Where to Eat around The Westin San Francisco Airport
Collected by Westin AFAR
A short distance from the airport, South San Francisco offers unique ways to get out and soak up the California sun. Stroll in the small town of Burlingame, visit the Pacifica coastline, and enjoy panoramic views from Bernal Heights. Even on a layover you'll be able to get feel for the bay area.
3438 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Cafe St. Jorge is named after the island of Sao Jorge, one of Portugal's nine islands in the Azores archipelago, and is the island where Andrea de Francisco, the owner of the cafe, still has family. Cafe St. Jorge, located in San Francisco's...
390 Capistrano Rd, Half Moon Bay, CA 94019, USA
It may be a little cold and foggy on the the patio at the Half Moon Bay Brewing Company. And certainly a pint or two of their microbrew will refresh more than heat your insides. But don't worry, there are heat lamps over the picnic table or a few...
5631, 830 Cortland Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
We were amazed by the flavors and variety of dishes at this Peruvian restaurant. The Ceviche, corn cake, pulled pork sandwiches, and passion fruit pancetta make for an exceptional meal. If you plan to try Piqueo's on a weekend, reservations should...
Johnson Pier, El Granada, CA 94019, USA
You came all the way to San Francisco and you're going to let some stranger in a chef's hat cook your dungeness crab for you? Pshaw. There's a little-known alternative, even among locals, that's far more fun: Zip down the coast half an hour to...
1205 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA
Always busy, Rocca seems to be the go-to place for a cozy meal in Burlingame. Their dishes are a balance between Northern Italian cooking, American fusion, and fresh Californian ingredients. While it's not what I'd expect in Milan, it's a lovely...
500 Sierra Point Pkwy, Brisbane, CA 94005, USA
The Sierra Point Yacht Club is the perfect place for taking photos and enjoying a nice brunch. Fog is a beautiful player in the early mornings along the peninsula of the San Francisco Bay. I arrived about an hour before a presentation I was...
Park Rd, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA
A regular favorite at certified organic Bay Area farmers' markets, Home Maid Ravioli, sells classic Italian pasta with local flavor. Their focus on seasonal eating and fresh shopping inspires creativity in their kitchen (try the delicious lobster...
1400 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA
On the less busy end of this tiny main street is a gem of a grill. Specializing in 'apple-wood grilling' their fresh seafood and flavorful steaks are very popular. It's best to go at lunch when you can enjoy a table outside or evenings when they...
347 Primrose Rd, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA
Barracuda offers an American take on sushi, catering to regional tastes and experimenting with local flavors. For a light combination try a roll with fresh fruit and fish. The best part is their menu changes with the seasonal produce and catch. On...
121 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030, USA
It's hard to choose from Champagne's 32 flavors of congee, a versatile rice porridge, but I go for the lobster. Their unique menu items includes some variations on the dish I have rarely seen, if ever, at other restaurants in the Bay Area: like...
1170 Broadway, Burlingame, CA 94010, USA
Walking past Preston's it's hard not to feel nostalgic for Willy Wonka-style sweets. For 60 years they have been candy-making, chocolate-dipping and ice-creaming here! Always fresh, on weekday mornings you can checkout their retro equipment hard...
833 Cortland Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
Delicious sweet treat with perfectly ripe fruit and slightly sweetened cheese. Take your treats and sit on a bench to watch the locals stroll by or head up to the top of Bernall Hill with a view of San Francisco to the East Bay.
291 30th St, San Francisco, CA 94131, USA
Craving Sardinian food? Head to La Ciccia in Noe Valley, where the husband-and-wife team of Massimiliano Conti and Lorella Degan will take you on a culinary journey to the island just south of Italy. The chef, a native of Sardinia, serves fresh,...
3299 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA
What began as a humble pop-up at Vinyl Café on Divisadero Street in 2009 has since turned into a San Francisco favorite. Jeff Krupman recently opened a brick-and-mortar PizzaHacker in Bernal Heights. The former bank was painted over with dark blue...
365 Gellert Blvd, Daly City, CA 94015, USA
Koi Palace is a large teahouse inspired by ones found in Southern China and serves dim sum that draws a crowd. Get there early, or be prepared to wait. In addition to the standard dim sum offerings, you'll find my favorite item, which is unique to...
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