San Francisco

  • A-16 2355 Chestnut St. (between Divisadero St & Scott St) San Francisco, CA 94123 (415) 771-2216 Delicious Pizzas influenced by southern Italy. Located in the San Francisco marina neighborhood.
  • Bi-Rite Market 3639 18th St. San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 241-9760
  • Bistro Aix 3340 Steiner St. San Francisco, CA 94123 (415) 202-0100
  • Boulevard 1 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94105 (415) 543-6084 American regional flavors with a French style influence.
  • Cotogna 490 Pacific Ave. (between Montgomery St & Osgood Pl) San Francisco, CA 94133 (415) 775-8508 Excellent Tuscan food. Good for groups. Chef Michael Tusk won the James Beard Award for Best Chef – Pacific 2011.
  • Delfina 3621 18th St. (between Guerrero St & Oakwood St) San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 552-4055 Italian Food. Reservations are recommended. Fun atmosphere in the Mission.
  • Emporio Rulli-Larkspur 464 Magnolia Ave. Larkspur, CA 94939 (415) 924-7478 Fabulous homemade breads and breakfast items. I order my panettone from them every year for Christmas.
  • Ferry Building Marketplace 1 Ferry Building, San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 983-8030 Artisinal shops selling the best cheeses, breads, chocolates and wines – just incredible.
  • Foreign Cinema 2534 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 648-7600 Fabulous Sunday brunch. I love their fried eggs with balsamic glaze.
  • Humphry Slocombe Ice Cream 2790 A Harrison Street (corner of 24th) San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 550-6971
  • Locanda 557 Valencia St. (between 16th St & 17th St) San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 863-6800 Good Italian in the Mission and known for its bar.
  • Maritime Park / Bocce Ball Court 499 Jefferson St. San Francisco, CA 94109 (415) 447-5000 It overlooks the bay and it's a great time and workout.
  • Michael Mina 252 California St. (between Front and Battery) San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 397-9222 Fancy but worth every bite. Try the lobster pot pie.
  • Mission Chinese Food 2234 Mission St. San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 863-2800
  • Nopa 560 Divisadero (at Hayes) San Francisco, CA 94117 (415) 864-8643 Urban rustic food, specializing in organic wood-fired cuisine.
  • Ristobar 2300 Chestnut Street at Scott, San Francisco, CA (415) 923-6464 Owned by pastry chef Gary Rulli, so you know the desserts are good!
  • SPQR 1911 Fillmore St. (between 16th St & 17th St) San Francisco, CA 94115 (415) 771-7779 The ravioli with peas and toasted bread crumbs with white chocolate is UNBELIEVABLE!!!
  • Spruce 3640 Sacramento St. San Francisco, CA 94118 (415) 931-5100 Great décor, the former head of Ralph Lauren designed it. It's modern american food with a market driven menu. I really like the fish, seasonal salads and vegetables!
  • Zuni 1658 Market St. (between Franklin & Gough) San Francisco, CA 94102 (415) 552-2522