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The Pied Piper Bar & Maxfield's

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
SoMa
American, Bar
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2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94105-3402
+1 415-512-1111
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11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 00:00
Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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New York City, New York
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438 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lobby level bar at The Palace has comfortable seating, a good food menu and very efficient service. It does get full quickly.

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Thank rnarisetti
Golden, Colorado
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40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped here to have dinner before heading back to my hotel. I arrived around 5pm, which was good because when I left an hour later it was packed. Nice little pub restaurant in the Palace hotel. I had a pint of Guinness ($8) which was poured perfect and a hamburger($26) with truffle fries($4). The food was good and the... More 

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Thank AmberLew11
California
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422 reviews
242 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

When you are in the hotel and it's raining it's the place to go. The last time I stayed at The Palace we ate here and it was really very good. This time: TWO THUMBS DOWN. We sat for ten minutes without being spoken to and had to alert the waitress. We ordered and one person didn't get what he... More 

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Thank traveltheworldcs
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We were staying at the Palace Hotel so used the bar at night. Great cocktails and friendly, professional staff.

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Thank 54Thistledown
Mission Viejo, CA
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52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

We were staying at the Palace Hotel and thought we would go downstairs and have have a nice meal (wife and I). The bar section was packed and looked like everyone was having a great time, so the hopes where high. We were seated immediately and the waiter was very nice. The menu left a lot to be desired (5... More 

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Thank jmad3413
Melbourne, Australia
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83 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017

Located in the Palace Hotel, this place serves excellent chargrilled burgers with a lovely smokey flavour. Served with either potato or sweet potato fries, we loved the latter.

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Thank TopcatChris
Hong Kong, China
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84 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

Stayed here last week . . bar was great for drinks, diner, watching sport quietly. . busy place. . . went every night. .

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California
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58 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We stayed in The Palace Hotel where this restaurant is situated. The restaurant was extremely crowded - this is a lively place - and we did not have reservations. We were seated in the bar area which made no difference, really. It's just a little noisier. The food is basically the same. I ordered a variation on a shrimp cocktail... More 

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Thank Voyager310
Mississauga, Canada
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

Great in a pinch if you're staying at the hotel. Old world luxury charm but a little dark. Great for a night cap or a meet before dinner elsewhere.

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Phoenix, AZ
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872 reviews
447 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 403 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016

We travel to San Francisco, at least once per month, and often more. When we stay downtown, we are usually at the Palace Hotel - Pied Piper Bar & Maxfield's is in the lobby, near the Market St. entrance. Over the years, the Piper has had a few changes. When we first visited, there were TV's above the bar in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 25
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 00:00
Thursday
11:30 - 00:00
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 New Montgomery St, San Francisco, CA 94105-3402
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-512-1111

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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