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San Francisco Shopping
Centre SOMA Anchored by
Nordstrom, this attractive mall
has some more interesting chains
like Kenneth Cole and some less
interesting ones. 865 Market St.
(at 5th St.) y 415/495-5656. www. Bus: 27,
30, 38, 45. Streetcar: F. Map p 69.
(at Sacramento St.) y 415/346-
1325. AE, MC, V.
Bus: 1. Map p 70.
Golden Gate Fortune Cook-
ies Co. CHINATOWN Buy fortune
cookies hot off the press at this tiny,
alley-side Chinatown shop. Bring
your own messages and watch
them being folded into the cookies.
56 Ross Alley (between Washington
& Jackson sts.). y 415/781-3956. No
credit cards. Bus: 30, 45. Cable car:
Powell-Mason. Map p 69.
Molinari Delicatessen
NORTH BEACH Since 1896, Moli-
nari has been supplying SF with
imported meats, cheeses, wines,
and canned goods at very moderate
prices. 373 Columbus Ave. (at Vallejo
St.) y 415/421-2337. www.molinari MC, V. Closed Sun. Bus: 12,
15, 30, 41. Map p 69.
★★ Sharffen Berger Choco-
1996 a former winemaker and his
business partner decided to make
the finest chocolates possible.
Judge their success for yourself.
Ferry Building Marketplace, 1 Ferry
Building, on The Embarcadero at
Mission St.. y 415/981-9150. www. AE, DISC, MC, V.
Streetcar: F. Map p 69.
Specialty Foods, Wines
& Liquors
For Ghirardelli chocolate, see
“Ghirardelli Square” above.
★★ Cowgirl Creamery's Arti-
san Cheese Shop FINANCIAL
DISTRICT Top-notch domestic and
international cheeses, in addition
to award-winning selections from
Cowgirl Creamery's own Point
Reyes facility, plus cheese tools,
boards, and books about cheese.
Ferry Building Marketplace, 1 Ferry
Building on The Embarcadero at
Mission St. y 415/362-9354. www. MC, V. Street-
car: F. Map p 69.
★★ D&M Wines and Liquors
ing shop boasts amazing cham-
pagnes and French brandies, plus
one of the world's best single-malt
scotch selections. 2200 Fillmore St.
The SF Shopping Center downtown is an endlessly entertaining mall to explore on a
damp, foggy afternoon.
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