San francisco restaurants

2 San Francisco Restaurants on Tripadvisor’s Best in America List

The series of awards reveals the most recommended restaurants based on reviews and ratings from real travelers, who have spent time dining in these spaces during leisure or business trips over the past year.

These award-winning restaurants span six continents and 51 countries. The list is also made up of six different subcategories: Fine Dining, Everyday Eats, Quick Bites, Picture-Perfect Restaurants, Date Night, and Hidden Gems.

Michelin-recognized Greek favorite in San Francisco, Kokkari Estiatorio, lands in 14th place in the Fine Dining category, ranking among other top-rated American establishments such as Lahaina Grill in Hawaii, which won the No. .

“Kokkari and Evvia’s goal is to provide an experience as close to a true Greek restaurant as possible,” Kokkari executive chef Erik Cosselmon told the restaurant’s website. “It’s not just about the good food, but also the people, the festive atmosphere and the Greek hospitality.”

The Mersea Restaurant is located in the heart of Treasure Island and offers panoramic views of San Francisco Bay.

Courtesy of Mersea Restaurant

Highlighted in Tripadvisor’s new category, Hidden Gems, San Francisco’s Mersea Restaurant is listed at #2 as a local favorite with gorgeous bay views and a ‘delicious seafood-centric menu’ “.

Mersea is led by executive chef and restaurateur Parke Ulrich, along with co-founder MeeSun Boice. The beachfront restaurant opened in 2018 and is located in the heart of Treasure Island.

See the full list of the best restaurants for 2022 in the United States and around the world on Tripadvisor.