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The 10 Best New American Restaurants in San Francisco

Updated: February 19, 2021

Finding the finest San Francisco restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the top restaurants, we analyzed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Gary Danko

American
San Francisco, Russian Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

AL’s Place

New American · $20 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Foreign Cinema

American · $27 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Lord Stanley

British · $35 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Son’s Addition

American · $23 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5

Voodoo Love

New American · $19 avg. main dish
San Francisco, South of Market
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Horsefeather

American · $16 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Alamo Square
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Fable

New American · $28 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Eureka Valley - Dolores Heights - Castro
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Heirloom Cafe

New American · $21 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

SSAL

Korean
San Francisco, Russian Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 31320 restaurants in San Francisco, 1095134 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1539 lists and articles from experts at AAA, San Francisco Chronicle and Eater and more. All with some Feastfox magic. The restaurants you see have been featured in AAA - Three Diamond Restaurant, San Francisco Chronicle - Top 100 Restaurants and Eater - Eat and Drink Down Divisadero Street. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. This content is not sponsored by any restaurant or party, the restaurants shown are the real deal. These ten options are sure to delight.

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