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Chinatown

Locals say

What it’s like:
Historic · Vibrant · Quiet
Known for:
Waterfront · Parks · Bookstores

Tips from locals

Gustav Alexander
Gustav Alexander
September 22, 2019
Built near Portsmouth Square, the historic heart of San Francisco, Chinatown is the oldest and one of the largest in the United States. The entrance to Chinatown at Grant Avenue and Bush Street is called the "Dragon's Gate." Inside are 24 blocks of hustle and bustle, most of it taking place along…
Eugene
Eugene
September 19, 2019
A trip to Chinatown is also a must go place in San Francisco.
Mary
Mary
August 18, 2019
Another great tourist neighborhood. Try dim sum (before 2pm).
Boris And Natalie
Boris And Natalie
July 08, 2019
Most major cities have a Chinatown, but San Francisco has four and the one on Grant Avenue is the biggest Chinatown outside of Asia as well as being the oldest in North America. The town is so big that is encompasses two hospitals, various parks and draws more visitors each year than the Golden Gate…
Robert & Rose
Robert & Rose
July 03, 2019
is the oldest Chinatown in North America and the largest Chinese enclave outside Asia.

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San Francisco, CA
Chinatown