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Mom's Tofu House

217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
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Reviewed 8 January 2015

This hole-in-the-wall is off the main street, so you'll have to look for it next to a parking lot. But it'll be worth it! Tasty Korean food at a reasonable price...and an all-you-can-eat side dish bar (kimchi, seaweed, and about six different vegetables, etc.) We...More

Date of visit: January 2015
4  Thank CaliforniaFellow
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

This was my first experience with Korean food and I loved it! The kimchi tofu stew (mild spicy) was my favorite, but I also had the short ribs, which were a little fatty, but cooked in some kind of amazing sauce that made them pop...More

3  Thank Chris B
Reviewed 14 May 2014

The food was quite nice but the attitude of the waitress was terrible. My husband and I were new in town and he would like to take a picture inside the restaurant after we sat down. The waitress asking why do we need to take...More

Date of visit: May 2014
1  Thank Ang k
Reviewed 7 March 2014

After arriving in SFO we looked for food near by and googled a number of places, this one came up close to the area we were at. No reservation are taken, you show up put your name on a list and wait, For a party...More

Date of visit: February 2014
Thank RDMWorldTravel
Reviewed 29 August 2013

There are flies in the restaurant while we were eating there. Makes me not want to go again. Typical Korean food was not bad at all.

Date of visit: August 2013
Thank TravelMoreWorld
Reviewed 16 July 2013

We were looking for a late dinner when visiting South San Francisco. We walked past the restaurant and the owner walked out and invited us in. They were exceptionally friendly and happy to explain the menu. I had a beef bulgogi on rice in a...More

Date of visit: July 2013
Thank Desert-dweller_99
Reviewed 24 May 2013

FOOD: We really enjoyed the food here. The kimchi tofu stew was a tad bland but overall tasty. The dak gui (grilled chicken) was tender and savory. And the daeji bulgogi (spicy marinated pork) was packed with flavors and utterly delectable. SERVICE: Service was excellent....More

Date of visit: May 2013
Thank Gaakin
Reviewed 9 April 2013

This is our go to Korean take out restaurant. The tofu mushroom soup and the Galbi are really good, and they are generous with the ban chan.

Date of visit: April 2013
Thank shesheetaperrita
Reviewed 17 January 2013

Food was very good, great selection of sides with the meal. The portions are huge. We had more than enough food to take home. It was not only us, we say other tables taking home containers also.

Date of visit: January 2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
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