Press Club is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

1. Press Club

8.5
20 Yerba Buena Ln (at Market St), San Francisco, CA
Wine Bar · SoMa · 111 tips and reviews

Ben C.Ben Coffee: Great upscale and laid back atmosphere. Obviously a superb wine selection

Ali A.Ali Anderson: Greta place if you are looking for a classy night out. Grab your heels, a glass of red, and enjoy the night.

Frie P.Frie Pétré: Awesome classy place!

Quince is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

2. Quince

8.9
470 Pacific Ave (at Montgomery St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Jackson Square · 75 tips and reviews

Exclusive ResortsExclusive Resorts: Beautiful, formal room that is great for a special celebration. There is a prix fixe menu and a la carte options, but the pasta course is not to be missed.

Exclusive ResortsExclusive Resorts: Beautiful, formal room that is great for a special celebration or just because. There is a prix fixe menu and a la carte options. The pasta course is not to be missed.

Jane C.Jane Chu: VERY delicious Italian restaurant. This is def fine dining so it's not cheap. Reservations should be made well in advance. Ask for experimental wine pairings. You'll be amazed!

Twenty Five Lusk is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

3. Twenty Five Lusk

8.5
25 Lusk St (off Townsend St, btwn 3rd & 4th St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · SoMa · 151 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: Has a classy '70s style appearance, 2 bars - as well as menu items like the mushroom bisque, the cauliflower brule & the pork cheek terrineseal the deal. Read more.

Liang S.Liang Shi: Classy place for happy hour in SOMA.

Frances J.Frances James: I've only been for drinks, which were good. Food is upscale, expensive, supposed to be good

Spruce is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

4. Spruce

9.1
3640 Sacramento St (btwn Spruce & Locust St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Presidio Heights · 125 tips and reviews

EaterEater: SF has never been mistaken for a fine dining town, yet the two-year old Spruce has proved to be an absolute homerun in its ritzy Laurel Heights environs. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Holger L.Holger Luedorf: Very fancy, great food! A place for special occasions!

Andrew L.Andrew Lam: The Niman Ranch burger + duck fat fries is worthy of all the hype. Fancy dinner service, but it's casual at lunch: you'll be rubbing elbows with the yummy mummies of Pac Heights. Take-out service too.

Kokkari Estiatorio is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

5. Kokkari Estiatorio

9.5
200 Jackson St (at Front St), San Francisco, CA
Greek Restaurant · Northern Waterfront · 245 tips and reviews

Joshua N.Joshua Nguyen: The lamb chops - it's worth it. One of the fanceh places on this list, but it's just fine dining without fuss - good sourced ingredients, well salted and expansive flavors.

Kim A.Kim Aimi: 2 words: fried cheese. yum! saghanaki was awesome as were the lamb kabobs! comfy and classy - a great place!

AdamAdam: fancy. awesome.

Redwood Room is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

6. Redwood Room

8.3
495 Geary St (at Taylor), San Francisco, CA
Hotel Bar · Tenderloin · 90 tips and reviews

Robert R.Robert Rowe: ...enjoy this upscale elegant bar. Awesome interior with ever-changing digital artwork displayed on various screens! Classy atmosphere... let's not forget some of the finest cocktails in the city! Read more.

Danila S.Danila Sandoval: Fun, fancy, cool. I'd totally come back

Allison K.Allison Kaminski: Martinis and cocktails are tasty!! It's a pretty swanky place

Big 4 Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

7. Big 4 Restaurant

9.0
1075 California St (at Taylor St), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Nob Hill · 48 tips and reviews

Zack🍕🍕Zack🍕🍕: Live piano player, sit and have a beer in a ultra fancy setting.

SFistSFist: Perfect for winter, this fireplace bar comes complete with a piano man, leather booths and a delicious mix of specialty cocktails on call. Feel fancy and enjoy the warmth in one of the private booths. Read more.

EaterEater: Huntington Hotel's much-loved institution Big 4 has that classy, historic San Francisco feeling, and it earns extra charm points for its grand old-school fireplace. Read more.

Californios is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

8. Californios

9.1
3115 22nd St (btwn Capp St & S Van Ness Ave), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission District · 35 tips and reviews

SFGateSFGate: The restaurant has a clubby look, with stuffed banquettes, white tablecloths and dark colors. Modern art and cookbooks line the walls, a precursor of Chef Val Cantu’s academic approach to cooking. Read more.

EaterEater: This tasting-menu restaurant offers fine dining through a Mexican lens, taking on everything from barbacoa to Mexican wedding cookies with a personal touch. Read more.

EaterEater: Californios has inventive, mind-bending, regularly-changing desserts on its Mexican-inspired menu like foie gras and coffee ice cream as well as horchata and sorbet paired with pistachio meringue. Read more.

Sons & Daughters is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

9. Sons & Daughters

8.5
708 Bush St, San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 52 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: They bring an intelligent enthusiasm to the food - sweet breads & lobster claw, or a foie gras desert - & it's a pleasure to taste the latest in fine dining for a good price. Read more.

Stephen T.Stephen Tse: fancy and best dinner

JonJon: This is the best 'meal' (meaning, a well structured bunch of delicious dishes, not just a load of poorly matched fancy foods) I think I've ever had. Service is fantastic too.

Hakkasan is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

10. Hakkasan

9.1
1 Kearny St (at Market St), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 175 tips and reviews

Julia M.Julia Mak: Nice bar + cool cocktail menu + friendly bartenders! Also good fancy dim sum if you are up for something not super traditional :)

Christine C.Christine Chou: A bit pricey for Chinese food, but fancy and delicious!

Can K.Can Kagitcibasi: Sit at the bar, so classy

Boulevard is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

11. Boulevard

9.2
1 Mission St (at Steuart), San Francisco, CA
French Restaurant · Financial District · 123 tips and reviews

The Daily MealThe Daily Meal: Even on the busiest nights, you're likely to still get a table at the bar - highly recommended as Boulevard fills up fast and thoroughly. Refreshing fine dining, with no foams, gels or whistles. Read more.

Frances J.Frances James: Upscale, expensive, supposed to be great. Classic SF

Lindsay R.Lindsay Rose: Absolutely wonderful fine dining. One of the best in the area. Very professional wait staff, pretty bar, gorgeous interior. Dress nicely, make a reservation, enjoy!

Dirty Habit is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

12. Dirty Habit

8.3
12 4th St Fl 5, San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · SoMa · 80 tips and reviews

Dapper D.Dapper Diner: Keep it classy with a little trashy and order the off the menu Red Bull and Sherry.

SFistSFist: This spot is perfect for birthdays, after-work cocktails, or just an easy refuge from the chaos of Union Square. A terrific and lengthy cocktail list is complemented by ultra classy bar bites. Read more.

David R.David R: Great outdoor patio (but no view). Upscale bar with prices to match. Good for dinner or after work drinks.

Kusakabe is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

13. Kusakabe

9.2
584 Washington St (at Hotaling Pl & Columbus Ave), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Financial District · 65 tips and reviews

Time Out San FranciscoTime Out San Francisco: This upscale restaurant serves omakase—The omakase moves from lighter bites to heavier dishes, like a rich slice Toro bluefin fatty tuna belly or A5 Wagyu beef. Read more.

Henry T.Henry Tang: fancy sushi

Brian S.Brian Strauss: Probably the best sushi I've ever had. What's more the prices are reasonable considering quality of the offerings and the execution. Definitely come hungry so you can explore the a la carte menu.

Jardinière is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

14. Jardinière

8.9
300 Grove St (at Franklin St.), San Francisco, CA
French Restaurant · Civic Center · 64 tips and reviews

Frances J.Frances James: Upscale, great burger. Solid cocktails. Good for pre- or post- opera or ballet bites

Dania E.Dania El: Monday night tasting menu, the burger, the cocktails, the staff. It's just a classy place you can enjoy simply for the food but I go back for the experience.

Tagel S.Tagel Shaked Zinger: You MUST try the impossible burger, I couldn't tell the difference. Also the tomato salad was cute and the glass of the tempranillo was amazing.

Palace Hotel is one of The 15 Best Fancy Places in San Francisco.

15. Palace Hotel

8.7
2 New Montgomery St (at Market St), San Francisco, CA
Hotel · SoMa · 149 tips and reviews

Maina K.Maina Khoja: Fancy hotel, no free Wifi

NanaNana: The hotel rooms are big and the bathroom esp the toilet is very fancy technology 😁

SalemSalem: Great classy classic hotel, stayed there for 2 days