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1469 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94107 (5th and 6th Street)
+1 415-278-0480
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11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Wed - Mon 11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
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Sj
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found this restaurant by searching the area for restaurants with good reviews, this Peruvian venue came up. I had the aguadita cilantro soup, it was so delicious. I had never had this soup before. My entree was just okay, I had the Snake River pork shoulder. The best things served was the soup, and ginger lemonade. If you are... More 

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Thank Ro G
Denver, Colorado
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76 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Fairly priced and delicious cocktails (plus bartender kept giving us samples of drinks); terrific vibe and decor - comfortable; and finally fresh tasting, beautifully presented food. The ceviche was my favorite. Great place for dinner or daily brunch.

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Thank Colarada
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180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

We didn't dine in, just wanted some chicken dish "to go" , to supplement some leftovers that needed to be finished off. They were happy to oblige. We were staying in the nearby area and this restaurant was always doing good trade. The locals reommended to us, and i reommend it to you.

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Thank Lindsay W
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69 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

I was about to give 4 stars just because of the desert, but I think they deserve the 5. I love peruvian food and this place is great! We had ceviche and they Aji de galina, both tasted fantastic! The drinks - pisco sour and the other pisco - were delicious as well. But the desert was not good. I... More 

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Thank Ana Paula G
Ammerbuch
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

We had great night at this stylish restaurant. Attentive Service, clean facilities and restrooms and an amazing atmosphere. Our Starter with Vheese wontons was delicious, salad and steak were as great. Everything well prepared and seasoned, warm and tasty. Always a good choice

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Thank ehli_72119
Los Angeles, California
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Very good food. Good size portions , they had choclo which is one of my favorite South American foods (it's like a corn). I got the tartare and also salmon.

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Thank LivG365
San Francisco, California
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30 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stopped by here early on Sunday evening before heading out of the city. We wanted to eat a light meal, as we coming off of a vacation. We decided before entering we were only ordering an entree each. My husband chose the pork shoulder (Chanco Adobado) and I chose the 1/2 chicken (Mary's Chicken). Both meats... More 

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Thank Judi S
san francisco, ca
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2016

I've been a resident of Potrero Hill for 15 years and love this new addition. They have updated the layout with lots of window space and an open feeling. The bar is a great place I've eaten solo and met friends there for great food.

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Thank rickSanFrancisco
uk
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49 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a busy Friday night, and had a great time with friends. We started with a few Pisco sours that were perfected. Then ordered practically the whole menu. Everything was great including the blue mash! The chicken and empanada were very good. The desserts were amazing with the pannacotta having the perfect form!

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Stockholm, Sweden
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97 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

Ceviche: Great. Baby squid: Delish. Pisco sour: Perfection. I love when they get it right and they really really do. This place is fantastic and romantic and the service is top notch. Well done.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, South American, Seafood, Spanish
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
11:30 - 15:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1469 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94107
    (5th and 6th Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-278-0480

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?