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SF's Best Low-Key Date Spots

From a dive bar with a hidden back room perfect for canoodling to a sexy pizza parlor, try something new at these San Francisco haunts.

  • Vesuvio Cafe
    • Cocktail Bar
    • Chinatown
    Atmo.
    25
    Decor
    24
    Service
    21
    Cost
     

    Patrons get to know one another real quick at this beatnik bar with cozy tables.

  • Sociale
    • Italian
    • Presidio Heights
    Food
    24
    Decor
    21
    Service
    23
    Cost
    $54

    Check out the secret patio at this hideaway off the beaten path.

  • Capo's
    • Pizza
    • North Beach
    Food
    24
    Decor
    24
    Service
    24
    Cost
    $32

    Chicago-style pizza may not be sexy, but red leather booths and a Prohibition vibe elevate this pie parlor.

  • Wilson & Wilson
    • Tenderloin
    Atmo.
    23
    Decor
    22
    Service
    22
    Cost
     

    For a discreetly romantic evening, check out the hidden speakeasy inside Bourbon & Branch.

  • Dalva
    • Cocktail Bar
    • The Mission
    Atmo.
    22
    Decor
    21
    Service
    21
    Cost
     

    This dark, divey spot is perfect for canoodling, and couples looking for a more low-key vibe can sneak to the hidden back room.

  • Uva Enoteca
    • Italian
    • Lower Haight
    Food
    21
    Decor
    17
    Service
    20
    Cost
    $38

    The cozy atmosphere and charming Italian fare make up for its location near bars and BBQ spots.

  • Slow Club
    • American
    • The Mission
    Food
    19
    Decor
    17
    Service
    17
    Cost
    $26

    The decor may be industrial, but low lighting and a sexy outdoor space warm you up right away.

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