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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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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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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Frances – Table wine is a must

Frances – Table wine is a must

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“Frances” San Francisco is my go-to restaurant for out of town guests or a nice night out in Castro. Great locally-sourced food & wine, and affordable too!

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Front Porch – Stay for the bourbon

Front Porch – Stay for the bourbon

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The “Front Porch” is my favorite place in San Francisco for Southern cuisine. And… bourbon! They offer at least 5 different brands of bourbon at a time.

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