Explore: Waxman’s

Waxman’s in San Francisco’s historic Ghirardelli Square is under the culinary direction of Berkeley born-and-raised chef: Jonathan Waxman, and restaurateur Howard Greenstone. The eponymous restaurant’s menu highlights the Bay Area’s seasonality and ingredients in simply prepared California- and Italian-inspired dishes. Waxman’s offers a menu of ingredient-driven pastas, wood roasted farm stand vegetables, meats and fish and fresh salads featuring local bounty. The menu will reflect what Northern California farmers and purveyors have in season each day. Waxman’s contains a few distinctive dining areas from warm and casual to stylish and elegant, as well as an all season partially covered outdoor dining room.

Tuesday-Thursday | 5:30pm-10pm, Friday-Saturday| 5:30pm-11pm, Monday Closed, Bar Opens Daily at 4:30pm
(415) 636-9700

Explore: The Pub at Ghirardelli Square

The Pub made Thrillist’s “8 Best Bar and Restaurant Openings from February”! Check out the Thrillist article here!

Nestled just below San Francisco’s historical Ghirardelli Square and overlooking the San Francisco Bay, The Pub offers all of the American classics, delicious BBQ and late night dining. Come enjoy The Pub’s new interior, updated menu items, and late night dining until 1:30am! The Pub also offers a wide range of cocktails – including one of the best Bloody Mary’s in town, and a great selection of beers on tap. Be sure to stop by for brunch every Saturday/Sunday from 10AM-2PM with bottomless mimosas.

Monday–Saturday | 11:30am–1:30am, Sunday | 10am–1:30am
415.351.0500

Explore: History

Ghirardelli Square, considered the first successful adaptive reuse project in the country, has a history that spans more than a century and covers three continents. This specialty retail and dining complex, housing shops and restaurants, was originally a chocolate factory established by Domenico “Domingo” Ghirardelli.

Explore: Ghirardelli Chocolate

Ghirardelli Chocolate Company is a manufacturer and marketer of premium chocolate products. Incorporated in 1852 and the country’s longest continuously operating chocolate manufacturer, Ghirardelli has established its position as America’s Premium Chocolate Company. Be sure to visit the Original Ghirardelli Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop, where you can view chocolate manufacturing equipment, indulge in Hot Fudge Sundaes, and sample one of our famous SQUARES™ chocolates. Don’t miss our other two locations in Ghirardelli Square—Ghirardelli Marketplace in the West Plaza and Ghirardelli-On-the-Go down on Beach Street. A trip to San Francisco is never complete without Ghirardelli Chocolate! For more information about Ghirardelli Chocolate, visit www.ghirardelli.com.

Ghirardelli Square- Original Chocolate Manufactory

Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop 900 North Point St. San Francisco, CA 94109 (415) 474-3938

Hours

Sunday – Thursday: 9am – 11pm (Ice Cream Fountain opens at 10am) Friday & Saturday: 9am – 12am (Ice Cream Fountain opens at 10am)

Ghirardelli Square – Ghirardelli Chocolate Marketplace

Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop 900 North Point St. San Francisco, CA 94109 (415) 447- 2846

Hours

Daily: 8:30am – 10pm

Ghirardelli Square- Ghirardelli On-The- Go

Ice Cream & Chocolate Shop 801 Beach St. San Francisco, CA 94109 (415) 441-2560

Hours

Daily: 8am – 9pm

Monday–Sunday | 8am–11pm
415.447.2846

Ghirardelli Square

Shop the small, local brand @bridgeandburn here: @jacksonandpolk inside #ghirardellisquare

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The scene around here can be quite inspiring. Don’t be shy about stopping for pics! We repost our faves like this one by @skimation #ghirardellisquare #mysf . . . #historic #thesanfrancisco #49miles #ilovesanfrancisco #sflocals #sfguide #sftravel #hellosanfrancisco #sanfranciscoworld #beautifulbayarea #maritime #historicship #westcoast

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Feed the Fish Co. will be hosting felt succulent workshops at the SF Etsy Market Pop-Up inside Ghirardelli Square. For all of the details visit @feedthefishco & @sfetsy #ghirardellisquare 📸@feedthefishco

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Seasonal squash blossom pizza at Waxman’s paired with a 🍷#winning #ghirardellisquare #waxmans 📸: @waxmanssf

Ghirardelli Square

SF Etsy Pop-up Market is back at Ghirardelli Square, across from the mermaid fountain starting this Saturday. Can we get a woot-woot? 45 Bay Area Etsy Sellers together under one historic roof. #ghirardellisquare #sfetsy 📸: @laughingdevildesigns . . . #etsy #shopsmall #makermart #handmade #localart #mysf #sftravel #sfguide #sflocals #sanfranciscoworld #hellosanfrancisco #ghirardelli #historic #thesanfrancisco #fiberart #succulents

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The awe and enjoyment on their faces was priceless during the pasta demo by Chef Jonathan Waxman. @waxmanssf #ghirardellisquare #uncorked #mysf #sftravel #sfguide #sflocals #sanfranciscoworld #hellosanfrancisco #ghirardelli #historic #thesanfrancisco #mysf

Ghirardelli Square

We love all of our pup visitors especially @sillyspeckledpup #ghirardellisquare #uncorked #mysf #sftravel #sfguide #sftravel #sanfranciscoworld #hellosanfrancisco #ghirardelli #historic #thesanfrancisco #beautifulbayarea #dogsofinstagram

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🌞 Hello, June. 🌞 #mysf #ghirardellisquare #historic #thesanfrancisco #mysf #sftravel #sfguide #sflocals #sanfranciscoworld #hellosanfrancisco #ghirardelli #historic #thesanfrancisco #beautifulbayarea #westcoast

Ghirardelli Square

Goldie sure does have a lot of hashtags for an 80 year old! #goldengate80 #ggb #ggbridge #goldengatebridge #goldie #mysf #historic Did we miss any?

Ghirardelli Square

This was the day before she “met Ed Templeton and a Corgi.” . 📸 @homeallsummer #ghirardellisquare #edtempleton #ilovesanfrancisco #hellosanfrancisco #sftravel #sanfranciscoworld #meanttobe