Best of the Bay 2019

Best of the Bay 2019: Food & Drink winners

Best of the Bay imagery by Identafire

48 Hills is proud to host the 44th edition of the Bay Guardian Best of the Bay! Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to the thousands of readers who voted this year. See more categories at www.48hills.org/bestofthebay

BEST OVERALL RESTAURANT
MIKKELLER
34 Mason, SF.
www.mikkellerbar.com

BEST NEW RESTAURANT
THE PAWN SHOP
993 Mission, SF.
www.thepawnshopsf.com

BEST RESTAURANT SERVICE
ZUNI CAFE
1958 Market,SF.
www.zunicafe.com

BEST BUDGET RESTAURANT
TU LAN
8 Sixth St., SF
(415) 626-0927

BEST ROMANTIC RESTAURANT
DA FLORA
701 Columbus, SF.
www.daflora.com

BEST LATE-NIGHT RESTAURANT
NOPA
560 Divisadero, SF.
www.nopasf.com

BEST FOOD TRUCK
SEÑOR SISIG
www.senorsisig.com

BEST FARMERS’ MARKET
FERRY PLAZA
www.cuesa.org

BEST VEGETARIAN
SOULEY VEGAN
301 Broadway, Oakl.
www.souleyvegan.com

BEST PIZZA
TIE
GOLDEN BOY
542 Green, SF.
www.goldenboypizza.com
TONY’S PIZZA NAPOLETANO
1570 Stockton, SF.
www.tonyspizzanapoletano.com

BEST BURRITO
EL FAROLITO
Various locations
www.elfarolitosf.com

BEST SANDWICHES
RHEA’S DELI
800 Valencia, SF.
(415) 282-5255

BEST BURGER
WESBURGER ‘N MORE
2240 Mission, SF.
www.wesburgernmore.com

BEST BBQ
4505 Burgers & BBQ
705 Divisadero, SF.
www.4505burgersandbbq.com

BEST SUSHI
ICHI SUSHI
3369 Mission, SF.
www.ichisushi.com

BEST RAMEN
SLURP
469 Castro, SF.
710 Commercial, SF.
(415) 553-6633

BEST CHINESE
SAN TUNG
1031 Irving, SF.
(415) 242-0828

BEST ITALIAN
VEGA
419 Cortland Ave, SF.
www.vegapizzaf.com

BEST INDIAN
UDUPI PALACE
1007 Valencia, SF.
(415) 970-8000

BEST MEDITERRANEAN
Beit Rima
138 Church, SF.
www.beitrimasf.com

BEST MEXICAN
PUERTO ALEGRE
546 Valencia, SF.
www.puertoalegresf.net

BEST BRUNCH
JUST FOR YOU CAFE
732 22nd Street, SF.
www.justforyoucafe.com

BEST ICE CREAM
MITCHELL’S ICE CREAM
688 San Jose Ave., SF.
www.mitchellsicecream.com

BEST CAFE
SIMPLE PLEASURES
3434 Balboa, SF.
(415) 387-4022

BEST BAKERY
THOROUGH BREAD
248 Church, SF.
www.thoroughbreadandpastry.com

BEST CHOCOLATIER
DANDELION
740 Valencia, SF.
www.dandelionchocolate.com

BEST OVERALL BAR
MADRONE ART BAR
500 Divisadero, SF.
www.madroneartbar.com

BEST DIVE BAR
LUCKY 13
2140 Market, SF.
(415) 487-1313

BEST SWANKY BAR
NOIR LOUNGE
581 Hayes
www.noir-sf.com

BEST SINGLES BAR
MADRONE ART BAR
500 Divisadero, SF.
www.madroneartbar.com

BEST SPORTS BAR
HI-TOPS
2247 Market, SF.
www.hi-topssf.com

BEST GAY BAR
JOLENE’S
2700 16th St., SF.
www.jolenessf.com

BEST WINE BAR
TIE
SCOPO DIVINO
2800 California, SF.
www.scopodivino.com
THE WINE JAR
1870 Fillmore
www.winejar-sf.com

BEST BAR STAFF
HOLY WATER
309 Cortland, SF.
www.holywatersf.com

Best of the Bay 2019: Shopping winners

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48 Hills is proud to host the 44th edition of the Bay Guardian Best of the Bay! Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to the thousands of readers who voted this year. See more categories at www.48hills.org/bestofthebay

BEST OVERALL STORE
WHEN MODERN WAS
40237 24th St., SF.
www.whenmodernwas.com

BEST STORE STAFF
FOG CITY NEWS
455 Market, SF.
www.fogcitynews.com

BEST BOOKSTORE
GREEN APPLE BOOKS
506 Clement, SF.
www.greenapplebooks.com

BEST COMIC BOK STORE
ISOTOPE COMICS
326 Fell, SF.
www.isotopecomics.com

BEST RECORD STORE
AMOEBA
1855 Haight, SF.
www.amoeba.com

BEST GROCERY STORE
RAINBOW CO-OP
1745 Folsom, SF.
www.rainbow.coop

BEST CANNABIS DISPENSARY
THE GREEN CROSS
4218 Mission, SF.
www.thegreencross.org

BEST WOMENS’ CLOTHING STORE
AMBIANCE
Various locations
www.ambiancesf.com

BEST MENS’ CLOTHING STORE
SUI GENERIS
2231 Market, SF.
www.suigenerisconsignment.com

BEST STORE FOR KIDS
MONKEI MILES
1601 Irving, SF.
(415) 650-3031

BEST JEWELER
JANE NAIMARK/
TICKYTACKY HANDMADE
www.etsy.com/shop/tickytackyhandmade

BEST FLEA MARKET
ALEMANY
100 Alemany Blvd., SF.

BEST VINTAGE/THRIFT STORE
RELIC VINTAGE
1605 Haight, SF.
www.relicvintagesf.com

BEST SHOE STORE
ON THE RUN
1310 Ninth Ave., SF.
www.ontherunshoes.com

BEST HARDWARE STORE
COLE HARDWARE
Various locations
www.colehardware.com

BEST BIKE SHOP
BOX DOG BIKES
494 14th St., SF.
www.boxdogbikes.com

BEST PET GOODS STORE
JEFFREY’S
284 Noe, SF.
1841 Powell, SF.
www.jeffreyspets.com

BEST GIFT SHOP
SHHH SECRET SHOP
815 Geary, SF.
www.shhhsecretshop.com

BEST PLACE TO BUY EYEWEAR
VEO OPTICS
Various locations
www.veooptics.com

BEST SWEETS SHOP
CHOCOLATE COVERED
4069 24th St., SF.
www.chocolatecoveredsf.com

Best of the Bay 2019: Arts & Entertainment winners

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48 Hills is proud to host the 44th edition of the Bay Guardian Best of the Bay! Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to the thousands of readers who voted this year. See more categories at www.48hills.org/bestofthebay

BEST MOVIE THEATER
CASTRO THEATRE
429 Castro, SF.
www.castrotheatre.com

BEST MUSEUM
SF MOMA
151 Third St., SF.
www.sfmoma.org

BEST ART GALLERY
HAIGHT STREET ART CENTER
215 Haight, SF.
www.haightstreetart.org

BEST DANCE COMPANY
RAWDANCE
www.rawdance.org

BEST THEATER COMPANY
SF NEO-FUTURISTS
www.sfneofuturists.com

BEST PERFORMANCE SPACE
PIANOFIGHT
144 Taylor, SF.
www.pianofight.com

BEST ARTS FESTIVAL
LITQUAKE
www.litquake.org

BEST RECORD LABEL
RATSKIN RECORDS
www.ratskin.org

BEST BAND
THE SAM CHASE & THE UNTRADITIONALS
www.thesamchase.com

BEST DJ
DAVID HARNESS
www.davidharness.com

BEST LIVE MUSIC VENUE
THE CHAPEL
777 Valencia, SF.
www.thechapelsf.com

BEST NIGHTCLUB
DNA LOUNGE
375 11th St., SF.
www.dnalounge.com

BEST QUEER NIGHTCLUB
THE STUD
399 Ninth St., SF.
www.studsf.com

BEST DANCE PARTY
NON STOP BHANGRA
www.nonstopbhangra.com

BEST QUEER DANCE PARTY
SWAGGER LIKE US
www.swaggersf.com

BEST JAZZ CLUB
BLACK CAT
400 Eddy, SF.
www.blackcatsf.com

BEST TRIVIA NIGHT
BIG QUEER PUBQUIZ
www.facebook.com/bigqueerpubquiz

BEST KARAOKE
THE MINT
1942 Market, SF.
www.themint.net

BEST DRAG SHOW
MOTHER AT OASIS
298 11th St., SF
www.oasissf.com

BEST DRAG QUEEN
JUANITA MORE
www.juanitamore.com

BEST BURLESQUE
HUBBA HUBBA REVUE
www.dnalounge.com

BEST COMEDY VENUE
THE PUNCHLINE
444 Battery, SF.
www.punchlinecomedyclub.com

BEST COMEDIAN
NATO GREEN
www.natogreen.com

BEST OPEN MIC NIGHT
THE RIPTIDE
3639 Taraval, SF.
www.riptidesf.com

BEST STRIP CLUB
THE GOLD CLUB
650 Howard, SF.
www.goldclubsf.com

Best of the Bay 2019: City Living winners

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48 Hills is proud to host the 44th edition of the Bay Guardian Best of the Bay! Congratulations to all the winners, and thank you to the thousands of readers who voted this year. See more categories at www.48hills.org/bestofthebay

BEST STREET FAIR
FOLSOM STREET FAIR
www.folsomstreetevents.org

BEST HOTEL
PHOENIX HOTEL
601 Eddy, SF.
www.phoenixsf.com

BEST TOUR
TIE
SAN FRANCISCO GHOST HUNT
www.sfghosthunt.com
SMALL CAR, BIG TIME
www.smallcarbigtimetours.com

BEST KIDS’ VENUE
EXPLORATORIUM
Pier 15, SF
www.exploratorium.edu

BEST POLITICIAN
HILLARY RONEN

BEST NONPROFIT
CREATIVITY EXPLORED
3245 16th St., SF.
www.creativityexplored.org

BEST LOCAL WEBSITE
BROKE-ASS STUART
www.brokeassstuart.com

BEST RADIO STATION
KALW 97.1
www.kalw.org

BEST TATTOO PARLOR
IDLE HAND
575 Haight, SF.
www.idlehandsf.com

BEST ANIMAL RESCUE
TIE
ROCKET DOG RESCUE
3561 Foothill Blvd, Oak.
www.rocketdogrescue.org
MUTTVILLE
255 Alabama, SF.
www.muttville.org

BEST DOG WALKERS
DOG TALES
www.dogtalesunleashed.com

BEST DOG GROOMERS
VIP GROOMING/SCRUB CLUB
4299 24th St., SF.
www.vipgroomingsf.com

BEST ALTERNATIVE HEALING
NICKI BONFILIO
3150 18th St., #50, SF.
www.nickibonfilio.com

BEST PLUMBING
HEISE’S PLUMBING
260 Ocean, SF.
www.heisesplumbing.com

BEST ELECTRICIAN
PAURIC ELECTRIC
www.thesfelectrician.com

BEST MOVING SERVICE
DELANCEY STREET MOVERS
www.delanceystreetfoundation.org

BEST HOUSE CLEANERS
LA COLECTIVA
www.lacolectivasf.com

BEST AUTO MECHANICS
PAT’S GARAGE
1090 26th St., SF.
www.patsgarage.com

BEST BICYCLE REPAIR
VALENCIA CYCLERY
1077 Valencia, SF.
www.valenciacyclery.com

BEST TAILOR
AL’S ATTIRE
1300 Grant Ave., SF.
www.alsattire.com

BEST SALON
TIE
GINGER RUBIO
600 Shotwell, SF.
www.gingerrubio.com
GLAMARAMA
Various locations
www.glamarama.com

BEST SPA
KABUKI HOT SPRINGS
1750 Geary, SF.
www.kabukisprings.com

BEST FITNESS/GYM
DIAKADI
290 Division, SF.
www.diakadi.life

BEST TRAINER
TIE
ACE MORGAN
www.acemorganfitness.com
SEBASTIAN GRUBB
www.sebastian.fit

BEST YOGA STUDIO
Mission Yoga
2390 Mission, #200, SF
www.missionyoga.com