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Osha Thai Restaurant

$$ - $$$
Mission District
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819 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1736
+1 415-826-7738
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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New York City, New York
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92 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed February 25, 2017

A Thai traveler once said that the best thai restaurant in San Francisco was Osha. So we pushed the door of the one in Valencia st. From outside, it was difficult to locate it. Inside, we were surprised by the quality of the decoration : simple but elegant (walls), a touch of fun (the seats), some plants. What a difference... More 

Thank Edouard T
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Great food- used to eat here alot when I lived in SF. Great soups if you have a cold and very tasty sweet n sour options. Also has great salads with mango, passion fruit etc. Stimulates your taste buds and reasonable from a price perspective. Great place for casual dinner with friends.

Thank Kami I
Dordrecht, The Netherlands
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118 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Like your Thai food? Traveling to San Francisco? Then you have plenty of really good options! Osha offers a true Thai Experience right here in the Mission District. Easy to find on Valencia str. you'll find some nice typically Thai signature dishes on the menu. Try stuff out. Order some items and share. You will love the taste experience. Tip:... More 

Thank LarsOpReis
SF Bay area
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18 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

Delicious Thai food in an elegant setting. Perfect for an evening out with a date. No wait and food was served so quickly.

Thank perseus9
West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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346 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
Reviewed April 16, 2016 via mobile

This was a nice surprise while walking the neighbourhood. Superb service and the Pad Thai was delicious! Ice cold Singha Beer in frosty glass addressed the thirst from shopping. I would go back!

Thank Katherine M
Sydney, Australia
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547 reviews
391 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
Reviewed May 8, 2015

Very average - the food lacks punch and many dishes lack authentic Thai flavours and spice. The Boat Noodle soup was a let down - lacked spice and the pungent flavours typical of this dish. The Green Curry was a little insipid and should be very hot/spicy - but was not. The stir fried beef (graprow) with chilli and basil... More 

Thank LassiComeHome
Bangkok, Thailand
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed April 21, 2015

One of the worst experience I had in a restaurant in San Francisco. The website indicated the restaurant was closing at 11PM. We arrived at 9.30, ordered food and beverage and the waiter informed us after that all will be served at the same time because the restaurant was actually closing at 10 PM. By 9.45, the light were turn... More 

Thank Jean Marie S
San Francisco, California
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88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed April 6, 2015

Osha Thai is consistently excellent for delicious and well priced Thai food. They have many locations now in SF and they are all great. Tasty food and reasonably priced, you can't go wrong with Osha Thai!

Thank Travelnut1022
Oakland, California
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146 reviews
129 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed November 28, 2014

This is my favorite Thai restaurant in the Bay Area! I've been here several times, but the first time was in May. We started with Veggie Crispy Rolls, then I had the Pad Thai with tofu and Moroheiya noodles. I hadn't heard of those noodles before, but man, they are SO GOOD! I can't stop eating them now. They are... More 

Thank Ezra B
Incline Village, Nevada
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 10, 2013

I haven't had a lot of Thai food, but my sister and my dad (who have both eaten a lot of Thai cuisine) both agreed this was a very great place. The ambiance was great, fun crowd, excellent service, clean place, and I found the food to be delicious!

Thank KyleTerese

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 819 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1736
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-826-7738

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

Staying in Mission District

Neighborhood Profile
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighborhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country.
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