All Best Restaurants in San Francisco

  • Californios

    $$$$
    9.31/10 Rating
    Mexican
    9.31/10 Rating $$$$
    3115 22nd Street
    San Francisco, California 94110
    415-757-0994
    Neighborhood: Mission District

    Hidden inside a dark black building in San Francisco’s Mission district, Californios is a family owned and operated modern Mexican restaurant. The cuisine is a contemporary expression of Mexican cuisine, using the bountiful ingredients of the Bay Area. In a pristine open kitchen, chef Val M. Cantu and his team Read more [...]

  • Frances

    $$$$
    9.27/10 Rating
    Californian, American, American (New)
    9.27/10 Rating $$$$
    3870 17th Street
    San Francisco, California 94114
    415-621-3871
    Neighborhood: Castro

    At Frances, Chef Melissa Perello’s take on approachable fine dining features a seasonal menu showcasing produce and products from Northern California’s exceptional farmers – all in a comfortable, neighborhood setting. Thanks to frequent trips to local farmers markets and longstanding relationships with her purveyors, Chef Perello is able to feature Read more [...]

  • Acquerello

    $$$$
    9.19/10 Rating
    Italian
    9.19/10 Rating $$$$
    1722 Sacramento Street
    San Francisco, California 94109
    415-567-6432
    Neighborhood: Nob Hill

    For more than two decades, Acquerello has offered an unparalleled Italian fine-dining experience in San Francisco’s Nob Hill neighborhood. The restaurant, operated by Giancarlo Paterlini and Executive Chef Suzette Gresham, has been heralded for its cuisine, wine, and service. Keeping ahead of the ever-changing dining scene in San Francisco, Acquerello Read more [...]

  • Atelier Crenn

    $$$$
    9.18/10 Rating
    French
    9.18/10 Rating $$$$
    3127 Fillmore Street
    San Francisco, California 94123
    415-440-0460
    Neighborhood: Cow Hollow

    Behind an unassuming facade mere steps from the San Francisco Bay, Dominique Crenn offers a multi-course experience in a homey and luxurious dining room. Atelier Crenn is an homage to her father, Allain, with his paintings hung upon the walls. Each guest is greeted with a poem, each line symbolizing Read more [...]

  • La Ciccia

    $$$
    9.15/10 Rating
    Italian, Sardinian, Seafood
    9.15/10 Rating $$$
    291 30th Street
    San Francisco, California 94131
    415-550-8114
    Neighborhood: Noe Valley

    La Ciccia is an intimate restaurant located on the edge of Noe Valley. Husband and wife owners, Massimiliano Conti and Lorella Degan work together to take you to a culinary journey through the Italian island of Sardinia. The chef is committed to use the freshest and the most authentic ingredients Read more [...]

  • Benu

    $$$$
    9.04/10 Rating
    American, American (New)
    9.04/10 Rating $$$$
    22 Hawthorne Street
    San Francisco, California 94105
    415-685-4860
    Neighborhood: Soma

    Benu offers a tasting menu that features a wide variety of seafood and vegetables, a few meat courses, and some sweets. Please plan three hours for your dinner. With advance notice, we are happy to adjust the menu to accommodate certain dietary restrictions. If you have previously dined at Benu Read more [...]

  • Cotogna Restaurant

    $$$
    8.95/10 Rating
    Italian, Pizza
    8.95/10 Rating $$$
    490 Pacific Avenue
    San Francisco, California 94133
    415-775-8508
    Neighborhood: Jackson Square

    Cotogna is a celebration of rustic Italian cuisine and offers a daily-changing menu of spit-roasted or grilled meats and fish, wood-oven pizzas and house-made pasta. Located in San Francisco’s historic Jackson Square, Cotogna (‘quince’ in Italian) is a casual, lively venue and a complement to the adjoining Quince Restaurant, Chef Read more [...]

  • Harris’ Restaurant

    $$$$
    8.91/10 Rating
    Steakhouse, American, American (Traditional)
    8.91/10 Rating $$$$
    2100 Van Ness Avenue
    San Francisco, California 94109
    415-673-1888
    Neighborhood: Russian Hill

    This iconic restaurant represents classic steakhouse dining, but chef Michael Buhagier adds a California sensibility, The Kobe rib eye, cut from select Japanese cattle reared for optimal marbling, has a rich and delicate texture. A red cabernet butter melts on its seared surface, typifying a subtle flair for the unexpected. Read more [...]

  • Saison

    $$$$
    8.85/10 Rating
    American, American (New)
    8.85/10 Rating $$$$
    178 Townsend Street
    San Francisco, California 94107
    415-828-7990
    Neighborhood: Soma

    Saison is an American restaurant located in San Francisco, California. Our menu is constantly evolving, yet always abides by a few simple constants. All of our cooking revolves around an open wood fire. We work with a small group of fisherman, hunters, gatherers, ranchers, and farmers to find and follow Read more [...]

  • Foreign Cinema

    $$$
    8.75/10 Rating
    Californian, Mediterranean, American, American (New)
    8.75/10 Rating $$$
    2534 Mission Street
    San Francisco, California 94110
    415-648-7600
    Neighborhood: Mission District

    Foreign Cinema is a one of a kind, nationally acclaimed restaurant combining foreign and independent films with Cal-Med cooking. Enjoy an industrial chic setting, complete with indoor dining room with a fireplace, outdoor courtyard, mezzanine and full bar. Foreign Cinema is an ideal and festive spot for private dining and Read more [...]

  • Coqueta

    $$$
    8.70/10 Rating
    Spanish, European
    8.70/10 Rating $$$
    Pier 5, The Embarcadero
    San Francisco, California 94111
    415-704-8866
    Neighborhood: Embarcadero

    Coqueta means “flirt” or “infatuation” in Spanish, and represents Michael Chiarello and his team’s exploration and interpretation of Spanish Cuisine, wine and inspired cocktails, while highlighting the bounty of Northern California. Coqueta offers a modern interpretation of traditional Spanish tapas and raciones with a touch of California. We also feature Read more [...]