Thrift store shopping in San Francisco

Clothing rack in a thrift storeSan Francisco being the hippy / trendy place it is, there are thrift stores all over the place. Which, if you’re a visitor looking for Americana or just vintage threads, is a real boon. Just watch out though, it’s quite easy to buy so much your bag’s either over the airlines weight limit on your way home, or you simply run out of room and have to buy another one... thus eliminating any thriftiness on your part. Here’s a run down on thrift stores in San Francisco’s Haight-Ashbury and Mission areas. They each have unique inventory, and our tip is to visit a fair few on your shopping outing.

Haight-Ashbury

Buffalo Exchange
1555 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117

Aardvark’s Odd Ark
1501 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117

Goodwill Haight-Ashbury
1700 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117

Held Over
1543 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117

Wasteland
1660 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117



Crossroads Trading Co.
1519 Haight St
San Francisco, CA 94117

The Mission

Community Thrift Store
623 Valencia St
San Francisco, CA 94110

Mission Thrift
2330 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94110

Thrift Town
2101 Mission St
San Francisco, CA 94110

Salvation Army Thrift Store
1500 Valencia St
San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: +1 415 643 8040

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Last updated by Tom_Tessin on 23 January, 2011 in Destinations.

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