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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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510 Green St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3906
(415) 291-0499
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Wellington, New Zealand
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We were looking for a non-touristy place for dinner in Little Italy and thought Sodinis looked worth a point. OMG! Super friendly staff made us feel at home and this was clearly a popular place for San Franciscans. I had gnocchi and it's worth traveling from NZ just for that. Pizza was typically great, and the side salad my daughter... More 

Thank Karori_Angus
Nashville, Tennessee
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19 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved the ambiance of this place, and the food was absolutely fantastic - I'm getting hungry just thinking about it. Service was great, too. This place was exactly what I was hoping it would be.

Thank jv_trip73
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect family-ran feel Italian joint. Big portions and great atmosphere. Stumbled upon the place in Little Italy and lucked out. Exactly what I was looking for - an Italian place not trying to be fancy but serves up great food. If I'm ever in the area again I'll be back. Not a lot of tables, so have a cocktail at... More 

Thank roc585nation
Hawthorne, New Jersey
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57 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at Sodini's on a Saturday night in mid-May since we were staying at a nearby apartment. The service was good and the portions were generous. I had linguine with meatballs and meat sauce. It seemed a bit strange to have meat sauce and meatballs at the same time. I didn't like the meatball flavor--not enough spices for me,... More 

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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84 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the one restaurant we ALWAYS visit when in San Francisco. It has an old school Italian neighborhood feel that comes complete with friendly staff and Frank Sinatra music. On this particular one-week trip, we ate at Sodini's three times. Yes, three. We had planned on it being our opening and closing nights' meals and they were. We also... More 

Thank Laraine322
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016

What a great place to go to when you don't really have anywhere else to go or if you just craving some snacks as and suites with sugar or what not

Thank nick s
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

Out of this world food, terrific service. Very good priced. The waitresses are so fun and friendly. Try de pesto filled gnocci they are said to be "pillows of heaven".

Thank Mateo P
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at Sodini's on Green St in North Beach, San Francisco last week. The prices are great, the menu consists of the "usual" classic pasta dishes, as well as pizza! The flavor, especially the "creamy tomato" sauce, was superb. This is NOT an average place for Italian food - the food was delicious!! One of the best Italian... More 

Thank Coleen T
Sacramento, California
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

Went to dinner here last night with 2 girlfriends. This restaurant is owned by one of my friend's cousin. The food was outstanding, as was the service. Fun, fun, fun. If you are in San Francisco, treat yourself. Also, great alcoholic beverages.

Thank Linda J
Reno, Nevada, United States
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123 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2016

If you are in the North Beach area, don't miss it. What a great, friendly, casual, traditional Italian restaurant. Don't dress up, but do expect really luscious food

Thank Marlene O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Italian, Pizza
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Green St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighborhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: (415) 291-0499

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in North Beach / Telegraph Hill

Neighborhood Profile
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian ristorante come together to create the charming neighborhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always suitable for younger visitors, few neighborhoods in the city exude as much European charm and style. Peruse a bookstore for the literature of Kerouac, Ferlinghetti and Ginsberg, grab some gelato and head to Washington Square for a perfect afternoon of people watching. Just east of North Beach, the hills and staircases of Telegraph Hill are a unique delight. At its peak, the art deco Coit Tower provides sweeping panoramic views of the bay and city. The beautifully landscaped Filbert Street Steps, a street too steep for a roadway, rewards those willing to hike uphill. Keep your ears open and you might even hear the squawk of the wild parrots who call this neighborhood home.
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