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State Bird Provisions

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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Menu

Our menu changes very frequently, here is a list of dishes you may see this week
PROVISIONS​
2 5.00
1/2 Dozen 15.00
Oysters on the Half Shell
5.00
Calabrian Spiced Tofu, Cucumber, Parsley Almond
5.00
Shaved Squash w/ Charred Eggplant
5.00
Blackberry Marinated Beets w/ Goat Cheese
5.00
Guinea Hen Dumplings w/ Aromatic Broth
5.00
Pickles, Smoked Albacore Lardo Butter
6.00
Tuna Crudo & Quinoa w/ Bonito Rosemary Aioli
6.00
Marvel Stripe Tomato w/ Sweet Corn, Sm. Salmon
6.00
Eggplant ‘Fries’, Sun Golds & Pimenton
6.00
Duck Liver Mousse w/ Almond Biscuit
PANCAKES​
7.00
Sweet Corn & Garlic Chive “Short Stack” w/ Mt. Tam
8.00
Local Boquerones, Yeasted Sesame Pancake, Creme Fraiche
12.00
Mendocino Sea Urchin, Ginger/Scallion Pancake, Soy Lime
COMMAND ABLES​
8.00
16.00
CA state bird w/ provisions
10.00
20.00
Glazed Pork Ribs w/ Spigarello & Togarashi
12.00
24.00
Beef Cheek & Oxtail Curry, Bok Choy, French Crepes
12.00
Cast Iron Mushrooms, Eggplant, Dahl & Cauliflower
14.00
Cumin Lamb w/ Scallions, Grapes & Zucchini
15.00
King Salmon, Mandarin, Hazelnut Garum Brown Butter
DESSERTS​
8.00
Griddled Pumpkin Seed Cake, Strawberries, Peach Leaf Cream
8.00
Red Currant White Peach Granita, Ginger Tapioca
8.00
Double Chocolate Pudding, Birdseed Crunch, Plums
8.00
Chocolate Mint Ice Cream Sandwich, Blackberries
2.00
‘World Peace’ Peanut Muscovado Milk
About
Temporarily closed due to renovations. Visit us in the meantime at our sister restaurant right next door, The Progress, and look for our reopening in early September!
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American
FEATURES
Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 days ago

My boss recommended State Bird Provisions. It was quite difficult to make reservations a few days before, but sometimes there are last minute availabilities. I enjoyed the atmosphere inside a lot, and had quite a few dim sum style small dishes; the bill did add...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank rpan90
Reviewed March 27, 2019 via mobile

This was our first time at State Bird Provisions, and it won’t be the last. Upon seating, you’re given a menu, where you can order select dishes from the menu as well and wine and beer. They also have servers that walk around with trays...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rachelle1625
Reviewed March 14, 2019

One of a kind restaurant...great selection of entrees and small plates...by all means start with the State Bird, try several other menu offerings then make sure to try at least 3 of the "dim sum" offerings. We went for our 48th anniversary, and between the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank byoung3rd
Reviewed February 20, 2019

This restaurant is very unique. They serve small dishes that may be tapas or maybe dim sum, but it's a new form of cooking and dining. I recommend going with 4 people to try an adequate number of dishes that you can split a bill...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank Denise C
Reviewed February 12, 2019

I went there with 2 coworkers to celebrate the end of an intense working period. We managed to get a table for the same day at 8pm, which is quite on the lucky side according to my friend who recommended the place. This place makes...More

Date of visit: February 2019
1  Thank olivierjs
Reviewed February 7, 2019

Not all dishes were super awesome (the duck paté, the fried rice and the dessers were disappointing), but overall a great experience. The concept with food coming around on karts was very helpful, because we could see the dishes and ask questions. We were four...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank katha91_01
Reviewed February 4, 2019

We came with a small group and were extremely impressed with this establishment. Very hard to get a reservation, but worth it. Flavors were spot on and well rounded. Trays and trays of dishes were offered throughout the evening and I probably ate the equivalent...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Henry G
Reviewed January 15, 2019

For locals, State Bird Provisions needs no introduction. For our out-of-town guests, be ready to treat yourself to a modern dim sum feast. For those that enjoy traditional dim sum and are feeling adventurous, you won't be disappointed. The food here is a great crossover...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TheCakeGuySF
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Wine dear as seems to be the norm in San Fran €60 .food is served by waiters going round with trays of different tastings of different foods all individually priced a kind of a version of dim sum all very different and all very tasty...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank H2749FMrichardl
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Interesting restaurant - dim sum for non-Chinese food. They have a small menu that you can order of off, but most of the food comes around via the dim sum carts. Just like dim sum restaurants when you select an item they mark a card...More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Sltieu
August 13, 2018|
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Response from State Bird P | Property representative |
Thank you for your interest in dining with us at State Bird Provisions! We begin seating walk-in guests and taking names for later seatings right when we open at 5:30PM. We do usually see a line form before our doors open... More
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July 5, 2018|
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Response from Julz W | Reviewed this property |
it was a while back, I saw mostly adults but it looked kid/family friendly.
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