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Latin Grill Express

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Fisherman’s Wharf
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish, Colombian
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993 N Point St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1111 (Between Polk and Larkin)
415-345-8512
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wed - Fri 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mobile, Alabama
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Latin Grill does a great job with classics such as Lechon con yuca and arroz con pollo. Plantains were great. Also had some empanadas which were amazing! Would highly recommend.

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Thank Alfranklin84
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well, I hate to leave 1 star reviews, but I need to share this experience with others. I spent quite some time researching restaurants, and with high hopes of Latin Grill, I reserved a spot about 2 weeks in advance for an 8:30pm reservation on a busy Friday night. Because it was such an important night for me, I even... More 

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Thank Brian S
Nashville, Tennessee
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129 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

Came on a playoff night and was the only place that could seat 9 people w/o a long wait. We were the first ones there which was initially worrisome. Service was excellent and food fantastic. The tapas get a bit expensive after the good times get rolling but consistent with other places in SF. Would visit again, but w/o the... More 

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Thank befrank1
Castle Pines, Colorado
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123 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2016 via mobile

We were so excited to see Cuban/Latin food with such high ratings that we chose to use one of only three dinners in SF at this place. It was a poor choice. Service was friendly and prompt. We started with an arepa that was absolutely fabulous...perfectly prepared and served with a tasty verde sauce. Everything went downhill from there. I... More 

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Thank Anchored
Fairfield, California
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

Came down to the City for Giants FanFest and my fiancé (who loves Cuban food) found this place. Popped over around 7:45pm and discovered a hidden gem. The menu is small, but that just means what you do get is awesome! Had the Carnitas with Yucca Smash, Black beans and rice, fried sweet plaintaines, and a fried corn cake (whose... More 

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Thank Eric Q
Fairfield, California
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123 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

I love Cuban cuisine and was disappointed when I moved to SF and couldn't find any decent Cuban food. We found this place on trip advisor after waiting a long time a McCormicks. I AM SO GLAD. The service was outstanding along with the food. We had the pork and it was perfect. Plantains were Devine. Rice and beans good... More 

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Thank smoochums
Portsmouth
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015 via mobile

We found the Latin Grill Express when staying at Fort Mason 2 years ago. The food was fantastic then and it remains fantastic now. On our stay in San Francisco this October our evening was so good we returned couple of days later. Diego is a great chef and good host. Him and Lisa his partner are a tag team... More 

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Thank Gary R
portland
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

We took the owner's suggestions and enjoyed every bite. Sangria and coffee were delicious too! They do catering as well for local businesses.

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Thank redqueenofhearts
Quezon City, Philippines
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Loved the food. We ordered take out. It took them a long time to serve the order, however, it was worth the wait.

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Thank inookcoffee
Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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36 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

The food was excellent Cuban and Sothern American fare. The pork we had was flavorful and imaginative. I think the food was a good value for the $15-20 price range and the staff was super helpful. Highly recommended.

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Thank Nick V

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Caribbean, Latin, Cuban, Spanish, Colombian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 993 N Point St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1111
    (Between Polk and Larkin)
  • Public Transportation: Muni #'s 30, 19, 47 and 49.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: 415-345-8512

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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