About 94111 Zip
About 94111 Zip Code
Located right at the Northern tip of SFO County, Zip 94111 falls under the Pacific Time Zone. This diverse zip is home to a number of attractions/landmarks.
94111 Zip is located at 38 degrees latitude and -122 degrees longitude.
Zip 94111 is surrounded by the picturesque San Francisco Bay on its East; Bay Bridge, Market Street, and Kearmy Street on its South-West; and the coastline right up to Pier 45 for its Northern border.
The nearby Zips are 94105, 94104, 94108, and 94133.
In the Neighborhood:
The local neighborhood consists of Embarcadero neighborhood, Financial District (FiDi) neighborhood, Jackson Square neighborhood, North Beach (NoBe) neighborhood and Fisherman’s Wharf.
- USS Pampanito
Parts of Pier 45’s USS Pampanito come under Zip 94109; but larger chunks of it are under the purview of Zip 94111. The USS Pampanito Submarine Museum & Memorial at Fisherman’s Wharf. USS Pampanito ideally is the name given to a World War II Balao class Fleet Submarine Museum & Memorial. The Pampanito had, in reality, made six patrols in the Pacific during the time of the Second World War. During this phase, she sank about 6 Japanese ships and ended up damaging 4 others. In today’s date and age, Pampanito continues to be a National Historic Landmark.
- Embarcadero Center
The Embarcadero Center is another popular feature in 94111. The Center consists of 4 buildings, each of which is about 30 – 45 stories tall. Other important attractions/must-visits within Embarcadero include the Vaillancourt Fountain which is situated at the Justin Herman Plaza and Four Embarcadero Center; and is located right in between the Ferry Building and the foot of Market Street. The Embarcadero is the eastern waterfront and roadway of the Port of San Francisco which continues north past the Ferry Building at Market Street, Fisherman's Wharf, and Pier 39, before ending at Pier 45.
The Ferry building as its name is a terminal for ferries opening in 1898. This place provides connections between San Francisco Muni, Alameda Harbor Bay Ferry, Oakland-Alameda Ferry, Tiburon Ferry, Golden Gate Transit, Vallejo Transit: 200 and PresidiGo Shuttle: DCS.
- Rincon Park
To the southernmost tip of this Zip is small patch of grass on the water, usually breezy a beautiful view of the bay right by the ferry building – Yes I’m talking about Rincon Park. There's this huge bow and arrow nearby called Cupid's Span which is supposedly symbolizes where Tony Bennett left his heart.
For the more adventurous an Alcatraz cruise can be organized to the Alcatraz Island. Many people, though, are unaware of the wealth of other stories to be learned on the island. Alcatraz a once upon a time home to both a harbor defense fort and a military prison, is now home to rare flowers and plants, marine wildlife, and thousands of roosting and nesting sea birds. Civil War-era buildings dotting the island give insight into the 19th century.
A captivating and scenic place is the Transamerica Redwood Park. This is a great little place had huge redwoods, huge fountain, great place to sit down during lunch or just enjoy a moment away from city life right downtown. While sitting there you can also enjoy the view above at the majestic Transamerica Pyramid, the sparkling dancing water fountains and dancing children statues.
Here are some 94111 joints to try if you want to grab a bite -
- Osha Thai Restaurant
- City View Restaurant
- Sinbads Pier 2 Restaurant
- Waterfront Restaurant
- Sai's Restaurant