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October 9, 2015

Our Top 10 Dinner Ideas in Union Square SF

The food scene in Union Square is unlike any other. Top chefs, fresh ingredients and diverse flavors make dinning here a unique experience. Although we have countless places to choose from, here are some of our favorite dining destinations.

1.  Kin Khao – The hottest Thai restaurant in town, Kin Kaho just made Eater SF’s list of Essential SF Restaurants. Chef Pim has packed a lot of flavor into a small venue with authentic Thai dishes, well-balanced cocktails and a great wine list.

2.  Bartlett Hall – For a more casual night on the town, check out the Cali cuisine at Bartlett Hall. You’ll want to try one of their house-made beers or a tasty cocktail while you’re at it.

3.  Redwood Room – This dimly lit, glamorous restaurant is a sleek place to grab a bite. Enjoy some oysters on the half shell and end your meal with some homemade ice cream.

4.  Aveline – Sit back and be wowed by the unusual dishes on Aveline’s menu. The California ingredients paired with European technique are truly superb.

5.  BDK- This stylish new restaurant has gone through some transitions, but it’s standing strong with a flavor-inspired drink menu and unique snacks like Thai curry popcorn.

6.  Burritt Room + Tavern – Sleek and stylish atmosphere gives way to seasonal cuisine and truly delicious drinks at this Union Square standby. Basically, you can’t go wrong here.

7.  Hops & Hominy – If you like Southern food and beer, this is the spot for you. You’ll enjoy a high-end experience while noshing on comfort food.

8.  Taj Campton Place – Sometimes you need a Michelin Star restaurant – that’s when you head to this internationally-inspired outpost for top notch cuisine.

9.  First Crush- The name says it all! Enjoy fresh, local ingredients as you sip on one of their 200 bottles of wine in their dimly lit, cozy wine cellar.

10.  398 Brasserie - This trendy dining spot serves euro-American cuisine and has a large selection of local and international wine. Chef Sam Fechheimer will take care of you here.