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3011 Steiner St, San Francisco, CA 94123-3907 (Union Street)
+1 415-441-3200
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
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Boston, Massachusetts
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect dinner after a long day of walking. Small plates to share, and even standard dishes had an interesting twist. Our waiter was excellent, overall a great experience.

Thank Michelle M
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21 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The menu is a variety of Italian /American fusion. The price per plate is not that expensive. This fine dining resto is world class. Highly recommended!

Thank lianitoi
Lake George, New York
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66 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Terzo while staying in SF. It was by far a highlight! The food was outstanding, and the waiter was excellent. The place was packed, so make a reservation at least 24 hrs. ahead of time.

Thank woodlandridge
Castle Pines, Colorado
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138 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

We love the laid-back and relaxed Marina area so we were excited to try Terzo. It lived up to its great reviews! The restaurant was busy (we had reservations) but we never felt rushed or neglected. Our server was EXCEPTIONAL and patiently answered all of our questions, giving recommendations when asked. The hubby and I shared a variety of small... More 

Thank Anchored
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36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2016 via mobile

Visited Terzo on a Saturday night. It's a lovely restaurant in a quiet area. The place was buzzing with people and had a good atmosphere. Food was delicious and fresh - lots of choice for any taste - the skirt steak was a standout. Had some good local wines as well. My only small criticism was that the service was... More 

Thank VSerrao
Bergen, Norway
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42 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

Just like a bussy high pulse, big city restaurant shall be. A greate Place, good Food exellent service, far away fom the turist traps.

Thank Albromann
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26 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

It is in a nice neighborhood. The service is great and the staff is really helpful. We ordered the calamari, the wild salmon and the fussili and everything was great. Excellent wines. Good value in price for San Francisco.

Thank Manelmh
Larkspur, California
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165 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Loved TERZO!!! Wonderful Medateranian small plates. Wonderful Humus, Meatballs, and other dishes to numerous to name here. Go online to their website for the full menu. Very well prepared food, excellent and friendly service and lovely decor.

Thank Colleen K
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2016 via mobile

We did a birthday dinner here on Sunday night. We had reservations, but we saw several groups arrive without and they were seated immediately. The menu is printed nightly, and the chef prepares a variety of rustic Italian dishes that are outstanding. We had amazing appetizers, and the lamb skewered meatballs were incredible. Our entrees consisted of chicken, pork and... More 

Thank starbuckSeattle
Fairfield, Connecticut
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

Loved the restaurant. Great neighborhood place. Food was delicious. Server was very attentive. Would go back.

Thank NotHue

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$21 - $40
International, Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 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
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3011 Steiner St, San Francisco, CA 94123-3907
    (Union Street)
  • Public Transportation: 22 Filmore & 45 Stockton
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Marina District
  • Neighborhood: Marina District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-441-3200
Terzo, meaning third in Italian, and connoting a third place to gather and share food & wine, was inspired by our travels around the Mediterranean. After running Rose Pistola and Rose's Cafe successfully for years, we wanted to bring an authentic, upscale, European neighborhood restaurant to Cow Hollow. Terzo is a beautiful combination of modern and cozy. Chef/Co-owner, Mark Gordon creates food inspired by the coastal regions around the Mediterranean Sea, sourced from our bountiful local farms and ranches. the menu consistes of daily changing small and large plates, with many vegetarian options. The eclectic and diverse wine list is attractively priced, draws from regions all over the world, and is designed to pair perfectly with the cuisine. Please join us for an exceptional neighborhood dining experience and your private dining needs.

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

Staying in Marina District

Neighborhood Profile
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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