GUIDE: San Francisco

Middle Eastern Delights


    Goood Frickin' Chicken

    10 29th St.

    Bernal Heights

    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Middle Eastern


    The Rotisserie Chicken from Goood Frickin’ Chicken: Number 42 on the Weekly’s Best of S.F. List —San Francisco Weekly READ REVIEW


    Helmand Palace

    2424 Van Ness Ave.

    Russian Hill

    Cuisine: Afghani


    Find out why the San Francisco Chronicle says “Helmand has been San Francisco's finest and most enduring exposure to Afghan food.” READ REVIEW


    Old Jerusalem

    2976 Mission St.


    Cuisine: Middle Eastern


    “The variations on hummus alone are worth exploration: there’s qudsiah, which combines hummus with ful, a hummus-like fava bean puree.”—Tara Duggan READ REVIEW



    3011 Steiner St.

    Cow Hollow

    Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean, Wine Bar


    “While the interior is cool and the people chic, the soul of the place lies in the food” says Michael Bauer of the San Francisco Chronicle READ REVIEW