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The 7 Best Pasta Restaurants In San Francisco

Updated: October 6, 2021

Torchetti, pappardelle, rigatoni… With so many variations you could eat pasta every day at these San Francisco shops and not get bored. We scoured top blogs and publications and incorporated millions of reviews to find the best pasta for this list. Get ready to twirl your forks around the best carbonara and linguinis in San Francisco available at these top eateries.

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Flour + Water

Italian, $$$, MissionItalian, $$$San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater

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  • Zagat

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Emmy's Spaghetti Shack

Italian, $$, Bernal HeightsItalian, $$San Francisco, Bernal Heights
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

    15 of SF’s Best Pasta Destinations

    Eater
  • SFist

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    SFist

Fiorella -Clement

Pizza, $$, Central RichmondPizza, $$San Francisco, Central Richmond
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Thrillist

    The Absolute Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco

    Thrillist
  • Infatuation

    The Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco

    Infatuation

Seven Hills

Italian, $$$, Russian HillItalian, $$$San Francisco, Russian Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
  • Thrillist

    The Absolute Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco

    Thrillist
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Authentic Italian Food in San Francisco

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

Tony's Pizza Napoletana

Italian, $$, Telegraph HillItalian, $$San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
  • Infatuation

    The Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco

    Infatuation
  • Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

    Authentic Italian Food in San Francisco

    Gayot: The Guide to the Good Life

AltoVino

Italian, $$$, Nob HillItalian, $$$San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5
  • Infatuation

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    Infatuation
  • TimeOut

    The 10 best Italian restaurants in San Francisco

    TimeOut

a Mano

Italian, $$, Hayes ValleyItalian, $$San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • Eater

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    Eater
  • Thrillist

    The Absolute Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco

    Thrillist

Why these restaurants?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We used our boam magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 28808 restaurants, and 1901 lists and articles from top sources like Thrillist, TimeOut and Infatuation. Don’t bother looking for Thrillist - The Absolute Best Italian Restaurants In San Francisco, TimeOut - The 10 best Italian restaurants in San Francisco and Infatuation - The Best Italian Restaurants In San Franciscowe’ve already done so for you and included all you need to know. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. 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.

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