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1090 Point Lobos Ave, Cliff House, San Francisco, CA 94121-1449
+1 415-386-3330
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1090 Point Lobos Ave, Cliff House, San Francisco, CA 94121-1449
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

R is all about the view. S is upscale and the food is upscale. S is not an epicurean treat. We had lunch as walk ins. It was 2:45 on a Saturday and there was plenty of room. Service was polite. Food came out quickly....More

Thank Reasonable50
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Arrived at the Sutro 45 min before reservation. Checked in then went to bar for a drink. Long story short, they never seated us. I went to desk twice to remind them we were still waiting. Finally 2 hours in I went to desk to...More

Thank Larsmags
Reviewed 1 week ago

In the other review I praised it to the skies. I will again. The food was fantastic and the service was first-rate.

Thank srca
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My hubs knows that living in the Bay Area has left me really missing the beach. The beautiful view and wonderful service made for a very enjoyable experience. The food however was just good.... not great. But the memory of sitting with my loved one...More

Thank flutterflutter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Large windows overlooking the Pacific Ocean make the daytime view here outstanding. This restaurant is in the Cliff House. There is a "casual" dining spot in the Cliff House and Sutro's which is a little more upscale/white tablecloth. We did not have a reservation for...More

Thank RITA E B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our Labor Day lunch was excellent, made tastier by our waiter Dimitri, who was attentive, helpful and very professional. Thanks Dimitri!

Thank Ken K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We make it a point to have lunch here while in SF. Recently our meal was fabulous, of course highly influenced by the coveted corner table we scored. Food, drink and service all great. Yes it’s expensive and there is better food in SF, but...More

Thank AKR1
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The views were breathtaking, the food was divine, especially the scallops, and the service was excellent. The drink options including excellent wines and martinis. The desserts were delicious especially the pistachio crème brule.

Thank dskefamily4
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome Pacific Ocean views and wonderful food and service at this famous Cliff House restaurant. Chef inspired and locally-sourced creative seafood, lamb, pork and beef selections. Tasty appetizers and delicious desserts. Excellent attentive service. Nice wine list and full bar for all of your favorite...More

Thank Daryl H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We're quite used to fancy restaurant in Paris. So This review is not overstated. The food was really amazing, from starters to Desert. We were a family of 5 and every single plates was awesome. Pretty surprising because we were expecting a high price for...More

Thank loic h
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 80
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
08:30 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
09:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1090 Point Lobos Ave, Cliff House, San Francisco, CA 94121-1449
    (Great Highway)
  • Public Transportation: SF MUNI: 38 Geary
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-386-3330
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