Celebrated for its splendid setting, San Francisco's landscape is one of unparalleled beauty. No less intriguing are its many charming and eclectic restaurants. Here aficionados of great cooking can sample dishes second to none in stylish and eclectic surroundings. The range of California's micro-climates means a wide selection of fresh ingredients is continually available. And many restaurants have quirky decorating touches - as you might expect of this capital of laid-back chic. This selection of original restaurant interiors is extensively illustrated with over 130 color photographs and recipes from some of San Francisco's coolest dining showplaces. Text in English, German, French, Spanish and Italian.