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Pomelo

1793 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94131-2450
(415) 285-2257
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Ranked #987 of 4,944 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Sun 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 2:30 pm
Cuisines: Eclectic, International, Noodle Shop
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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English first
San Francisco, California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Get the Koh Samui. Excellent. I choose to order it with tofu instead of chicken. Great meal, great service.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Stumbled on Pomelo by accident, walking around the neighbourhood. As the menu looked interesting we decided to pop in. With the mix of Italian and Asian inspired dishes there was plenty to choose from at reasonable prices. Despite me having to box up half my main course; a gorgeous curry, we shared a dessert, the strawberry rhubarb strussel torte. Which... More

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Santa Barbara, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Visiting friends in the neighborhood, we went to this most unique little restaurant. The flavors they create are astounding - always using the freshest in season ingredients. We shared starters which included the spinach cakes with yogurt and cucumbers, the fish soft tacos and the polenta with mushrooms. Each was unique and delicious. We could have stopped but forged ahead... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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53 reviews 53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

The wait staff are very ready to guide you through Pomelo's intriguingly different menu. There are lots of wonderful choices for those who prefer not to eat meat. I had the ayacucho - grilled fish of the day with quinoa cakes, a delicious roasted sweet pepper coulis, avocado and yam crisps. Fabulous!! A good choice of wines was available, albeit... More

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Los Angeles, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2013

Had a catch up dinner with a friend at the Church St location in Noe Valley directly in front of the J train. The place is intimate but roomy enough to accommodate two parties of six when we were there and a few outdoor tables. There were a few couples on dates too. As promised, the menu represented its interpretation... More

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San Francisco, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2013

Great neighborhood place, but parking may be tough. Unusual menus but the food is great. A fusion of Asian, vegetarian and Cuban choices. Well worth the trip to Noe Valley. Take the "J"

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sonoma, california
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2013

Super tasty little place. Not in a trendy neighborhood but cute spot with really good good. The waiter was awesome. Friendly and knowledgeable with good suggestions. Have the curry. Fresh and flavorful. Nice little wine list too

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Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2013

Best meal where noodles and grains meet. Very much enjoyed their fish with noodle dish. It was fun to go where the locals go. Small, casual restaurant in the Noe Valley area. Great prices also for wonderful entrees!

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San Francisco
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34 reviews 34 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2013

Pomelo is my go to place in Noe Valley. The eclectic menu changes 8 times per year and is full of fresh and interesting choices. The owners are Swiss and Malaysian, and you can see their influence in the menu. Its not fancy, but has some of the best food and best value in the city (2013 Zagat gives 24... More

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San Francisco, California
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56 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

This is one of my favorite places in SF. They have a great menu that changes seasonally, affordable wine list, and great staff. It is also 4 blocks from my house. Many of the menu items can also be done for vegetarians if they have meat. One of my fav dishes is the Otsu - buckwheat Japanese noodles, tossed with... More

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