There's never been a better time to explore wine and cheese in the City. San Francisco is home to several wine bars and cheese shops to discover your new favorite pairing. Want to take your tasting to your NEMA San Francisco home? Some of the finest, award-winning cheeses are available locally, so indulging in a good wine and cheese pairing today is easier than ever. Let the tasting begin…

Birba, 0.5 mile away. Get a cheese board with manchego & point reyes toma w/ apricot preserve, walnuts & sesame crackers or upgrade it to a meat and cheese combo to pair with your wines.

Linden & Laguna, 0.5 miles away. This elegant wine bar in Hayes Valley serves up high-quality, small-production wines. Try the cured meats with goat and sheep cheese assortment, house made tapenade and fig compote, crostini.

The Pawn Shop, 0.7 miles away. Get your red or wine paired with their Cheese Plate which includes a selection of Aged Manchego, Caña de Cabra, Mahón and Valdeón served with country bread, seasonal fruit, roasted nut and quince paste.

ENO Wine Bar, 1 mile away. The three things celebrated here are wine, cheese, and chocolate. First-time sippers and worldly wine travelers alike are welcome to swirl, savor and sip their way to a relaxing experience with cheese selections served on attractive marble slabs, accompanied by dried fruit, honey, and nuts.

Press Club, 1 mile away. This wine bar and lounge, offers California’s finest wines and beers in a sophisticated, social atmosphere. Try the Usual Suspects flight with a selection of Three Cheeses Served with Fig Preserves, Honeycomb, Mixed Nuts.

Amélie, 1.2 miles away. Enjoy a customized flight of wine paired with cheese plates served alongside French baguette breads, house-made apricot and pear ginger spreads, honey and fresh fruit.

Etcetera Wine Bar, 1.3 miles away. Indulge in a wine selection from around the world with your choice of 3 or 5 cheeses or a Charcuterie & Cheese Plate.

20 Spot, 1.4 miles away. Get a bottle or mixed case + a cheese snack plate with manchego, brillat savarin, smoked cheddar, maple nuts, pickles, jam, honey, crostini.

La Fromagerie de SoMa, 1.5 miles away. Treat yourself with their selection of gourmet platters and hors d'oeuvres. They are perfect for successful happy hours or a wine night with friends.

San Francisco Wine Society, 1.8 miles away. Choose your flight to pair with cheese served with house made black currant jam, Macrona almonds, & sourdough baguette from Acme Bread Company. They also has a bocce court and patio that can be reserved for groups up to 12.

District, 1.8 miles away. Their 3 cheese and 5 cheese boards are chef’s selection, with artisan bread & accoutrements that pair nicely with wine flights.

Mission Bay Wine & Cheese, 1.9 miles away. Pop over for a Monger’s Choice of three rotating artisanal cheeses- brie, semi-hard, & aged cheese to pair with your favorite bottle OR join a monthly wine and cheese club! Each subscription box includes notes on creamery, an analysis card, and tasting pamphlet.

West Coast Wine·Cheese, 2.3 miles away. This restaurant, wine bar, and wine shop offers artisanal cheese and charcuterie alongside house-made seasonal jams and spreads. Get your wines shipped for free plus save an additional 15% when you buy any 4 or more bottles, mix/match.

You can always pop over to our neighbors at The Market and pick you own wine and cheese selection for an at home tasting evening. San Francisco Wine & Cheese also carries a wide selection of reds, whites + champagnes to pair with assorted charcuterie plates. Arlequin Wine Merchant offers a wine club which includes hand-selected, often hard-to-find bottles from our cellar. Use these pairing tips and your evening is elevated in minutes!

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