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Best Romantic Seafood Restaurant for a first time visit to SF

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Anpellegrino3 Feb 23, 2012 03:02 PM

Hi all!

I'm going up to SF with my boyfriend and we both LOVE seafood (especially crab). I'm looking for the perfect restaurant that will satisfy our desire for great food, a romantic restaurant, and has a great vibe/view. Something that will make it special for our first trip there together. We arent looking to break our wallets. I'd say the $$$ price. We are staying in Union Square. I know one day for lunch we will probably go to the Wharf and eat something quick n easy so maybe a new location? Thanks!!

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    hannah Feb 23, 2012 03:05 PM

    Farrallon is right in union square and still solid as far I know.

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      mikeylikesit Feb 23, 2012 03:26 PM

      if you must eat at the wharf, make it scomas.
      i second farrallon.

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        Nopa Feb 24, 2012 11:00 AM

        Second Scoma's, even if you don't have to eat at the Wharf. Ask for a window seat.

    2. Robert Lauriston Feb 24, 2012 09:31 AM

      You might look at the menus for La Mar, Slanted Door, and Waterbar. Most of the view restaurants in SF aren't good and with the exception of a few dives they all charge a premium for the view.

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        ML8000 Feb 24, 2012 11:03 AM

        The only thing I can add about farrallon is ask for a table in the front. That half of the room is nicer.

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          chuckl Feb 24, 2012 01:11 PM

          If you want to get away from Union Square, check out the Cliff House. Nice room, great view, pretty good food. If you go, request a window table

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