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Zuni Cafe

1658 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5949
415-552-2522
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Ranked #177 of 4,950 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Mediterranean, Contemporary, Californian, Café, Fusion
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Good for: Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Between Franklin & Gough
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Columbus, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014 NEW

The service was terrible. Coud not get drinks served. It appeared the staff was unhappy. Food pretty good when you got it.

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Toronto, Canada
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63 reviews 63 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 NEW

All I can say is wow. After hitting a bunch of SF top restaurants this was right up there, loved A16 too. Went for lunch. Best burger and Caesar going. Pizza crazy good. Spectacular space too. And perfect service!

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Surrey, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 NEW

Oh Zuni café, how I will ever be able to forget that delicious chicken that I had? Crazy long waits, make reservations, it is worth it!! The service makes a lady feel like, well a lady. The food we ordered was the Roasted chicken for two, which is more than enough for two people. It comes roasted to perfection, cut... More

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Mill Valley, CA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

I am sad to report that Zuni is not what it used to be. Hopefully, it's just a one time aberration and it will return to its formal glory immediately. Our expectations were high, as we have enjoyed Zuni for many, many years both pre-performance and with almost every out of town guest we've ever hosted. The wonderful bar was... More

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Joinville, SC
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

I went to this place with my wife for dinner. We had roasted rabbit, which was good. The mission figs Tart, however, was the best part of the meal. The wine list is broad and offers very good options. The service is friendly and the place, cozy. I would come back.

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Cape Coral, Fl.
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73 reviews 73 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

This trendy cafe-style restaurant is most famous for its chicken, and the rep is deserved. It's moist, full of flavor and has a delicious bread stuffing. It does pay to order as soon as you arrive so other diners in your group won't be inconvenienced, as it truly does take an hour. Everything else we tasted was equally delicious--two of... More

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Moscow, Russia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

This place is located aside from the city-center in a kind of glass corner building and the interior is very simple but nice. Our friend recommended us to take their chicken but mentioned that it usually takes an hour to prepare it. We took it into consideration and expressed our desire for the chicken as soon as we came in.... More

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3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Great bloody mary, pasta, pizza, choclate tarte. Nice atmosphere, crowd and service. Outdoor seating.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

We came for the burger at 8:30 and waiter took our order. He said he could get the kitchen to make it. Normally it isn't served until after 10. He lied. We were already tired from a long work day. At about 9:30 my wife put her head down on table. No food, no energy. They must have thought she... More

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Vancouver
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

It's been a few years since we visited San Francisco, but a dinner at Zuni Cafe is always part of the trip. The restaurant appears to have expanded since we were last here, and on a particularly warm September evening we were seated in a second-floor alcove with only four tables, an area lacking both in ventilation and in the... More

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Additional Information about Zuni Cafe

Address: 1658 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5949
Phone Number: 415-552-2522
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Mediterranean, Contemporary, Californian, Café, Fusion

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