Explore: Waxman’s & Waxman’s Pizzeria

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

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: Fairmont Private Residence Club

Here two of San Francisco’s most recognized icons, Ghirardelli Square and Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, have aligned to create one the most celebrated and distinctive locations in the City, Fairmont Heritage Place, Ghirardelli Square. This award-winning Private Residence Club offers second home living in deeded residences. These luxury accommodations include one-, two-, and three-bedroom residences with full kitchens and living rooms within one of the City’s most cherished national historic landmarks.

Events: Halloween

Trick-or-treat from store to store and restaurant to restaurant, enjoy free children’s activities and spooky surprises.

Events: Tree Lighting

Start the holiday season off right with Ghirardelli Square’s Tree Lighting Ceremony! This free event features live music, entertainment and lighting a 60′ festive Christmas Tree. See you there!

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We love this shot! @jennyeesf, looks like tomorrow’s #brunch #eatlocal #ghirardellisquare #lemariasbakery

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See you tomorrow, @waxmanssf 👌🏼 #eatlocal #mySF #waxmanssf #ghirardellisquare

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Happy #winewednesday everyone! Have you checked out the new tasting room at @wattlecreek for #happyhour ?

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@elizabethwsf is the perfect one stop shop for gifts. Check out their branded bath and body products, coffee table books, home decor and more. #shoplocal #tuesdaytidbit #ghirardelli #ghirardellisquare

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We love this shot from @davidrx of the @ghirardelli marketplace. What’s your favorite spot in #ghirardellisquare #historic #historicsf #mysf