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San Francisco City Insider Tour with Optional Bay Cruise and Ferry to Sausalito
"You’ll be picked up from your downtown or Fisherman’s Wharf hotel in San Francisco and taken on a 4- to 5-hour city tour aboard a comfortable minivan. Your guide will show you must-see attractions such as Union Square Chinatown Haight-Ashbury Twin Peaks and North Beach and will also take you to off the beaten path places offering you a unique experience of the city from a local’s perspective. Your tour is semi-customizable so you can request places you’d like to see. Simply let your guide know which attractions you'd like to stop at to enjoy photo opportunities. If option selected
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San Francisco City Morning Tour
"Join us and explore the beauty of San Francisco know the history come across neighborhoods and appreciate its outstanding views and sights. Our knowledgeable and experienced guides provide a fun and comprehensive look into the culture and history of the City by the Bay.Highlights include (subject to change):
From $59.00
San Francisco City and Muir Woods Trip with Optional Bay Cruise or Ferry to Sausalito
"In the morning after pickup from hotels in downtown San Francisco or Fisherman’s Wharf by minibus or a 13-passenger van guests will be driven to Muir Woods. Guests will be given two hours to explore and gaze up into the forest's canopy surrounded by Coastal Redwood Sequoia trees and stroll along the mostly flat valley floor along Redwood Creek or get an aerobic workout climbing the paths up the valley slopes to look out at the tops of some of the tallest trees in the world. In the afternoon your San Francisco tour starts with an exploration of the city’s top sights from Union Square and Chinatown to Twin Peaks and Haight-Ashbury. See the neighborhood of North Beach
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The Stinking Rose Restaurant

'We Season Our Garlic With Food!'That's the restaurant's motto and you kinda get the idea....everything that we ordered tasted Great but we especially loved the garlic in olive oil that was superb...
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Aug 26, 2002

The Stinking Rose is an odd...

The Stinking Rose is an odd place. Everything smells of garlic and so will you if you go there. It's on Columbus Avenue between Chinatown and Little Italy. I think it is on the 300 block (side of the...
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Aug 26, 2002

The Stinking Rose

A friend recommended this restaurant to me and I would highly pass on the recommendation. My sister and I went to this eclectic and unique Italian restaurant. We split a great bottle of reasonably...
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Mar 29, 2006

The Stinking Rose (italian);...

The Stinking Rose (italian); kitaro (japanese cheap but good sushi); nob hill cafe (italian); cafe du nord; cafe riggio (italian); crispy cream (amazing donut shop in union city, yes it is a bit far...
Aug 25, 2002

The Stinking Rose

The ambience is relaxed and is probably inspired by an Italian theme. Service is very proficient, the tables are slightly small though! There is a really cool quote on the menu that states :"We season...
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Aug 04, 2007

The Stinking Rose

We had read and heard a lot about The Stinking Rose, and were very excited to try it. We even stopped in Gilroy during our vacation, so you know garlic is a big deal to us! It's low key, expensive,...
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Oct 11, 2007

The Stinking Rose

Well, it literally stinks from the garlic that they serve, but overall it is an average experience.Food - badHad their panzanella salad, which consisted of tomato, onion, rostini, pine nut and garlic...
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Dec 18, 2007

The Stinking Rose

One of the best restaurants in the San Fransisco area...I have been here many times and each time the food is the best and the service is outstanding , I would recommend that you make it a must eat...
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Jun 26, 2015

The Stinking Rose

We went here on a whim, had heard nothing about it beforehand. WOW! Lovers of garlic and good food should definitely make a stop here. It was packed and we arrived just in time to be seated so I...
Aug 29, 2004

The Stinking Rose

The motto of The Stinking Rose: We spice our garlic with food! And that is what they actually do. Located up in North Beach, close to Chinatown entry, I would recomment The Stinking Rose to everyone...
Jun 03, 2004

The Stinking Rose

Excellent service. Excellent food. Wine is expensive here. Food prices where reasonable. $12.00 to $26.00 Lamb shank was $16.75. Lasagna was very good.Make reservations. Check out their Web site...
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Sep 17, 2003

The Stinking Rose

A must for garlic lovers. They have garlic everything. And it's all yummy! Bagna Calda. a perfect appetizer for 2.
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Nov 28, 2007
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North Beach

Beach Blanket Babylon Musical Revue Steve Silver's Beach Blanket Babylon was recommended to us by two friends independently. one currently living in San Francisco and the other had just returned from...
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Beach Blanket Babylon

While staying in San Franscico they were advertising and I watched a mini documentary of Beach Blanket Babylon. I was amused at the costumes and the huge hats or wigs the actors have to wear and then...
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I've been to many cultural areas, but I would have to say this is a first for me to see. You go to some towns and they might have a historical building or two, but I was amazed how many beautiful...
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Washington Square Park

There's a time capsule in Washington Square Park at the base of the Benjamin Franklin Monument. Initially placed in 1879, but the original contents were dug up in 1979. New materials replaced them for...
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Transamerica Pyramid Center

Located off Montgomery Street on ground level is the visitor center and gift store. It includes historical displays Chronicling the Pyramid from Conception to its Importance to the Skyline today,...
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Cable Car Museum

The inventor of the cable car, Andrew Hallidie came to the US in 1852 from England. He worked as a blacksmith and surveyor in the gold fields of California. At the age of 19, he designed and built...
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Getting to The Stinking Rose


325 Columbus Ave., San Francisco, CA 94133


  • Sunday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Monday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Tuesday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Wednesday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Thursday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Friday 11:30 to 22:00
  • Saturday 11:30 to 22:00