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Ristorante Umbria

198 2nd St, San Francisco, CA 94105-3809 (South Beach)
415-546-6985
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Ranked #576 of 4,921 restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $0 - $30
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: South Beach
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Nevada City, California
Top Contributor
71 reviews 71 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

Every time we've eaten here the good has been good and consistent. Grandkids said it was the best pizza they ever tasted. This is the typical "thin crust" Umbrian style pizza, which has a slightly thicker crust around the edges (like a neopolitan) with very thin crust in the middle. Husband ordered the cioppino which he really liked. Kids ordered... More

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Austin, TX
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

great wine list of hard-to-find Italian wines, great food, service, etc. easy access if staying nearby Moscone for convention.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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102 reviews 102 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been to this restaurant 3 times on trips to SF, the latest visit largely because I could get a reservation for 6 on a Friday night. The service was great, the food predictable and well prepared, and all things considered the restaurant does not jam people in like other financial district establishments. SF has a lot of good... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014 via mobile

We had a great meal. I had capellini with shrimp and my wife had the veal saltimboca and bth were excellent. The servers were attentive and helpful. We will return very soon.

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San Rafael, California
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

If you want to dine at a restaurant where you can hardly hear anyone else at the table, Ristorante Umbria is the place for you. We were dining with out of town guests and the noise level made it all but impossible to hear what they were saying unless you practically put your ear to their mouth. Talking across the... More

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Turlock, California, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

I know there are a thousand restaurants in the Bay Area we should try, but on occasion I need an "Umbria fix". House made pasta, and the best eggplant parmigiana I have ever had (sorry Nana) are just a few reasons to try this corner restaurant. Limited seating means call ahead for reservations. On this last trip my wife enjoyed... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I walked past this restaurant the day before and thought I would return the next day as the sidewalk tables looked like a great place to enjoy a meal and people watch. I arrived and waited about 5 min to be seated. Afterward, it took close to 15 min for my waiter to appear. In the meantime, waiter after waiter... More

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

This is a lovely place with great food and good value for money, which for me is always key. I ordered the spaghetti meatballs which was great but my partner order the Tortelloni which tasted great but the portion was really small compared to mine. He ended up eating half of mine. Our main waiter was great, really friendly and... More

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Tilburg, The Netherlands
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Great food. Fresh good quality ingredients.Run by Italians and they are serving authentic Italian dishes and not the American variety of it. Restaurant is a bit crowdy and noisy. You have the option to sit outside on the street terrace.

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Detroit, Michigan
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97 reviews 97 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

Excellent service. Great wine list. Good atmosphere. Noise level allows easy conversation. The appetizers and salads are better than the entrees. I would go heavy on the appetizers with salads. The place fills up. Go early (5pm) or make reservations.

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