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330 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5115
+1 415-829-7565
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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330 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5115
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Reviewed yesterday

Nightbird Nightbird is a very good and very expensive restaurant and on New Year’s Eve it becomes very, very expensive. The $175 tasting menu is upped to $200 and the $75 wine pairings are upped to $90. So including wine, tax, the obligatory gratuity, the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Rhetor
Reviewed September 4, 2018

When you are in downtown SF for a show or event and want an incredible meal to remember even more than the show, this is the place. Start at 5 so you have plenty of time for your 730 or 8 pm show. You will...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Kevin K
Reviewed August 26, 2018

Nightbird is an experience... a very expensive experience. The menu is a fixed price ($125) tasting menu with an optional wine pairing ($75). The restaurant is visually pleasing in a spartan sort of way. However, it is very loud inside. Not optimal for intimate dining....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed July 12, 2018

With so many options in Hayes Valley this is a nice surprise to have as food is amazing. Pre-fix menu with so many dishes you'll be satisfied by the end of the meal. Delicious food, great decor, staff is super friendly and they even celebrated...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Adsanchez77
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed the tasting menu last night here. First visit and with the help of Danielle it could not have been better. Food was outstanding, great presentation and explanation of each course. 2 bread courses and the Parker rolls with housemade butter were phenomenal. Highly recommend...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank tom g
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant sure leaves a lasting impression. Being greeted by that gorgeous owl wooden door, admiring the unique plates, then gazing at the menu of that day. So much thought & lovely detail in it all. The bread is delicious, fresh baked. Each course was...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank ESatch
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Visited the Nightbird/ Linden Room on a girls trip with some friends and it was amazing! The restaurant is very beautiful and the bar has a very quaint and cozy feel. The drinks at the linden room were some of the best if ever had....More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank tiffanycondello
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

Heard about this restaurant from a couple of people. The food was amazing and the atmosphere was inviting. All the details from the silverware to the crafted courses made this a memorable night. Looking forward to going back soon!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lvenmonroe
Reviewed June 26, 2018

The quail is as good if not better than reviews have said. But I would go back for the bread anytime. The special presentation and shape was creative. We also had a soup that was rich and flavorful.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank captainsatch
Reviewed June 26, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I were fortunate enough to visit The Linden Room when we were visiting San Francisco. It’s got a cozy chic feel to it and was the perfect place to either have a cocktail before your meal or after. We opted to try...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank lis19802018
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January 1, 2017|
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Response from Garry L | Reviewed this property |
No it is very casual, no worries.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$125 - $125
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 330 Gough St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5115
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Intermission
  • Neighborhood: Intermission
  • Phone Number: +1 415-829-7565
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Nightbird is owned by Chefs Kim Alter and was opened in December 2016. Nightbird is an elegant boutique restaurant in the heart of San Francisco which embraces community, diversity, and delivers a hospitable and whimsical experience. We strive to set the tone with gracious, warm and genuine service to match our celebrated food. We offer a five course tasting menu that changes frequently. Linden Room is a chic and intimate neighborhood gathering place offering stylish and creative cocktails hidden down an alley next to the restaurant.
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