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These 8 Little Known Restaurants In San Francisco Are Hard To Find But Worth The Search

San Francisco has nearly 50% more restaurants per households than New York City and it’s got a whopping number of Michelin star joints, hole-in-the-wall gems, and mom-and-pop favorites. With all those eateries, it’s easy for a fabulous spot to get overlooked, especially if it sits unassumingly at the end of an alleyway or even in a mall. Here are some of our favorite little known restaurants in San Francisco that take a little more effort to find—but are totally worth the search.

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Stephanie Garr
Stephanie is a freelance writer and editor based in San Francisco, California. When she's not tapping at a keyboard, she can be found leading groups on gourmet chocolate walking tours (best job ever) or running the many lovely hills and stairs of the city (to burn off all that chocolate, of course). She also runs a travel blog with her husband at Big & Small Travel (bigandsmalltravel.com).