Mission Restaurants

10 8 Commonwealth

Address: 2224 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
One of the definitions for the word “commonwealth” is organizing for the common good. Chef Jason Fox and his staff at the aptly named Commonwealth have come together to make common food great. Located in the Mission District of San Francisco, Commonwealth showcases a “Progressive American” menu that doesn’t rely on a singular type of food or technique. The kitchen has the freedom to give birth to a wide variety of foods that aren't normally seen together on a menu. The combination of a la carte items like Grilled Rabbit Sausage, Geoduck, Sea Urchin, Waygu Beef and Hen are a …

10 8 Saison

Address: 2124 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Saison, meaning season in French, strives to serve up the best flavors of the season: a practice for which this Michelin starred restaurant has been acclaimed. The food isn’t the only thing that patrons rave about, however. The hip and swanky décor elevates the status of this restaurant, while fireplaces used for cooking expertly crafted dishes allow Saison to glow with homey warmth. With an open kitchen, guests can keep an eye on how their meal is being created. A lucky few can even opt for the Chef’s Table, which also comes with a prix fixe menu equipped with plenty …

10 8 Beretta

Address: 1199 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Beretta in the Mission District offers hungry patrons inventive cocktails, thin crust pizzas, and contemporary Italian comfort food, which is delicious in its own right. The dinner menu is filled with exquisite Italian fare. Satiate your appetite with dishes such as Eggplant Caponatina, Risotto with prosciutto, leaks, and goat cheese, and Dungeness Crab Arancini with calabrese aioli. Guests can also share one, or two of Beretta's mouth-watering pizzas topped with only the freshest ingredients, like squash, rosemary, prosciutto, basil, goat cheese, and more. Every day, Beretta has a single main dish that rotates, such as Rock Cod with Roasted Tomatoes …

10 8 Luna Park

Address: 694 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Luna Park
Luna Park is a hip and lively place for visitors and San Franciscans to dine. Its cuisine is mostly French- and Italian-based with American and Asian influences. Their signature dishes include a Warm Goat Cheese Fondue, Hawaiian Tuna "Poke" with wonton chips, and Make Your Own S'mores for dessert. This restaurant turns into a fun-filled bar scene as the night goes on, which is perfect for singles to mingle. Luna Park is also suitable for a date with its intimate and dimly lit atmosphere and lush velvet curtains and chandeliers.

10 8 Garcon

Address: 1101 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Located in a building that will transport you to a quaint Parisian street corner, Garcon hosts a wide selection of classic French fare. This unpretentious neighborhood gem is recognized for its friendly and attentive service and intimate ambience. Once you enter, you will be greeted by a sleek nautical color scheme of navy blue accented by a rustic wood floor and chairs. The menu is sure to please the palate with favorites such as French Onion Soup, Steamed Mussels Mariniere, and Duck Confit. Also, be sure not to miss out on their full bar and extensive wine list.

10 8 Dosa

Address: 995 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Red walls create a warm, welcoming interior inside of Dosa, a restaurant located in the Mission district in San Francisco that serves up traditional Indian food to a multitude of guests. This restaurant happens to be named after its specialty: a crepe-like dish that is made with rice and lentils and served with your choice of topping and filling. There are many other traditional South Indian plates served at Dosa, and patrons unfamiliar with this cuisine might benefit from the Seasonal Tasting Menu that offers three courses. Adventurous folks can order from the regular menu, that offers not only Dosa, …

10 8 Range

Address: 842 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Nestled in the heart of the Mission District is Range, an intimate bistro-inspired restaurant run by the husband and wife team Phil and Cameron West. Amid the profusion of hip, trendy bars and restaurants, Range stands out with its sophisticated industrial atmosphere and commitment to superior drinks and food. Imaginative cocktails feature components like agave, saffron, and pluots, making the most out of the restaurant’s resolution to use market fresh ingredients. The modest, contemporary menu changes frequently based on the availability of products making every visit an opportunity to experience another dimension of this dynamic duo’s culinary prowess.

10 8 Central Kitchen

Address: 3000 20th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Central Kitchen
San Francisco is known for having an excellent food scene where many are conscious of what exactly they put into their bodies and every step of how their food is prepared. So is the staff at Central Kitchen, just east of the Mission District. Focused on sustainability and sourcing food and ingredients locally, Chef Thomas McNaughton and his staff serve dinner seven days a week starting at 5:30 p.m. and change the menu regularly to showcase the seasons. Small appetizers like the Fried Sardines, Hen Rillettes and the Cucumber and Radish Salad highlight a wide range of edible options for …

10 8 Andalu

Address: 3198 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Andalu in the Mission District is a place where you must dine at. Andalu’s specialty is tapas, small entrees preferably Spanish cuisine. Andalu has a vast arrangement of delicious small plates like their Ahi Tartar Tacos and Curly Polenta Fries with Spicy Tomato Vinaigrette. Andalu encourages guests to order a plethora of small plates to share amongst your party. This style of eating ensures that your tasting experience at Andalu will never get stale. Andalu also offers a long list of wines to pair with your tapas choices. There isn’t a dull moment at Andalu. They offer a dining experience …

10 8 Minako

Address: 2154 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Minako Restaurant of the Mission district prides itself on using only organic ingredients to create tasty and healthy sushi rolls and other Japanese plates. This restaurant is definitely a family affair, with the friendly and perpetually smiling owner and her mother in the restaurant most days. The dynamic duo not only welcomes guests but also expertly prepares the food. A hand written and hand drawn menu captures the essence of this quaint restaurant. Minako is not only known for being organic, however. It has also gained a reputation for offering a long list of vegetarian, vegan, and even gluten free …

10 8 Flour + Water

Address: 2401 Harrison Street, San Francisco, CA 94113
Flour + Water
Manned by a staff devoted to quality, authenticity, and hospitality, Flour + Water embodies Old World expertise carried out in a casual and contemporary setting. Truly thoughtful design is not only behind the restaurant’s urban eclectic décor, but it’s also present in every ingredient that goes into each dish on the fine-tuned menu. The meats are cured in-house and the pizzas are served exclusively Neapolitan style. And as memorable as the pizza is, the in-house made pasta is another prize. Flour + Water also works hard to make wine accessible and inviting, pouring glasses of quality drink for all to …

10 8 Limon

Address: 524 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
San Francisco's Mission district is well known for its cultural diversity and excellent cuisine from around the world. Diners can find restaurants where they'll discover exciting new aromas and flavors, and the Peruvian cuisine at Limón is no exception. Since 2002, Limón has won numerous awards for their bold, modern take on traditional Peruvian dishes and cocktails. Many of the items at this popular restaurant borrow the best elements and ingredients of Japanese, American, and Mexican cuisine to create unforgettable culinary creations like Limón's many different kinds of ceviche. All of their tasty ceviches are made with the highest quality …

10 8 Kiji Sushi

Address: 1009 Guerrero Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Kiji Sushi
Kiji Restaurant is a quality oriented restaurant. They are obsessed with that. Offering Japanese cuisine, mainly sushi, Kiji uses only the best ingredients and skills to bring quality and innovative cuisine to their guests. Kiji sushi chefs create several of specialties including: capriccios, sashimi samplers using only wild and local fish, and live fish creations using exotic specimens like sea urchin. Kiji serves a wide arrangement of vegetarian dishes and rolls as well. Pair your entrees with one of sake Kiji has to offer. They have over 20 types of sake to choose from.

10 8 The Blue Plate

Address: 3218 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
The Blue Plate
Vision a neighborhood restaurant where friends and family could enjoy the San Francisco scenery and offers great entrée that are season friendly. The Blue Plate had the same vision and now what was a pure mirage is now physical truth. The Blue Plate restaurant offers a dining room and garden area where when the San Francisco with is great to enjoy an entrée and drinks with friends. Also, The Blue Plate’s kitchen stays strictly committed on using only local produces at the highest degree to create their classic American and rustic Mediterranean entrees.

10 8 Slow Club

Address: 2501 Mariposa Street, San Francisco, CA 94110-1424
Slow Club
In the beginning of the 90’s, Slow Club opened its doors to the people in the Mission District. Now in the 21st century, Slow Club has provided guests with great American cuisine for 20 years and will continue to do. Open for breakfast through dinner, Slow Club offers a wide arrangement of American cuisine. Also, they revamp their menu for brunch, lunch, and dinner every so often to keep you on your feet and make ever visit to Slow Club a brand new experience. Furthermore, for 5:00pm till close, Slow Club offer cocktails are their bar. Refreshing cocktails made from …

10 8 Blowfish Sushi

Address: 2170 Bryant Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Blowfish Sushi
Blowfish Sushi is a sensational sushi bar that serves contemporary Japanese cuisine. With glowing reviews, Blowfish Sushi Asian Fusion menu serves patrons healthy choices yet infusions creative tastes. Also, the establishment represents modern Tokyo design features combined with upbeat ambient music to allow your experience at Blowfish Sushi even more pleasant. At their liquor lounge, Blowfish Sushi serves only the premium imported sakes and one-of-a-kind sake cocktails hand-crafted from their experienced bartenders.

10 8 Loló

Address: 3230 22nd Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Located in the Mission District, Lolo serves guest a great upbeat contemporary Mexican cuisine. Lolo interior décor of bright furniture, artwork, and table setting and open kitchen area gives guest visual pleasure while eating their great Mexican dishes. In addition, Lolo has a great wine list offering guest wines from many countries like Spain, Portugal, and France. Lolo is a small restaurant in size, however, provides great entrees to fill a big void in your stomach that needs to be filled.

10 8 Skylark

Address: 3089 16th Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Since 1996, Skylark Bar is one of the most favored nighttime spots in the Mission District, providing a venue for local and national artist to gather to and play today's hit jams while guest are enjoying the cheap drinks and atmosphere. The stylish décor and cozy, dim ambiance attract party goers to come in and enjoy Skylark's atmosphere. Add that with cheap drinks and no cover charge, Skylark is the spot to party the night away with friends.

10 8 Taqueria La Cumbre

Address: 515 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110-1114
Taqueria La Cumbre
Taqueria La Cumbre in the Mission District of San Francisco claims to be the birthplace of the now ubiquitous Super Burrito. Whether or not Taqueria La Cumbre is responsible for the legendary Mission style Super Burrito, the rest of the menu has diners returning to sample their varied offerings. Dishes such as the pollo asada plate, multiple types of quesadillas, hot caldos, and tacos give plenty of options to hungry patrons. The quality, flavor, and texture of the house carne asada is raved about. The habanero sauce, only available on Friday and Saturday, steps up the flavor profile of those …

10 8 Thanh Tam II

Address: 577 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA 94110-1114
Thanh Tam II
Thanh Tam II in the Mission offers those looking for a taste of Vietnam a way to curb their hunger pangs. The menu includes various Pho offerings, perfect for those brisk San Francisco nights. The Bahn me is famously affordable, as is the majority of the menu. The dining area is cozy, and the service good, but should diners choose to stay home, delivery is available. Returning patrons rave about the Imperial Rolls, Garlic Noodles, Shaken Beef Salad, and Lemon Grass Tofu and Vermacelli bowls. For an affordable Vietnamese meal in the Mission, Thanh Tam II delivers.