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1409 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
+1 415-776-4642
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good45%
  • Average17%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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9:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Indian, Middle Eastern, Pakistani, Vegetarian Friendly
1409 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
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Reviewed 23 January 2018

I have visited this restaurant regularly throughout the years. You can smell the aromas and scents of the kitchen before walking into restaurant. Not the cleanest restaurant in town with basic furniture and setting. Toilets are not well kept and could be considerably cleaner. An...More

Thank Shudjan
Reviewed 27 November 2017

This small restaurant looks as if it hasn't been decorated in half a century. They seem to have no concept of customer service as the man taking the order and standing at till had the attitude he couldn't care less and wasn't bothered. The food...More

Thank javed00
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

The moment you enter this restaurant, you can make out that the food served here is authentic just by the aroma. The queue was long and noone came to address us. Even after a family left, noone from the staff came to pick up the...More

Thank ShuchiThakur
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

A very simple setting hides great food at very affordable prices. The food comes quickly and hot. Not the cleanest tables, but for casual lunch or dinner full of flavor, this is the place, plus, you can watch the cooks bake your naan in the...More

Thank meritaleja
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

The food was good, I asked for veg items. The dabha format of the restaurant may not appeal to everyone, so not a great place to take your guests for dining. Sure the prices are competitive, and BYOB and chai on the house are good...More

Thank YatriForever
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Its a typical dhaba. Food tastes decent, but I recommend doing a take out since ambiance is non-existent.

Thank seharmd
Reviewed 26 May 2016 via mobile

This restaurant focuses on preparing tasty Indian/Pakistani food. I went there three times in the end within a week because of that, and because of its closeness to the Holiday Inn where I was staying. But I wouldn't have put a foot in there without...More

Thank bababux
Reviewed 18 April 2016

Visited this place last week. + Great Kababs + Great pricing - Poor customer service - Not very clean - Poor interiors Overall good value for carry out.

Thank NSM2000
Reviewed 29 December 2015

This place is phenomenal! I have been going here for years and would go every week if I lived closer. Not the post decorative place but the Chicken Tikki Masala is ADDICTING (you have been warned), the Naan is baked fresh and not too doughy...More

1  Thank lailams
Reviewed 4 December 2015

Great little whole in the wall place that serves truly authentic pakistani food. Ignore the interior and go there for an amazing meal --must try the brain masala it is absolutely delicious! Also, the chicken karahi was one of the best we've ever eaten. Would...More

1  Thank gkullis
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Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1409 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-4642
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