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Aperto Restaurant

1434 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94107-2802
+1 415-252-1625
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good62%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (5 reviews)
“tagliolini” (7 reviews)
“grana” (4 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
All hours
$$ - $$$
1434 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94107-2802
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We dropped in for a late brunch. The menu leans toward Mexican but they also put out a very good Eggs Benedict. Prices are reasonable and service accommodating.

Thank jaf122
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Lunches have their own attraction at this little neighborhood restaurant in the Protreo area, just a few blocks from the new UCSF medical center and up the hill from St. Gregory's and the Anchor Steam complex. Easy parking, fast seating, and quiet; not the distractions...More

Thank JoelZ195
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Appetizers: the Caesar ($12) with hearts of romaine was perfectly fresh, beautifully presented and tasted great. The cauliflower fritters ($5) tasted more like mashed potatoes with a crispy outside, so somewhat disappointing. The bruschetta was a wonderful surprise; delicious toasted bread smothered with chopped broccoli...More

Thank ccvvbb
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Very disappointing. Spaghetti over cooked Cauliflower fritter was basically fried potato Never again

Thank cheppolette
Reviewed 19 November 2016

A fabulous meal. Hands down, the best value restaurant in SF. The appetizer of baby beets, pesto, grilled toast points topped with olive oil and burrata cheese was to die for. The Tagliolini ‘Pepati’ with garlic, bacon, jalapeno, roasted tomato, arugula, butter, pecorino, grana is...More

Thank Bob J
Reviewed 19 October 2016

In this up-and-coming district in SFO, several new restaurants have popped up. This classic Italian restaurant has high quality, fresh food. My pasta, had fresh tomatoes and roasted corn. Open air, great service. Highly recommend. Researching my latest book, "Cardiac Catch," and this was a...More

Thank AlexiVenice
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were staying in the neighborhood and ate at a number of restaurants on 18th. We had the pasta special spaghetti with clams. It was very good, lots of seafood and great flavor. We also had a dessert special which was very good as well....More

Thank jengled
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

Aperto offers a limited menu, but the food was quite tasty. Not much options for kids. The atmosphere is casual, but staff are very friendly and willing to help. Nice local spot on Potrero Hill.

1  Thank socyrdo
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

I ordered gorgonza cheese spinach salad, steel head trout and chocolate souffle.... sweet!! service was good and reasonable price

Thank wilfredo s
Reviewed 16 June 2016

Loved the fact that this is where the locals of Potrero Hill eat-out. The location itself is superb; those steep, windy roads and fabulous views are legendary. The food was very tasty, hearty and satisfying. Accompanied by a fine glass of Sauvignon Blanc, it made...More

Thank JustInCase_10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1434 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94107-2802
  • Public Transportation: 22 Fillmore
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-252-1625
  • E-mail
Aperto restaurant is a small neighborhood Italian restaurant located in the heart of Potrero Hill.
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