Best operas in San Francisco

Check out the top operas in San Francisco, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Rainbow Grocery
1. Rainbow Grocery
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51 local reviews
1745 Folsom St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 415-863-0620
Grocery or supermarketSupermarketStore
Brian
Rainbow has served San Francisco and the Bay Area since 1975. While they offer the widest selection of organi…
Dusty
Local Grocery and Cooperative. The best quality food shopping. Lots of specialty items and local gourmet foo…
Jamey & Carole
An entirely unique place. A worker-owned cooperative grocery. They have every kind of whole-food, bulk, hard-t…
1. Rainbow Grocery
1. Rainbow Grocery
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51 local reviews
1745 Folsom St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 9:00 PM
+1 415-863-0620
Brian
Brian
Rainbow has served San Francisco and the Bay Area since 1975. While they offer the widest selection of organic and locally sourced products…
Dusty
Dusty
Local Grocery and Cooperative. The best quality food shopping. Lots of specialty items and local gourmet food. Great vitamin and health s…
Jamey & Carole
Jamey & Carole
An entirely unique place. A worker-owned cooperative grocery. They have every kind of whole-food, bulk, hard-to-find ingredient you could ev…
2. Arizmendi Bakery
2. Arizmendi Bakery
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28 local reviews
1331 9th Ave, San Francisco
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+1 415-566-3117
BakeryCafeStore
Steve
A famous little cooperative bakery. There's outdoor seating and a special pizza option each day (in addition …
Ariel
Cooperative owned bakery, great stuff to go! Also their pizza is tasty.
Paul
Cooperatively owned/operated with a mini-park for outdoor seating in good weather. Maybe the best vegetarian …
2. Arizmendi Bakery
2. Arizmendi Bakery
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28 local reviews
1331 9th Ave, San Francisco
Open · Closes 7:00 PM
+1 415-566-3117
Steve
Steve
A famous little cooperative bakery. There's outdoor seating and a special pizza option each day (in addition to baked goods galore)
Ariel
Ariel
Cooperative owned bakery, great stuff to go! Also their pizza is tasty.
Paul
Paul
Cooperatively owned/operated with a mini-park for outdoor seating in good weather. Maybe the best vegetarian pizza around and of course lot…
3. Musée Mécanique
3. Musée Mécanique
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19 local reviews
Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 415-346-2000
MuseumElectronics storeHome goods store
Ken
Mark's favorite museum, full of nickelodeons, player pianos, and other antique coin-operated entertainments. P…
Carl
From their website: One of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanic…
Siobhann
Special and weird: "one of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanic…
3. Musée Mécanique
3. Musée Mécanique
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19 local reviews
Fishermans Wharf, San Francisco
Open · Closes 8:00 PM
+1 415-346-2000
Ken
Ken
Mark's favorite museum, full of nickelodeons, player pianos, and other antique coin-operated entertainments. Pretty cool place, but unfortun…
Carl
Carl
From their website: One of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and ant…
Siobhann
Siobhann
Special and weird: "one of the world's largest (over 200) privately owned collection of coin-operated mechanical musical instruments and ant…
4. Cable Car Museum
4. Cable Car Museum
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26 local reviews
1201 Mason St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 415-474-1887
MuseumPoint of interestEstablishment
Stefan
Beautiful museum and operations center for the historic cable cars operating in San Francisco (free of charge)…
Henry
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Fran…
Jason
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Fran…
4. Cable Car Museum
4. Cable Car Museum
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26 local reviews
1201 Mason St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 6:00 PM
+1 415-474-1887
Stefan
Stefan
Beautiful museum and operations center for the historic cable cars operating in San Francisco (free of charge).
Henry
Henry
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Francisco, the cable car system fo…
Jason
Jason
The San Francisco cable car system is the world's last manually operated cable car system. An icon of San Francisco, the cable car system fo…
5. San Francisco Opera
5. San Francisco Opera
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4 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
+1 415-864-3330
Point of interestEstablishment
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the …
Ty
Only place to see opera in San Francisco
Jack & Jason
SF Opera house
5. San Francisco Opera
5. San Francisco Opera
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4 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
+1 415-864-3330
Melanie
Melanie
Home to the SF Ballet and Opera, depending on the season. Always uplifting. Check out the cafe / bar on the mezzanine at intermission. S…
Ty
Ty
Only place to see opera in San Francisco
Jack & Jason
Jack & Jason
SF Opera house
6. Caffe Trieste
6. Caffe Trieste
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12 local reviews
601 Vallejo Street, San Francisco
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 415-982-2605
CafeFoodStore
Yuca
One the oldest original small Italian coffee houses in San Francisco. Sometime on Saturday afternoons they ha…
Joseph
Classic North Beach cafe where they sing opera on Saturday afternoons. Original home to many of the Beat Gene…
Kim
A legendary North Beach cafe with a great vibe. Good espresso drinks. Not so good pastries. Sometimes touri…
6. Caffe Trieste
6. Caffe Trieste
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12 local reviews
601 Vallejo Street, San Francisco
Open · Closes 11:00 PM
+1 415-982-2605
Yuca
Yuca
One the oldest original small Italian coffee houses in San Francisco. Sometime on Saturday afternoons they have an opera singer. A great pl…
Joseph
Joseph
Classic North Beach cafe where they sing opera on Saturday afternoons. Original home to many of the Beat Generation.
Kim
Kim
A legendary North Beach cafe with a great vibe. Good espresso drinks. Not so good pastries. Sometimes touristy / long lines.
7. Stern Grove Festival
7. Stern Grove Festival
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23 local reviews
Sloat Blvd, San Francisco
+1 415-252-6252
Point of interestEstablishment
Alek
Experience world-class symphony, opera, dance, world music and more in an unparalleled outdoor setting. The ne…
Sergei
Free concerts here every Sunday during the summer! Everything from opera to rock; always a diverse program. Ge…
Chuck And Sue
12 minute walk to hiking trails. Free entertainment on Sundays, June - September.
7. Stern Grove Festival
7. Stern Grove Festival
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23 local reviews
Sloat Blvd, San Francisco
+1 415-252-6252
Alek
Alek
Experience world-class symphony, opera, dance, world music and more in an unparalleled outdoor setting. The newly renovated concert meadow i…
Sergei
Sergei
Free concerts here every Sunday during the summer! Everything from opera to rock; always a diverse program. Get there early - you can walk f…
Chuck And Sue
Chuck And Sue
12 minute walk to hiking trails. Free entertainment on Sundays, June - September.
8. War Memorial Opera House
8. War Memorial Opera House
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6 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 28 minutes
+1 415-621-6600
Point of interestEstablishment
Natasha
Both Opera (June - December) and Ballet (December-May) houses stage world-class performances.
Carole
Ballet and other performances Opera
Laura
The only place for Opera and other entertainment
8. War Memorial Opera House
8. War Memorial Opera House
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6 local reviews
301 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 28 minutes
+1 415-621-6600
Natasha
Natasha
Both Opera (June - December) and Ballet (December-May) houses stage world-class performances.
Carole
Carole
Ballet and other performances Opera
Laura
Laura
The only place for Opera and other entertainment