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The 9 Best Restaurants Near Chinatown, San Francisco

Updated: October 6, 2021

Take your next night out to the next level with the best and trendiest restaurants Chinatown has to offer. We analyzed the top blogs, restaurant review sites, and food publications to find the best restaurants in Chinatown. Head to these establishments for the finest tasting menus and most extensive wine lists in the city.

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China Live

Asian, $$, ChinatownAsian, $$San Francisco, Chinatown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
  • Eater

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  • CultureTrip

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Enjoy Vegetarian Restaurant

Asian, $$, ChinatownAsian, $$San Francisco, Chinatown
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
  • TimeOut

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  • CultureTrip

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Café de la Presse

French, $$, ChinatownFrench, $$San Francisco, Chinatown
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 3.5

R&G Lounge

Chinese, $$, ChinatownChinese, $$San Francisco, Chinatown
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

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Kin Khao

Thai, $$, DowntownThai, $$San Francisco, Downtown
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 4.0
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Lord Stanley

British, $$$$, Nob HillBritish, $$$$San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0
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Seven Hills

Italian, $$$, Russian HillItalian, $$$San Francisco, Russian Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5
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House of Prime Rib

American, $$$, Nob HillAmerican, $$$San Francisco, Nob Hill
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0
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  • USA Today

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Tony's Pizza Napoletana

Italian, $$, Telegraph HillItalian, $$San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0
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What gets a restaurant into the top 10?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We analyzed 28808 San Francisco restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 San Francisco restaurant reviews, and 1901 lists and articles – looking closely at what CultureTrip, Infatuation and Thrillist had to say – and applied our boam magic. Yes, we even looked at CultureTrip - Best Vegetarian Restaurants in San Francisco, Infatuation - Where To Eat Around San Francisco’s Tourist Traps and Thrillist - The 14 Best Eating Neighborhoods in SF, Ranked to pull this list together. We automatically update restaurants’ open hours and services, so you can actually enjoy the top restaurants we show. Our site gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

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