You may have heard the news today that Mark Zuckerberg bought a place in the Mission, which is just reason number 952 why the neighborhood has gone from merely gentrified hip-kid hangout to full-blown, shark-jumped tourist mecca. Okay, perhaps that is taking it too far. But how about the next time your friends ask where you should all go out to eat on a Friday, you say, “How about somewhere not in the Mission,” and name one of the following equally hot spots that Zuck maybe hasn’t heard about yet.
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