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Colibri Mexican Bistro

438 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1223
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Ranked #320 of 4,945 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $21 - $30
Sun 10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Mexican, Bistro
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Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Mason & Taylor
Transit: #38 Geary Bus
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Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014 NEW

Perhaps it was my food choice, but my dinner was just not that memorable. I got there at around 5:00 so it was very quiet. The sangria was refreshing, I had a nice salad, Ensalada Flor de Verano, wich was very fresh and nicely presented. It had Butter lettuce, mango, avocado, flower petals, and jícama with a cilantro-basil vinaigrette. I... More

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Turku, Finland
Senior Contributor
26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

This place didn't look so special from outside, but the food was really excellent. It's not Tex Mex, but rather traditional Mexican stuff.

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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

It's busy - clearly one of THE places to go Downtown. Lively and noisy with an after work crowd, we enjoyed a couple of well made cocktails first - at the bar. Reserve or take a chance, we took a chance and dined at the bar, which was fine as we chatted to Anthony and watch a very bizarre film... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

Mexican food was my favorite, so I was quick to check this place out. We had reservations and were seated immediately. It is a small restaraunt with a very loud/upbeat atmsophere. Our table was very small, almost difficult to find enough room for food and drinks. The food itself was excellent, some of the best Mexican I have had. The... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Visited this place on a recommendation while in town for a business meeting. It was a Friday night so it was rather busy and I sat at at the bar. Ordered the guacamole and carnitas. The bartender was attentive and offered good advice for ordering. The guac was super tasty - I am getting hungry just thinking about it! The... More

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Cleveland, Ohio
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36 reviews 36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

Went there later in the night, it wasn't extremely busy and the service was the worst we've had in a long time. Food was pretty good, but I am sure there is equal or better spots that have better service. Server was terrible, and the guy who sat us was lazy. When we left he just turned his head and... More

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2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

The good was very fresh and very good. A little over priced. The service was beyond Terrible. 60% of the tables were empty. Yet our server never refilled our waters, we had to literally hunt her down for our second glass of wine, and she acted like taking our order was such a chore. The manager want much better. He... More

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Senior Contributor
31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We were sitting at the bar, bartenders were fast and they do make good drinks. Food, depending on what you have, I have the sopes, is a plate of 3, 2 of them were very good, the one that is vegetarian, I was not impressed, then we had the mole and was very good, the meat was just excellent. Busy... More

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Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Very interesting mexican cuchine,, interestig and tasting deserts. Good selection of wine and coctails

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Dublin, Ireland
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33 reviews 33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Ate dinner here twice during our visit to San Francisco absolutely delicious, would recommend booking we were lucky to get a table on our first visit and booked for the 2nd visit. Guacamole fresh and tasty served with plenty of tortillas and chips . pork main course was v tasty as was chicken and steak dish . Staff extremely helpful... More

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