2021 Best Romantic Restaurants in San Francisco/Bay Area

Most Romantic Restaurants in San Francisco

Looking to share a special date night with your loved one? GAYOT has gathered the most romantic restaurants in San Francisco to help set the mood for you and your sweetheart. (Please note that some restaurants may be temporarily closed or takeout/delivery only depending on the restrictions in the area.)

The selections are presented in alphabetical order.

> Also, check out the Best Romantic Restaurants in other Bay Area neighborhoods:
- East Bay, including Oakland and Berkeley
- Marin County & Peninsula.

> You can also view:
- GAYOT s Best Sexy Restaurants in San Francisco
- GAYOT's Romantic Restaurants in Other Cities
- Ideas for impressing your date with GAYOT's Guide to Romance
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Absinthe Brasserie & Bar
14/20
This fashionable Belle Époque-inspired neighborhood brasserie is a favorite for dinners or after-work snacks and sips. See More

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Acquerello
15/20
Chef Suzette Gresham-Tognetti's beautifully prepared Italian cuisine at a San Francisco standout since 1989. See More
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Atelier Crenn
18/20
Chef Dominique Crenn’s “poetic culinaria” tasting menu features luxurious ingredients and unique presentations. See More
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BIX
14/20
Soaring décor and captivating ambience mark this swanky alley hideaway near the Financial District. See More

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Bouche
14/20
"Bouche" Street's sexy little French restaurant caters to San Francisco's hip, downtown set. See More

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Cafe Claude
14/20
Downtown bistro with an authentic atmosphere and well-executed classics. See More

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Cafe Jacqueline
14/20
Delicious soufflés are the only thing on the menu at this very romantic and very feminine restaurant. See More
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Californios
14/20
Chef-owner Val M. Cantu presents a multi-course tasting of Mexican fare in the Mission district. See More
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Campton Place Restaurant
18/20
Chef Srijith Gopinathan combines with elegance Indian spices and flavors to California cuisine, creating a unique experience. See More

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Chapeau!
14/20
Come for a bite of French country cooking. See More

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