50 San Francisco Restaurants to Connect In For Mother's Day

The OpenTable Team

Whether you're taking mom out for a treat or enjoying a Sunday lunch with friends, these restaurants are perfect for Mother's Day. From kid-friendly favorites to brunch-worthy hotspots, we'll help you find the perfect place to celebrate.

Restaurants:Guiso Latin Fusion, Terrapin Creek Cafe & Restaurant, Cordeiros Steakhouse
Price Range:$$$ - $$$$
Cuisines:Latin American, Californian, Steakhouse
Neighborhoods:Healdsburg, Bodega Bay, Napa

Guiso Latin Fusion

$$$$·Latin American·
Healdsburg
895 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Absolutely Fantastico! The baby gems salad with the fruit is amazing. I had the camarones tonight...yum! See you next week, this is one of the best dining experiences in HealdsbRead more
100% recommended
Best Food in San Francisco Bay Area
48 people mentioned the Paella
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Terrapin Creek Cafe & Restaurant

$$$$·Californian·
Bodega Bay
1,349 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Our 4th visit to Terrapin Creek Cafe, and each time we have just loved our dinner. The food is beautiful, and is a blend of tastes that you won't find anywhere else...a real restauRead more
100% recommended
222 people mentioned the Terrapin
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Cordeiros Steakhouse

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Napa
1,048 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Great food, great service, we absolutely loved it!!
99% recommended
Steakhouse in San Francisco Bay Area
68 people mentioned the Chocolate Fondue
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Octavia

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Pacific Heights
1,619 reviews
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
Great location. Excellent food.
100% recommended
19 people mentioned the Squid Ink Pasta
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Valette

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Healdsburg
2,187 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
Our dinner was fabulous. We did a 6-course tasting. Was really exciting to be “surprised” with amazing dishes for each course. We will go back next time we are in Healdsburg.
97% recommended
Contemporary American in San Francisco Bay Area
21 people mentioned the Puff Pastry
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Trestle

$$$$·American·
Financial District / Embarcadero
1,551 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
  • Creative Cuisine
It was great - so attentive hospitality and service as well as outstanding food and wine - thank you!!
100% recommended
American in San Francisco Bay Area
10 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Rich Table

$$$$·Californian·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
1,735 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Fantastic restaurant with innovative food. Packed every night. Tip - go and wait at 5.30pm when they just open and you can sit at the bar!
92% recommended
26 people mentioned the Raclette
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Kokkari Estiatorio

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Financial District / Embarcadero
6,833 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
Great food excellent service, beautiful people always consistent - SF landmark
95% recommended
Special Occasion in San Francisco Bay Area
151 people mentioned the Grilled Octopus
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Son's Addition

$$$$·Fusion / Eclectic·
Mission
402 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Creative Cuisine
Really lovely restaurant with interesting (without being too fussy) and delicious food. One particular dish was the bone marrow, recommend it if it’s on the menu!
93% recommended
5 people mentioned the Hamachi
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Galpao Gaucho Brazilian Steakhouse - Napa

$$$$·Brazilian Steakhouse·
Napa
785 reviews
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Well appointed salad bar and a wide selection of meats from the kitchen! Attentive and helpful staff. Be hungry when you go!
100% recommended
9 people mentioned the Brazilian Steak

Pausa Bar & Cookery

$$$$·Italian·
San Mateo
1,011 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Neighborhood Gem
Good food, great service!
94% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Peninsula
8 people mentioned the Rigatoni

Frances

$$$$·Californian·
Castro
3,218 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Romantic
We got the tasting menu for $65 per person, best value! Each dish unique and with many layers that complimented each other in the dish - 8 different plates that each stood on its Read more
259 people mentioned the Beignets
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Fleming's Steakhouse - Santa Clara

$$$$·Steak·
Santa Clara
538 reviews
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Neighborhood Gem
We made a reservation for Thanksgiving, our reservation was at 215. As soon as we arrived the hostess mentioned “did someone call you? sorry we ran out of turkey.” No one called orRead more
100% recommended
13 people mentioned the Filet Mignon

Piccino

$$$$·Californian·
Potrero Hill / Dogpatch
1,313 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Lunch
The most delicious dishes - prepared with love! Soooo good!!!
95% recommended
22 people mentioned the Mushroom Pizza
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PRESS

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
2,723 reviews
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
Incredible food. Legendary wine list. Been three times and always incredible. A bit pricey but well worth it.
88% recommended
Fit for Foodies in Wine Country
66 people mentioned the Truffle Mac

Evvia

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Palo Alto
3,481 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Simply the best Restaurant in the whole area of Silicon Valley! Great Management and staff.
93% recommended
Mediterranean in San Francisco Bay Area
72 people mentioned the Moussaka
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El Techo

$$$$·Latin American·
Mission
371 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Fun
  • Scenic View
Best rooftop in SF! Amazing food and great service.
90% recommended
7 people mentioned the Benedicts
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Zazie

$$$$·French·
Cole Valley
1,275 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
We've been coming here for many years, even before we discovered the great Doggie Monday deal ($10 off a bottle of wine and treats for the dog). The last couple of times we visitedRead more
97% recommended
27 people mentioned the French Onion Soup
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The Bull Valley Roadhouse

$$$$·American·
Port Costa
2,335 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for a Date
  • Special Occasion
Fantastic food and experience. Drinks were great too!
100% recommended
163 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Trabocco

$$$$·Contemporary Italian·
Alameda
2,535 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
The food is consistently delicious! Make reservations.
99% recommended
42 people mentioned the Calamari
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House of Prime Rib

$$$$·Steak·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
11,248 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Worth the Drive
  • Good for Anniversaries
Perfect as always!
100% recommended
Best Overall in San Francisco Bay Area
4,556 people mentioned the Prime Rib
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Cole's Chop House

$$$$·Steak·
Napa
4,986 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
THEY place to go for a steak in the Napa Valley.
98% recommended
Steak in San Francisco Bay Area
160 people mentioned the Hash Browns

Luna Blu - Tiburon

$$$$·Italian·
Tiburon
1,350 reviews
  • Scenic View
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
Our birthday dinner was everything we could have asked for. The food was WONDERFUL. We're going back soon.
95% recommended
Scenic View in San Francisco Bay Area
35 people mentioned the Cioppino

True Food Kitchen - Walnut Creek

$$$$·American·
Walnut Creek
2,159 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Healthy
  • Fit for Foodies
True Food Kitchen is doing a good job making diners feel safe, but their system for reading the menu on one's phone is way too complicated. After we'd struggled to figure it out, Read more
89% recommended
Healthy in East Bay
29 people mentioned the Edamame

AL's Place

$$$$·Californian·
Mission
1,617 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date
very disappointed that Open Table did not provide points for this reservation. Had you not surprised me post meal, i would have booked directly with restaurant. That was sneaky of Read more
13 people mentioned the Chawanmushi
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True Food Kitchen - Palo Alto

$$$$·American·
Palo Alto
2,173 reviews
  • Good Vegetarian Options
  • Great for Lunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
The food does not disappoint. Healthy, fresh and flavorful! Due to COVID they are understaffed, so service was slow.
92% recommended
Healthy in San Francisco Bay Area
40 people mentioned the Edamame

Boulevard

$$$$·American·
Financial District / Embarcadero
8,267 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
  • Fit for Foodies
Amazing! Everything was absolutely delicious! I got the quail and calamari. Both prepared perfectly!
99% recommended
Scenic View in San Francisco
87 people mentioned the Filet Mignon
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Barndiva

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Healdsburg
2,340 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
Staff was very accommodating and friendly. The new system of texting your order from the table works very well. Food and drinks came out quickly. Flavors were on point!
87% recommended
Healthy in Wine Country
63 people mentioned the Croquettes

River Vine

$$$$·American·
Santa Rosa
222 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
  • Sunday Lunch
We love coming to River Vine for breakfast for the two of us or for a special occasion with friends for lunch.
95% recommended
7 people mentioned the Eggs Benedict
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Farmstead at Long Meadow Ranch

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
4,420 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups
Great service, friendly atmosphere and Farm to table menu selections that are delicious
95% recommended
78 people mentioned the Cheeseburger
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Sons & Daughters

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Nob Hill
1,405 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Romantic
Awesome meal... amazing service
91% recommended
23 people mentioned the Squab
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Dio Deka

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Los Gatos
2,691 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
Wonderful food and service with excellent drink menu. Deserts fabulous.
97% recommended
Notable Wine List in San Jose / Silicon Valley
61 people mentioned the Grilled Octopus

Bistro Don Giovanni -- Napa

$$$$·Italian·
Napa
6,014 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Lunch
BDG is my favorite in the Napa Valley and I visit every chance I get. This was a lovely birthday lunch that included fried olives followed by the grilled branzino and then an ice cRead more
98% recommended
Most Booked in San Francisco Bay Area
59 people mentioned the Lemon Cream

Spruce

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Presidio Heights
3,777 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Romantic
Thank you for a lovely time!
93% recommended
Contemporary American in San Francisco Bay Area
108 people mentioned the Beignets

Shakewell

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Oakland
980 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for Birthdays
  • Great for Brunch
Fun birthday dinner at Shakewell! Every dish was delicious - we’ll be back after the Stay-at-home order is lifted.
100% recommended
71 people mentioned the Paella
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Millennium Oakland

$$$$·Vegan·
Oakland
1,245 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Vegan
Incredible Vegan food!! A bit hard to discuss across table of 8 people but excellent food. Surprisingly delicious. Spices to perfection. Meat eaters won’t miss the beef!
93% recommended
25 people mentioned the Trumpet Mushrooms
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The Village Pub

$$$$·American·
Woodside
2,879 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Notable Wine List
  • Fit for Foodies
One of the best outdoor dining experiences we’ve had. We will be back!
98% recommended
Notable Wine List in San Francisco Bay Area
47 people mentioned the Chocolate Souffle

Acacia House

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
558 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Notable Wine List
A great view from the bar!! They have the best happy hour in St. Helena.
19 people mentioned the Schnitzel
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Esin Restaurant and Bar

$$$$·American·
Danville
4,381 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Special Occasion
Always a favorite place to come for a special occasion or date night. Service and food are outstanding. Save room for dessert, it's the best part of the meal.
97% recommended
168 people mentioned the Pot Roast
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Bistro Jeanty

$$$$·French·
Yountville
7,909 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Fit for Foodies
One of our favorite restaurants. We having been coming here since we moved to Napa.
97% recommended
French in San Francisco Bay Area
262 people mentioned the Coq Au Vin
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Uncle Yu's at the Vineyard

$$$$·Pan-Asian·
Livermore
1,468 reviews
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Special Occasion
  • Neighborhood Gem
Food is always good, and interior seating is very pretty. But now having to eat outside is not as great! Food was almost cold...and outside setting is nothing special. Hope to geRead more
85% recommended
Special Occasion in East Bay
12 people mentioned the Hot Sour Soup

Revel Kitchen & Bar

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Danville
910 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Vibrant Bar Scene
Great food. Service! Will come back!
95% recommended
76 people mentioned the Short Rib
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Market

$$$$·American·
St. Helena
3,031 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Lunch
  • Fit for Foodies
Best locals restaurant in St Helena..great people..looking forward to the end of pandemic so we enjoy more frequently...
97% recommended
Kid Friendly in Wine Country
111 people mentioned the Butterscotch Pudding
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River's End

$$$$·Californian·
Bodega Bay
2,292 reviews
  • Romantic
  • Worth the Drive
  • Notable Wine List
River’s End is our go to place to bring out of town guests. It has a lovely view and the food is always consistently good. The duck confit salad was great....the Mexican hamburger Read more
100% recommended
43 people mentioned the Salmon Chowder
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Ad Hoc

$$$$·American·
Yountville
6,298 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion
  • Hot Spot
Very good, exciting flavors, small dishes yet filling
89% recommended
424 people mentioned the Fried Chicken
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Namu Stonepot (FKA Namu Gaji)

$$$$·Californian·
Mission
580 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Hot Spot
Fantastic!
88% recommended
67 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Yank Sing - Rincon Center

$$$$·Dim Sum·
Financial District / Embarcadero
2,047 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Lunch
Did a great job with Covid safety precautions
94% recommended
Great for Brunch in San Francisco Bay Area
178 people mentioned the Dumplings
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Cala - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Mexican·
Civic Center / Hayes Valley / Van Ness
934 reviews
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
We had an amazing dinner! The food was delicious and approachable. Most of the offerings were new and fresh takes on old favorites - sopes, tacos, ceviche and more. Certainly noRead more
93% recommended
37 people mentioned the Sweet Potatoes
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Olea Restaurant

$$$$·Californian·
Nob Hill
292 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
The brunch food was amazing and ambience in this small restaurant was so sweet and comfy. Loved eating there, nice quiet neighborhood . Very popular so good to book ahead.
100% recommended
10 people mentioned the French Toast
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Penrose - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Mediterranean·
Oakland
650 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Good for a Date
  • Casual
My wife and I went there for nye dinner. It was a lively atmosphere with great energy. I have experienced chef Rico’s food previously at flora, but was again blow away by his culinRead more
93% recommended
8 people mentioned the Avocado Toast
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