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Mission Dolores Park

Park, Playground, and Scenic Lookout
Mission Dolores, San Francisco
487 Tips and reviews
  • scenic views
  • picnics
  • people watching
  • hipster
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  • Peter d.
    Peter den HartogNovember 14
    Nice dog park, clean toilets and - a good view of SF.
  • Šimon P.
    Šimon ProcházkaSeptember 15
    Beautiful lookout at the city.
  • Amanda B.
    Amanda BrookeSeptember 12
    dog friendly, hippie friendly, pot friendly
  • Hans v.
    Clean, great view
  • Nikola N.
    Oh what can I add that you don't already know...
  • Clarice O.
    One of the best views of the city.
  • Tim B.
    Tim BushJuly 23
    Grab an ice cream in bi-rite creamery and chill in the park
  • Kim S.
    Bring a blanket you can wash because bits of discarded cannibis from bongs litter the ground
  • Helio M.
    Amazing playground for kids! Sand is the magic powder to be used on all sliders
  • Đorđe G.
    Great scenic views of the San Francisco and amazing vibe you get from the people!
  • Katherine D.
    Place to Hang
  • Go Find Alice
    Come to picnic and watch the sunset!
  • Smoochella S.
    Smoochella ScrumptiousMay 3
    Been here 5+ times
    Who's bone head idea was it to remove all the trash receptacles? Silly move. Also put some water fountains in this place. Sheesh.
  • Margherita B.
    Margherita B.January 17
    Where the cool kids go to chill out :)
  • Chan Y.
    Chan YunDecember 4, 2016
    Nice view😍
  • Danielle E.
    Danielle EbsteinNovember 13, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    People watching and picnicing
  • Ben G.
    Ben GaspariniNovember 12, 2016
    Beautiful park with the view! Also lots of people playing around including grown ups. Alcohol, weed you name it.
  • Jennifer H.
    Jennifer HaackNovember 3, 2016
    Fav place in the entire city! ❤️
  • Johnny B.
    Johnny BlazeOctober 9, 2016
    Don't buy coconuts from the guy in dreadlocks he sells them for $13!!!! A total rip off!
  • Aleksandra G.
    Aleksandra GarbaczOctober 7, 2016
    Fantastic spot for a chilled day with friends. What an amazing view of the city!
  • Ann S.
    Ann SwellcityguideOctober 1, 2016
    Great view at the top of 20th and Church Streets. Beware of poop so watch where you step. Movies in the park during the summer. Please help keep the park beautiful 🙏
  • Mike S.
    Mike ScottSeptember 17, 2016
    Cracking views back over the city
  • BuzzFeed
    BuzzFeedAugust 23, 2016
    Head to Dolores Park and track down the guy swinging bronze kettles, which are full of homemade, uh, herb-infused chocolates. The truffle man offers you three for $10. Read more
  • Miles N.
    Miles NgAugust 19, 2016
    Scenic Views. Great place for people watching. Chill place to just relax. 😍
  • PureWow
    PureWowAugust 16, 2016
    Perch yourself at the southwest corner of everybody’s favorite park for an incomparable view of palm trees set against the city skyline. It’s especially stunning on the occasional clear, balmy night. Read more
  • Andrew B.
    Andrew BristowAugust 12, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Go early for best spots, bring a blanket, and a speaker. Don't be that person who brings a loud dog to gay beach, you will have some queen (me) go off on you
  • Anna
    AnnaAugust 1, 2016
    Fun place to drink and people watch
  • Derek .
    Derek 🐐🐙July 19, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Great views. Great place to hang. Great place to drink. Bring a picnic blanket and chill the f out!
  • Rich Y.
    Rich YannaconeJuly 14, 2016
    Great park
  • Daniel
    DanielJuly 8, 2016
    Try the truffle man products 🍀
  • Chris
    ChrisJune 26, 2016
    Good pickup basketball
  • David X.
    David XuJune 19, 2016
    mmm not bad
  • Tiffany L.
    Tiffany LopinskyJune 16, 2016
    Beautiful view of the city
  • Jenna S.
    Jenna SJune 14, 2016
    best park hands down. people watching on weekends and visits from the truffle guy.
  • Samantha N.
    Samantha NuernbergJune 13, 2016
    Great for Sundays in the city
  • Dakota A.
    Dakota ArkinJune 2, 2016
    On the weekends this place fills up for picnics with rosé. Climb to the top and take in the views or watch Karl the Fog roll in from down below.
  • Anna S.
    Anna SellemMay 29, 2016
    One of the most beautiful dog friendly park to have drinks!
  • John K.
    John KiddeMay 29, 2016
    Great spot to hang out, bring your dog, and take in a very nice scenic view.
  • Sam M.
    Sam MoellerMay 25, 2016
    This is so one of the most beautiful park of the USA.Everyone go to the park and enjoy this beauty of park.
  • Diana S.
    Diana SepúlvedaMay 13, 2016
    The statues related to México's Independence are Miguel Hidalgo y Costilla (the guy who led the Independence movement) and Campana de Dolores (the bell that was ringed by Hidalgo to gather people)
  • Pavan K.
    Pavan KulkarniMay 9, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Favourite park ever. Get some beer or ice cream at the bi rite market and chill here.
  • Justin K.
    Justin KimMay 8, 2016
    People watching
  • The Ritz-Carlton
    The Ritz-CarltonMay 5, 2016
    Grab a racket and tennis ball and head over to Mission Dolores Park- the vibrant heart of a lively neighborhood- boasting six tennis courts!
  • clap81
    clap81May 3, 2016
    Enjoy the view
  • clap81
    clap81April 25, 2016
    Nice to relax
  • Jess M.
    Jess MireauApril 24, 2016
    So many pups!
  • Rochelle M.
    Rochelle McCuneApril 18, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't be a scumbag, take your trash with you
  • DaShon M.
    DaShon McCollinsApril 18, 2016
    Amazing View Of San Francisco!Always Some Type Of Activities Happening Here! ☀️🚲⛹🏽🏐💨🇺🇸
  • David H.
    David HeiserApril 18, 2016
    Good spot to people watch on a nice day
  • Amanda M.
    Amanda MorelandApril 16, 2016
    Always beautiful.
  • Shelly Z.
    Shelly ZordichApril 9, 2016
    Go to the top of the hill in the evening with a hot cup of tea or cocoa and a friend, and just enjoy the view.
  • Kat .
    Kat 🐱April 7, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    Extremely hard to find parking. But it is a very nice park for picnic, hanging out with friends, and playing with dogs!
  • Christine R.
    Christine RødeApril 3, 2016
    I feel like I grew up in this park, from 2009 to 2015. The crowd on sunny weekends is borderline obnoxious today, but good people watching.
  • Kian L.
    Kian LaviApril 1, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    It's open again! It's open again!
  • Matt L.
    Matt LewApril 1, 2016
    Been here 5+ times
    People are always here. Sun or fog.
  • Lisa H.
    Lisa Harper CarterApril 1, 2016
    My favorite park in SF. Recently completely renovated. On warm sunny days, the top half is the closest thing we have to a beach party atmosphere in SF.
  • Luc D.
    Luc DoanMarch 25, 2016
    Perfect spot to lie out, nap, be with the people
  • Tony H.
    Tony HuynhMarch 22, 2016
    Great place to hang out.
  • Thomas W.
    Thomas WittMarch 22, 2016
    Chill & relax.
  • Jess L.
    Jess LMarch 13, 2016
    Love the playground, just wish it was gated. Could also use some shade.
  • Maria H.
    Maria HägglöfMarch 11, 2016
    Nice view of San Francisco and a nice park for the whole family.
  • Jack R.
    Jack ReidMarch 7, 2016
    This park feels safe, relaxed, has great views. Even had free wifi!
  • Julie N.
    Julie NavarroMarch 1, 2016
    Lovely place to chill and meet people (and funny dogs).
  • Lochlan T.
    Lochlan TangasFebruary 23, 2016
    Sunday chillin
  • Cole C.
    Cole CorreaFebruary 23, 2016
    Just drink 🍾
  • Mikahla V.
    Mikahla VicinoFebruary 17, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Bring ice cream and beer. Enjoy the sun.
  • Rich And Toby M.
    Rich And Toby MonsterFebruary 14, 2016
    It's gigantic and it has a paleta man! (That means popsicle)🍦
  • Brook S.
    Brook ShelleyFebruary 12, 2016
    Great place to drink champagne and read
  • Magnus H.
    Magnus HerbertssonFebruary 10, 2016
    Good large playground for kids. Great park. Lots of dogs playing. Great view over the city.
  • Melissa W.
    Melissa WeissFebruary 6, 2016
    The finest human delight - sitting in a city park drinking in the sun
  • Nicola G.
    Nicola GypsicolaFebruary 1, 2016
    Hipster paradise. Get the truffle ;)
  • Ally M.
    Ally MJanuary 25, 2016
    Love to people watch here. Also great views of the city.
  • Chloe C.
    Chloe CondonJanuary 22, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Best people watching in the city.
  • Jussi H.
    Jussi HäyhäJanuary 7, 2016
    Been here 50+ times
    The best place in SF to chill and watch people.
  • Tyler T.
    Tyler TolerDecember 23, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Keep everything close to you.
  • William S.
    William StudartDecember 23, 2015
    Great place for picnics, walking with dogs
  • Sam S.
    Sam SNovember 28, 2015
    A wonderful place for a picnic in the summer.
  • Melay M.
    Melay MNovember 26, 2015
    Its a very Nice place to relax and chill
  • Owen W.
    Owen WilliamsNovember 22, 2015
    Great view of the city and a pretty easy little walk to the top
  • Laurence B.
    Laurence BerlandNovember 22, 2015
    Been here 100+ times
    What isn't good here?
  • Niamh B.
    Niamh BreslinNovember 20, 2015
    Popular place with all types! Nice views of the city
  • Erik C.
    Erik CoxNovember 8, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Don't worry if you run out of booze or drugs. There's always people selling stuff openly in this park.
  • Rosaline
    RosalineNovember 7, 2015
    A lovely way to spend your afternoon in Mission. Pack a picnic- lots of locals enjoying their weekend here. Calm, open and clean.
  • Diana A.
    Diana ArzNovember 2, 2015
    Bring a blanket or something to seat on the grass and chill 😉
  • Jenny S.
    Jenny Soo HooOctober 24, 2015
    Remodeled with new actual bathrooms!
  • Kyle W.
    Kyle WarrenOctober 9, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Watch out for random dubsteb DJ sets.
  • Sylvie H.
    Sylvie H.September 28, 2015
    Bring a picnic, the dog, and get the espresso truffle from the truffle man.
  • Logan K.
    Logan KerrSeptember 24, 2015
    The great melting pot. Also, incidentally, a pretty good place to buy it.
  • Pettran
    PettranSeptember 20, 2015
    Great people watching spot, and a beautiful view over the downtown area 🏪
  • Naomi B.
    Naomi BruwerSeptember 14, 2015
    Beautiful public space. Awesome spot to chill. So scenic.
  • Fresh Prince O.
    Fresh Prince Of BellairsSeptember 13, 2015
    The spot for college kids and young adults that wanna chill and have fun
  • Mike C.
    Mike CohenSeptember 8, 2015
    I really hate this place. I'd rather go to Golden Gate Park (or anywhere else in the city, for that matter).
  • Charlotte A.
    Charlotte AnderssonSeptember 8, 2015
    I could easily spend a day here just watching all the happy dogs hanging out in the park.
  • Ergin E.
    Ergin EroğluSeptember 5, 2015
    Good place to relax
  • Robert L.
    Robert Lo BueAugust 30, 2015
    Awesome in summer on the weekend. Best vine ever.
  • Mary S.
    Mary SAugust 26, 2015
    Nice area within the exciting mission district
  • MissConnor
    MissConnorAugust 22, 2015
    Great for picnics and getting out with family, pets or friends!
  • Lefteris A.
    Lefteris AvramidisAugust 21, 2015
    Go after dark at the South side of the park at 20th street to enjoy the view with the skyscrapers
  • Brooke N.
    Brooke NiassAugust 18, 2015
    Beware that half the park is currently under renovation/re landscaping by the looks of it. Pretty busy but still an amazing view <3
  • Chris R.
    Chris Ross 💾💩August 17, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    I smoke my weed here ;) Good times, nice view, packed on the weekends.
  • Ava
    AvaAugust 16, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    few better places to people watch on a nice day
  • Jam A.
    Jam AdanAugust 16, 2015
    House music on a Saturday afternoon provided by semi naked guys. Bud smell in the air. Good vibes everywhere. Festival atmosphere. California gurls rolling around in dog poo (long story, but funny as)
  • Anna J.
    Anna JamesAugust 6, 2015
    The Place to be on weekends!
  • Ryan T.
    Ryan TauerAugust 5, 2015
    Fun people watching.
  • Bre R.
    Bre RozAugust 3, 2015
    Historical park, please take some time and learn all about it. But don't lay directly on the grass, being a blanket. Dogs and people poss and shit all over here.
  • Stephanie L.
    Stephanie LivingstonAugust 2, 2015
    Great place for a picnic
  • Jason H.
    Jason HuJuly 30, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Congrats on being cool. Remember to pick up your garbage.
  • Michelle P.
    Michelle PenaJuly 29, 2015
    Weekend picnics! Come early, and don't bring sunscreen. There's a guy that will do that for you.
  • Jesse A.
    Jesse AtkinsonJuly 24, 2015
    Bring a blanket to sit on and cash to buy random goodies people are selling. Bi-Rite is nearby and great for snacks, but if you want a sandwhich from there on a weekend be prepared to wait.
  • Kunal K.
    Kunal KalroJuly 23, 2015
    Go on a Sunday and experience the quirky SF madness that is Dolores Park.
  • Jen Q.
    Jen QJuly 20, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    It's open again! New bathrooms!
  • Ashley M.
    Ashley MowreyJuly 16, 2015
    Too many people. I prefer panhandle if you can handle the cute neighborhood people and their cute dogs doing cute things.
  • Sharon T.
    Sharon TsaoJuly 16, 2015
  • Tim P.
    Tim PursellJuly 15, 2015
    Great view but it's all about the restroom.
  • Gabriele R.
    Gabriele RebagliatiJuly 14, 2015
    Breath the essence of the city
  • Alejandro V.
    The best place to hang out with friends in a sunny day in the Bay Area 😍
  • Barton S.
    Barton SmithJuly 5, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    The perfect representation of modern San Francisco. A clash of hippies, hipsters, gays, Hispanics and plenty of white tech workers enjoying a rare sunny day and zero enforcement of booze and weed.
  • Ellen M.
    Ellen McGrodyJune 27, 2015
    Quintessential San Francisco. Come down for Trans March, it's the best!
  • Jole P.
    Jole PJune 22, 2015
    Grand reopening woohoo!
  • Christopher A.
    The gay beach!
  • Naren
    NarenJune 14, 2015
    Good vibes
  • Matt R.
    Matt RowlesJune 14, 2015
    Go on a Satdy or Sundy avo, anything goes, good for pre drinks
  • Mafe S.
    Sooo beautiful! Try the slide😁✨
  • ulla
    ullaMay 28, 2015
    love the view & the people around.
  • Panaligan-Jung 협.
    Panaligan-Jung 협정May 21, 2015
    Been here 50+ times
    A great place for kids under the age of 13 even though Dolores Park should have it's own zip code it is a hit for tourists and hipsters and drugs dealers and people selling food and drinks
  • Caroline D.
    Caroline DengMay 21, 2015
    We went when it was partly cloudy but I can see it being much more scenic on a sunny day. Imo Twin Peaks has the better view, but this place is much more accessible. Also near Bi-Rite Creamery.
  • The Mini John
    The Mini JohnMay 12, 2015
    Although a large part of the park is under construction right now, it's still my favorite park in the mission. Awesome view & mix of people.
  • Andrea C.
    Andrea CampiMay 10, 2015
    Awesome park, and the playground is stellar. My toddler wouldn't stop talking about it for weeks
  • Anissa
    AnissaMay 4, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Sit at the edge of the hill and get a view of the SF skyline!
  • Will B.
    Will BudreauApril 30, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Gay beach, hipster chills, or tightrope practicers. With or without kids.
  • Zii H.
    Zii HammadApril 3, 2015
    The slopes and dogs here mated with the elevation and interesting characters makes this place super tubular, brah. Bring food and have a sit or a read!
  • Rolo T.
    Rolo T.April 2, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Great place for bird watching.
  • Mallory S.
    Mallory StantonMarch 24, 2015
    Hipsters partying in a park. Interesting scene.
  • Hamdi B.
    Hamdi Ben LaghaMarch 24, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    The place to be on sunny weekends !
  • Aya K.
    Aya KonoMarch 24, 2015
    Great view but crowed.
  • Alyssa B.
    Alyssa BereznakMarch 14, 2015
    a singular experience
  • Geoffroy B.
    Geoffroy BablonMarch 9, 2015
    Don't forget your hoolahoop if you want to fit in with the locals.
  • Kylie T.
    Kylie TimpaniMarch 9, 2015
    Such a good atmosphere with a great view of the city :)
  • Soumya G.
    Soumya GattiFebruary 26, 2015
    Best place to be on a sunny sf afternoon
  • Marissa L.
    Marissa LEFebruary 24, 2015
    The truffle man has a yelp page!
  • Jessa V.
    Jessa VillamorFebruary 23, 2015
    Such a pretty view. Can be really crowded
  • 7 2 1.
    7 2 1 7February 22, 2015
    Sunday sunday sunday. Rum coconuts, slacklining, poi and hoops, awesome spot
  • Kelly B.
    Kelly BorterFebruary 18, 2015
    Dolores Park is the hot spot for a sunny day in Cali
  • Prateek R.
    Prateek RungtaFebruary 16, 2015
    I love the randomness that is this place
  • Yotam T.
    Yotam TroimFebruary 16, 2015
    Been here 5+ times
    Not my fav park in the city but the playground is fantastic.
  • Puu K.
    Puu KampolratanaFebruary 15, 2015
    Love this spot. However half of it is being renovating right now.
  • Luis C.
    Luis CastroFebruary 1, 2015
    Lay back and enjoy the views, whether it be the hula hooping girls or the families enjoying the day with their kids. It's a good tourist place too.
  • cami j.
    cami j.February 1, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    lovely views, lots of space. can't wait til the renovations are done!
  • Caitlin S.
    Caitlin SalzbergJanuary 30, 2015
    One of the best views in the city! I could sit here all day.
  • Joshua H.
    Joshua HaftelJanuary 27, 2015
    Been here 10+ times
    Between dozing off, drinking a few beers, and meeting new friends for frisbee or other outdoor fun, a warm day at Dolores park cannot be beat.
  • Sarah
    SarahJanuary 3, 2015
    Been here 25+ times
    Grab some Bi-Rite or Boba Guys and watch people watch dogs.
  • Helena H.
    Helena HounselJanuary 2, 2015
    Perfect place for a picnic.
  • Claire J.
    Claire JudsonDecember 21, 2014
    Great views!
  • Erin S.
    Erin SilkDecember 3, 2014
    Great view of the city from the top of the park.
  • eternal
    eternalNovember 17, 2014
    Nice, but usually smells like weed.
  • Syp V.
    Syp VandyNovember 16, 2014
    Amazing view of the city and park!
  • Shagun A.
    Shagun AulakhNovember 6, 2014
    On a warm, sunny day you can bet it will be packed with lots of hipsters. Stay towards 20th street for great views of the city
  • Swann F.
    Swann FreslonNovember 4, 2014
    The kids playground is excellent!!!
  • Travis P.
    Travis PhillipsOctober 27, 2014
    Great views on the upper portion of the park. Was going through some type of remodel on one side of the park but still plenty of space
  • Ben Z.
    Ben ZweigOctober 26, 2014
    You are not too old to conquer the playground.
  • Alice S.
    Alice SeoyeonOctober 6, 2014
    under construction now, not very recommended in september due to hot weather.
  • Gunz
    GunzOctober 6, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    A great chillin park during the day. There's no telling what might be going on.
  • Alex K.
    Alex KimOctober 5, 2014
    bring a blanket, some snacks, some drink and enjoy the view.
  • Robert H.
    Robert HendryOctober 1, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Try the truffles .. Be careful though!
  • Adrian C.
    Adrian ChenSeptember 28, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Way too crowded. Maybe because half of the park is under construction...
  • René L.
    René LePaulSeptember 23, 2014
    Coolest chill spot! Bring your snacks, drinks, blankets and music and have a great day!
  • Chris L.
    Chris LeeSeptember 20, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Eating a messy sandwich here brings all the dogs to your lap.
  • Benjy W.
    Benjy WeinbergerSeptember 14, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    The ice cream carts are great, but be warned: the "mangoniada"-flavored fruit bars have chili flakes in them.
  • James S.
    James SSeptember 6, 2014
    Second hand smoking it!
  • Amy R.
    Amy RobinsonAugust 31, 2014
    What a park. The SF version of London Fields, just a little better. Views, truffles, music, vibez.
  • Lindsay W.
    Lindsay WilliamsAugust 27, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Love, love, love this park. After visiting this park last summer I decided to move to SF.
  • Ignacio P.
    Ignacio PeñaAugust 22, 2014
    100% San Francisco
  • leland r.
    leland rechisAugust 16, 2014
    Global warming, what fog?
  • Jeremy K.
    Jeremy KrantzAugust 9, 2014
    Bring some snacks and enjoy some stunning views of the city while you hangout and catch some rays
  • C. Eloise L.
    C. Eloise LimAugust 7, 2014
    Best scenic city view & warmest place in SF.
  • Evan J.
    Evan JohnsonAugust 7, 2014
    Views of the city are fantastic. Generally warm weather. Outstanding people-watching!
  • Luisa S.
    Luisa SantoroAugust 7, 2014
    Scenic views, great for kids, families, pic nic spot
  • SFist
    SFistAugust 3, 2014
    Families go, dog people go. There are sometimes barbecues and quinceañeras. And obviously the gays claimed the best real estate, on the highest ledge with the best views. Read more
  • Sam G.
    Sam GrossbergJuly 31, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Nothing beats a sunny weekend afternoon in Dolores Park! BYO PBR (or buy it from a local vendor if you didn't plan ahead).
  • Alyssa F.
    Alyssa FooteJuly 27, 2014
    Men in speedos, brogrammers playing frisbee, guys selling coconuts filled with rum: if you want it, it's at DOLO.
  • Anuja S.
    Anuja SelvaJuly 11, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Beautiful scenery
  • Chamsseddine A.
    It's like going to the zoo except all the animals are humans
  • Steve D.
    Steve DeanJuly 1, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Probably the most quintessential SF park.
  • Jackson W.
    Jackson WestJune 29, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Don't be an asshole, pick up your trash.
  • Jay M.
    Jay MahapatraMay 26, 2014
    Look for the dude selling weed truffles cluutch!
  • Stephen P.
    Stephen PolettoMay 26, 2014
    You can't visit SF without visiting Dolores Park. It's like the beach of San Francisco!
  • Rob J.
    Rob JMay 18, 2014
    People watching, day drinking, lawn games. Period.
  • Derek E.
    Derek EstesMay 6, 2014
    Great place to hang, and have a cold one.
  • Jon M.
    Jon McDonaldApril 22, 2014
    A big mix of people in a big open space. People will likely try to sell you funny cigarettes. Take a panoramic photo and pet dogs.
  • Mikko N.
    Mikko NiemeläApril 18, 2014
    Get take-away, have a picnic!
  • Stephen L.
    Stephen LongApril 6, 2014
    Mimosas are a must
  • Blu U.
    FYI half the park is closed and under renovation (they took the tennis courts down as well). The open side is much more crowded than usual as a result.
  • Margarita B.
    Margarita BraggApril 5, 2014
    Get your whole foods on then come here for a picnic.
  • Daniel J.
    Daniel JohnMarch 30, 2014
    beautiful park, especially gay beach on a hot day :)
  • Alejandro F.
    Alejandro FranceschiMarch 24, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    People watching. :-)
  • Maurice J.
    Maurice JohnsonMarch 23, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The people watching is so good! There's always someone naked, a guy in horse head mask, and other craziness!
  • Gusto L.
    Gusto LopezMarch 23, 2014
    It's Dolores Park, legendary. Enough said.
  • Murat S.
    Murat SoyupakMarch 17, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Great picnic spot on a sunny day
  • Fernando C.
    Fernando CastellanosMarch 16, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Bring a six pack a blanket and enjoy the park
  • Tetyana S.
    Tetyana SwanMarch 16, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Rasta dude with ice chest of rum & coconuts is awesome - yummy booze delivery :-)
  • Richard B.
    Richard BarrMarch 10, 2014
    A beautiful place to spend time with your family and/or friends you can bring your own food and make a picnic :) or you can only lay down on the grass and rest
  • calvaris
    calvarisMarch 9, 2014
    Amazing view of the city
  • T Marcus D.
    T Marcus DawsonFebruary 23, 2014
    Been here 100+ times
    Bring some wine and friends and a vegetable platter and make a day of it!
  • Raquel F.
    Raquel FajardoFebruary 18, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    Playing fetch with your dog is just one of the highlights here! So free to camp out and picnic w friends as well!
  • Alex L.
    Alex LinJanuary 26, 2014
    Been here 10+ times
    Bring a blanket, picnic, frisbee or football, some pot, camp out on top of the hill at Church & 20th and watch the boys, dogs, parrots, and hipsters in the park below, and the magnificent city view.
  • Jeremy T.
    Jeremy TaylorJanuary 26, 2014
    Bring a plastic sword. Apparently that's a thing.
  • Ackord P.
    Ackord PanaliganJanuary 20, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Eastern pathway is a nicer part of Dolores Park Pathway where most runners and joggers use instead of western pathway and eastern pathway has views of San Francisco skyline and very popular.
  • Roberto C.
    Roberto CosenzaJanuary 19, 2014
    Been here 5+ times
    The playground vere is amaxing
  • X
    XJanuary 14, 2014
    Get to Dolores on a sunny day, bring a big blanket, get some Bi-Rite, and find the truffle man! ࿑ ༘ ❃༚❂༚✾ ༘ ࿑
  • Ackord P.
    Ackord PanaliganJanuary 13, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    Mission Dolores Park is a beautiful Park and can be even an excellent Park when party goers would pick up their trash where they leave the park. And keep Dolores Park beautiful for everyone.
  • Katherine L.
    Katherine LohJanuary 9, 2014
    For a truly SF experience...
  • Alexander W.
    Alexander WinterJanuary 6, 2014
    Been here 25+ times
    On a sunny day, get yourself some champagne or wine (or beverage of choice) and a snack, and just sit here and relax, overlooking the beautiful city skyline.
  • Colin H.
    Colin HuberDecember 28, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Bring some beers, sandwiches and blankets!
  • Me -.
    Me - JoDecember 26, 2013
    Great place to relax n great view !!
  • c0uP
    c0uPDecember 21, 2013
    I've been here 39 times and 4sq says I haven't left a tip. So, go here, walk or run or sit around and enjoy the sun and people!
  • Dan S.
    Dan SteinNovember 27, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    If you come to San Francisco and don't check out this park you are a dumb dumb.
  • George K.
    George KellyNovember 18, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    If you have a smartphone, find your location in your mapping app of choice. Then take a screenshot, and share it when you check in so that others may find you more easily (h/t Tantik Çelik)
  • Insp Ackord P.
    Insp Ackord PanaliganNovember 6, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Too many people smoking weed there everyday including teenage kids from Mission High School.
  • Kouris K.
    Kouris KalligasOctober 18, 2013
    A must in a sunny day! Great view of SF and nice places around!
  • Ezra L.
    Ezra LamOctober 13, 2013
    Grab a good lawn spot
  • 혚정 Hyeopjeong T.
    혚정 Hyeopjeong Taylor-Rivas JungOctober 13, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Crowded with too many people.
  • Sonja H.
    Sonja HaakeOctober 13, 2013
    Nice place to chill.....
  • Efren B.
    Efren BarreraOctober 8, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Be smooth.. C=
  • Harpreet S.
    Harpreet SethiOctober 6, 2013
    awesome hangout place...get the spot on the top of the hill for the view of downtown...
  • Hornet App
    Hornet AppOctober 4, 2013
    The South West corner is known as the gay beach, on a warm day boys lay in their underwear grabbing some vitamin D.
  • Tony M.
    Tony MolinaOctober 3, 2013
    Its a nice park. Beautiful view of city
  • Emily Y.
    Emily YauOctober 3, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Nice park, even with all the hipsters.
  • Cici Y.
    Cici YoungSeptember 30, 2013
    The best place to spend a sunny afternoon!!
  • AJ L.
    AJ LSeptember 26, 2013
    Visit the park during sunset and get an amazing view of the city.
  • Tugce U.
    Tugce UluurgunSeptember 22, 2013
    High from San Francisco 🙋
  • Ramon L.
    Ramon LamanaSeptember 13, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Great place to meet people!
  • Dava T.
    Dava TaylorSeptember 10, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    So nice early I the day. Not a billion people smoking and blasting music
  • Eric L.
    Eric LeeSeptember 7, 2013
    Pro Tip. When the weather is nicer than nice at Dolores, always go to the Bathroom BEFORE you need to go to the bathroom.
  • Becky R.
    Becky RyanSeptember 4, 2013
    Bring sunscreen! Seriously, I'm a lobster right now.
  • Michelle R.
    Michelle RSeptember 1, 2013
    These guys are conquering Toto's Africa, Hey Jude & Pumped Up Kicks on steel drums. Pretty obsessed.
  • Dominique T.
    Dominique ToneyAugust 25, 2013
    Be prepared for ladies with their titties out!
  • Rob H.
    Rob HunwickAugust 24, 2013
    Think Bondi Beach's Grassy Knoll but with more clothing.
  • Rohit D.
    Rohit DivateAugust 20, 2013
    Open container rules apply to this park.
  • Todd R.
    Todd RezsnyakAugust 19, 2013
    It's beautiful and scenic. All kinds of people hang out there.
  • Sugar Shane B.
    Sugar Shane BarkerAugust 4, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Watching Princess Bride in the park was awesome!
  • Edgardo G.
    Edgardo GalarzaJuly 21, 2013
    Beat your way to the front!
  • Efren B.
    Efren BarreraJuly 16, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Chillin with my blue dream. #outinfrisco415 #Friscoraised
  • Trevor S.
    Trevor SmithJuly 8, 2013
    If you get a chance to go to Dolores Park DO IT!!!
  • mary l.
    mary lisleyJuly 7, 2013
    It was awesome
  • Fellipy C.
    Fellipy CostaJuly 1, 2013
    Great place to hang out :)
  • Francesca C.
    Francesca C.June 29, 2013
    Lesbian location for SF Pride! Amazing park for a pic nic!
  • Loreloremacumacu C.
    chocolate cookies & mushrooms!!!, yummy!!!
  • Ragini H.
    Ragini HollowayJune 16, 2013
    Perfect for people watching!
  • Federico P.
    Federico Pina FusconiJune 16, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Good and FREE tennis courts.
  • Taylor L.
    Taylor LorenJune 13, 2013
    hipster mecca
  • Greg R.
    Greg RobertsMay 27, 2013
    Head up to the palm trees near the playground for fun partner acrobatics and slacklining!
  • Blixa S.
    Blixa SkoreikoMay 26, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Happy birthday charlotte!
  • Miyouko W.
    Miyouko WuMay 24, 2013
    Ladies: bring toilet paper!
  • Jason S.
    Jason SuMay 13, 2013
    Always something interesting going on here.
  • Jonathan R.
    Jonathan RicoMay 11, 2013
    This place is spectacular!
  • christina leigh m.
    christina leigh morganApril 27, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    If you come to Dolores Park, but don't see the truffle man, did you really check-in?
  • Chris 🍻 M.
    Chris 🍻 MakarskyApril 24, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    there may be a place to sit down, somewhere
  • CJ
    CJApril 22, 2013
    If the bathroom sit is crazy, walk a few blocks to Mission Playground and Pool. 19th and Valencia.
  • Shannan S.
    Shannan SuiApril 22, 2013
    Take some time to sit on the grass in the sun and lounge. A great way to spend a Saturday afternoon.
  • Reynaldo F.
    Reynaldo FernandezApril 21, 2013
    18:23 Mission Dolores Park
  • Iz
    IzApril 11, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    This is fasho the happiest place on the planet
  • Mitch A.
    Mitch AidelbaumApril 8, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Go to the top of the hill, great view!
  • Jordan B.
    Jordan BainesMarch 31, 2013
    Been here 25+ times
    Picnics are fun, but be prepared to defend your food from wandering dogs and hipsters.
  • Toshiki O.
    Toshiki OmuraMarch 24, 2013
    It was most grateful Sunday morning ever!
  • Leo G.
    Leo GumMarch 24, 2013
    I smell smoke, but it doesn't seem like cigarette smoke
  • Nick D.
    Nick DyerMarch 23, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Only in San Francisco do people take their macaws to the park for a fly.
  • Patrizia V.
    Patrizia VitelliMarch 18, 2013
    You must find truffles guy!
  • Gürkan G.
    Gürkan GezginMarch 15, 2013
    I feel at peace here! Whether it's during the week when it's a little bit quiter, or over the weekend while it's swarming with people all day! Great vibes!
  • Tim P.
    Tim PerzykMarch 12, 2013
    Been here 100+ times
    Roll one, smoke one--when ya live like this you're supposed to party. So what we get drunk...
  • Lucia C.
    Lucia CisilottoMarch 9, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    Excellent Park to go any given weekend, full of cool people, dont't forget to buy some beers at Bi-Rite!
  • Antoine M.
    Antoine M.March 8, 2013
    nNice place to walk around. apparently full of hipsters. During the week-ends.
  • Spoon C.
    Spoon CarvalhoMarch 6, 2013
    One of my most favorite places in the city to hang with friends and drink Mimosas on a Sunday afternoon. Don't forget to check out the hunky Jesus contest on Easter Day!
  • Efren B.
    Efren BarreraMarch 6, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Chill ass park to obviously run/jog but def nice view top smoke!!
  • Thomas I.
    Thomas IgemeMarch 3, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    So beautiful! Be sure to carry a warm blanket or coat though. It's always feels 5 degrees colder than it is :)
  • Odder E.
    Odder EliotMarch 2, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    A H.P.B. (high profile blanket) and weed best two items one should bring
  • Efren B.
    Efren BarreraFebruary 24, 2013
    Been here 50+ times
    Just pick up your trash. Don't male this park ugly.
  • annie l.
    annie lFebruary 17, 2013
    Been here 10+ times
    A picnic blanket with a vinyl backing will keep your tush dry
  • Christy C.
    Christy CFebruary 15, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Come and watch children play! :)
  • Josef C.
    Josef CasimiroFebruary 3, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Cool place when its summer time!
  • Whitney R.
    Whitney ReedJanuary 18, 2013
    I mean. If it's sunny, and you're here? You're doing it right.
  • Nick D.
    Nick DyerJanuary 11, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Bring a blanket. Watch for poo. Dance with the robot.
  • David D.
    David DobkinDecember 21, 2012
    Convenient but not clean porta potty
  • Lukas M.
    Lukas MartiniDecember 15, 2012
    Snap a picture of San Francisco's skyline.
  • Vijay H.
    Vijay HirparaDecember 4, 2012
    Photo :
  • J F.
    J FrielNovember 29, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    Hipster Beach. Bring your park kit and enjoy the nice weather and people watching!
  • Ros H.
    Ros HodgekissNovember 16, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Pick a beach and let the 'treats' / choco tacos / "Cold beer! Cold water!" come to you.
  • Pacific Union
    Pacific UnionOctober 24, 2012
    Great people watching. Take in the views from a bench at the top of the hill at night or check out the cute pooches in the dog area. And don't forget to stop at Maxfield's or Bi-Rite for a treat.
  • Sara B.
    Sara BonomiOctober 22, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    love the tennis courses!!
  • Vince G.
    Vince Garcia ✏October 7, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    don't come too late; if it's breezy, it will be freezing once the shade creeps over you!
  • Kelly .
    Kelly 🍰October 1, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Grab some Pliny and some Ike's sandwiches and meet your friends here. Instant popularity
  • annie l.
    annie lSeptember 22, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    A picnic blanket with plastic backing will keep you dry during your Dolores park romps
  • James H.
    James HahnSeptember 15, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    This place is awesome. All sorys of different and fun people here. Lots of sun to soak up. Make sure you pee before you come. The restrooms are bad and long lines.
  • Russell Allen E.
    Russell Allen EsmusSeptember 10, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    bring a bottle (or 3) of champagne and lounge out all afternoon on a beautiful Sunday afternoon.
  • Ada B.
    Ada BlitzkriegAugust 30, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Watching dogbuddies in sundown with view on mission skyline.
  • Andy A.
    Andy AAugust 5, 2012
    Dogs, families, kids, gay couples, peace
  • Mike C.
    Mike CamptonAugust 2, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Come on a sunny day (or any day) with a couple tall boys. Purchase an edible and people watch. When you're done with your tall boys, get more from "Cold Beer Dude". End by heading to Bi-Rite Creamery.
  • Party Earth
    Party EarthJuly 27, 2012
    Pop across the street to Dolores Park Café for Happy Hour from 4-7pm daily for $3 draft beers and $5 glasses of wine or sangria. Or, for delicious ice cream, Bi-Rite Creamery is also nearby. Read more
    Upvoted Nov 4
  • Westfield S.
    See the show of a lifetime at Westfield San Francisco Centre! We are rocking through the decades and celebrating the city in a free 3D light spectacular!
  • Katie C.
    Katie CoteJuly 7, 2012
    So fun to chill out all day
  • Michael Anthony
    Michael AnthonyJune 30, 2012
    WARNING: Do NOT feed the hipsters, you will be violated!
  • Live L.
    Live LovelyJune 27, 2012
    Join next to the tennis courts in Dolores Park: Saturday, July 7th from 12-3PM for free massages, food, and tunes! Special guest: Bahn Mi Love You Long Time Read more
  • Justin L.
    Justin LeuJune 26, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    If you come across the truffle wary, the truffles are quite strong
  • stealthypoo
    stealthypooJune 24, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Brand new playground, bring your annoying screamer there..
  • Jimmy W.
    Jimmy WatsonJune 16, 2012
    A wagon with hula hoops, bubbles, and candy would be a lucrative business here
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyJune 13, 2012
    SF Weekly's Best Of 2012 - Reader's Poll - BEST PLACE TO PEOPLE WATCH
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyJune 13, 2012
    SF Weekly's Best of Winner 2012 - Reader's Poll - BEST SUNDAY FUNDAY
  • Vasili Z.
    Vasili ZolotovJune 9, 2012
  • Keeg ✨
    Keeg ✨June 9, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Lovely place to soak up the sun and hang out with friends.
  • Bre L.
    Bre LambertJune 7, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't touch your skin directly to the grass, Lord knows where it's been! Join the bathroom line at least 45 minutes before you need to pee to avoid a burst bladder.
  • Adam T.
    Adam TitoneJune 5, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Have no fear, the REAL ganja man is here!
  • Jeff H.
    Jeff HackmeisterMay 28, 2012
    Drug deals, scenic views and a very impressive playground
  • Juliana K.
    Juliana KarmaMay 18, 2012
    always warmer in dolores!
  • George H.
    George HayesMay 1, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Look for the Truffle Guy!
  • Ulysses d.
    Tennis and Lounging
  • Betty C.
    Betty ChanApril 30, 2012
    Grab a blanket and a sandwich and soak up the vitamin D!
  • Evyn F.
    Evyn FifeApril 26, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Keep an eye out for the Gentleman that flies his kite on most sunny days. He gets it waaaaay up in the sky and uses the kite string to drop parachute toys on unsuspecting hipsters.
  • David L.
    David LytleApril 21, 2012
    Been here 50+ times
    New slides -- skinny and wide!
  • Denaya D.
    Denaya DaileyApril 15, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Love it on a sunny day! Bring some friends, a blanket, some food and some booze... What could be better?
  • J J.
    J JApril 14, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Great spot for a good dog walk, sunrise run, or afternoon beers with friends. One of the best views of the city from the sunbathing deck
  • Ben R.
    Ben RussoApril 9, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Find your patch of grass. Lay around. Read more
  • Adrian C.
    Adrian CotterApril 8, 2012
    Been here 5+ times
    Pick up after yourselves, peeps. Cigarette butts and bottlecaps included. I'll ask nicely. Pretty please?
  • Monica K.
    Monica KirstMarch 12, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    get a truffle from the truffle man!
  • John G.
    John GarciaFebruary 24, 2012
    buy me a brownie there
  • Ivan R.
    Ivan RodriguezFebruary 23, 2012
    Great lunch spot, just make sure a wandering dog doesn't eat your sandwich
  • Scott M.
    Scott McFaddenFebruary 18, 2012
    Tino Trees always be singin about weed and mushrooms.
  • Amanda V.
    Amanda Van WestFebruary 9, 2012
    Been here 10+ times
    Bring speakers, blast my mixtape, and impress your new hipster friends with your knowledge of new bands
  • Bradford S.
    Bradford StephensFebruary 4, 2012
    Bring bourbon, simple syrup, bitters, ice, and mint. Drink Juleps. Pass out before it gets cold.
  • Contemporary Jewish Museum
    This picturesque park used to be a Jewish cemetery, owned by Congregation Sherith Israel and Congregation Emanu-El. It became inactive in 1894 when it was moved to San Mateo County.
  • Contemporary Jewish Museum
    This picturesque park used to be a Jewish cemetery, owned by Congregation Sherith Israel and Congregation Emanu-El. It became inactive in 1894 when it was moved to San Mateo County.
  • Alex C.
    Alex ChaffeeJanuary 23, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Um, it's actually spelled with an O. Do, lo, res. Easy!
  • Alex C.
    Alex ChaffeeJanuary 22, 2012
    Been here 100+ times
    Garbage cans are few and far between, so remember to pack out your trash! (Yes, That includes beer cans.)
  • George G.
    George GaylJanuary 7, 2012
    Look out for Boom Box Affair on the occasional Saturday - a live DJ broadcasting through a collection of old school boom boxes!
  • Andrew C.
    Andrew CerdaDecember 29, 2011
    Stop by during the day for some great people watching, day drinking, and relaxsunning. Or come by at night for a picturesque cityscape.
  • Mac
    MacDecember 11, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Beautiful view
  • Frank
    FrankDecember 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    My dogs fav place hey get to be free
  • Scoutmob
    ScoutmobNovember 28, 2011
    After the 1906 earthquake, survivors who lived in The Mission gathered in Dolores Park.
  • Laura C.
    Laura CNovember 17, 2011
    Dolores Park movie night is really fun! Grab a blanket and your buddies and you are set for the night.
  • DJ Latin Prince ✔ 
    DJ Latin Prince ✔ November 11, 2011
    You can capture a nice view of the Mission District here!
  • Cj K.
    Cj KesterNovember 8, 2011
    Find a hippie selling eats and spend the $5.
  • Chris B.
    Chris BromNovember 7, 2011
    Great edibles from the ganjaman. Good dude
  • Diane T.
    Diane Tate (Bisgeier)November 1, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    A great spot for fresh air and/or contact highs
  • Louis C.
    Louis CortezOctober 31, 2011
    Sundays are fundays
  • Swizec T.
    Swizec TellerOctober 29, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    One of the best views in SF
  • Rob R.
    Rob RayOctober 28, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Something for everyone out here. Grab some food and drinks at Birite, stake out a patch of grass, and enjoy the great weather.
  • mylifeisgorgeous
    mylifeisgorgeousOctober 23, 2011
    Center of cultural, political and sport activities, lie down on the grass and feel like a neighboring guy. Read more
  • Clay F.
    Clay FoxOctober 23, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Gotta hit up the Mission/the Castro for at least a minute. This is a great view of the city, and there's lots of cool stuff around it.
  • Julia S.
    Julia SensenigOctober 22, 2011
    Grab a freshly muddled mojito! They are fantastically refreshing.
  • Peter B.
    Peter BrennerOctober 15, 2011
    Pretty park with great views (not including the gays). There's almost always a ton of people at Dolores park these days so I'd recommend a less populated park like Presidia.
  • The Bold Italic
    The Bold ItalicOctober 12, 2011
    Want to hit the crap out of a giant ball? Barring rain, Volleybonk is played every Sunday at the Dolores Park tennis courts from 8 to 10:15 p.m. Drink beer, make new friends, & perfect your high-five! Read more
  • Nadina
    NadinaOctober 1, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Best place to just chill when the weather is warm in SF
  • Francesca K.
    Francesca KrihelySeptember 29, 2011
    So many puppies, so many hipsters, so many offers of special brownies.
  • Guce
    GuceSeptember 29, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    Born and raised !!!
  • Eugene M.
    Eugene MarderSeptember 25, 2011
    I feel the need--the need for speed!
  • Oli L.
    Oli Lake-Dude2010September 24, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    This is an awesome place to relax, enjoy the view of the city and the guys. One of my fav. in SF
  • Nathan T.
    Nathan TattersonSeptember 20, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    "Cold Beer! Cold water!"
  • Jay S.
    Jay SantosSeptember 18, 2011
    Look for the cookie guy! And the brownie guy. And the truffles guy...
  • Talkin' T.
    Talkin' TastySeptember 18, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Bring a drum, a sando, coors light tall boy, dance pants, and yo hipsta fwendz. Soak up the rays
  • John G.
    John GelbiusSeptember 17, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Welcome to SF's people zoo
  • Jose C.
    Jose CapoSeptember 11, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    wear sunscreen!
  • Jose C.
    Jose CapoSeptember 11, 2011
    Been here 50+ times
    enjoy the view from the fruit shelf, a.k.a gay beach
  • Jamie
    JamieSeptember 6, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    look around. if you can't decide who the biggest hipster is... it's probably you.
  • Gabriel S.
    Gabriel SuitsAugust 30, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Perfect place to kick back and soak up what little sun we get in the city Read more
  • Ignacio S.
    Ignacio SotoAugust 28, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Views of the city are amazing
  • Charlie S.
    Charlie SpringerAugust 26, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    Get some vitamin D
  • Wesley H.
    Wesley HodgsonAugust 26, 2011
    Greatest. People watching. Evar.
  • Buttercup D.
    Buttercup DAugust 24, 2011
    One of the popular parks in SF and frequently seen in movies. Best thing is, Bi-rite creamery is across the street!! Go. Now!
  • Adam B.
    Adam BakerAugust 20, 2011
    The men's room sink is rich in friuty pebbles.
  • Nate S.
    Nate SteinerAugust 18, 2011
    You can find me at the dumpster box!
  • Jori L.
    Jori LalloAugust 18, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    The park to spend a sunny Sunday
  • Raphael A.
    Raphael AngelesAugust 15, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Great slackline community!!! Ideal spot for slacklining at the Palm Grove area, check out!
  • Corinna P.
    Corinna PAugust 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Part of living in San Francisco is laying around and being a bastard. Indulge! And brown bag some Steel Reserve while you're at it.
  • Lissette H.
    Lissette HerZelAugust 7, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Bkb at 2 am!!!!
  • Felicia Z.
    Felicia Z.July 30, 2011
    I like the hills and dogs. And watching hipsters in their natural habitat. And the smell of grass permeating the air. Otherwise, it's a patch of dirt & grass with a few tennis courts.
  • Alex C.
    Alex ChaffeeJuly 28, 2011
    Been here 100+ times
    Bring a trash bag in, and bring your trash out -- at least all the way to the curbside garbage cans.
  • hafeez r.
    hafeez rajiJuly 25, 2011
    best place to chill on a sunny day with no plans or priorities to spare, just chill and enjoy the view Read more
  • Penguin Teen
    Penguin TeenJuly 20, 2011
    Lola (real name: Dolores) from the book LOLA AND THE BOY NEXT DOOR by Stephanie Perkins was named after her great-grandmother. Her great-grandmother was named after Mission Dolores Park!
  • Charlie W.
    Charlie WyseJuly 16, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Such a shame they have ruined this once beautiful park for a larger unnecessary playground.
  • Brandi L.
    Brandi LeeJuly 9, 2011
    Eat ice cream, get a contact high, and think about stealing cute puppies!!
  • Tim O.
    Tim O'NeilJuly 4, 2011
    Be sure to walk your hipster ass over to Bi-Rite to get some ice cream and enjoy your time in the park! ;)
  • Price M.
    Price MathewsonJune 14, 2011
    Don't get hit by the muni when you pee.
  • Tom Y.
    Tom YeeJune 13, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    There's never a dull moment at Dolores Park
  • Jamee V.
    Jamee VeeMay 30, 2011
    Keep your ham and cheese safe from 4-legged burglars.
  • Jamee V.
    Jamee VeeMay 30, 2011
    Bring a beach towel, a book and milk tea in glass jar.
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyMay 25, 2011
    SF Weekly’s Best Of 2011 Winner – Editorial Pick – BEST FIVE PICNIC SPOTSTop 5: Dolores Park, Crissy Fields, South Park, Corona Heights, & SF Botanical Garden... Read more
  • Jzhwu M.
    Jzhwu MisoTestMay 24, 2011
    no I can't seriusly
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyMay 19, 2011
    SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST PARK
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyMay 19, 2011
    SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST PUBLIC TENNIS COURTS
  • SF Weekly
    SF WeeklyMay 19, 2011
    SF Weekly's Best Of 2011 - Reader's Poll - BEST PLACE TO PEOPLE WATCH
  • Chris M.
    Chris MearsMay 16, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't be a jerk. Pick up after yourself. The rubbish does not magically disappear via the Dolores Park Fairy. Read more
  • Matt G.
    Matt GalliganMay 3, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Don't forget your paper bag for your booze. The cops like to give a bit of a hard time while they roll around on their dirt bikes.
  • Matt D.
    Matt DApril 28, 2011
    Been here 5+ times
    Screw all the local overpriced overcrowded favorites (aka tartine, bi-rite) get your stuff on mission and buy things from the awesome park vendors- sometimes the brownies come with a hug and a kiss!
  • Toby C.
    Toby C.April 4, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    this place smells.. funky
  • Amy M.
    Amy MarMarch 19, 2011
    Tune into radio nonchalance 107.9 fm for a trip full of undersea monkey business and enlightenment. Only available in Dolores park.
  • Todd T.
    Todd TateMarch 9, 2011
    Been here 25+ times
    What is a DOBRO? Check it out some Tumbleweed Pop while you chill at the park on someone's wi-fi Read more
  • Bryan H.
    Bryan HFebruary 12, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Gay Beach!
  • Ezequiel T.
    Ezequiel ToughFebruary 11, 2011
    One of the nicest places I've ever smoked a fat blunt in SF. BEAUTIFUL atmosphere and great place to chill and listen to opera music. Stay out of trouble or cops WILL get you.
  • Sally C.
    Sally CarsonFebruary 9, 2011
    Bring a conspicuous balloon or umbrella so friends can find you. On a busy day, AT&T craps out here because of all the iPhone'ing. No signal at all.
  • Jason S.
    Jason StandifordFebruary 5, 2011
    Been here 10+ times
    Why wait in the long ass line for the bathroom, just go pee on the train tracks.
  • TerraMoto T.
    TerraMoto TransporationJanuary 26, 2011
    Hipsters unite!
  • Jessica V.
    Jessica ValenzuelaDecember 2, 2010
    Try the Dessert
  • Francisco L.
    Francisco LNovember 20, 2010
    Amazing view of the city!
  • Nora M.
    Nora MNovember 20, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Need more than the park for your Fido? Check out Embarkadero Social Club for daycare, boarding and grooming just blocks away.
  • j b.
    j bluNovember 14, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Head to the Fruit Shelf (Church x 20th) for skivvies on boys and skyline over bay, you won't be disappointed!
  • Natalia P.
    Natalia PudziszOctober 30, 2010
    Great place to read, hang out with friends or people watch on a Saturday.
  • Mazda
    MazdaOctober 25, 2010
    Dolores Park is named after Mission Dolores, established by Spanish missionaries in 1776.
  • Benji R.
    Benji ROctober 16, 2010
    Nice view of downtown. Too bad the dirty hipsters refuse to shower. Lounge with caution.
  • Adam M.
    Adam MorganSeptember 29, 2010
    Always bring sunscreen and mimosas on nice days.
  • Wendell S.
    Wendell SolivenSeptember 29, 2010
    Be careful, there were lots mugging lately--day and night. Be vigilant.
  • Guce
    GuceSeptember 28, 2010
    Been here 50+ times
    Give some beer cans/bottles to the Asian lady who collects em!
  • Arjuna R.
    Arjuna RiceSeptember 28, 2010
    Go to the top, yes yes, enjoy the view, but then roll down the hill! Don't pretend you're too mature, you know you want to...
  • Jessica F.
    Jessica FrankSeptember 24, 2010
    Trevor sells the most outstanding truffles...I dare you to eat the whole thing
  • Tyler M.
    Tyler MoselleSeptember 11, 2010
    sit by the Judah line and watch the skyline on a warm-ish summer night!
  • Laila
    LailaSeptember 10, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    my favorite bar.
  • Elizabeth A.
    Elizabeth A.August 24, 2010
    Fruitshelf is the most welcoming, amazing speedos. Bring sunglasses, sunblock, and a boombox!
  • Brian N.
    Brian NewmanAugust 17, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    have fun but pick up your trash
  • Richard L.
    Richard LiuAugust 13, 2010
    Must go on warm days. Good for laying out with a picnic and beer.
  • annie l.
    annie lJuly 25, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Bring your snacks and beer in a paper bag and then use the paper bag as a seating mat.
  • Andrew S.
    Andrew SmothersJuly 17, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    The Land of Barter!
  • L Y D I A
    L Y D I AJuly 9, 2010
    Bring a jacket! And wine and a blanket
  • Adrienne A.
    Adrienne AzzaraJuly 5, 2010
    Hide your booze from the cops!
  • Dora
    DoraJune 30, 2010
    Ask the kids if they can find the headstone with a sleeping lamb on it, the Native American hut, or the replica of the Mission. Powered by Read more
  • Dora
    DoraJune 30, 2010
    Hungry? Kids need a snack? Bi-rite creamery is across the street on 18th street. For something healthier, nearby Bi-Rite Market has great sandwiches and snack foods.Powered by Read more
  • Genevieve S.
    Genevieve ShaunJune 28, 2010
    Sit on the south west end of the park, also the highest point to get a breathtaking view of sf and cute gay boys in neon briefs
  • Sarah L.
    Sarah LumJune 26, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Watch out for hipsters.
  • Richard
    RichardJune 17, 2010
    Were a thong and play a bongo drum, you'll fit right in
  • Chris G.
    Chris GehringJune 4, 2010
    The BEST place to have a blast with friends on a warm sunny day in San Francisco. Great park, great views, great people.
  • Loren B.
    Loren BaxterJune 1, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Go to the top of the park for a great view. Bring your thong and suntan lotion.
  • Courtney B.
    Courtney BennettMay 30, 2010
    SF Popfest Picnic Show 5/30/10
  • Erin S.
    Erin SymonsMay 30, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    if you're feeling spendier than a twist off bottle of sav blanc, bi rite will uncork it for you at check out... Just ask politely.
  • Rachel G.
    Rachel GillMay 3, 2010
    bring sun glasses and a bad attitude if going alone to ward off horny men, and homeless drunkards...other than that a great time :-) Read more
  • Daniel P.
    Daniel PonderMay 2, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    catch some sun and a buzz
  • Martita G.
    Martita GApril 28, 2010
    grab friends, some food and drinks, and head to the park on a sunny day :)
  • Brian M.
    Brian McConnellApril 26, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    You know, that section of the park where those gay people hang out.
  • Michael T.
    Michael TardiffApril 22, 2010
    Sip champagne and play frisbee with some random strangers.
  • Michael M.
    Michael MatthewsApril 3, 2010
    THE spot in SF to work on your tan.
  • Bill F.
    Bill FehringMarch 29, 2010
    Bring an air mattress!
  • Jonathan L.
    Jonathan LallyMarch 27, 2010
    Been here 100+ times
    only buy edibles from abdulah the shaman.
  • Tim H.
    Tim HylandMarch 19, 2010
    Been here 25+ times
    Best boy watching is on the terraces at the southwest corner of the park.
  • Emily R.
    Emily RandMarch 17, 2010
    Climb the trees at the top of the hill!
  • Sosia B.
    Sosia BertMarch 15, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    I left my heart in Dolores Park. No other place feels like summer in San Francisco.
  • Spoon C.
    Spoon CarvalhoMarch 7, 2010
    Love this place!
  • Greg G.
    Greg GioiaFebruary 22, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    No one here when it rains :/
  • Catherine B.
    Catherine B.February 15, 2010
    Been here 5+ times
    Best spot in town for a picnic!
  • Valentine's Day Movie
    Valentine's Day MovieFebruary 2, 2010
    This picturesque park offers free movie nights, concerts, and tennis & basketball courts. Locals' favorite eats are within walking distance - try Tartine, BiRite Creamery, or Pizzeria Delfina. #vday
  • Nick S.
    Nick SullivanFebruary 2, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    Play Magic the Gathering on a blanket.
  • Greg G.
    Greg GioiaFebruary 1, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    So barren come the winter...
  • Kelly L.
    Kelly LongJanuary 11, 2010
    Been here 10+ times
    6am class instructors (chris, sebastian, valerie) are fantastic!
  • Travis W.
    Travis WiseDecember 19, 2009
    visit the gold fire hydrant in the upper right corner of the park; read the plaque next to the hydrant.
  • Heather S.
    Heather SweeneyNovember 17, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
    dont get caught drinking
  • Jessica K.
    Jessica KinlundNovember 8, 2009
    Look for the man with copper pots. He has the most amazing goodies for you at a reasonable price!! Also, the views of the city are amazing.
  • Steven-Paul D.
    Steven-Paul DeLaraNovember 1, 2009
    Hanging out smoke a bowl and get drunk with friends you want to join me?
  • Uri B.
    Uri BoglerSeptember 7, 2009
    blanket book beer bust
  • Kyle M.
    Kyle MinorSeptember 6, 2009
    Been here 25+ times
    Absolutely THE S.F. park; the front yard for every house in the center of the city. To reserve picnic tables call (415) 831-5500. Don't mention the beer your serving, though!
  • kristine m.
    kristine molnarAugust 27, 2009
    Head to south end of the park. Sit. Chill. Wave over ganga treat man. enjoy.
  • timoni w.
    timoni westJuly 19, 2009
    Been here 100+ times
    stop by Bi-Rite first, to stock up on wine & fruit.
  • Lauren S.
    Lauren ScimeJuly 2, 2009
    I take my dog here to sniff butts. We walk around, I coo at other cute dogs, he romps. Jeremy avoids contact with the's wicked fun :)
  • Erika K.
    Erika KaliJune 18, 2009
    Been here 25+ times
    Lay back and enjoy the views, whether it be the tight rope walkers or the families enjoying the rare sunshine.
  • Hiten P.
    Hiten ParmarMay 30, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
  • lara l.
    lara longMay 14, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
    Movies in the park, tamale lady, acro-yoga and dogs on the loose. Chill with good friends and enjoy the view.
  • Nathan I.
    Nathan IeMay 10, 2009
    Been here 5+ times
    Show off Dolores Park when my buddies come into town.
  • Katie M.
    Katie MorseApril 28, 2009
    Go to the top (top right) corner of the park for some of the best views of the city.
  • Keane L.
    Keane LiApril 15, 2009
    Been here 25+ times
    Dolores Park Movie Night! Bring a sweater because it can get cold... Brrr!
  • Jess H.
    Jess HApril 4, 2009
    Been here 10+ times
    Grab a 12 pack and round up some friends on a sunny day. Plant yourselves on Hipster Beach and enjoy the people watching. Make friends with someone who lives nearby so you can pee.
  • Benjamin S.
    Benjamin StandeferMarch 24, 2009
    Convince an apathetic hipster to high-five you
  • Jason S.
    Jason S.March 22, 2009
    Hang out at the top of the park and listen to 107.9 FM. It's like Art Bell never left for the Philippines.
  • molly m.
    molly monsterMarch 18, 2009
    Dog Inventory: Go to Dolores Park and count the dogs, bonus points if there are more than 25.
  • Joe G.
    Joe GratzMarch 18, 2009
    Have an afternoon sit with your friends from out of town on the bench in the southwest (highest) corner of the park.
  • Dmitriy G.
    Dmitriy Geranin1 week ago
    Сюда надо приходить с пивом, друзьями и надолго.
  • Eray A.
    Eray AlguzeySeptember 4
    Caddebostan sahil in daha konser ortami gibi dusunun
  • Esra G.
    Gay pride'a denk geldik 🤣oysa burası Sweet November'ın son sahnesinin çekildiği yer değil miydi 🤔evet orası🤣inanılmaz kalabalık ve görebileceğiniz en enterasan kişiler 🌈bi de bu renkler diyorm🌈🌈
  • Zoe Michelle S.
    Zoe Michelle SzekelyNovember 24, 2016
    Best park ever ❤️
  • Pavlo G.
    Pavlo GrozianNovember 11, 2016
    Been here 10+ times
    Лучший парк города. Зеленый пляж из травы, пальмы, ночной движ и спортивные площадки.
  • Guilherme 梅.
    Guilherme 梅田October 29, 2016
    Pega o sorvete na Bi-Rite e vá aproveitar o verde do parque.
  • Emily R.
    Emily RoseSeptember 18, 2016
    👌🏻 👌🏻👌🏻
  • Pri S.
    Pri SantosAugust 30, 2016
    Esse é o lugar mais cool de todos: grupos se reúnem e curtem suas tardes em família, amigos, namorados. O Parque é um descampado enorme e lindão! Traga uma toalhinha, comida e bebida pra curtir!!
  • Alejandro L.
    Alejandro LlanoFebruary 6, 2016
    Un lindo lugar para conocer.
  • Bruna I.
    Bruna InguantiOctober 3, 2015
    Pic nic, polmone verde nel cuore di mission,
  • Jesus M.
    Jesus MárquezSeptember 2, 2015
    Un atardecer majestuoso!!!
  • Abogado O.
    Abogado OsorioAugust 17, 2015
    Excelente lugar para relajarse y tomar unas copas.
  • Ivonne R.
    Ivonne RamírezJuly 28, 2015
    No nos pareció un parque muy familiar para ir con Bebes. Faltan árboles.
  • Juan S.
    Juan SeguíJuly 28, 2015
    El parque con el mejor ambiente de toda la ciudad. Gente haciendo deporte, tomando algo, haciendo acrobacias, tocando instrumentos... Y encima buenísimas vistas. Un lugar de imprescindible visita!
  • Antoine R.
    Antoine RMSMay 6, 2015
    Been here 50+ times
    Parc très sympa le weekend ! Idéal pour un pic nic le dimanche après-midi.
  • Paula N.
    Paula NunesFebruary 12, 2014
    em dias de sol ao fim de semana fazem super festas :-)
  • Jesús G.
    Desde aquí las vistas de la ciudad son espectaculares
  • Karla L.
    Karla LopezOctober 19, 2013
    Been here 5+ times
    Canga na serve, o chão é sempre meio molhadinho
  • Derek L.
    Derek LeonardJune 30, 2013
    Pride weekend!
  • Jori L.
    Jori LalloDecember 10, 2012
    Been here 25+ times
    Ehkä kaupungin magein mesta. Tiistai IP voi olla hiljaista mutta kaikki hipsterit kokoontuu tänne sunnuntaisin. Kannattaa ottaa joku lehti pefletiksi, maa on kosteaa
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