The Ritz-Carlton: "A secret gem of Golden Gate Park is the Garden of Shakespeare’s Flowers, located near the Japanese Tea Garden. Inspired by the masterworks of the famous playwright, the garden has over 200 flowers."
Bommy Cha: "Cheesecake is one of the best, and unlike any others. It's light, fluffy, and smooth with a speculoos crust. Comes out around 10-11am, and is expensive at $6 a slice. Recommend eating it at room temp."
Erin Merchant: "Succulents for the avid and budding gardener. Very well maintained space and healthy plants. Awesome staff! Ritual coffee station and casual hang out environment makes this place an oasis in the city."
SFist: "With grassy open space, running and biking paths, room for your canine companions, a real beach and even a surf spot, it has everything your SoCal friends think they can only find in Santa Monica."
Fodor's Travel: "Crissy Field, part of the Golden Gate National Parks system, stretches from Fort Point to Fort Mason, with miles of flat, open space for walking, biking, and kite flying."