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      Lazy Bear1 day ago
      New American
      • San Francisco, United States

      Lazy Bear isn’t a restaurant, it’s a dinner party. And everyone seems to want an invite. The tab, along with a service charge, is collected in advance, to enjoy Chef David Barzelay's tasting menu. Read more

      Expertise in American Restaurants and Mission District, San Francisco, United States
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      Farmhouse Inn Restaurant1 day ago
      Resort
      • Forestville, United States

      Try the medallions of elk tenderloin sitting on a chestnut spaetzle, w/ dandelion greens and poached quince, and a hint of tang from the juniper pan jus accentuating the natural qualities of the meat. Read more

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      Calibur1 day ago
      Burgers
      • San Francisco, United States

      Calibur grinds organic grass-fed beef every day for its burgers, served on buns from a local bakery. The kitchen also uses organic potatoes and house-rendered tallow for its fries. Read more

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      Oso sonoma1 day ago
      American
      • Sonoma, United States

      Most trendy menus feature mussels, but this dish, w/ chicken ginger meatballs & a miso broth, is at the top. Two slices of bread weren’t enough to soak up the juices, so finish it off with a spoon. Read more

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      Zero Zero1 day ago
      Pizza
      • San Francisco, United States

      The pizzas are named after SF neighborhoods, like the Castro, with sopressata, sausage, tomato basil sauce, and mozzarella. The classic margherita is also worth ordering. Read more

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      Redi To Go1 day ago
      Taiwanese
      • San Mateo, United States

      The three-cup chicken biandang, which is essentially a Taiwanese bento boxes, comes with rice, suancai (fermented mustard greens), a cup of soup and two sides. Read more

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      El Pipila1 day ago
      Mexican
      • San Francisco, United States

      The pozole verde is the dish that you should be speed-walking your way toward at lunch. The herbaceous tang of puréed tomatillos eclipses the savory chicken stock and bits of fried bacon. Read more

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      A161 day ago
      Italian
      • Oakland, United States

      The second outpost of Marina favorite A16, this Oakland spot is serving up a similarly excellent menu, including authentic Neapolitan pizzas, plus an amazing Italian wine list. Read more

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      The Hidden Vine3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      There's little not to like, assuming you like a wine bar that elicits descriptions like cozy, intimate and private. If an escape from the city is what you need, there's also lots of brick and bocce.

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      Les Clos3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      Since there are so many appetizer-like menu items to share and a wine menu that offers a nice selection of French wines by the taste, glass or carafe, Les Clos leans more bar than bistro.

      Expertise in Wine Bars and SoMa, San Francisco, United States
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      Fat Angel Food & Libation3 weeks ago
      Gastropub
      • San Francisco, United States

      Fat Angel doesn't bill itself as a wine bar—it also has a comprehensive beer list and robust food menu for full dinner dining. But with wines on draft and an impressive cheese plate, it definitely is.

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      BIN 383 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      Bin 38 has been a neighborhood fixture in the Marina ever since. You have your pick of wine bars in the area, but Bin 38 earns major bonus points for the back patio.

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      20 Spot3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      A Mission wine bar that finally delivers on both food and wine cred, tucked into a mod, exposed-wood design from Wylie Price (Trick Dog, Fatted Calf).

      Expertise in Wine Bars and Mission District, San Francisco, United States
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      Terroir3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      The vibe feels authentic and the aesthetic, while on trend, is appealing. Choose from their curated wine list—scrawled on a chalkboard, of course—and snag a seat in the upstairs loft space.

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      Yield Wine Bar3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      Settle in and drink up at this Dogpatch sister bar to Pause in Hayes Valley. Known for its sustainable wine selection, Yield also offers a happy hour option and enough bites for a satisfying dinner.

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      Nectar Wine Lounge3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      Nectar's friendly staff, good nibbles and, most importantly, abundance of seating make it a great spot for an easy night out with a small group.

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      Wine Jar3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      A solid happy hour deal (20% off bottles before 7 p.m.), a decent cheese plate and no rules about bringing in outside food.

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      Wine Kitchen3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      This is a great option if you're looking for a drink before dinner at one of the aforementioned restaurants, but Wine Kitchen also has its own small plates menu if hunger calls.

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      inoVino3 weeks ago
      Wine Bar
      • San Francisco, United States

      An actual neighborhood wine bar for grown-ups, with just enough food from chef Matt Duncanson to satisfy without leaning into restaurant territory and wine service that's a focus, not an afterthought.

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      Rusty's Southern3 weeks ago
      Southern / Soul
      • San Francisco, United States

      At this Tenderloin BBQ and Southern food joint, elbow macaroni is tossed with a bechamel flavored with onion, sharp Tillamook cheddar, and Parmesan. Read more

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