A researched and ranked list and map showing the cleanest public restrooms in San Francisco
Compiled by: Tearsa Joy Hammock
Based on insider info from locals
Where do you go when you gotta go in San Francisco?
With all the shopping and stopping at local eateries, it is most likely that you will need a place to use a restroom and hopefully a clean one at that. Much to your relief, there is now a practical and much needed list of the top ten places to pee according to those who know from experience. Check out the map to help you navigate your way to safe seating.
(1) City Hall restrooms– According to SF Weekly, the BEST public bathroom (2008)
1 Dr Carlton B Goodlett Pl
They’re still the best, believe me, I know. I was there recently.
This location is not often thought of when looking for restrooms in SF, thus the well-maintained restrooms.
(2) Nordstrom’s Lounge Restrooms
865 Market St.
(3) Bloomingdale’s Restrooms
845 Market Street
(4) Westfield San Francisco Centre Family Lounge
(5) Four Seasons Hotel Public Restrooms
(6) Banana Republic’s Restrooms
(7) Palace Hotel Restrooms
(8) Forever 21’s hidden restrooms
1 Powell St.
(9) Ferry Building restrooms1 Ferry Bldg
(10) Embarcadero Center restrooms
BONUS BATHROOM: #11
Crate and Barrel restrooms
55 Stockton Street
Please help make this list full and accurate! Feel free to comment below if you found any other happy toilets to add to ours.
Happy flushing in “the City!”
“Yelp Public Bathrooms that aren’t so scary” by Cyndi L.: http://www.yelp.com/list/the-public-bathrooms-that-arent-so-scary-san-francisco
“SF Weekly Best Public Bathroom 2008”: http://www.sfweekly.com/bestof/2008/award/best-public-bathrooms-1033103/
Tearsa Joy Hammock is a student intern at Unanchor.com and is studying Journalism with concentration in photojournalism at San Francisco State University.
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