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San Francisco

1300 On Fillmore
Chef David Lawrence is English born, with Jamaican roots, he's French trained and Southern inspired. Just so that's clear.
A16
Pizza fans and wine aficionados alike visit A16 in San Francisco’s Marina neighborhood with similar intentions: to enjoy the flavors of Italy’s soulful south.
Absinthe
Brunch to dinner in Parisian bistro style.
Alcatraz Island
Civil War fortress, infamous federal prison, bird sanctuary, first lighthouse on the West Coast, and the birthplace of the American Indian Red Power movement are a few of the stories of the Rock. 
Bar Bambino
Hand-made classic Italian pastas are joined by Old World dishes that surprise with modern twists, often reflecting the owner's seeming obsession with Italy's Central European connection.
Bar Tartine
Kind of French, kind of eastern European, kind of depends what's taken the chef's fancy that day. Rest assured though, that dinner will be a relaxing affair and very high quality.
Barney’s New York
The famous New York store comes to San Francisco.
Beach Blanket Babylon
All year round pantomime, San Fran style.
Biscuits & Blues
Every kind of blues you can imagine at this cellar speakeasy.
Bix
The ambiance is pure 1930s and ’40s — tasteful art moderne reminiscent of the glory days of Cunard and French Line ships. Trendy is simply not a part of the BIX culture.
Blackbird
Blackbird bar provides a relaxed Ever welcoming. Never Serious" neighbourhood bar for early evening cocktails
Blue and Gold Ferry
Bay cruises and thrilling travel to surrounding areas.
Boogaloo’s
Classic greasy spoon where all-nighters end and breakfast goes all day.
Boom Boom Room
A high quality blues and jazz bar seven nights a week.
Boulevard
Local and sustainable products are used to produce perfectly presented upscale plates, which go far beyond the 'French brasserie' label.
Bruno’s
Swank meets kitsch in this San Fran dive.
Bull Valley Roadhouse
Decorated with daguerreotypes and Victoriana, the Bull Valley Roadhouse offers farm-fresh American cuisine and pre-prohibition cocktails in Porta Costa.
Burritt Room
Classic hotel bar with murderous connections.
Cable Cars
The city's only moving historic landmarks are unmissable.
Café de la Presse
When the French want good food, and to catch up with Le Monde in San Francisco, they come to Café de la Presse.
Café du Nord
Genuine Prohibition era speakeasy with mahogany bar and live swing bands.
Café Jacqueline
Cafe Jacqueline can be defined as a gorgeous dessert cafe or more specifically, a souffle cafe. 
Caffe Roma
Long standing one of the best places for Italian coffee in San Francisco.
Campo Fina
A chic restaurant in Healdsburg, near San Francisco, Campo Fina offers accomplished dishes and a bocce court in its contemporary, yet old world space.
City Lights Book Store
Landmark bookshop that helped launch the Beat Generation.
Cliff House and Sutro Baths
Hike the amazing Lands End trails or take a stroll along Ocean Beach. Check out the seals from the quirky Camera Obscura. 
Coit Tower
Coit Tower, a slender white concrete column rising from the top of Telegraph Hill, has been an emblem of San Francisco's skyline since its completion in 1933, a welcoming beacon to visitors and residents alike.
DNA Lounge
Dance-all-night geek-chic club brought to you by a dot-com tycoon.
Ducca
A refined setting for an upscale American take on North Italian cuisine.
Elite Café
Old school, Prohibition Era-style speakeasy oyster bar.
Epic Roasthouse
They serve meat. Vegetables can be ordered to go with your meat.
Fifth Floor
Perhaps the most elegant restaurant in town.
Fillmore Auditorium
Who's in the crowd depends on the act, but this red velvet-clad venue is always a classic.
Fillmore Jazz Festival
A hoppin' hotbed of jazz to celebrate summertime.
Fish & Farm
We'll give you three guesses what kind of food this place does.
Fleur de Lys
When it's time for a fine French meal in an intimate setting and price is no object, there is no better choice than Fleur de Lys.
Four Seasons
Under-rated, old-school favourite that is a right of passage for many New Yorkers...
Garibaldi’s
Sophisticated yet comfortable, lively yet intimate, Garibaldi's has a New York vibe and is a favourite hangout of the stylish Pacific Heights set. 
Gary Danko
It's not dinner, it's a culinary experience. Gary Danko has some of the best and most innovative cooking in San Francisco
Golden Gate Bridge
A sublime marriage of form and function, the Golden Gate Bridge is a wonder from all perspectives.

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