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The 6 Best German Restaurants In San Francisco

Updated: November 12, 2021

How tasty is German Currywurst? If you're in the mood for some German classics in San Francisco then look no further! We referred to millions of reviews and analyzed top local sites and these German restaurants came out on top. Don’t wait too long to sample sauerkraut and other German classics at these San Francisco businesses.

Find the perfect German restaurant


German, $$, Hayes ValleyGerman, $$San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Zagat, 2018

    Best Restaurants in Hayes Valley

    Zagat, 2018
  • Eater

    Where to Eat and Drink in Hayes Valley



Eastern European, $$, MissionEastern European, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5


Brewery, $$, Duboce TriangleBrewery, $$San Francisco, Duboce Triangle
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.5
  • Eater

    Where To Find SF's Finest Hot Dogs

  • Infatuation

    San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings


Berliner Berliner

American, Hayes ValleyAmericanSan Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

Cafe Europa

Eastern European, $$, LakeEastern European, $$San Francisco, Lake
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Rosamunde Sausage Grill

German, $$, MissionGerman, $$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • SF Tourism Tips

    A Guide to Find the Best Food in the City

    SF Tourism Tips
  • Zagat, 2014

    $10 Lunch: Sausage Plate at Rosamunde

    Zagat, 2014

Why these restaurants?

Finding the best German restaurant for you shouldn’t feel like a second job. We analyzed 2955 lists and articles from top sources like Zagat, SF Tourism Tips and Infatuation, 28999 San Francisco restaurants’ ratings across Google and Yelp, and 3104661 reviews – all with some boam magic to make sense of the madness. We cross-referenced with top lists, like Zagat - $10 Lunch: Sausage Plate at Rosamunde, SF Tourism Tips - A Guide to Find the Best Food in the City and Infatuation - San Francisco’s New Restaurant Openings. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal no matter what. Since boam gets no payment for showing these restaurants, you can trust the restaurants in this list. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.


  • A classic dish

    sauerbraten is a local favorite in Germany, and it’s so tasty because it’s made with marinated meat!

Parking tips

Parking can be tough around San Francisco To make the hunt for parking easier, we’ve partnered with a cutting-edge digital parking reservation system, Spothero, that enables you to book a spot in advance before you visit your chosen German spot.

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