Scoma’s: This is in Fisherman’s Wharf- which normally no locals recommend- but for Cioppino is legendary
Kokkari- Amazing greek- you need a reservation- good for lunch- good for dinner
A16: Fantastic Italian in the Mariana–fun area awesome food. See picture of the beautiful Marina below.
Elephant Sushi: Great Sushi. Russian Hill
Aikikos: Financial district- amazing sushi
Bar Crudo: Fun atmosphere- very fun area, great seafood. This is in Nopa- go to Bi-Rite before for an ice cream– eat dessert first!
Nopalito: Amazing Mexican- you need to wait but it’s worth it- you can call in and put your number down. Get the Pisole Soup and the carnitas are absolutely fantastic.
Coquetta: Really good Spanish tapas on the Embarcadero
Park Tavern: Great for bruch- get the avocado toast
Rose’s: This is a local brunch spot for people in Pacific Heights- very much a locals place- smoked salmon breakfast pizza is an old favorite
Presidio Social Club: There is nothing really special about this, but it is fantastic location, great wrap around porch, in the Presidio. There is a very cool old school bar there. It is rumored you can get a foie gras burger there … because it is on Federal Land- not California. Not confirmed…
Ocean Taqueria: Lower pac heights- this place looks scary- but it is outrageously good – get the carne asado burrito with onion and peppers.
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