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Chinatown Kite Shop

717 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-2113
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Not worth ur time

I saw this shop while passing by so thought to see if I can find some interesting kites. Well the... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2015
CHAHAT_CHOUDHARY
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Ranchi, India
via mobile
Not worth your time

I can't understand why travel guidebooks such as Fodors and travel blogs recommend this place. My... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2015
GameServer
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Tel Aviv, Israel
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30 Nov 2015
“Not worth ur time”
17 Jul 2015
“Not worth your time”
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717 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-2113
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Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

I saw this shop while passing by so thought to see if I can find some interesting kites. Well the place was dingy and small and not that amazing kites. The kited were pretty common which you can find in any other kites shop or...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2015

I can't understand why travel guidebooks such as Fodors and travel blogs recommend this place. My guess is that they haven't actually been there. The store is small and dampy and has a small display of your everyday generic kites that can be bought pretty...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2015

When its a windy day, its fun to fly a kite in such places as Berkeley and in San Francisco Marina Green Park. If one wants a reasonably priced kite and wants to choose from a wide variety of kites, this is a good shop...More

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Reviewed 25 January 2014

I had read a couple different posts on blogs and elsewhere on the computer and in travel guides that mentioned visiting the Chinatown Kites on Grant. When you walk down Grant you can't help but see it so it's not out of the way. It...More

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