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126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
+1 415-750-9787
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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French, European
126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
Neighbourhood: The Richmond
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Reviews (214)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful dinner. Two seating's per evening in this small French restaurant. Very attentive, helpful and charming staff. Choice of a prix fixe menu with options within each serving. or, a la cart. Unless you really know your wines, go with the staff recommendations-...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With three and four course prix fixe menu options from 50 dollars this delightful restaurant offers a really solid value for your fine dining dollar. I've had the pleasure to eat in some really fine French restaurants in Shanghai, Paris and St. Martin and Chapeau!...More

Thank Neal B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent experience for dinner @SF. Onion Soup, Lamb rack and chocolate gateau!! Service&Quality, what else can we ask for?

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a terrific, outstanding dinner experience at this French restaurant. Greeter/wait staff engaging, kind and informative, and an immediate visit from the chef was fun and informative. Nice menu with a great variety of choices. Scallop, escargot, onion soup and asparagus appetizers each delicious. Our...More

Thank ColfaxCuban
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On April 21st my dining partner and I had dinner at Chapeau for the first time to celebrate his birthday. What an absolutely fantastic experience. Chapeau is VERY French in every way. You enter the restaurant and you immediately are transported into a world of...More

Thank Gary I
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Great, traditional French food served by friendly wait staff in lovely white-table cloth restaurant. Simple to order: elect 3 or 4 servings, for a set price, and then make your selections from each course listed on the menu, or just order al la carte. Also...More

Thank PatriciaKSonoma
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I feel a bit guilty telling you all to go because it is a small restaurant and you may have to book far ahead-- but its worth it. First, it is an indelibly French experience-- the chef, the waiters and the food- you couldn't be...More

Thank couplessPS
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Impeccable food, reasonable prices, refined service with some dose of humor. We have been absent from this place for a while (we live in Oakland) but since we visited Legion of Honor (Monet exhibition) it was only logical to rediscover this restaurant anew and it...More

Thank Olasek
Reviewed 1 March 2017

We had the most wonderful time at Chapeau for my birthday; Bob and I were joined by my sister, Michele, and her husband, Ray. From the appetizers, Dungeness Crab & Avocado Napoleon, a lovely Cauliflower Soup and the Pan Seared Day Boat Scallops, to the...More

Thank Pazu_past
Reviewed 24 February 2017

The food is fantastic, the space beautiful, and the service amazing. Chef Phillipe is truly hospitable and made the evening a night to remember.

Thank thequeenmother
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Tanya N
How much is the cork charge in the restaurant?
9 December 2016|
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Holly M
we have a member of our party that has a severe peanut allergy and is allergic to all tree nuts. do you cook with peanut oil? Can you ensure us that he would be safe to eat in your restaurant?
21 June 2016|
Response from sfwon | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant directly to tell them your problem. Generally, high end restaurants would happily accommodate your special needs. Be sure to tip the chef.
Is there a dress code for this restaurant?
10 February 2015|
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Response from Maggie D | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Certainly no tie or jacket required. Dressy casual would be best.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-750-9787
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