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Bistro Chapeau!

Restaurants & cafés

Bistro Chapeau! is a proper little French charmer, with cosy bistro decor and friendly staff. The Provençal fare is just as comforting, with excellent trad...

1408 Clement Street

Butler & the Chef

Restaurants & cafés

This très French little café is always crowded with locals who queue for the fresh-made breakfast pastries and wonderful breads. Tuck into pain au chocolat...

155 South Park

Café Claude

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

Owner Stephen Decker purchased Le Barbizon café in Paris and shipped it to San Francisco one piece at a time. The result, set in an alleyway and resplendent...

7 Claude Lane

César

Restaurants & cafés

It was pretty daring to locate César right next door to Chez Panisse, but it has more than held its own, despite the competition. It no doubt helps that the...

1515 Shattuck Avenue

Coco 500

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

This SoMa restaurant is a reinvention of sorts for its popular proprietor, Loretta Keller, whose penchant for Parisian hospitality has given way to a small...

500 Brannan Street

Florio

Restaurants & cafés

A quintessential local bistro, celebrating 10 years of of service, Florio is warm and welcoming, with just the right degree of refinement. Dark wood and...

1915 Fillmore Street

Iluna Basque

Restaurants & cafés

With views of Washington Square and Coit Tower, this lively restaurant has become a fast favourite among locals, as much for its fun atmosphere as for its...

701 Union Street

Nopa

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

One of the hottest restaurants in town, Nopa's attractions include the wood-fired oven, and the late hours - unusual in a city where many kitchens pack up...

560 Divisadero Street

Pauline's Pizza

Restaurants & cafés

Pauline's inventive thin-crust pies all come with top-quality ingredients: roasted peppers, perhaps, or goat's cheese, edible flowers or exotic vegetables....

260 Valencia Street

Sodini's

Restaurants & cafés

Sodini's is small and darkly romantic, in a Chianti bottle as candle-holder sort of way. Patrons are jammed close together to enable their servers to...

510 Green Street

SPQR

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

In this small, spare, one-room dining space, the spirit of Roman cuisine shines through. Dishes are rustic, unadorned and incredibly flavourful, calling up...

1911 Fillmore Street

Suppenküche

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

If you're hungry for something that's going to last you all day, Suppenküche is a good bet. Its menu, which covers spätzle, schnitzels and dense, dark...

601 Hayes Street

Tommaso's Ristorante Italiano

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

Tommaso's is known city-wide for its simple Italian food, which has been served family-style in a tiny, boisterous room since 1935. The wood-fired pizzas...

1042 Kearny Street

Zarzuela

Restaurants & cafés

The tapas are always a treat at cosy Zarzuela, where the Spanish cuisine is served amid bullfight posters and maps of Spain. Old standbys such as grilled...

2000 Hyde Street

Zazie

Critics' choice
Restaurants & cafés

This cosy venue serves gentle breakfasts on a weekday morning, a small variety of lunch dishes (pasta, sandwiches), a more French menu for dinner and a...

941 Cole Street