Top 10 Restaurants In Downtown San Francisco

Top 10 Restaurants In Downtown San Francisco
San Francisco one of the largest multicultural melting pots in the United States. Whether you’re sightseeing at Union Square or shopping at Westfield Mall, you can easily find a meal that fits any palate or budget; we list 10 of the best.
Amber Indian Buffet © Navin75/Flickr

Amber Indian

Bar, Cocktail Bar, Restaurant, Indian, $$$
Super Duper Burger with Fries
Super Duper Burger with Fries | © Marlon E/Flickr
Amber Indian is an exceptional dining experience near Yerba Buena Gardens and the Marriott Marquis. Regardless if you choose to try their famous butter chicken or just stop for a cocktail at their trendy window bar, you will not be disappointed by your visit. Moderately expensive with authentic Indian cuisine and a relaxing atmosphere, Amber Indian is truly a gem in the downtown San Francisco area.
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Super Duper Burgers

Restaurant, American
Delarosa Sign
Delarosa Sign | © John Pastor/Flickr
‘Fast Food burgers with slow food values’ is the slogan of Super Duper Burgers, one of the few local burger chains that have popped up in the Bay Area in recent years. As their motto claims, Super Duper is dedicated to creating a ‘super’ burger that leaves a minimum footprint on the environment, and their meat is 100 per cent grass-fed, humanely raised beef.
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Kokkari Estiatorio

Restaurant, Greek, $$$
Mucarri's Menu
Mucarri's Menu | © gastondog/Flickr
By far one of the most talked about restaurants in the downtown San Francisco area, Kokkari Estiatorio has certainly captivated critics and foodies alike with its unique Greek cooking and lovely candlelit atmosphere. Although you may have to reserve a space a few days beforehand, you will not be disappointed when you get there.
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Muracci's Japanese Curry and Grill

Restaurant, Japanese
Takeout Lunch
Takeout Lunch | © ricardo/Flickr
Muracci’s Japanese Curry and Grill is a cozy, counter service spot that many foodies claim is the best curry in the entire city. Relatively cheap and incredibly filling, Muracci’s curry has been perfected by its talented chefs and is one of the best quick dining experiences downtown.
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The Sentinel

Bar, Sandwich Shop, Pub Grub
Bar at Michael Mina SF
Bar at Michael Mina SF | © Neeta Lind/Flickr
A classic sandwich stop, The Sentinel is noted for its heavenly corned beef sandwiches and classic sandwich fare. Forgoing a larger menu with complicated options, The Sentinel sticks to a stark menu of around ten items that are made to perfection. Although only open for lunch and breakfast from Monday to Friday, this sandwich institution can easily have a line going around the corner.
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Michael Mina

Restaurant, American, $$$
Tadich Grill Sign and Exterior
Tadich Grill Sign and Exterior | @ Sarah Stierch/Flickr
Michael Mina is one of two namesake restaurants (the other being in Las Vegas) of acclaimed chef Michael Mina, whose self-founded Mina Group has created over 18 concept restaurants that continue to amaze. With its New American cuisine and an award-winning tasting menu, Michael Mina is one of the foremost restaurants in the state.
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Tadich Grill

Restaurant, Seafood, $$$
Gitane Sign
Gitane Sign | © Bit Boy/Flickr

If you’re craving fresh, excellent seafood in the Bay Area, then take a detour from the Pier and head over to Tadich Grill on California Street. With an extensive seafood menu that is updated every morning, Tadich is one of the oldest restaurants in California, as it has been operating and serving happy customers for over 166 years.

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