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Piperade

1015 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1220
+1 415-391-2555
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“rack of lamb” (21 reviews)
“serrano ham” (10 reviews)
“calamari” (20 reviews)
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Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1015 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1220
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1 - 10 of 205 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Tucked away not to far from the financial district is this great little restuarant. The dark wooden tables, dim lighting and warm friendly staff made this an enjoyable evening. The appetizers: white garbanzo bean and calamari were flavorful, the crab salad, and mushroom pizza were...More

Thank LivingMyLife32
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Piperade several times. The acclaimed octopus appetizer is a stew and sometimes the octopus is grilled then stewed and other times a rubbery mess. The Pork Cheek dish is awful. Overdone shoe leather. They run out of ingredients and dishes so...More

Thank samantha p
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Very disturbing experience. A 38 dollar bottle of wine was charged as 85 dollars on the bill. They tried to convince us that this was correct and only after repeated assertions did they acknowledge that their calculation was WRONG. No apologies, no attempts to compensate...More

Thank marrei
Reviewed 20 August 2018

An authentic French atmosphere and the Head Chef, Gerard is very hands on and was happy to discuss the excellent wine menu and to serve us with our choice. Delicious food with something to suit most tastes (I am vegetarian).

Thank PW1T
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The Basque-inspired food here was excellent, and the atmosphere is quiet/refined with prompt and friendly service. My husband (he's taken foodie courses at CIA) was in awe of the rack of lamb meal he choose. It was a great place for us to dine and...More

Thank SeattleShrew
Reviewed 13 August 2018

But not really of the quality you might find in San Sebastian! Decent quality but not memorable quality food or service.

Thank MichaelCambridge53
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

A big fan of Chef Gerald, every time we come to SF, we dine at Piperade. Was thrilled that Chef is STILL serving amazing flavors even though our last visit was a decade ago. We ordered the namesake dish which set the stage for classic...More

Thank egall467
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Gerard Hirigoyen has created a restaurant that has all the flavours and atmosphere of his native Biarritz. He is a renowned chef, and has written several books. He treats customers as friends, and if not in the kitchen, he is likely to be pouring wine,...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 29 April 2018

Loved the food. Went twice to this restaurant during our trip to SF. Their piperade is very good but the best are the desserts! Highly recommend the chocolate cake and the Creme Caramel Renversee that actually tastes like a creme caramel :)

Thank traveladvise85
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

Choose Piperade for Spanish food prepared with a contemporary flair. The dining room is beautiful and the atmosphere is sophisticated. Excellent venue for a romantic dinner.

Thank Linda M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 25 - US$ 80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1015 Battery St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1220
    (b/w Union and Green)
  • Public Transportation: -Muni/Bart Stop nearby -Streetcars -Busline 10
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-391-2555
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