John’s Liked Places
Oakland International Airport (OAK) is one of John’s Liked Places.

1. Oakland International Airport (OAK)

5.9
1 Airport Dr, Oakland, CA
International Airport · Central East Oakland · 611 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Easy in and out, and a quick BART ride to SF. Much easier than flying into SFO.

La Trappe is one of John’s Liked Places.

2. La Trappe

800 Greenwich St (at Mason), San Francisco, CA
Gastropub · Russian Hill · 74 tips and reviews
Golden Boy Pizza is one of John’s Liked Places.

3. Golden Boy Pizza

9.0
542 Green St (at Grant), San Francisco, CA
Pizzeria · North Beach · 244 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Cash only, but you're getting some great Sicilian slices for the trouble.

Cellarmaker Brewing Company is one of John’s Liked Places.

4. Cellarmaker Brewing Company

1150 Howard St (btwn 7th & 8th St), San Francisco, CA
Brewery · SoMa · 105 tips and reviews
Roam Artisan Burgers is one of John’s Liked Places.

5. Roam Artisan Burgers

8.7
1785 Union St (btwn Gough St & Octavia St), San Francisco, CA
Burger Joint · Union Street · 193 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Correction from a previous burger tip: THIS is the best burger in SF. Try the bison tejano. It's amazing.

Teeth is one of John’s Liked Places.

6. Teeth

7.5
2323 Mission St (at 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Bar · Mission District · 188 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Wing Wednesday is packed, but can't go wrong with 25-cent pricing. Best wings I've had on the West Coast.

The Rockefeller is one of John’s Liked Places.

7. The Rockefeller

7.6
418-422 Pier Ave (Cypress Street), Hermosa Beach, CA
American Restaurant · 35 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Like the Manhattan location, nice spot for reasonable dinner and drinks near water. Local beer list is always a plus.

Rabano is one of John’s Liked Places.

8. Rabano

9.0
2516 Pacific Coast Hwy, Hermosa Beach, CA
Asian Restaurant · 10 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Affordable, fresh and quick food. Try out the Super Bowls!

Allegro Romano is one of John’s Liked Places.

9. Allegro Romano

7.9
1701 Jones St (at Broadway St), San Francisco, CA
Italian Restaurant · Russian Hill · 19 tips and reviews
Dinosaur Bar-B-Que is one of John’s Liked Places.

10. Dinosaur Bar-B-Que

9.3
246 W Willow St (at N Franklin St), Syracuse, NY
BBQ Joint · Downtown Syracuse · 264 tips and reviews
Hatchet Hall is one of John’s Liked Places.

11. Hatchet Hall

8.9
12517 W Washington Blvd (at Boise Ave), Los Angeles, CA
New American Restaurant · West Los Angeles · 33 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Corn bread is fantastic. Game hen is also delicious, and you can't go wrong with the bourbon list. Service also phenomenal.

Turquoise Cafe is one of John’s Liked Places.

12. Turquoise Cafe

8.1
1735 S Catalina Ave, Redondo Beach, CA
Mediterranean Restaurant · South Redondo Beach · 17 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Great dinner spot in South Redondo Beach. Baba Ganoush is top-notch.

Fritto Misto Italian Cafe is one of John’s Liked Places.

13. Fritto Misto Italian Cafe

8.0
316 Pier Ave, Hermosa Beach, CA
Italian Restaurant · 44 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Food's always great, even if service isn't sometimes. Try the sweet potato ravioli. Delicious stuff!

Angelo's Italian Deli is one of John’s Liked Places.

14. Angelo's Italian Deli

8.2
133 Main St, Seal Beach, CA
Italian Restaurant · 8 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Real Italian subs, and excellent service. Not many seats, but try to pop in if you're in Seal Beach.

Dean & DeLuca is one of John’s Liked Places.

15. Dean & DeLuca

607 St Helena Hwy, Saint Helena, CA
Food and Beverage Retail · 63 tips and reviews
Twomey Cellars is one of John’s Liked Places.

16. Twomey Cellars

7.2
1183 Dunaweal Ln (St Helena Hwy), Calistoga, CA
Winery · 6 tips and reviews
Lava Vine Tasting Room is one of John’s Liked Places.

17. Lava Vine Tasting Room

8.5
965 Silverado Trl, Calistoga, CA
Winery · 34 tips and reviews
Crystal's Corner is one of John’s Liked Places.

18. Crystal's Corner

7.6
1185 Yulupa Ave (at Mayette Ave.), Santa Rosa, CA
Coffee Shop · 7 tips and reviews
Cooperage Brewing Company is one of John’s Liked Places.

19. Cooperage Brewing Company

8.7
981 Airway Ct Ste G, Santa Rosa, CA
Brewery · 9 tips and reviews
Alpine Pedal Path is one of John’s Liked Places.

20. Alpine Pedal Path

40971 N Shore Dr, Big Bear, CA
Hiking Trail · 1 tip

John C.John Cassillo: Relaxing hike around the lake. Dog-friendly as well. Get there early before it's too hot, though.

Public School 310 is one of John’s Liked Places.

21. Public School 310

7.9
9411 Culver Blvd., (at Main St.), Culver City, CA
Gastropub · Downtown Culver City · 113 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Quality local craft beer selection. Best to get food so you can grab a table since bar space is limited.

Badmaash is one of John’s Liked Places.

22. Badmaash

8.4
108 W 2nd St Apt 104 (at Main St), Los Angeles, CA
Indian Restaurant · 85 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Try out the Chicken Tikka Poutine! It's a cool fusion Indian place, and good for lunch.

Barbara's at the Brewery is one of John’s Liked Places.

23. Barbara's at the Brewery

7.6
620 Moulton Ave Apt 110 (at N Main St), Los Angeles, CA
Bar · Lincoln Heights · 29 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Cool spot that's not easy to stumble into. But fantastic local beer selection and excellent service.

Congregation Ale House is one of John’s Liked Places.

24. Congregation Ale House

8.3
201 E Broadway (Promenade), Long Beach, CA
Beer Garden · Promenade · 116 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: If Beachwood's crowded, or you're just looking for beers, there are some great options on tap at Congregation. Covered patio too, if you need it.

Santa Monica Brew Works is one of John’s Liked Places.

25. Santa Monica Brew Works

9.1
1920 Colorado Ave Ste C (20th Street), Santa Monica, CA
Brewery · 13 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Spacious, and beers have only gotten better over time. Grab a flight to try out a bunch of their selections.

Crispo is one of John’s Liked Places.

26. Crispo

240 W 14th St (btwn 7th And 8th Ave.), New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · West Village · 169 tips and reviews
Haymaker Bar and Kitchen is one of John’s Liked Places.

27. Haymaker Bar and Kitchen

8.3
252 W 29th St (btwn 7th Ave & 8th Ave), New York, NY
Pub · Chelsea · 42 tips and reviews

John C.John Cassillo: Haven't been for dinner, but stopped in for beers after. Great local craft selection.

Cavallo's Pizzeria is one of John’s Liked Places.

28. Cavallo's Pizzeria

324 7th Ave, New York, NY
Pizzeria · Chelsea · 24 tips and reviews
Cappone’s Salumeria is one of John’s Liked Places.

29. Cappone’s Salumeria

8.3
75 9th Ave, New York, NY
Italian Restaurant · Chelsea · 14 tips and reviews
Yorkshire Square Brewery is one of John’s Liked Places.

30. Yorkshire Square Brewery

1109 Van Ness Ave, Torrance, CA
Brewery · Olde Torrance · 1 tip