Northern California has tons of beautiful restaurants with fancy exteriors, where you can spend a magical evening dining in plush, upscale surroundings. These 10 restaurants do not fit into that category. In fact, when you see the outside of these little spots, you might be tempted to keep moving along – they’re bland, boring and downright unassuming. But…the food here is delicious and the service is fabulous! If you’re just looking for a really tasty meal in a friendly restaurant, you really need to check these out.

We don’t have room here to list all the unassuming restaurants in the northern portion of the state…so what did we miss? Let us know!

Now that you’ve enjoyed dinner, it’s time for dessert! Check out these six restaurants that serve up some delicious apple pie!

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