Best operas in San Francisco

Check out the top operas in San Francisco, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
1. Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
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46 local reviews
1745 Folsom Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415 863-0620
Grocery Store
Brian
Rainbow has served San Francisco and the Bay Area since 1975. While they offer the widest selection of organi…
Pete
Iconic SF cooperatively owned grocery store. Incredible selection of produce, cheese, bulk goods. I love thi…
Jamey & Carole
An entirely unique place. A worker-owned cooperative grocery. They have every kind of whole-food, bulk, hard-t…
1. Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
1. Rainbow Grocery Cooperative
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46 local reviews
1745 Folsom Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415 863-0620
Brian
Brian
Rainbow has served San Francisco and the Bay Area since 1975. While they offer the widest selection of organic and locally sourced products…
Pete
Pete
Iconic SF cooperatively owned grocery store. Incredible selection of produce, cheese, bulk goods. I love this store. They don't sell meat…
Jamey & Carole
Jamey & Carole
An entirely unique place. A worker-owned cooperative grocery. They have every kind of whole-food, bulk, hard-to-find ingredient you could ev…
2. Arizmendi Bakery
2. Arizmendi Bakery
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30 local reviews
1331 9th Avenue, San Francisco
Opening soon
+1 415-566-3117
BakeryCafeRestaurant
Steve
A famous little cooperative bakery. There's outdoor seating and a special pizza option each day (in addition …
Paul
Cooperatively owned/operated with a mini-park for outdoor seating in good weather. Maybe the best vegetarian …
Ariel
Cooperative owned bakery, great stuff to go! Also their pizza is tasty.
2. Arizmendi Bakery
2. Arizmendi Bakery
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30 local reviews
1331 9th Avenue, San Francisco
Opening soon
+1 415-566-3117
Steve
Steve
A famous little cooperative bakery. There's outdoor seating and a special pizza option each day (in addition to baked goods galore)
Paul
Paul
Cooperatively owned/operated with a mini-park for outdoor seating in good weather. Maybe the best vegetarian pizza around and of course lot…
Ariel
Ariel
Cooperative owned bakery, great stuff to go! Also their pizza is tasty.
3. Arizmendi Bakery
3. Arizmendi Bakery
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27 local reviews
1268 Valencia Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-826-9218
BakeryRestaurantFood
Amy
Great pizza and baked goods. Cooperatively owned.
Jose
This cooperative bakery makes great breads, sweet breads, muffins and pizza, using fresh, quality ingredients…
Michael And Yesica
Only one type of Pizza per day but maybe the best slice of pizza you will ever have. Fresh baked bread, savory…
3. Arizmendi Bakery
3. Arizmendi Bakery
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27 local reviews
1268 Valencia Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-826-9218
Amy
Amy
Great pizza and baked goods. Cooperatively owned.
Jose
Jose
This cooperative bakery makes great breads, sweet breads, muffins and pizza, using fresh, quality ingredients.
Michael And Yesica
Michael And Yesica
Only one type of Pizza per day but maybe the best slice of pizza you will ever have. Fresh baked bread, savory and sweet items as well.
4. Musée Mécanique
4. Musée Mécanique
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18 local reviews
45 Sausalito - San Francisco Pier 41, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-346-2000
MuseumStorePoint of interest
Carl
From their website: One of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanic…
Siobhann
Special and weird: "one of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanic…
Kate
Huge collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and antique arcade machines in their original …
4. Musée Mécanique
4. Musée Mécanique
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18 local reviews
45 Sausalito - San Francisco Pier 41, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-346-2000
Carl
Carl
From their website: One of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and ant…
Siobhann
Siobhann
Special and weird: "one of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and ant…
Kate
Kate
Huge collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and antique arcade machines in their original working condition. (You can pl…
5. Other Avenues Grocery Cooperative
5. Other Avenues Grocery Cooperative
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19 local reviews
3930 Judah Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-661-7475
Liquor storeGrocery or supermarketHealth
Kevin & Esther
Big cooperative grocery store, sells lots of eco-responsible goods, bulk food items (great cereals, grains, be…
Sarah
This local cooperative food store has lots of variety of foods (no meat) and has been here for 40 years! It's …
Kevin & Esther
Big cooperative grocery store, sells lots of eco-responsible goods, bulk food items (great cereals, grains, be…
5. Other Avenues Grocery Cooperative
5. Other Avenues Grocery Cooperative
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19 local reviews
3930 Judah Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-661-7475
Kevin & Esther
Kevin & Esther
Big cooperative grocery store, sells lots of eco-responsible goods, bulk food items (great cereals, grains, beans, spices, etc.), fresh orga…
Sarah
Sarah
This local cooperative food store has lots of variety of foods (no meat) and has been here for 40 years! It's a great place to get specialty…
Kevin & Esther
Kevin & Esther
Big cooperative grocery store, sells lots of eco-responsible goods, bulk food items (great cereals, grains, beans, spices, etc.), fresh orga…
6. Cable Car Museum
6. Cable Car Museum
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28 local reviews
1201 Mason Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-474-1887
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Henry
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Fran…
Stefan
Beautiful museum and operations center for the historic cable cars operating in San Francisco (free of charge)…
Jason
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Fran…
6. Cable Car Museum
6. Cable Car Museum
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28 local reviews
1201 Mason Street, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-474-1887
Henry
Henry
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Francisco, the cable car system fo…
Stefan
Stefan
Beautiful museum and operations center for the historic cable cars operating in San Francisco (free of charge).
Jason
Jason
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Francisco, the cable car system fo…
7. San Francisco Opera
7. San Francisco Opera
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3 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
+1 415-864-3330
Point of interestEstablishment
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the …
Ty
Only place to see opera in San Francisco
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the …
7. San Francisco Opera
7. San Francisco Opera
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3 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
+1 415-864-3330
Melanie
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the mezzanine at intermission. S…
Ty
Ty
Only place to see opera in San Francisco
Melanie
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the mezzanine at intermission. S…
8. Caffe Trieste
8. Caffe Trieste
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11 local reviews
601 Vallejo Street, San Francisco
Open now
+1 415-982-2605
CafeFoodStore
Yuca
One the oldest original small Italian coffee houses in San Francisco. Sometime on Saturday afternoons they ha…
Joseph
Classic North Beach cafe where they sing opera on Saturday afternoons. Original home to many of the Beat Gene…
Greg
Old school bohemian coffee institution. Not fancy but has history. Eclectic regulars make it memorable. My wif…
8. Caffe Trieste
8. Caffe Trieste
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11 local reviews
601 Vallejo Street, San Francisco
Open now
+1 415-982-2605
Yuca
Yuca
One the oldest original small Italian coffee houses in San Francisco. Sometime on Saturday afternoons they have an opera singer. A great pl…
Joseph
Joseph
Classic North Beach cafe where they sing opera on Saturday afternoons. Original home to many of the Beat Generation.
Greg
Greg
Old school bohemian coffee institution. Not fancy but has history. Eclectic regulars make it memorable. My wife calls this the outpatient cl…
9. Stern Grove Festival
9. Stern Grove Festival
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23 local reviews
Sloat Boulevard, San Francisco
+1 415-252-6252
Point of interestEstablishment
Sergei
Free concerts here every Sunday during the summer! Everything from opera to rock; always a diverse program. Ge…
Alek
Experience world-class symphony, opera, dance, world music and more in an unparalleled outdoor setting. The ne…
Phil
Free Summertime outdoor concerts every Sunday!
9. Stern Grove Festival
9. Stern Grove Festival
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23 local reviews
Sloat Boulevard, San Francisco
+1 415-252-6252
Sergei
Sergei
Free concerts here every Sunday during the summer! Everything from opera to rock; always a diverse program. Get there early - you can walk f…
Alek
Alek
Experience world-class symphony, opera, dance, world music and more in an unparalleled outdoor setting. The newly renovated concert meadow i…
Phil
Phil
Free Summertime outdoor concerts every Sunday!
10. War Memorial Opera House
10. War Memorial Opera House
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6 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-621-6600
Point of interestEstablishment
Carole
Ballet and other performances Opera
Laura
The only place for Opera and other entertainment
Natasha
Both Opera (June - December) and Ballet (December-May) houses stage world-class performances.
10. War Memorial Opera House
10. War Memorial Opera House
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6 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
Closed now
+1 415-621-6600
Carole
Carole
Ballet and other performances Opera
Laura
Laura
The only place for Opera and other entertainment
Natasha
Natasha
Both Opera (June - December) and Ballet (December-May) houses stage world-class performances.