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The 38 Best California Restaurants, Mapped

Find perfect pastries in Los Angeles, outstanding pho in Orange County, and incredible tacos in Sonoma<p>The time has come for Eater’s first-ever guide to California, wherein we name the 38 most essential restaurants all across the 160,000-plus square miles that make up Golden State.<p>Over three months …

Reddit users share favorite San Francisco restaurants for 'not rich' people

San Franciscans love their hometown food and so it's no surprise a Reddit thread on the best cheap eats in the city is generating a stream of thoughtful comments.<p>A Reddit user from out of town posted the question recently: "Spending a week in San Francisco, we love food but we're not rich. What are …

The most popular dishes in San Francisco, according to Yelp

We’ve all been there. You walk into a restaurant and are handed a menu. Your eyes scan the list of options, once, twice, until the waiter comes by your table to take your order. It leaves you in a panic. You give him a nervous smile and rush into a dish you’ll regret ordering later.<p>To help get you …

San Francisco

Top Tips for Visiting Prague, Vienna, and Budapest: An Eastern Europe Itinerary

They are three of Europe’s most beautiful cities, laid out like the three stars of the Orion’s Belt asterism in the night sky. Their close proximity …

San Francisco dessert experiences you need to try at least once

There’s never been a deficit when it comes to the decadent desserts you’ll find around San Francisco, but how do you know you’re getting the best options?<p>We have some suggestions. SFGATE staff members pitched their top SF desserts that everyone needs to try at least once.<p>These desserts have …

San Francisco

48 Hours in Singapore: The Ultimate Itinerary

Day One: Morning and Afternoon<p><b>Morning</b>: Arrive in Singapore, check into your accommodations, and then spend a relaxing couple of hours exploring the …

Marina Bay Sands

Ramen Roundup: Six Superlative San Francisco Soup Spots

CitywidePhoto: Anny L./YelpNeed more ramen in your life?We used our noodle to find the top ramen outlets in San Francisco, using both Yelp data and …

Napa's Most Beautiful Wine Tasting Rooms

From an art-filled atrium to a subterranean space inspired by Roman architecture, here are the most beautiful places to drink wine in the Napa …

8 top things to do in Singapore | CNN Travel

Singapore

Where celebs eat and stay in the Bay Area

San Francisco is no LA (thank goodness), but it's increasingly becoming a hot spot for celebrity sightings.<p>With the wealth of Silicon Valley's tech giants, the allure of our food scene and our hot sports teams, the city's awash in out-of-towners. Hell, even Kanye proposed in San Francisco. If that …

San Francisco foodie bucket list: All the dishes you must try whether you’re a newcomer or native

Food is an integral part of a San Francisco visit (0r staycation), so rather than scroll through miles of Yelp reviews or wander aimlessly through the streets, we crafted the ultimate list of Bay Area food dishes all newcomers or natives have to try.<p>It's the perfect starting point for anyone …

San Francisco

Napa Wine Train crashes into stretch limo bus

A railway tour of wine country was derailed Sunday afternoon when the Napa Valley Wine Train crashed into a stretch limousine bus near St. Helena.<p>No one was “seriously injured” in the collision, according to Rick Evanich, the managing director of Napa Valley Wine Train.<p><b>SMOKE EVERYWHERE: Napa County</b> …

Napa Valley

Michelin releases 2018 Bib Gourmand restaurants for Bay Area

The Michelin Guide released the 2018 Bib Gourmand winners for the Bay Area on Thursday, with only four newcomers: Brown Sugar Kitchen in Oakland, Pausa in San Mateo, Playa in Marin and Royal Feast in Millbrae.<p>The list highlights “reasonably priced restaurants” — which Michelin defines as places …

32 Best Restaurants in San Francisco

This city has one of the best restaurant scenes in the country.<p>Whether you fancy a 16-course meal at a supper club, simple street-style tacos, or some of the country's best vegetarian dining, San Francisco has you covered: The city has long had the reputation for hosting one of the best dining …

Was there really a 55-degree temperature difference around San Francisco on Sunday?

San Francisco is famed for its microclimates. In less than an hour you can go from bundling up at Ocean Beach to sweating while climbing the hills of Potrero.<p>But even in San Francisco, a 55-degree range in temperature is pretty extreme.<p>On a warmer-than-usual Sunday, a screenshot of the Mr. Chilly …

17 SF Neighborhoods That Make Us Want to Move There, Like, Yesterday

Despite being super small geographically—it's only seven by seven square miles—San Francisco has a ton to offer. Between the picturesque views, the …

San Francisco

Celebrate National Ice Cream Day in the Bay Area ... today and every day

For those who love ice cream, there's no need for a trifle holiday like "National Ice Cream Day." Any day that a cone (or cup, for the messy) of ice cream can be had is a good day.<p>For those with better self control, who need a reason to splurge, Sunday is it. Your holiday/excuse to indulge in a …

The ultimate guide to being a summer intern in San Francisco

If you're a college student, there's a good chance summer has become synonymous with one thing: internships.<p>Land one in the tech industry and you're likely headed to San Francisco. While dozens of the largest tech companies,— like Facebook, Google, HP, and Cisco— are headquartered on the outskirts …

San Francisco

The best hidden gems and secret spots in San Francisco

San Francisco is a city that can excite you forever — it's one of those wonderfully dynamic places that's always ready to surprise. It's why, despite the rising costs and million other complaints, the city sticks with you.<p>But even the most beloved places can get a little worn. You've been to the …

San Francisco

5 brilliant rituals that successful people follow every day

All too often, productivity tips are a dime a dozen. Some even <i>conflict</i> with each other. What we need is a system.<p>What schedule do the pros use? What …

The Scoop On America's Top 50 Ice Creameries: Is San Francisco On Top?

Citywide, OaklandPhoto: Jeffrey P./Yelp<br>With summer right around the corner, ice cream shops around the country are about to get a lot busier. But …

Go Beyond the City: This Is the Best Hiking in San Francisco

Hiking in San Francisco is one of our favorite things to do. Because the Bay Area city is so hilly and on an incline almost everywhere, it’s a …

San Francisco

These San Francisco restaurants are so 'Only in SF'

Last year we attempted to categorize what restaurants best embody San Francisco. And this might be our favorite batch.<p>Above is a slideshow of what we consider the most "Only in SF" restaurants you can find in our city.<p>This project started with a simple request of a visiting friend, who requested to …

When in Rome, do as the Romans do

A tour guide offers clever tips to help you endear yourself to the locals, find the most authentic food and avoid getting scammed<p>Exploring the ancient ruins and bustling streets of Rome tops millions of travellers' must-do lists. But let's face it, the Italian capital can be overwhelming. The …

Italy

What to Do in Rome: The Black Book

How to get out of monument-checklist mode and live like a Roman, with tips from the native and transplanted designers, writers, and hoteliers who know best.<p>We wouldn’t be the first to call Rome the world’s greatest outdoor museum. And no matter how many times we go to the Eternal City, we stop dead …

A Field Guide to San Francisco’s Coffee Culture

San Franciscans don’t just love their coffee; they obsess over it. Ever since third-wave coffee shops began replacing the city’s many Starbucks, …

The 15 Best Ramen Spots In The Bay Area

<i>"Ramen," says Japanese celebrity chef Masaharu Morimoto, "is a dish that's very high in calories and sodium." Respectfully, chef, that's bullshit.</i> …

These five S.F. restaurants made Condé Nast's 'best in the world' list

To come up with its annual list of 207 best restaurants around the world, Condé Nast Traveler reached out to food experts around the globe — "those who eat, cook, and travel for a living."<p>The recommendations are meant as a guide of sorts for globetrotters so you have a great place to dine when you …