San Francisco Restaurants

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On the Waterfront Restaurants

Restaurants Overview
Name Price/
Cuisine
Location
 
Barbacco
The busy sister restaurant to neighboring...

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$$ Italian Financial District
 
Bocadillos
The name means "sandwiches," but that's only half...
$$ Spanish Financial District
 
Boulevard
Two local restaurant celebrities—chef Nancy...

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$$$$ American Embarcadero
 
Café Claude
If you think this place looks straight out of...

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$$$ French Financial District
 
Coqueta
With its Embarcadero perch, Bay Bridge views, and...
$$$ Spanish Embarcadero
 
Cotogna
Just next door to its fancier big sister, Quince,...

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$$$ Italian Financial District
 
Epic Roasthouse
"Epic" describes it all: the outsize dining room,...

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$$$$ Steakhouse Embarcadero
 
Garden Court
The old San Francisco of women in white gloves...

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$$$$ American Financial District
 
Gary Danko
In high season plan on reserving two months...
$$$$ American: Modern American Fisherman's Wharf
 
Gitane
Just across the alley from its sister restaurant,...

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$$$ Eclectic Financial District
 
Hog Island Oyster Company
A thriving oyster farm north of San Francisco in...
$$ Seafood Embarcadero
 
Kokkari
With its white tablecloths, candlelight, and...

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$$$$ Greek Financial District
 
La Mar Cebicheria Peruana
Right on the water's edge, the casually chic La...

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$$$ Peruvian Embarcadero
 
Mijita Cocina Mexicana
Famed local chef Traci Des Jardins is the...
$ Mexican Embarcadero
 
Naan 'N' Curry
You will find no frills here—and minimal...
$ Indian Financial District
 
One Market
A giant among American chefs, Bradley Ogden...

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$$$ American Embarcadero
 
Perbacco
With its long marble bar and open kitchen, this...

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$$$ Italian Financial District
 
Piperade
Longtime San Francisco chef Gerald Hirogoyen...

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$$$ Spanish: Basque Embarcadero
 
Plouf
A gold mine for mussel lovers, this...

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$$ Seafood Financial District
 
Quince
Previously housed in a small space in Pacific...

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$$$$ Italian Financial District
 
Slanted Door
If you're looking for homey Vietnamese food...

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$$$ Vietnamese Embarcadero
 
Tadich Grill
Locations and owners have changed more than once...
$$$ Seafood Financial District
 
Waterbar
When you walk in the door of Waterbar, there's no...

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$$$$ Seafood Embarcadero
 
Wayfare Tavern
This energetic and upscale American tavern...

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$$$ American Financial District
 
Wexler's
Four words: bourbon banana cream pie. Of course,...
$$$ Barbecue Financial District
 
Yank Sing
The granddaddy of local dim sum teahouses...
$$ Chinese Financial District

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