11 Oct San Francisco Classic; North Beach Restaurant
Originally posted on August 7, 2010 | Examiner.com
Situated in the heart of North Beach, this spot just keeps getting better and better! A classic Tuscan-style ambiance surrounded by original works of art, Venetian granite throughout and beautiful vaulted ceilings created by Italian craftsmen. In 1970 Lorenzo Petroni and Bruno Orsi founded this spot and it’s been named “San Francisco’s # 1 Italian Restaurant” ever since. Renowned for it’s authentic cuisine, it is a must visit dining destination for Bay Area locals and tourists alike, they also offer four dining rooms, including three banquet rooms, ideal for special occasions and private parties.
North Beach Restaurant has an unbelievable menu, which offers up everything from classic appetizers such as a beautiful Caprese Salad, Shrimp Cocktail or how about a scrumptious Home-Made Soup? Entrées include, Fresh Pasta, Home Cured Prosciutto, Risotto, Fresh Baked Focaccia, Seafood, Veal, Lamb, Beef , Chicken, and Home-Made Desserts! Veal Lovers will be in heaven with the thick and juicy Veal Chop which can be prepared Broiled, Sautéed or Milanese (breaded), the Eggplant Parmigiana never disappoints either, made with Fresh Tomato and Mozzarella, delicious!
Service here is impeccable, as expected and the Matre d’ never forgets a face, which really makes you feel like part of the family. North Beach Restaurant has a very nice bar and wine cellar, which has been selected as one of Wine Spectator’s “America’s Top 100 Wine Lists” featuring over 500 bottles of wine. Also, proudly served is Patron Vineyards estate wines including California’s 1st Brunello ” Poggio Alla Pietra”. www. petronivineyards.com
1512 Stockton Street, San Francisco, Ca 94133 Tel: 415-392-1700. Toll Free 1-866-860-0013 / Website- www.northbeachrestaurant.com Hours- Mon-Sun 11:30 a.m – 11:30 p.m