100 San Francisco Bay Area Restaurants to Love This Valentine's Day

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Whether your idea of a good time is a fancy, festive dinner out or cold sesame noodles and binge-watching on the couch, we're here to help you find it—since the greatest love of all is the love of food. Dig in.

Restaurants:Birk's, Maggiano's - San Jose, The Dead Fish
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:American, Italian, Seafood
Neighborhoods:Santa Clara, San Jose, Crockett

Birk's

$$$$·American·
Santa Clara
3,093 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Romance
If you want a fine dining experience, Birk's is where it is at. Expect to spend top dollar, but you do get top quality. My bone in rib eye steak was the best I've had. Definitely Read more
94% recommended
Notable Wine List in San Jose / Silicon Valley
177 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Maggiano's - San Jose

$$$$·Italian·
San Jose
6,896 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
FOOD AND SERVICE IS EXCELLENT. NICE PLACE TO TAKE OUT OF TOWN GUESTS. GREAT PLACE FOR SPECIAL OCCASIONS LIKE ANNIVERSERIES AND BIRTHDAYS.
90% recommended
74 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Dead Fish

$$$$·Seafood·
Crockett
9,334 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
Excellent oysters, calamari, and a full bar. Our meals were served on very hot plates which kept our food warm as we were outside and a cool breeze kicked up. We spoke to near tablRead more
92% recommended
Most Booked in San Francisco Bay Area
319 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Scott's Seafood - Oakland

$$$$·Seafood·
Oakland
3,413 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
We had a very tasty lunch celebration. The restaurant was a perfect place to host our event and the view was fabulous.
88% recommended
58 people mentioned the Calamari
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Il Fornaio - San Francisco

$$$$·Italian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
1,650 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Wonderful restaurant experience but sadly this location is closing Sunday, Oct.28.
88% recommended
16 people mentioned the Butternut Squash Ravioli
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True Food Kitchen - Walnut Creek

$$$$·American·
Walnut Creek
2,190 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Healthy
  • Outdoor Eating
It’s always very good! Love this restaurant
86% recommended
Healthy in San Francisco Bay Area
25 people mentioned the Edamame
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Skates on the Bay

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Berkeley
6,280 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Waterfront
We were seated by a window and had a fabulous view. The tables are spaced appropriately. We ordered the California roll, Parmesan Caesar salad, and salmon. Everything was deliciRead more
89% recommended
Scenic View in East Bay
157 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Bistro Don Giovanni -- Napa

$$$$·Italian·
Napa
6,194 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Amazing. Felt like we were transported to Italy. Everything was perfect. Thank you!
98% recommended
Italian in Wine Country
57 people mentioned the Lemon Cream
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True Food Kitchen - Palo Alto

$$$$·American·
Palo Alto
2,227 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good Vegetarian Options
Very helpful server, delicious food, and thanks to COVID capacity limits, a reasonable noise level.
93% recommended
Healthy in San Francisco Bay Area
39 people mentioned the Edamame

Bridges Restaurant

$$$$·Californian·
Danville
3,943 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
The menu offered lots of choices. Both of our lunch salads were great. The staff was attentive but allowed us to enjoy our leisurely lunch!
94% recommended
Outdoor Eating in East Bay
43 people mentioned the Cupcakes
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Mourad

$$$$·Californian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,143 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
Lovely dinner experience. We chose the tasting menu as it was our first time dinig at Mourad. It was an incredible meal; highlights on the Caviar, the amazing Couscous and the MilkRead more
92% recommended
83 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Ad Hoc

$$$$·American·
Yountville
6,298 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Hot Spot
Very good, exciting flavors, small dishes yet filling
89% recommended
422 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Perbacco

$$$$·Italian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
6,240 reviews
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
The most soulful northern Italian pasta in San Francisco paired with a brilliant northern Italian wine list. Perfect negroni, too.
95% recommended
Italian in San Francisco
141 people mentioned the Short Rib

La Mar Cebicheria Peruana

$$$$·Peruvian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
6,036 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
Pleasantly surprised..the food was better than I imagined.
92% recommended
Most Booked in San Francisco Bay Area
349 people mentioned the Cebiche

Bistro Jeanty

$$$$·French·
Yountville
8,055 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
Great food! Austin is one of the best and most skilled servers I’ve ever know. Little details such as explaining portion sizes, choosing the correct wine glass base on varietal, etRead more
97% recommended
French in San Francisco Bay Area
259 people mentioned the Coq Au Vin
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Historic John's Grill

$$$$·American·
Downtown / Union Square
5,473 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
Filet was delicious
98% recommended
American in San Francisco
115 people mentioned the Baked Potato

Il Fornaio - Burlingame

$$$$·Italian·
Burlingame
3,677 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
This restaurant has Accommodated all the required restrictions because of Covid in a wonderful way. They had their windows wide open so that we could dine inside and yet have the oRead more
93% recommended
39 people mentioned the Calamari

McCormick & Kuleto's Seafood Restaurant

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Fisherman's Wharf
4,873 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Special Occasions
Good food. Awesome view! Nice and peaceful Thursday night. Great cocktails too!
96% recommended
Scenic View in San Francisco Bay Area
50 people mentioned the Calamari

Esin Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·American·
Danville
4,381 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Always a favorite place to come for a special occasion or date night. Service and food are outstanding. Save room for dessert, it's the best part of the meal.
97% recommended
168 people mentioned the Pot Roast
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Forbes Mill Steakhouse - Danville

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Danville
2,442 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
  • Outdoor Eating
Great food and service.
96% recommended
Steakhouse in San Francisco Bay Area
96 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Le Colonial - SF

$$$$·Vietnamese·
Downtown / Union Square
3,358 reviews
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Had an early dinner after long flight; hostess and server were great and food was a Grand Slam! Can’t wait to get back!!
52 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

John Ash & Co.

$$$$·Californian·
Santa Rosa
3,692 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Romance
A very comfortable and enjoyable evening, friendly knowledgeable service, delicious but somewhat simple food preparations. Given all the COVID protocols and limitations a pleasant Read more
98% recommended
Special Occasions in Wine Country
34 people mentioned the Calamari
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Benvenuti Ristorante

$$$$·Italian·
Walnut Creek
736 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Neighborhood Gem: Located across from the Walnut Creek Library, Benvenuti feels like a hidden gem, and after at least a dozen lovely meals there, I consider it a "go to" for both Read more
94% recommended
15 people mentioned the Calamari
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Black Angus Steakhouse - Blossom Hill

$$$$·Steakhouse·
San Jose
2,970 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
The meal was amazing! The service was great and since your not sitting on top of each other due to required spacing it was a very nice. I will certainly be back again. Thank yoRead more
91% recommended
Most Booked in San Jose / Silicon Valley
181 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Morimoto - Napa

$$$$·Japanese·
Napa
6,517 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
Had lunch here for our anniversary. Great service, food and ambiance! Always come back here to eat when we are in Napa.
90% recommended
Most Booked in Wine Country
278 people mentioned the Omakase
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Il Fornaio - Walnut Creek

$$$$·Italian·
Walnut Creek
3,713 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
The food it so good . My family they liked.
93% recommended
Lunch in East Bay
60 people mentioned the Calamari
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Miramar Beach Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Half Moon Bay
3,438 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
Lovely restaurant across the street from the beach. Outdoor dining during COVID was well managed. Now on lockdown I think, but probably still take out and go to the beach!
94% recommended
45 people mentioned the Seafood Chowder
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Kincaid's Bayhouse - Burlingame

$$$$·Steak·
Burlingame
4,099 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
  • Waterfront
Our waiter Christopher was attentive and efficient. Excellent service.
89% recommended
Scenic View in Peninsula
232 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Cascal

$$$$·Tapas / Small Plates·
Mountain View
3,703 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Tapas
My guest and I both tried the paella - He had the Cascal and I had the seafood. Both were outstanding! I hadn't been in a while, and really liked the expanded seating outside and CRead more
97% recommended
Tapas / Small Plates in San Francisco Bay Area
351 people mentioned the Paella

Credo

$$$$·Italian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
1,906 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Worth the Drive
It is difficult to review well because we ate outside and it was freezing cold. The food was mostly great, as was the wine. The ambiance could have been better with some sort of seRead more
100% recommended
14 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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the girl & the fig - Sonoma

$$$$·French·
Sonoma
6,114 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
We are very happy that you have "reopened" we love your little restaurant and the food is delicious... thank you
93% recommended
Brunch in Wine Country
173 people mentioned the Flounder
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The Spinnaker - Sausalito

$$$$·Seafood·
Sausalito
4,281 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
The food was so superb and beautifully presented that we took pictures. Topped off with chilled glasses of prosecco. Yuuummmmm. Our server, Ricardo, was as polished and accommRead more
91% recommended
Best Ambience in Marin
39 people mentioned the Petrale Sole
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Franciscan Crab Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Fisherman's Wharf
3,067 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Bar Seating
amazing food and service loved it all family felt welcomed!
75 people mentioned the Dungeness Crab

Cafe Cruz Rosticceria & Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Soquel
891 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
Cafe Cruz has been our go-to special occasion restaurant for many years. The food is always delicious and the portions are generous. This was our first dinner out in over a year, Read more
96% recommended
Contemporary American in San Francisco Bay Area
9 people mentioned the Skirt Steak
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Fior D'Italia

$$$$·Italian·
North Beach
1,108 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
  • Authentic
Old school italian. - the way is should be done! We come everytime in SF. Great food, great staff. Grazie
23 people mentioned the Calamari

Left Bank Larkspur

$$$$·French·
Larkspur
3,134 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
Always a treat !
93% recommended
Brunch in Marin
38 people mentioned the Lamb Sandwich

Townhouse Bar and Grill

$$$$·American·
Emeryville
1,670 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Group Bookings
All around great restaurant. Great food, service, and ambiance.
96% recommended
78 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Wayfare Tavern

$$$$·American·
Financial District / Embarcadero
6,054 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
We really enjoyed this restaurant! The food & service was Amazing. Our server's name was Brian, and he was the Best. We started off with the Cucumber Mule for 4 (Did I mention it wRead more
94% recommended
American in San Francisco
825 people mentioned the Fried Chicken

Forbes Mill Steakhouse - Los Gatos

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Los Gatos
3,021 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for Anniversaries
Our server, Mack, was excellent. The food was the same high quality we have come to expect from Forbes Mill. It felt great to be back.
92% recommended
Steakhouse in San Francisco Bay Area
116 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Black Angus Steakhouse - Brentwood

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Brentwood
1,658 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Casual
Great dinner, atmosphere was wonderful. Wine Wednesday was an unexpected treat
90% recommended
84 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Ozumo - San Francisco

$$$$·Japanese·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,860 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
Great selection of sushi. The good and service were excellent
88% recommended
44 people mentioned the Black Cod

Ristorante Allegria

$$$$·Italian·
Napa
4,238 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for a Date
Everything was well made, tasty. We all enjoyed eating outside in a beautiful setting.
91% recommended
Most Booked in Wine Country
77 people mentioned the Bread Pudding
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Cotogna

$$$$·Italian·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,763 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Hot Spot
Cotogna remains simply one of the best Italian restaurants in the city! Consistently delicious food, attentive and warm service in a beautifully designed space--the ultimate restauRead more
92% recommended
62 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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la Posta

$$$$·Italian·
Santa Cruz
1,599 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Outstanding service, selection, and ambiance Molto bene!!
97% recommended
Best Overall in Santa Cruz / Capitola / Aptos
19 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Marzano

$$$$·Italian·
Oakland
554 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Casual
  • Fit for Foodies
Due to Pandemic restrictions, we ate outside, so this review doesn't consider inside dinning. We were very pleased with our meal and the staff was friendly.
100% recommended
Neighbourhood Gem in San Francisco Bay Area
13 people mentioned the Chop Salad

Bellota

$$$$·Spanish·
SOMA
1,167 reviews
  • Romance
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
All dishes are thoughtfully prepared and utterly delicious! Fantastic choice for those who eat meat & potatoes, gluten free, veggies only, non-meat eaters --- yes, Bellota does it Read more
93% recommended
Notable Wine List in San Francisco
208 people mentioned the Paella

Alexander's Steakhouse - SF

$$$$·Steakhouse·
SOMA
2,115 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
Always a great dining experience. Staff and food are always on point.
82% recommended
Special Occasions in San Francisco Bay Area
135 people mentioned the Hamachi
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The Brass Door

$$$$·Steakhouse·
San Ramon
650 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
Fantastic food, great service. From steaks to seafood to salads and sandwiches - all of it was great.
88% recommended
96 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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A16 Rockridge

$$$$·Italian·
Oakland
1,838 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Great servers autumn, Gretchen and moy. Great margarita pizza with sausage. Baked chicken and great drinks
98% recommended
Notable Wine List in East Bay
43 people mentioned the Calamari
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The Wolf - Oakland

$$$$·American·
Oakland
996 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
always good, cannot overlook the brussel sprouts! quiet and refined.
94% recommended
13 people mentioned the Octopus Appetizer
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The Stinking Rose

$$$$·Italian·
North Beach
6,202 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Food was great. Had the lamb and waiter recommended a nice wine pairing.
86% recommended
258 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Sundance The Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Palo Alto
3,657 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
The waiter was great !! Friendly and knowledgeable I recommend this place
97% recommended
Steakhouse in San Francisco Bay Area
655 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Kyoto Palace Restaurant

$$$$·Japanese·
Campbell
1,682 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
This is a great place for a special occasion., so entertaining. The servuc3cis great. The cook at they able, Lawrence was amazing, flipping utensils, making designs with the fooRead more
94% recommended
Japanese in San Francisco Bay Area
29 people mentioned the Fried Rice
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Mustards Grill

$$$$·American·
Yountville
8,623 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Lunch
Great lunch or dinner spot with an eclectic menu in the heart of Napa.
94% recommended
American in Wine Country
302 people mentioned the Mongolian Pork Chops
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Baci Cafe & Wine Bar - Healdsburg

$$$$·Italian·
Healdsburg
2,451 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
  • Fit for Foodies
Great dinner. The scallop carpaccio was over the top and everything else was fabulous. Highly recommend.
97% recommended
Best Food in San Francisco Bay Area
55 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Zuni Cafe

$$$$·Modern European·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
6,654 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Hi We went there before we went to the van Gogh Mercer exhibit which is across the street. The food was good, however the choices were very limited. We were interested in the chicRead more
98% recommended
Best Food in San Francisco
305 people mentioned the Roasted Chicken
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Prospect

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,442 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Hot Spot
Always worth the commute! Love love love this place!
90% recommended
22 people mentioned the Black Cod
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Portola Kitchen

$$$$·Italian·
Portola Valley
699 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
We are locals and this is one of our all time favorites. Patio dining is comfortable, COVID-precaution friendly. The staff are fabulous, all, led by Rose, their star manager. Read more
96% recommended
7 people mentioned the Skirt Steak

MICHAEL MINA San Francisco

$$$$·American·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,966 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
To remember
86% recommended
99 people mentioned the Lobster Pot Pie
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Cafe Torre

$$$$·Italian·
Cupertino
896 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
Had not been to Cafe Torre for awhile, and was very happy to see that it is still one of the best restaurants in Cupertino. Will definitely go back again.
94% recommended
15 people mentioned the Calamari
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Gardenias

$$$$·American·
Pacific Heights
596 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
Great setting, delicious food, large wine selection, and a helpful staff to actually help you pick something from that selection you'll enjoy.
95% recommended
American in San Francisco
41 people mentioned the Short Rib

Piazza D'Angelo

$$$$·Italian·
Mill Valley
1,492 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Perfect generous pour on drinks
95% recommended
Group Bookings in Marin
9 people mentioned the Fettuccine

The Rotunda at Neiman Marcus - San Francisco

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown / Union Square
4,271 reviews
  • Lunch
  • Special Occasions
  • Scenic View
Tea service is a personal favorite. Savory side was good but cake pops and garish clover cookies cheapen the experience and weren't very good.
92% recommended
598 people mentioned the Popovers
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Chart House Restaurant - San Francisco

$$$$·Seafood·
Fisherman's Wharf
920 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Waterfront
  • Special Occasions
Awesome service and just great people!
30 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Monsieur Benjamin

$$$$·French·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
2,228 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Good and nice resto, where you can order really good and tasty French food. Downsides, it's a tipless restaurant that will charge you 20% gratuity by default.
90% recommended
89 people mentioned the Arctic Char
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Black Angus Steakhouse - Sunnyvale

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Sunnyvale
1,970 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Child Friendly
Over many, many years, this has been our "go-to" restaurant with family and friends. A definite plus has also been its location close to home as well. The Black Angus restaurant SuRead more
89% recommended
159 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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TELÈFERIC BARCELONA - WALNUT CREEK

$$$$·Spanish·
Walnut Creek
2,174 reviews
  • Tapas
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Good for a Date
Authentic experience of Spanish influence and menu items. Paella a specialty and available with the bottom crusty ! Our wine choice wasn't available and we got upcharged on the rRead more
90% recommended
Hot Spot in East Bay
209 people mentioned the Paella
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Vanessa's Bistro 2

$$$$·Vietnamese·
Walnut Creek
987 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
Fantastic food and service!
93% recommended
21 people mentioned the Calamari
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Horatio's

$$$$·American·
San Leandro
3,358 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Lunch
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Loving Horatios Fish and Chips, we were inspired to make a reservation and have a dinner inside when restrictions eased. Everything was delicious, well-prepared and presented nicelRead more
86% recommended
American in East Bay
175 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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The Trident

$$$$·Seafood·
Sausalito
1,887 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Waterfront
Great as usual
92% recommended
Scenic View in San Francisco Bay Area
30 people mentioned the Calamari
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Dona Tomas

$$$$·Mexican·
Oakland
1,652 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
Love this place. Unique take on Mexican food. Great service, casual atmosphere and I love the sunny back patio where we can bring our dog.
92% recommended
87 people mentioned the Carnitas
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Gaspar Brasserie

$$$$·French·
Financial District / Embarcadero
556 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
  • Special Occasions
Ambiance yes! Service yes! Food yes! ESP the brioche caviar and duck confit.
88% recommended
14 people mentioned the Flounder
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Revel Kitchen & Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Danville
910 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
Great food. Service! Will come back!
95% recommended
76 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Trattoria Contadina

$$$$·Italian·
North Beach
2,644 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Romance
One of favourite restaurants! We make sure to go here every time we are in San Francisco. My wife and I absolutely love it here . We try something different each time we go and it’Read more
94% recommended
58 people mentioned the Gnocchi
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Benihana - Concord, CA

$$$$·Japanese·
Concord
3,673 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Group Bookings
No comment at this time Will comment on next visit
84% recommended
Most Booked in East Bay
30 people mentioned the Garlic Butter
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3rd Cousin

$$$$·Californian·
Bernal Heights
539 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Service was a little bit strange- host’s tone was a bit sassy, the spaces were kind of tight and one of the waiter’s booty kept hovering over our drinks. There was a very long waitRead more
90% recommended
11 people mentioned the Pappardelle
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Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranch

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
4,420 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Group Bookings
Great service, friendly atmosphere and Farm to table menu selections that are delicious
95% recommended
78 people mentioned the Cheeseburger
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L'Ardoise

$$$$·French·
Castro
2,675 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
Excellent food and service. Always consistent.
96% recommended
French in San Francisco Bay Area
113 people mentioned the Coq Au Vin

Reve

$$$$·French·
Lafayette
1,369 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Nicely covid compliant and beautiful outside in the garden. Service was attentive but not overbearing. Food was excellent but a bit on the pricey side. Still it was so good it wRead more
98% recommended
French in San Francisco Bay Area
29 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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Bella Saratoga

$$$$·Italian·
Saratoga
1,425 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Special Occasions
Wonderful place for outdoor lunch! Food and drink was delicious - Filet of Sole, Caesar Salad and Fried Calamari. Chocolate Decadence topped off our lunch. Will return again and agRead more
97% recommended
Brunch in San Jose / Silicon Valley
16 people mentioned the Calamari

Massimo's - Fremont

$$$$·Italian·
Fremont
1,317 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Romance
Really good food and excellent service. This is the only place I've found in Fremont that makes a picatta sauce. It's one one of my favorites. Their chicken and veal picatta are boRead more
95% recommended
29 people mentioned the Prime Rib

Galeto Brazilian Steakhouse - Oakland

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Oakland
777 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Fit for Foodies
Great date night experience
86% recommended
19 people mentioned the Brazilian Steak
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El Dorado Kitchen

$$$$·Californian·
Sonoma
3,472 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Flawless food. Flawless service... as always. One of the last places in town I can count on to be consistently on point every time. Thank you. Ziva’s service was above and beyRead more
97% recommended
Brunch in Wine Country
151 people mentioned the Truffle Fries
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Gravenstein Grill

$$$$·Californian·
San Francisco Bay Area
506 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Local Ingredients
Lovely Thanksgiving Day meal!! Would recommend vegan mashed potatoes and vegan gravy, and if advertised, you’d probably get lots of requests for it!! The pumpkin stew very good, buRead more
92% recommended
13 people mentioned the Petrale Sole
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Speisekammer

$$$$·German·
Alameda
1,374 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Group Bookings
  • Outdoor Eating
It was our first time visiting Speisekammer on March 14, 2020—and it may have been our last meal out for a bit... if so it was the way to go out strong! I loved everything—from theRead more
97% recommended
43 people mentioned the Sauerkraut
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Bluestem Brasserie

$$$$·Californian·
Downtown / Union Square
2,203 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Group Bookings
  • Lunch
It was a beautiful Sunday brunch during International Women's Weekend! The menu was wonderful! My favorite was the skillet cornbread w/chocolate- excellent! We had to order two! StRead more
85% recommended
27 people mentioned the Duck Confit Salad
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LiMA

$$$$·Peruvian·
Concord
226 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
Great little restaurant. The food was delicious. The service was excellent! I would highly recommend.
93% recommended
14 people mentioned the Paella
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Paul Martin's American Grill - San Mateo

$$$$·American·
San Mateo
2,469 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Lunch
  • Casual
Our server Sandy was fabulous! The Sangria was delightful , light and full of flavor. I had the red my friend had the white. Salads were good.
89% recommended
73 people mentioned the Prime Rib

HS Lordships

$$$$·American·
Berkeley
751 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Brunch
  • Special Occasions
Great food and drinks 👍. Heard it was closing too.
86% recommended
26 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Il Fornaio - Palo Alto

$$$$·Italian·
Palo Alto
2,448 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Outdoor Eating
Another nice dinner here with great food and service- one of our go-to places for family birthdays. Did not disappoint! Recommend!
93% recommended
38 people mentioned the Dark Chocolate

Cafe Pro Bono

$$$$·Italian·
Palo Alto
1,049 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Notable Wine List
Cozy dining experience. Great food and drinks. Excellent service and friendly staff.
97% recommended
Best Overall in Peninsula
16 people mentioned the Veal Marsala

Market

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
3,103 reviews
  • Neighbourhood Gem
  • Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Almost a nice place to go to for lunch or dinner .
98% recommended
Most Booked 1000-Point Tables in San Francisco Bay Area
109 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding
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Uncle Yu's at the Vineyard

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Livermore
1,505 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Special Occasions
  • Notable Wine List
food so dilicious definitely strong recommended and going back there again.
89% recommended
Notable Wine List in East Bay
12 people mentioned the Hot Sour Soup
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Mistral Restaurant & Bar - Redwood City

$$$$·Californian·
Redwood City
956 reviews
  • Outdoor Eating
  • Scenic View
  • Special Occasions
Great meal and really nice environment. Our waiter, William was attentive and playful. We really enjoyed our evening.
95% recommended
Scenic View in Peninsula
18 people mentioned the Skirt Steak

Paul Martin's American Grill - Mountain View

$$$$·American·
Mountain View
1,649 reviews
  • Group Bookings
  • Special Occasions
  • Neighbourhood Gem
Birthday. The restaurant and servers made the experience very special 🎂🎂
86% recommended
53 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Scott's Restaurant - Walnut Creek - Perm Closed

$$$$·Seafood·
Walnut Creek
3,638 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
I was very excited to try the halibut fish cheeks...but was disappointed. They’re supposed to be tender. I had to cut them with my knife. They were also very flavorless. We broughtRead more
88% recommended
59 people mentioned the Calamari
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Anchor and Hope - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Seafood·
SOMA
2,680 reviews
  • Business Meals
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
Fantastic and attentive staff, great food, would recommend!
84 people mentioned the Fish Chip
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Pampas Palo Alto

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Palo Alto
1,467 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Group Bookings
  • Business Meals
Second time being there and both experiences were great. The service was amazing and the people were very polite.
34 people mentioned the Chicken Heart
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McCormick & Schmick's Seafood - San Jose - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Seafood·
San Jose
3,514 reviews
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
Always a favorite in the downtown for a steak or seafood. We both had fish and both were excellent.
42 people mentioned the Calamari
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Stanford's - Walnut Creek - Permanently Closed

$$$$·American·
Walnut Creek
875 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasions
  • Good for Birthdays
I had dined here previously, and wanted to introduce my friend to this restaurant. The service was outstanding, our waiter was informative, efficient and extremely helpful with exRead more
87% recommended
31 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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