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Deep Yelp Thoughts on Michael Bauer’s Top 100 SF Bay Area Restaurants



Michael Bauer’s Top 100. No Big Surprises

You’ve perused Michael Bauer’s Top 100 list. 

We’ve pulled out the 17 new additions to his 2007 list and did a little
side-by-side to see what the Yelp community at large thinks.    
            

                                                               
                                           

Restaurants

Avg. Star Rating
  on
Yelp

Total No. of Reviews on
Yelp

Ad
Hoc

4.5

52

Aqua

4

173

Coi

4

50

Dopo

4

65

Junnoon

3.5

35

Kaygetsu

4.5

48

Mantra

3.5

42

Masa’s

4.5

89

Maya

3.5

170

Mecca

3.5

118

Nopa

4

429

Perbacco

3.5

132

Pescheria

3.5

86

PlumpJack
Café

4

51

Poleng
Lounge

3.5

203

Scott
Howard

3.5

146

Silks

4

16

If you spend some time on Yelp (and you must because you are reading
this blog post), you know that there are a ton of notables that would have made
REALLY good contenders for this list. We’re talking, Dear Mr. Bauer, won’t you
please consider them for next year’s list, good. Yes, that good.

Now this is a SAMPLE list of San Francisco’s gems. Don’t hold our feet to the
fire if your personal fave isn’t on here – as the saying goes: "So many
restaurants, so little space on our blog to cover them all." Have your own opinion, then let’s Talk it out…

               
                                                                               
                        

A Sampling of Yelper
Faves…

Avg. Star Rating on
Yelp

Total No. of Reviews on
Yelp

Alembic

4

121

Angeline’s
Lousiana Kitchen

4

56

B

4

57

Big Four
Restaurant

4.5

49

Chapeau!

4.5

187

Chez
Spencer

4.5

156

Clementine

4.5

109

Colibri
Mexican Bistro

4

192

Gregoire

4

126

Fresca

4

214

Kiss

4.5

105

Liberty
Cafe

4

99

Little Star
Pizza

4.5

441

Luella

4

120

Maverick

4

192

Oola

4

348

Pomelo

4

76

PPQ
Dungeness Crab

4

157

The
House

4.5

219

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