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The Brass Elephant

380 S Airport Blvd, Inside the Best Western, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6704
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good44%
  • Average33%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“cobb salad” (2 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
380 S Airport Blvd, Inside the Best Western, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6704
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just opposite the Holiday Inn Express where I was staying.There is a limited choice of restaurants in the vicinity- including fast food but this one is the best I've found to date. Located in the Best Western Hotel. Just walk into the lobby & there...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Hot meals from the restaurant menu are served until 10pm. However you can still get a hot meal from a different menu until midnight. We had a great meal and chose the Parmesan crusted chicken which was delicious. Our server was friendly and helpful. Food...More

Thank Manderj
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We came in late after work on a Thursday night, had to be up early for a Friday Morning Flight, so to have a restaurant in the hotel was so convenient. They were getting ready to close and we knew our waitress was as tired...More

Thank GraceMountain
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered room service from the restaurant. I bought the $26 New York strip steak. It was awful very chewy cooked wrong it wasn't worth five dollars.

Thank Chris F
Reviewed 6 June 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a wonderful meal and a bottle of wine at this establishment while staying at the Best Western. The food was good, even if I didn't get what I ordered. Oops, ordered a Top Sirloin and was served Prime Rib. Luckily...More

Thank Roadmite
Reviewed 18 May 2017

The Brass Elephant" is very confusing. We read on line and were told by the hotel front desk that it was "upscale". Several websites described it as "fine dining". Not sure where the authors of these narratives have been dining but there is no way...More

Thank Claude P
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

I ordered take out to go up to the room. Very slow service and didn't seem exceptionally busy. Only ordered 2 club sandwiches. Mine was the vegetarian club, supposed to be with Italian dressing...wasn't. Ordered fruit instead of fries but got fries. Dessert was a...More

Thank tinamm020972
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Not many options in the area but this was worked for me. Just needed a drink and appetizer so this place was good enough.

Thank leomic44
Reviewed 12 March 2017

I have never been unhappy with the food or the service. It is obviously convent if you are staying at the hotel, but it is also as good as any nearby options….without having to take a cab.

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Stopped in lounge for glass of wine with my wife. Server(Linda) was great as was the wine. It was Tues eve so not to crowed or noisy. Decided to stay put and ordered dinner. I had a reuben sandwich, my wife a cobb salad. Both...More

1  Thank BobMckie
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 380 S Airport Blvd, Inside the Best Western, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
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