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The 10 Best Steak Restaurants in San Francisco

Updated: March 5, 2021

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

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House of Prime Rib

American
San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Roka Akor - San Francisco

Japanese
San Francisco, Financial District
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Lolinda

Argentine · $12 avg. price for 16 oz steak
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Harris’ Restaurant

American
San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Original Joe’s

Italian · $40 avg. price for 16 oz steak
San Francisco, North Beach
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Brazen Head

American
San Francisco, Cow Hollow
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.0

Bullshead Restaurant

American · $28 avg. main dish
San Francisco, West Portal
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0

Betty Lou’s Seafood and Grill

$30 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

Hillstone

American · $40 avg. main dish
San Francisco, North Waterfront
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

Tommy’s Mexican Restaurant

Mexican
San Francisco, Central Richmond
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

How was this list created?

Figuring out the best restaurants can take a long time. We analyzed 1904 lists and articles from top sources like Eater, Thrillist and Zagat, 31320 San Francisco restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some Feastfox magic to make sense of the madness. These top contenders have appeared in Eater - The 15 Top Steakhouses in San Francisco, Thrillist - The Best Steakhouses In San Francisco and Zagat - 7 Old-School Steakhouses in the Bay Area. As restaurants continue to adapt to COVID-19, you can trust us to show the latest information on which restaurants are open and how with our real-time data recommendation engine. Restaurants can’t pay to show up on this list, so you can trust what you see and enjoy Seattle’s hidden gems. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Save or Splurge?

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at Mission, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Marina has to offer. These average prices of 16 oz steak are a great way to gauge overall restaurant pricing.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 16 oz steak# Steak restaurants
Marina$582
South Beach$572
Yerba Buena$523
Downtown$478
Van Ness - Civic Center$451
North Beach$401
Russian Hill$321
Outer Mission$131
Mission$123

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