Hillstone might be basically an upscale Applebee’s, but at least you know know what you’re getting. The spinach and artichoke dip will be heated to a precise temperature every time, the salmon is identical in San Francisco and Phoenix, and the drinks are always expensive and good. This is the Embarcadero after all.
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Fort Point Ferry Building
Fort Point Ferry Building is a small brewery on the Embarcadero that’s perfect when you want a quick beer.
Harborview Restaurant And Bar
Harborview Restaurant & Bar is a dim sum place in the Embarcadero Center where you should bring as many people as possible.
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Bi-Rite by Dolores Park is technically a grocery store, but you should use it as a park picnic supplier.
We’re still on the lookout for a SoMa go-to, near the ballpark. Marlowe is a base hit but not a home run. (Clever, we know.)
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