San Francisco may be known for its chilly weather, but when the sun is shining, the occasion calls for a fun outdoor space to eat and drink — and it certainly doesn’t hurt that when it comes to COVID-19, it’s safer to dine outdoors. Check out two dozen of the city's best outdoor respites, from those already graced with outdoor patios to others who got creative with parking lots and parklets. (And fear not: If the temperature drops and Karl the Fog blows in off the bay, most restaurants come prepared with heat lamps, awnings, and even blankets.)
If you’d rather have a bird’s-eye view of the city, check out this list of very excellent places to eat and drink outside on the city’s rooftops, and if you’re looking for some of the best parklets in the city, try this fun list of spots.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; it may pose a risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial COVID transmission.Read More