San Francisco Steakhouse
September 10, 2019
| By
Maria Mancuso

San Francisco Restaurants: Top Steakhouses in San Francisco

This latest article in our San Francisco Travel Blog, ‘San Francisco Restaurants: Guide to Top Steakhouses in San Francisco,’ introduces you to just a few of the best and highest rated Steakhouses in San Francisco.

San Francisco has many great restaurants to choose from; Sushi, Italian, American and of course the highly cherished Steakhouse.  

Our latest San Francisco Travel Blog article, ‘San Francisco Restaurants: Top San Francisco Steakhouses’ presents you with options when you are in the mood for a perfect steak in San Francisco. Those who appreciate the perfectly prepared steak, have several great choices to consider. This list includes some new restaurants and some well-established joints that are sure to satisfy your taste for all things ‘steak.’  Here we go! 


5A5 Steak Lounge (2,154 Yelp reviews)
Cuisine: Steak
Location: 244 Jackson Street, San Francisco, CA 94111 
Telephone: 415-989-2539
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 1.3 miles

Established in 2009, 5A5 is the result of some friends who had a passion for great steaks and a desire to share their love of the perfect steak with the city of San Francisco.  They serve the best grade of steaks in the world, grade A5 100% Japanese Wagyu and US Certified Angus Beef, Australian 'Kobe' beef.

When you come to 5A5 Steak Lounge, here are some recommendations; Truffle Fries, Bone Marrow and Hamachi for appetizers. Slow roasted Prime Rib, NY Strip Steak and if you are ready to taste the best choose from; A5 Wagyu NY, A5 Wagyu Filet, Tajima F1 NY or Tajima F1 Filet.

Aged beef at a San Francisco Steakhouse
Some of the top San Francisco Steakhouses offer perfectly aged US Certified Angus Beef and Japanese Wagyu


House of Prime Rib (6,958 Yelp reviews)
Cuisine: Steak
Location: 1906 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109
Telephone: 415-885-4605
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 1.6 miles

Who doesn’t enjoy a perfectly cooked Prime Rib?  Well you’re in luck with a visit to the House of Prime Rib.  This Steakhouse is a genuine San Francisco landmark establishment.  They serve well-marbled Prime Rib in the English Tradition and caved table side. They serve the highest-grade US Certified Angus Beef, A5 100% Japanese Wagyu and Australian Kobe Beef.

When you come to House of Prime Rib, here are some recommendations; Yorkshire Pudding – the old English style, Creamed Spinach, ANY of their Prime Rib cuts; The City Cut, The English Cut or the King Henry VIII Cut.

 

Bobo’s (2,059 Yelp reviews)
Cuisine: Steak
Location: 1450 Lombard Street, San Francisco, CA 94123
Telephone: 415-441-8880
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2.3 miles

Established in 2003, Bobo’s has been committed to being all about steaks. Bobo's offers a range of prime, dry-aged 4 to 6 weeks. Their Bone-in filet mignon is a top choice among the many loyal customers. They also offer items off the ‘Steak Lovers’ list; Tuna Carpaccio, Dungeness Crab, Crostini and more. 

When you come to Bobo’s, here are some recommendations; Crispy Crab Cake, Crab (lots and lots of Crab), Bone-in Filet, Super Bone-in Filet, New York New York (Sinatra’s cut), just to recommend a few items.


Harris’ Restaurant (1,821 Yelp reviews)
Cuisine: Steak
Location: 2100 Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94109
Telephone: 415-673-1888
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 1.6 miles

Opened in 1984, Harris' Restaurant is one of the leading steakhouses. The restaurant features four dining rooms and a bar. Its main dining room features plush booths, high ceilings, brass chandeliers, skylights and a painting by local artist Barnaby Conrad. In addition to serving steak perfection, Harris’ also serves up other guest favorites such as Lamb Chops, Maine Lobster, Chicken and Salmon.

When you visit Harris’ Restaurant, here are some recommendations; for starters choose the seared and sliced Japanese Wagyu Ribeye, Veal Sweetbreads and you must try their Lobster Mac & Cheese. For steak choices you cannot go wrong with; Filet Mignon, The Harris, The Porterhouse, Petite Filet with Steamed Whole Maine Lobster.

San Francisco Steakhouse
Some of the cuts offered at the Top San Francisco Steakhouses include; Filet, New York Strip, Tomahawk, Prime Rib and Prime Rib.


Espetus Brazilian Steak House (3,349 Yelp reviews)
Cuisine: Authentic Brazilian Steakhouse
Location: 1686 Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-552-8792
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2.7 miles

Two words. Come. Hungry.  Espetus is the first and only authentic Brazilian Steakhouse in San Francisco and they serve up 14 signature cuts of meat table side and cut from large skewers. Guests can choose from cuts of fine quality chicken, lamb, pork, seafood and of course a variety of prime steak cuts. The skewers are taken directly from the fire to your table, so the temperature, flavor and textures are perfect. 

When you visit Espetus Brazilian Steak House, here are some recommended items for you to try. Espetus features an amazing gourmet salad bar that is a must try item.  From here you are on your own as the selections of wonderful steak, chicken, lamb and pork keep coming to your table.


Our latest San Francisco Travel Blog article, ‘San Francisco Restaurants: Top Steakhouses in San Francisco,’ introduces you to just a few of the great steakhouses of San Francisco. During your next visit to San Francisco we hope you make time to try on (or more) of these highly rated eating establishments.

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