The best places to eat and drink when your company is paying for it.
October 1, 2018
For nights when you have absolutely no intention of reaching for your wallet.
May 2, 2023
Wayfare Tavern is the Financial District power lunch destination with charming British pub energy. Don’t expect much from the food.
May 3, 2023
Monsieur Benjamin is a modern French restaurant in Hayes Valley that works well for pre-theater dinners.
March 7, 2023
Kokkari Estiatorio is a FiDi power lunch staple complete with high-backed armchairs, fireplaces, and Greek dishes like lamb chops and saghanaki.
September 27, 2022
This upscale SoMa restaurant serves perfectly nice Moroccan food that just lacks a bit of personality.
June 29, 2022
Prepare to pay a lot of money for some delicious raw things - like oysters and beef tartare - at Petit Marlowe in SoMa.
We’re looking hard for a go-to restaurant in Soma. The Cavalier is not bad, but...we’re still looking.
Gary Danko is a taste of a fancier, older San Francisco you’re probably not used to. Fortunately, it’s a very delicious taste.
Leo’s Oyster Bar involves pricey, but tasty seafood in an ’80s power yacht come to life. Obviously it’s in the Financial District.
A fairly corporate Financial District Japanese spot that's perfectly suited to dinner with your boss.
Sorrel is an upscale California-Italian place in Pac Heights that’s designed to impress, even if they do everything a little too by the book.
Some restaurants that have been around a long time feel like ageless classics. The Slanted Door feels more like an aged classic.
Fancy fine dining, San Francisco style. Bring your elders.
Perbacco is an Italian restaurant in the Financial District that’s perfect for impressing clients from out of town.
February 11, 2020
Waterbar on the Embarcadero is a great place to eat shellfish and other seafood with a view of the waterfront.
December 18, 2019
There isn’t a place in SF that’s more classic for dim sum than Yank Sing in SoMa.
December 6, 2019
Lord Stanley in Nob Hill is a great spot for a low-key nice dinner that won’t empty your bank account.
September 5, 2019
Homage Ltd. is a small fast-casual spot in the Financial District with great salads and tartines for a workday lunch.
August 19, 2019
The Vault in the Financial District has great small plates and cocktails - come here after work with a few friends or some clients.
June 17, 2019
Head to Nightbird in Hayes Valley for a tasting menu that’s actually worth the price of admission.
November 12, 2018
Press Club, off Market Street, is a dark, upscale spot for drinks and snacks.
January 31, 2018
Our go-tos at Garibaldi, near the Presidio, include the tagliatelle and chicken Milanese, and always the flourless chocolate cake if it’s on the menu.
October 25, 2017
It's Hillstone. At least you know what you'll be getting.
September 8, 2017
Sushi Ran in Sausalito has some of the best sushi in the Bay Area.