SF Cheap Eats
Edinburgh Castle is one of SF Cheap Eats.

1. Edinburgh Castle

7.6
950 Geary St (at Polk St), San Francisco, CA
Bar · Lower Nob Hill · 38 tips and reviews

Eris S.Eris Stassi: Try your hand at Trivia on Tuesday nights. Order fish & chips from the place down the street.

Urban Curry is one of SF Cheap Eats.

2. Urban Curry

6.8
523 Broadway (btw Kearny & Columbus), San Francisco, CA
Indian Restaurant · North Beach · 34 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Best Dishes Under $10: Chicken Tikka Masala. Hidden amongst strip clubs, this restaurant will certainly crush any craving for a non-Italian dinner. More: http://bit.ly/TbwLaH

Taqueria Cancun is one of SF Cheap Eats.

3. Taqueria Cancun

8.5
1003 Market St (at 6th St), San Francisco, CA
Burrito Place · SoMa · 62 tips and reviews

Govind K.Govind Kabra: This looks cheap, but food is unbelievable.

Pagolac is one of SF Cheap Eats.

4. Pagolac

655 Larkin St (btwn Ellis St & Willow St), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Tenderloin · 26 tips and reviews

The FeastThe Feast: Order the seven-course beef meal that is worth the $16 and inevitable food coma. Read more.

A La Turca Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

5. A La Turca Restaurant

8.0
869 Geary St (Larkin St.), San Francisco, CA
Turkish Restaurant · Tenderloin · 65 tips and reviews

Gercek K.Gercek Karakus: Great Turkish restaurant in San Francisco.. Check out their pides and daily specials. If you're lucky, you will have the best homemade manti in SF.

Borobudur is one of SF Cheap Eats.

6. Borobudur

8.2
700 Post St (at Jones St), San Francisco, CA
Asian Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 78 tips and reviews

CindyCindy: Best authentic Indonesian I've had in a long time. Everything we had was amazing - spinach with shrimp paste, honey chicken, beef rendang and fried fish. Sedap!

Shalimar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

7. Shalimar

532 Jones St (at O'Farrell), San Francisco, CA
Pakistani Restaurant · Tenderloin · 62 tips and reviews

Sahil F.Sahil Farooqi: Hands down best Indian food in SF

Señor Sisig is one of SF Cheap Eats.

8. Señor Sisig

9.4
Pine St (Sansome St), San Francisco, CA
Food Truck · 125 tips and reviews

Francis O.Francis Omila: California Sisig Burrito with an egg. Trust me, it's worth it.

La Rosa Taqueria is one of SF Cheap Eats.

9. La Rosa Taqueria

709 Ofarrell St (btwn Franklin & Hyde), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Tenderloin · 4 tips and reviews

Jen K.Jen Kirchhofer: The carnitas burrito is fantastic, as is the green salsa (you usually have to ask for the salsa). Their burritos are huge. Also, a great selection of Jarritos soda.

Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

10. Wise Sons Jewish Delicatessen

7.6
736 Mission St (btwn 3rd & 4th), San Francisco, CA
Jewish Restaurant · SoMa · 43 tips and reviews

Ryan B.Ryan Biega: Their pastrami Ruben is mouth watering. The matzo ball soup has dill in it for the perfect touch of flavor.

All Good Pizza is one of SF Cheap Eats.

11. All Good Pizza

8.5
1605 Jerrold Ave (3rd St), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · Bayview · 15 tips and reviews

Christian S.Christian Santiago: So good. Beautiful outdoor dining area.

12. Tortas Los Picudos

3000-3048 Cesar Chavez, San Francisco, CA
Uncategorized · Mission District · 1 tip

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Chorizo torta is crispy and well seasoned. Try the Vampiro drink with carrot, orange, pineapple, and beet juice.

La Taqueria is one of SF Cheap Eats.

13. La Taqueria

9.5
2889 Mission St (at 25th St), San Francisco, CA
Burrito Place · Mission District · 411 tips and reviews

EaterEater: La Taqueria continues to lead the pack with unwavering rave reviews for its sublime, spot-on Mexico staples. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Jay's Cheesesteak is one of SF Cheap Eats.

14. Jay's Cheesesteak

6.1
3285 21st St (at Valencia St), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Mission District · 22 tips and reviews

SF WeeklySF Weekly: SF Weekly’s Best Of 2011 Winner – Editorial Pick – BEST SEITAN CHEESESTEAKGrilled with mushrooms and onions, topped with Swiss cheese and choice of condiments, on toasted French bread… Read more.

Lers Ros Thai is one of SF Cheap Eats.

15. Lers Ros Thai

9.2
730 Larkin St (btwn Ellis & O'Farrell St), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Tenderloin · 267 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Sure Lers Ros is the only authentic Thai restaurant with rabbit, frog and venison on its regular menu, but even the pad Thai rivals the best you'll find anywhere in Thailand. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Pal's Takeaway is one of SF Cheap Eats.

16. Pal's Takeaway

2751 24th St (btwn Folsom & Treat), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Mission District · 29 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: The best, most unique sandwiches in San Francisco, period.

Sushirrito is one of SF Cheap Eats.

17. Sushirrito

8.4
59 New Montgomery St (at Jessie St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Financial District · 135 tips and reviews

Anoop R.Anoop Ranganath: SUSHI + BURRITO

Roam Artisan Burgers is one of SF Cheap Eats.

18. Roam Artisan Burgers

9.3
1923 Fillmore St (btwn Bush & Pine), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Japantown · 150 tips and reviews

ThrillistThrillist: Ever had an Ostrich Burger? Go here and they'll flip you "the bird"in a burger bun with aged white cheddar, bbq sauce, oil & vinegar slaw, and jalapeño relish. Read more.

Tanpopo is one of SF Cheap Eats.

19. Tanpopo

6.3
1740 Buchanan St (btwn Post & Sutter), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Japantown · 89 tips and reviews

James Y.James Yu: Get the pork chasu ramen, very satisfying and filling.

Thanh Long is one of SF Cheap Eats.

20. Thanh Long

8.8
4101 Judah St (at 46th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 80 tips and reviews

Cheryl G.Cheryl Goh: Definately the best Dungeness crabs in SF. Try their roasted crabs, garlic noodles and banana fritters. If you are adventurous, skip the cab and take the Muni which stops in front of the restaurant Read more.

Hang Ah Tea Room is one of SF Cheap Eats.

21. Hang Ah Tea Room

7.5
1 Pagoda Pl (at Sacramento St), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 37 tips and reviews

Andrew C.Andrew Cerda: A great, casual spot to get your dim sum grub on in Chinatown. The hill is also a fantastic precursor to carb overload.

Proposition Chicken is one of SF Cheap Eats.

22. Proposition Chicken

8.1
1750 Market St (Valencia), San Francisco, CA
Fried Chicken Joint · Hayes Valley · 61 tips and reviews

ThrillistThrillist: The way the menu works is a really simple choose-your-own adventure. Just pick a type: Flipped, Fake (tofu), or Fried (fried). We're not saying fried should be your choice but, well, just look at it! Read more.

Terra Cotta Warrior is one of SF Cheap Eats.

23. Terra Cotta Warrior

8.8
2555 Judah St (at 31st Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 36 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Fresh, hand pulled noodles are the star of the show, and the atmosphere is worthy of date night. Don't miss the Qishan Minced Pork Noodles. 

House of Nanking is one of SF Cheap Eats.

24. House of Nanking

8.1
919 Kearny St (btwn Jackson St. & Pacific Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Jiangsu Restaurant · North Beach · 196 tips and reviews

Tim L.Tim Letscher: Let the owner order for you, you won't go wrong.

Sapporo-Ya is one of SF Cheap Eats.

25. Sapporo-Ya

1581 Webster St (at Geary Blvd), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Japantown · 30 tips and reviews

David S.David Schlesinger: Best miso ramen in San Francisco!

To Hyang is one of SF Cheap Eats.

26. To Hyang

3815 Geary Blvd (at 2nd Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Korean Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 13 tips and reviews

Travel ChannelTravel Channel: This Korean restaurant is known for using home-grown ingredients and staying open late! As seen on Travel Channel’s The Layover with Anthony Bourdain.

The Codmother is one of SF Cheap Eats.

27. The Codmother

8.5
496 Beach St (at Jones St), San Francisco, CA
Food Truck · Fishermans Wharf · 79 tips and reviews

Adam H.Adam Hickey: While the fish and chips are to die for, go with the Jr. You'll be plenty full.

Shanghai Dumpling King is one of SF Cheap Eats.

28. Shanghai Dumpling King

8.3
3319 Balboa St (btwn 34th & 35th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dumpling Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 168 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: The soup dumplings are to die for...they're # 13 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

29. The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen

8.6
1 South Park Ave. # 103a (at 2nd St), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · South Park · 208 tips and reviews

ThrillistThrillist: The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen has created an entire cake made out of grilled cheese sandwiches that you can order from either of their shops. Read more.

Roli Roti Gourmet Rotisserie is one of SF Cheap Eats.

30. Roli Roti Gourmet Rotisserie

8.7
Ferry Plaza Farmer's Market, San Francisco, CA
Food Truck · Financial District · 67 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: You'll love the porchetta sandwich...it's #12 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

Chubby Noodle is one of SF Cheap Eats.

31. Chubby Noodle

570 Green St (inside Amante), San Francisco, CA
Noodle House · North Beach · 33 tips and reviews

AskMenAskMen: Serves favorites like Hawaiian poke, oysters, pork, mushroom ramen, and fried chicken. Yep, Chinese-meets-oyster-bar-meets chicken shack. Read more.

Kaka Udon Kitchen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

32. Kaka Udon Kitchen

1535 Franklin St (btwn Pine & Austin), San Francisco, CA
Udon Restaurant · Cathedral Hill · 40 tips and reviews

Amanda I.Amanda Iseri: They make their own udon noodles!

Shalimar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

33. Shalimar

7.5
1409 Polk St (btwn California St & Pine St), San Francisco, CA
Indian Restaurant · Polk Gulch · 40 tips and reviews

Asha S.Asha Servia: Tied for 1st w/LK for most authentic + rich Indian/Pakistani food in the city. Perfect amount of spices. The dhaal, kofta, makhani, all YUM. Also, they offer brain masala on their menu.

Victor's Pizza is one of SF Cheap Eats.

34. Victor's Pizza

7.3
1411 Polk St (at Pine St), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · Polk Gulch · 30 tips and reviews

Adam D.Adam Davis: Visiting from NY and the slice was legit, albeit overpriced in my opinion.

Village Pizzeria is one of SF Cheap Eats.

35. Village Pizzeria

7.0
1243 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · Cathedral Hill · 16 tips and reviews

david l.david lee: Great NY style pizza

Piccadilly Fish & Chips is one of SF Cheap Eats.

36. Piccadilly Fish & Chips

5.4
1348 Polk St (at Pine St.), San Francisco, CA
Fish & Chips Shop · Lower Nob Hill · 12 tips and reviews

Avneesh K.Avneesh Kohli: Cash only. Definitely one of the best fish and chips places I've ever had.

Another Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

37. Another Cafe

8.0
1191 Pine St (at Leavenworth St.), San Francisco, CA
Café · Lower Nob Hill · 92 tips and reviews

Lane R.Lane Rettig: Their bagels aren't bad. And I'm a New Yorker.

Giordano Bros. is one of SF Cheap Eats.

38. Giordano Bros.

8.7
3108 16th St (at Valencia), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Mission Dolores · 103 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Giant Primanti Bros.-style Pittsburgh all-in-one sandwiches stuffed with meat, provolone, french fries, and cole slaw.

Dojima Ann is one of SF Cheap Eats.

39. Dojima Ann

8.2
219 Ofarrell St (Powell), San Francisco, CA
Japanese Restaurant · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 83 tips and reviews

AmitAmit: Great simple Japanese food that won't break the bank. Read more.

Woods Polk Station is one of SF Cheap Eats.

40. Woods Polk Station

8.1
2255 Polk St, San Francisco, CA
Bar · Polk Gulch · 23 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: This cozy, little bar serves experimental beers along side outstanding El Porteño empanadas. Loved the oyster-flavored Chowderhead Stout and mushroom empanada. Read more on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Blue Barn Gourmet is one of SF Cheap Eats.

41. Blue Barn Gourmet

9.1
2237 Polk St, San Francisco, CA
Salad Place · Polk Gulch · 80 tips and reviews

Devin-Carli S.Devin-Carli Singer: Incredible salads and sandwiches.

Golden Boy Pizza is one of SF Cheap Eats.

42. Golden Boy Pizza

9.2
542 Green St (at Grant), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · North Beach · 215 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Golden Boy Pizza serves up amazing square Silician slices so good that even this native NJ/NYer loves. Don't miss the Garlic & Clam Slice and read all about my visit on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Deli Board is one of SF Cheap Eats.

43. Deli Board

9.4
1058 Folsom St (at Russ St), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · SoMa · 246 tips and reviews

Kyle F.Kyle Fowler: Try something new every time. They change the menu frequently and it's always good.

Mario's Bohemian Cigar Store Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

44. Mario's Bohemian Cigar Store Cafe

8.9
566 Columbus Ave (at Union St), San Francisco, CA
Café · North Beach · 84 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Best Dishes Under $10: Meatball Sandwich. Filled with gooey cheese, marinara, and onions on freshly made onion focaccia from a refreshing, no-frills beer and sandwich joint. More: http://bit.ly/TbwLaH

Molinari Delicatessen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

45. Molinari Delicatessen

9.2
373 Columbus Ave (at Vallejo St), San Francisco, CA
Deli / Bodega · North Beach · 89 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Best Dishes Under $10: Italian deli sandwich. Choose your own freshly baked bread, and select from high quality charcuterie and cheeses. More: http://bit.ly/TbwLaH

Papalote Mexican Grill is one of SF Cheap Eats.

46. Papalote Mexican Grill

9.1
3409 24th St (btwn Valencia St & San Jose Ave), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission District · 247 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: They famously won the Bobby Flay burrito-off on the Food Network and with a wonderfully griddled tortilla and attention-grabbing size, it's easy to see why. Read more.

Taqueria Cancun is one of SF Cheap Eats.

47. Taqueria Cancun

8.4
3211 Mission St (at Valencia), San Francisco, CA
Burrito Place · Bernal Heights · 35 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Incredibly juicy, non-intimidating, and perfect for both the hungry local and the tourist who’s never had a carne asada SF burrito. Read more.

Mission Chinese Food is one of SF Cheap Eats.

48. Mission Chinese Food

8.8
2234 Mission St (btwn 18th & 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Mission District · 297 tips and reviews

Bon Appetit MagazineBon Appetit Magazine: The cumin lamb belly? Fiery and addictive. Warm egg custard with duck confit and sea urchin? Brilliant. Hot-and-sour pork dumplings made to order? Further proof that MCF is no accident.

El Metate is one of SF Cheap Eats.

49. El Metate

9.0
2406 Bryant St (at 22nd), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission District · 164 tips and reviews

Tantek Ç.Tantek Çelik: at $5 (+$1 for cheese, sour cream, guacamole), El Metate has the most reasonably priced fish burrito in town - and quite tasty too.

Zen Yai Thai is one of SF Cheap Eats.

50. Zen Yai Thai

8.7
771 Ellis St (at Polk St), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Tenderloin · 49 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Those off-menu offal loaded boat noodles really are quite unusual. The cheap bowl of Thai noodle soup is funky, fun, and challenging all at the same time. Read all about them on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Great Eastern Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

51. Great Eastern Restaurant

7.0
649 Jackson St (at Grant Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Chinatown · 84 tips and reviews

Lesly T.Lesly Tan: One of the most popular Chinese restaurants in SF Chinatown. Their egg tarts have centers that really taste of egg, and their dimsum are exceptionally good. Even President Obama recommends it.

Club Waziema is one of SF Cheap Eats.

52. Club Waziema

7.0
543 Divisadero St (at Hayes St), San Francisco, CA
Ethiopian Restaurant · Panhandle · 21 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Aneighborhood dive bar that also happens to be an Ethiopian restaurant, should you want to chase your whiskey shot with injera.

El Salvador Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

53. El Salvador Restaurant

6.0
2278 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
Latin American Restaurant · Mission District · 8 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: The pupusas stuffed with cheese and pork are big, fat, and filling, without being overly greasy. They come with fresh pickled cabbage curtido.

Bite is one of SF Cheap Eats.

54. Bite

9.0
912 Sutter St (Leavenworth), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Lower Nob Hill · 89 tips and reviews

donna v.donna villacorta: every freakin sandwich at bite is DA BOMB :)

Assab Eritrean Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

55. Assab Eritrean Restaurant

8.6
2845 Geary Blvd (Collins), San Francisco, CA
African Restaurant · Lone Mountain · 23 tips and reviews

Mark M.Mark McDermott: The food is great. Get two or more plates and they bring them out family style. It's soo worth it.

Tony's Coal-Fired Pizza & Slice House is one of SF Cheap Eats.

56. Tony's Coal-Fired Pizza & Slice House

8.7
1556 Stockton St (Union Street & Columbus Street), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · North Beach · 35 tips and reviews

Omid A.Omid Aminpour: It's not even close, best slice in the city

Saigon Sandwich is one of SF Cheap Eats.

57. Saigon Sandwich

9.1
560 Larkin St (Btw Eddy & Turk), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Tenderloin · 169 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.

Nijiya Market is one of SF Cheap Eats.

58. Nijiya Market

9.2
1737 Post St (at Webster St), San Francisco, CA
Grocery Store · Japantown · 58 tips and reviews

Claudine C.Claudine Co: buy uber-fresh sushi fish (hamachi, sake, mirugai, maguro, uni), seasoned rice vinegar, sticky cal-rose rice, then go home & make chirashi!

Suzu Noodle House is one of SF Cheap Eats.

59. Suzu Noodle House

6.7
1825 Post St (at Fillmore), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Japantown · 66 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: The Miso Ramen was pretty good. Not great, but worth stopping in for. Definitely get the spicy sauce add-on then head upstairs to Pika Pika for photo booth madness. Read more on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Glaze Teriyaki is one of SF Cheap Eats.

60. Glaze Teriyaki

7.6
1946 Fillmore St (at Pine St.), San Francisco, CA
Asian Restaurant · Japantown · 38 tips and reviews

Nancy W.Nancy Wu: Melt in your mouth salmon teriyaki. Food was ready in less than 5, and all the ingredients were fresh:) Noms.

Pearl's Deluxe Burgers is one of SF Cheap Eats.

61. Pearl's Deluxe Burgers

8.8
708 Post St (btwn Jones & Leavenworth St), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Lower Nob Hill · 150 tips and reviews

Food & WineFood & Wine: Chef-owner Sylvia Park Yi's burgers range from the traditional to the Hawaiian-influenced Bula Burger (Niman Ranch beef patty topped with bacon, Swiss cheese and pineapple teriyaki sauce).

Best of Thai Noodle is one of SF Cheap Eats.

62. Best of Thai Noodle

1418 Haight St (at Masonic Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Haight Ashbury · 28 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Come here and eat noodles. Everything is expertly wok stir-fried imparting a great smokey "wok hay" flavor. Don't miss the Pork Pad Kee Mao. Read all about my visit on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Rosamunde Sausage Grill is one of SF Cheap Eats.

63. Rosamunde Sausage Grill

9.1
545 Haight St (btwn Fillmore & Steiner St), San Francisco, CA
Hot Dog Joint · Lower Haight · 123 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Come for seriously epic sausage sandwiches & bring them next to Toronado to enjoy a glass of craft draft beer. Don't miss the amazing chili topping and read about my visit on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Lers Ros Thai is one of SF Cheap Eats.

64. Lers Ros Thai

7.8
3169 16th St (at Guerrero St), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 27 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: For incredibly authentic & spicy Thai food, this is the place. Don't miss the Som Tom Poo, Thai Herb Sausage, Pad Kra Prow Moo Krob, or Kai Pad Prik King & read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Burma Superstar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

65. Burma Superstar

9.3
309 Clement St (btwn 4th & 5th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Burmese Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 346 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: This famed Burmese spot really is as great as people say. Don't miss the Tea Leaf Salad or Vegetarian Samusa Soup which both will keep meat-eaters happy. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Underdog is one of SF Cheap Eats.

66. Underdog

7.4
1634 Irving St (18th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Hot Dog Joint · Inner Sunset · 42 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Ridiculously good sausages and hot dogs. Hard to go wrong with anything but you don't want to miss the Roasted Garlic Sausage or California Dog Wild Style. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Aria Korean-American Snack Bar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

67. Aria Korean-American Snack Bar

7.3
932 Larkin St (btwn Geary & Post), San Francisco, CA
Korean Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 27 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: This cozy, family-owned restaurant cooks up home style Korean dishes. Be sure to try the garlic and soy sauce chicken as well as the spicy rice cakes.

House of Pancakes is one of SF Cheap Eats.

68. House of Pancakes

9.3
937 Taraval St (at 20th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Parkside · 41 tips and reviews

Warren L.Warren Lain: Beef pancakes, hand-pulled noodles, potstickers... Everything here is amazing!

Good Luck Dim Sum 好運點心 is one of SF Cheap Eats.

69. Good Luck Dim Sum 好運點心

8.3
736 Clement St (btw 8th & 9th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 55 tips and reviews

Linda D.Linda Dunlap: Takeout Dim Sum. If the line is long, grab a pink order sheet on the way in and fill out the form while you wait. I order the Pork Siu Mai, Shrimp Dumpling, Pot Sticker, Steam BBQ Pork Bun, and Deep

Hella Vegan Eats is one of SF Cheap Eats.

70. Hella Vegan Eats

7.3
San Francisco, CA
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 3 tips and reviews

Brett L.Brett Lider: The ladies taking and making your meals are also the co-owners and they are super friendly, too!

B★Star Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

71. B★Star Cafe

8.8
127 Clement St (btw 2nd & 3rd), San Francisco, CA
Burmese Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 127 tips and reviews

Erin R.Erin Rea: Perfect meal for 2: Samusa soup, tea leaf or rainbow salad, and vegetarian noodles. Bonus points for a pitcher of Burma Cooler and/or sitting on the back patio.

El Metate is one of SF Cheap Eats.

72. El Metate

9.0
2406 Bryant St (at 22nd), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission District · 164 tips and reviews

Jenn C.Jenn Chen: Fish burrito super + watermelon agua fresca = winning meal for < $10

Burger Bar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

73. Burger Bar

7.0
251 Geary St (in Macy's), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 183 tips and reviews

Keith M.Keith Mitro: Go to Burger Bar and ask for the super secret table in the window... quiet space... amazing view of Union Square...

Pig & Pie is one of SF Cheap Eats.

74. Pig & Pie

2962 24th St (Alabama), San Francisco, CA
Comfort Food Restaurant · Mission District · 44 tips and reviews

AbbyAbby: Best gem in the neighborhood! Great spot for a beer and some snacks after a long day.

Yamo is one of SF Cheap Eats.

75. Yamo

8.4
3406 18th St (at Mission St), San Francisco, CA
Burmese Restaurant · Mission District · 180 tips and reviews

ZAGATZAGAT: Line up for the “best $5 meal that’s not a burrito” at this Mission Burmese.

The Little Chihuahua is one of SF Cheap Eats.

76. The Little Chihuahua

9.0
292 Divisadero St (at Page St), San Francisco, CA
Burrito Place · Lower Haight · 166 tips and reviews

HaighterationHaighteration: Get the garlic shrimp burrito. Everything else is fancy mex, but that burrito is standout fancy mex. -Ryan B.

The Sentinel is one of SF Cheap Eats.

77. The Sentinel

8.9
37 New Montgomery St (at Stevenson), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Financial District · 114 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Nothing better than a corned-beef sandwih with Gruyere...it's #74 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

HRD is one of SF Cheap Eats.

78. HRD

9.2
521A 3rd St (btwn Bryant St & S Pk Ave), San Francisco, CA
Korean Restaurant · SoMa · 242 tips and reviews

Jules M.Jules Miller: Mongolian Cheesesteak + fries = $6 of delicious, unhealthy, heart-stopping lunchtime goodness.

Peasant Pies is one of SF Cheap Eats.

79. Peasant Pies

7.4
550C Gene Friend Way (at 3rd St), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Mission Bay · 17 tips and reviews

erinsauceerinsauce: Egg, sausage, potato pie + cup of coffee = a great breakfast.

John Campbell's Irish Bakery is one of SF Cheap Eats.

80. John Campbell's Irish Bakery

7.6
5625 Geary Blvd (btw 20th Ave & 21st Ave), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Outer Richmond · 32 tips and reviews

The Bold ItalicThe Bold Italic: Try the buttery, flaky scones and mince pies, both perfectly pair with a nice cup a' tea. Read more.

Rhea's Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

81. Rhea's Cafe

9.0
2200 Bryant St (20th St), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Mission District · 47 tips and reviews

Jim C.Jim Colgan: Get the chicken katsu sandwich. Don't get spicy if you're prone to hiccups.

Tommy's Joynt is one of SF Cheap Eats.

82. Tommy's Joynt

8.7
1101 Geary Blvd (at Van Ness), San Francisco, CA
BBQ Joint · Cathedral Hill · 195 tips and reviews

Jess M.Jess M: Eat EVERYTHING.

Craftsman and Wolves is one of SF Cheap Eats.

83. Craftsman and Wolves

9.2
746 Valencia St (btwn 18th and 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Mission District · 277 tips and reviews

Suraj A.Suraj Acharya: The Rebel Within, a soft boiled egg inside a savory muffin/biscuit is spectacular. The kimchi financier is pretty good too.

Han's Coffee Shop is one of SF Cheap Eats.

84. Han's Coffee Shop

7.6
900 Sutter St (Leavenworth St), San Francisco, CA
Breakfast Spot · Lower Nob Hill · 47 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Han's may look like a dump, but this cheap breakfast spot is a perfect hangover killer. Don't miss the Korean-American crossovers like the Bulgogi Omelette. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Café Bunn Mi is one of SF Cheap Eats.

85. Café Bunn Mi

8.6
417 Clement St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 81 tips and reviews

Ness  🌸💜🌸 M.Ness 🌸💜🌸 M: Authentic Vietnamese cuisine served by charming people in the heart of the city.

Yummy Yummy is one of SF Cheap Eats.

86. Yummy Yummy

8.5
1015 Irving St (btwn 11th & 12th), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 79 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: We like the pho broth at this straightforward neighborhood joint.

Tay Giang is one of SF Cheap Eats.

87. Tay Giang

7.2
2543 Noriega St, San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 8 tips and reviews

Mike Q.Mike Quach: The fried catfish is wonderful. Try it.

Dol Ho is one of SF Cheap Eats.

88. Dol Ho

7.6
808 Pacific Ave (at Stockton), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Chinatown · 13 tips and reviews

Bennett W W.Bennett W Wong: Nice spot for dim sum! Their pork and shrimp dumplings are very delicious!

Juicy Fruit is one of SF Cheap Eats.

89. Juicy Fruit

6.8
San Francisco, CA
Dessert Shop · Chinatown · 3 tips and reviews

JonasJonas: Fresh squeezed/pressed fruit juice - just $1!

Capital Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

90. Capital Restaurant

7.3
839 Clay St, San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Chinatown · 33 tips and reviews

yamayama: It's really all about the chicken wings... If you're in the mood for a crispy addiction, go for it...

San Tung Chinese Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

91. San Tung Chinese Restaurant

8.7
1031 Irving St (btwn 11th & 12th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 249 tips and reviews

The FeastThe Feast: Spice things up with San Tung's notoriously hot dry-fried chicken wings swimming in a sweet and peppery sauce studded with chiles. Read more.

Muracci's Japanese Curry & Grill is one of SF Cheap Eats.

92. Muracci's Japanese Curry & Grill

9.1
307 Kearny St (at Bush St), San Francisco, CA
Japanese Curry Restaurant · Chinatown · 151 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Order the katsu curry...it's #16 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

Judahlicious is one of SF Cheap Eats.

93. Judahlicious

8.4
3906 Judah St (at 44th), San Francisco, CA
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 42 tips and reviews

Jessica @.Jessica @trufflefrites: Superfood smoothie is the best, tons of acai, goji, cacao with a kicker of cayenne, ginger, etc. Raw food doesn't come fast, expect 10-15mins per order

Cholo Soy is one of SF Cheap Eats.

94. Cholo Soy

7.0
2301 Mission St (19th Street), San Francisco, CA
Peruvian Restaurant · Mission District · 4 tips and reviews
Chilango Mexican Food is one of SF Cheap Eats.

95. Chilango Mexican Food

235 Church St (at Market St.), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 53 tips and reviews

Bob M.Bob M: This is not a generic tacqueria. It's gourmet Mexican food from big bro resto Mexico DF. Quesadillas Mexico City are like nothing I've ever had before..... And so good! Guacamole is also A+.

Kasa Indian Eatery is one of SF Cheap Eats.

96. Kasa Indian Eatery

6.7
1356 Polk St (Pine Street), San Francisco, CA
Indian Restaurant · Polk Gulch · 24 tips and reviews
Memphis Minnie's BBQ is one of SF Cheap Eats.

97. Memphis Minnie's BBQ

8.3
576 Haight St (at Steiner St), San Francisco, CA
BBQ Joint · Lower Haight · 94 tips and reviews

ThrillistThrillist: Home to one of 2013's best sandwiches in SF, this Memphis-style BBQ spot focuses on dry rubbed meat and BBQ sandwiches. They offer fantastic sauces like the mustard-based South Carolina-style sauce. Read more.

ABV is one of SF Cheap Eats.

98. ABV

9.1
3174 16th St (btwn Guerrero & Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktail Bar · Mission Dolores · 125 tips and reviews

Youngjae P.Youngjae Park: I love their small bites. Good for snacks / light dinner. Try Mapo Sloppy Joe!

Gourmet Carousel is one of SF Cheap Eats.

99. Gourmet Carousel

7.7
1559 Franklin St (Pine), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Cathedral Hill · 10 tips and reviews

SFGateSFGate: Its large selection of soups, in particular, are as good as they come. Shredded duck meat wonton soup ($6.50) carries flecks of tender duck, with crunchy wontons afloat. Read more.

The Boy's Deli is one of SF Cheap Eats.

100. The Boy's Deli

8.6
2222 Polk St (Inside Polk & Green Produce Market), San Francisco, CA
Deli / Bodega · Polk Gulch · 17 tips and reviews

Caroline C.Caroline Caswell: Totally hidden but some of my favorite sandwiches in SF!

Chai-Yo is one of SF Cheap Eats.

101. Chai-Yo

1331 Polk St (at Austin St), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 20 tips and reviews

Christina W.Christina Wong: Crab fried rice, beef salad ad curries are awesome here. As well as reasonably priced.

Ah Lin Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

102. Ah Lin Restaurant

1634 Bush St (Franklin), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Cathedral Hill · 5 tips and reviews

Pete S.Pete Surber: Great little hole in the wall, clean dining room but with a grungy-looking kitchen. Health Inspection scorecard is only 87, but their food is cheap, kind & generous service, the BEST Crab Rangoons!

Pita's Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

103. Pita's Cafe

1380 Sutter St (at Franklin St.), San Francisco, CA
Café · Cathedral Hill · 2 tips and reviews

Christopher F.Christopher Ford: Great wraps, sandwiches, salads, and breakfasts. Mediterranean menu decent prices and nice people. Try the 1/2 Italian rotisserie chicken special. very tasty

Wok Shop Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

104. Wok Shop Cafe

6.8
1307 Sutter St (near Van Ness), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Cathedral Hill · 13 tips and reviews

Jaci H.Jaci Hodges: Cheap and quick takeout!

Bang San Thai Cuisine is one of SF Cheap Eats.

105. Bang San Thai Cuisine

6.9
791 Ofarrell St (btwn Hyde & Larkin), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Tenderloin · 14 tips and reviews

Shiraz N.Shiraz N: Everything is excellent. Bbq Duck and drunken noodles top my list.

El Super Burrito is one of SF Cheap Eats.

106. El Super Burrito

7.6
1200 Polk St (Sutter), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 23 tips and reviews

arash m.arash m: I generally stick with what they named themselves after. Super Burrito with steak. Comes to about $6. Toss in 3-4 containers of green salsa and I'm a happy camper.

Little Henry's Italian Food is one of SF Cheap Eats.

107. Little Henry's Italian Food

5.0
955 Larkin St (btw Cedar St & Post St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 11 tips and reviews

Jeremy K.Jeremy Kneessi: Try the Chicken Parm sandwich it's Tasty.

Slider's Diner is one of SF Cheap Eats.

108. Slider's Diner

6.2
1202 Sutter St (at Polk St.), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Lower Nob Hill · 25 tips and reviews

Tim P.Tim Pooch: Best burger spot in the city for the $$. Super friendly staff. Burger topping bar...awesome!!

Wing Lum is one of SF Cheap Eats.

109. Wing Lum

6.6
1150 Polk St (Sutter), San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 11 tips and reviews

Amanda S.Amanda Smith: Rice and veggies =my life

Irving Pizza is one of SF Cheap Eats.

110. Irving Pizza

6.2
928 Geary St (btwn Larkin And Polk), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · Lower Nob Hill · 12 tips and reviews

janea h.janea howell: Best after hours pizza stop...or napoli

Bodega Bistro is one of SF Cheap Eats.

111. Bodega Bistro

7.4
607 Larkin St (@ Eddy), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Tenderloin · 24 tips and reviews

Catarina L.Catarina Lai: garlic fried black tiger prawns: it is not ordinary friend prawns. The prawns are coated with salty egg yolk which gives great flavor.

Crawfish Fusion is one of SF Cheap Eats.

112. Crawfish Fusion

611 Larkin St (btwn Eddy & Ellis), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Tenderloin · 26 tips and reviews

Gene M.Gene Miguel: The Hoodscope favorite is Special No. 2. For $39.99, you get sweet potato or Cajun fries, 3 lbs of crawfish, a plate of garlic noodles, garlic bread and dessert – easy to fill up a group of 4. Read more.

Hoang Dat Coffee Shop is one of SF Cheap Eats.

113. Hoang Dat Coffee Shop

5.9
930 Geary St (Larkin St), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 5 tips and reviews

Frances 미라Frances 미라: Cash only! Order the combination bahn mi sandwich ($4) and a meatball soup with no bread($4).

Cassava is one of SF Cheap Eats.

114. Cassava

8.8
3519 Balboa St (btwn 36th & 37th Ave), San Francisco, CA
New American Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 78 tips and reviews

Alex B.Alex Bhojwani: I can't go more than a fortnight without the Meatballs. Also, if you haven't added the Friday night Pop-up dinners to your bucket list, well then you know what has to be done.

Red's Java House is one of SF Cheap Eats.

115. Red's Java House

7.5
551 The Embarcadero (at Bryant St), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · South Beach · 75 tips and reviews

Franco R.Franco Ruggeri: double cheese, fries and a bud combo!

Pagan is one of SF Cheap Eats.

116. Pagan

8.8
3199 Clement St (33rd Ave), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 24 tips and reviews

Clinton Q.Clinton Quay: Tea leaf salad is amazing!

Split Pea Seduction is one of SF Cheap Eats.

117. Split Pea Seduction

8.8
138 6th St (at Minna St), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · SoMa · 29 tips and reviews

Rafael M.Rafael Morales: Split Pea Seduction has awesome locally sourced sandwiches, soups, and crostatas, which change daily. if you find yourself on gritty 6th St. at lunch time this place is worth a try

Papito is one of SF Cheap Eats.

118. Papito

8.8
317 Connecticut St (btw 18th St & 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Potrero Hill · 55 tips and reviews

Eliane F.Eliane Fiolet: Quesadillas with duck confit! Excellent

Double Decker is one of SF Cheap Eats.

119. Double Decker

6.9
465 Grove St (btw Gough & Octavia), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Hayes Valley · 29 tips and reviews

Gene X.Gene X: Wednesdays from 4-8 are all-you-can-eat wings and they've got pretty cheap beers to go with 'em!

Nick's Crispy Tacos is one of SF Cheap Eats.

120. Nick's Crispy Tacos

8.1
1500 Broadway (at Polk St), San Francisco, CA
Taco Place · Polk Gulch · 209 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Come for the bumpin' nightclub vibe, stay for the incredibly delicious crispy tacos. Don't miss the Pescado Taco and make sure to use the key words "Nick's Way". Read about it on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Cowgirl Creamery Sidekick Cafe & Milk Bar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

121. Cowgirl Creamery Sidekick Cafe & Milk Bar

8.8
1 Ferry Building #19, San Francisco, CA
Cheese Shop · Financial District · 74 tips and reviews

SF WeeklySF Weekly: SF Weekly’s Best Of 2011 Winner – Editorial Pick – BEST CRISPY CHEESE EXPERIENCEThe Cheese Toasties ($7.95) at Cowgirl Creamery's Ferry Building food stand are a dream come true... Read more.

Bacon Bacon is one of SF Cheap Eats.

122. Bacon Bacon

8.4
(Greater SF Bay Area), San Francisco, CA
Food Truck · Golden Gate Park · 36 tips and reviews

Andi F.Andi Fisher: Amazingly good sandwich, bacon is supreme quality and the owner/staff are super friendly. Read more.

Goood Frikin' Chicken is one of SF Cheap Eats.

123. Goood Frikin' Chicken

7.5
10 29th St (at Mission St), San Francisco, CA
Mediterranean Restaurant · Bernal Heights · 37 tips and reviews

James Y.James Yu: go for the rotisserie chicken complete meal. Also, very good hummus and baba ganoush

Chile Lindo Empanadas is one of SF Cheap Eats.

124. Chile Lindo Empanadas

6.8
2942 16th Street (Capp Street), San Francisco, CA
Empanada Restaurant · Mission District · 23 tips and reviews

ivy♥ivy♥: The only place in the bay area that has Chilean-style empanadas (pino) and they are great! But please remember that this is a take-out place!

Hakka Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

125. Hakka Restaurant

7.3
4401-A Cabrillo St (at 45th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Outer Richmond · 20 tips and reviews

SFGateSFGate: One bite of the fried pumpkin strips, coated to a light and almost sweet crisp with salted egg ($7.95), will reveal why it's a best-seller - and a must-order. Read more.

Cinderella Bakery & Café is one of SF Cheap Eats.

126. Cinderella Bakery & Café

8.9
436 Balboa St (btwn 5th & 6th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Inner Richmond · 89 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Cindarella Bakery is a charming Russian cafe with outdoor seating, freshly baked pastries and bread for sale, and a great menu of sandwiches, soups, and Russian classics. Read more.

Pi Bar is one of SF Cheap Eats.

127. Pi Bar

8.4
1432 Valencia St (btwn 25th & 26th), San Francisco, CA
Pizza Place · Mission District · 80 tips and reviews

SFGateSFGate: Come before 6 p.m. for the Pi "R" Special: a pizza slice and the beer of the day for six bucks and change. Read more.

Whiz Burgers is one of SF Cheap Eats.

128. Whiz Burgers

7.1
700 S Van Ness Ave (at 18th Street), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Mission District · 36 tips and reviews

RichardRichard: For a nice treat/pick-me-up, go for the fresh banana shake.

Sam's is one of SF Cheap Eats.

129. Sam's

8.7
618 Broadway, San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · North Beach · 56 tips and reviews

Munch On MeMunch On Me: The paddy is grilled just the perfect medium, with the two cheese slices hitting you upfront, a load of beef, and riding the rest of the way down with the vegetable textures and the trail of mustard. Read more.

Yuet Lee is one of SF Cheap Eats.

130. Yuet Lee

7.7
1300 Stockton St (at Broadway St), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Chinatown · 33 tips and reviews

Fik S.Fik Saleh: Go-to menu is Salt & Pepper Fried Squid, Roasted Duck, and Chicken & Salted Fish Fried Rice #nomnom

Chaac-Mool is one of SF Cheap Eats.

131. Chaac-Mool

8.5
Off the Grid: Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · 1 tip

SmartyPupSmartyPup: Really great food from the Yukatan!

El Huarache Loco is one of SF Cheap Eats.

132. El Huarache Loco

7.6
100 Alemany Blvd (at Peralta Ave), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Bernal Heights · 8 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Savor the huarache with cactus salad...it's #59 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

Viking's Giant Subs is one of SF Cheap Eats.

133. Viking's Giant Subs

8.0
1418 Lombard St (btwn Van Ness & Franklin), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Union Street · 17 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: This is the place for a massive, cheap, delicious sub sandwich in San Francisco. Their Meatball Parm Sub really hits the spot when that particular craving strikes. Read more on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Balompié Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

134. Balompié Cafe

3349 18th St (at Capp St.), San Francisco, CA
Latin American Restaurant · Mission District · 57 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Go to this soccer-obsessed El Salvadorian cheap eats spot and get some pupusas with a beer. Griddled masa, meat, cheese - what's wrong with that? Nothing. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Magnolia Brewing Company is one of SF Cheap Eats.

135. Magnolia Brewing Company

8.5
665 22nd St (3rd Street), San Francisco, CA
Brewery · Dogpatch · 75 tips and reviews

Best ofBest of: Smokestack's got you covered with that beer & brisket cravings. They're one of the newest, hottest restaurants bringing to you amazing B.B.Q's and even amazing brews and cocktails. Read more.

The Irish Bank is one of SF Cheap Eats.

136. The Irish Bank

8.1
10 Mark Ln (at Harlan Pl.), San Francisco, CA
Irish Pub · Downtown San Francisco-Union Square · 120 tips and reviews

The Corcoran GroupThe Corcoran Group: Grab a seat outside at this romantic Irish Pub and order up a perfectly poured Guinness and delicious Fish and Chip or Shepherd’s pie.

Men Oh Tokushima Ramen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

137. Men Oh Tokushima Ramen

5120 Geary Blvd (at 15th Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 39 tips and reviews

Motohiro T.Motohiro Takayama: Tonkotsu Ramen

Ken Ken Ramen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

138. Ken Ken Ramen

8.3
3378 18th St (at Mission St), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Mission District · 139 tips and reviews
Naked Lunch is one of SF Cheap Eats.

139. Naked Lunch

8.6
504 Broadway (at Kearny), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · North Beach · 107 tips and reviews

The Wall Street JournalThe Wall Street Journal: Enjoy your lunch at Enrico's covered patio at this eatery. The establishment's name pays a nod to the neighborhood's Beat heritage. Read more.

Taqueria Cazadores is one of SF Cheap Eats.

140. Taqueria Cazadores

8.2
1600 Mission St (Van Ness), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · SoMa · 11 tips and reviews

Wade B.Wade Burrell: Great for a quick, delicious meal - the Chicken Burrito is amazing. Use Square Order to order ahead and avoid lines

Mr. Pickle's Sandwich Shop is one of SF Cheap Eats.

141. Mr. Pickle's Sandwich Shop

7.2
3380 20th St (at S Van Ness Ave), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Mission District · 30 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Their chicken sandwiches are not the best, but anything with cold cuts on Dutch crunch bread will treat you right.

Yoshi's is one of SF Cheap Eats.

142. Yoshi's

1330 Fillmore St (at Eddy St.), San Francisco, CA
Jazz Club · Fillmore District · 56 tips and reviews

CheapismCheapism: This popular sushi spot’s “10 for 10″ special happens every Friday and Saturday night. You can order 10 pieces of Executive Chef Shotaro ‘Sho’ Kamio’s sushi for only $10 from 10pm until close. Read more.

Ace Wasabi's Rock-N-Roll Sushi is one of SF Cheap Eats.

143. Ace Wasabi's Rock-N-Roll Sushi

8.5
3339 Steiner St (btw Lombard & Chestnut), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Marina District · 34 tips and reviews

CheapismCheapism: Monday-Friday, from 5:30-7pm, this sushi bar offers $2-$4 small plates and sushi rolls. You can also get the Tokyo trio for $7 you get one draft beer, one handroll, and one shot of Nagori sake. Read more.

144. Eritrea Irish and Eritrean Cuisine

San Francisco, CA
Food Truck · SoMa · No tips or reviews
Katana-Ya is one of SF Cheap Eats.

145. Katana-Ya

8.1
422 Geary St (btwn Mason St & Taylor St), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Tenderloin · 360 tips and reviews

Imogen D.Imogen Diks: Lunch special. $14 for noodle dish (raman,udon and soba) PLUS a rice dish. Had the Katsu don. So good and best value! Easily enough for two.

San Francisco Bagelry is one of SF Cheap Eats.

146. San Francisco Bagelry

5.9
2139 Polk St (Broadway), San Francisco, CA
Bagel Shop · Polk Gulch · 32 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: As a New Yorker, I was more than happy to find that my bagel with lox honestly wasn't that bad. It's not perfect, but it'll do the trick for SF. Read all about my visit on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Cafe Ethiopia is one of SF Cheap Eats.

147. Cafe Ethiopia

7.7
878 Valencia St (at 20th St), San Francisco, CA
Ethiopian Restaurant · Mission District · 23 tips and reviews

Jeremy J.Jeremy Johnstone: Try the Combo Platter - One of the better (best?) Ethiopian places I've been to in SF. Very tasty and super authentic flavors!

Souvla is one of SF Cheap Eats.

148. Souvla

9.3
517 Hayes St (at Octavia St), San Francisco, CA
Souvlaki Shop · Hayes Valley · 212 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Huge, juicy, spit-roasted meat-filled pita sandwiches are what you'll find here. Don't miss the Lamb Leg Sandwich, Greek Fries, & Harissa-Spiked Yogurt and read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Pica Pica Arepa Kitchen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

149. Pica Pica Arepa Kitchen

8.4
401 Valencia St (at 15th St), San Francisco, CA
Arepa Restaurant · Mission District · 126 tips and reviews

Food NetworkFood Network: On Triple D, Guy called the arepas at Pica Pica a "corn pocket wonder." The gluten-free tortilla acts as the container for dozens of Pica Pica's dishes. Read more.

La Torta Gorda is one of SF Cheap Eats.

150. La Torta Gorda

8.6
2833 24th St (btwn Bryant & York), San Francisco, CA
Latin American Restaurant · Mission District · 59 tips and reviews

EaterEater: When a "hole-in-the-wall" turns out to be a bright family-run stop with outrageously good tortas and super authentic Puebla eats; that's 38 material. [Eater 38 Member] Read more.

Old Mandarin Islamic Restaurant 老北京 is one of SF Cheap Eats.

151. Old Mandarin Islamic Restaurant 老北京

8.6
3132 Vicente St (at 43rd Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 57 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Cumin lamb, beef pancakes, and a very generous BYOB policy are the keys to its popularity, and while it's not the place to go for health food, it's spicy and reasonably priced. [Eater 38 Member]

Gajalee is one of SF Cheap Eats.

152. Gajalee

525 Valencia St (btwn 16th and 17th St.), San Francisco, CA
Indian Restaurant · Mission District · 44 tips and reviews

Tasting TableTasting Table: Try the xacuti, a fiery Goan dry curry laced with coconut, white poppy seeds and a pantry's worth of spices. Read more.

Ramen Izakaya Goku is one of SF Cheap Eats.

153. Ramen Izakaya Goku

8.2
3232 16th St (btwn Dolores & Guerrero), San Francisco, CA
Ramen Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 85 tips and reviews

matt k.matt knox: Superb ramen (get the tonkotsu with both chashu and kakuni pork) and generally very good cooked dishes. Get the BBQ Kobe beef ribs and the fried shrimp with chili sauce.

Miller's East Coast Delicatessen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

154. Miller's East Coast Delicatessen

8.7
1725 Polk St (btwn Washington & Clay), San Francisco, CA
Deli / Bodega · Polk Gulch · 103 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: This NY Jew has found his pastrami fix in SF. These sandwiches are damn good. Get one with brown mustard and a side of their incredible potato salad and read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Los Hermanos Taqueria is one of SF Cheap Eats.

155. Los Hermanos Taqueria

7.3
868 Geary St, San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 5 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: I couldn't resist stopping into this liquor store for a Chorizo Super Burrito. It was huge, delicious, filling, & cheap and that tortilla was phenomenal. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Cordon Bleu is one of SF Cheap Eats.

156. Cordon Bleu

8.5
1574 California St (at Polk St), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Polk Gulch · 72 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Get enormous, cheap platters of rice & fire-roasted chicken at this Vietnamese hole-in-the-wall. Anything other than chicken & you're making a mistake. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Schmidt's is one of SF Cheap Eats.

157. Schmidt's

8.9
2400 Folsom St (at 20th), San Francisco, CA
German Restaurant · Mission District · 105 tips and reviews

JulesJules: badass charcuterie plate and no-mayo potato salad. screw Flour + Water down the street, you can actually get a place to sit, eat and drink some german brews without too much waiting

Gott’s Roadside is one of SF Cheap Eats.

158. Gott’s Roadside

8.7
1 Ferry Building Ste 6 (at The Embarcadero), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Financial District · 242 tips and reviews

7x7 Magazine7x7 Magazine: Have you tried the cheeseburger with sweet potato fries?...it's #40 on 7x7's Big Eat SF 2010. Read more.

Kichi Grill is one of SF Cheap Eats.

159. Kichi Grill

6.6
865 Market St (Westfield Food Emporium), San Francisco, CA
Japanese Restaurant · SoMa · 17 tips and reviews

LizLiz: Get the poke bowl and sub veggies in place of rice. Unexpectedly-good recovery meal: the nori, black sesame, pickled cucumber and side of avocado really bring the fresh tuna and veggies together.

Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls & Bowls is one of SF Cheap Eats.

160. Freshroll Vietnamese Rolls & Bowls

8.3
157 4th St (btwn Mission and Howard St), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · SoMa · 99 tips and reviews

Tiffany C.Tiffany Chao: Super fresh and healthy. Get the lemongrass pork fresh rolls with crispy goodness. Comes with lots of lettuce, like a salad... But better!

Dim Sum Club is one of SF Cheap Eats.

161. Dim Sum Club

8.4
2550 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA
Dim Sum Restaurant · Union Street · 27 tips and reviews

Camden T.Camden Tayler: This place has the best soup dumplings (a.k.a., Shanghai dumplings) I've ever had.

Turtle Tower Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

162. Turtle Tower Restaurant

8.2
645 Larkin St (btwn Eddy & Ellis), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Tenderloin · 108 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Follow everyone's advise & get the Northern Vietnamese chicken-based Pho Ga. Add an order of Goi Cuon & Vietnamese Coffee and you're ready to kill that hangover. Read about it on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Phillies is one of SF Cheap Eats.

163. Phillies

6.8
932 Geneva Ave (Mission), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Crocker Amazon · 16 tips and reviews

MauroMauro: Cheesesteaks. That's what's good here. The bread itself is worth going for! Cheez wiz makes it legit. Gem of a place in the Excelsior.

Mandalay is one of SF Cheap Eats.

164. Mandalay

8.7
4348 California St (at 5th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Burmese Restaurant · 116 tips and reviews

Shannon C.Shannon Clark: We prefer Mandalay to the more famous and always an hour+ wait Burma Superstar. Great food without the wait.

Fins On The Hoof is one of SF Cheap Eats.

165. Fins On The Hoof

6.6
SF Bay Area, CA
Food Truck · Northern Waterfront · 7 tips and reviews

Time Out San FranciscoTime Out San Francisco: Don't miss the fried softshell crab Po Boy at this tasty food truck. It comes heaped with pickled Old Bay coleslaw, tomatoes and remoulade sauce on toasted French bread. Read more.

Sugarfoot Grits is one of SF Cheap Eats.

166. Sugarfoot Grits

2948 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA
Southern / Soul Food Restaurant · Polk Gulch · No tips or reviews
Tú Lan Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

167. Tú Lan Restaurant

8.6
8 6th St (btwn Market St & Stevenson St), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · SoMa · 136 tips and reviews

SFGateSFGate: Check out this Vietnamese greasy spoon that is enduringly popular with its die-hard fans (and formerly with Julia Child). Fried rice is a favorite. Read more.

Gourmet & More is one of SF Cheap Eats.

168. Gourmet & More

7.8
141 Gough St, San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Lower Haight · 14 tips and reviews

Tasting TableTasting Table: Enjoy a wedge of Persillé du Marais, a goat’s-milk blue cheese from Loire Valley, on the shop’s soon-to-open back patio--with a slice of country bread (sold by weight) and a glass of wine (it’s BYO). Read more.

Volcano Curry of Japan is one of SF Cheap Eats.

169. Volcano Curry of Japan

8.0
5454 Geary Blvd (at 19th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Japanese Curry Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 64 tips and reviews

Ant N.Ant Nguyen: Probably the best Japanese curry in SF. But beware: The Volcano spicy level of curry is HOT. Not like, white people hot (not racist) but Asian people HOT (like fresh jalapeños are for everyday snacks)

4505 Burgers & BBQ is one of SF Cheap Eats.

170. 4505 Burgers & BBQ

9.2
705 Divisadero St (at Grove St), San Francisco, CA
BBQ Joint · Panhandle · 181 tips and reviews

EaterEater: Get your brisket, ribs, & burger on at Ryan Farr's takeover of Divis' former Da' Pitt, where you'll be greeted with fried mac and cheese, draft brews, and other delights. Read more.

Morty's Delicatessen is one of SF Cheap Eats.

171. Morty's Delicatessen

7.9
280 Golden Gate Ave (Hyde Stat), San Francisco, CA
American Restaurant · Tenderloin · 30 tips and reviews

Tyson Q.Tyson Quick: This place is a hidden gem in the Tenderloin. Chill atmosphere, laid back employees, and delicious sandwiches. Oh and beer on tap!

Garaje is one of SF Cheap Eats.

172. Garaje

9.3
475 3rd St (at Bryant St), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · SoMa · 266 tips and reviews

Fernando T.Fernando Toledo: This place is a great interpretation of mexican food. They don't try to seem authentic and fail, they take the best of street mexican food and mix it with an american twist. Recommended.

Golden Star Vietnamese Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

173. Golden Star Vietnamese Restaurant

8.9
11 Walter U Lum Pl (Clay), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Chinatown · 76 tips and reviews

John N.John Niedermeyer: If you’re going for the first time, go for pho. (I like the #17 five spice chicken.) Cash-only, but $10 is all you need for a delicious, spicy bowl of noodle soup. Perfect for a quick bite on the go.

Fat Beli Deli is one of SF Cheap Eats.

174. Fat Beli Deli

7.9
2598 San Bruno Ave (Burrows), San Francisco, CA
Sandwich Place · Portola · 8 tips and reviews

Britt B.Britt Brutality 👾👾👾👾👾👾: Oh man. The sandwiches are incredible! And so cheap!

Arguello Market is one of SF Cheap Eats.

175. Arguello Market

8.6
782 Arguello Blvd (between Cabrillo St & Golden Gate Ave), San Francisco, CA
Deli / Bodega · Lone Mountain · 45 tips and reviews

Serious EatsSerious Eats: Arguello roasts their turkeys on a rotisserie spit, yielding meat that's consistently moist & flavorful. The sandwich has layers of white and dark meat, & their Dutch Crunch bread is sweet and fresh. Read more.

Taqueria El Farolito is one of SF Cheap Eats.

176. Taqueria El Farolito

9.3
2779 Mission St (at 24th St), San Francisco, CA
Mexican Restaurant · Mission District · 356 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Simple put, El Farolito makes the best damn burrito in the entire world as far as I'm concerned. That crumbled chorizo was seriously unbelievable. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

4505 Butcher Shop is one of SF Cheap Eats.

177. 4505 Butcher Shop

1909 Mission St (15th Street), San Francisco, CA
Butcher · Mission District · 18 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: This fancy butcher shop serves up some serious cuts of meat. But, if you're there, you're gonna want to pick up The Zilla, a kimchi and chicharrón topped hot dog. Read more on WinstonWanders below!! Read more.

Golden Gate Bakery is one of SF Cheap Eats.

178. Golden Gate Bakery

8.5
1029 Grant Ave (at Jackson), San Francisco, CA
Bakery · Chinatown · 99 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Seriously, you need to get the Egg Custard Tart. It's the best, freshest, most-savory version of this eggy little pie that I've ever had. Delicious. Read all about it on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Kuta Bistro is one of SF Cheap Eats.

179. Kuta Bistro

4994 Mission St, San Francisco, CA
Filipino Restaurant · Cayuga · 5 tips and reviews

Jeff 🍔 L.Jeff 🍔 Lien: Family operation

Wing Wings is one of SF Cheap Eats.

180. Wing Wings

8.1
422 Haight St (btwn Webster & Fillmore), San Francisco, CA
Wings Joint · Lower Haight · 78 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: The famed Angry Korean Wings really are worthy of all of the hype. The sweet and spicy gochujang glaze pairs perfectly with those moist, meaty, crispy chicken wings. Read more on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

The Chairman is one of SF Cheap Eats.

181. The Chairman

8.9
670 Larkin St (at Ellis St), San Francisco, CA
Asian Restaurant · Tenderloin · 35 tips and reviews

BrianBrian: 7x7's Big Eat 2012 says the pork belly bun is delicious. Yum!

Isobune Sushi is one of SF Cheap Eats.

182. Isobune Sushi

6.7
1737 Post St (btwn Buchanan St & Webster St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Japantown · 63 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: The plate turnover rate at this super-fun and reasonably priced sushi boat restaurant is very high, so everything always remains fresh and delicious. Read more about it on WinstonWanders below! Read more.

Golden Coffee Shop is one of SF Cheap Eats.

183. Golden Coffee Shop

8.0
901 Sutter St (at Leavenworth), San Francisco, CA
Diner · Lower Nob Hill · 44 tips and reviews

static_signalstatic_signal: Perfectly cooked diner breakfast every time. Get the corned beef hash with eggs over easy and a side of pancakes. Sit at the counter. Done and done.

Pakwan is one of SF Cheap Eats.

184. Pakwan

8.8
3180-82 16th St (btwn Guerrero & Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Pakistani Restaurant · Mission Dolores · 126 tips and reviews

The FeastThe Feast: Don't expect great service or a spectacular clean score. Do expect amazing Pakistani/Indian fare with BYOB perks. Read more.

Wonderland Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

185. Wonderland Restaurant

7.5
500 Haight St (at Fillmore St), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Lower Haight · 36 tips and reviews

Alexa A.Alexa Ahrens: Sizzling Rice Soup and Avocado Spring Rolls are excellent. Awesome, quick, friendly service!

Parada 22 is one of SF Cheap Eats.

186. Parada 22

9.1
1805 Haight St (Shrader), San Francisco, CA
Caribbean Restaurant · Haight Ashbury · 78 tips and reviews

Tony X.Tony Xerray: Super cute, authentic, and delicious Puerto Rican food. What better way to wash down that arroz con pollo than with a gigantic pitcher of heavenly sangria? The happy hour here is an absolute steal!

Eternal Springs Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

187. Eternal Springs Cafe

6.0
750 Clement St (btw 8th & 9th), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Inner Richmond · 10 tips and reviews

Khai P.Khai Pham: The crispy bánh mì and amazingly fresh veggie will perfectly melt in your mouth. Trust me, I haven't been able to eat this kind of bánh mì even in Vietnam.

The Soap Box Cafe is one of SF Cheap Eats.

188. The Soap Box Cafe

8.8
1800 Hyde St (Vallejo), San Francisco, CA
Café · Russian Hill · 25 tips and reviews
Thêm Ky is one of SF Cheap Eats.

189. Thêm Ky

7.2
717 Ellis St (at Larkin St.), San Francisco, CA
Vietnamese Restaurant · Tenderloin · 9 tips and reviews

Adam S.Adam Sampson: The Bun Bo Hue is tasty and just $7.45. Mmm...!

Lai Hong Lounge 荔香小館 is one of SF Cheap Eats.

190. Lai Hong Lounge 荔香小館

8.4
1416 Powell St (Broadway), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · North Beach · 38 tips and reviews

Luciano A.Luciano Aldana II: I've only had one Peking Duck better than theirs and it was in Downtown Beijing, China!

Duk Hing is one of SF Cheap Eats.

191. Duk Hing

1151 Stockton St (Pacific), San Francisco, CA
Butcher · Chinatown · 3 tips and reviews

Amy M.Amy Mar: Much less crowded than the other Chinese delis AND they also have a butcher shop in the back. Now that's fresh!!

Tai Chi Jianbing is one of SF Cheap Eats.

192. Tai Chi Jianbing

6.8
1325 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · Inner Sunset · 10 tips and reviews

Ria C.Ria Carmin: They have 4 pancakes to choose from, and they take about 40 min to make. Be prepared to wait a long time! It is totally worth it. We've tried original and tuna; both fantastic.

Sushirrito is one of SF Cheap Eats.

193. Sushirrito

8.4
59 New Montgomery St (at Jessie St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Financial District · 135 tips and reviews

Mike W.Mike Winston: Diving headfirst into the trendy cross-over fusion world of food by combining the best aspects of sushi and burritos ends up with questionable results. Read more on WinstonWanders.com

Mow Lee is one of SF Cheap Eats.

194. Mow Lee

774 Commercial St (at Grant St.), San Francisco, CA
Deli / Bodega · Chinatown · 1 tip

Sheilah C.Sheilah Chatjaval: Best Chinese sausages in town.

Mozzarella di Bufala is one of SF Cheap Eats.

195. Mozzarella di Bufala

8.2
69 West Portal Ave, San Francisco, CA
Brazilian Restaurant · West Portal · 16 tips and reviews

Tim V.Tim Vetter: Have the feijoada (Brazilian black bean & sausage stew - delicious, rare in SF). Saturday nights only!

House of Xian Dumpling is one of SF Cheap Eats.

196. House of Xian Dumpling

7.8
925 Kearny St (at Columbus Ave), San Francisco, CA
Chinese Restaurant · North Beach · 35 tips and reviews

Louisa P.Louisa Pickering: Very fresh homemade noodles right at your table. Excellent dumplings. Great service.

Lasan is one of SF Cheap Eats.

197. Lasan

6.0
3145 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA
North Indian Restaurant · Union Street · 5 tips and reviews

David S.David Shren: Chicken dishes are amazing. Especially chicken murgh

Udon Mugizo is one of SF Cheap Eats.

198. Udon Mugizo

7.9
1581 Webster St, San Francisco, CA
Udon Restaurant · Japantown · 25 tips and reviews

Nino E.Nino E: Really nice place, surprised to see it tucked in a quiet corner across from Kinokuniya. The food was excellent, the oyako donburi tasted delicious, as did the Uni Ikura and crab donburi with Udon!

Jitlada Thai Restaurant is one of SF Cheap Eats.

199. Jitlada Thai Restaurant

7.1
1826 Buchanan St (btw Bush St & Sutter St), San Francisco, CA
Thai Restaurant · Japantown · 18 tips and reviews

Luke B.Luke Bornheimer: They have khao soi, a curry soup/noodle dish from Northern Thailand, and it is delicious and authentic. Also, the pumpkin curry is equally authentic and tasty. We'll definitely be coming back soon!

eatsa is one of SF Cheap Eats.

200. eatsa

8.9
121 Spear St (btwn Mission & Howard St), San Francisco, CA
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant · Financial District · 60 tips and reviews

Maria S.Maria Seredina: First time and a huge fan 👍 It's vegetarian but you can bulk up your bowl with healthy fat sources like nuts, avocado, and more. Also, get the chips - they are worth every calorie 😊