New American - Best of 2011

Published Mar 29, 2011

These restaurants take old ideas and melt them into tasty new ones. Who does it best?

Winner
2011 Winner

1. Ike's

Voters Love

"I've tried about five different sandwiches from Ike's in SF. Every sandwich is unique, and the names of them bring..." via Dominic C.

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3489 16th Street San Francisco CA 94114
  • Ike's, Great Meals, Cheap Eats, New American, Place for a Sandwich, 3489 16th Street Castro San Francisco CA 94114
    1. Ike's
    3489 16th Street, Castro San Francisco, CA
  • Sauce, Food, New American, 131 Gough St Hayes Valley San Francisco CA 94102
    2. Sauce
    Nominee for: New American
    131 Gough St, Hayes Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Wayfare Tavern, Food, Great Meals, New American, Traditional American, Burger, Desserts, Reason to Cheat on your Diet, 558 Sacramento St Financial District San Francisco CA 94111
    Nominee for: New American
    558 Sacramento St, Financial District San Francisco, CA
  • Nominee for: Burger, New American
    1303 Park St, Alameda, CA
  • Nominee for: Bar Bites, New American
    347 14th St, Oakland Chinatown Oakland, CA
  • Boulevard Restaurant, Great Meals, Food, Wine List, New American, Place to Impress a Date, California, 1 Mission St SoMa San Francisco CA 94105
    Nominee for: New American
    1 Mission St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Chow, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 1240 9th Ave San Francisco CA 94122 215 Church St San Francisco CA 94114 445 Railroad Ave Danville CA 94526 53 Lafayette Cir Lafayette CA 94549
    7. Chow
    Nominee for: New American
    Multiple locations
  • ad hoc, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 6476 Washington St Yountville CA 94599
    8. Ad Hoc
    Nominee for: New American
    6476 Washington St, Yountville, CA
  • Magnolia Gastropub & Brewery, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants San Francisco, Brewpub New American, 1398 Haight St San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: New American
    1398 Haight St, Haight-Ashbury San Francisco, CA
  • 1300 on Fillmore, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants, Cocktails New American Wine List, 1300 Fillmore St San Francisco CA 94115
    Nominee for: New American
    1300 Fillmore St, Western Addition/NoPa San Francisco, CA
  • 1539 Solano Ave, North Berkeley Berkeley, CA
  • 21st Amendment, Great Meals Nightlife Restaurants San Francisco, Brewpub New American, 563 2nd St San Francisco CA 94107
    Nominee for: New American
    563 2nd St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Firefly, Great Meals Restaurants, New American Romantic Restaurant, 4288 24th St San Francisco CA 94114
    12. Firefly
    Nominee for: New American
    4288 24th St, Noe Valley San Francisco, CA
  • Asqew Grill, Food, Barbecue, New American, 1607 Haight St Haight-Ashbury San Francisco CA 94117
    Nominee for: Barbecue, New American
    Multiple locations
  • 900 Grayson, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 900 Grayson St Berkeley CA 94710
    Nominee for: New American
    900 Grayson St, Berkeley, CA
  • Location
    14. Prospect
    Nominee for: New American
    300 Spear St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Chop Bar, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 247 Fourth St. Oakland CA 94607
    17. Chop Bar
    Nominee for: New American
    247 Fourth St., Oakland, CA
  • Beach Chalet, Food, New American, 1000 Great Hwy San Francisco CA 94121
    1000 Great Hwy, San Francisco, CA
  • Salt House, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 545 Mission St San Francisco CA 94105
    Nominee for: New American
    545 Mission St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Buckeye Roadhouse, Food, New American, 15 Shoreline Hwy Marin County Mill Valley CA 94941
    Nominee for: New American
    15 Shoreline Hwy, Mill Valley, CA
  • Alexander's Steakhouse, Food, New American, Steakhouse, 10330 N Wolfe Rd Santa Clara County Cupertino CA 95014
    Nominee for: Steakhouse, New American
    10330 N Wolfe Rd, Santa Clara County Cupertino, CA
  • Location
    Nominee for: New American
    Folsom St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Pork Store Cafe, Food, Breakfast Sandwich, Brunch, New American, 3122 16th St Mission San Francisco CA 94103
    Multiple locations
  • RN74, Food, New American, French, 301 Mission St SoMa San Francisco CA 94105
    20. RN74
    Nominee for: New American, French
    301 Mission St, SoMa San Francisco, CA
  • Basil Leaf Café, Great Meals Restaurants, New American, 501 Hartz Ave Danville CA 94526
    Nominee for: New American
    501 Hartz Ave, Danville, CA
Contest Overview
  • 89,975
    Total Votes
  • 41,330
    Voters
  • 179
    Winners

The 2011 San Francisco AList awards are based on more than 89,000 votes from local Bay Area-area experts.

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