10 Places to Eat at Now
ABV is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

1. ABV

3174 16th St (btwn Guerrero & Albion St), San Francisco, CA
Cocktailbar · Mission Dolores · 148 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: The dish I want to order each and every time is the kimchi fritter, which does a do-si-do with Korean kimchijeon and Japanese okonomiyaki.

Brenda's Meat & Three is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

2. Brenda's Meat & Three

919 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA
Südstaaten-Restaurant · Western Addition · 118 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: A thick slice of fried Saag’s bologna ($8.25) is generously layered with pimento cheese and tucked into a toasted bun. This sandwich is one of those things that is so wrong but, really, so so right.

Causwells is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

3. Causwells

2346 Chestnut St (btwn Divisadero & Scott St), San Francisco, CA
Amerikanisches Restaurant · Marina District · 60 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: Their Americana burger is like your dream Big Mac: two thin patties are seriously seared, with American cheese, onion shavings, pickles, and a zippy Thousand Island-inspired sauce.

Chubby Noodle is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

4. Chubby Noodle

2205 Lombard St (at Steiner St), San Francisco, CA
Nudel-Restaurant · Marina District · 46 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: One of my favorite mash-ups would be the Korean pork tacos ($9 for two), served in a blistered housemade flour tortilla, topped with yogurt-chile sauce.

Cockscomb is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

5. Cockscomb

564 4th St, San Francisco, CA
Neuamerikanisches Restaurant · SoMa · 81 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: Groups should go for the pin-bone steak ($110 for four), a generous and stunning platter that feels like a Viking banquet. If you’re not a Viking, there’s a culotte—that was juicy and so tender.

Great China is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

6. Great China

2190 Bancroft Way (Fulton St), Berkeley, CA
Chinesisches Restaurant · Downtown Berkeley · 56 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: With one bite of the famed double-skin noodles, followed by their superlative Peking duck, I was face-palming myself for not knowing about the place sooner.

Rintaro is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

7. Rintaro

82 14th St (at Folsom St), San Francisco, CA
Japanisches Restaurant · Mission District · 73 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: Be sure to get the korokke: break open the exquisitely flaky and non-greasy panko coating (made from fresh Acme pain de mie) to reveal a creamy, fluffy, and lightly curried kabocha squash interior.

Jiro San Francisco is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

8. Jiro San Francisco

San Francisco, CA
Sushi-Bar · South Beach · 1 Tipp

tablehoppertablehopper: You’ll learn a lot from dining at Jiro’s counter, so consider this an investment in your sushi education, which sadly never comes cheap. Do it.

La Nebbia is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

9. La Nebbia

1781 Church St, San Francisco, CA
Italienisches Restaurant · Noe Valley · 23 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: The margherita with mozzarella, soppressata, radicchio, and pecorino ($15) is Lorella’s favorite, typical from her family home of Verona. If you like it hawt, ask for some chile oil for that one.

Pink Zebra is one of 10 Places to Eat at Now.

10. Pink Zebra

3515 20th St (San Carlos), San Francisco, CA
Japanisches Restaurant · Mission District · 14 Tipps und Bewertungen

tablehoppertablehopper: There’s a five-seat omakase sushi counter in the back, with the exceedingly kind Ryo Sakai preparing some of the better sushi you can hope to find in the city.