Ah, bread. Is there anything more perfect than a freshly baked loaf? From slim, airy baguettes to nutty whole grain rounds, there is a style to fit every taste and occasion. That's why it's important to have a good bread bakery in your life: somewhere to go if you need a sweet, eggy challah to make your french toast or a tangy sourdough to dip in your soup.
Luckily San Francisco is home to more than its fair share of stand-out bakeries. There are well-known artisans like Acme and Tartine, as well as lesser known neighborhood spots. No list of bakeries in San Francisco would be complete without a Mexican bakery, a few baking cooperatives, and some old-school Italian-American purveyors who clearly hold onto the ancestral mantra that bread is essential to the table.
So, San Francisco, pull out a few dollars and get snacking. There are more than a few bakeries on the rise.
The Bakery Map
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