Need to grab a quick sandwich before heading off on another San Francisco  adventure? Get it at Ike’s Place (3506 16th St., 415/553-6888, Mon. noon–4:30 p.m., Tues.–Thurs., Sat.–Sun. 11 a.m.–4:30 p.m., Fri. 11 a.m.–8 p.m., $10). An independent deli, Ike’s serves big hearty homemade sandwiches that will fuel up even the most energetic travelers.
The place really is owned by a man named Ike, who operates the deli with his mother. So if you prefer to patronize local family-owned businesses, Ike’s is the perfect place to buy your daily carry-away lunch.