San Francisco - A Paradise for Food Lovers:

San Francisco is  is home to some of the best chefs and restaurants in the world. San Francisco is a paradise for food lovers.  With the nearby wine country of Napa, Sonoma, Healdsburg San Francisco becomes  one of the world's great destination locations for food.

Some of the restaurants that are good for special occasion dining include:

 Cliff House:  This restaurant has a view of the Pacific Ocean.  With San Francisco many visitors from "land locked" states, this restaurant becomes a restaurant perfect for a special occasion.

 Garden Court - Palace Hotel:  With its stained glass and turn of the century architecture, the Garden Court in the Palace Hotel is a nice place to enjoy Sundy brunch or tea.  Garden Court also is a nice place to celebrate holidays such as Easter and Christmas.  At Christmas they have special Christmas teas and a tall Christmas tree to further decorate the room.

 San Francisco is also home to many world class chefs.  Michael Mina's is one such place to enjoy special occasion dining.

 California Cuisine with the backdrop of a foreign movie makes Foreign Cinema the choice of many to celebrate anniversaries and birthdays.

 The tasting menu at Jardiniere makes this a special occasion restaurant for those celebrating special events or for an early dinner before going to the San Francisco opera.

 Boulevard is al so a favorite of many.

Gary Danko is a trendy restaurant where people go to celebrate special occasions; reservations are required and do plan to make month(s) ahead.

 For fine Vietnamese Food and a nice view of the Bay Bridge, people enjoy The Slanted Door.  Reservations are a must and book several weeks in advance.