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Bobo's Steakhouse

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$$$$
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Marina District
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1450 Lombard Street, Van Ness, San Francisco, CA 94123 (Van Ness Avenue)
+1 415-683-7007
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5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Dallas, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

INCREDIBLE.....took client's and we were all so impressed with the food, service and staff. The wine was fabulous and I scored the client!!!

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Thank bfarha76
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

Plan on spending a small fortune, but it's worth it. A lot of locals frequent this restaurant, it's a very quaint and romantic setting.

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Thank Tina L
Fort Worth, Texas
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304 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 181 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016

Someone recommended this restaurant as having the 'best filet they'd ever had', so we decided to try it. I have to say, he may be right. I've never tasted a filet so delicious! This is the type of restaurant where you only get the entree, and all sides are ordered a-la-carte, so be aware of that. The mac n cheese... More 

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South of England
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296 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 125 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

A lovely little bar but expensive. Two burgers (nice size), two ribs (small size), 5 beers and one small glass of wine $150 with tip.

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Thank Southofenglandfoodie
Johannesburg, South Africa
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46 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

I was taken here for a business dinner and had a lovely evening. Arriving first, I accidentally walked into their burger restaurant which had me in stitches thinking this is where I was going to receive a business pitch, but soon saw the proper restaurant just further along :) The bar service and unusual takes on classic cocktails were wonderful... More 

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Thank Nu360
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36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

This is a spin off of the big "bobos the steak" restaurant. This is a quaint little place. Staff is very friendly. Menu selection isn't much but for light meals and drinks it is very good. Right next to Travelodge by the Bay

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Thank Peggar
Omaha, Nebraska
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016

Party of five first week in October. All but one ordered steak, the other ordered the white fish. All 4 guys said steak was terrible. Two bone in ribeyes, one bone in NY Strip, and one filet. One of the guys ordered medium and it came out well done. Instead of taking it back for another steak, he asked for... More 

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Highland Beach, Florida
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129 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016 via mobile

Dinner was a feast. The steaks were tasty and the side dishes presented with a flourish and was so very good. Everyone enjoyed their meals and the friendliness and attentive service made dinner into a treat.

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Thank luckyus1949
So Cal
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22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Been to many steakhouses, some of the best in the country, and after reading all the good reviews on Bobo's, we decided to give it a shot. I guess there is always that occasion where you just don't get a good steak, but that rarely happens at a good steakhouse. My wife and I split the medium size bone-in filet... More 

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Thank Blane C
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 10, 2016 via mobile

Nice environment, hassle free for car park due to valet services, portion of food is good 👍, friendly service, but a bit pricey.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $80
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Lombard Street, Van Ness, San Francisco, CA 94123
    (Van Ness Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI: 47, 49, 30
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Marina District
  • Neighborhood: Marina District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-683-7007
Description
Bobo's is a stylish destination for the most exquisite steak and crab in the City. With antiqued red walls, colored glass light fixtures and striped tablecloths, the restaurant is like a plush Venetian jewel box. Executive Chef Andrea Froncillo has created a delectable menu that showcases his signature Italian-Asian fusion. The steak is USDA certified prime beef, dry-aged four to six weeks - longer than anywhere else on the West Coast! The crab is Dungeness, harvested from the Pacific Ocean and roasted in a savory garlic-butter sauce that is positively addicting.

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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to the Marina. Originally the location for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city. With the picturesque bay setting as its backdrop, it’s no surprise that the area has hosted numerous movie productions. Daytime activities focus on café culture and boutique shopping, while the evenings turn this neighborhood into a party-going hotspot.
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