Though chef’s tables are not an extremely common feature of most San Francisco restaurants, there are a few who hosts these VIP tables. Chef’s tables are placed inside or adjacent to the kitchen providing a special dining experience to special guests.
NOPA’s chef’s counter is a bar-style seating located right along the kitchen. It may be a little less formal than the traditional chef’s table, but it gets you right into the action of the kitchen.
One Market Restaurant
One Market Restaurant provided a unique experience to their chef’s table customers. The plates are hand delivered and described to guests who sit at a booth located in the back of the kitchen.
One Market is located at Market St., San Francisco. For reservations or further information call 415.777.5577 or visit www.onemarket.com.
Kokkari Estiatorio Restaurant
Kokkari Estiatorio Restaurant’s chef’s table is located in their Kouzina room. It can host up to 24 people in a semi-private space.
5A5 Steak Lounge
This chef’s table has a view of the kitchen as well as the back outdoor patio. Guests are treated to a special chef’s tasting menu with their service. It has a seating capacity of 12 people.
545 Steak Lounge is located at 244 Jackson St., San Francisco. For reservations or further information call 415.989.2539 or visit www.5a5stk.com.
Perbacco’s chef’s table is located right next to the kitchen and gives eager foodies a chance to get a sense of all of the kitchen’s action. They can accommodate up to eight guests.
Perbacco is located at 230 California St., San Francisco. For reservations or further information, call 415.955.0663 or visit www.perbaccosf.com.