We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sodini's Bertolucci's

421 Cypress Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3727
+1 650-588-1625
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good29%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“polenta” (24 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
421 Cypress Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3727
All Details
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (235)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

21 - 30 of 229 reviews

Reviewed 6 January 2018

This restaurant is a true gem in a neighborhood that is going through a resurgence. Many locals frequent this place so that should tell you something. The ambiance is very retro Italian complete with a statue of David. The food tastes like someone's Italian mom...More

Thank Jay A
Reviewed 8 December 2017

Actually found this restaurant next to another restaurant that we were going to, but decided to give it a try, so glad we did! Absolutely the best Italian that I have ever had and the ambiance of the restaurant was classic upscale Italian. They serve...More

Thank Demi R
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We visited with a family group of 7 on a weekend evening. We did have reservations and were seated and served promptly. Our party (including someone with some dietary needs) ordered a variety of items from the lengthy menu. Everyone seemed to like their choices....More

Thank Ambassador616224
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Family Thanksgiving dinner involving a lot of folks. Service was outstanding. Unlike a lot of restaurants on a holiday, you could order off the regular menu so prices are more than reasonable. Food was not quite as good as I recall from previous visits but...More

Thank WillieMacfan
Reviewed 24 November 2017

For several years now we have been given a generous gift certificate to Soldini's Bertolucchi's for Thanksgiving dinner. Several months ago a reservation was made, confirmed and we arrived with great expectations for another lovely dining experience. Arriving on time, we were led to the...More

1  Thank pronto101
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

We ate here on our last day in SF. It was close to our airport hotel. You can find all of the classic Italian dishes with a great staff. The portions are large and we wished that we had shared an entire and a salad....More

Thank TomSMuskegon_MI
Reviewed 16 November 2017

This place has been here for years and is very popular. I've been here twice within the last few months and not impressed. It's nice inside and we had no trouble with service. The antepasta platter is pretty nice. The warm bread and pizza is...More

Thank DlovesLabs
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Street parking in a quiet area of South San Francisco. The Bistecca alla Florentine was delicious. The spaghetti and meatballs hit the spot. Good service. Full bar. All the traditional Italian cuisine items. Step into the past.

Thank MarshBruce
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

The Pinot. Noir and the polenta were outstanding. The slightly droopy Romaine lettuce and dried out chicken were unacceptable.

1  Thank pklenner
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Was in town for business and needed somewhere quick for lunch without taking the time to go into San Francisco. Food and service were good. Not particularly memorable, but good.

Thank Jack H
Nearby HotelsSee all 29 hotels in South San Francisco
Comfort Inn & Suites San Francisco Airport North
606 reviews
.28 km away
Americas Best Value Inn & Suites - San Francisco Airport
333 reviews
.29 km away
Ramada Limited San Francisco Airport North
1,050 reviews
.36 km away
Airport Inn
54 reviews
.47 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Buon Gusto Ristorante
302 reviews
.18 km away
Di Napoli Pizzeria & Ristorante
224 reviews
.17 km away
Thai Satay
124 reviews
.23 km away
Nearby Attractions
Na Na's Kitchen
6 reviews
2.90 km away
Golden Gate National Cemetery
44 reviews
3.26 km away
South San Francisco Conference Center
32 reviews
1.04 km away
United Club - Arrivals Lounge
23 reviews
2.28 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Kurt G
4 January 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Quasarsoujourner01 | Reviewed this property |
From Downtown, 1. Go on 6th Street from Howard Street. It takes you to US 280.Stay on the left lane until it merged with US 101. 2. US 101.stay on the right lane until you take off ramp for GRAND AVENUE., SSF. STAY on... More
1 October 2016|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from SisBoston | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Quasarsoujouner ... choose what you like to eat. Everything is delicious, traditional, hearty, old-world Italian, so let your palate be your guide.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Cypress Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3727
  • Public Transportation: Sam Trans, Cal Train
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-588-1625
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing