Favorites
Rose Pistola is one of Favorites.

1. Rose Pistola

7.2
532 Columbus Ave (btw Green and Union), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · North Beach · 60 tips and reviews
Oyaji Restaurant is one of Favorites.

2. Oyaji Restaurant

6.8
3123 Clement St (btw 32nd & 33rd), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 33 tips and reviews
Bourbon & Branch is one of Favorites.

3. Bourbon & Branch

9.2
501 Jones St (at O'Farrell St), San Francisco, CA
Speakeasy · Tenderloin · 289 tips and reviews
Tartine Bakery is one of Favorites.

4. Tartine Bakery

9.4
600 Guerrero St (at 18th St), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Mission Dolores · 662 tips and reviews
Vik’s Chaat Corner is one of Favorites.

5. Vik’s Chaat Corner

9.3
2390 4th St (at Channing Way), Berkeley, CA
Indian Restaurant · West Berkeley · 139 tips and reviews
Wood Tavern is one of Favorites.

6. Wood Tavern

8.5
6317 College Ave (btw Alcatraz & 63rd), Oakland, CA
New American Restaurant · North Oakland · 58 tips and reviews
Magnolia Gastropub & Brewery is one of Favorites.

7. Magnolia Gastropub & Brewery

9.1
1398 Haight St (at Masonic Ave), San Francisco, CA
Gastropub · Haight Ashbury · 290 tips and reviews
Ippuku is one of Favorites.

8. Ippuku

9.2
2130 Center St (btw Oxford & Shattuck), Berkeley, CA
Japanese Restaurant · Downtown Berkeley · 95 tips and reviews
54 Mint is one of Favorites.

9. 54 Mint

8.0
16 Mint Plz (Jessie), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · SoMa · 73 tips and reviews
Quince is one of Favorites.

10. Quince

8.8
470 Pacific Ave (at Montgomery St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Jackson Square · 65 tips and reviews
Dopo is one of Favorites.

11. Dopo

8.6
4293 Piedmont Ave (at John St), Oakland, CA
Italian Restaurant · Piedmont Avenue · 29 tips and reviews
RN74 is one of Favorites.

12. RN74

8.6
301 Mission St (at Beale St), San Francisco, CA
French Restaurant · SoMa · 150 tips and reviews
Marlowe is one of Favorites.

13. Marlowe

9.3
500 Brannan St (at 4th St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · SoMa · 192 tips and reviews
Revival Bar + Kitchen is one of Favorites.

14. Revival Bar + Kitchen

8.3
2102 Shattuck Ave (at Addison St.), Berkeley, CA
American Restaurant · Downtown Berkeley · 39 tips and reviews
O Chamé is one of Favorites.

15. O Chamé

1830 4th St, Berkeley, CA
Sushi Restaurant · 18 tips and reviews
Wayfare Tavern is one of Favorites.

16. Wayfare Tavern

9.1
558 Sacramento St (at Leidesdorff St.), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Financial District · 268 tips and reviews
Salt House is one of Favorites.

17. Salt House

8.1
545 Mission St (btwn 1st & 2nd), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · SoMa · 76 tips and reviews
Chez Panisse is one of Favorites.

18. Chez Panisse

9.2
1517 Shattuck Ave (btwn Cedar & Vine St), Berkeley, CA
New American Restaurant · Gourmet Ghetto · 108 tips and reviews
Gather is one of Favorites.

19. Gather

8.6
2200 Oxford St (at Alston Way), Berkeley, CA
New American Restaurant · Downtown Berkeley · 112 tips and reviews
Flora Restaurant & Bar is one of Favorites.

20. Flora Restaurant & Bar

8.7
1900 Telegraph Ave (at 19th St), Oakland, CA
New American Restaurant · Uptown · 79 tips and reviews
Ume is one of Favorites.

21. Ume

2214 Broadway (at 22nd), Oakland, CA
New American Restaurant · Uptown · 23 tips and reviews
Oliveto Cafe & Restaurant is one of Favorites.

22. Oliveto Cafe & Restaurant

7.0
5655 College Ave (at Shafter), Oakland, CA
Italian Restaurant · North Oakland · 29 tips and reviews
15 Romolo is one of Favorites.

23. 15 Romolo

9.0
15 Romolo Pl (btwn Fresno & Broadway St.), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · North Beach · 193 tips and reviews
Coco500 is one of Favorites.

24. Coco500

500 Brannan St (at 4th St.), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · SoMa · 69 tips and reviews
Gary Danko is one of Favorites.

25. Gary Danko

9.1
800 N Point St (at Hyde St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · 130 tips and reviews
Cheese Board Pizza is one of Favorites.

26. Cheese Board Pizza

9.4
1512 Shattuck Ave (at Vine St), Berkeley, CA
Pizza Place · Gourmet Ghetto · 133 tips and reviews
Jupiter is one of Favorites.

27. Jupiter

9.3
2181 Shattuck Ave (at Allston Way), Berkeley, CA
Brewery · Downtown Berkeley · 193 tips and reviews
'wichcraft is one of Favorites.

28. 'wichcraft

868 Mission St (at 5th St.), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · SoMa · 64 tips and reviews
The Trappist is one of Favorites.

29. The Trappist

9.2
460 8th St (btwn Broadway & Washington St), Oakland, CA
Gastropub · Old Oakland · 124 tips and reviews
Anchor & Hope is one of Favorites.

30. Anchor & Hope

8.9
83 Minna St (at 2nd St.), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · SoMa · 162 tips and reviews
Hog Island Oyster Co. is one of Favorites.

31. Hog Island Oyster Co.

9.4
1 Ferry Building (at The Embarcadero), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Financial District · 309 tips and reviews
Canteen is one of Favorites.

32. Canteen

817 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA
Breakfast Spot · Lower Nob Hill · 27 tips and reviews
Rick & Ann's Restaurant is one of Favorites.

33. Rick & Ann's Restaurant

8.8
2922 Domingo Ave (btw Claremont & Ashby), Berkeley, CA
American Restaurant · Claremont Elmwood · 39 tips and reviews
Rickhouse is one of Favorites.

34. Rickhouse

8.7
246 Kearny St (at Bush St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 250 tips and reviews
Bar Dogwood is one of Favorites.

35. Bar Dogwood

8.3
1644 Telegraph Ave (at 17th St), Oakland, CA
Cocktail Bar · Oaksterdam · 48 tips and reviews
Albatross Pub is one of Favorites.

36. Albatross Pub

8.4
1822 San Pablo Ave (at Hearst), Berkeley, CA
Pub · 53 tips and reviews
Mitchell's Ice Cream is one of Favorites.

37. Mitchell's Ice Cream

9.3
688 San Jose Ave (at 29th St), San Francisco, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Noe Valley · 238 tips and reviews
flour + water is one of Favorites.

38. flour + water

9.2
2401 Harrison St (at 20th St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mission District · 218 tips and reviews
Monk’s Kettle is one of Favorites.

39. Monk’s Kettle

9.3
3141 16th St (at Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Gastropub · Mission Dolores · 284 tips and reviews
Zuni Cafe is one of Favorites.

40. Zuni Cafe

8.9
1658 Market St (at Rose St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Civic Center · 265 tips and reviews
Beretta is one of Favorites.

41. Beretta

9.4
1199 Valencia St (at 23rd St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mission District · 432 tips and reviews
China Village Restaurant is one of Favorites.

42. China Village Restaurant

1335 Solano Ave, Albany, CA
Chinese Restaurant · 9 tips and reviews
Bowl'd is one of Favorites.

43. Bowl'd

8.9
1479 Solano Ave (Santa Fe), Albany, CA
Korean Restaurant · 40 tips and reviews
Schmidt's Pub is one of Favorites.

44. Schmidt's Pub

7.8
1492 Solano Ave (btwn Curtis St & Santa Fe Ave), Albany, CA
Pub · 8 tips and reviews
Fonda is one of Favorites.

45. Fonda

8.4
1501 Solano Ave, Albany, CA
Tapas Restaurant · Thousand Oaks · 25 tips and reviews
Ici Ice Cream is one of Favorites.

46. Ici Ice Cream

9.3
2948 College Ave (at Ashby Ave.), Berkeley, CA
Ice Cream Shop · Claremont Elmwood · 131 tips and reviews
Rick & Ann's Restaurant is one of Favorites.

47. Rick & Ann's Restaurant

8.8
2922 Domingo Ave (btw Claremont & Ashby), Berkeley, CA
American Restaurant · Claremont Elmwood · 39 tips and reviews

JP B.JP Bouvier: Love the french toast!

Ferry Building Marketplace is one of Favorites.

48. Ferry Building Marketplace

9.5
1 Ferry Building (at The Embarcadero), San Francisco, CA
Farmers Market · Financial District · 416 tips and reviews
Bakesale Betty is one of Favorites.

49. Bakesale Betty

9.0
5098 Telegraph Ave (at 51st St), Oakland, CA
Bakery · Temescal · 107 tips and reviews

Esther H.Esther Han: Chicken Sandwich with a refreshing Lemon Ice! Lines are crazy during peak (lunch) hours-- everyday!

La Note is one of Favorites.

50. La Note

9.1
2377 Shattuck Ave (btwn Durant Ave & Channing Way), Berkeley, CA
Breakfast Spot · Downtown Berkeley · 113 tips and reviews

Gian P.Gian Pepe: French Toast

Caffe Strada is one of Favorites.

51. Caffe Strada

8.7
2300 College Ave (at Bancroft Way), Berkeley, CA
Coffee Shop · Southside · 84 tips and reviews

Gian P.Gian Pepe: Early Morning Coffee

Pizzaiolo is one of Favorites.

52. Pizzaiolo

9.2
5008 Telegraph Ave (at 51st St), Oakland, CA
Pizza Place · Temescal · 79 tips and reviews
Local 123 is one of Favorites.

53. Local 123

2049 San Pablo Ave (at Addison St), Berkeley, CA
Coffee Shop · West Berkeley · 53 tips and reviews

Lachlan D.Lachlan Donald: Try the single origin espresso, from Coava Coffee in PDX.

Ritual Coffee Roasters is one of Favorites.

54. Ritual Coffee Roasters

9.0
1026 Valencia St (btwn 21st & Hill St), San Francisco, CA
Coffee Shop · Mission District · 290 tips and reviews
Zeitgeist is one of Favorites.

55. Zeitgeist

9.1
199 Valencia St (at Duboce Ave), San Francisco, CA
Beer Garden · Mission District · 353 tips and reviews
The Alembic is one of Favorites.

56. The Alembic

9.3
1725 Haight St (btwn Cole & Shrader St.), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Haight Ashbury · 221 tips and reviews
Toronado is one of Favorites.

57. Toronado

8.9
547 Haight St (btwn Fillmore & Steiner St), San Francisco, CA
Beer Bar · Lower Haight · 273 tips and reviews
Café Fanny is one of Favorites.

58. Café Fanny

1603 San Pablo Ave (Cedar St), Berkeley, CA
Coffee Shop · West Berkeley · 9 tips and reviews

Andrea M.Andrea McLaughlin: Angelo's poached eggs is my favorite. Croissants are amazing. The cafe au lait is must have at every visit.

A16 is one of Favorites.

59. A16

8.9
2355 Chestnut St (btwn Divisadero & Scott), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Marina District · 145 tips and reviews

LuckyLucky: Still one of the top pizzas in SF. Plus, the wine list is spectacular if you're into big Italian reds.

Tartine Bakery is one of Favorites.

60. Tartine Bakery

9.4
600 Guerrero St (at 18th St), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Mission Dolores · 662 tips and reviews

Valentine's Day MovieValentine's Day Movie: This little bakery is hailed by locals and is well worth the long wait in line. Nothing beats sweets for your sweetie, especially if it’s the signature bread pudding or the banana cream tart. #vday

Yank Sing is one of Favorites.

61. Yank Sing

8.9
101 Spear St (inside Rincon Center), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Financial District · 191 tips and reviews
Bar Bambino is one of Favorites.

62. Bar Bambino

2931 16th St, San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mission District · 28 tips and reviews
Incanto is one of Favorites.

63. Incanto

1550 Church St (at Duncan St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Noe Valley · 63 tips and reviews
Bottega is one of Favorites.

64. Bottega

9.2
6525 Washington St #A9 (in V Marketplace 1870), Yountville, CA
Italian Restaurant · 148 tips and reviews
Willi's Wine Bar is one of Favorites.

65. Willi's Wine Bar

9.2
4404 Old Redwood Hwy, Santa Rosa, CA
Wine Bar · 57 tips and reviews
La Farine Boulangerie Patisserie is one of Favorites.

66. La Farine Boulangerie Patisserie

1820 Solano Ave (Colusa Ave), Berkeley, CA
Bakery · 12 tips and reviews

Ira S.Ira Serkes: One of David Trachtenberg's great Berkeley Buildings

Acme Bread Company is one of Favorites.

67. Acme Bread Company

7.9
1601 San Pablo Ave (btwn Cedar St. & Hopkins St.), Berkeley, CA
Bakery · West Berkeley · 26 tips and reviews
Nopa is one of Favorites.

68. Nopa

9.4
560 Divisadero St (at Hayes St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Alamo Square · 487 tips and reviews
Incanto is one of Favorites.

69. Incanto

1550 Church St (at Duncan St), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Noe Valley · 63 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Chef Chris Cosentino is a high priest of guts. Once a year he sets aside two nights to do a special 5-course, all-gut menu. – Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations

Pacific Cocktail Haven is one of Favorites.

70. Pacific Cocktail Haven

8.0
580 Sutter St (at Mason St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 94 tips and reviews
Nojo Ramen Tavern is one of Favorites.

71. Nojo Ramen Tavern

8.6
231 Franklin St (at Linden St), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Civic Center · 90 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: Imagine tasty skewers of meat, and little plates like tofu with shimeji mushrooms, sugar snap peas and sesame. Wash it all down with beer, sake or wine, and you have yourself a deal. Read more.

Mission Cheese is one of Favorites.

72. Mission Cheese

9.3
736 Valencia St (at 18th St), San Francisco, CA
Cheese Shop · Mission District · 86 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: Grab a “cheddar head” sandwich and a beer and sit at one of the tables or, grab a chunk to go and embark on a nice long bread-and-cheese binge in the privacy of your own home. Read more.

Half Moon Bay Brewing Company is one of Favorites.

73. Half Moon Bay Brewing Company

9.1
390 Capistrano Rd. (at Pillar Point Harbor), Half Moon Bay, CA
Brewery · 123 tips and reviews
Ritual Coffee Roasters is one of Favorites.

74. Ritual Coffee Roasters

9.0
1026 Valencia St (btwn 21st & Hill St), San Francisco, CA
Coffee Shop · Mission District · 290 tips and reviews

Doc P.Doc Pop: This place is all about the uber-baristas, so stick with lattes & cappuccinos. Skip the ice coffee (which is often bitter and full of grinds) and the house coffee.

Bourbon & Branch is one of Favorites.

75. Bourbon & Branch

9.2
501 Jones St (at O'Farrell St), San Francisco, CA
Speakeasy · Tenderloin · 289 tips and reviews

Glenda B.Glenda B 🙌: You need advance reservations almost 100% of the time to sit down in a booth, but if you go Wednesday through Saturday, you can get standing room in the Library. (SardineWeekends)

Beretta is one of Favorites.

76. Beretta

9.4
1199 Valencia St (at 23rd St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Mission District · 432 tips and reviews

Food & WineFood & Wine: The Mission District's Beretta is an upscale pizzeria with communal seating and a late-night cocktail lounge that serves drinks designed by star mixologist Thad Vogler.

The Alembic is one of Favorites.

77. The Alembic

9.3
1725 Haight St (btwn Cole & Shrader St.), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Haight Ashbury · 221 tips and reviews

George K.George Kelly: Go to The Alembic. Order an Old Fashioned. Savor it. Then try a Vice Grip. Offer up a prayer of thanks to Doctor Popular, who told me about it.

Sebo is one of Favorites.

78. Sebo

517 Hayes St (at Octavia St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Hayes Valley · 28 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Those white guys sure know their (sustainable) fish. Sitting at the sushi bar is always a memorable experience. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Kiss Seafood is one of Favorites.

79. Kiss Seafood

7.8
1700 Laguna St (at Sutter St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Japantown · 28 tips and reviews

Holger L.Holger Luedorf: Not cheap, but probably the best traditional sushi in SF. Super friendly Japanese proprietors. Go with the Omakase and order a glass of fantastic Esshu sake! You will have a great night out!

Ino Sushi is one of Favorites.

80. Ino Sushi

22 Peace Plz Ste 510, San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Japantown · 37 tips and reviews

EpicuriousEpicurious: No California rolls here - this local favorite is for serious sushi lovers only! Be prepared to wait - they don't accept reservations - but you cannot go wrong by saying the magic word: "omakase."

Kabuto is one of Favorites.

81. Kabuto

8.6
5121 Geary Blvd (at 15th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 40 tips and reviews

John D.John DeLoche: One of the very best Japanese restaurants in SF. Get Hamachi Jalapeno, Ikura, Uni, Ceviche, and their inventive Toro/Uni/Caviar combination. This place is way underhyped

Bar Agricole is one of Favorites.

82. Bar Agricole

8.7
355 11th St (at Folsom St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · SoMa · 204 tips and reviews

Sunil P.Sunil Parekh: Agricole rum is smooth and sweet. Made fron sugar cane in west indies. Ti punch is delicious.

Presidio Social Club is one of Favorites.

83. Presidio Social Club

8.7
563 Ruger St, San Francisco, CA
Bar · Presidio National Park · 78 tips and reviews

Austin M.Austin M: Get the Aviation! Amazing sipping drink

The Alembic is one of Favorites.

84. The Alembic

9.3
1725 Haight St (btwn Cole & Shrader St.), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Haight Ashbury · 221 tips and reviews

Sean S.Sean Savage: Go to the Alembic and order classic cocktails. They UNDERSTAND. The mac & cheese is something special too.

Katz's Delicatessen is one of Favorites.

85. Katz's Delicatessen

9.3
205 E Houston St (at Ludlow St), New York, NY
Sandwich Place · Lower East Side · 1091 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: Pastrami On Rye With Brown Mustard: A thing of unparalleled beauty. Anthony Bourdain, No Reservations

Zeitgeist is one of Favorites.

86. Zeitgeist

9.1
199 Valencia St (at Duboce Ave), San Francisco, CA
Beer Garden · Mission District · 353 tips and reviews

manyamanya: Don't expect charming, sweet bartenders. Do expect good beer (pitchers!), early Bloody Marys, delicious food off the grill and plenty dirty picnic tables outside. Look for Tamale Lady. Love Zeitgeist.

Monk’s Kettle is one of Favorites.

87. Monk’s Kettle

9.3
3141 16th St (at Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Gastropub · Mission Dolores · 284 tips and reviews

MazdaMazda: “Best Beer List – The Monk’s Kettle…. this is the place for the uninitiated to get a crash course and the connoisseur to talk shop with other beer freaks. - San Francisco Chronicle

Toronado is one of Favorites.

88. Toronado

8.9
547 Haight St (btwn Fillmore & Steiner St), San Francisco, CA
Beer Bar · Lower Haight · 273 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: There are 100 beers on tap & at least that many more in bottles, which is why it is world famous for the depth & breadth of its beer selection. If the main room is full, hit the little side room. Read more.

The Trappist is one of Favorites.

89. The Trappist

9.2
460 8th St (btwn Broadway & Washington St), Oakland, CA
Gastropub · Old Oakland · 124 tips and reviews

Courtney P.Courtney P. Kranzke: Sit at the bar on a weekend afternoon and talk shop with the bartenders. Get recommendations, free tastings and perhaps read the latest issue of Draft magazine.

Saigon Sandwich is one of Favorites.

90. Saigon Sandwich

9.1
560 Larkin St (Btw Eddy & Turk), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Tenderloin · 161 tips and reviews

CheapismCheapism: For $3.75 you can get the roast pork banh mi with pate . Make sure to leave for lunch early, because there’s always a line out the door. The rest of the menu ranges around $3-$5. Read more.

Remedy Coffee is one of Favorites.

91. Remedy Coffee

4316 Telegraph Ave (btwn 43rd and 44th), Oakland, CA
Coffee Shop · Temescal · 37 tips and reviews