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State Bird Provisions

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1529 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3515
+1 415-795-1272
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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249 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2016

I live on the East Coast and got up at 3am exactly 60 days in advance to book our reservation at State Bird Provisions (which, by the way, worked like a charm) for our trip to San Francisco. We had high expectations of this Michelin starred restaurant and were not disappointed. We visited for my daughter's 16th birthday and they... More 

Thank Carolyn G
San Francisco, California
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54 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

here it is. Reservations suggested. Food was excellent and plentiful. My fav was the smoked trout, poki, duck pate, avocado butter, cheese bread, state bird, and the list goes on.

Thank J L
San Francisco
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed July 14, 2016 via mobile

Maybe one of the better meals I had in SF. Need to make reservations as it is Hard to get a seat. I don't mind waiting. The guava tres leches is amazing.

Thank RodgerK
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81 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

What's good food served fresh is now placed on a trolley, rolling around the restaurant waiting to be served. I think the restaurant energy is great, it's what every restaurant should be. However, the end product is what matters, fail. You should just show your customers the food, if they want it, make it fresh for them. No one likes... More 

Thank spotkav
Metro Manila, Philippines
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31 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2016

I really wanted to fall in love with State Bird Provisions. My boyfriend and I were celebrating a milestone so we decided, without a reservation to go. Because we missed the first seating right when they opened, we had to wait, which we were prepared to do. We walked around the area (there is nothing here) for about 30 minutes.... More 

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28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed June 22, 2016 via mobile

Lovely food and a great way to try different tapas style food. Although the menu is not huge don't be put off as they come round with lots of ad hoc dishes for you to choose from. The staff are kept very busy. Very pleasant staff - only too pleased to help. Book so as not to be disappointed

Thank FionaAW
Avoca Beach
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108 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed June 18, 2016

Asking directions to Harry's Bar a helpful local recommend this place. It was 5.30 the restaurant was full we were told to return at 7.30. We sat next to couple who told us that bookings for this place needed to be made months in advance. Within moments we were offered a small dish tasty morsels, Every few moments we were... More 

Thank donswim
San Francisco, California
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54 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed June 15, 2016

State Bird's food is carefully thought out and very original. There are small dishes resembling tapas that circulate around the restaurant - you choose whatever you want. The menu also features main dishes to order. Everything is shareable. I found most noteworthy the mixture of textures in each dish: especially the crunch factor, thanks to toasted quinoa, chickpeas, seeds, and... More 

Thank PadoukDesign
New York City
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900 reviews
284 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 559 helpful votes
Reviewed June 12, 2016

We lined up here an hour ahead of 5:30pm, the opening time of this restaurant. There were just two parties ahead of us so we thought we were a sure shot to get in as walk-ins. We were surprised as crowds of diners with reservations descended on this place at 5:30pm. When it came time to be seated, our party... More 

Thank Brooklynite_Abroad
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed June 9, 2016

State bird is a very quirkie different eating experience. Fabulous fresh food served family style. Don't go if you don't like to share your food. Not a place for fussy eaters. Staff are fabulous and really friendly.

Thank Eveie24

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3515
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-795-1272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?