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Best American Restaurants in Potrero Hill / Dogpatch

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A photo of The Palm Court at RH San Francisco restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1607)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Potrero Hill / Dogpatch
Booked 79 times today
The Palm Court at RH San Francisco offers an exquisite dining experience that truly embodies high-quality American cuisine. According to guest reviews, the restaurant offers unique dishes like the iconic rotisserie chicken, truffle fries, and their famed Banana Split dessert. The Belgian waffles and squashed avocado also receive high praise. The restaurant's stunning location and gorgeous rooftop views add to the unforgettable experience, making it ideal for special occasions or a luxury dining experience. With exceptional service and an enchanting atmosphere, The Palm Court has clearly managed to win over its patrons, standing out as a top choice for American cuisine in San Francisco.
A photo of Hard Knox Cafe on 3rd Street restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(16)
Price: Moderate
• American • Potrero Hill / Dogpatch
Booked 1 time today
Hard Knox Cafe on 3rd Street is a venerable establishment renowned for its excellent Southern cuisine. It is particularly acclaimed for its spicy fried chicken which many believe to be the best available in the city. Patrons also rave about the delicious collards, red beans and rice, and the freshly baked cornbread muffins. The restaurant is praised for its friendly, attentive service and the warm atmosphere it provides. A must-try for any Southern food lover visiting the city, Hard Knox Cafe creates an unforgettable dining experience with its phenomenal food, service, and ambiance. The approval and satisfaction from repeat customers echo in their high ratings and reviews.
A photo of House of Prime Rib restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(15359)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
Booked 212 times today
The House of Prime Rib, located in San Francisco, is often raved about for its quality steak and the overall dining experience. Numerous reviews note that it consistently offers "fantastic," "excellent," and "amazing" service. As clearly indicated in its name, House of Prime Rib is reputed to provide the "best Prime Rib," with some explicitly claiming that they have the "best steak dinner ever." This restaurant seems to have an outstanding reputation not only for its meat but its whole menu, including the side dishes, wine selection, and ambiance that is described as "steak house superb." It is also highly recommended by locals and tourists alike, with one saying they would "definitely return next time" they visit San Francisco. It's indeed a favorite spot in the city for steak lovers.
A photo of Miller & Lux restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1042)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Mission Bay / South Beach
Booked 28 times today
Miller & Lux, known as one of the best steakhouses in San Francisco, offers an exceptional dining experience in the heart of the city. Renowned for its high-quality ingredients and top-notch service, this steakhouse is not only praised for its outstanding steaks, but also for dishes like the Caesar salad prepared tableside and the deeply flavorful beef broth. The restaurant, built into the Chase Center, provides great views and a stunning ambiance, with customers consistently remarking on the attentive service and luxurious details. Offering not just a meal, but an experience, Miller & Lux is highly recommended for a special occasion or a memorable night out.
A photo of Tartine Manufactory - San Francisco restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(986)
Price: Expensive
• American • Mission District
Booked 31 times today
Tartine Manufactory is a versatile venue with a restaurant, bar, bakery, and coffee bar. For breakfast and lunch, we offer counter service on a first come, first served basis. Our menu is market-driven, featuring seasonal offerings with breads by Chad Robertson and sweet treats from Elisabeth Prueitt. Our dinner service centers around our world-class sourdough pizza, accompanied by a full cocktail program, a global wine list, and local beers. Reservations are recommended, but walk-ins are also welcome.
A photo of State Bird Provisions restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3053)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Western Addition
Booked 81 times today
State Bird Provisions has been hailed by food critics as a cornerstone of Californian cuisine, offering a unique fusion of dim sum style service with a modern, Californian twist. A recurrent theme in the reviews is the innovative and highly creative culinary approach, visibly enjoyed by its clientele, who find the gastronomic surprises delightful and thoroughly engaging. The reviewers particularly highlight the energetic and vibrant atmosphere, the exceptional service and the adventurous menu, with special mentions given to various dishes from oysters, quail dumplings, trout fish sticks, and fried pork belly, among others. The restaurant is lauded for its superb and distinctive flair in reintroducing the dim sum culture to Californian cooking. It’s no surprise that patrons find the dining experience at State Bird Provisions to be unforgettable.
A photo of Shelby's Rooftop restaurant
4.5
Awesome(231)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • SOMA
Booked 33 times today
Shelby's Rooftop has continuously impressed patrons with its high-quality American cuisine and stunning city views. Conveniently located near the Intercontinental Hotel, it provides an escape within the bustling city, with a beautiful outdoor patio and a lively ambiance. Several reviews highlight the restaurant's excellent service, knowledgeable staff, and wonderful atmosphere. Dishes such as the authentically crispy Paella and the Japanese Garlic Steak are among the mains that have left a mark. The creative cocktails, infused with unique spices, also deserve mention. Shelby's Rooftop offers a perfect blend of great ambiance, delicious food, and top-notch service that creates a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Marlowe restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(2868)
Price: Moderate
• American • SOMA
Booked 21 times today
Marlowe, located in the heart of San Francisco, is celebrated for its outstanding New American cuisine. Patrons particularly laud the restaurant for its creative and delicious food selections, efficient and friendly staff, and a comfortable modern setting with a bustling NYC brasserie vibe. Reviews mention the heavenly brussels sprouts chips, the earthy mushroom soup, and the smoked black cod that dishes up a delightful blend of textures and flavors as standout items. Their scallop and braised pork dishes are also well received. Marlowe's commitment to exceptional service and high-quality food, coupled with its welcoming atmosphere, makes it a desirable dining experience. It is greatly admired for its warm hospitality and the staff's dedication to ensuring a pleasant dining experience for all. Every dish is thoughtfully prepared, and customers often express eagerness for return visits. The restaurant is indeed a gem in San Francisco's bustling gastronomic scene.
A photo of The Rotunda at Neiman Marcus - San Francisco restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(5860)
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown / Union Square
Booked 62 times today
The Rotunda at Neiman Marcus in San Francisco is a celebrated restaurant known for its excellent Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons highly commend the quality of the food, with the delicious lobster bisque and sandwich being particular favorites. Guests also rave about the restaurant's setting, highlighting its beautiful dining room and commanding view of Union Square. The Rotunda's service consistently receives high praise, often described as "impeccable" and "attentive". This, along with the contemporary twist on familiar favorites, encapsulates the essence of the American dining experience. Furthermore, it is a restaurant of significance. Not only does it offer culinary delights, but it also serves as a symbol of community connection and inspiration, particularly for immigrant families exploring American history and culture.
A photo of Boulevard restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(8895)
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Financial District / Embarcadero
Booked 63 times today
Boulevard is a celebrated restaurant located in San Francisco, known for its exquisite Californian cuisine. It stands out for its exceptional service and beautifully served selections of food and wine. As various reviews note, Boulevard surprises customers with its "phenomenal food" and "creative experience from the chef". The food combines an "interesting", "beautifully served" selection of local Californian ingredients, with dishes like pork chops and heirloom tomato salad hailed as "incredible". Many reviews highlight the "gorgeously intimate decor", the view of the illuminated Bay Bridge, and the welcoming ambience. The restaurant also boasts an "interesting" wine list with excellent Californian wines. Recognized for maintaining "impeccably high standards", Boulevard has earned a reputation not only amongst locals but has also become a favourite spot for out-of-town guests.
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