If you are visiting America’s West and you find yourself in San Francisco, then there are some amazing views which you will need to see and what better way to see them than dining in some of the top restaurants in the city! We have picked out the best places where you can see San Fran’s incredible sites, like the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco bay.

Cliff House

The Cliff House restaurant offers amazing views of the Pacific Ocean and you can watch cruise ships and cargo arrive in ports. Popular dishes and drinks at this San Francisco restaurant include Oysters and martinis which you can sip as you watch the sunset over the ocean.


Get perfect views of San Francisco at the Waterbar whilst enjoying a drink some of the city’s finest seafood. With a great view of the Golden Gate Bridge, if you are looking for somewhere to relax and unwind then the Waterbar can give you just that.

Slanted Door

Offering views of the ocean and the iconic Golden Gate Bridge, this top restaurant in San Francisco brings you some of the best modern Vietnamese food in the city. The mainly glass venue serves you a scenic view whilst you enjoy amazing cuisine from across the globe.

Scomas Sausalito

Scomas Sausalito restaurant serves up fresh seafood on the waterfront overlooking San Francisco Bay. For a relaxed setting, great food and amazing views then you can’t give this restaurant a miss during your break in San Francisco!

The View Lounge

Enjoy cocktails and small plates whilst taking in panoramic views of the amazing city at The View Lounge. This glass skyscraper building is best to visit at night when you can see the whole of San Francisco lit up, including the Golden Gate Bridge.

Mister Jiu’s

If your’re up for an unforgettable oriental dining experience, head to San Francisco’s China Town and  Mister Jiu’s oriental fine dining will give you just that. Explore the bustling area of China Town and enjoy the building’s beautiful architecture and lights whilst you dine in the restaurant.

Epic Steak

Tucked away in the Bay, offers visitors a dining experience with a panoramic view of the Bay, Golden Gate Bridge, Treasure Island and the San Francisco Skyline. Take in the scenery whilst enjoying an award-winning steak.

San Francisco has plenty of gems to explore and if it is your first time in this incredible city then you should definitely check out some of these amazing dining experiences. Thinking about heading to the West Coast? TravelUp has some of the best flights and hotels offerings – get exploring San Francisco in no time!