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860 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107 (4th & 5th)
+1 415-995-2061
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Today
10:30 - 01:00
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Hours:
Sun 10:30 - 00:00
Mon 11:30 - 00:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 01:00
Sat 10:30 - 01:00
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Beijing, China
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70 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great food and friendly attentive service. I had the Spaghetti which were tasty and slightly spicy. My colleagues had the fried chicken and waffles and loved that too.

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Thank UliA3
Level Contributor
38 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner with friends there. The food was great and this is also great place to have friends getting together.

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Thank Jim W
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156 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live in San Francisco so I rarely head down to the Moscone area for restaurants because of usual crowds that are there for the various convention events. We had a Friday night without a plan and found this place on Open Table - decided to give it a try. The space is nice and open with a bar along... More 

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Thank Arias55
Oakland, California
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came here for happy hour and the bartender was really friendly. Good food and very nice ambiance. We ordered the $1 oysters, the spare ribs and fish taco. The ribs were really good and $1 oysters can't be beat. Will definitely go back and try their dinner menu.

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Thank rickemmanuel
Phoenix, Arizona
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276 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

While scouring the internet for SF restaurants for an upcoming visit, we spotted Oola as being near our hotel and having a cool website that featured a menu that would suit my wife, adult son, and myself; we were not disappointed, I tried the flat iron steak (well cooked, but too much sauce); my wife loved her pork tacos, and... More 

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Thank michbren
San Francisco, California
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76 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Great happy hour!! Order the ribs not to be missed. One dollar kusshi oysters. Great space nice atmosphere walking distance from moscone convention center.

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Thank SF_Bulldog
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant combines ambience with a classical options for food and wine. The menu is not War and Peace in length but this ensures quality vs quantity. The staff are professional and friendly and the background music and video entertainment definitely beats the regular sports bar TV scene. Definitely one to go when in SFO.

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Thank Julian T
Maumee, Ohio
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52 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

I was staying on Powell and looking for a cool small restaurant with eclectic menu. Oola fit the bill. Small contemporary space that doesn't get to loud which always gets a thumbs up for me in that category. I was dining solo so I sat at the bar. Wonderful friendly bartender who made a killer Martini to my specs. Menu... More 

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New York City, New York
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332 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

Came in for a couple of drinks and wound up eating dinner also. Pappardelle was great very tasty and fresh. The fish tacos are spicy and just enough. The mac and cheese also had a great fresh quality. Loved the bee hive drink as well!

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Thank CVworldwide
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Was traveling alone for work and went there for dinner & a pint. Friendly bar tender, good food, and nice atmosphere with old movies showing above. Cozy and quite popular, so be sure to book a table if you don't want to sit at the bar. Near the Moscone center.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 24
Cuisine
American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 - 00:00
Monday
11:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 01:00
Thursday
11:30 - 01:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 860 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA 94107
    (4th & 5th)
  • Public Transportation: Near SF Muni bus stops at 5th & Folsom and 4th & Folsom
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-995-2061

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

Staying in SoMa

Neighbourhood Profile
SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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