In the past year and a half, 16 restaurants have opened along a three-block stretch of the Valencia Street corridor in San Francisco's Mission District. There are so many places to eat, some local merchants are asking the city for a freeze on new permits, something that's unlikely to happen. How to navigate SF's crowded new restaurant zone? Local Chowhounds pondered a question about where to have a comfortable sit-down lunch here and came up with three great picks.
Dante's Weird Fish [Mission District]
2193 Mission Street, San Francisco
St. Vincent [Mission District]
1270 Valencia Street, San Francisco
Bar Tartine [Mission District]
561 Valencia Street, San Francisco