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The Best SF Restaurants For Dinner With The Parents
Parents in town? Here’s where to take them to eat.
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Kokkari Estiatorio is a FiDi power lunch staple complete with high-backed armchairs, fireplaces, and Greek dishes like lamb chops and saghanaki.
A meal at this entirely-vegetarian institution in Fort Mason is an experience you should try at least once.
If you’re in Mission Bay, Casey’s Pizza is a great neighborhood spot for pizza and a beer.
Bix is an old-school American restaurant in Jackson Square that feels like time-traveling back to a 1930s nightclub.
This Italian restaurant in the Financial District is one of the most reliable places for a fantastic meal in San Francisco.
FOB Kitchen is a casual Filipino place in Oakland where you should go for a solid weeknight dinner.
Solve your Union Square eating emergency with this solid Italian spot.
The seafood and vegetable-focused Mexican food at Cala is some of the best in San Francisco.
For cozy, classic French, it doesn't get much better than L'Ardoise in Duboce Triangle.
Che Fico Alimentari
Che Fico Alimentari in Nopa is a lot smaller and darker than its older sibling restaurant upstairs, but the Italian food is just as good.
Trattoria Contadina in North Beach serves fantastic pasta in a warm and welcoming setting.
Looking for a last minute reservation for a big group on a Saturday night? That’s a daunting task. Fog City enters the pantheon of great places you can get into.
Meet Terzo, your utility player restaurant. It’s hard to go wrong at this Cow Hollow bistro.
A solid Pac Heights spot, Octavia does a great chicken and even better soups.
Sessions At The Presidio
Sessions at the Presidio is a beer-focused restaurant with good energy, in an area that needs it.
Gary Danko is a taste of a fancier, older San Francisco you’re probably not used to. Fortunately, it’s a very delicious taste.
Angeline’s Louisiana Kitchen
Angeline’s in Berkeley is an upscale neighborhood spot serving solid New Orleans-style food.
Amarena is a small Italian spot in Russian Hill that’s great for dropping into on a weeknight for some solid pasta.