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743 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7149
+1 415-776-9814
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Mon - Wed 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thu 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Fri 5:00 pm - 2:00 am
Sat 6:00 pm - 2:00 am
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2013 via mobile

Found this place after a long day of travel as it was around the corner from our hostel. We enjoyed cocktails and local beers the first night along with calimari and guacamole. The staff was very friendly. We returned two nights later for more calimari and drinks. Would go back again.

Thank Bchrus
San Francisco, Ca
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55 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2013

Olive seems hidden in the middle of a busy Tenderloin block. Once inside, there's a welcoming bar, with good food (not your typical bar food), great drinks, and a lively atmosphere. The bartenders are attentive and very friendly. It can tend toward the hipsterish, but still fun. Not your typical Tenderloin bar...

Thank Freebird2007
Adelaide, Australia
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62 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 20, 2012

Came here for the cocktails and weren't disappointed. Very friendly barmaid knew her stuff and served up a delicious classic mojito and chocolate hazelnut martini. It was a little loud and crowded, but no more than you'd expect of a bar on a Friday night. We didn't have any food, but what others were eating looked really yummy. Will definitely... More 

Thank purringcat
Fort Worth, Texas
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86 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2011

Walked here from our hotel. The drinks were great and so was the pesto pizza.

Thank CometFrogs_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Spanish
Late Night
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 2:00 am
6:00 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 743 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7149
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-9814

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