Specialty food stores

If you want to get your hands on superior-quality meats, cheese, wines and produce in the Mission, this is your place. (Credit: www.birite.com)

San Francisco’s Best Gourmet Food Stores

Some standout vendors include the Golden Gate Meat Company, which offers venison and wild boar, Far West Funghi and their impressive selection of exotic mushrooms and Cowgirl Creamery – the Bay Area’s star of the artisan cheese world.

CBS San Francisco–05/24/2011