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275 South Airport Boulevard, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703 (Formerly Houlihan's at the Holiday Inn San Francisco Airport)
650-588-2265
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Price range: $11 - $30
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Bar
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: US Route 101 at South Airport Blvd
Transit: Service ran by BART to South San Francisco BART Station or to SFO BART Station and take hotel shuttle.
Description: Forget 'casual dining.' That's an industry term so out of touch with how consumers eat and drink today. For premium quality and style; fare that's at times familiar and other times adventurous and a laid-back modern setting, Houlihan's is a true original.
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Orcutt, California
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

This place is always consistent. The food is awesome, the service terrific and they have a nice wine and beer menu as well.They never disappoint, I strongly recommend them!

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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Considering that this is a holiday inn bar/restaurant. This place was not bad. Indeed some of the food items like the tuna were awesome. The salads were fresh and huge. In fact as I write this I am changing the review to "very good" it looks like a hotel bar: dark and dinghy , but the service is good and... More 

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91 reviews 91 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

We were happy to find a Houlihan's after enjoying the chain for years in Orlando. The atmosphere is welcoming for families and there is a nice bar area as well. Plenty of TVs around to catch whatever game you're interested in. The service was quick and pleasant like we were used to. The food was very good as well. The... More 

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Marlton, New Jersey
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18 reviews 18 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

The bartender, Donna, is absolutely, hands down, fantastic!!! Her upbeat spirit and professional demeanor made my trip fantastic. She is on point, and is courteous to the patrons. I used to come here only for the southwest chicken wrap, but now have two reasons to return.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

A comfortable and welcoming restaurant that provides great service and good food at standard prices for the location. Drinks were a bit overpriced and watered down, and some of the food lacked sufficient seasoning, but the portions were good, and a little salt, pepper and lemon added the needed enhancements for a more tasty meal. Not lots of dining options... More 

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Peterborough, New Hampshire
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79 reviews 79 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

After a cross country flight I needed to get a quick bite at the hotel restaurant. The beer selection here was good and the chicken enchiladas were very good. Probably the best part of the dish was the "coleslaw" side. What a great flavor! Atmosphere is a typical hotel sports bar. My waiter was very pleasant.

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Beijing, China
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

While there during the 6th game of the SFGiants -and KC Royal play offs. The atmosphere was electrifying fans from both teams were routing for there teams.

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MN
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54 reviews 54 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

While staying at the adjacent Holiday Inn, Houlihan's made for a convenient location. Ended up popping in for a beer when I arrived late at night, had breakfast there the following morning, and begrudgingly had dinner there that night as well. Breakfast was actually quite decent, and the salad I had for dinner was okay. My experience, especially the last... More 

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Melbourne
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85 reviews 85 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

We stayed at Holiday Inn and arrived after a full day of driving from Yosemite. We were happy to find a restaurant sports bar just off the hotel lobby. We sat in a booth. I like booths as opposed to tables. There were heaps of booths and lots of TVs on the wall. We watched the ball game. I ordered... More 

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21 reviews 21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

I had the French Dip very good my husband had the turkey wrap both were very good. I had a blue berry martini and it was good. Service was good. Served us quickly and came and checked on us several times

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Additional Information about Houlihan's

Address: 275 South Airport Boulevard, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703 (Formerly Houlihan's at the Holiday Inn San Francisco Airport)
Phone Number: 650-588-2265
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 11 - 30
Cuisine: American, Bar

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