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Paragon

701 Second St, San Francisco, CA 94107 (The Embarcadero)
(415) 537-9020
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Ranked #1,018 of 4,950 Restaurants in San Francisco
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Price range: $25 - $60
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: The Embarcadero
Cross street: Townsend
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1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 NEW

I have had more than one bad experience here but still friends drag me there after a Giants game and I go along reluctantly. You will find that their post game strategy is to tell you that the kitchen closes 30 minutes after the last pitch to get you to order something right away. Then they purposely hold the tag... More

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Olney, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

This is a wonderful spot for a meal and/or drink. I imagine before a Giants game across the street, it's the PERFECT choice. I love lunch time, outside on the sidewalk. Wonderful people watching. Superb friendly service. A little pricy, including for the wines, which could be a tad more creative considering you're in the heart of one of the... More

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Warwick, Rhode Island
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8 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

seated fast without any reservation moscow mules and food were great Place was crowded but fun was had by all

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Kensington, California
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41 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

Went last night for early dinner before the Giants game. Pretty crowded, but managed to get a table for the 4 of us. One hostess was rude, twirling her hair whether deciding to seat us. The other hostess was very nice and led us to a table. The server was great. We had garlic fries, calamari for appetizers they were... More

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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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96 reviews 96 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

It's expected this place would be a little pricey being downtown, especially for just lunch. But the food was great, people were friendly, and the place was nice. A few more items on the menu might have been nice. Also, they closed kind of early for being next to ATT park on the fireworks night..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014 via mobile

6 of us for lunch mid week. Great salads, huge burgers, super hot wings and all well cooked, good service. A really good local to drop in for some food or just a drink. Definitely worth trying if you are the vicinity.

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Sausalito, CA
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45 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2013

Last week my company had a private holiday party at Paragon's GALLERY room with a buffet in their library. This was the most hassle free and easiest, tastiest place in memory to have our holiday party with 45 guests. Servers were attentive and not intrusive. We also enjoyed the fact that we weren't rushed out of their with a cut-off... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

My husband and I had not realised it was Thanksgiving and that most restaurants and shops are closed that day. So I was glad to be able to get a reservation online for dinner. The set price seemed reasonable at first. However the meal, even though it was nice, was not worth the price. Added to that 2 glasses of... More

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San Francisco, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I come here a lot as I live close by. The beer selection is amazing and the service is outstanding. Decent price point and bbq night on Wednesdays mixes things up!

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San Francisco, California, United States
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6 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have to say I was disappointed. They got a little too creative with the concept of a waldorf salad and turned it into waldorf soup.

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