Chinatown’s Best Secret
Bordering on Financial District and Chinatown is a secluded street-side nook. A white lattice shades above and the walls are covered in lush ivy and ferns.
648 Commercial Street
How to Access
Empire Park is on the north side of Commercial, between Montgomery and Kearny. There’s a single entrance on Commercial.*
Empire Park feels like an charming front-yard to a private urban residence. The sound of traffic is muffled due to it’s location Commercial Street alley.
See 10 photos and 6 tips from 110 visitors to Empire Park. "This POPOS is an urban garden that features a water…foursquare.com
“Nice to see Empire Park — the former site of Emperor Norton’s boarding house, the Eureka Lodgings — included in this roundup.” — John Lumea
Don’t forget to bring lunch. Places nearby:
“Bourbon Banana Cream Pie, Scotch Eggs and the Short Ribs are life changing!” — Joel C.
See 123 photos and 59 tips from 2,446 visitors to Wexler's. "Chicken meatloaf sandwich was amazing!!"foursquare.com
“Get the 5 spiced chicken and egg roll rice dish — ask for the egg on top!!!” — Victoria H.
See 126 photos and 43 tips from 2,292 visitors to Golden Star Vietnamese Restaurant. "The bun bo hue (#22 spicy beef…foursquare.com
“You make your own roll with great ingredients. then you take it out and eat it like a burrito.” — Santiago D.