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Thanh Long

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4101 Judah St, San Francisco, CA 94122-1124
+1 415-665-1146
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Rancho Cucamonga, California
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Has been my favorite of the And for years due to the casual upscale environment. First time in 20+years of terrible service from server ALISHA. TIP FOR THE DAY: Smile, be polite, serve those who are seated first, then get over yourself. You work in a wonderful place, act like you come to work to work and provide excellent service... More 

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Washington, North Carolina
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91 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came for the garlic noodles and were not disappointed in how good they were. We also order the mixed vegetables to go with the noodles. Small restaurant in the Sunset area. The seafood served to other diners looked very good.

Thank TracyW610
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145 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This Garlic pepper baked 2.5 lb crab was first boil in flavor water then baked right before serving. The flavorful garlic and pepper made the crab irresistible. The Buddha roll is stir fried bamboo shu, tree mushroom with fried tofu wrap with rice paper. You can eat them without the sauce. The roll itself is extremely flavored. The traditional Vietnamese... More 

Thank Chia Li C
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

So I came here to celebrate my 15 years service anniversary from my job, and boy was I in for a treat! You must order the garlic noodles and the garlic crab! If this place wasn't so far from where I lived, I would be here once a week!

Thank Tani B
San Francisco, California
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

This place Thang Long is known for dungeness crab and garlic noodle. But the last time we dined there, we were served with crab that was still frozen inside. It was a horrible experience. I will not recommend this place to anyone again.

Thank A P
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My first visit and hopefully not my last. The roasted crab and catch with citrus are amazing! The service is great. I can't wait to go again.

Thank Thomas P
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Went on a recommendation from a friend that is an SF local. Best crabs I've ever had! I've actually never had whole crab only legs so I was a little intimidated. By the end of the meal I thought I'd end up licking the shell! My husband and I ordered a roasted crab, garlic noodles and the crab puffs all... More 

Thank lidale11
manila philippines
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75 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Get the dungeness crab roastic in garlic, this is superb. The salty and peppery flavor has that perfect balance that you want to wipe and dip the crabmeat for every bite. You need to reserve though and cannot just walk in. Very accessible, ride on Judah street, just take N Judah Ocean cable car and get off at 46th. It... More 

Thank annabanana70
daly city, United States
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55 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

We have been here thru the years. The first time was amazing. The last time was not. Overpriced and not really worth it overall. We also ordered the combination seafood fried rice and all the seafood was rubbery and not appetizing. And to top it all off, our server not so great.

Thank M J N
Edina, Minnesota
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Thanh Long is a Vietnamese restaurant off the beaten path in San Francisco. Their business card says, "World-famous Roast Crab since 1971." Not an exaggeration. The menu has many other items on it, but if you are coming to Thanh Long, you ARE coming for crab and maybe something else, but you are coming for the crab. If not, find... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40
Seafood, Vietnamese, Asian
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4101 Judah St, San Francisco, CA 94122-1124
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Sunset
  • Neighbourhood: Sunset
  • Phone Number: +1 415-665-1146

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?