We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Rue Lepic

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Nob Hill
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
900 Pine St, San Francisco, CA 94108-2907
(415) 474-6070
Website
Today
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Good for:
Romance
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 187 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 114
    Excellent
  • 46
    Very good
  • 19
    Average
  • 4
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A great French restaurant

A great French restaurant in Nob Hill. The food is spectacular and you will enjoy it very much. It is small and intimate which adds to its charm. One place not to be missed when you are in San Francisco.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
Ibizan_Yankee
,
Cala Tarida, Spain
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

187 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Japanese first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Restaurant smells of rancid cooking oil. My duck breast was swimming in sauce and served with white rice and chunky vegetables certainly not French MK

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cala Tarida, Spain
Top Contributor
65 reviews 65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

A great French restaurant in Nob Hill. The food is spectacular and you will enjoy it very much. It is small and intimate which adds to its charm. One place not to be missed when you are in San Francisco.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 via mobile

We were visiting from England and it was our anniversary so we wanted a good restaurant. I did my research beforehand and found this little gem run by a Japanese lady who is also the chef and her food is without doubt excellent.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This place is run by Vietnamese and they seemed to be pretty good at French cuisine since France occupied their country for quite some time. The kitchen is open to the dining room so you can see the chef working hard (the place was full). We had two red snappers and a rack of lamb. Soup was included. It was... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

Small restaurant with big flavors. Friendly service. Try them, you will be in for a treat. Very French.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Francisco, California
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I went to eat there for the first time last December. Great small restaurant if you want to eat something typical. The food was good and the service was good as well. The old man who seems to be the boss is super friendly and accommodating. However, I put average for the service because I waited a little bit more... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Seattle, Washington
Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

An unpretentious French restaurant that occupies a corner spot just a block down from the Mark Hopkins. I had dinner here with a colleague during a conference. The starter soup of watercress was excellent. The garden salad was memorable: Rue Lepic’s was clearly made from the freshest ingredients and was dressed just right. It was good to see something so... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

So you are looking for a small intimate French Restaurant that serves french food, well you have just found it. Only has about 10 tables and so a reservation is in order. It has the clasic french feel, the classic french food and is a real delight on top of knob hill. Bon appetite.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vienna, Virginia
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Always a great meal. We were here 10 years ago and our waiter who has been there for 30 years remembered us. Very intimate restaurant and a great value. A definite must to try. Bon appetite

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lafayette, California
Senior Contributor
39 reviews 39 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

We have eaten here before and really liked it. But, it has changed so much. The service we experienced was horrible. We waited 15 minutes for a glass of wine, etc. The food was fine but by the time our entree came we had completely lost interest in dining there. We were in San Francisco to experience the beauty of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Rue Lepic also viewed

San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
 
San Francisco, CA
 

Been to Rue Lepic? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 900 Pine St, San Francisco, CA 94108-2907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighborhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: (415) 474-6070

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 40
  • Cuisine: French, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Rue Lepic staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Nob Hill

Neighborhood Profile
Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
Explore this neighborhood