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Restaurants in Mission District

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Mission District restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Mission District restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Mission District to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Mission District restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Mission District.

  • Bar Tartine

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Bake Chad Robertson sees his restaurant, which opened a few years after the bakery of the same name, as less a static institution and more an evolv... More
  • Cafe Gratitude

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    San Francisco’s Café Gratitude was founded by Matthew and Terces Engelhart after Terces read a book about live foods (foods that have not been expo... More
  • Conduit

    At Conduit, the copper pipes winding through the dining room make you feel as if you've stepped inside the world's chicest computer. The food lives... More
  • Delfina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    At first glance, Delfina might not look like one of San Francisco’s top restaurants: the zinc tables are linen-less, the waiters are heavily tattoo... More
  • Foreign Cinema

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Better than stale popcorn, the Foreign Cinema in the Mission serves up a full oyster bar and California/Mediterranean-influenced dishes with the mo... More
  • Four Barrel Coffee

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
  • Heirloom Café

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Chef-owner Matt Straus turns out simple, yet delicious, seasonal dishes at this intimate restaurant. But for a real treat, ask for the off-menu bur... More
  • Humphry Slocombe

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    The long queue at Humphry Slocombe has a silver lining: waiting leaves more time for mulling over what to order at this Mission district hotspot. S... More
  • Limón

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Limon serves up Peruvian cuisine to diners in the Mission district. Chef-owner Martin Castillo works in an open kitchen and is well known for his i... More
  • Locanda Osteria

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Bustling osteria from the team behind Mission stalwarts Delfina and Delfina Pizza. More
  • Lorca

  • Mission Chinese Food

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar
    This raved-about restaurant may have a divey interior, slack service, and an hour-long wait—but the food is worth it. Founding chef Danny Bowien (w... More
  • Nombe

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The izakaya Nombe—its name translates, roughly, to “drunkard”—serves haute Japanese pub food (grilled shishito peppers with bottarga; grilled skewe... More
  • Nopalito

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    An obsessive focus on provenance marks Haight-Ashbury's "green Mexican" restaurant. Tortillas aren't just house-made: The organic masa they're craf... More
  • Pizzeria Delfina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    The view from the Mission District is echoed inside Pizzeria Delfina on 18th Street with a mural by Andre Karpov, sweeping from bridge to bridge. A... More

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