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Quince

470 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4610
+1 415-775-8500
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“caviar” (43 reviews)
“quinoa” (212 reviews)
“tasting menu” (54 reviews)
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CUISINES
Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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470 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4610
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I love this place the staff is friendly the food is amazing great place for celebrating birthdays I would recommend to anyone

Thank bubblez895
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quince is a 10 out of 5! The best service, the best atmosphere and the most extraordinary cuisine ever. This was my 3rd time there--anniversary and I wonder how the best can even get better each time.More

1  Thank Mark A
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello mark, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. I am delighted to hear your experience with us get better with each visit. That is just so gratifying to hear. We hope to see you back at the restaurant. If there is anything we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the moment we walked in we felt like royalty. With attentive service, beautiful presentation and fabulous flavors, it was the highlight of our San Francisco trip. Each course brought a new delight with unexpected but perfectly matched combinations. This is not your ordinary dinner...More

1  Thank Sherri B
Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

What an amazing restaurant. Everything was perfect. We went a bit early and sat in the bar area and people watched for a while. I recommend doing that. Our dinner was perfect and the wine was even better. I wish I remembered the name of...More

2  Thank MexicotoNYC
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello MexicotoNYC, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience at Quince. I think it must have been Greg who took care of you in the Salon. We hope to see you back at the restaurant. If...More

Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

This is a culinary feast, many small tasting courses. The food is not only amazing, the presentation is outstanding and the service very professional. Pouring the water should not be done across the table invading one’s space, but that was a small mistake. They took...More

1  Thank JPSalik
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Hello JPSalik, Thank you for sharing your comments with us. I am delighted that you enjoyed your experience at Quince. I appreciate your feedback on pouring water across the table. We will address that with the staff. We hope to see you back at the...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

Quince was an amazing three Michelin Star experience. The restaurant called a few days prior to our reservation to confirm and ask of any allergies. When we arrived, my menu was personally customized for my birthday--which was an extremely thoughtful gesture. The 11 course meal...More

Thank K0414
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 11 March 2018

Thank you for joining us on your birthday. We are delighted to hear you enjoyed your experience at Quince. We hope to see you back at the restaurant. If there is anything we can do for you in the future, please do not hesitate to...More

Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

This is a three star Michelin restaurant priced at over $1000.00 for two people with wine pairings. At this lofty level and very high price, one expects all the courses to be delicious. Sadly, this was not the case. We had over 10 courses and...More

Thank Vivian B
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

The place is nice, the service is wonderful but the temperature of the dishes need to be better, 3 Michelin stars for 2018 I do not think so. But the caviar was outstanding El lugar es bonito, el servicio maravilloso pero la temperatura se los...More

Thank S1405FEvictorr
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 25 February 2018

Hello S1405FEvictorr, Thank you for joining us at Quince. We appreciate your feedback on the temperature of the dishes. Were some dishes not hot enough? We hope to see you back at the restaurant. If there is anything we can do for you in the...More

Reviewed 14 February 2018 via mobile

This was our first visit. This is not a traditional Italian restaurant. The service was impeccable and attentive but not intrusive. We were celebrating a big event and they made it memorable. The restaurant called several times to make sure they were not missing anything...More

Thank Jim S
Quince_SF, Manager at Quince, responded to this reviewResponded 18 February 2018

Hello Jim, Thank you for joining us at Quince for your retirement celebration. I'm truly happy to hear you had a good time. We hope to see you back at the restaurant. If there is anything we can do for you in the future, please...More

Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Everything is perfect here. Ambience very sober and chic. The sequence is perfect, fresh and top knotch products. We were there on a special occasion and the menu was particular. In every detail. The lobster with caviar delicate. Dinner took around three hours, but was...More

Thank Bruno M
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suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
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Onepea1
16 May 2017|
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Response from Pam M | Reviewed this property |
$400-700 without alcohol or tip
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calmar
1 April 2017|
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Response from MurraL2013 | Reviewed this property |
All of the above are fine, you can dress up or down (jeans). Sorry to take so long to reply! Only just logged in again as have 5month old baby!!!
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VedaLoca
26 March 2016|
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Response from Quince_SF | Property representative |
Dear VedaLoca, Thank you for your message and inquiry. The current tasting menu is $198 per person but we're happy to offer abbreviated menus (5 and 9 courses for $150 and $170 respectively). The menu can be found on our... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 220 - USD 300
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 470 Pacific Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-4610
    (Montgomery)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-8500
  • E-mail
Description
Situated in San Francisco's historic Jackson Square, Lindsay and Chef Michael Tusk's celebrated Quince Restaurant features an Italian and French inspired tasting menu that highlights the seasonal bounty of Northern California. Accompanying each menu is an innovative wine pairing and sophisticated cocktail program. Chef Michael Tusk was named "Best Chef: Pacific" by the James Beard Foundation in 2011. Quince was awarded its first Michelin star in 2010 and in April 2012 its second, the San Francisco Chronicle bestowed a fourth star to Quince. In 2016 Quince received its third Michelin star.
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