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Considered to be the Champs Elysees of the city, this grand street is filled with shops, hotels, and, along the way, remarkable architecture.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good39%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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Market Street, San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Market Street is not the Champs Elysees in Paris, that city great processional street of elegances and expensive shopping. That’s not to say that San Francisco’s Market is not elegant with handsome buildings, but what it has in great quantity is the sense of being...More

Thank Jmc5606903
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a wonderful street to stroll through to experience some of the ambiance of SF. The architecture along the street is wonderful and there are numerous photo-ops. When you reach the part of the street where a lot of homeless folks live, turn back,...More

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 21 June 2017

San Francisco has changed a lot in the last 20 years. Many more homeless on the streets, but Market Street is worth a walk to take in the architecture and the local vibes.

Thank Klugeco
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

This is the one of the best parts of SF ! :) you can walk on market st starting from ferry building till Twitter's HQ !

Thank Jasoor R
Reviewed 31 May 2017

Whether you're a tourist checking out the sites or doing some serious shopping, this is an interesting place to go. You can find food and interesting sites, people watch or shop. The cable car starts at Powell Street and heads to Fisherman's Wharf at Market...More

Thank UStravelmaxx
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Its got cable cars, malls, good outlets, food and all you would expect, but begging and rough sleepers are everywhere. It not in your face pestering but everyone is a veteran and hungry! Street entertainment occurs at the Union square end and helps the time...More

Thank Julian E
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Be aware of where you are when you read reviews of this street. Around union square yes there is good shopping and the cable car turnaround but even there people are sleeping on the street. And vomiting. Walk southwest (towards City Hall) and stores are...More

4  Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Beautiful buildings on this street. Public transportation availabe to the Embarcadero and those souvenir shops.

Thank U1062GTjenniferm
Reviewed 30 April 2017

The high rise buildings are unique and very architecturally stimulating, however, the roads are traveled by many and the glass does fall during an earthquake. That is something that you have to consider when in SanFrancisco on foot and in a car

Thank zaahaabi
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I think this is the longest street in San Francisco. It pierces the city and stretches from the fabulous Ferry Bldg. up and over Twin Peaks. So it covers a lot of ground. Some important and monumental buildings along the way. Some cafes and restaurants....More

Thank Thomas V
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