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The 25 Best San Francisco Restaurants for Fall 2014

The establishments below are presented in alphabetical order.

Marla Bakery — Outer Richmond

The dining room at Marla Bakery in the Outer Richmond

Warm up after visiting the beach at this arty spot where husband-and-wife team Amy Brown and Joe Wolf bake up a storm.

Recommended dish: Tri-tip sandwich.

Review and rating of Marla Bakery in the Outer Richmond

Michael Mina — Financial District

The dining room at Michael Mina in the Financial District

Michael Mina offers his modern American cuisine in the Financial District.

Recommended dish: Braised short rib tortelloni.

Review and rating of Michael Mina restaurant in the Financial District

MKT — Union Square

The dining room at MKT in Union Square

A traditional yet modern space for California-inspired cuisine at Four Seasons Hotel San Francisco.

Recommended dish: San Francisco Louis salad with Dungeness crab and bay shrimp.

Review and rating of MKT restaurant in Union Square

Nopalito — Nopa

The dining room at Nopalito in Nopa

This colorful Mexican kitchenette serves elegant and exciting south-of-the-border fare.

Recommended dish: Turkey meatballs served with charred japones chilies.

Review and rating of Nopalito restaurant in Nopa

Parallel 37 — Nob Hill

The dining room at Parallel 37 in Nob Hill

Parallel 37 brings high-touch, artfully presented American contemporary cuisine at The Ritz-Carlton, San Francisco.

Recommended dish: Aged Wagyu ribeye.

Review and rating of Parallel 37 restaurant in Nob Hill

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