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Contigo

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Noe Valley
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1320 Castro St, San Francisco, CA 94114-3621 (24th Street)
+1 415-285-0250
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Mon - Fri 22:00 - 17:30
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san rocco
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315 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 138 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Very intimate and friendly this Spanish restaurant that after many years is still serving very good and interesting tapas. It's a place where you re always happy to go back, which does not happen so often in San Francisco

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Thank marrei
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79 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 February 2017

We really enjoyed the Contigo dining experience and its authentic tapas similar to the best spots in Barcelona or our favorite Barrafina's in London. We ordered the small plate sampler and appreciated the array of flavors and the quality of the ingredients in the seven dishes served. Our favorite dish was the cioppino like fish stew. The pre-dinner vermouth apertiffs... More 

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Thank Greta H
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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215 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

We dined at Contigo NYE. Booked through Open Table, as earlier attempts to book via telephone were unsuccessful. They only offered a set menu on the night which was unexpected but we were open to the idea. Service was excellent. Server enthusiastic, engaging and informative. Decor typically suburban, nothing special, no table clothes and average level cutlery. Food presentation was... More 

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Thank Wayne N
Dublin, Ireland
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37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Good atmosphere here, we went on a Friday night. The food was good, but it was super expensive, even by San Francisco standards. Small, tasty tapas, big prices. We enjoyed the flat bread, the croquette and the Serrano best. Lovely wine, but again very pricey - starting at 35 dollars for a carafe... The food arrived very quickly, all plates.... More 

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Michigan
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144 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Really loved our dinner last night at Contigo in Noe Valley. Many great flavors. I had a very refreshing pomegranate Sangria. Then a parade of marvelous dishes. We especially enjoyed the duck, fried Serrano ham fritters, ratatouille, corn and chanterelle mushrooms... I guess we especially loved it all!

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Thank BathMonkey
San Francisco, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Great tapas which is shared by our table of 4. We started with sangrias and drinks and decided to do their prix fixe 7 course tapas tasting menu for $48 pp. The croqueta de jamon Serrano was a fried fritter, a great start because when you bite into the crisply dough, you get to the creamy filling with the slightly... More 

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Shanghai
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016

Nestled in Noe Valley on Castro off 24th is this little gem. Excellent service and delicious tapas await you -- go for the tapas tasting menu, if you don't and you see someone else with it, you'll be soreeee.... I usually get warmed for the occasion with some cava but others go for the sparkling sangria and achieve similar happy... More 

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3 Thank LaoDu514
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

My friends took me here while visiting in SF. We had several glasses of wine before and during, so my memory was a little fuzzy upon leaving. The food was amazing. Nothing was without it's moments of glory. The complexity of the flavors surpassed the simplicity of the ingredients. If I ever have tomatoes that taste so good again, then... More 

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Thank Micheal S
Wilbraham, Massachusetts
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29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

My companion and I met for an early dinner at this charming little restaurant in the Castro. Upon learning that this was my first visit, the waiter gave a concise and informative explanation of all of the selections on the menu. He also made recommendations regarding portion sizes, which helped us avoid ordering too much food. We both started with... More 

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Thank Peppersmom2015
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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149 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016

We went with another couple and shared everything. The lamb chops were good (albeit tiny for the price), the croquettes were excellent, the 5J ham was a splurge but worth it, the "pizza" was excellent, and the chard was so good that I finished it off myself! I only wish that the seats were cushioned.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Spanish
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
22:00 - 17:30
Tuesday
22:00 - 17:30
Wednesday
22:00 - 17:30
Thursday
22:00 - 17:30
Friday
22:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1320 Castro St, San Francisco, CA 94114-3621
    (24th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-285-0250

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?