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Food: Unique Dining Experiences in the City by the Bay

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From elegant to ethnic, from catch of the day to cake of the day, dinner in San Francisco can be quirky, yet always an unforgettable and delicious experience. Whether you are in the mood for a romantic dinner or something a bit more wild and unpredictable, the city by the bay offers plenty of options to please both your palate and personality.

Dinner and a movie may be something of a cliché, but at Foreign Cinema, it’s a package deal. This "only in San Francisco" restaurant in the heart of the city’s Mission District offers a regularly changing menu of Californian and Mediterranean cuisine served during screenings of foreign or independent films. Recent and upcoming film selections include Fellini’s Nights of Cabiria, The Diving Bell and the Butterfly, and Amelie. They have a substantial wine list, an oyster bar, and a wide range of "premieres" (think appetizers) and "features" (main dishes).

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