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Location: 1466 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA
An accommodating restaurant with a very relaxed atmosphere in the Haight that has big booths, lots of capacity, high ceilings, and generously portioned meals. We like it best for breakfast, when it di...
Location: 5546 Geary Blvd., San Francisco, CA
Gaspare's has been servin' up pizza pies for nearly a quarter of a century. Besides the famous pizza, it also offers variety of pasta dishes, veal, chicken, calamari, and vegetarian dishes. Check out ...
Location: Pier 39, Building Q-1, Beach St. at The Embracadero, San Francisco, CA
Yes, it's a theme restaurant, but at least the days of snarling doormen blocking entry to the uncool are over. Now the Hard Rock is friendlier than a new puppy, and the staff trip over each other tryi...
Location: 3138 Noriega Street, San Francisco, CA
This San Francisco favorite has been dishing up wacky ice cream flavors since 1955 - over 500 flavors, in fact. Try the American Beauty if you've ever wondered what a rose would taste like. If you're ...
Location: 1315 18th Street, San Francisco, CA
Farley's Coffee Shop, a favorite Potrero Hill hangout, is host to the annual Pet Fest the last weekend in October.
Location: 688 San Jose Avenue, San Francisco, CA
Mitchell's makes ice cream so good it draws customers from all over the city. Fresh, homemade, and available in every flavor your kids have ever fantasized about, including a virtual bouquet of...
Location: 2257 Market Street, San Francisco, CA
For many San Franciscans, and folks way beyond, Peet's is the only synonym for coffee. Many parents have a routine of kicking off the day with their Peet's brew. (And kids get a kick out of the yummy ...
Location: 4226 Piedmont Ave, Oakland, CA
Fentons Creamery is known for its ice-cream and classic soda fountain, but the store also offers a selection of sandwiches and salads.
Location: 55 Nursery Way, South San Francisco, CA
Dragonfly Designs brings the creativity of jewelry making to a location of the client's choice with age appropriate jewelry making birthday parties, after school classes, and camps during Winte...
Location: 4400 Keller Avenue, Suite 410, Oakland, CA
Play Cafe is an indoor play space and cafe in Oakland, which offers unsupervised play areas for children that include a theater, supermarket, and carpenter's workshop; special performances and ...
Location: San Francisco, CA
MacArthur Park is best known for its generous barbecue offerings, such as oakwood smoked baby back ribs, and mesquite grilled fish and chicken. We also like the fresh homestyle vegetable...
Location: 560 Powell Street, San Francisco, CA
Roxanne's is a haven for families seeking relief from the busy Union Square scene. A quaint little cafe just uphill from all those shoppers, it's quiet, charming, and tolerant of visitor...
Location: 100 Carl Street, San Francisco, CA
One of the more accommodating restaurants in Cole Valley, this corner crepery has tables spilling out the door. Even if outdoor seating isn't available, you won't mind going inside where the setting i...
Location: 200 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA
A cozy cafe in Mill Valley with yummy baked goods, a large menu, and lots of great light. It gets crowded on the weekend for breakfast and brunch, but parents can enjoy a cup of coffee on the porch wh...