The Very Best Local Restaurants in San Francisco

Don’t they say that the surest path to discovering a place’s culture runs through the stomach? Our San Francisco locals feel the same and they’re eager to share their favorite spots for breakfast, lunch, dinner, casual spots, fine dining, traditional kitchen, ethnic cuisine and everything in between — all without breaking the bank. When it comes to the best food in town, you’re in safe, expert hands with these restaurants.

Capannina Ristorante – Intimate & authentic Italian

Capannina Ristorante – Intimate & authentic Italian

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“Capannina Ristorante” is one of those true neighborhood restaurants in San Francisco. Dining there is like being at a favorite family member’s house…

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Cha Cha Cha – Most fun restaurant

Cha Cha Cha – Most fun restaurant

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“Cha Cha Cha” in San Francisco is a restaurant that’s become my go-to place. You’ll fall in love with the Cuban food, even if you’re not familiar with it!

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Coqueta – Tapas by the pier

Coqueta – Tapas by the pier

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“Coqueta” in San Francisco is a very popular tapas bar on the pier. In my opinion, this restaurant has some of the best tapas outside of Spain…

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Cowgirl Sidekick – The perfect day

Cowgirl Sidekick – The perfect day

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“Cowgirl Sidekick” in San Francisco’s Ferry Building has one of the best plates around, called the Cheesemonger Roundup. Great after a day of sailing!

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El Metate – Authentic and simple

El Metate – Authentic and simple

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“El Metate” San Francisco is my favorite place for tacos. And as local as it gets. I take tacos very seriously. Some may say too seriously…

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