San Francisco Restaurants Overview
Restaurants in San Francisco include Mexican food, Chinese food, Italian food, Japanese food, French food, comfort food, seafood, sushi, breakfast, Sunday brunch and more. Whether it be the enormous portions, outstanding views or unique flavors, these restaurants are sure to please. We've tried to concentrate on locally owned restaurants and avoid the larger chains other than a few special restaurants. Savor a fine-dining restaurant at the world-renowned French Laundry in Napa Valley. Take in the views of San Francisco Bay at The Spinnaker in Sausalito. Try some of the best Cioppino around at Scoma's on the Fisherman's Wharf. Head to the Top of the Mark for panoramic views of the San Francisco skyline. Dine with the jellyfish in the undersea decor of Farallon in Union Square. Stop in the historic Moss Beach Distillery for views of the rugged Pacific coastline. Find fresh seafood at Sam's Chowder House in Half Moon Bay.
Casual = shorts, t-shirt, sandals
Business-Casual = pants or nice shorts, summer dress, collared shirt
Semi-Formal = slacks, collard shirt, evening gown, blouse
Formal = dress pants, suit jacket, formal dress, tuxedo