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Beach Chalet

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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 2 weeks ago
Albany, California
Lovely food and ocean view

I’ve been to San Francisco a dozen times, but not to this part near the beach and Golden Gate. We... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
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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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+1 415-386-8439
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank HereWeGo282
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.

1  Thank Joyfullyanointed
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

Thank Kathleen_M68
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.

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

Thank TravelingMedTech
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.

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

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.

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

1  Thank blossomjo
Reviewed April 25, 2018

Great table at the far end of the room, overlooking the ocean front. We enjoyed the sunset, as well. However, they need to deliver GOOD food and GOOD service at a fair price. We ordered the Chalet Meatballs & Brussel Sprouts plus wine to start....More

Thank richgale
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