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Celebrity chef Michael Chiarello's Coqueta is a particularly appropriate spot for a first date as the restaurant's name means "flirt" in Spanish. Nibble on Spanish-inspired tapas and then take a stroll hand in hand along The Embarcadero.

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Coqueta Spanish
Dining Room at Coqueta, San Francisco, CA Pier 5, The Embarcadero
San Francisco, CA 94105
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Daring, dramatic Spanish-inspired dishes prepared by a celebrity chef within a stone's throw of San Francisco Bay. More...


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