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The 5 Best American Restaurants Near Daly City

Updated: May 2, 2022

Hankering for a hamburger or a tasty hot dog? These are the best Daly City restaurants for American cuisine. We researched top sites and incorporated millions of critic and user reviews to find the best American restaurants. From plates of Pacific seafood to bowls of mac and cheese these are the best American venues Daly City has to offer.

Find the perfect American restaurant

California Fish Grill

American, $$, Daly CityAmerican, $$Daly City
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Boulevard Cafe

American, $$, Daly CityAmerican, $$Daly City
Google: 4.3
Yelp: 3.5
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Hidden Spot

American, South San FranciscoAmericanSouth San Francisco
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 5.0

SSF Chickenbox

American, South San FranciscoAmericanSouth San Francisco
Google: 4.8
Yelp: 4.5

Shari's - San Bruno

American, $$, San BrunoAmerican, $$San Bruno
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

How was this list created?

Finding the right American restaurant for you shouldn’t be so hard. The restaurants in this list rose to the top after we analyzed the Yelp and Google ratings for 28808 restaurants in Daly City, 3104661 restaurant reviews, and exactly 1901 lists and articles from experts at CultureTrip and more. All with some boam magic. These top contenders have appeared in CultureTrip - The Top Daly City Brunches To Savor Anytime. Our engine uses real-time data to only show restaurants that are open and their updated available services, so you can actually enjoy the food we show. 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.

FAQ

Original Joe's Westlake, Nation's Giant Hamburgers, and Jack in the Box are the highest-rated American restaurants for dessert in Daly City.

Original Joe's Westlake, Val's Steak House Restaurant & Lounge, and The Habit Burger Grill are the highest-rated upscale restaurants for American cuisine in Daly City.

Original Joe's Westlake, Keith's Chicken N Waffles, and In-N-Out Burger are the highest-rated American restaurants for a quick lunch in Daly City.

Original Joe's Westlake, Keith's Chicken N Waffles, and In-N-Out Burger are the highest-rated American restaurants for take-out in Daly City.

Original Joe's Westlake is the highest-rated American restaurant for a date night in Daly City.

Drink pairing tips

  • Margarita with your grilled burger

    When enjoying grilled burger, it’s suggested you pair it with a glass of sweetMargarita, a cocktail that balances the spice and salt of the burger

  • The perfect complement to heavy meat dish


    Experts recommend pairing a heavy meat dish with a glass of Vieux Carre, a popular cocktail.

  • Go for Chardonnay with shellfish

    For an elevated experience, pair your shellfish with Chardonnay. This combination works particularly well because this white wine balances richness with acidity.


Did you know?

  • The original chocolate chip cookies

    Ruth Graves Wakefield is widely recognized as the first person to ever make the now-famous chocolate chip cookies.

  • Celebrating American

    Pittsburgh, The United States is the proud home of the annual Picklesburgh Festival, held every July to celebrate everything that is good about American.


Parking tips

We’ve all struggled to find good parking near restaurants in Daly City. 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 American spot.

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