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Houlihan's Restaurant & Bar

275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
+1 650-588-2265
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good43%
  • Average27%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Houlihan's is a welcome change from the run of mill hotel restaurants around this part of South San Francisco. Good service, decent food, pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TwostarLondon
Reviewed October 31, 2018

We stayed here one night and this was my only in house choice for breakfast except room service. It was just average but it filled the bill.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sndovale
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Sat at the bar one night and table service the next. Bar tended was super friendly, although over worked he messed up the drink order but was so nice and made it right.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank senza210
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We have made this restaurant our "go to place" for dinner before we take a late flight out of SFO. The food is always very good, and the bar menu has something for everyone! We love their mushrooms - The extra touch of cream cheese...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

This is located in the Holiday Inn. The service and food are exceptional. I recommend the artichoke appetizer (yummy) and if you are looking for a good steak - you will find it here. Prices are reasonable and there is always room to drop in....More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank CLC3841
Reviewed October 14, 2018

My colleague and I were staying at the Holiday Inn Express down the street and came here for dinner one night. The food was good and the service was very attentive.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jerseyguy405
Reviewed October 10, 2018

I have stayed at this hotel, and eaten in this restaurant before. Had dinner when I arrived and breakfast the next morning. Food was good, service was good (not exceptional). I am certainly happy to use this hotel/restaurant anytime I am flying into or out...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fred_cameron
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

We have ordered 2 burgers both medium (which was asked by the staff). When the food came after about 25 minutes the two burgers where well done and very dry.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Swissduke22
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was across a very busy thruway from where we were staying but we got there as it looked like the only decent spot handy enough to walk to. The service was great, the food was good and we wished we had stayed at...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Donna M
Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

Quick pit stop for a salad for dinner before heading home with a guest who had just been picked up from the airport. Salad was good, guest's chicken dish was adequate-good. Service was good. All in all a decent meal but not something to go...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank sssmck
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703 (Formerly Houlihan's at the Holiday Inn San Francisco Airport)
    (US Route 101 at South Airport Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Service ran by BART to South San Francisco BART Station or to SFO BART Station and take hotel shuttle.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-588-2265
  • E-mail
Houlihan’s in South San Francisco is located in the Holiday Inn SFO airport and is your place to wine and dine in San Francisco. Whether you’re looking for a great meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or just a place to unwind with the city's best happy hour, the South San Francisco Houlihan’s restaurant provides a great dining experience. Drink up our happy hour specials, check out our current happenings or just find your favorite item on our menu.
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