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301 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105 (South Beach)
4155437474
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Ranked #637 of 5,036 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Sat 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood:
SoMa
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Good for: Romance, Doing business
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Fremont and Beale
Transit: BART: Embarcadero Muni - F: Market St & Main Bus: Beale St. at Mission St
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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Dallas, Texas
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015 NEW

Make sure you know where RN74 is, there is no sign, it's that kind of place. Smaller then normal bar area but this place is for dinner not necessary for drinks only. Farm to table type concept with unique dishes and an extensive wine list. Service could have been a little faster in fact a couple 2 tables away walked... More 

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bethesda, md
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307 reviews 307 reviews
200 restaurant reviews
88 helpful votes 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015 NEW

The food was quite good and the space was really interesting, but the noise level at the restaurant was deafening. I could barely hear the person sitting next to me, let alone the person across from me. The Happy Hour special at the bar was good, and dinner was tasty - and portions were good. I appreciated that a cheese... More 

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Mill Valley, California
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188 reviews 188 reviews
121 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We spent New Years Eve here, and were under-whelmed. The atmosphere is fine, casual with a nod to train travel. The Hungarian Champagne we ordered at the bar was terrible. The holiday menu sounded creative (Kumamoto Oyster & Champagne Sabayon/ Jamon Iberico Monte Cristo/ Marinated Nantucket Bay Scallops/ Roasted French Turbot/Black Truffle Raviolo/ Stuffed Sonoma Squab/White Truffle Banana Milkshake/Dark Chocolate... More 

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Newport Beach, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

Don't get me wrong, we enjoyed our meal but I don't know if it was expectations due to reputation or an off night but everything was..... just good. I enjoyed the mushroom soup; very well done. It was a nice environment but not cozy. The steak was well portioned and cooked to the perfect warmth. Service was..... acceptable but not... More 

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Kingwood, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014 via mobile

I first heard about RN74 years ago before even moving out to California. I randomly saw an article in wine spectator about them and their unique European-style train schedule board that tells you what wines in the cellar are hot for purchase. That part of the atmosphere was our main draw, because that told us the wine selection would probably... More 

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Victor, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Took some customers for a business dinner and really enjoyed the atmosphere and wine. Souffle was worth the wait, but my sea bass was a little disappointing. I would try again as the rest of the group enjoyed their meals.

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Los Angeles, California
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23 reviews 23 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Recommended by a friend - we are so glad we dined there. The restaurant is a bit noisy but has a great vibe. A very eclectic menu - we ordered all appetizers/small plates & then didn't have room for a main dish. Definitely try the mushroom soup, warm olives, brandade beignets. Extensive wine list and our server was very knowledgeable.... More 

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San Francisco
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Pretty good food. Especially pate du canard and steak tartare. Loud place. Not really for a romantic date setting. Lots of suits going after work meals or business meetings. Great wine selection.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2014

My husband and I decided to visit this restaurant because of their reputation and wine list. It did not disappoint! We got one of their "last bottle" wines and then followed the recommendations of our wait staff as far as what to pair with the wine. It was a perfect match and the food and service were excellent! We had... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

RN74 is anything but ordinary. If you are looking for great culinary experience in a warmth and impeccably decorated atmosphere - RN74 is the perfect place for you. Located in the close proximity within the business hotel in San Francisco CBD, this restaurant offers wine enthusiasist, great selection of wines from their cellar. It was a dinner for 3 that... More 

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Additional Information about RN74

Address: 301 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone Number: 4155437474
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > South Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:30 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 5:30 pm - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 100
Cuisine: French

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