San Francisco People Watching Restaurants


Greek • Palo Alto

Food28 Decor27 Service26 Cost$54

New American • Embarcadero

Food28 Decor26 Service27 Cost$72
Tartine bakery

The Mission

Food27 Decor16 Service18 Cost$18

New American • Yountville

Food27 Decor24 Service26 Cost$64
Bistro Jeanty

French • Yountville

Food27 Decor23 Service24 Cost$56

Californian • Alamo Square

Food27 Decor23 Service24 Cost$51
Food27 Decor27 Service24 Cost$62
Picco Restaurant

Californian • Larkspur

Food27 Decor23 Service23 Cost$57
Poggio Trattoria


Food26 Decor26 Service25 Cost$52
Food26 Decor22 Service24 Cost$47
Plumed Horse

Fine Dining • Saratoga

Food26 Decor28 Service26 Cost$85

French • Hayes Valley

Food26 Decor26 Service25 Cost$80
Michael Mina

Fine Dining • Downtown

Food26 Decor25 Service26 Cost$124
Bottega Napa Valley

Italian • Yountville

Food26 Decor26 Service24 Cost$60

French • Yountville

Food26 Decor24 Service24 Cost$57
Bistro Don Giovanni

Italian • Napa

Food26 Decor24 Service24 Cost$46
The Village Pub


Food26 Decor24 Service24 Cost$63
Hog Island Oyster Co Inc

Oyster Bar • Napa

Food26 Decor21 Service22 Cost$39

The Mission

Food26 Decor23 Service24 Cost$60

Spanish • Embarcadero

Food26 Decor25 Service23 Cost$62
Zuni Café

European • Hayes Valley

Food26 Decor22 Service24 Cost$55

Italian • Napa

Food25 Decor22 Service22 Cost$51
Dio Deka Fine Hellenic Cuisine

Greek • Los Gatos

Food25 Decor25 Service24 Cost$73
Morimoto Napa

Japanese • Napa

Food25 Decor24 Service22 Cost$72

Vietnamese • Palo Alto

Food25 Decor24 Service23 Cost$48
Underwood Bar & Bistro

Mediterranean • Graton

Food25 Decor21 Service22 Cost$44

Fine Dining • San Mateo

Food25 Decor21 Service24 Cost$76
Food25 Decor25 Service22 Cost$51
Central Market


Food25 Decor22 Service25 Cost$56

New American • SoMa

Food25 Decor24 Service23 Cost$74
La Mar Cebicheria Peruana

Peruvian • Embarcadero

Food25 Decor23 Service20 Cost$50
NIDO Kitchen & Bar

Mexican • Oakland

Food25 Decor19 Service19 Cost$35

Italian • Lafayette

Food25 Decor25 Service24 Cost$44

Mediterranean • San Anselmo

Food25 Decor23 Service24 Cost$59
Tra Vigne

Italian • Saint Helena

Food25 Decor24 Service23 Cost$55
Food25 Decor15 Service19 Cost$13
Va de Vi

Walnut Creek

Food25 Decor24 Service23 Cost$46

Italian • Downtown

Food25 Decor22 Service22 Cost$45
Foreign Cinema

The Mission

Food25 Decor26 Service23 Cost$53
Martins West

Gastropub • Redwood City

Food25 Decor22 Service21 Cost$45

Argentinean • The Mission

Food25 Decor22 Service21 Cost$49

Italian • The Mission

Food25 Decor21 Service21 Cost$41
Donato Enoteca

Italian • Redwood City

Food25 Decor22 Service23 Cost$49
Twenty Five Lusk

American • China Basin

Food25 Decor26 Service24 Cost$57

Japanese • Embarcadero

Food24 Decor22 Service21 Cost$45

Mexican • Cole Valley

Food24 Decor19 Service18 Cost$51
À Côté

French • Oakland

Food24 Decor21 Service23 Cost$43

Californian • Healdsburg

Food24 Decor22 Service23 Cost$53
DOSA on Fillmore

Indian • Japantown

Food24 Decor23 Service21 Cost$40
Mateo's Cocina Latina

Mexican • Healdsburg

Food24 Decor20 Service20 Cost$36

Japanese • Oakland

Food24 Decor22 Service21 Cost$45

American • Napa

Food24 Decor24 Service22 Cost$48
El Paseo

Steakhouse • Mill Valley

Food24 Decor26 Service24 Cost$67
Epic Roasthouse

Steakhouse • Embarcadero

Food24 Decor26 Service23 Cost$63
Umami Restaurant

Japanese • Cow Hollow

Food24 Decor19 Service18 Cost$35
Food24 Decor22 Service22 Cost$42
Food24 Decor23 Service22 Cost$43
Restaurante Dona Tomas

Mexican • Oakland

Food24 Decor19 Service21 Cost$29

Californian • Calistoga

Food24 Decor25 Service23 Cost$47

Italian • The Mission

Food24 Decor22 Service20 Cost$65

Italian • The Castro

Food24 Decor21 Service21 Cost$53
5A5 Steak Lounge

Steakhouse • Downtown

Food24 Decor22 Service23 Cost$72
Town Hall

American • SoMa

Food24 Decor23 Service23 Cost$52
Sino Restaurant

Chinese • San Jose

Food24 Decor22 Service20 Cost$35

Brazilian • Palo Alto

Food24 Decor22 Service22 Cost$52

Seafood • Embarcadero

Food24 Decor27 Service24 Cost$69

American • San Jose

Food24 Decor22 Service24 Cost$69

French • Embarcadero

Food24 Decor24 Service23 Cost$45
Food24 Decor23 Service23 Cost$56

American • Downtown

Food24 Decor26 Service24 Cost$63
A16 Rockridge

Italian • Oakland

Food24 Decor22 Service22 Cost$53
Flea Street

West Menlo Park

Food24 Decor21 Service22 Cost$73
54 Mint

Italian • SoMa

Food24 Decor22 Service22 Cost$48
Oswald Restaurant

Fine Dining • Santa Cruz

Food24 Decor19 Service21 Cost$45
Wayfare Tavern

American • Downtown

Food24 Decor24 Service23 Cost$54

New American • Oakland

Food24 Decor22 Service21 Cost$46
A 16

Marina District

Food24 Decor22 Service22 Cost$53
Park Tavern

American • North Beach

Food24 Decor24 Service24 Cost$52
DOSA on Valencia

Indian • The Mission

Food24 Decor23 Service21 Cost$40
Cha Cha Cha

Cajun • Haight-Ashbury

Food23 Decor19 Service18 Cost$30
Scala's Bistro

French • Downtown

Food23 Decor22 Service21 Cost$50

Asian • Cow Hollow

Food23 Decor21 Service20 Cost$35
Oliveto Cafe

Italian • Oakland

Food23 Decor20 Service20 Cost$36
Rose's Cafe

Italian • Cow Hollow

Food23 Decor19 Service21 Cost$37


Food23 Decor24 Service22 Cost$60
Hakkasan San Francisco

Chinese • Downtown

Food23 Decor26 Service23 Cost$81
Pican Restaurant

Southern American • Oakland

Food23 Decor23 Service23 Cost$44

Fine Dining • Menlo Park

Food23 Decor25 Service25 Cost$121
Anchor & Hope

Seafood • SoMa

Food23 Decor21 Service22 Cost$43
Corners Tavern

Walnut Creek

Food23 Decor22 Service22 Cost$38
Food23 Decor19 Service21 Cost$37
Cha Cha Cha

The Mission

Food23 Decor19 Service18 Cost$30

Italian • East Palo Alto

Food23 Decor23 Service23 Cost$81

French • SoMa

Food23 Decor25 Service22 Cost$74
The Surf Spot

Eclectic • Pacifica

Food23 Decor22 Service20 Cost$24

American • Oakland

Food23 Decor24 Service21 Cost$45
Cafe Claude

French • Downtown

Food23 Decor21 Service22 Cost$46
The Front Porch

Caribbean • The Mission

Food23 Decor19 Service21 Cost$29
Amber Restaurant

Indian • San Jose

Food23 Decor21 Service20 Cost$33

Breakfast • The Mission

Food22 Decor19 Service21 Cost$23
M.Y. China

Chinese • SoMa

Food22 Decor23 Service21 Cost$41
LB Steak

Steakhouse • San Jose

Food22 Decor22 Service21 Cost$68
Left Bank Larkspur Brasserie

French • Larkspur

Food22 Decor22 Service20 Cost$41
Rose Pistola

Italian • North Beach

Food22 Decor22 Service22 Cost$46
Restaurant Lulu

French • SoMa

Food22 Decor20 Service19 Cost$54
15 Romolo

American • North Beach

Food22 Decor22 Service21 Cost$27
Trick Dog

Eclectic • The Mission

Food22 Decor19 Service17 Cost$32

American • Dogpatch

Food22 Decor20 Service21 Cost$42

Mexican • San Anselmo

Food22 Decor20 Service23 Cost$38

Pizza • Marina District

Food22 Decor18 Service17 Cost$37

Californian • The Castro

Food22 Decor21 Service19 Cost$36

Tapas • Mountain View

Food22 Decor22 Service20 Cost$36
Bungalow 44

Mill Valley

Food22 Decor20 Service22 Cost$44

Mexican • Marina District

Food21 Decor17 Service17 Cost$39
Lion & Compass

American • Sunnyvale

Food21 Decor20 Service21 Cost$47
Joya Restaurant

Latin American • Palo Alto

Food21 Decor21 Service18 Cost$40
Le Central Bistro

French • Downtown

Food21 Decor21 Service19 Cost$47
Boxing Room

Cajun • Hayes Valley

Food21 Decor20 Service21 Cost$43
Emporio Rulli

Cafe • Larkspur

Food21 Decor17 Service16 Cost$18
The Thomas

American • Napa

Food21 Decor23 Service19 Cost$49
The Tipsy Pig

Marina District

Food21 Decor19 Service18 Cost$34
Bar Bocce

Pizza • Sausalito

Food21 Decor22 Service19 Cost$31

Seafood • The Castro

Food21 Decor21 Service19 Cost$40
Food21 Decor20 Service20 Cost$29

Japanese • The Mission

Food21 Decor21 Service17 Cost$33
Blowfish Sushi

Japanese • San Jose

Food21 Decor21 Service19 Cost$43
Blowfish Sushi

Sushi • The Mission

Food21 Decor21 Service19 Cost$43
Emporio Rulli

Dessert • Downtown

Food21 Decor17 Service16 Cost$18

Californian • Berkeley

Food21 Decor21 Service20 Cost$32
Gitane Restaurant and Bar

Spanish • Downtown

Food21 Decor25 Service22 Cost$48
The Trident


Food21 Decor22 Service17 Cost$41
Magnolia Gastropub and Brewery

Gastropub • Haight-Ashbury

Food21 Decor21 Service20 Cost$32
Hard Water

American • Embarcadero

Food20 Decor19 Service20 Cost$37

Mexican • Berkeley

Food20 Decor21 Service19 Cost$37
Balboa Cafe Mill Valley

American • Mill Valley

Food20 Decor18 Service20 Cost$36
Goose and Gander

American • Saint Helena

Food20 Decor20 Service20 Cost$44

Asian • Mountain View

Food20 Decor23 Service18 Cost$30

Californian • Embarcadero

Food20 Decor19 Service19 Cost$38
Mikkeller Bar


Food20 Decor22 Service20 Cost$26
Food20 Decor16 Service16 Cost$18
Balboa Cafe

Cow Hollow

Food20 Decor18 Service20 Cost$36
Rosa Mexicano

Mexican • SoMa

Food20 Decor21 Service19 Cost$41
Bar Cesar


Food20 Decor17 Service17 Cost$30
Buck's of Woodside

American • Woodside

Food20 Decor22 Service21 Cost$26
HopMonk Tavern Sebastopol

Eclectic • Sebastopol

Food20 Decor20 Service19 Cost$25
Food20 Decor19 Service21 Cost$39


Food20 Decor17 Service17 Cost$30
Farina Pizza & Cucina Italiana

Italian • The Mission

Food19 Decor19 Service15 Cost$38

American • Berkeley

Food19 Decor20 Service19 Cost$40
Tribune Tavern

American • Oakland

Food18 Decor21 Service18 Cost$28
Frjtz Valencia

Belgian • The Mission

Food17 Decor14 Service15 Cost$15
Mario's Bohemian Cigar Store Cafe

Italian • North Beach

Food17 Decor19 Service23 Cost$18
Public House

American • China Basin

Food16 Decor17 Service18 Cost$37
South at SFJAZZ

Mexican • Hayes Valley

Food14 Decor13 Service13 Cost$50
Wood Tavern


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