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Eight Immortals Restaurant

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1433 Taraval St, San Francisco, CA 94116-2347
+1 415-731-5515
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11:00 - 21:30
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18 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a very simple no frills restaurant with the best seafood. Price is extremely low, everything is cooked perfectly. Some of the best dishes on my last visit, clams with pumpkin and black bean, exceptional. Scallop in pepper sauce, string bean with garlic. Whole sea bass, lobster and more. Obviously if you do not like seafood this is not... More 

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Thank Peter S
Berkeley, California
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place has the best Chinese food for a great price. Everything here taste's great. This place is a must.

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Thank hoteltraveler2015
Fair Oaks, California
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We were staying in a flat near this restaurant and decided to order food to go and bring back as it was a very stormy night in San Francisco. We ordered the house chow Mein - which was average at best. The salt and pepper pork was very good as was the deep fried fish - I think it was... More 

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Thank RandiM2
San Francisco
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27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

The food here is average and the service is typical for a mid level restaurant. Make sure you check you take out order before you leave. We ordered Peking style pork chop and discovered we got sweet and sour pork instead even we ordered in Cantonese. No apology for their mistakes . Parking can be difficult to find.

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Thank needmoretimeoff
Singapore, Singapore
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195 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2016

I was told the owners changed, and so did the food. Very disappointed with the food, as its dry and below standard of what SF Chinese food should be.

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Sunnyvale, CA
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253 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 240 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

We needed to find a good Chinese place in the Sunset area for my elderly mother in law. Many of these places lack the service and cleanliness you'd expect in western places but to the elderly, if it's good, solid food at a good price, they'll keep dining here again and again. We'd heard of this place and kept encouraging... More 

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Thank ECL
San Luis Obispo, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 January 2013 via mobile

Our only experience with this place was "take out". I'm glad we didn't stay for a whole meal. We had the Hot & Sour soup which all I can say is it was hot and boy was it sour. Couldn't really eat this bland excuse for a great Chinese soup. Also had the Shrimp Egg Foo Yung which was quiet... More 

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Thank BobD686
San Francisco, California, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 May 2012

great location excellent food and reasonable price,what more can one ask for?

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Thank lovebugfeb16
Vancouver, Washington
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2011

The steamed whole flounder is to die for. Simple, with perfect sauce to flavor your rice. This place is Chinese comfort food at its best. I love the simple atmosphere. Once inside, it could be any year...1970 - present. I mean that as a compliment. Friendly service. A regular stop of mine when I am in SF.

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Reviewed 25 March 2009

Went there a couple times w/ ppl from Church yrs back. Very mediocre chinese food.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 8
Cuisine
Chinese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1433 Taraval St, San Francisco, CA 94116-2347
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Sunset
  • Neighbourhood: Sunset
  • Phone Number: +1 415-731-5515

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?