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Beach Chalet

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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“Oh What a View”

For tourists and lovers of all things ocean - this is your spot. Even if lunch is not a 5 this... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Buzzard100
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Santa Cruz, California
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A Mix of Fantastic and Mediocre.

On Thanksgiving day, as part of a group of 20, I had a great meal at the Beach Chalet: Lamb shanks... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2018
HereWeGo282
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Albany, California
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This restored roadhouse landmark now houses the Golden Gate Park Visitor Center.
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1000 Great Hwy, Between Lincoln and Fulton, San Francisco, CA 94121-3268
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

For tourists and lovers of all things ocean - this is your spot. Even if lunch is not a 5 this restaurant has an amazing view and is “soo...San Francisco.” Not all selections are a home run but the calamari gets kudos. The ahi salad...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed November 24, 2018

On Thanksgiving day, as part of a group of 20, I had a great meal at the Beach Chalet: Lamb shanks and polenta. Our group had a printed menu that seemed to be made for us, so I don't know what options the rest of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

Wonderful meal where our group was able to get a private room looking over the ocean. Delicious food and great service.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been to San Francisco a dozen times, but not to this part near the beach and Golden Gate. We had a good lunch and everyone in our group, of 8, liked the food, drinks, and atmosphere. We had reserved a table by the windows...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

What a wonderful way to watch magnificent sunsets with friends and family. Food is good and a very friendly wait staff.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 4, 2018

This was my first time to The Beach Chalet Restaurant and I was not as pleased with the Service or food quality. Wanted a window seat which many were emptied and was told those were reserved, but we did get a nice window seat after...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

The murals tell a historic story of the building of the Golden Gate Park and although the parking lot is in front of the restaurant seating upstairs gives a view of Ocean Beach and the Cliff House.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Auhualoa
Reviewed July 3, 2018

At this old restaurant across from the beach in San Francisco on the edge of Golden Gate Park, you really feel that the staff value clients and that the kitchen staff also want to make sure you enjoy yourself. I once again had the buttermilk...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Gamine1949
Reviewed May 20, 2018 via mobile

Great selections of food and drinks. Friendly service. We had a large party of 12 and we all had great food, great service and plenty to drink. Very nice.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Ilogjr
Reviewed May 2, 2018

What a place to walk through and see all the murals. Also a view of San Francisco in model form. Lunch was very filling and good. View to die for!!! A fun stop from San Jose to wine country

Date of experience: April 2018
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