Visiting the Marina, or just looking to better appreciate what it has to offer? Get to know this San Francisco neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Chinese restaurant to a skin care boutique.
Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in the Marina, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Read on for the results.
1. Dragon Well
Topping the list is Chinese spot Dragon Well. Situated at 2142 Chestnut St. (between Steiner and Pierce streets), Dragon Well — which offers a full menu of elevated Chinese food favorites for dine-in, takeout and delivery — is the top-rated business in the Marina, boasting four stars out of 505 reviews on Yelp.
2. Urban Remedy
Next up is the Marina location of Urban Remedy, a California-based chain of health-conscious eats. Urban Remedy sells cold-pressed juices, wellness shots, organic snacks, grab-and-go salads, vegan fare and more. Yelpers give the business, located at 1957 Union St. (at the corner of Union and Charlton Court), 4.5 stars out of 94 reviews.
3. Dermaplus Skin + Body
Check out Dermaplus Skin + Body, which has earned five stars out of 278 reviews on Yelp. This skin care boutique offers waxing, facials, spray tanning and other services (by appointment only). You can find it at 1728 Union St. (between Gough and Octavia streets).
4. The Italian Homemade Company
And then there's The Italian Homemade Company, a local favorite with 4.5 stars out of 900 reviews. The Italian Homemade Company, which has three additional locations in the Bay Area, specializes in fresh pasta and house-made sauce. Stop by 1919 Union St. (between Laguna and Buchanan streets) to hit it up next time you're in the neighborhood.