71 "Impressing Out of Towners" restaurants in San Francisco.
You’ll want to book a table in advance for the dim sum-style small plates at State Bird Provisions in the Fillmore.
Between the beautiful space and interesting twists on Chinese classics, Mister Jiu’s in Chinatown is one of the most unmissable restaurants in SF.
Liholiho Yacht Club in the Tenderloin is where you should go for a blowout meal with a group.
The most fun expensive-as-hell meal in town. Viva California. Viva Californios.
Some of the best Spanish food in town is at Bellota, at the bottom of the Airbnb building in Soma.
Sir and Star is one of the best dining experiences in Northern California. Get your ass out to the hunting lodge in Olema.
The Shota is one of the more expensive omakase spots in the city, but it’s absolutely worth the high price of admission.
Nyum Bai in Oakland serves Cambodian food that you’re either lucky enough to live by or should be crossing the bay to go get.
On average, the best bread bakery in the country can be found at Tartine Bakery in the Mission.
This East Bay institution has been making excellent Chicago-style deep-dish pizza since 1983.
House of Prime Rib in Nob Hill is where you should go celebrate with a lot of meat and large bottles of wine.
Che Fico, on the edge of NoPa, serves excellent Italian food in an impressively designed space.