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Thurs–Sat noon–8pm. Closed Mon. touch YBCA for occasions and admission to theater. Bus: five, nine, 14, 15, 30, or forty five. Streetcar: Powell or Montgomery. Outside the Yerba Buena heart for the humanities. © Ken Cedeno Yerba Buena Gardens ★ until you’re at Yerba Buena to capture a functionality, you’re likely to stopover at the 5-acre gardens, an excellent spot to sit back within the grass on a sunny day and take a look at structure, works of art, and a revolving sea of humanity. the main dramatic open air.
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An ultramodern facility within the Carneros District, the vineyard keeps a tasting room contained in the restored 1862 Press residence. the gorgeous stone-crafted room brims with wines, wine-related presents, and components. Tastings are $10 for a flight of 7 wines. you could take the self-guided travel any time in the course of working hours; their $20 “Carneros event” calls for a reservation and pairs 5 wines with a small plate of meals, together with cheeses. After tasting, seize your favourite bottle, a.
San Marzano tomato soup, curry fritto misto (lightly battered and fried apples, cauliflower, and fall squash served with curry salt and aioli), and a Caesar salad that can pay homage to Southern France with the addition of niçoise olives. Entrees may contain sautéed Scottish salmon with French eco-friendly lentils, root greens, bacon lardons, and mushroom sauce, or lamb loin with rosemary polenta, piquillo peppers, Swiss chard, and niçoise olive sauce. Don’t hesitate to reserve the white truffle and.
Sat–Sun 9am–2pm. Park Chalet: Mon–Thurs 9am–10pm; Fri 9am–11pm; Sat 8am–11pm; solar 8am–10pm; brunch Sat–Sun 11am–2pm. Bus: five, 18, 31, or 38. Streetcar: N. Cliff residence ★ CALIFORNIAN/SEAFOOD within the previous days (we’re speaking approach back), Cliff condominium used to be where to head for a romantic evening in town. these days, the made over San Francisco landmark caters regularly to travelers who arrive to take a gander on the Sutro Baths is still round the corner or dine on the transformed eating places. The extra formal (and.