If you're a first time visitor to North Beach, you might prefer a more touristy area, but if you're a solo traveler, a smaller local eatery could be more interesting. Some areas have lots of things to do within walking distance, but the restaurants may be more expensive. To give you a starting point for your trip research, we looked at what people say about restaurants near North Beach.
Here are some of the most recommended restaurants near North Beach.
Here's what Trippy members had to say about restaurants:
"Then you can meander down the hill into North Beach on Columbus Ave(lunch Mario's Bohemian Cigar Store Café-- not really a cigar place, right next to the park) and through San Francisco Chinatown-- walk along Grant Ave for souvenir shopping (same stuff as everywhere else, but cheapest prices, best deals are closer to Columbus Ave, prices go up as you head back towards downtown) or Stockton St for the real feel" See More
"The Square in North Beach on Washington Square Park." See More
"Zero Zero (SOMA) and Rose Pistola (North Beach) takes reservations on Open Table." See More
"North Beach , which is home to lots of great pizza (Tony’s Pizza Napoletana and Il Casaro ) and Jack Kerouac Alley" See More
"Here are some of my favorite places to eat in SF: Park Tavern (great for brunch), The Tipsy Pig, and Nopa." See More
"Drive bars: NorthStar Cafe; The Black Horse London; Church Key" See More
"Walk through North Beach and grab a slice of pizza Tony's Coal-Fired Pizza & Slice House." See More
"Of course Tommy's Joynt will probably be my all time favorite, but North Beach Restaurant makes some of the best veal shanks I have ever eaten." See More
"I would check out Mama's for brunch." See More
"North Beach (essentially Little Italy) has great food options: The Italian Homemade Company cooks the pasta made in house in front of you (it's delicious and simple), Molinari Delicatessen has great sandwiches, Tony’s Pizza Napoletana is known for their pizzas if you want to just grab a slice on the go, Cavalli Cafe has good tiramisu and cannolis." See More
"Caffe Sport - North Beach - Great for Sicilian food." See More
"And while outside of "normal" pizza circles, if you're open to it, Liguria Bakery makes a phenomenal cheese-less "pizza" focaccia." See More
"Trattoria Contadina in North Beach - it's awesome!" See More
"Sotto Mare is my favorite, the best cioppino I've ever had + great atmosphere and real character." See More
This page is just a starting point, to really get personalized advice from locals and experienced travelers, post a question on Trippy! You can start by browsing the questions other people have asked about North Beach.
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