In a city full of ethnic food, it can be tough to find German food. Suppenkuche (525 Laguna St., 415/252-9289, www.suppenkuche.com , nightly 5–10 p.m., Sun. 10 a.m.–2:30 p.m., $8–18.50) brings a taste of Bavaria to the Bay Area .
The beer list makes a great place to start, since you can enjoy a wealth of classic German brews on tap and in bottles, plus a few Belgians thrown in for variety.
On the dinner menu, expect to find German classics from various regions of the Old Country, with a focus on Bavarian cuisine. Spätzle, pork, sausage…you name it, they’ve got it, and it will harden your arteries right on up. Eat and enjoy!