32 Cannery # 1H, Monterey, CA 93940
$ Recommended New Editor's Pick Private Room View Outdoor Seating
Down by the San Carlos beach on the edge of the pier, sits Osteria Al Mare (Restaurant at the sea, in Italian). Come enjoy the beautiful pier, sea lions, and the taste of the old country. All of our ingredients are locally sourced and are as fresh as could be found. While our menu does change to reflect the freshest of ingredients, we offer such stables as Fritto Di Calamari, Stinco di Maiale alla Birra (beer braised pork shank) and our Pan-seared salmon. These items Maurizio perfected in Italy more than 30 years ago.
2238 Mission St, Santa Cruz, CA 95060
$$ Recommended New Editor's Pick Outdoor Seating
Chef Jesikah Stolaroff brings the feeling of home together with local ingredients and refined technique to create food that fills the heart. She specializes in thoughtful, New American cuisine with a nod toward her family’s Italian roots, joined by unforgettable, innovative desserts. A native of Santa Cruz, Jesikah got her start as a teenager making incredible cakes for birthdays and weddings, before moving north to hone her craft. She studied both the science and the art of food, with degrees in Nutritional Science from UC Berkeley and Culinary Arts from the Culinary Institute of America in Napa. Jesikah cut her ...
2208 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Conveniently located between Alta Plaza and Lafayette Park in Pacific Heights, Yoppi Frozen Yogurt offers a mouth-watering selection of over 31 different flavors for you to customize as you please. From unique picks like Pumpkin Pie, Egg Nog, and Green Apple Tart, to more traditional options like French Vanilla and Classic Chocolate, this delectable yogurt stop is sure to satisfy the needs of any sweet tooth. For the more health conscious patrons, sugar free options are available. To complete your fro-yo experience, customers can choose from a large selection of fresh fruit or dry toppings. Yoppi Frozen Yogurt is a ...
1715 Union Street, San Francisco, CA 94123-4406
Pane E Vino is recognized as one of the finest casual Italian restaurants in Marina/Cow Hollow. Chef Bruno Quercini, who hails from Valtellina, Italy, has been recognized as one of the Bay Area’s top chefs by Zagat and the San Francisco Chronicle. It’s no real surprise, as Chef Quercini’s dedication to his craft includes making his own sausage and curing his own meat using centuries old methods from his homeland. The menu allows guests a full culinary tour of Italy, with a wide selection of antipasti featuring Chef Quercini’s own sausage and cured meats, house made pastas, traditional Italian entrees ...
2240 Chestnut Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
Located between Pierce and Avila in the Marina, Tuttimelon offers a variety of healthy frozen treats from nonfat yogurt, gourmet gelato and sorbet to smoothies. The fun self-serve style yogurt allows patrons to sample classics like strawberry, as well as exotic flavors like guava and taro. At 30 calories per ounce and made with real nonfat milk, Tuttimelon’s yogurt is a healthy choice for those looking for an alternative to ice cream. Tuttimelon features over 40 flavors of yogurt, gelato and sorbet that can be topped with any combination of fresh fruit, nuts and candy. The lounge offers tables where ...
314 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133
Pizzelle di North Beach is a small neighborhood restaurant that is open late, and offers delivery all over San Francisco. Appetizers such as fries with garlic and gorgonzola, fried calamari, and jalapeno poppers will get your meal started off right. Salads, sandwiches, pasta dishes, as well as Italian staples such as chicken marsala, eggplant parmesan, and even grilled salmon showcase the diversity of the menu. The pizza selections are just as impressive. Pies range in size from 12” to 18” in 2 inch intervals, and house specialties such as the vegetarian Venice Special, the meat lovers Madrid Special, and even ...
900 N Point St # 52, San Francisco, CA 94109
Since 1852, Ghirardelli has built a reputation for producing some of the most decadent and delicious chocolate in the country. People might be surprised to find that Ghirardelli's origins date back to the San Francisco gold rush, when the company provided a taste of luxuriousness to miners exhausted after a grueling day of labor. Ghirardelli's remains an extravagant treat to people who need a break from hectic, modern day living, especially at their original ice cream and chocolate shop in San Francisco. For years, families and friends have enjoyed the traditions shared at this Ghirardelli Ice Cream and Chocolate Shop, ...
423 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133
While there are many fine Italian restaurants and cafés in San Francisco's North Beach neighborhood, few have received the acclaim of Caffe Greco. Located near the corner of Stockton and Columbus, Caffe Greco has been called one of the most authentic cafés in town, and is well known for its selection of Italian coffees and espressos (including Illy), fresh and warm pastries, and crisp paninis. For over 20 years, Caffe Greco has been garnering awards and praise from both critics and customers, and has become a welcome alternative to the larger coffee chains popping up around the city. In addition ...