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54 Mint

16 Mint Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94103
415-543-5100
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Ranked #390 of 4,937 restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $31 - $50
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Mission and Market streets
Transit: Mint Plaza is located off of Fifth Street between Market and Mission Streets in San Francisco’s Central Market district. The Plaza is a short distance (approximately 1 block) from the BART/MUNI Powell and Montgomery Street stations. Convenient MUNI bus lines include the 14 Mission, 15 Third, 30 Stockton, 45 Union and all Market Street routes.
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  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
San Francisco, California
Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

I had the unfortunate experience of having a phone number mix up with a family of friends visiting from France. The net was that the family was nearly an hour late for our reservation. No one's fault and the folks at 54 Mint could not have been nicer or more supportive of our bit of trauma. Once we were all... More

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Top Contributor
74 reviews 74 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

They took us 20 minutes late for our reservation. The food started out good, fairly authentic italian. But there was a hair in my food. I could not eat the remainder if my food.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We visited 54 Mint as we love italian food and were not disappointed. We sat in the wine cellar, which reminded us of restaurants in Italy we had visited in the past. All the pasta is homemade and was great! Good wine selection and the value was great. We were travelling with our daughter and they were very kid friendly!... More

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Bristol, England
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78 reviews 78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We stumbled on this place across the street from our hotel the day we arrived (and needed keeping awake from jet lag). It is wonderful! Genuinely Italian (a view obviously shared by the countless Italian language conversations going on around us and the effusive greetings of guests by the staff). A great Italian wine list (and they really know their... More

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Huntington, New York
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Great little spot. Inviting atmosphere. All homemade pastas. Delicious!! Great selection of wines. Manager even took us on a tour downstairs.

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Grover Beach, California
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This was such a surprise to find this place. It's a italian (Rome) themed restaurant. Service is always good. Ambiance is simple and refined. Food is fantastic! Great wine list too!

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We were in San Francisco for a holiday from Australia and found good reviews on trip adviser for this restaurent,so we booked. We really enjoyed our evening here - great atmosphere, lovely food, a really busy place with great service!

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Santa Rosa, California, United States
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

The location although in the heart of the city is very quaint and quiet. The service was excellent and the food was remarkable. Do try the grilled octopus!

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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014

Lovely little restaurant, delicious dinner. This is real Italian food. The ingredients were fresh and well prepared. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Loyola, CA
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46 reviews 46 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

The pasta is nearly perfect and very creative. The sauces are highly varied and perfectly paired with the dishes. They have a small but excellent selection of wines. the staff is knowledgeable and helpful without being too intrusive. The dining rooms are cozy and comfortable and on nice night the patio is a great place to dine.

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