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Mapping Million Dollar Listing Star Justin Fichelson's Favorite Spots Around San Francisco

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Million Dollar Listing San Francisco wrapped up last week, but its stars are still out and about selling real estate in the city. Justin Fichelson, who became the most endearing broker on the show at some point thanks to his giggle and quick one-liners, is a San Francisco native who grew up near Duboce Park and both lives and works in the city. We caught up with Justin to find out what his favorite places around town are, from his favorite property to his favorite place to catch up with clients. He loves selling real estate in San Francisco because the properties are all so unique, and his favorite type of property to sell is an Edwardian with "really cool old bones" where the character and architectural detail of the house shine. We also had a chance to ask Justin about his much-hyped rivalry with co-star Roh Habibi. Justin emphasized that he tried to be nice to Roh at first but was put off by his fellow broker's ego and passive aggressiveness. "His fake Hermes belt and fake Patek Philippe watch are a metaphor for who he is," Justin said.

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1. Spruce

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3640 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 931-5100
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Presidio Heights' Spruce is a great place for a client dinner. In fact, Justin was headed there to meet a client right after he caught up with us.

2. Cotogna

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490 Pacific Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 775-8508
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Cotogna is Justin's ideal spot for a date, or just about any other dinner. Of course, dinner should be followed up with a drink at Balboa Cafe.

3. Balboa Cafe

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3199 Fillmore St
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 921-3944
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Justin worked as a host at Balboa Cafe back when he was in high school and college, so he still has a very soft spot for this San Francisco institution. He even still knows some of the bartenders from his days as an employee.

4. Little Star Pizza

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846 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 441-1118
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Justin lives near Buena Vista Park but doesn't spend a ton of time in his neighborhood. One local spot that he does go to all the time is Little Star, the Chicago-style pizza place on Divisadero.

5. The Battery

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717 Battery St
San Francisco, CA 94111

Private club The Battery is another great place to meet up with clients, according to Justin. He heads there for happy hour multiple days a week.

6. Roos House

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3500 Jackson St
San Francisco, CA 94118

Justin's favorite property in the city is 1909 Tudor-style house in Presidio Heights built by Bernard Maybeck. Although the grand landmark home has always been his favorite house, it has never been for sale.

7. 2000 Washington St.

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Justin's favorite old San Francisco building is the distinctive pink 2006 Washington at the corner of Lafayette Park in Pacific Heights. He even made it into the penthouse—which sold this year for $30 million—for a New Year's Eve party back around 2007.

8. Lumina

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201 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94105

There are quite a few exciting new developments in the city right now, but Justin thinks that the luxurious Lumina is at the top of the list. He's also looking forward to The Pacific, and he just helped a client buy in the Rockwell.

9. Crissy Field

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1199 East Beach
San Francisco, CA 94129
(415) 561-7690

When he wants to work out outside, Justin heads to Crissy Field to go running out to the bridge. He also thinks that Crissy Field has the best views in the whole city.

10. Equinox

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2055 Union St
San Francisco, CA 94123
(415) 854-0799
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The best place to work out in town is the Equinox on Union Street that sits inside of the refurbished Metro Theater. The gym has been open for less than two years but has already won Justin's workout loyalty.

11. Estila Hair Salon

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3628 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94118
(415) 928-1114
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Justin gets his signature curly locks chopped by Rick at Estila, but he assures us that his hair is actually really low-maintenance and takes "like, two seconds."

12. San Francisco Ballet

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455 Franklin St
San Francisco, CA 94102

Maria Kochetkova, one of the principals of the ballet, and her husband are among Justin's close friends, so he loves going to the ballet. Justin is a big fan of all of San Francisco's culture, from the opera to the symphony.

13. Castro Theatre

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429 Castro St
San Francisco, CA 94114
(415) 864-5000
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Justin's favorite old-school San Francisco spot is the Castro Theatre. The landmark spot has been around since the 1920s but is still a great to place to see a movie.

14. Tosca Cafe

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242 Columbus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133
(415) 986-9651
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Tosca is another favorite for both its bar and its food. The dive bar turned-Italian restaurant is a regular hangout for Justin.

15. Local Edition

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691 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 795-1375
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This dark, sultry downtown bar is Justin's pick for an artisan cocktail. He also likes Tradition, a Tenderloin bar from the same owners.

16. The Mill

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736 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 345-1953
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The Divisadero coffee shop famous for its pricy (and amazing) toast makes Justin's list of favorite spots to grab a coffee, along with the Sightglass on 7th Street, and favorite places near his Buena Vista home.

17. Alta Plaza Park

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2700 Clay St.
San Francisco, CA 94115

The views, nearby houses, and general beauty of Alta Plaza Park make it Justin's pick as the best of the city's many parks.

18. Legion of Honor

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100 34th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94121
(415) 750-3600
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Of all of the museums in San Francisco, the Legion of Honor stands out as Justin's favorite. Its history and views of the Golden Gate Bridge add to its art collections.

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1. Spruce

3640 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA 94118

Presidio Heights' Spruce is a great place for a client dinner. In fact, Justin was headed there to meet a client right after he caught up with us.

3640 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94118

2. Cotogna

490 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133

Cotogna is Justin's ideal spot for a date, or just about any other dinner. Of course, dinner should be followed up with a drink at Balboa Cafe.

490 Pacific Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133

3. Balboa Cafe

3199 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94123

Justin worked as a host at Balboa Cafe back when he was in high school and college, so he still has a very soft spot for this San Francisco institution. He even still knows some of the bartenders from his days as an employee.

3199 Fillmore St
San Francisco, CA 94123

4. Little Star Pizza

846 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94117

Justin lives near Buena Vista Park but doesn't spend a ton of time in his neighborhood. One local spot that he does go to all the time is Little Star, the Chicago-style pizza place on Divisadero.

846 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94117

5. The Battery

717 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111

Private club The Battery is another great place to meet up with clients, according to Justin. He heads there for happy hour multiple days a week.

717 Battery St
San Francisco, CA 94111

6. Roos House

3500 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94118

Justin's favorite property in the city is 1909 Tudor-style house in Presidio Heights built by Bernard Maybeck. Although the grand landmark home has always been his favorite house, it has never been for sale.

3500 Jackson St
San Francisco, CA 94118

7. 2000 Washington St.

San Francisco, CA 94109

Justin's favorite old San Francisco building is the distinctive pink 2006 Washington at the corner of Lafayette Park in Pacific Heights. He even made it into the penthouse—which sold this year for $30 million—for a New Year's Eve party back around 2007.

8. Lumina

201 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94105

There are quite a few exciting new developments in the city right now, but Justin thinks that the luxurious Lumina is at the top of the list. He's also looking forward to The Pacific, and he just helped a client buy in the Rockwell.

201 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94105

9. Crissy Field

1199 East Beach, San Francisco, CA 94129

When he wants to work out outside, Justin heads to Crissy Field to go running out to the bridge. He also thinks that Crissy Field has the best views in the whole city.

1199 East Beach
San Francisco, CA 94129

10. Equinox

2055 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123

The best place to work out in town is the Equinox on Union Street that sits inside of the refurbished Metro Theater. The gym has been open for less than two years but has already won Justin's workout loyalty.

2055 Union St
San Francisco, CA 94123

11. Estila Hair Salon

3628 Sacramento St, San Francisco, CA 94118

Justin gets his signature curly locks chopped by Rick at Estila, but he assures us that his hair is actually really low-maintenance and takes "like, two seconds."

3628 Sacramento St
San Francisco, CA 94118

12. San Francisco Ballet

455 Franklin St, San Francisco, CA 94102

Maria Kochetkova, one of the principals of the ballet, and her husband are among Justin's close friends, so he loves going to the ballet. Justin is a big fan of all of San Francisco's culture, from the opera to the symphony.

455 Franklin St
San Francisco, CA 94102

13. Castro Theatre

429 Castro St, San Francisco, CA 94114

Justin's favorite old-school San Francisco spot is the Castro Theatre. The landmark spot has been around since the 1920s but is still a great to place to see a movie.

429 Castro St
San Francisco, CA 94114

14. Tosca Cafe

242 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133

Tosca is another favorite for both its bar and its food. The dive bar turned-Italian restaurant is a regular hangout for Justin.

242 Columbus Ave
San Francisco, CA 94133

15. Local Edition

691 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94105

This dark, sultry downtown bar is Justin's pick for an artisan cocktail. He also likes Tradition, a Tenderloin bar from the same owners.

691 Market St
San Francisco, CA 94105

16. The Mill

736 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94117

The Divisadero coffee shop famous for its pricy (and amazing) toast makes Justin's list of favorite spots to grab a coffee, along with the Sightglass on 7th Street, and favorite places near his Buena Vista home.

736 Divisadero St
San Francisco, CA 94117

17. Alta Plaza Park

2700 Clay St., San Francisco, CA 94115

The views, nearby houses, and general beauty of Alta Plaza Park make it Justin's pick as the best of the city's many parks.

2700 Clay St.
San Francisco, CA 94115

18. Legion of Honor

100 34th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121

Of all of the museums in San Francisco, the Legion of Honor stands out as Justin's favorite. Its history and views of the Golden Gate Bridge add to its art collections.

100 34th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94121