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Chinatown

Grant Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94108
+1 888-212-3203
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San Francisco Chinatown Walking Tour with Optional Lunch
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Chinatown and North Beach Night Walking Tour
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This electric neighborhood of 100,000 people is not to be missed, and it's not hard to find: listen for the clack of mahjongg tiles and nose out the salty spicy squid.
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good38%
  • Average24%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“dim sum” (144 reviews)
“chinese food” (101 reviews)
“grant street” (84 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Grant Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94108
Chinatown
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+1 888-212-3203
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Reviewed yesterday

Lots of little shops with souvenir type items, Asian clothing. Honestly, I would have rather spent our limited time doing something else. But first trip to the city so we hit all the tourist spots. We didn't eat here.

Thank JDfromTX
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ce here as the tram stops outside Chinatown found a nice pretty st with the red Chinese lamps, here you will find it's busy but the shops are a bit tacky, if you like Chinese food this is the place nice to look around for...More

Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Good atmosphere lot's of hustle and bustle things to see and look at, not many coffee shop stops but Italy runs straight on from China and there are coffee and Ice cream shops there

Thank Claire D
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had such fun walking down the streets of china town. Very safe, shoping is good people are nice. Kids and i discovered many new things about Chinese culture. We try different foods, drink tea try there pastry discover and connect with young and old...More

Thank european0101
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Suggest you do this during the weekdays as the weekends are packed with tourists. Top Chinatown with the lower 48 - shops, restaurants and street vendors. Don't waste your time with Americanized Chinese food, head to Jackson Street and try the real thing - most...More

Thank Flyby0161
Reviewed 4 days ago

Worth a walk through but no more than an hour or two unless you're having a meal here. We found a few interesting souvenirs but all shops seemed to have the same items. Even the Dragon's Gate entrance at the intersection of Grant and Bush...More

Thank RCSColumbus
Reviewed 4 days ago

This section of the city f SFP gives you a separate feeling and is not harmoniusto the rest of the city. Disctinnctly far east with its Chinese pagoda shaped buildings, the soup and noodle eateries, Chinese items, and lightings, this shoud not be missed. Use...More

Thank Samit B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We walked down from the cable car museum to China Town (2 blocks). Just what we expected. Lots of stores selling the same stuff. Didn't expect all the dried seafood though. Weird smell and expensive.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots of shops for souvenirs. Lots of places to choose where to eat at. Streets are very small with lots of hills

Thank dcolon26
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I didn't like Chinatown. It lacked atmosphere and the shopping wasn't anything special. Bit of a snooze really.

Thank PeterPilt
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Chinatown
As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's
Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique
neighbourhood decorated with colourful shops, historic
streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs
awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on
dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who
gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or
practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands,
...More
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Artfornodriving
19 February 2017|
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Response from ed o | Reviewed this property |
portsmouth square public park bathrooms in china town are very clean and safe from my experience.
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tlhjar
3 October 2016|
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Response from paull2002 | Reviewed this property |
Here's the thing about San Francisco. If someone in your group has difficulty walking you need to research the bus system which is quite comprehensive. It can take you where you want to go. Embarcadero is a nice area to... More
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xsv_66
21 August 2016|
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Response from AllieOops69 | Reviewed this property |
I usually ask to be dropped off at the 'dragon gate' at the bottom of the hill, then walk up past the shops and restaurants. I'm unsure of the name of the street, but all taxi and Uber drivers know where it is. I would give... More
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