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Best Christmas Dining San Francisco (SF)


Cooking and cocktailing at home during the holidays is a tradition. But if you're ready to escape the kitchen and look elsewhere for some seasonal spice, why not check out the holiday festivities at the restaurants on our Best Christmas Dining in San Francisco list? A multi-course feast on Christmas Eve or brunch on Christmas Day might be on tap at these SF restaurants — either way, we think St. Nick would approve. Remember to call ahead for specific hours and menu offerings.

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SAN FRANCISCO

A16 Italian
No Rating
Dining Room at A16, San Francisco, CA 2355 Chestnut St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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Cozy Marina hot-spot --- and sister to SPQR --- serves authentic Campanian dishes and Neapolitan-style pizza, and features a well-chosen Italian wine list. More...

Burritt Room + Tavern American
13/20
Dining Room at Burritt Room + Tavern, San Francisco, CA Mystic Hotel
417 Stockton St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
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Charlie Palmer's noir-inspired enclave, where moody jazz meets artisan cocktails and good American food. More...

Campton Place Restaurant California
15/20
Dining Room at Campton Place Restaurant, San Francisco, CA Campton Place Hotel
340 Stockton St.
San Francisco, CA 94108

Chef Srijith Gopinathan focuses on inspired fusion fare grounded in French technique. More...

Jardinière French
15/20
Dining Room at Jardinière, San Francisco, CA 300 Grove St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Traci Des Jardins’ French-inspired restaurant is a polished San Francisco destination. More...

Luce New American
15/20
Dining Room at Luce, San Francisco, CA InterContinental San Francisco
888 Howard St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Consistently creative fare in an equally impressive SoMa setting. More...

Michael Mina Modern American
16/20
Dining Room at Michael Mina, San Francisco, CA 252 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94111
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Michael Mina offers his modern American cuisine in the Financial District. More...

One Market American
16/20
Dining Room at One Market, San Francisco, CA 1 Market St.
San Francisco, CA 94105
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This upscale San Francisco cornerstone thrives with a cheerful energy and memorable American cuisine. More...

Spruce American
16/20
Dining Room at Spruce, San Francisco, CA 3640 Sacramento St.
San Francisco, CA 94118
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Contemporary American cuisine is given an imaginative makeover and complemented by a 2,500-bottle wine list and chic environs. More...


EAST BAY

Meritage at the Claremont California
No Rating
Dining Room at Meritage at the Claremont, Berkeley, CA Claremont Club & Spa, A Fairmont Hotel
41 Tunnel Rd.
Berkeley, CA 94705
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A fresh look keeps the vibe young at this luxurious restaurant, without sacrificing the Claremont’s prestigious dining history. More...

MARIN COUNTY

Murray Circle California
15/20
Dining Room at Murray Circle, Sausalito, CA Cavallo Point - The Lodge at the Golden Gate
601 Murray Cir.
Sausalito, CA 94965
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Murray Circle features gourmet California cuisine in a historic setting with striking views. More...

PENINSULA

The Village Pub California
16/20
Dining Room at The Village Pub, Woodside, CA 2967 Woodside Rd.
Woodside, CA 94062
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Peninsula destination for a power lunch or a romantic dinner. More...

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