Restaurants

Top Choice Deli in North Beach & Chinatown

Molinari

Observe quasi-religious North Beach noontime rituals: enter Molinari, and grab a number and a crusty roll. When your number's called, wisecracking staff pile your roll with heavenly fixings: milky buffalo mozzarella…
Deli in The Marina, Fisherman’s Wharf & the Piers

Lucca Delicatessen

Open since 1929, this classic Italian deli is an ideal spot to assemble picnics for Marina Green. Besides perfect prosciutto and salami, nutty cheeses and fruity Chiantis, expect made-to-order sandwiches on fresh-ba…
Deli in Nob Hill, Russian Hill & Fillmore

Cheese Plus

Foodies, rejoice: here's one deli where they won't blink if you request aged, drunken chèvre instead of provolone on your sandwich. The specialty is classic grilled cheese, made with artisan fromage du jour, but for…