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Ristorante Umbria

198 2nd St, San Francisco, CA 94105-3809 (South Beach)
415-546-6985
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Ranked #577 of 5,036 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Italian, Pizza
Neighborhood:
SoMa
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Senior Contributor
49 reviews 49 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015 NEW

Went here with a business group. We were impressed with the neighborhood feel of the place. Our server was superb. Looked like a local favorite. They made adjustment to menu item for me, very happy to do so. My friend loves osso bucca (sp ?). He said it may be the best he's ever had. Very bold statement. Next time... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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32 reviews 32 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2015 NEW

We found this restaurant on our first night in town and were amazed at the food. The calamari is the best in town, the pasta dishes were just like Nonna cooks. Our three young adult sons were very impressed with the food and the quality. The wait staff were very efficient. We couldn't wait to go back for a second... More 

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Durango, Colorado
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We should have known it wasn't going to be special when there were only people at two other tables at 8 on Saturday night. Dishes were reheated and luke warm. Decent service but very mediocre food at relatively high end prices. Given the many choices for good Italian food in San Francisco, this is not a good choice.

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Alta Loma, California
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175 reviews 175 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

One of the best Italian Restaurants in San Francisco. Family owned and operated, everything is homemade. If you go save room for the Tiramisu - it is phenomenal!

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Austin, Texas
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191 reviews 191 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
158 helpful votes 158 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

To be honest, I'm a bit torn about this review. I loved this place and hope I can get in the next time I'm in town. It is a wonderfully cozy restaurant on the corner of 2nd and Howard. I arrived before the dinner rush and was seated immediately. The host made me feel like an old friend as soon... More 

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Absolutely brilliant meal, was late arriving but well worth the visit, staff are first class. Nothing was to much trouble

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Memphis, Tennessee
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87 reviews 87 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

I was in San Francisco on business and went to Umbria with a couple of colleagues. We had calamari as an appetizer and it was very good. My 2 friends had caesar salads that looked yummy although both of them picked the anchovies off. I had the evening special of pasta with oxtail bolagnase, another entree was spaghetti with meatbals... More 

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Chicago, Illinois, United States
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66 reviews 66 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Walked here from the Moscone Conference Center. Oddly enough, they told us there'd be a wait to sit inside but we could be seated immediately outside. We opted to sit outside since we had very little time and we were very hungry. My companions each single serve pizzas that were so large neither of them could finish their meals. I... More 

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Malden, Massachusetts
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

I liked this place. We stopped in and had a couple of pizza's which I thought were excellent. The bartender was personable and helpful with food and wine suggestions. They need more comfortable stools for the bar, that's my only complaint

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Vienna, Virginia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Based on the recommendation of a San Francisco friend, my wife and I stopped in for light dinner and drinks at the bar of the Ristorante Umbria while she was at a conference not far away at the Moscone Center. What a treat! The salads were very good but, with no exaggeration, this was the best eggplant parmesan I have... More 

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Additional Information about Ristorante Umbria

Address: 198 2nd St, San Francisco, CA 94105-3809
Phone Number: 415-546-6985
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > South Beach
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

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