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Best Italian Restaurants in Russian Hill

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4.9
Exceptional(2332)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 34 times today
Seven Hills is an Italian restaurant highly acclaimed by diners for its phenomenal food and exceptional service. Nestled in the charming locale of Russian Hill in San Fransisco, it remains a top contender amongst the best Italian establishments in the city. Patrons laud Seven Hills for its distinctive fusion of innovative, farm-to-table Italian cuisine and traditional favorites. Known for its unique and tantalizing pastas, especially the Truffle tortellini, it manages to leave an indelible impression on everyone who visits. As one reviewer puts it, "Incredible food, great service, it was an awesome experience." Seven Hills is thus an undeniable gem, offering unforgettable culinary adventures.
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4.9
Exceptional(2463)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 5 times today
Frascati, nestled in the heart of San Francisco's Russian Hill district, is a true gem for lovers of authentic Italian cuisine. Renowned for their phenomenal homemade pasta and ice cream, Frascati has been described by guests as "the best Italian restaurant in San Francisco." The exquisite dishes offered, such as the highly praised duck risotto and fluffy gnocchi, seem to have left a lasting impression on diners. Owners John and Rebecca have created a warm, intimate vibe, described as "a meal cooked at home by a joyful Italian nonna." Exceptional service, an inviting atmosphere, and homelike hospitality are all part of the Frascati experience. Many reviewers have expressed their intention to make Frascati a regular spot, yet another testament to the restaurant's superior quality and service. Whether for a romantic dinner or a family outing, Frascati never disappoints.
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4.8
Exceptional(1226)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 6 times today
Amarena, nestled in the Russian Hill area, is a delightful gem of Italian cuisine. Celebrated for its inviting atmosphere, attentive service, and delicious dishes, Amarena is regularly hailed as a neighborhood favorite. It serves up classic Italian dishes that are reminiscent of meals from those cozy neighborhood restaurants in Umbria and Sicily. Reviewers rave about their handmade fresh pasta, unique pasta dishes, and especially their grilled octopus when available. The authenticity of their dishes and their top-notch service make it a great choice for any occasion--from a simple family dinner to a romantic date night. A warm experience and mouth-watering Italian cuisine await at Amarena.
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4.6
Exceptional(484)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 48 times today
Fiorella Polk, located on Polk Street, has been consistently appreciated for its delectable Italian cuisine. Patrons commend the high-quality of the food, the superb presentation, and the enjoyable ambience. Standout dishes include traditional Italian fare such as spaghetti carbonara, wood-fired pizzas, and the much-loved meatballs. A great blend of Italian classics with fresh California ingredients, the restaurant has received rave reviews for its food, atmosphere, and service. As one diner said, "Great Italian food with fresh California ingredients. The kind of sauces you'd like to lick off the plate." Fiorella Polk is not just a restaurant, it's a testament to the richness of Italian cuisine.
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4.8
Exceptional(460)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 1 time today
Abrazo is a highly-praised restaurant, renowned for its exquisite seafood cuisine, particularly the seafood bisque and the seafood paella, and is located in San Francisco. Not only does Abrazo offer great food, but it also provides excellent service, creating a charming and romantic atmosphere that guests thoroughly appreciate. As quoted from numerous reviews, the restaurant is continuously complimented for its variety of tasty small plates, rich flavors, friendly waitstaff, and excellent wine selections. Notable dishes include the grilled octopus, paella, and the lamb shank. Guests also commend the restaurant's impressive recommendations and the attentive, efficient, and friendly service. Abrazo continually presents an authentic and flavorful take on Spanish cuisine and ensures a memorable dining experience for all visitors.
A photo of Collina restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(109)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 15 times today
We are a quintessential neighborhood restaurant located on Hyde and Pacific in Nob Hill. On the iconic cable car line. We serve Italian food in a charming and cozy space. Menu by Chef Anthony Florian, executed by Chef Dennis Diaz. Consisting of handmade pastas using the freshest local ingredients available. You can expect classic dishes with some contemporary ones. Please don't drive if thats an option as parking is very difficult. We have the most romantic and inviting dining room in SF.If you can't find the time you're looking for ease give us a call 1.415.533.5974Collina is Seven Hills little sister Restaurant.
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4.9
Exceptional(2019)
Price: Very Expensive
• Italian • Russian Hill
Booked 11 times today
Ristorante Milano, located in the heart of San Francisco, is widely recognized as an authentic Italian culinary gem. With consistent rave reviews, this restaurant is celebrated for its "delicious, authentic Italian food." Patrons appreciate its attentive, friendly service and delight in the "outstanding, homemade meals" such as their acclaimed gnocchi and ravioli. From intimate date nights to casual dinners with friends, Ristorante Milano provides a warm, charming ambience that complements their excellent cuisine. With an impressive Italian wine list, mouth-watering soups, and delectable pasta, it's no wonder patrons describe their experience as "definitely a place we will return to."
A photo of Serafina SF restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(381)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Downtown / Union Square
Booked 6 times today
Located in the North Nob Hill area of San Francisco, Serafina SF offers a remarkable and authentic Italian dining experience. Many patrons have lauded the attention to detail inherent in the establishment, from the atmosphere to the friendly service and, most importantly, the food itself. The menu features Italian classics such as seafood pasta, fettuccine with meat sauce, and prosciutto and mushroom pinse, all praised for their deliciousness. Furthermore, the restaurant is recognized for its excellent, reasonably-priced wine recommendations, especially from Montepulciano. As evidenced by multiple glowing reviews, Serafina SF is a neighborhood gem that manages to deliver a consistently outstanding culinary experience.
A photo of Original Joe's - San Francisco restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(3963)
Price: Moderate
• Italian • North Beach
Booked 85 times today
Original Joe's in San Francisco is an institution in the realm of Italian cuisine. The restaurant is in the heart of the city, offering a unique blend of old-school Italian American ambiance, first-class service, and outstanding food. The reviews are a testament to its reputation, with customers consistently praising the fantastic Italian food, excellent quality, and generous portions. Highlights include the prime rib, chicken parmigiana, and the restaurant's house specialty lasagna. The remarkable service from staff like Guillermo and Martin further elevate the dining experience. As one customer says, "This did not disappoint - absolutely everything, from the antipasti to the desserts (and we ordered 3!) were fantastic and delicious."
A photo of Che Fico San Francisco restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1701)
Price: Expensive
• Italian • North Panhandle / USF
Booked 70 times today
Che Fico, located in San Francisco, is highly recommended for its authentic and diversely flavored Italian cuisine. Consistently hailed as a top choice in the city, it receives ongoing praise for the "exceptional" Italian dishes and "perfect" service. The ravioli is notably celebrated as "extraordinary" and "possibly the best ever eaten", while the unique seasonal selections like corn ravioli and cucumber salad are often lauded for their "delicious complexity". The restaurant's ambiance has been described as both "warm and inviting" and "energetic", which contributes to the overall exceptional dining experience. It is worth noting that while some diners find the prices high, the consensus is that the dining experience at Che Fico is worth every penny.
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