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306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
+1 415-437-0303
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“carnitas” (30 reviews)
“totopos” (12 reviews)
“tortillas” (15 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent overall experience, with tasted dishes and pre-dinner cocktails and beers. Nice and candly staff and atmosphere. Required reservation, however accettable waiting list time.

Thank badboy4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nopalito in San Francisco offers an unique take on Mexican cuisine, completely different than your typical Mexican restaurant that offers Americanized Mexican dishes.Their preparation and interpretation of authentic regional foods is amazing.. Some of the ingredients used are not your standard items served in restaurants...More

Thank rmart2003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nopalito is one of my go-to restaurants in San Francisco-- which isn't too much of a surprise as I live smack dab between the two locations so I can go to either one. I will say I prefer the Inner Sunset location as it's often...More

Thank Fiona S
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

Food was really good. So fresh and lots of flavor. The salsa chips are delicious and unique. We ordered 3 different salsa dips to go with the already salsa infused chips. Not sure if this is an option on the menu but they were happy...More

Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 3 March 2018

I had high hopes for Nopalito because of their gorgeous cookbook. The reality wasn't quite up to those high hopes. The selection of tequilas and mezcals was good, but a bit one-dimensional. The tamale I had for an appetizer was good, but the masa was...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

Friendly service. Delicious food. What keeps me from rating it a 5? The little touches...would be nice to have chips and salsa to munch on while perusing the menu. And/or a side salad or even a few avocado slices with my entree (enchiladas mole).

Thank Amy H
Reviewed 7 February 2018

very different twist on mexican food. Nice atmosphere and very helpful friendly staff. Fried garbanzo beans were a nice change to start your meal than the typical chips and salsa!

Thank kmcfamily
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on our walk between Alamo Square Park and Golden Gate Park. We shared the tacos with the butternut squash. I had the chicken mole and he had the Huarache. And we each had a cocktail. All was...More

1  Thank RinneyEps
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We had booked a table for 6 of us. We arrived a little bit early, as is our way. The hostess warned us that we would have to wait a while for a table to free up. We asked where we could wait, as there...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 27 January 2018

I lived in Mexico 7 years. I find most Mexican food in the States to be more similar to Taco Bell’s version of Mexican than Mexico’s. Nopalito is different- food tastes like it does in Mexico, with complex flavors and attractive presentation. As a bonus,...More

Thank JOEL S
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Yes there is a small outdoor parking lot and covered parking lot. You can also find street parking along Oak Street.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-437-0303
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A vibrant neighborhood Mexican kitchen celebrating the traditional cookery of Mexico and utilizing our philosophy of purchasing local, organic and sustainable ingredients.
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