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You’ve been shoved and spritzed, and have been schlepping all day. And suddenly, you find
yourself in front of a table of sweater options for Aunt Tammy, starving and
in a low-blood-sugar lull, unable to make a decision. No one should be expected to go with her
gut when it’s entirely empty. Well, standing by, is your personal concierge
(ahem, us!) re: what to eat in S.F.'s holiday-shopping epicenter, aka
the Westfield Mall and Union Square. From a banh mi cafe to an
authentic Neopolitan pizzeria, we've got 8 hotspots (that aren't
Subway or Starbucks) where you can catch your second wind before
conquering that sale rack.
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