The Sweet Side of San Francisco

June 15, 2018
Category: San Francisco Attractions

Everyone has a sweet tooth. Candy was the very vice of childhood, and through adulthood educated us all on the importance of a balanced diet and respecting the food pyramid, everyone deserves the occasional indulgence in these sweets. What better reason to embrace that sweet tooth than exploring the sweet side of San Francisco? This exciting city is full of many renowned bakeries, ice cream shops, and candy stores which are bound to leave a long-lasting, and regret-free impression on all who visit.

About San Francisco Sweets and Desserts

To start, one of the best-known bakeries in San Francisco is the Tartine Bakery and Cafe. Located on Guerrero Street, fresh baked goods are prepared every day by 4:30 p.m. Best known for preparing croissants and cinnamon every day, in addition to any other French baked goods. This bakery also offers a variety of cakes and cookies, including the Coconut Macaroon cookie and the Chocolate Soufflé Cake.

Of course, nothing pairs better with summertime and the San Francisco coastal view than an ice cream cone, and the Bi-Rite Creamery is the perfect place to visit for this. This ice cream parlor was first established in the 1940’s and continues to create unique and creative flavors to this day. Using exclusively organic ingredients, the Bi-Rite Creamery makes every batch of ice cream by hand, including the toppings that can be paired with the ice cream. There’s no better place to receive a genuine ice cream cone than the Bi-Rite Creamery.

For all those who are more inclined towards candy shops, look no further than The Candy Shop. True to its name, The Candy Shop is decorated with walls of vintage candy jars, which are filled to the brim with every sort of sweet imaginable, including treats that will bring back the nostalgia of childhood. Located on Russian Hill, there is something for everyone at The Candy Shop.

Each of these sweet eateries is located within the area of the Travel Inn San Francisco. This hotel offers impressive guest amenities and friendly staffing, making it the ideal inn to stay at while exploring all of the desserts San Francisco has to offer.

Stay at Travel Inn San Francisco

While discovering all that San Francisco has to offer on its dessert menu, enjoy your stay at the Travel Inn San Francisco. With all of these sweet attractions located conveniently within the area of the hotel, the Travel Inn San Francisco offers the best rates when you book directly at