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Houlihan's Restaurant & Bar

275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
+1 650-588-2265
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good42%
  • Average28%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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6:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703
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Reviewed yesterday

The chicken soup was nicely cooked with some generous pieces of chicken breast. However scallops came before I'd finished my starters - soup & edamame. The service was rather inattentive. Had to ask for a pen to sign the bill. If you're staying in the...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank FrankMoffatt
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Food is good here. We visit everytime we're in the area. But this trip: went here for lunch one day, super insanely poor service despite it being empty; communicating in English was a HUGE challenge. Asked for green lettuce on the buffalo salad, and it...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank kendra m
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was fine.. tad pricy for what you are getting. Going during happy hour is your best bet for bar type food. Service was slow as there was an HerbalLife convention and they had the bigger table, so we would wait quite a bit for...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank AlwaysHopeful419
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ordered takeout to my hotel room for 2 nights and then decided to use Uber Eats for the rest of my hotel stay because I didn’t care for the food from this location. The angus burger bun and fries were soggy and unappetizing. Drenched in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank vzescape
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not sure what happened but the wait is ridiculously way to long. We were told that this place is good to eat at and there's a bar but for goodness sake!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank andy a
Reviewed 14 December 2018 via mobile

Food options were varied and what we ordered was tasty. The waiter however was not very attentive and we had to ask for our drinks order more than once. This restaurant can get busy with the amount of guests staying. Happy enough but it could...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank AusHTR
Reviewed 10 December 2018

Houlihan's is a welcome change from the run of mill hotel restaurants around this part of South San Francisco. Good service, decent food, pleasant atmosphere.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TwostarLondon
Reviewed 31 October 2018

We stayed here one night and this was my only in house choice for breakfast except room service. It was just average but it filled the bill.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank sndovale
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Sat at the bar one night and table service the next. Bar tended was super friendly, although over worked he messed up the drink order but was so nice and made it right.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank senza210
Reviewed 23 October 2018

We have made this restaurant our "go to place" for dinner before we take a late flight out of SFO. The food is always very good, and the bar menu has something for everyone! We love their mushrooms - The extra touch of cream cheese...More

Date of visit: October 2018
2  Thank beachlady10
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 11 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
6:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080-6703 (Formerly Houlihan's at the Holiday Inn San Francisco Airport)
    (US Route 101 at South Airport Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Service ran by BART to South San Francisco BART Station or to SFO BART Station and take hotel shuttle.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-588-2265
  • E-mail
Houlihan’s in South San Francisco is located in the Holiday Inn SFO airport and is your place to wine and dine in San Francisco. Whether you’re looking for a great meal for breakfast, lunch or dinner, or just a place to unwind with the city's best happy hour, the South San Francisco Houlihan’s restaurant provides a great dining experience. Drink up our happy hour specials, check out our current happenings or just find your favorite item on our menu.
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