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La Trappe Cafe

₹₹ - ₹₹₹, , European
800 Greenwich St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2615
+1 415-440-8727
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
3 weeks ago
“Great beer!”
29 Sep 2017
“book menu of beers, european basement feel”
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
800 Greenwich St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2615
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Reviewed 31 December 2013

A very distinctive place -- with a 100's of varieties of beer on the menu and an intimate eating/drinking lounge downstairs -- just like I've experienced in Belgium. The bartender knows beer!

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Having taken the trolley to Union Square, whilst on the way back to our hotel, we stopped in and came down the stairs. From the beginning, we enjoyed this treat. We had Westmalle and Rochefort 10 along with a cheese board, which was so delicious...More

1  Thank Pat B
Reviewed 19 September 2013

They have so many delicious Belgian beers to choose from (Blanche de Namur....yummy), our waiter could hardly memorize them all! Nice cozy atmosphere, not too loud, but it's a little hot in the basement! Our waiter Sean was very friendly and took the time to...More

1  Thank fuhrball77
Reviewed 12 July 2013 via mobile

A nice place with plenty of selections of both Belgian food and beer. Prices were moderately high but expected for San Francisco. Service was slow in that it took a long time to cook the food but the waiters were up front about it and...More

Thank Dan G
Reviewed 19 May 2013 via mobile

Go to the basement. Amazing beer and bar food experience. The beer menu is extensive and tasty. Recommend the "Wallovian Hot Dog".

Thank AZWahoo
Reviewed 16 April 2013

Found this little pub by accident while asking a local for directions. They have hundreds (I swear) of Belgian beers to choose from and some of them on tap! Add to that some great Belgian food to go with the beer and you have an...More

1  Thank Chad C
Reviewed 10 March 2013

The answer is, I am not sure. My point of reference is Mannequin Pis in Olney, Maryland, which is consistently rated as one of the best restaurants in the city., Because you can't rank various aspects separately, I decided to rank the place as average...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 18 January 2013

Went with a party of six -- three women who were not interested in beer were left with a paltry wine selection, and a waiter whose response was "I only know about the beers." Food was below average, and for an early evening reservation they...More

1  Thank MarnyCalifornia
Reviewed 9 November 2012 via mobile

Huge 50 page beer menu with tons of international and local beers to chose from. Staff were knowledgeable without being pretentious.

1  Thank Stuart K
Reviewed 8 October 2012

I had a few hours to kill in SF before a red-eye flight, and decided to grab a quick bite to eat. I stopped at the La Trappe Cafe after seeing the positive reviews on TA. I am not a beer drinker, so I cannot...More

Thank ILoveToEatOut
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Belgian, Bar, European, Pub
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
6:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
3:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Greenwich St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-440-8727
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