Eats around the Mission Bay Campus

On campus

Café 24 (in Genentech Hall, 2nd floor) – upscale cafeteria, good entrees sandwiches/soups/salads, indoor and outdoor tables. $6-10

UCSF Pub (Rutter Center, ½ block from Genentech Hall) – entrees, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, wine/beer. Indoor and outdoor tables. $8-12

Subway (off the plaza outside the UCSF Housing complex, Gene Friend Way, 1 block from Genentech Hall) – sandwiches, outdoor eating area. Inexpensive.

Peasant Pies (off the plaza outside the UCSF Housing complex, Gene Friend Way, 1 block from Genentech Hall) – small savory and sweet pies, indoor and outdoor tables. $4-10.

Publico Taqueria (550 Gene Friend Way on the Plaza) Good local Mexican choice, although they often have long lines on sunny days. $5-10.

SF Kebab (550 16th St, 1 block from Genentech Hall) - Good local Mediterranean food, indoor and outdoor tables. $7-12.

Oda Restaurant & Brewery (1500 Owens St, 2 blocks from Genentech Hall) - basic sandwiches, pizza, salad, good beer selection. $7-12.


Near campus

(within ~0.5 miles away)

Spark Social SF (601 Mission Bay Boulevard North, 3 blocks from Genentech Hall)- Several local food trucks in a festive outdoor settings. $10-15

Tadu Ethiopian Kitchen (1130 4th St)- Good ethiopian food, best if you would like to eat in a family style. $10-15

The Ramp (855 Terry Francois St.; head east on 16th then right on Illinois and left on Terry Francois) – Informal outdoor eating by the shore of the bay. Soups, sandwiches, burgers, fish and chips. $12-20.

Chez Maman (1401 18th Street at Missouri St) – nice French bistro, very good food. Indoor and outdoor seating. $15-25.

Goat Hill Pizza (300 Connecticut St at 18th St) – neighborhood pizza place. Pizzas (whole or slices) and pasta. $8-12.

Moshi Moshi (2092 3rd Street, near the corner of 18th Street) – Sushi/Japanese. Standard American Japanese restaurant fare. Nothing fancy but decent sushi, friendly atmosphere. $10-20.

Sally’s (300 De Haro St at 16th St) – good breakfast food anytime, plus sandwiches, salads, burgers and burritos. Also sells box lunches. $8-12.

Esposto's (16th and Owens) - A good deli. $7-12.

Starbucks (1700 Owens and all over the place) - What can be added here? It's Starbucks and its across the street from campus. $7-10.

Sunflower (288 Connecticut St) - Good Vietnamese food, $7-12.

Truly Mediterranean (900 16th St) - Basic Mediterranean food, $8-13