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1701 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94109-2110 (Russian Hill)
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Ranked #52 of 4,976 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Italian
Neighborhood: Russian Hill
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW via mobile

Where to begin. This restaurant has such a beautiful and romantic charm to it. I had the pasta with fresh black truffles. Divine. But the real plus that puts this restaurant above all other that I visited in SF is the service. Oscar was amazing. Very attentive, so so generous with the flowing glasses of wine, friendly and insightful about... More

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Redding, Connecticut, USA
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200 reviews 200 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

This is a wonderful restaurant - in a great neighborhood. Went there with a large party (8) and we felt like we were treated as kings. The staff were wonderful, attentive and helpful. They made suggestions on wine and food - all were spot on. The restaurant is small and attractive and the menu is very typical of many small... More

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Levallois-Perret, France
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

We went to this restaurant by chance. It's really a Wonderfull adress. Food is excellent. Simple but top quality. Even if it's the first time you come There, you feel welcomed just like a regular customer. From far the best italian restaurant in San Francisco

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Edmond, Oklahoma
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

THE BEST food, atmosphere, staff. Yes, it's the whole Italiano package for LESS than breakfast at the Fairmont. We celebrated a couples 45th anniversary, a 21 yr old's birthday and our own existence, all in ONLY the most enjoyable 2 hours we have spent in CA over our stay in the region. Lorenzo and staff are true Italians with house... More

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Denver, Colorado
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

We went here as a recommendation from friends in Santa Cruz and it didn't disappoint. We didn't make a reservation but it's more than recommended, it's very cozy and intimate and the place was full all night. We sat in the back corner and melted into the evening. The staff is incredibly accommodating, and the food was delicious. The owner... More

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Sydney, Australia
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

The concierge at the Fairmont recommended this place to us as a locals Italian favourite. We walked down to find a really quaint little spot, and we're immediately welcomed and made feel right at home. Service was fantastic, food delicious, and wonderful little touches like a complimentary liqueur at the end of the meal and all the ladies were given... More

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Top Contributor
247 reviews 247 reviews
176 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

We were looking for a "special occasion" neighborhood Italian restaurant----- And Tom from the Fairmont concierge desk zeroed right into Allegro Romano. It was exactly what We were looking for----off the tourist path---small, intimate, and having the front window seats--very romantic. Staff was ready for us----friendly, cordial, and immediately plugged Us into the ambience. Great Italian wine menu--limited but with... More

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Chicago, Illinois
17 reviews 17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

My son and I discovered this place while roaming the hilltops as tourists from Chicago. From the pictures in the window featuring celebrities who had dined there, we didn't think we'd be able to get a table for that evening - which was I be our last in town. Especially considering how tiny the place is. But we were pleasantly... More

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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Make a reservation. This place is small. The staff is incredibly attentive without be intrusive. Our waiter was smart and motivated. He answered our questions about the menu and made some recommendations. We had a fabulous wine and appetizers. They had osso buco as the special and it was to die for. If you want a guaranteed great date night... More

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Me and my girlfriend went to dinner here and it was just perfect. It is a very small intimate restaurant. We had a corner table with a nice view. The squid ink risotto and scallops was amazing. My girlfriend kept stealing bites but that was ok. I would definitely recommend this restaurant.

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Additional Information about Allegro Romano

Address: 1701 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94109-2110
Phone Number: 415-928-4002
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
Open Hours:
Monday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian

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