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Every Important San Francisco Cocktail Bar, Mapped

SF's most essential cocktail bars, right this way Gone are the days of ordering vodka sodas and cosmos when out on the town; thanks to talented bartenders (mixologists, even) around town, high-quality spirits, and [Read entire story]

23 of the Best Counter Service Spots in San Francisco

Not your typical "fast food" joints In a city obsessed with food and tech, it makes sense that San Francisco is home to some of the most forward-thinking counter service restaurants around. Whether it's a robot-run [Read entire story]

What It Actually Costs to Open a Restaurant in San Francisco

Dollar for dollar, a comprehensive look at the agony of building a business For chef Adam Tortosa, opening a restaurant is more than just a pipe dream — it’s about proving something. Tortosa, a fair, lanky [Read entire story]

12 Restaurants That Nail Delivery in San Francisco

The best food that comes to you Though pricey, an abundance of delivery services in San Francisco makes ordering at home easier than ever. Apps like Caviar, Postmates, Uber Eats, DoorDash, and more have hooked up with [Read entire story]

14 Succulent Roast Chickens in San Francisco

These versions make it a decidedly un-boring dinner choice Roast chicken can swing from boring to otherworldly in a moment's time. But when it's done right, there's nothing better than a bird that's moist, juicy, and [Read entire story]

18 of SF’s Best Sports Bars

Where to comfortably watch the game San Francisco's teams are the best in the country, and fans are always ready to show support in drinking dens around town. However, this transient city also boasts a lively mix of [Read entire story]

15 of San Francisco’s Hottest New Happy Hours

Where to get your affordably-priced drink on Happy hour is that precious reprieve from San Francisco's unrelenting drainage of your bank account. It's the time of day when anything seems possible — even a beer that [Read entire story]

The Burger Heatmap: 15 Burgers to Eat Right Now

Where to achieve burger nirvana San Francisco is full of excellent burgers, some that are even [Read entire story]

San Francisco’s Best Dumplings

Where to feast on the city's top dumplings Is there any food more perfect than the dumpling? It satisfies on many levels: the tender chew of the wrapper, the soft, juicy meat on the inside, and the bracing salt from most [Read entire story]

17 Essential Ice Cream Shops in San Francisco

From classic to crazy, there's a flavor waiting for you at one of these cool spots It may not always be ideal ice cream weather, but that's never stopped San Franciscans from snaking a line down the block for some of the [Read entire story]

The Genesis of A Mano’s Menu, From Mind to Mouth

How the menu came together for restaurateur Adriano Paganini’s new Hayes Valley pasta shop The execution of a restaurant concept involves many parts, but the menu is undoubtedly one of the most critical. When hustler [Read entire story]

Adriano Paganini’s Hayes Valley Restaurant Will Be His Version of Flour & Water

It’s called A Mano (by hand), and thus will have casual, affordable handmade pasta San Francisco king restaurateur Adriano Paganini (Beretta, Lolinda, Super Duper) can’t stop, won’t stop opening restaurants. Next [Read entire story]

Corner Store Closes, and More A.M. Intel

Four things to start your Wednesday Corner Store is San Francisco’s latest closure Corner Store in Laurel Heights has closed after five years at the intersection of Masonic and Geary. In a note on the website, the [Read entire story]

All-Meatball Restaurant Rolling into FiDi

Fast casual, internationally-flavored meatballs for the masses It’s only been five days since Jewish deli Shorty Goldstein’s shuttered in the Financial District, but there is already word on its replacement. An [Read entire story]

China Live’s Lunch Service Begins Today

Quick, go right now It’s only been 14 days since Chinatown behemoth China Live opened, offering up its Chinese food, drinks, and goods to the public after several years of waiting. Since it opened, the [Read entire story]

The Best Date Spots in the Mission

The best date spots in the neighborhood Nailing the perfect venue is an absolutely essential component to the success of a date. But here's the thing: What makes a great first date spot is definitely not the same as what [Read entire story]

The Best Date Spots in the Mission

The best date spots in the neighborhood Nailing the perfect venue is an absolutely essential component to the success of a date. But here's the thing: What makes a great first date spot is definitely not the same as what [Read entire story]

Where to Take a Date in Bernal Heights and Noe Valley

The best date spots in the neighborhood Nailing the perfect venue is an absolutely essential component to the success of a date. But here's the thing: What makes a great first date spot is definitely not the same as what [Read entire story]

Where to Take a Date in Bernal Heights and Noe Valley

The best date spots in the neighborhood Nailing the perfect venue is an absolutely essential component to the success of a date. But here's the thing: What makes a great first date spot is definitely not the same as what [Read entire story]

Where to Nosh on Jewish Food in San Francisco and the East Bay

Bagels, pastrami, and matzah ball soup, just like your grandma made Jewish food is a rapidly dwindling cuisine; there used to be thousands of delicatessens in New York City alone, and now there are just under 140 [Read entire story]