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La Trappe Cafe

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Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations

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Twice Cooked Fries
Half $14.00
Full Dozen $26.00
Oysters On The Half Shell
Vegetarian casserole of stewed eggplant, onions, peppers & tomatoes
Portobello Mushroom
Marinated​ & sauteed seasonal mushrooms over country style polenta
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
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Reviewed 7 November 2018

What a nice little place. Just happened upon it at night. The entry level was empty but the small staircase to the basement opened up to a cozy comfortable space. The beer list, or more so a catalog, was extensive. The service was decent, but...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Erik237
Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Great beer! Nice atmosphere! King d staff. Delicious cheese plates - an amazing addition to beer. An awesome place to get together with friends :)

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Valeriya M
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

This is THE PLACE to go for a Belgian beer. Amazing selection available and on top of all of that there’s the Belgian Fries. Which are stunning.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank CTPreview
Reviewed 27 July 2018 via mobile

Me and some friends droppen in here on a thursday evening. We had some sour amerikan beers and a few european ones. The owner behind the bar was extremly nice and gave tips about the beers. If you want belgian beers in San Francisco this...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank henalv
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Had a lovely evening here. It was a quiet night in a pleasant rustic cellar type basement. The friendly waiter had time to chat and help with the wonderful beer selection, mostly Belgian, including some of the not so common ones. Food was unexpectedly good.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Chris C
Reviewed 29 September 2017

I didn't eat any food, so this review is purely based on the beer experience. Right on the trolley line, the restaurant looks pretty small and unassuming when you step inside, but go down the spiral iron stair case to the basement where the bar...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank kristravels25
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Solo traveler. At first I thought the place was closed, as the ground floor was empty however I then noticed a sign, saying they were downstairs in the cellar. Good atmosphere downstairs. HUGE selection of beers and the ones I had were very good. I...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank ChrisMorgan69
Reviewed 5 May 2017

If you desire a different pallet, here is the place for you. The Belgian dishes are great and very, very tasty. I recommend eating down stairs, as you have a better feel of a Belgian stone cottage. the meat and vegetables were so good. the...More

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank John A
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

Quite unexpected to be drinking Kwaremont beer from Oudenaarde, Belgium (where I live) in San Francisco. Nice food and good beers!

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank woutervg
Reviewed 30 January 2017

One of my favorite SF meals ever. It's cozy, euro, inviting, and everything on the menu is DELICIOUS!!! I was not expecting this from the modest exterior, but OMG come in, especially on a cold, SF day, go down the stairs to the more "taverny"...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank lilicedt
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