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“Great mexican fusion”
Review of Nopalito

Ranked #255 of 5,665 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Mexican, Latin, Spanish
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Good for: Kids, Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Delivery, Full Bar, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: A vibrant neighborhood Mexican kitchen celebrating the traditional cookery of Mexico and utilizing our philosophy of purchasing local, organic and sustainable ingredients.
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
“Great mexican fusion”
Reviewed November 28, 2013

Really enjoyed our meal. Delicious fresh salad, great location close to Golden Gate Park, good price.

  • Visited November 2013
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Thank Jessica H
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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Excellent Mexican ”
Reviewed November 5, 2013 via mobile

Went here on the recommendation of a friend; it was fantastic. The atmosphere was lively, staff friendly and attentive and the food very tasty and great value for money. I got 2 of the smaller dishes (which were actually quite large) and a sangria all for less than $25. Would definitily go back and pass on thr recommendation.

Thank SLKouw
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San Francisco, California, United States
1 review
“Very good food”
Reviewed November 4, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The food here is wonderful and I cant not stop thinking about it. great service too. The bathroom is the only strange part as you have to go outside and then into the take out window. other than that it is worth every penny.

Visited October 2013
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Excellent, authentic Mexican food”
Reviewed November 4, 2013

We were taken here by friends who live in area and were really impressed by the quality of food. Unlike most Mexican restaurants I've eaten in, this one was far more authentic and served up real Mexican street cuisine as opposed to enchiladas, fajitas and burritos that you can order anywhere.

There are a range of dishes to choose from, these included tapas style dishes to large meals. We shared a 4 smaller dishes and 2 larger between 4 and found this to be a good amount.

The restaurant is busy as we had to wait around 40 mins before we could be seated. They have a standing bar which served excellent tequila cocktails and good beer with fast and attentive service. The drinks are little on the pricey side - cocktails around $12 however they were well worth it, nothing like a tequila cocktail I'd had before.

The food was well priced for the quality of the food, but not an everyday restaurant. I would definitely recommend to friends.

  • Visited October 2013
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Thank Larnie86
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Annapolis, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Great Atmosphere and Great Food”
Reviewed October 6, 2013

Be prepared for a loud atmosphere and Great Food! We shared a pitcher of margaritas, totopos, empanadas, and pozole. The food here is upscale Mexican food.

Make reservations well in advance or go late in the evening.

  • Visited August 2013
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Thank EowynTravels
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