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The best places to go in the East Cut, by vibe

Cinematic views of the Bay Bridge from the top of Rincon Hill. A utopian landscape of Salesforce Park floating through a forest of new high rise buildings. The East Cut neighborhood is definitely a vibe. This fast growing part of downtown San Francisco is any urbanist's fantasy land. 

Amid the awe-inspiring mega structures of Salesforce Tower and the Transbay Terminal an odd tranquility and human scale lives along the streets of this part of the city. Explore elevated gardens slicing through downtown and find your way down to the city's world class waterfront. Small open spaces, public art installations and local businesses bring people together to enjoy the public life of one of the most metropolitan parts of San Francisco. Cocktails at Prospect. Tesora - medium sweet, medium creamy - at Philz Coffee. Mango sticky rice at Lao Table. This is your guide to the best places to go in the East Cut, broken down by vibe.

Read more about the neighborhood’s history and the new identity it has forged in recent years.

About the Author:

Vibemap, in partnership with The East Cut Community Benefit District

The East Cut is San Francisco’s fastest-growing and most exciting new neighborhood. For years prior to its rebirth, our area was lumped in with SOMA, South Park, South Beach, the Financial District, or the Embarcadero. But as our neighborhood has redeveloped and come into its own, residents, businesses, and community organizations are embracing a new identity to distinguish our home from the rest of the City.