The Outstanding Restaurants Hidden in San Francisco's Cultural Institutions

6 secret culinary gems inside the city's top museums and performing arts centers

You might think of art-house canteens as little more than convenient places to refuel after hours on your feet, but the constantly changing, locally inspired menus and innovative drinks at the eateries inside San Francisco’s cultural institutions make them fine places to decompress and enjoy an exceptional meal. Follow our guide on where to eat at SFJazz Center, the Exploratorium, Asian Art Museum, Contemporary Jewish Museum, California Academy of Sciences and the de Young Museum.

SLIDESHOW: Where to eat at San Francisco's cultural institutions