Sometimes the gods smile upon us and the sun stays out and the temperature remains above 60 degrees into the evening. On those blessed days, we run to El Techo. The city views can’t be beat and neither can the margaritas. It’s a strong strategy if you’re looking to convince your friend who lives in Philadelphia to move here.
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A safe house from spicy sauce in the Castro, Eiji is one of the best low-key sushi spots around.
Dancing Yak is a Nepali restaurant in the Mission with excellent chicken momos, plus great curries and thali plates. Use it for a casual dinner.
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School Night in Dogpatch is a good spot to go after work with your team for cocktails and good bar food.
Sol Food is a bit of an outlier amongst all the other places to eat in Mill Valley, but no one is mad about this cool Latin spot.
Elda is a cocktail bar in the Mission that you should go to with a small group of friends to eat great Caribbean food.
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Everdene on top of the Virgin Hotel is a rooftop bar with near 360-degree views of the city from SoMa.
Charmaine’s is the rooftop bar at the San Francisco Proper hotel in the Civic Center.
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