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Bin 38

3232 Scott St, San Francisco, CA 94123-2606 (Marina)
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Price range: $20 - $25
Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 4:00 pm - 1:30 am
Sat 2:00 pm - 1:30 am
Cuisines: American, Californian, Wine Bar
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Good for: Outdoor seating
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Marina
Cross street: Chestnut
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English first
San Francisco, California
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131 reviews 131 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We went here again Sunday. We each had a three-course meal, consisting of baked goat cheese and strawberries (delicious), a salad, cheeseburger, mushroom risotto and two chocolate pot de cremes. We also had glasses of a 2011 Stoller Pinot from Oregon and a 2010 Pride merlot. They have about twenty wines by the glass, as well as at least that... More

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San Francisco, California
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78 reviews 78 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

So my first impression of this place was brutally terrible. If it wasn't Easter Sunday I would have ABSOLUTELY walked out. Maybe I even should have and gone home. The blond hostess was so unbelievably rude that it blew my mind. We made a reservation and expected to be treated like everybody else but when we arrived we were put... More

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Brea, CA
17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The restaurant has various cozy settings, food was great and so was the wine selection, staff was attentive and made great recommendations

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Edenton, North Carolina
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161 reviews 161 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2013 via mobile

The coziet place we went on vacation for dinner. While the majority of dishes seemed to be geared towards the vegetarian palate, we enjoyed every bite! Us 4 girls shared everything, and the ricotta gundi and butter nut squash risotto were amazing. As well as the roasted eggplant and the beet salad. Impeccable service. A bit pricey but worth it!

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Rome, Italy
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46 reviews 46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2013

I went here with some friends: we divided 2 starters, I took a hamburger, a beer and I shared a dessert with a friend...and we paid more than 40$ each. The quality was ok, but couldn't justify that price; and there wasn't a great choice of dishes. Moreover the waiter made a mistake with our order. I can't recommend this... More

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Folsom, California, United States
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62 reviews 62 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Not a horrible experience but not overly memorable. Castelvetrano Olives were nice and the accompanying wine was decent though not a great value. Service was solid and they accomodated us quickly.

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San Francisco, California
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50 reviews 50 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

Service was horrible, food was worse. The waitress went a bit crazy (seriously) when we didn't want to order our entire meal at once (we hate to be rushed). Ended up with manager serving us, but we were the ones left feeling tense and not appreciated. If the food had been great, I would be writing a different review. It... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

We had a great time at Bin 38. Out of the 3 restaurant/wine bars we visited during our short visit, this was definitely our favorite. Our waiter was well informed and the ambiance added to the whole experience. We were able to enjoy the fire pit while eating our dinner. Most definitely would return to Bin 38 out on our... More

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San Francisco, California
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2013

I had a friend in from out of town and so we decided to go here for brunch and it was amazing! The bottomless mimosas were fantastic, the staff was friendly and the food was delicious. If you can, make sure you sit outside. The patio was covered and heated and really cozy. Overall it was a great place to... More

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Top Contributor
100 reviews 100 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

The tables were uncomfortable as you really are sitting on bar type stools. The food was okay but the choices very limited...the wine list on the other hand is endless...

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