20 "Kids" restaurants in San Francisco.
You say your kid is well-behaved, but what you mean is mostly well-behaved. And that’s all right, because we’ve found restaurants that can handle an occasional tantrum. These spots are casual, friendly, and won’t treat you like a pariah if someone at your table throws some spaghetti at the waiter.
Batter Bakery in Polk Gulch makes some of the best cookies in the whole city.
Kate’s Kitchen in the Lower Haight is a breakfast spot with oddly-named dishes like the Flanched Flarney Garney.
If you’re in Mission Bay, Casey’s Pizza is a great neighborhood spot for pizza and a beer.
If you need a quick pastry in Bernal Heights, stop by Black Jet Baking Co.
Emmy’s Spaghetti Shack in Bernal Heights does amazing old-school Italian in a space that feels like a 1990s time capsule.
Flour + Water Pizzeria in the Mission will make you happier than your childhood pizza party.
Wesburger ‘n’ More is a casual spot in the Mission with burgers that you’ll need to nap off afterward.
San Tung is a Chinese restaurant in the Sunset with great chicken wings, but the entire menu is worth trying out.
Stop by Holy Gelato in the Sunset after dinner or on a hot day for a few scoops of ice cream, including some vegan flavors.
Getting a burger at Gott’s Roadside is one of the best reasons to go to the Ferry Building.
Tony’s Pizza Napoletana in North Beach makes nearly every style of pizza under one roof.
Son’s Addition is a neighborhood spot in the Mission that serves everything from charred octopus to a solid cheeseburger.
For a casual last-minute dinner in the Marina, The Italian Homemade Co. is a solid option.