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San Francisco/Bay Area Restaurants - Review Guide


The Cavalier, one of GAYOT's 25 Best San Francisco Restaurants
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The 25 Best San Francisco Restaurants
Every summer, San Francisco comes alive with culinary possibilities, both new and old. There are the neighborhood standbys, of course, but the refreshing summer season tends to call for something a bit more exciting.

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GAYOT.com's Picks:
10 Hot Spots for Dining
Benu
Bouli Bar
The Cavalier
Coi
The Monk's Kettle
Parallel 37
Seven Hills
SPQR
Third Rail
Verbena
Best Happy Hour

Restaurant News in San Francisco

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The Commissary, a concept from from chef-restaurateur Traci Des Jardins, is one of the Top 10 New & Notable Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area
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Top 10 New & Notable Restaurants in San Francisco
Looking for a new dining destination in the San Francisco/Bay Area? GAYOT's list is constantly being updated to spotlight the hottest new restaurants in town.

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La Urbana is among the new San Francisco restaurants that have opened recently
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New Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area
Find many more San Francisco restaurants that have opened recently with GAYOT's round-up.

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Closed Restaurant Reviews
They might be gone, but they're not forgotten. Browse through our closed restaurant database for San Francisco to reminisce about your favorite eateries from the past. Alma, we'll miss you.

RESTAURANT AWARDS 2014

Check out the 2014 edition of GAYOT's Annual Restaurant Issue, which features the Top 40 Restaurants in the U.S., Rising Chefs and more.

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