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Arts + Culture BEST OF THE BAY 2017: FOOD AND DRINK WINNERS

BEST OF THE BAY 2017: FOOD AND DRINK WINNERS

Our readers' picks for Best Burrito, Best Sushi, Best Cafe, Best Cocktails, Best Romantic Restaurant, Best Sports Bar, and more

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BEST OF THE BAY 2017: FOOD AND DRINK READERS POLL WINNERS

BEST OVERALL RESTAURANT

NOPA

560 Divisadero, SF

www.nopasf.com

BEST NEW RESTAURANT

FOB KITCHEN

2351 Mission, SF

www.fobkitchen.com

BEST RESTAURANT SERVICE

SAUCE

131 Gough, SF

56 Belden, SF

www.saucesf.com

BEST BUDGET RESTAURANT

TU LAN

8 Sixth St., SF

(415) 626-0927

BEST SPLURGE RESTAURANT

GARY DANKO

800 North Point, SF

www.garydanko.com

BEST LATE-NIGHT RESTAURANT

ORPHAN ANDY’S

3991 17th St., SF

(415) 864-9795

BEST ROMANTIC RESTAURANT

FOREIGN CINEMA

2534 Mission, SF

www.foreigncinema.com

BEST FOOD/DRINK FESTIVAL

SF STREET FOOD FESTIVAL

www.sfstreetfoodfest.com

BEST FOOD TRUCK

SEĂ‘OR SISIG

www.senorsisig.com

BEST FOOD DELIVERY

CAVIAR

www.trycaviar.com

BEST FARMERS’ MARKET

ALEMANY FARMER’S MARKET

100 Alemany Blvd., SF

(415) 647-9423

BEST VEGETARIAN

GREENS

Fort Mason Center, SF

www.greensrestaurant.com

BEST VEGAN

GRACIAS MADRE

2211 Mission, SF.

www.gracias-madre.com

BEST SMALL PLATES

PICARO

3120 16th St., SF

www.picarotapasrestaurant.com

BEST PIZZA

TIE

LITTLE STAR

Multiple locations

www.littlestarpizza.com

ZACHARY’S PIZZA

Multiple locations

www.zacharys.com

BEST SANDWICHES

THE LUNCHPAD

581 Hayes, SF.

www.thelunchpadsf.com

BEST BURRITO

TAQUERIA CANCĂšN

2288 Mission, SF

(415) 252-9560

BEST BURGERS

SUPER DUPER BURGER

Multiple locations

www.superduperburgers.com

BEST BARBECUE

MEMPHIS MINNIE’S

576 Haight, SF

www.memphisminnies.com

BEST SUSHI

ICHI SUSHI

3369 Mission, SF

www.ichisushi.com

BEST BOWL OF NOODLES

KEN KEN RAMEN

3378 18th St., SF

www.kenkenramen.com

BEST SOUP

TURTLE TOWER

Multiple locations

www.turtletowersf.com

BEST SALADS

LADLE AND LEAF

Multiple locations

www.ladleandleaf.com

BEST SEAFOOD

ANCHOR OYSTER BAR

579 Castro, SF

www.anchoroysterbar.com

BEST SOUL FOOD

BRENDA’S SOUL FOOD

652 Polk, SF

www.frenchsoulfood.com

BEST ITALIAN

MANZONI RESTAURANT

2788 Diamond, SF

www.manzonirestaurant.com

BEST INDIAN

UDUPI PALACE

Multiple locations

www.udupipalaceca.com

BEST MIDDLE EASTERN

OLD JERUSALEM

2976 Mission, SF

(415) 642-5958

BEST MEXICAN

PUERTO ALEGRE

546 Valencia, SF

www.puertoalegresf.net

BEST CHINESE

SAN TUNG

1031 Irving, SF

(415) 242-0828

BEST THAI

LERS ROS

Multiple locations

www.lersros.com

BEST BREAKFAST

PLOW

1299 18th St., SF

www.eatatplow.com

BEST BRUNCH

ZAZIE

941 Cole, SF

www.zaziesf.com

BEST LUNCH

WISE SONS

Multiple locations

www.wisesonsdeli.com

BEST DESSERTS

TARTINE

600 Guerrero, SF

www.tartinebakery.com

BEST ICE CREAM

MITCHELL’S

688 San Jose, SF

www.mitchellsicecream.com

BEST CAFE

SIMPLE PLEASURES CAFE

3434 Balboa, SF

(415) 387-4022

BEST COFFEE ROASTERS

RITUAL ROASTERS

Multiple locations

www.ritualroasters.com

BEST CUP OF TEA

SAMOVAR

Multiple locations

www.samovartea.com

BEST OVERALL BAR

MADRONE ART BAR

500 Divisadero

www.madroneartbar.com

BEST NEW BAR

BAR FLUXUS

18 Harlan Pl., SF

www.barfluxus.com

BEST BARTENDER

TAYLOR WATSON, SHOTWELL’S

www.shotwellsbar.com

BEST DIVE BAR

ST. MARY’S PUB

3845 Mission, SF

www.stmaryspub.com

BEST SWANKY BAR

NOIR LOUNGE

581 Hayes, SF

www.noir-sf.com

BEST SINGLES BAR

BLACKBIRD

2124 Market, SF

www.blackbirdbar.com

BEST SPORTS BAR

HI TOPS

2247 Market, SF

www.hitopssf.com

BEST GAY BAR

THE STUD

399 Ninth St., SF

www.studsf.com

BEST HAPPY HOUR

DOC’S CLOCK

2417 Mission St., SF

www.docsclock.com

BEST WINERY

GRATTA WINES

5273 Third St., SF

www.grattawines.com

BEST WINE BAR

SCOPO DIVINO

2800 California, SF

www.scopodivino.com

BEST BEER SELECTION

TORONADO

547 Haight, SF

www.toronado.com

BEST CREATIVE COCKTAILS

SMUGGLER’S COVE

650 Gough, SF

www.smugglerscovesf.com

BEST BAR STAFF

POP’S BAR

2800 24th St., SF

www.popssf.com

BEST BAKERY

ARIZMENDI

Various locations

www.arizmendibakery.com

BEST BUTCHER SHOP

TIE

AVEDANO’S

235 Cortland, SF

www.avedanos.com

FATTED CALF

320 Fell, SF

www.fattedcalf.com

BEST CHEESE SHOP

COWGIRL CREAMERY

Ferry Building, SF

www.cowgirlcreamery.com

BEST CHOCOLATIER

DANDELION

740 Valencia, SF

www.dandelionchocolate.com

BEST POT EDIBLES

GREEN CROSS

4218 Mission, SF

www.thegreencross.org

Marke B.
Marke Bieschke is the publisher and arts and culture editor of 48 Hills. He co-owns the Stud bar in SoMa. Reach him at marke (at) 48hills.org, follow @supermarke on Twitter.

4 COMMENTS

  1. At the beginning of this “article” or list it says BEST OF THE BAY 2016: FOOD AND DRINK READERS POLL WINNERS. Should it not be 2017?

  2. If Memphis Minnie’s is the best BBQ in the city then people really have no business paying any attention this list. Cathead’s is so much better.

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