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524 Valencia St, 1001 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110-1115
+1 415-252-0918
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good44%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ceviche” (46 reviews)
“yucca fries” (9 reviews)
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Peruvian, Latin, South American
$$ - $$$
524 Valencia St, 1001 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110-1115
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came on a weekend for dinner. Saw some families here with kids. The service was extremely efficient and fast. Ceviche and empanadas were good. The restaurant was a bit crowded and a bit loud. Fun place, but not the best for a quiet dinner.

Thank SpikeIII
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived late on a Friday just before the kitchen closed...absolutely fantastic! The food is incredible, service was friendly. Romantic spot. One of my favorite places in the city!

Thank Amy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this dinner. Ordered a whole chicken and several sides to share. The paella was delicious. Must try the truffle mac n cheese.

Thank JBoothe
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had reservations, and still had to wait 30 minutes, the restaurant was really busy. When they gave us a table, it was next to the kitchen with roasting racks, stove and ovens going on. The temperature in San Francisco was 103 and in the...More

Thank Evita_1957
Reviewed May 14, 2017

Had a 7 pm reservation on a Friday night. We ordered a number of dishes and everything arrived at the same time. We didn't have room on the table and couldn't enjoy our ceviche app because we had to reach over the half chicken to...More

Thank Lookingforlunch
Reviewed May 4, 2017

I found out about Limon on Check Please Bay Area with Leslie Sobracco. Usually these Restaurants are so so. Not the case with Limon. We really enjoyed it!!! We asked the Waiter to choose a variety of dishes and had a marvelous time.

Thank 4JMP
Reviewed April 19, 2017

The food is completely outstanding, I am very critique regarding food, and as a Peruvian, I proudly recommend this place. The only Thing is that I asked the waiter to add some extra juice lemon to my Pisco Sour. Though it depends on the taste.

Thank Vanedaprincess
Reviewed April 16, 2017 via mobile

From the ceviche to the rotisserie chicken to the empanadas and the yucca fries, great food in a lively atmosphere. Only complaint is the noise level on a weekend night - they could use a few acoustic tiles as it's near impossible to have a...More

Thank tshickel
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The Peruvian cocktails were divine, the ceviche was delicious and the rotisserie chicken melted in your mouth.

Thank Aimee Q
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

I had Mixed Seafood Ceviche, quarter Chicken with sweet potato fries and aji salsas and hot chocolate cake with coffee ice cream for dessert. All good and so tasty. Even the service was very good! Recommended with no doubts!

Thank karicjones
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 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
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 524 Valencia St, 1001 South Van Ness Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94110-1115
  • Public Transportation: BART Stops at 16th St. and Mission
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-252-0918
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