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“Hidden gem” 5 of 5 stars
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Olive
743 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109 (Civic Center)
(415) 776-9814
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Ranked #1,778 of 4,950 Restaurants in San Francisco
Price range: $0 - $20
Cuisines: American, Tapas
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Dining options: Late Night
Neighborhood: Civic Center
San Francisco, Ca
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 23 cities Reviews in 23 cities
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
“Hidden gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

Olive seems hidden in the middle of a busy Tenderloin block. Once inside, there's a welcoming bar, with good food (not your typical bar food), great drinks, and a lively atmosphere. The bartenders are attentive and very friendly. It can tend toward the hipsterish, but still fun. Not your typical Tenderloin bar...

Visited June 2013
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  • English first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Adelaide, Australia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 25 cities Reviews in 25 cities
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
“Cozy little bar”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2012

Came here for the cocktails and weren't disappointed. Very friendly barmaid knew her stuff and served up a delicious classic mojito and chocolate hazelnut martini. It was a little loud and crowded, but no more than you'd expect of a bar on a Friday night. We didn't have any food, but what others were eating looked really yummy. Will definitely return!

Visited February 2012
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Fort Worth, Texas
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35 reviews 35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 14 cities Reviews in 14 cities
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
“Great Vibe”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

Walked here from our hotel. The drinks were great and so was the pesto pizza.

Visited October 2011
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