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Biscuits & Blues

401 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1705
415-292-2583
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Ranked #688 of 5,007 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $25
Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Cajun & Creole, Bar
Neighborhood:
Union Square
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Good for: Bar scene
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Geary St.
Transit: Muni: 30 & 45 stops at front door, 38 Geary, Powell Station; Cable Car; BART: Powell Station
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San Mateo, California
Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

I went to B&B to listen Ray Charles Project on the 13th of December with my husband. To take good seats, it is recommended to have meals, too. We decided to have dinner. Appetizer was shrimp and corn fritters. I ordered catfish and my husband did meatloaf. The appetizer had nice texture combination but it was bit greasy-need more skill... More 

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Santa Rosa, California
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

Loved the small nightclub feeling, dinner was good, Jambalaya and corn and shrimp fritters. the blues music made it feel like stepping back in time. We enjoyed it. The cover charge was a little high. But still a good evening.

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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43 reviews 43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Situated one block from Union Square, Biscuits and Blues is a great gem of a venue. It is an intimate blues club, with superb food. We pre-booked online for an early show. Great selection of drinks, but the surprise is that the food is really, really good. My wife had cajun jambalaya, whilst I had blackened Cajun catfish and sackotash.... More 

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Southern Alberta
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75 reviews 75 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

This was our first time to San Fran and wanted a night out with music and this place delivered. The food was fantastic, drinks were tasty and strong, and the music was fantastic. This was a memorable evening in San Francisco.

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San Diego, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

First, everyone knows that "cozy", when used with a music club, is a euphemism for "really, really loud." The front desk offers earplugs; I recommend you take them. The menu is basic Southern - ribs, fried chicken, catfish, all of which were above average and fairly priced. Not much here, though, for the calorie conscious. Drinks and beer menu are... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This place is a little sketchy from the outside, but we went there at the suggestion of the front desk staff at our hotel. There is a cover charge to enter and the bar / act is in the basement. It tends to be loud and the place is "intimate." The act I have to say was quite good and... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We went to the Stevie Ray Vaughn show what a great night we went early so we could have a meal before the show. A great meal and the beverage list was good. The show went for 1 hr and was continuous what a great way to spend an evening. There are two sessions per evenng.

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London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Saw a great blues, Jazz band and were allowed to stay on for the second set, very reasonable entrance fee, good variety and quality of food and good waitress service. recommended.

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Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Booked this really more to hear the blues music...this was good, but food I maybe would give it a miss...nothing to exciting and choices available some where off the menu and what was left was pretty boring,

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Canada
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51 reviews 51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Returned last week-second time in two years. Still the place to go for live music and a decent meal. Same thing happened this time though - had to send back my meal because it was cold. 'Crawfish etouffee' was the right portion and very tasty. Great spot - lots of couples, small groups, appreciative crowd. You can feel comfortable here... More 

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Additional Information about Biscuits & Blues

Address: 401 Mason Street, San Francisco, CA 94102-1705
Phone Number: 415-292-2583
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Wednesday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Thursday 5:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Friday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
Cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole, Bar

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