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Best San Francisco Takeout Restaurants


Getting tired of ordering in from the same old corner Chinese restaurant? As you'll find in our database below, meals to go are no longer limited to Asian food and pizza. Our list of the top takeout restaurants in San Francisco includes everything from sushi to Mexican food to cutting edge contemporary cuisine, so put the pots and pans away and call in an order at one of these great Bay Area take away spots!

San Francisco City
East Bay
Marin County
Peninsula


SAN FRANCISCO CITY

A la Turca Turkish
13/20
869 Geary St.
San Francisco, CA 94109
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This Turkish restaurant's appeal lies in its authentic food. More...

The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen Sandwiches
Quick Bite
Dining Room at The American Grilled Cheese Kitchen, San Francisco, CA 1 South Park Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94107
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Young SoMa start-up employees stand in line for gourmet grilled cheese. More...

Angelina's Deli-Cafe California
Quick Bite
6000 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94121

Neighborhood deli and café serving fresh salads and to-go items, sandwiches and baked goods. More...

Arinell Pizza Pizza
Quick Bite
509 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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Some of the city's best thin-crust New York-style pizza is from this famed Mission spot. More...

Arlequin Cafe & Food To Go Café
Quick Bite
384B Hayes St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Casual café with sandwiches, salads, wine and a hidden garden patio. More...

Beautifull Healthy
Quick Bite
3401 California St.
San Francisco, CA 94118
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Globe-spanning, good-for-you food that makes healthy eating seem like the easiest thing in the world. More...

Boudin SF Café
12/20
156 Jefferson St.
San Francisco, CA 94133
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The star at this outdoor café is surely the steaming clam chowder served in a bowl of Boudin's famous sourdough bread. More...

Boudin SF Café
Quick Bite
399 Tenth Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94121
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Popular café-bakery chain offering sandwiches, salads and clam chowder in a sourdough bread bowl. More...

Burma Superstar Burmese
13/20
Dining Room at Burma Superstar, San Francisco, CA 309 Clement St.
San Francisco, CA 94118
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Burmese cuisine, as authentic as you can get it stateside, is served up to a mixed crowd including college students and older couples. More...

Cheung Hing Chinese
13/20
2339 Noriega St.
San Francisco, CA 94122
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Hong Kong-style barbecue---eat in or take out. More...

DeLessio Market & Bakery American
Quick Bite
1695 Market St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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A dreamy café with serious pastries and an eye-popping deli case. More...

Delica rf1 Japanese
13/20
Ferry Building Marketplace
1 Ferry Building
San Francisco, CA 94111
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The sleek eating area of this Japanese deli includes a fantastic view of the bay. More...

4505 Burgers & BBQ Barbecue
Quick Bite
Dining Room at 4505 Burgers & BBQ, San Francisco, CA 705 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94117

Follow your nose to this barbecue bonanza. More...

Il Cane Rosso Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Il Cane Rosso, San Francisco, CA San Francisco Ferry Building
One Ferry Building #41
San Francisco, CA 94111
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Hearty Southern Italian counter fare at the Ferry Building. More...

Jake's Steaks Philly Steak Sandwiches
Quick Bite
3301 Buchanan St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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Die-hards are flocking to fellow Philadelphian Jake Gillis's place for authentic cheesesteak sandwiches that include Cheez Whiz and the Amoroso roll. More...

La Taqueria Mexican
Quick Bite
Dining Room at La Taqueria, San Francisco, CA 2889 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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Some would argue these are the best tacos in town, and the burritos are famously made without rice. More...

Le Marais Bistro & Bakery French
13/20
2066 Chestnut St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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Croissants, kouign-ammans and boudin blanc stamp Le Marais indelibly as French, French, French. More...

The Little Chihuahua Mexican Restaurant Mexican
Quick Bite
292 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Divisadero taqueria’s devotion to organic, sustainable ingredients means upgraded quality and farm-fresh flavor with plenty of heat. More...

Little Star Pizza Pizza
14/20
846 Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Gourmet pizzeria packs in a hip neighborhood crowd with decadent deep dish and thin crust pies. More...

Little Star Pizza Pizza
13/20
400 Valencia St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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The Mission crowd frequents this gourmet pizza joint, beloved for its deep dish and thin crust pies. More...

Lucky Dogs Hot Dogs
Quick Bite
2211 Filbert St.
San Francisco, CA 94123

Indulgent hot dogs in a heartwarmingly humble setting. More...

Market & Rye American
Quick Bite
300 De Haro St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Quick breakfast and lunch fare in Potrero Hill (there’s a rare parking lot, too). More...

Mission Chinese Food Chinese
13/20
Dining Room at Mission Chinese Food, San Francisco, CA 2234 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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Be prepared to stand in line at this hip Mission restaurant-within-a-restaurant offering Sichuan-inspired Chinese fare. More...

Mission Pie Café
Quick Bite
2901 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94110
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This casual corner eatery serves pies sweet and savory along with true neighborhood friendliness. More...

Mojo Bicycle Cafe California
12/20
639A Divisadero St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
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Hip café that is also a bike shop peddles its limited fare to a young, congenial crowd. More...

Naked Lunch American
13/20
504 Broadway St.
San Francisco, CA 94133
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A hipster hangout serving ingenious sandwiches. More...

Pacific Catch California
13/20
2027 Chestnut St.
San Francisco, CA 94123
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Pacific Catch finds its niche with sparkling fresh seafood served up in casual, healthy dishes that span the Pacific Rim from Mexico to Asia. More...

Pakwan Indian
Quick Bite
3182 16th St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
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Inexpensive and rather tasty Pakistani food draws serious crowds to this no-frills restaurant. More...

Pearl's Deluxe Burgers Burgers
Quick Bite
708 Post St.
San Francisco, CA 94109
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A wide range of clever toppings turns Kobe beef, buffalo and other patties into huge, juicy burgers that you'll talk about after consuming. More...

Saigon Sandwich Sandwiches
Quick Bite
560 Larkin St.
San Francisco, CA 94102
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Bargain-priced, freshly-made Vietnamese sandwiches in the Tenderloin. More...

San Francisco Soup Company Soup
Quick Bite
Crocker Galleria
50 Post St.
San Francisco, CA 94108
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Local chain's flagship storefront for fast, fresh, artisanal soups. More...

Shorty Goldstein's Deli
Quick Bite
126 Sutter St.
San Francisco, CA 94104
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Deli favorites in a nook of the Financial District. 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...

Zero Zero Italian
14/20
Dining Room at Zero Zero, San Francisco, CA 826 Folsom St.
San Francisco, CA 94107
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This SoMa pizza place sets a high bar that even extends to desserts. More...

EAST BAY

Bakesale Betty Bakery
Quick Bite
5098 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 94609
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Famous for its fried chicken sandwiches, this bakery also sells cookies, brownies and scones made from the best ingredients. More...

Burma Superstar Burmese
13/20
4721 Telegraph Ave.
Oakland, CA 94609
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Enjoy shorter wait times than those in San Francisco for Burmese favorites such as rich samusa soup. More...

Caffe 817 Café
Quick Bite
817 Washington St.
Oakland, CA 94607
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There's always a line at this home-style caffè. More...

Cheese Board Pizza Pizza
Quick Bite
1512 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94709
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Its chewy-crunchy sourdough crust topped with gourmet cheese, this pizza is an East Bay favorite. More...

Everett & Jones Barbeque #2 Barbecue
Quick Bite
1955 San Pablo Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94702
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This local barbecue institution dishes up some of the best ribs, chicken, barbecued beef and links this side of Memphis. More...

Everett & Jones Barbeque Barbecue
13/20
Dining Room at Everett & Jones Barbeque, Oakland, CA 126 Broadway
Oakland, CA 94607
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If you could have one last soul food dinner, you should choose to eat at E&J for its tender brisket. More...

Gioia Pizzeria Pizza
Quick Bite
1586 Hopkins St.
Berkeley, CA 94707
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Foldable, thin-crust pies and slices with seasonal toppings. More...

Grand Lake Kitchen Deli
13/20
576 Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94610
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More than a simple deli at the eastern tip of Lake Merritt. More...

Gregoire California
Quick Bite
2109 Cedar St.
Berkeley, CA 94709
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The East Bay revels in the local and seasonal take-out at this spot in the middle of Berkeley's Gourmet Ghetto. More...

San Francisco Soup Company Soup
Quick Bite
1300 Clay St.
Oakland, CA 94612
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Local lunchtime favorite for fast, fresh, seasonal soups. More...

San Francisco Soup Company Soup
Quick Bite
2512 Bancroft Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
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A favorite for fast, fresh, seasonal soups just across the street from UC Berkeley. More...

Saul's Restaurant & Delicatessen Deli
12/20
1475 Shattuck Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94709
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A New York style deli that feels like the real thing. More...

Wally's Cafe Lebanese
Quick Bite
3900 San Pablo Ave.
Emeryville, CA 94608
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Tucked away Mediterranean diner frequented by Pixar workers on Emeryville's brief stretch of San Pablo. More...

Zachary's Chicago Pizza Pizza
13/20
1853 Solano Ave.
Berkeley, CA 94706

Excellent Chicago-style pizza. More...


MARIN COUNTY

Amici's East Coast Pizzeria Pizza
12/20
Dining Room at Amici 1242 Fourth St.
San Rafael, CA 94901
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This comfortable pizzeria offers reliable East Coast-style thin-crust pies, a generous antipasto salad and extras such as soy cheese. More...

PENINSULA

Amici's East Coast Pizzeria Pizza
12/20
226 Redwood Shores Pkwy.
Redwood City, CA 94065
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New Yorkers looking for a slice should check out Amici's. More...

Asian Box Vietnamese
Quick Bite
Town & Country Shopping Center
855 El Camino Real, Ste. 22
Palo Alto, CA 94301
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Easy 1-2-3 ordering defines this build-your-own-box, Asian-street-stall inspired eatery. More...



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