The Best Wings in San Francisco

The OpenTable Team

The California Gold Rush might have brought the city's first settlers, but today visitors flock to San Francisco for the food. San Francisco can proudly claim ownership over cioppino, sourdough bread, Crab Louis, soup-filled dumplings and even Popsicles. It doesn't end there, and San Fran also serves some of the country's best chicken wings. But where do the savviest diners choose to eat out? Welcome to our Tastemaker List We’ve gathered data from OpenTable’s most seasoned diners to pinpoint the best wings in San Francisco. Check out the following eateries and book a table today!

Restaurants:Violet’s, Heritage Restaurant Bar, Barnzu Korean Restaurant
Price Range:$$ - $$$
Cuisines:American, Contemporary Korean
Neighborhoods:Richmond District, Financial District / Embarcadero

Violet’s

$$$$·American·
Richmond District
253 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Patrons who visit Violet’s are promised a perfectly crafted cocktail, and the size of the drink menu shows just how seriously the eatery takes this responsibility. They offer severRead more
90% recommended
American in San Francisco

Heritage Restaurant Bar

$$$$·American·
Richmond District
85 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
Foodies seeking the best wings in San Francisco from a California Cuisine Restaurant need to look no further than the Heritage Restaurant Bar. They have maintained this distinctionRead more
89% recommended
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Barnzu Korean Restaurant

$$$$·Contemporary Korean·
Financial District / Embarcadero
83 reviews
  • Cozy
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighborhood Gem
The uniquely designed bar – fully equipped with Avant Garde lighting and black metal shelves – is often the first thing to grab guests’ attention when they walk into Barnzu Korean Read more
100% recommended

Fiorella Clement

$$$$·Italian·
Richmond District
775 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
Located in the heart of the Richmond District, Fiorella offers their guests a variety of delectable Italian dishes. This includes nearly a dozen types of wood-fired pizza, several Read more
97% recommended
Italian in San Francisco

The Patio by Alexander's Steakhouse

$$$$·Contemporary American·
SOMA
204 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Massive wall murals, neon lighting, abstract art and impressive chandeliers create an environment within ALX that’s modern and hip. This certainly attracts a clientele that gets exRead more
88% recommended
Contemporary American in San Francisco Bay Area

Myriad Gastropub

$$$$·Global, International·
Mission
220 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
Plenty of eateries offer globally inspired dishes, but Myriad Gastropub stands out for accomplishing this along with having stellar drink options. Their beverage list literally takRead more
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Magnolia Brewing - Haight

$$$$·Californian·
Haight
42 reviews
  • Great Beer
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Casual
What started out as an artisan brewery in a tiny basement has grown into the Magnolia Haight. Draft handle décor, wooden barrels and paintings featuring hops serve as a reminder ofRead more
98% recommended
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Chili House

$$$$·Chinese·
Richmond District
203 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
Not many chefs have served two Chinese presidents along with the Consulate General of China, but that's exactly what the head chef of Chili House has accomplished. His creations arRead more
88% recommended
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Sam’s Grill & Seafood Restaurant

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown / Union Square
594 reviews
  • Authentic
  • Business Meals
  • Comfort Food
Still going strong after opening its doors in 1867, Sam's Grill and Seafood Restaurant is one of the oldest eateries in America. While everything inside has been updated, it still Read more
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Kezar Pub & Restaurant

$$$$·Grill·
Cole Valley
Although the 49ers don't play in Kezar Stadium any longer, this hasn't stopped the neighboring Kezar Bar from catering to football fans. Their numerous televisions are always set tRead more
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Dirty Habit

$$$$·Californian·
Downtown / Union Square
571 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Not many eateries would venture to call themselves the 'gateway to San Francisco's wild side,' but Dirty Habit does so and lives up to the claim. Five floors above the SOMA neighboRead more
81% recommended
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International Smoke San Francisco

$$$$·American·
SOMA
2,460 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Birthdays
Patrons visiting International Smoke are greeted with unique lighting, contemporary architecture, modern design and smiling faces. This collaborative concept focuses on internationRead more
89% recommended
Hot Spot in San Francisco Bay Area
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Aliment

$$$$·American·
Downtown / Union Square
543 reviews
  • Gluten Free Options
  • Late-night Find
  • Great for Lunch
Anyone repeatedly visiting the same eatery may eventually grow tired of their fare, but this isn't the case at Aliment Restaurant. That's because their menu changes with the seasonRead more
100% recommended
Late Night Find in San Francisco Bay Area

Pa'ina Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·Hawaiian·
Japantown
94 reviews
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
A blend of San Franciscan and Hawaiian culture awaits guests of Pa'ina. This is witnessed immediately upon walking in due to vibrant paintings and unique flora partnered with the oRead more
82% recommended
Good for Groups in San Francisco

Rambler

$$$$·Californian·
Downtown / Union Square
592 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Pre/post Theatre
  • Casual
Located in a 100-year-old building in Union Square, the Rambler strives to provide a market-driven menu that gives guests a taste of ‘New American Comfort Cuisine.’ Breakfast, brunRead more
81% recommended
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E&O Kitchen and Bar

$$$$·Asian·
Downtown / Union Square
2,739 reviews
  • Bar Seating
  • Great for Brunch
  • Business Meals
Deep within Union Square sits a modern Asian oasis known as E&O Kitchen and Bar. Wicker seating, unique lighting fixtures and wooden statues set a classy mood, and the menu is justRead more
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Colibri - Mexican Bistro

$$$$·Mexican / Southwestern·
Downtown / Union Square
2,930 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Groups
A desire to bring authentic Central Mexican cuisine resulted in Colibri finding its way to Downtown San Francisco. Their drink menu has a heavy focus on beer and spirits from southRead more
88% recommended
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Hazel Southern Bar & Kitchen

$$$$·Southern·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
355 reviews
  • Comfort Food
  • Casual
  • Fun
Great country fare might be hard to come by in the city, but Hazel Southern Bar & Kitchen grants its patrons authentic Georgia cuisine. Their drink menu resembles what one would fiRead more
85% recommended
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