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Food scene in Russian Hill, San Francisco

Italian Restaurant
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“A SF classic. Old school Italian food in a great atmosphere in the heart of the historic North Beach neighborhood.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Best baked egg custard tarts famously known for with lines out the door in the heart of Chinatown when opened as the owner operated crew take lengthy vacations sometimes. Other items are also worth trying like the coconut tarts, breads, and moon cakes.”
  • 26 locals recommend
French Restaurant
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“Very fancy French restaurant, but the Lounge next door has cocktails, wine and amazing truffle popcorn.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Seasonal Californian-Mediterranean cuisine in a cozy, dimly lit 2-floor space with cable car views”
  • 22 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“If you like garlic this is a must. It's located in the popular North Beach, Italian section of town. It's very touristy but fun to walk around the area.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“This classic, old-school Italian deli is THE place to get rustic Italian sandwiches to order while enjoying the ambiance of old San Francisco's North Beach district. Highly recommended.”
  • 21 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Yellowtail and Scallop Ceviche Grilled Spanish Octopus Duo of Beef Ribeye and Braised Short rib $$$$”
  • 17 locals recommend
Bakery
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“This is the place to buy focaccia. Get there in the morning before noon they will probably run out. Freshly baked on the premises. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Minimalist interiors! Try the chocolate croissant with a cappucino sit by the window and watch the world go by!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Café
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“The guys behind the counter have been their for decades and they serve Italian Illy coffee along with desserts and pastries. It's a popular place to sit outside and people watch.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Excellent wine bar with small bites. A good place to meet up with people or hang out when you don't feel like a large dinner.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Vietnamese Restaurant
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“Need a hearty, authentic Vietnamese Pho? Look no further and head straight to Aux Delices on Polk Street. The family-owned business has absolutely amazing Pho and other traditional Vietnamese dishes.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Chinese Restaurant
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“James Beard Award Nominated design, interesting and exciting food and a great hidden gem of a bar upstairs.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Trattoria/Osteria
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“We ARE in Little Itality, after all! An amazing little spot for fresh pastas, delicious oso bucco and a nice glass of wine. Good for families or a date night, but try to get a reservation! On the pricier side, but well worth it for the authenticity and freshness.”
  • 17 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Classic North Beach Cafe. It doesn't sell cigars (that was it's original name) but has great local coffee and bohemian spirit.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Super easy place to grab one of the best pasta in town. Go there for a quick lunch while visiting North Beach. ”
  • 10 locals recommend