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306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
+1 415-437-0303
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“carnitas” (30 reviews)
“totopos” (13 reviews)
“pescado” (3 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
11:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
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1 - 10 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There were 4 of us, and we shared everything family style so we could get a tastes. We had soup, 3 small plates and the chicken mole. Perfect amount of food and variety.

Thank lmautner
Reviewed November 6, 2017

We came here for a girlfriend's birthday dinner and it exceeded our expectations. We had heard raving reviews about this restaurant and it definitely lived up to them! Even though it's tiny, it definitely feels cozy and lively. We sat on the heated, covered porch...More

Thank Hayley F
Reviewed November 1, 2017 via mobile

Very close to Golden Gate Botanical Gardens. Very good tacos (San Francisco style). Good service. No kids menu, but accommodated our grandson's requests. Area with quite a few restaurants.

Thank klutzWestBend
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We had heard rave reviews about Nopalito so were excited to try, even willing to wait more than an hour for a table (although we did call ahead so we timed our arrival for when our table was ready). The menu is replete with fabulous...More

Thank vatravelingbug
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Announcement: Nopalito our favorite place for lunch in the Diviz de SF. Handmade organic tacos, crisp carnitas, corn tortillas and a cold Tecate with lime. The jalapenos today were very warm adding so much to the sauces and flavor. Cant wait to tell more friends...More

Thank Pierre_Fou13
Reviewed October 7, 2017

A sustainable, organic Mexican kitchen, Nopalito has so many intriguing taste combinations on its menu, it's a challenge to make a selection. It's Broderick location is informal with an enclosed patio, a small restaurant area, and a bustling, knowledgeable wait staff. The restaurant has a...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed September 30, 2017 via mobile

Looking at the menu we were really excited about the choices we had. The meal was good, but I've definitely had better. Fish tacos were ok, but did t have a lot of flavor. Carnitas were the best thing at our table. The tortilla chip...More

Thank Traveler1959-123
Reviewed September 26, 2017

My husband and I have enjoyed this restaurant many times over the years. It is not your classic Mexican - the flavors are spicy but there are no refried beans here. The menu provides both lighter dishes, such as the cerviche and the salads as...More

Thank Arias55
Reviewed September 14, 2017

We enjoyed our dinner at Nopalito. We shared a variety of selections: braised pork Carnitas, Quesadillas with pork belly, braised brisket Gorditas, and fish tacos. Everything was very tasty. The server was attentive, even during a very busy time. I thought it was a little...More

1  Thank AldebaranFlorida
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Modern, open dining area, seems like the tables are too close, but no, it works. We had several of the smaller plates and one order of the carnitas. All in all, too much for "us three kids" to eat, but a great sampling of their...More

Thank sifuerst
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-437-0303
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A vibrant neighborhood Mexican kitchen celebrating the traditional cookery of Mexico and utilizing our philosophy of purchasing local, organic and sustainable ingredients.
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