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  • Rika P.
    "Amoeba music store at the end of Haight St."(2 Tips)
    L. C.
    "Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead lived here."(2 Tips)
    Travel Channel
    "Haight Ashbury is the birthplace of the hippie movement"(2 Tips)
    Reserve123.com
    "Grab some ice cream on the corner at the Ben and Jerry's."(2 Tips)
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  • Manu V.
    Manu VethOctober 12
    It’s a little crazy. Worth a visit but not a must see.
  • Chad
    ChadJuly 24
    In 50 years it went from the Summer of Love to a lame tourist trap and shopping plaza.
  • Kian L.
    Kian LaviMay 16
    Covered in feces and glitter perpetually, but I love calling this place home.
  • Ece👑
    Ece👑April 9
    oh my god! hipies still alive😱😱😱
  • Ray L.
    Ray LopesSeptember 3, 2016
    Hippie trip, this is a must go if you're touristing through San Francisco!
  • Duygu T.
    Duygu TunaJuly 15, 2016
    I already lived there in past life , it's pretty nice to been there again ...proceed in reading akashic records ;)
  • Diana S.
    Diana SepúlvedaMay 13, 2016
    It's amazing the smell of pot everywhere. Be prepared for munchies!
  • Emilio C.
    Emilio CJuly 13, 2015
    Super hippy part of town.
  • Andrey K.
    Andrey KlenNovember 27, 2014
    This is nice
  • Martin A.
    Martin AssmannOctober 13, 2014
    If you can't walk, fly!
  • Fernando F.
    Fernando Freitas AlvesSeptember 22, 2014
    It is like a "Rua Augusta" here. I recommend you to go to the "Land of the Sun" and talk to Paul. He is incredible and he can tell you stories about Hendrix and Joplin and a lot of the 60's scene here
  • Andy B.
    Andy BenedettoAugust 22, 2014
    Birth place of the hippie movement ✌️
  • Andrea C.
    Andrea CAugust 11, 2014
    The 60s are still alive and well! Good luck finding parking though.
  • Fletcher
    FletcherAugust 8, 2014
    Just feelin groovy..
  • Steve D.
    Steve DeanJuly 1, 2014
    Generations of SF culture, packed into one small street
  • Daniela D.
    Daniela Di IulioApril 30, 2014
    The place I liked most in SF ;)
  • Steve B.
    Steve BonaseraApril 29, 2014
    Go ahead, be a tourist.
  • Musette H.
    Musette HeyertApril 17, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Stay at home on 4/20 please. Or go to the Marina.
  • Jobu J.
    Jobu JemasApril 14, 2014
    You would think that these dirty hippies would be better at playing the guitar with all there free time. But alas they are awful. Tip here is don't do drugs and stay in school kids.
  • Samantha S.
    Samantha SantosFebruary 2, 2014
    Been here 50+ times
    There is a Psychedelic History museum on Ashbury in between Haight st &Page st. It's also a bed & breakfast called The Herb'n Inn. The gate is In the form of a fork, knife and plate! Truly special!
    Upvoted Aug 26
  • Jenny U.
    Jenny UrbanoJanuary 4, 2014
    Reading the tourists tips on this place makes me angry or amused not sure which one.
  • Mike C.
    Mike CohenJanuary 4, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Coming here makes me hate all of mankind. I want to punch the assholes trying to sell pot to everyone who passes.
  • Paul H.
    Paul HarrisonAugust 29, 2013
    Banana, Nutella and More Nutella Crepes!! Go check out Crepe Express.
    Upvoted Aug 26
  • Gürkan G.
    Gürkan GezginAugust 19, 2013
    Verizon Wireless black hole!
  • La_Lali
    La_LaliAugust 17, 2013
    Perfect place to do some vintage shopping.
  • Roy C.
    Roy CudillaAugust 12, 2013
    victorian inspired houses in pastel colors, hippies, volkswagens and woodstock inspired decos. definitely a 60's flashback
  • Tracy F.
    Tracy FerklerJune 24, 2013
    Cool man but don't be surprised to see how commercial it has become since 1969. Way Groovy though
  • Jaron J.
    Jaron JamesJune 19, 2013
    Not your typical tourist spot, but if you're not the typical tourist you'll probably love it here for it's unique shops and character.
  • Mishell P.
    Mishell PaulinoJune 5, 2013
    Home of the hippies. Cool vintage stores and counterculture.
  • Jennifer M.
    Jennifer MurdockMay 31, 2013
    Dirty hippies and street kids. Awesome consignment shops. Sort of smelly. If you get ice cream I recommend a bowl not a cone. That stuff melts fast.
  • Michelle J.
    Michelle JorgensonMay 26, 2013
    Chill out.. peace
  • Baxter B.
    Baxter BaxterMay 14, 2013
    Its like Disneyland, but instead of getting a picture with Mickey and buy a pair of mouse-ears, you get to know faux-hippies and buy tie dyed tshirts. Oh, consummerism at its best.
  • KGG
    KGGApril 20, 2013
    If your hobbys include not bathing and smoking large amounts of pot than this is the perfect place for you
  • KGG
    KGGApril 20, 2013
    If your hobbys include not bathing and smoking large amounts of pot than this is your dream place
  • Brittany L.
    Brittany LangrederApril 16, 2013
    Watch out for the drunken hobos
  • Lori K.
    Lori KoberApril 7, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Amoeba records!
  • Carl M.
    Carl MeadowJanuary 21, 2013
    So Dope. FreeGoldWatch.
  • Kimi P.
    Kimi PryorJanuary 7, 2013
    Best street ever.
  • Jean A.
    Jean AuthOctober 4, 2012
    The 60's live !!!!!
  • luis n.
    luis navarroSeptember 16, 2012
    A grittier version of Melrose blvd. No hippies sighted on this trip.
  • Kevin S.
    Kevin SmithAugust 24, 2012
    the funkiest neighborhood in san francisco
  • L. C.
    L. C.August 15, 2012
    Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead lived here.
  • Westfield S.
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  • Jake S.
    Jake SmithJuly 10, 2012
    Stop by the Alembic for a refreshing cocktail after shopping.
  • Alix B.
    Alix BloodworthJuly 7, 2012
    What an experience!
  • Jeff H.
    Jeff HackmeisterMay 31, 2012
    A must visit. A funky neighborhood full of want-to-be hippies and tourists but also some great coffee shops and a few nice local businesses
  • Rika P.
    Rika PutriMay 30, 2012
    Check out Amoeba music store at the end of Haight St. Collectible LP records, vintage posters, all sorts
  • Carlos D.
    Carlos DuarteApril 18, 2012
    Nice area... Hippieville get cool stuff here
  • Miss H.
    Miss HericoApril 6, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Find the Haight Ashbury walking tour
  • Miss H.
    Miss HericoMarch 30, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Here, you can't tell whether the poop you see on the street is animal or human.
  • Cory O.
    Cory O'BrienJanuary 20, 2012
    It's still frequented by the hippies that made this place famous, though capitalism has started to creep in. Just don't tell the locals.
  • Rey S.
    Rey SilvaJanuary 6, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    It's like a little dance down the sidewalks of the Haight.
  • Carmen N.
    Carmen NguyenDecember 15, 2011
    Stop by whole foods to buy a $5 bottle of wine to pour into your soda cup while you stroll haight :)
  • Claudio A.
    Claudio AramburuOctober 28, 2011
    Do not leave a tip to those laying on the streets ; 0
  • Donnie Wilson
    Donnie WilsonOctober 24, 2011
    Love this neighborhood. The leaves are changing colors which reminds me of home in Autumn:)
  • Dillon M.
    Dillon MorrisSeptember 27, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't take the brown acid.
  • Chris E.
    Chris ErvinSeptember 13, 2011
    Great shops on haight street!
  • Reserve123.com
    Reserve123.comSeptember 10, 2011
    Grab some ice cream on the corner at the Ben and Jerry's. Eat it while you walk up the hill to see the former Grateful Dead house.
  • Adam D.
    Adam DraperSeptember 2, 2011
    Check out the Jugtown Pirates. They've got a real Dead feel but add their own flavor. Great stuff!
  • Chris S.
    Chris SarandosAugust 21, 2011
    A very cool collection of shops, bars, and restaurants. However, be prepared to be bombarded by bums, people from green peace, and people trying to save planned parenthood. Really annoying...
    Upvoted Aug 26
  • Oliver A.
    Oliver AdrianceAugust 2, 2011
    *Sniff. Sniff* What's that smell?
  • Anna C.
    Anna CJuly 31, 2011
    Ick. Nostalgic yearners and clueless young wannabes alike clog the crap laden sidewalks. Really. Actual crap. Disappointing and depressing.
  • Victoria
    VictoriaJune 13, 2011
    Earthsong! <3!
  • TheUrbanDaily
    TheUrbanDailyMay 24, 2011
    In 1967 Sylvester 'Sly' Stewart formed the Family Stone w/ Cynthia Robinson on trumpet, Rosie Stone on piano, Greg Errico on drums, Jerry Martini on sax, Fred Stewart & Larry Graham on guitar/bass.
  • Joshing B.
    Joshing BrunerMarch 3, 2011
    Please don't feed the animals, er, I mean gutter punks: you'll only encourage them. The cardboard sings are really code for spoiled, privileged, & trustafarian.
  • Philip A.
    Philip AndresJanuary 31, 2011
    Go to Hobson's choice for drinks! Try their fruit punch.
  • Ricilyn S.
    Ricilyn SanchezJanuary 30, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Awesome restaurants
  • Travel Channel
    Travel ChannelNovember 30, 2010
    Haight Ashbury is the birthplace of the hippie movement, and it's continued to be a hipster's haunt for decades since. – Adam Richman, Man v. Food Read more
  • Elizabeth A.
    Elizabeth A.August 24, 2010
    Saw the poet dude at ben and jerry's! If you're looking to avoid strung out weirdos shift one street over and walk to your destination. Neon victorian houses in cute neighborhoods.
  • Meg H.
    Meg HughesJuly 28, 2010
    On Saturday a poet with an old fashioned type writer sits outside Ben & Jerry's and will type you a poem if you give him just one word to go by...length of poem based on what amount you pay. Really co
  • Trent M.
    Trent MayoMay 12, 2010
    I've seen several things on the History channel about this place and thought it'd be cool to check out. It was actually pretty awesome-like an advanced Little 5 Points. Wish I could spend a day there!
  • JoAnn P.
    JoAnn PeachJanuary 16, 2010
    And don't come here and complain about the hippies
  • mat h.
    mat honanJanuary 14, 2010
    Please don't come here to buy weed.
  • Florence Antonette R.
    Florence Antonette RDecember 23, 2009
    You can never get tired of this shopping experience. The atmosphere is tremendously chill and laid back. There's something here for everyone.
  • Irene O.
    Irene OrianiOctober 3, 2016
    Quartiere da non perdere!
  • Guilherme 梅.
    Guilherme 梅田October 13, 2015
    Um dos bairros mais legais de San Fran. Berço do movimento hippie! Bares, cafés, lojas sensacionais!
  • Daniela M.
    Daniela MaurenApril 27, 2015
    Lugar sensacional, alto astral, bairro com casas encantadoras, ruas tranquilas, muito legal, vale apena passar uma tarde de sol aqui passeando!!! 😃😍
  • Gabi F.
    Gabi FrudellesJanuary 11, 2015
    O berço do movimento hippie. Muitas lojas de moda e música. Vá até a amoeba onde encontra-se qualquer disco e aproveite para dar uma caminhada pelo parque.
  • Jesús G.
    Jesús Gallent i PérezDecember 30, 2013
    Viva el movimiento hippie
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