San Francisco Restaurants

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  • 1. Boudin Bakery & Café

    4 out of 5 stars

    After a long walk from Union Square to the wharf, we were looking for SOMETHING to eat. How can you miss the giant Boudin building right in the center of the action? For breakfast, we ended up in...

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  • 2. Cheesecake Factory

    4 out of 5 stars

    It is the only Northern California branch of Cheesecake Factory that occupies the top floor of Macy's Union Square location. Very popular because of the Ambiance and off course because of the view of...

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  • 3. The Stinking Rose

    4 out of 5 stars

    Friends recommended the Stinking Rose & we were not disappointed. We sat in a colorful tent & enjoyed the roasted garlic, osco bucco & garlicy deserts tremendously. We went back again years later and...

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  • 4. House of Nanking

    4 out of 5 stars

    Strange little place on the border between Chinatown and North Beach. Hank Donat (mistersf) turned me onto this place via his excellent "local joints" pages. Thank you Hank for all the great...

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  • 5. Lori's Diner

    3 out of 5 stars

    The ambience of this restaurant takes you back in time, in my case, before I was even born. It's like Back to the Future without Biff or Marty McFly and actually the restaurants are even decked out...

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  • 6. Cha-Cha-Cha

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    With a name like Cha Cha Cha, you gotta be cool. Well, this place is definitely cool. It's a happening bar/restaurant, although we focused more on the bar! They have what they like to think of as a...

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  • 7. Combined Suggestions

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Hi! You have come to the right place :) Check out my travel pages on San Francisco. I lived there for years. The best cheap eats, imo are in the Mission district. Talk about authentic Mexican street...

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  • 8. House of Prime Rib

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    like Prime Rib,???? here is a link to the best in San Fran http://houseofprimerib.net/home.html House of Prime Rib is a San Francisco Landmark. Our juicy and delicious Prime Rib is made from the...

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  • 9. The Slanted Door

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This is a top-quality, innovative restaurant that is primarily grounded in Vietnamese cuisine, but takes a more liberal and innovative approach to the food. The food is excellent, bright, fresh,...

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  • 10. Cliff House

    4 out of 5 stars

    Cliff House 1090 Point Lobos Ave., San Francisco CA 94121 Tel. 1.888.448.2186 Since 1863, serving breakfast lunch and dinner. Stylish architecture and spectacular ocean views with the freshest...

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  • 11. Yank Sing

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    As a person of Chinese descent, I have to admit I questioned how authentic this restaurant would be since it’s not in Chinatown. My mom grew in Hong Kong, dim sum capital of the world so authentic dim...

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  • 12. Fisherman's Grotto

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    We were really hungry, tired, and wanting to cheer ourselves up. After all it was Christmas Eve, so we headed down to Fisherman's Wharf, a short walk from our hotel. I had always wanted to try the...

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  • 13. Ghirardelli Square

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    As a chocolate junky, I cannot recommend stopping by Ghirardelli for a dessert (or chocolate sunday dinner if you are so inclined - I know my arm could be so twisted). I ordered one of the more...

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  • 14. Bubba Gump

    4 out of 5 stars

    Bubba Gump's gets it's name and ambience from the movie Forrest Gump. In San Francisco Bubbas is located at Pier 39 with views of Alcatraz and a marina. The ambience is trendy and geared toward...

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  • 15. Scoma's

    4 out of 5 stars

    Even though a SF tradition, this place is so well known/advertised that it's just too crowded. You're not considered a valuable customer. Food is good, by pricey. Other places in the area give you...

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  • 16. Rainforest Cafe

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Ambiance! ah, This restaurant is what I would call Eco Friendly since it is the first restaurant chain to feature rainforests as a theme! Part adventure, part restaurant and wholly entertaining for...

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  • 17. Steps of Rome Trattoria - CLOSED

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    This place is classic! I don't know if you've ever been to a Sushi restaurant, that is more like a club - you know - Saki bombs, and loud music? This place is the Italian version. The "staff" consists...

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  • 18. Information / Sources

    4 out of 5 stars

    Not all conventions at the Moscone Center San Francisco offer free lunch but some do. Free Food usually means lunch boxes supplied by large caterers and once you have your convention badges, included...

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  • 19. Mitchell's Ice Cream

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    For fifty years, Mitchell's has been a San Francisco staple, serving ice cream and sorbets in a myriad of flavors from it's unprepossessing little storefront (there are a few benches outside, but no...

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  • 20. Blondies Pizza

    4 out of 5 stars

    After a morning tour of the Golden Gate Bridge, Ferni and I had to run back to the hotel to pick up our bags to make it to the airport on time, so we decided to stop here and grab a quick bit to eat....

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  • 21. Mel's Drive-In

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    If you've seen George Lucas' film, "American Grafitti," you've seen Mel's. It's a great, fun place to grab a bite to eat, and they're open late. There are several Mel's Drive-ins in San Francisco,...

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  • 22. The Buena Vista Cafe

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    This is a landmark that's always busy. People sit wherever they find a seat , so we sat with a great couple from Chicago and stayed for hours having drinks after dinner. We were like old friends! The...

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  • 23. Buca di Beppo Italian Restaurant

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    part two of my bucca di beppo tips with more pictures this is my favorite italian restaurant if you want to super size your eating pleasures vie their "Buca Size" meals for the family. This Classic...

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  • 24. Cafe Jacqueline

    5 out of 5 stars

    Tucked away in the streets of North Beach is a totally unique restaurant. Cafe Jacqueline is a small quaint cafe. Definitely French with it's soft lighting, wall sconces, hardwood floors, and Tiffany...

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  • 25. Fisherman’s Wharf Chowder and Crab Sidewalk Stands

    4 out of 5 stars

    When eating in Fisherman's Wharf, instead of the mostly mediocre, overpriced restaurants, we usually prefer the street-side vendors selling crab sandwiches, cups of crab, soup, etc. This is fun, far...

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San Francisco is easily the most savy food oriented city in North America (with the possible exception of New Orleans).  While first time visitors might find themselves mired by overpriced...

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