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La Briciola

489 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
+1 415-512-0300
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“orecchiette” (3 reviews)
“ravioli” (6 reviews)
“minestrone” (2 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
489 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here after a Giants game (they lost AGAIN) at the recommendation of our hotel staff. It was about five blocks from our hotel. When we got there, around 6:30 P.M., several tables were already occupied with patrons enjoying dinner. By the time we...More

Thank Holly K
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Our family feasted on authentic Italian cuisine. We loved the pastas, veal, bistecca, and fish. A great find in SoMa. Highly recommended.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

The ambiance, the food, the service all reminded me of the meals I enjoyed in Italy a year ago. Authentic Italian food is nuanced: flavors blend together subtly. But after the meal, you remember what pleasure you had with every bite. Such was our experience...More

Thank nancyrm2014
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is close to the convention center and within walking distance of Union Square. Our waiter was so nice, and he made us feel welcomed and at home! Bravo! Would go back for more delicious food and great wine!

Thank Esther C
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Absolutely marvelous. This was our second visit. Both were memorable. Fabulous food and attentive service. Lamb shank and rack of lamb were superb, as was orrichiette with eggplant and mushrooms. Panna cotta was silky smooth and topped with decadent cherry coulis. Even the bread was...More

Thank Al B
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Recommended by friends when we visited SF, it was the perfect spot - non-tourist restaurant. Limited seating, fast and friendly service, and the food super. Crusty warm bread, perfect pasta, delish lambshank.

Thank love2travel49022
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Authentic, intimate Italian spot in the SOMA area serving classic Tuscani & Piedmontese cuisine. Home-made dishes classified as "From the Earth" and "From the Ocean". A group of nine of us enjoyed a fabulous meal here before recent Cirque show. Everything was wonderful starting with...More

Thank hollisJ_dr
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

This is my neighborhood restaurant and close to an office where we held an offsite mtg with colleagues flying in. Casual abs homey. They liked it.

Thank Julianna D
Reviewed 7 October 2016

The best minestrone I've ever eaten. A beef lasagne that's a cross between the style I had in Rome and the typical American style - taking the best of both and crafting it to perfection! Probably hand-crafted to order, too. No fast food here. Luka...More

Thank doulos8
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on way from Moscone to ATT Ballpark. It looked good so we stopped in with no reservation and they were able to accommodate a table for three easily.. It was a delightful find and we loved the experience. The bread and tapenade...More

Thank Cregan8256
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated
vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs
and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to
find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter
for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able
to do more than just business - museums, top quality
restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call
this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
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17:30 - 22:00
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11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 489 Third Street, San Francisco, CA 94107
  • Public Transportation: Located within walking distance from both Bart and Muni systems.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-512-0300
  • E-mail
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