Flying Falafel is a hole-in-the-wall on Market Street that serves fantastic falafel, hummus, and pita. There are no meat options, but everything is filling enough that you won’t miss it. Definitely plan on taking it to-go, unless you feel like standing on the sidewalk while wolfing down a sandwich.
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Zero Zero is a perfectly efficient pizza factory. Bring a big group for negronis, soft serve, and quality pies.
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Come to Kokkari Estiatorio in the Financial District to feel like a big shot. Maybe even throw on a suit and tie. It's a Greek temple of lamb.
Pearl is a great option for a long weekend brunch or a casual weeknight dinner in the Richmond.
The Californian-Mediterranean food at Lark in the Castro might be geographically inaccurate, but it tastes pretty great.
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Noosh is a Mediterranean place in Lower Pac Heights that feels like you’re taking a short vacation out of SF.
Head to Dyafa in Oakland for Middle Eastern food and great cocktails. Order a lot of pita and small plates.
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