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Founded way back in 1937 and having survived the Great Depression, Original Joe's is a great place to eat. The simplicity of the meals is only outdone by the portions: the classic Flatiron Steak and... Read More
Founded way back in 1937 and having survived the Great Depression, Original Joe's is a great place to eat. The simplicity of the meals is only outdone by the portions: the classic Flatiron Steak and Eggs is three square meals on one plate. The breakfast menu offers a good variety of omelets, along with sausage, eggs, ham, and other traditional breakfast items. The retro ambience includes waiters in tuxedos, and hamburgers come highly recommended. With its signature red leather booths, legendary smooth cocktails, and renowned Italian American menu, Joe's has come to signify its own Northern Californian category of food and symbolizes classic Italian American comfort food at its finest.
- Best for Homestyle Because: Original Joe's has been making simple but comforting food for San Francisco for generations.
- Best for Restaurants near AT&T Park Because: A great option for those headed to AT&T Park but also wanting to experience San Francisco's iconic North Beach neighborhood.
- Best for North Beach's Best Restaurants Because: Original Joe's is a rare exception in the San Francisco food scene, combining traditional classics with a modern sensibility.