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Annabelle's Bar & Bistro

68 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 777-1200
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Ranked #298 of 5,012 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: American, Pizza, Seafood, Bistro
Neighborhood:
SoMa
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Market Street
Transit: 1/2 block from the Powell Street BART station and many Market Street Muni lines.
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Prescott Valley, Arizona, United States
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33 reviews 33 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 NEW

Drink prices here are outrageous, 74$$ for 8 drinks is crazy!! 5 star drink prices and 2 star dinning atmosphere!!!!!!!!

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Oakland, California
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is in a great location and most of the food I have eaten there has been excellent. The salads have always been very good. However, at my last visit, I ordered the fried calamari. I would not advise this as one of their top dishes. The breading was wrong, they were overcooked and generally not appetizing. Otherwise, it... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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104 reviews 104 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
185 helpful votes 185 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

We stayed at the Kimpton down the block for four nights, so we ended up at Annabelle's three times during our stay. Good tavern fare, friendly service. The Manhattans were awful, thought. Stick to beer. Lunch was great. Worth it if you need a spot in the neighborhood.

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Camarillo, California
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500 reviews 500 reviews
409 restaurant reviews
170 helpful votes 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

It's just really good. Caramelized top with some fruit and maybe honey? Just delicious. The martini was just ok, not sure why. But the dessert was out of this world.

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Redding, Connecticut, USA
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204 reviews 204 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014

Went here with friends on a rainy night. The place was packed and the bar was crowded. The service was friendly and unassuming. The menu is pretty standard tavern fare, steaks and salads and some pastas. Nothing really unique or special. The food was nicely presented and tasty, but nothing special.

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Denver
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I only had a cocktail here, but it's a nice room and seemed to be buzzing the whole time I was visiting.

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Houston
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2014

I stayed at the hotel next door which gave me a 20% off first dish during lunch on Sat/Sun only. The restaurant was not "full," but my friend and I had to "wait" for 45 minutes if we wanted a table. Apparently there was a big conference going on and you had to call for reservations. No worries. We ended... More 

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San Francisco, California
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270 reviews 270 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Annabelle's is strategically located within eyeshot of the big movie theater on Mission. The folks here are extremely friendly, serving up strong drink and good food with alacrity and good cheer. Salad nicoise was ample for dinner; I didn't even need the starter salad. Annabelle's is not value-priced, and dinner for two ran to $160 with tip. Still, it's a... More 

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111 reviews 111 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

This place was across the street from our hotel, and the reviews on TripAdvisor didn't seem too bad. The dining area was closed to prepare for dinner so we had to sit at the bar area which served the same food as they said. Our waiter was very nice and friendly. The menu isn't very extensive, but it had a... More 

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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133 reviews 133 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

There was nothing special about Annabelle's. Had steak which was just okay. Someone in our party ordered steak med well and they said they only served med and med rare. My green beans tasted fine but were cold. Didn't like the hotel atmosphere. It was dark and felt small. Wouldn't eat here if visiting again.

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Additional Information about Annabelle's Bar & Bistro

Address: 68 4th St, San Francisco, CA 94103
Phone Number: (415) 777-1200
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisine: American, Pizza, Seafood, Bistro

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