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Allegro Romano

1701 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94109-2110
+1 415-928-4002
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“dover sole” (6 reviews)
“tiramisu” (12 reviews)
“caprese” (6 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1701 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94109-2110
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11 - 20 of 154 reviews

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

The service: Very rude and impersonal. We had a reservation at 6:30pm which the owner/manager (?) said we had emailed and moved earlier to 6pm, which we did not. He told us a big private event was booked later in the evening and he kept...More

Thank Safady
Reviewed 17 February 2017

I've been dining here once a year with family for many years. It is definitely my favorite restaurant ever. Went with a couple of business colleagues this week, and had a wonderful meal, no surprise.

Thank Denise B
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed dinner with friends. The wine and food was excellent. Every woman leaves with a rose. We've been here before and will definitely return!!!

Thank ldsjpsalpalp
Reviewed 26 January 2017

For me dining is an all encompassing event. If the food is great and everything else lacking, then it's highly likely I won't return. So here is my view in a nutshell: 1. If you order wine by the glass they don't bring the bottle...More

Thank traveltheworldcs
Reviewed 3 January 2017

One word. Lorenzo. The owner who will make you smile and give your table an unforgettable evening. Food is very good. Lamb dish is superb. The branzino excellent. The gelato a recipe from grandma. A lovely nob hill gem tucked away that only the locals...More

Thank G D
Reviewed 31 December 2016

I came there for dinner and I took the ravioli with some white truffle. The service is remarkable and the place is just charming and peaceful. The value quality-price is excellent.

Thank Ulysse H
Reviewed 29 November 2016

There are so many good places for excellent Italian food in San Francisco. This is not one of them. I've been here numerous times and customer service has always been poor. As you'll note from other reviews, people often feel that they are infringing or...More

Thank cocomarie918
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed the experience in this smaller restaurant in Knob Hill. The food was great, the service was good and it was comfortable for a party of four to have a conversation. We would definitely return when we are in the area.

1  Thank AnywhereWeWander
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Returning after six years to celebrate here again, and they did not disappoint, seating us at the loveliest table in the room, pampering us with complimentary bruschetta, tiramisu, as well as glasses of sherry on top of our very delicious meal. The owner was present...More

1  Thank AnitaNewportBch
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Very small place service was absolutely fantastic Lorenzo the owner very personable. Food was delicious quick service but at your pace.. Good wine list will be a regular when we visit again.

1  Thank Anton H
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
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1 February 2016|
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Response from travelpold | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure, but I doubt it. I have been going there for almost 10 years. The food is fantastic. I would call the restaurant, ask for Lorenzo, the owner and ask him.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Jones St, San Francisco, CA 94109-2110
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-928-4002
  • E-mail
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