Green`s is always on every local food lovers` top 10 list. Opened by Zen Buddhists some 20 years ago, Green`s all-vegetarian cooking re-shaped the way people view vegetables. While the decor hasn`t changed much since the 70s, the food continues to stand above most of the cuisine in North Beach. Most dishes aren`t vegan and a carnivore will never miss the meat. With its stunning view of the Bay and Golden Gate Bridge, this is a perfect place to take visitors.
Located in a reconverted warehouse in Fort Mason, this eatery serves American dishes with a menu based largely on vegetarian meals. Expect the average entrée to cost roughly $8 to $12, and there`s a prix-fixe menu. Plan to dress casual.
Atmosphere: Green`s opened in 1979 as one of the country`s first vegetarian restaurants. You`ll be able to take in the bay view from many seats here. is accented by wood tones, enhanced by artwork that might rival a gallery collection. The restaurant has a romantic atmosphere. Table talk is no problem here - noise level is unobtrusive.
More Reasons to Go: Green`s is great for anniversaries and other romantic evenings.
Eating & Drinking: Open for lunch and dinner. There`s a Sunday brunch. There is also a prix-fixe menu available.You`ll find that there is a good selection of wines. In addition, the place has a seated bar inside.
Details to Note: Reservations are suggested. Catering for various events can be arranged (call for details & quotes). Entrances and walkways are wheelchair friendly. Children are welcome. Parking has been arranged for customers.
Ways to Pay: Cash, MasterCard, Visa and Discover
Hours of Operation: Mon 8am-9:30pm
Tue-Fri 11:30am-2pm, 5:30pm-9:30pm
Sat Lunch 11:30am-2:30pm
Sat Dinner (prix-fixe): 5:30pm-9pm
Sun Brunch 10am-2pm
Late Desserts: Mon-Sat 9:30-11pm