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Albona Ristorante Istriano
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Ranked #212 of 5,801 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: European, Italian, Seafood, Central European
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Good for: Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Neighborhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
Cross street: Taylor & Mason Sts.
Transit: Last stop of the Powell-Mason Cable Car Line at Taylor and Francisco Sts. (1/2 a block away). No. 30 Bus stops at Columbus Ave. and Francisco St. (1 & 1/2 blocks).
Reviewed April 5, 2013

From beginning to end.. Fabulous food, I had the home made ravioli. My children (10 & 14 made to feel very special. A fine dining and family experience ! We celebrated our 15th Wedding Anniversary and strongly recommend it. - World Class.

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1  Thank MorgansDarwin
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Reviewed April 2, 2013

When you enter is a small restaurant, very cozy, and the cheff owner receives you with an smile in his face, makes a difference
The Food is great, all the waiters being very nice with great spirit

We order tomato soup, delicious,Rissoto Great and diferent kind of Pastas, the dessert very good

Samuel the Owner always attentive about you, the food and the service

A must in San Francisco, very European

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1  Thank ffernandezdec
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Reviewed March 29, 2013

Decided to try this place out based on the Trip Advisor rating and all the positive reviews. I thought we might be let down because it sounded too good to be true. But it is nothing short of phenomenal. The service was prompt and unpretentious. The food was devine! Delicious seems woefully inadequate. The ambience was friendly and welcoming. Definitely do yourself a favor and try it out. You won't be disappointed!

A shared appetizer, 2 entrees, 2 desserts, glass of wine, glass of port, and a latte $125 + tip

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1  Thank rmarsh673
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Reviewed March 28, 2013 via mobile

This is a great place. Very nice dinning room, great service and superb food. Solid wines, both Sangiovese and Nero Davola. The chef is a great guy that really loves his work. Whenever we are back in SF we will come here

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Reviewed March 27, 2013

Table for two... upon arrival we were made welcome with champagne no less and were made to feel like film stars the whole evening. Service was knockout and suitably unobtrusive. Food was delicious. Layout a little brightly lit and maybe 2 or 3 tables too many in what is a faqntastic eaterie, but these are small nitpicks in a romantic restaurant you should definitely try whilst in SFO. 9.75/10. Will definitely retrun the staff are lovely folk.

Thank ApprenticeHighlander
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