GUIDE: San Francisco

Meat Eater Musts


    American Eatery

    1 Ferry Plaza, Shop #33


    Cuisine: American


    Serious Eats raves about french fries cooked in beef tallow, calling them “deeply satisfying.” Order up! READ REVIEW


    Baby Blues BBQ

    3149 Mission St.

    Bernal Heights

    Cuisine: Barbeque, Southern


    The San Francisco Bay Guardian calls the BBQ here “impressive.” If only we could stop licking our fingers long enough to agree READ REVIEW



    3917 Grand Ave.


    Cuisine: New American


    “Chez Panisse alums Russell Moore and Allison Hopelain have opened this shrine to slow food, with pure, rustic cuisine and an open fireplace ... .”—San Francisco Chronicle READ REVIEW


    Cathead's BBQ

    1665 Folsom St.


    Cuisine: Barbeque


    Just for BBE subscribers, Catheads BBQ is whipping up its off-the-menu fried chicken and biscuit sandwich. READ REVIEW


    Ike's Place

    3489 16th St.


    Cuisine: Deli, Sandwich


    Ike's three-page menu is loaded with hearty, sopping, but never soggy sandwiches; each bursting at the seams with lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickles and banana peppers. READ REVIEW



    1325 9th Ave.


    Cuisine: Japanese


    Sibling restaurateurs Hilwin and Hubert Wong showcase comforting hot pots of Japanese stew at Nabe in the Inner Sunset. READ REVIEW