San Francisco February 09, 2017
Here Are 12 Incredible Places You Can Eat In San Francisco For Less Than $10
San Francisco is known worldwide now to be one thing — expensive! Why spend too much of your hard earned money on a single meal when you can find delicious and satisfying food for less than $10? Believe it or not you can still grab a good meal for under $10. Let’s check out these 12 spots in San Francisco that are worth your time and hunger for good eats at a cheap price.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now:
1. Swan Oyster Depot: 1517 Polk Street, 94109
In 2017, this spot is still a popular favorite with locals and tourists alike. And, it is cheap and more than delicious. Swans is a no-frills Polk Street spot that is a must for raw seafood lovers.
2. Hot Sauce and Panko: 1468 Hyde Street, San Francisco, 94109
A tiny place with limited seating, but don't let this deter you. If you want the best wings in a variety of flavors or fried chicken sandwich then this is the place for you. Don't break the bank for great food because this place is a great option.
3. Sam's Pizza & Hamburgers: 618 Broadway, 94133
Sam’s is only open from 5pm-2am, but well worth the time to visit in North Beach. This is a classic institution that offers great burgers and drinks at a very reasonable price.
4. Art's Cafe: 747 Irving Street, 94122
Venture out to the Inner Sunset for some tasty and refreshingly simple yet delicious food. Art's Cafe puts a Korean spin on American classics, all with an old-school diner charm.
5. Cafe Trieste: 609 Vallejo Street, San Francisco, 94133
This place was the hangout spot of Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg, and a great coffee spot and place to eat too. If you order a sandwich or any food, as of now, everything is under $10! The ambiance here is old school and classic.
6. Uncle Boy's: 245 Balboa Street, San Francisco, 94118
A truly unassuming and affordable spot that delivers a hearty meal. A favorite tends to be the burger with American cheese combo that comes with fries, and an add on of chicken tenders! Wow!
7. Sam Wo Restaurant: 713 Clay Street, 94108
Sam Wo is popular and has a loyal following, and better yet offers many plates under $10. Around for 100+ years, this Chinese spot is truly an SF institution .
8. Papalote: 3409 24th Street, 94110
There are many reasonably priced Mexican restaurants in the Mission, and Papalote offers quality food in a nice place. The burritos and tacos are under $10, and if you are willing to spend more the salsa is a hit here too!
9. Yamo: 3406 18th Street, 94110
A rare cuisine at a great price. Go to Yamo and get your Burmese specialties (like the tea leaf salad) and Chinese classics (dumplings) at this hole-in-the-wall tucked in the Mission.
10. The Sentinel: 37 New Montgomery Street, 94105
Everything is $10 and under at this downtown lunchtime favorite. This is a takeaway spot known for serving incredible corned beef sandwiches and more. Check it out!
11. Zen Yai Thai Restaurant: 771 Ellis Street, 94109
This spot is known for their boat noodles, served in a beefy broth. Zen Yai is full of yummy eats under $10. This is a popular Thai restaurant with a good reputation and great prices.
12. Taqueria Cancun: 2288 Mission Street, 94110
Among the many well priced spots in the Mission, this place is legendary. For burrito fans who think a taco is just not enough, here's your spot. Super tacos, nachos, burritos, and much more at a very decent price.
Have you tried any of these places? Let us know if you have and give more recommendations if possible too. If you’re curious about great food then check out 12 San Francisco Sandwiches You Have To Try Before You Die.
Address: 2288 Mission Street, 94110 Address: 747 Irving Street, 94122 Address: 1517 Polk Street, 94109 Address: 1468 Hyde Street, San Francisco, 94109 Address: 609 Vallejo Street, San Francisco, 94133 Address: 245 Balboa Street, San Francisco, 94118 Address: 713 Clay Street, 94108 Address: 37 New Montgomery Street, 94105 Address: 771 Ellis Street, 94109 Address: 618 Broadway, 94133