BAKERIES

Victoria Pastry Co.

Victoria Pastry Company has been serving Italian delicacies in North Beach since 1914

700 Filbert Street
Daily from 7am to 7pm
Sundays 8am to 7pm

Dianda's Almond Torte

Dianda’s Italian American Bakery in the Mission District touts that they are the home of the Italian Rum Cake, but don’t miss the almond tart.  Be sure to buy extra for your family back home.

2883 Mission Street
Mon – Sat: 6:00am – 6:00pm
Sun: 7:00am – 5:00pm

Tartine Sticky Bun

Winner of the James Beard Award for Pastry Chef, Tartine Bakery is worth seeking out if you are in the Mission District. 

600 Guerrero Street
Monday 8am-7pm,  Tuesday, Wednesday 7:30am-7pm,  Thursday, Friday 7:30am-8pm and Saturday, Sunday 8am-8pm

Mission Pie

Sweet or savory, you can’t go wrong at Mission Pie.  Dine in on a slice or take out a whole pie, but leave room for seconds.

2901 Mission Street The Mission
Monday7am-2pm Tuesday – Fri 7am-10pm
Saturday8am-10pm
Sunday9am-10pm

Mr. Holmes Bakehouse

Looking for something different?  Try the cruffins or boozy donuts at Mr. Holmes Bakehouse 

1042 Larkin in Lower Nob Hill
M-Th 7am to 2:30pm Friday 7am to 1pm Saturday and Sunday 8am to 1pm

Pinkies Bakery

Pinkies is a tiny little bakery South of Market best known for its cakes.  Their carrot cake, bear claws and ginger cookies aren’t bad either.

1196 Folsom Street
M-F 6am to 3pm Saturday and Sunday 7am to 3pm

Mochi at Benkyodo

Suyeichi Okamura opened Benkyodo in 1906. It was one of the first businesses in Japantown.  Don’t be fooled by the diner appearance of the place, their mochi and manju are top quality. All of their mochi and manju are made by hand daily, on the premises.

1747 Buchanan Street
Monday thru Saturday 8am to 5pm

Cookie Love

Cookie Love, at 1488 Pine is exactly that!  Try the double chocolate cherry, but a mixed dozen is even better!

1488 Pine Street Polk Gulch
Mon-Thurs: 11am-7pm
Fri-Sat: 11am-9pm
Sun: closed

ICE CREAM

San Franciscan’s are passionate about their ice cream.  Choosing one maker over another can be the end of great friendships. We present these to you without comment, as to do so would cause us great harm.

Humphry Slocombe

Humphry Slocombe

Best Seller:  Secret Breakfast

2790 Harrison in The Mission Hours 12pm to 11pm

The Ferry Building Hours 8am to 8pm

Mitchell's Ice Cream

Mitchell’s Ice Cream

Best Seller: Mango

29th and San Jose in The Mission
11am to 11pm

BiRite

BiRite Creamery

Best Seller: Sticky Chewy Chocolate

3692 18th Street The Mission Saturday 11am to 11pm all other days 11am to 10pm

550 Divisidero NOPA, Alamo Square 9am to 9pm

Mr. and Mrs. Miscellaneous

Mr. and Mrs. Miscellaneous

Flavors are constantly changing

699 2nd Street Dogpath, Potrero Hill Neighborhoods
Wed to Sat 11:30am to 6pm Sunday 11:30am to 5pm

Joe's Ice Cream

Joe’s Ice Cream

Try the Irish Coffee or the Wasabi

5420 Geary Street Inner Richmond
Weekdays 11am to 10pm Weekends 11am to 11pm

Marco Polo

Marco Polo Ice Cream is a small shop serving Italian ice cream in a variety of Asian-inspired flavors.

1447 Taraval Parkside
M-F 12pm to 10pm
S&S 11am to 10pm

Polly Ann

Polly Ann

Can’t decide?  Spin the Wheel

3138 Noriega Outer Sunset

M-Th 12:00pm to 9:30pm Friday and Saturday 11:00am to 10:00pm Sunday 11:00am to 9:30 pm

Swensen's

Swensen’s

Been around so long your parents ate here

1199 Hyde Street Russian Hill
Sun thru Thu 12pm to 10pm Fri & Sat 12pm to 11pm