We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Kim Thanh

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
607 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1646
(415) 928-6627
Today
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

81 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 72: English reviews
Level Contributor
61 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking around union square after a day of shopping and was craving Asian food. Kim thanh had good enough food, not excellent nor truly memorable but good enough. After ordering soup, fish, clams and noodles it cost around 55 usd for two m, good enough value for an expensive city like San Francisco.

Helpful?
Thank JGiampaolo
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

We stopped in for some quick laab and papaya salad. My daughter had some pho. The food and service were spot on.

Helpful?
Thank Rollinggold
Level Contributor
52 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016 via mobile

Doesn't look much from the outside but amazing food awaits. When we got there it was pretty quiet but soon filled up. They must be used to it because the food came out quickly and it was really good. We ate it all!!! I had the shrimp and vegetables and wonton soup. So good, fresh vegetables and perfectly cooked shrimp.

Helpful?
Thank Ruthnicole
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
503 reviews
270 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016

We were looking for another restaurant on Geary St but it was full so we decided to try Kim Thanh. Specials were written on the wall and a lot of it was seafood. Too bad we didn't try any as their specialty seemed to be crab. We ordered 4 or 5 entrees off the menu and everyone of them was... More 

Helpful?
Thank BayAreaTraveler6338
Singapore
Level Contributor
11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

Came here with my wife as we missed Asian food after traveling for almost a month in different part of USA, and we were simply elated with our choice. We ordered Lobster with Ginger & Onion, as well as charbroiled beef and garlic fried spinach and we ate everything even though the portion were big by Asian standards. I highly... More 

Helpful?
Thank KSYL61
Omaha, Nebraska
Level Contributor
140 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

sketchy part of the area ,but good cheap eats. Never felt unsafe while we walked there and while eating in the restaurant. WE ordered the crab and was delicious!

Helpful?
Thank eyee5
San Diego, California
Level Contributor
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Came in for an early dinner. We ordered the garlic noodles as it was so well reviewed. It was a very small plate for $8.95 and the noodles were all broken and it was actually a little sweet. Would not recommend this dish. Seafood clay pot was good ($10.95) with veggies, a few scallops, shrimp, fish. Bowl of white rice... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kellie D
Tel Aviv, Israel
Level Contributor
42 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

An Asian cousine with fine food and large variety of dishes. Nothing special, but fibe for dinner. The resturant design and setting is unattractive.

Helpful?
Thank nimrodk803
Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
52 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

What a great place for casual dining . Staff was gracious and service very good. We had the crab with black bean sauce, raw beef lemon, combination fried rice and fried egg rolls. All were very good and arrived quickly from prep to table.

Helpful?
Thank Andrew T
Los Angeles, CA
Level Contributor
362 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2016

We met another couple for dinner- one person did not eat seafood so we did not try the pricy fresh lobster - or crab. Loved the dishes we selected: Mustard greens and pork; Chinese broccoli and beef; garlic noodles and chicken; and spicy chicken wings. Good service- they will cook different combinations if not on menu e.g., mustard greens and... More 

Helpful?
Thank DeborahandAndy

Travelers who viewed Kim Thanh also viewed

 
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
 

Been to Kim Thanh? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1646
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: (415) 928-6627

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Kim Thanh staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?