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Koh Samui and the Monkey

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415 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1703 (Between 3rd & 4th Streets)
+1 415-369-0007
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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San Francisco, California
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107 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

We tried this place yesterday, we had Spring Rolls and Chicken Satay for starters. Peanut sauce is absolutely delicious. We had the Scallop Curry as our main All accompanied by a crisp French Rosé wine, which was really good. Service is efficient and friendly, though I hate it when plates are removed when your still have food in your mouth.... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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42 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 13, 2016

Great food and a bright space at this restaurant was a pleasant surprise in the business area of San Francisco. Close enough to the ball park to have a meal before or after a game. The take away looked good too.

Thank Mohyna
The Woodlands, Texas
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75 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 23, 2016

I have been to this restaurant a few times. Mostly with work colleagues and the food has been pretty good each time. The atmosphere could be better but the food is good.

Thank Rick L
Leeds, UK
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39 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 13, 2016 via mobile

We checked out Fang and Osha before we styled on this restaurant. Very pleasant, looked clean, with a good menu. We went here tonight with 2 young children (4&1). They were very welcoming and gave us great service. The restaurant had a very pleasant feel, seemed to have a local clientele. The food was very flavorful, good choice, fresh, and... More 

Thank 2009leeds
Santa Rosa, California
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265 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 24, 2016

My office frequently orders takeout from here. The food is great and reasonably priced. I have tried the chicken in green curry and beef in red curry. Perfectly spiced and good portions. On request, they also offer brown rice in lieu of white rice. They truly offer something for everyone.

Thank Scott95401
San Diego, California
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64 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

lunch special was good if not a little pricy. service was pretty good. interior was nice with modern furniture which i appreciated.

Thank knightmuves
Bucharest, Romania
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2015

I went to eat here in the afternoon but had to go before 1 to make sure that I had a table. The food was really good. If you like Thai food I recommend it

Thank protopmagda
San Francisco, California
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156 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2015

Great Thai food and very friendly servers. Street parking only and that can be a challenge if the Giants are playing. Best to check Giants schedule before going to restaurant.

Thank Nick T
Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
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104 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2015 via mobile

We met at this restaurant and luckily we arrived early. This gave us time to enjoy the drinks this restaurant offers. I opted for the pineapple filled with various runs. Careful, it's delicious and strong. For appetizers we ordered Papaya salad and Satay. Excellent for both. Our group ordered a variety of dishes, from Pad Thai to different curries. All... More 

Thank Jon G
Clayton, California
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372 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 496 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2015

Went here for lunch on the recommendation of a friend who works nearby. We arrived just after noon and the place was sparsely occupied, but that didn't last for long. By the time we left there were others waiting for a table. The menu offers many options from appetizers to soups and entrees so it took a while to zero... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $30
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 415 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1703
    (Between 3rd & 4th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: Muni Bus Lines 10, 30, 45, 47. Muni Train Lines K, T, N and Caltrain
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighborhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-369-0007

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in SoMa

Neighborhood Profile
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighborhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighborhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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