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Firefly Restaurant

4288 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-3617
+1 415-821-7652
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (28 reviews)
“trout” (8 reviews)
“tostones” (3 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4288 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-3617
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Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is a Very congenial local restaurant with terrific service. There were six of us and all of us were happy with our meals, appetizers and lovely wines. Two of our party are own wine bars and really know their wines! The restaurant owner recommended...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank zfilly
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

Definitely coming back, the food was excellent and the service was great. I went alone but definitely recommending firefly for future dates

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Sarah E
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We tried this restaurant for the first time because we heard they go an amazing job with gluten free. They did not disappoint. They take great care with cross contamination and my celiac daughter was able to eat there safely. The food was delicious and...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Sambachica
Reviewed 9 July 2018

So glad I went back. My old neighborhood restaurant is still great. We shared and still had leftovers to take home. Maybe because we tried the bread with spread. Warm salad with potatoes was memorable. Fried chicken was moist. Service friendly and relaxed. Overall excellent!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank uesnna
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Dinner at Firefly is a great experience from the friendly waitstaff to the delicious food, you can’t go wrong eating here. There is a seasonal menu that changes depending on what is available to the chef that day. And speaking of chefs, it is incredible...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank E1093UMsteves
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The food was good, not great and totally overpriced. We ordered a few appetizers to share, no main dishes and no dessert and were surprised when we got the check. Definitely NOT going back.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Lidia S
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Had dinner here about a two weeks ago with some friends. The service in wonderful. The food is quite good. A few items were a bit odd, but all in all, it's a good restaurant. One of the best things about it is that almost...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank CookGirl-CA
Reviewed 19 May 2018

We were take to Firefly by some locals that dine there frequently. We ordered an assortment of appetizers, all of which were great. Especially the snow peas. We ordered two more orders of those! We had the lamb and the fish. Both excellent. I highly...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank WorldMap
Reviewed 11 April 2018

I had my farewell San Francisco dinner at Firefly in spring 2015, so this was my first return visit since then. It didn't disappoint. Both the service and the food quality were top-of-the-line. We shared a salad of curried roast beet, carrot, apple and chicory...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank jimhopkins
Reviewed 12 March 2018

We lived near here for over a year and went twice. The locals love this place like it was a religion. I didn’t get it. I thought the menu was weird and the cooking barely average. The dining room looked like a cafe. Obviously just...More

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Paul D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4288 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-3617
  • Public Transportation: 48 Quintara stops right out front. 2 blocks from 24 Divisadero (Castro St.) Visit our website for more detailed transit information.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-821-7652
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