San Francisco Restaurants

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  • 26. 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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  • 27. Lefty O’Doul’s

    4 out of 5 stars

    This is an old bar and food joint in downtown, right next to Union Square. I like this place as a bar for its funky old atmosphere and beer selection, etc. I don't go here for the food, which is...

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  • 28. Rainforest Cafe

    4 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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  • 29. 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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  • 30. Asia SF

    4 out of 5 stars

    Ok, if you don't know about this place, know what you are getting into. It is if nothing else an experience that is a great conversation piece. I did not know the extent of the theme. straight or gay,...

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  • 31. Gary Danko

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We got here by coincidence, my husband sat down at the bar to wait for me (I was taking a walk around the area) and WOW, what an amazing experience! Everybody was super friendly, not snobby at all and...

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  • 32. Cafe Claude

    4 out of 5 stars

    Cafe Claude is a fantastic French Cafe with great food and atmosphere. The restaurant is located on a small alleyway in the financial district. This cafe reminded me of the wonderful little bistros...

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  • 33. El Mansour

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The food here is very good albeit somewhat overpriced for the size of the portions you receive. At around $30 per person you'd think they could provide a larger bowl of soup or double the size of the...

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  • 34. Sinbad’s Pier 2 Restaurant

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    Sinbad's lunch menu is somewhat overpriced, and the dining room is on the chilly side, but I would still recommend it because of the two categories where it really shines: the view and the service....

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  • 35. Michael Mina

    4 out of 5 stars

    We decided to have one 'special' meal (ie. really expensive) during our time in San Francisco, and chose the two Michelin starred Michael Mina, which is located in the Westin St Francis Hotel,...

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  • 36. Mama’s on Washington Square

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    A popular place for breakfast in North Beach. A little more upscale and expensive than Curly's was, and with sometimes long lines. Open Tuesday thru Sunday from 8am until 3pm You stand in line and...

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  • 37. ThirstyBear Brewing Company

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    The Thirsty Bear took its name from a newspaper report of a tale of thievery with violence in Moscow. An escaped circus bear wandered into a city centre bar and, being a mite thirsty began demanding...

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  • 38. Cafe Zoetrope

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We decided to give this little North Beach restaurant a try mostly because of its sunny sidewalk terrace. Once we got the menu and saw there was a huge selection of Coppola wines offered, we finally...

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  • 39. Le Petit Robert - CLOSED

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Le Petit Robert occupies a corner on Polk Street, complete with outdoor tables. Inside decor is a bit rural, service is average to good, and they serve "small plates." The portions are indeed rather...

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  • 40. Trattoria Pinocchio

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    We had tickets to Beach Blanket Babylon and were looking for an Italian restaurant in North Beach close to the theater, so on Katherine's (Callavetta) suggestion we picked Trattoria Pinocchio which...

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  • 41. TOO VAGUE

    1.5 out of 5 stars

    I ordered the crab cocktail. There was hardly enough crab, and the crab was tasteless. Still hungry, I ordered a cup of clam chowder. The clam didn't taste like clam, and the chowder was milky and...

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  • 42. Tad's Broiled Steaks

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Located on Powell Street, near Union Square and next to the Bangkok Noodle and Thai BBQ restaurant we had a lunch, at is this great diner. We had dinner at Tad's. Chinggis ordered Tad's Special Steak...

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  • 43. Ton Kiang

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    VTer jessicadf introduced me to Ton Kiang, and I've been back on my own since then. It's the best dim sum outside of Chinatown. You'll see a lot of Chinese faces here (my own included!), so you know...

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  • 44. Beach Chalet Brewery and Restaurant

    4 out of 5 stars

    The Beach Chalet and Park Chalet are two different, but joined, restaurants that are part of a brewpub in the historic Beach Chalet at the western end of Golden Gate Park overlooking Ocean Beach. The...

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  • 45. Swensen's Ice Cream

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    The original outlet of Swenson's Ice Cream was a place that we took a detour to visit. Well, I am a big ice cream fan and this was reportedly one of the best in town. We actually stopped by twice. The...

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  • 46. Pasta Pomodoro

    3.5 out of 5 stars

    This restaurant on 24th Street, near the corner of Noe, is a pleasant sidewalk cafe and wine bar. Part of a chain of 19 restaurant locations in Northern California, this is an excellent stop in Noe...

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  • 47. Red's Java House

    4 out of 5 stars

    It doesn't look like much from the outside but it's a local favorite. Right on the waterfront. Basic diner food...burgers, sandwiches, fries but at a great price. Especially considering the fact that...

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  • 48. Joe's Crab Shack

    4 out of 5 stars

    If you're on the Wharf in SF and looking for a rarely inexpensive meal by trying to avoid those -blah- tasting street vendors dotted across the wharf, try and hit Joe's. This place is an amalgamation...

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  • 49. Fresca

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Fresca Restaurant in Fillmore San Francisco is a specialty restaurant that serves Nouveau Peruvian Cuisine, a modernized style of Peruvian Cuisine, crafted by owner-Chef Jose Calvo-Perez. It is the...

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  • 50. Hunan Home

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Geeyod, just how many good chinese restaurants are there in this town? I hope I never find out. I finally got around to Hunan Home's last week, which had been on my must hit list. The hype says it's...

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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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