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Zarzuela

2000 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1718
+1 415-346-0800
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (75 reviews)
“paella” (31 reviews)
Closed
All hours
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
Value
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LOCATION
2000 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1718
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This lovely tapas place has been a wonderful addition to the neighborhood for years. Lovely setting, great service, delicious food. The people who work there could not be nicer. Gourmet rated it highly.

Thank Shellita
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While visiting San Francisco for a combination business/pleasure, we asked our Uber driver for his suggestion on the best Spanish restaurant in the city. Without missing a beat he recommended Zarzuela. His recommendation was spot-on. Located in the heart of the Russian Hill section of...More

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I saw this restaurant reviewed on "Check, Please" and decided to give it a try. Very glad we did! They don't take reservations but if you get there by 7pm, the wait should not be too long. They do not seat you...More

Thank beachnut19
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We went to Zarzuela based on a recommendation from a local. It did not disappoint. The tapas were great. We especially liked the dates stuffed with almonds and the eggplant stuffed with goat cheese. The restaurant is small and does not take reservations. That said...More

Thank sueb123563
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Went with anticipation on a Friday night - but pretty disappointed all around. First the good - wait staff was efficient and friendly and prices, both for liquor and food was quite reasonable. Now the not so good - this was literally the LOUDEST restaurant...More

Thank NeroNewDelhi
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We took our four daughters for Tapas at this wonderful restaurant. The waiters were fantastic and really helpful with the menu and the food was delicious. Not a cheap meal out, but certainly worth the money. Thank you for a wonderful evening!

Thank Chris C
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

Loved this place. Not too cheap but well worth it. Great tapas, especially enjoyed the calamares. Fish of the Day was a delicious salmon. Friendly staff and great atmosphere.

Thank JonHeyn
Reviewed 2 August 2017

We came here for dinner while in Russian Hill and had a splendid dinner. We have been to Zarzuela many times before while in SF. The waiters and staff are very friendly and the atmosphere is very cozy and family oriented. The tapas are delicious....More

Thank the2travelingsisters
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and I wanted to learn how to make paella so we went to Zarzuela after having visited it with some friends who lived in San Francisco. When we went in and told our waiter that we wanted to know how to make it,...More

1  Thank raygay
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Having live in Spain for a year and traveled all over the country, I am always pleased to find a restaurant that offer a good representation of its unique cuisine. The Zarzuela is certainly one of the better ones I've found. Being in San Francisco...More

Thank CHARLES G
Nearby
Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential
neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner.
Combined with several great cafes, restaurants,
antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any
visitor would gladly leave their heart in San
Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down
Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world,
and make the slow creep downhill past charming period
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 35
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2000 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1718
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-346-0800
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