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The Girl & The Fig

The Girl & The Fig is a buzzy modern French restaurant in Sonoma with a large private patio.

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Il Fuoco

Il Fuoco on Highway 12 makes fantastic wood-fired pizzas, like a classic margherita and a fresh clam pie.

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Taste of the Himalayas

Taste of the Himalayas in Sonoma serves Tibetan, Nepalese, and Indian dishes in a casual environment.

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Wilfred’s Lounge

Wilfred’s Lounge in Napa is a "modern tiki bar" with strong cocktails and spam sliders.

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Oenotri is an Italian restaurant with a rotating menu of perfectly charred pizzas.

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Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin' BBQ

Bounty Hunter Wine Bar & Smokin' BBQ is the best place for wine, whiskey, and lots of meat with a group.

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Tarla Mediterranean Bar + Grill

Tarla is a Mediterranean restaurant with a relaxing patio and a great Happy Hour.

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Los Agaves

Los Agaves is a buzzy Mexican restaurant in Napa where you might end up drinking margaritas and eating ceviche all night.

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Avow is a three-story restaurant in Napa, but we're partial to the rooftop bar.

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La Taberna

La Taberna is a Spanish place in Napa where you should get some excellent pintxos and a glass of albariño.

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Zuzu is a lively tapas restaurant in Napa on the waterfront.

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C Casa

C Casa is an ideal place in Napa for a tequila flight and tacos with a buzzy feel.

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Bistro Don Giovanni

Make a reservation at Bistro Don Giovanni to eat excellent homemade pasta with vineyard views.

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Dumpling Time

Dumpling Time's Berkeley outpost has fluffy bao, meaty dumplings, and a patio.

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Looking for a casual place to unwind with some kebabs? You need Tuba, a Turkish spot in the Mission.

The Best SF Waterfront Restaurants guide image

SF Guide

The Best SF Waterfront Restaurants

If you’re trying to eat outside and stare at the water, head to one of these spots.

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Barrio in Ghirardelli Square is a Latin American-inspired restaurant with a sun-lit rotunda overlooking the waterfront.

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SF Guide

The Best Restaurant Patios In SF

Our favorite patios in the city right now.

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Progressive Grounds

Progressive Grounds is a Bernal Heights cafe ideal for a light bite or getting work done.

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Ballast Coffee

Ballast Cafe in West Portal has great espresso drinks, a sun-filled back patio, and reliable wifi.