JEWISH SAN FRANCISCO
Jews arrived from the mid-19th century, mainly from England. The first synagogue opened 1852 The current community of 210,000 is served by 30 synagogues. The Jewish Community Federation: www.sfjcf. org; 001-415 777-4545 Jews, like Levi Strauss, helped San Francisco prosper . There are a number of kosher restaurants, including Shangri-La 2026 Irving Street, 001-415 731-2548. and the S.F. New York Deli (Glatt Kosher) at 5 Embarcadero Center. 001-415 788-0422.