The following are some suggested restaurants that we could visit in the future. We could rotate between Asian and Western cuisines and between low-priced, moderately-priced, and high-end restaurants to try out different restaurants and cuisines in the SF Bay Area to suit a variety of culinary tastes and palates.

This list will be updated periodically to remove restaurants that we have already visited and do not intend to have a repeat visit in the near future.

Cafes Edit

  • Cafe Rouge (Berkeley)
  • Yankee Pier (San Jose - Santana Row)

Lounges Edit

  • Blupointe - Raw Bar - Bistro - Lounge (SF)
  • U Street Restaurant + Lounge (SF)
  • First Crush Wine Bar & Lounge (SF)
  • The Cosmopolitan Cafe (SF)
  • Gordon Biersch Brewery Restaurant (SF)
  • Tied House Cafe & Brewery (San Jose, Mountain View)
  • BJ's Restaurant/Brewery/Brewhouse (Cupertino)

Live Jazz music Edit

  • Cafe Claude (SF)
  • Bacar (SF)
  • Moose's Restaurant (SF)

Asian & Pan-Asian Edit

  • Tangerine Pacific Rim Restaurant (SF)
  • Elephant Bar Restaurant (Daly City, Burlingame)
  • Trader Vic's Restaurant (SF)

Taiwanese Edit

  • Taiwan Restaurant (San Francisco)
  • Hakka Restaurant (San Mateo)
  • Cafe Ophelia (Fremont, Milpitas, and Cupertino)
  • Champion Teppanyaki (Fremont)
  • Kingswood Teppan Steak House (Cupertino)
  • Sim Ba La (Cupertino)
  • Formosa Restaurant (Cupertino)
  • Tainan Restaurant (Milpitas)

Cantonese Edit

  • Harbor Village Restaurant (SF)
  • Yank Sing (SF)
  • Ton Kiang Restaurant (SF)
  • Koi Palace (Daly City)
  • Broadway Bistro (Millbrae)
  • Hong Kong Flower Lounge (Millbrae)
  • Fook Yuen Seafood Restaurant (Millbrae)
  • Saigon Seafood Harbor Restaurant (Richmond)
  • R&G Lounge (SF)
  • Jade Villa Restaurant (Oakland)

Singaporean Edit

  • Straits Cafe (SF, Palo Alto, and San Jose - Santana Row)

Vietnamese Edit

  • Three Seasons Restaurant (SF, Palo Alto)
  • Citronelle Restaurant (San Jose)
  • Anise Cafe (San Jose)

Thai Edit

  • Thai House Express (SF)
  • Mekong Restaurant (SF)

Burmese Edit

  • Burma Superstar Restaurant (SF)

Korean Edit

  • BOAs Fine Asian Grill & Korean BBQ (Cupertino)

Japanese Edit

  • Hana Zen Yakitori and Sushi Bar (SF)
  • Todai's Restaurant (Daly City)
  • Blowfish Sushi To Die For (SF and San Jose - Santana Row)
  • Fune Ya Japanese Cuisine (SF)
  • Osaka Sushi (SF)
  • Yoshi's at Jack London Square (Oakland)

Seafood Edit

  • Neptune's Palace Seafood Restaurant (SF)
  • Pier Market Restaurant (SF)
  • Franciscan's Restaurant (SF)
  • Scott's Restaurant (Oakland - Jack London Square)
  • Hog Island Oyster Company (SF)
  • The Spinnaker Restaurant (Sausalito)

American Edit

  • Village California Bistro & Wine Bar (San Jose - Santana Row)

British Edit

  • Elephant & Castle Pub and Restaurant [E&C] (SF)

Italian Edit

  • Il Fornaio (SF, Palo Alto)
  • Figaros (SF - North Beach)
  • Poggio Trattoria (Sausalito)
  • Maggiano's Little Italy (San Jose - Santana Row)
  • Buca di Beppo (SF, Palo Alto, San Jose, and Campbell)
  • Olive Garden (SF)
  • Pasta Pomodoro (all over the Bay Area)

French Edit

  • Left Bank (San Mateo, Palo Alto, and San Jose - Santana Row)
  • Bistro Jeanty (Yountville - Napa Valley)

German Edit

  • Suppenkuche (SF)

Spanish Edit

  • Cortez Restaurant & Bar (SF)

Brazilian Edit

  • Cleo's Brazilian Steak House & Fine Italian Food (San Bruno)

Mexican Edit

  • El Torito (all over the Bay Area)

Gourmet Pizza & Casual Dining Edit

  • Zachary's Chicago Pizza (Berkeley, Oakland)
  • California Pizza Kitchen (SF)
  • Lovejoy's Tea Room (SF)
  • Applebee's (all over the Bay Area)
  • Sweet Tomatoes (South Bay)

New Orleans Cajun Cuisine Edit

  • Nola Restaurant (Palo Alto)
  • Kingfish Restaurant (San Francisco)
  • Creola Restaurant (San Carlos)