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Bistro Central Parc

560 Central Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94117
415-931-7272
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Ranked #42 of 4,950 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $35
Hours:
Mon - Tue 10:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Wed - Thu 10:30 pm - 9:00 am
Cuisines: French, Bistro
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Corner of Grove and Central
Transit: buses: 21, 5, 43 within one block on Masonic Street buses: 71, 6, 66 within 4 blocks on Haight Street
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English first
San Francisco
Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

The neighborhood really supports this wonderful french restaurant. My husband and I live within walking distance to the bistro. Jacques and his family are so friendly and make everyone feel right at home even if you are a first timer. The menu changes daily with creative entrees and always very fresh ingredients. Wines are predominately french but they have some... More

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San Francisco
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

In my business, I travel, and dine, all over the world. When I'm home in San Francisco, Bistro Central Park is our first choice of restaurants. Jacques (owner) with his family and staff create a warm, friendly, relaxed atmosphere to prepare some of the best French food in SF. Fresh, inventive and wonderful. Not be missed.

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

This is a great, classy spot in a quiet neighborhood in San Francisco. We live down the street and will make it a regular spot. It would be a nice place for out of Town people also since it is near the park, but with a local feel.

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Honolulu, Hawaii
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
67 helpful votes 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

We had dined here twice in May, 2013, while visiting San Francisco. This time, we took our family (8 of us), and everyone - including 2 children aged 8 and 11 - loved it. One of our sons tried ris-de-veau for the first time, and really enjoyed it. It was cooked perfectly. The moules in curry were excellent. Everyone enjoyed... More

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Sao Paulo, SP
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We had dinner here to celebrate my husband birthday and we reserved a table for 9 people. Everything was perfect. Delicious food, great service and not pricy. At the end my husband received a small candle in his desert and a gift (a mug!)! We just loved it!

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Arizona
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58 reviews 58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

Really great food and attentive service. Try the Salmon Benedict! The OJ was super-fresh-squeezed. The location is a quiet street near Alamo Square, and they have outdoor seating.

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San Carlos, CA
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This was our first time at Bistro Central Parc, but not our last! The cuisine was delicious, the atmosphere very inviting and the service very attentive. Our table had a mix of daily specials and menu items, and each was wonderful. It's too bad the melon salad is seasonal because it was fantastic! Luckily the lobster risotto is a regular... More

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Menlo Park, California
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95 reviews 95 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Great French restaurant with authentic dishes and ambience, including the small tables right next to each other (you can take this as a positive or negative, up to you). Any restaurant that brings warm crunchy bread to the table has my attention. The escargot were delicious, though a little too much pesto sauce. The frisee with lardons was fresh and... More

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san francisco
2 reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Tiny restaurant in the neighborhood with big city French food. Every dish was delicious, particularly our salad which was little gem lettuce with blue cheese and carmelized bacon. The lettuse was really 2 small baby romaines. We were able to share it with not problem. I had cassolet, date had bass. Both were perfectly prepared. The staff is alo very... More

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San Francisco, California
Top Contributor
54 reviews 54 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

I live across the street from this small local spot . Good changing menu , with hardy favs , 1st go was not my fav. But after my 3rd , it's on my Go to list for SF and French . Having my 1st brunch . Nice sunny day out side seating .

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