144 "American" Restaurants in San Francisco.
A Hawaiian-ish yacht club-themed restaurant in the Tenderloin? Yes, Liholiho Yacht Club exists. And it’s excellent.
Zuni Cafe in the Civic Center is still an icon, and it sits firmly at the top of our list of favorite restaurants in this town.
You’ll want to book a table in advance for the dim sum-style small plates at State Bird Provisions in the Fillmore.
Saison is a tasting menu restaurant in SoMa worth saving for a very special occasion.
Sir and Star is one of the best dining experiences in Northern California. Get your ass out to the hunting lodge in Olema.
On average, the best bread bakery in the country can be found at Tartine Bakery in the Mission.
Rich Table is the neighborhood restaurant every neighborhood wishes they have. Lucky Hayes Valley
House of Prime Rib in Nob Hill is where you should go celebrate with a lot of meat and large bottles of wine.
Che Fico, on the edge of NoPa, serves excellent Italian food in an impressively designed space.
Foreign Cinema in the Mission is a San Francisco classic for brunch, and dinner is solid too.
Fine dining that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Sons & Daughters is definitely our speed.
The Morris, deep in the Mission, is serving blockbuster-quality American food.
Tartine Manufactory in the Mission is a huge operation with excellent pastries, coffee, and ice cream, and dinner as well.
The Progress, on Fillmore, is a great time and a good scene, with excellent food.