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Bar Tartine

561 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1114
+1 415-487-1600
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“beef tartare” (16 reviews)
“rainbow trout” (7 reviews)
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561 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1114
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

Killer Apps try the Lentil balls and actually all the dishes on daily changing menu.Limited menu means they do everything suberb.Service is stellar ask for Allison.May be tough to get a table on weekends so try after 9.15pm

Thank mike h
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

We were recommended to go here by our Airbnb host and we're so glad we did. The food is fantastic, all very fresh, innovative and so tasty. It is a bit privy at $58 per person but you get 4 generous courses for that. They're...More

1  Thank Charliet
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Having seen mixed reviews, and going with a friend who knows the owner I was not 100% convinced this was going to be a dining experience I would enjoy. Boy how wrong was I. From the greeting to the farewell everything was fantastic. We had...More

1  Thank PiranhaPete
Reviewed 7 September 2016

We went to Bar Tartine last week to celebrate my birthday early, and were incredibly disappointed by the experience -- particularly due to the awful service. I had been to Bar Tartine once before and enjoyed the experience (and likely would've considered the experience 3-4...More

1  Thank tourster
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stopped in for a pre-dinner appetizer (wish I could have stayed for dinner). The house Chardonnay was great, bread and cheese spread and chopped salad to share we were in heaven.

1  Thank Cheryl K
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Visited because I had a ham and cheese croissant craving. Glad I did. While the weekend line was long, it did move and the people watching was fun. The food was wonderful, buttery, flakey, moist yum.

1  Thank grizmt05
Reviewed 5 August 2016

We visited on a Wednesday evening and were told, as a table of 6 that we needed to have the tasting menu. This was $75 per person - with no options for only taking a couple of the four courses. The combinations of food were...More

Thank Dinah H
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is quite possibly my favorite in SF (and perhaps the world). All the inventive ingredients (black garlic, various stocks, farmers cheese, all seasonings) are hand-prepared (see their cookbook) and combined in surprising ways that are more than mere fusion. Something like Hungarian meets...More

Thank A S
Reviewed 24 July 2016

As a part of a large party, we had the set menu. It was very much like having tapas, lots of small portions of different items. Most of them, although unusual, were very good. Through the meal, the help was good, although as the restaurant...More

Thank Mkastner1
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is a wonderfully cozy little place that made me feel really at home sitting at the bar. I'm new to the city but immediately made great friends with the staff and the others seated at the bar. I would highly recommend their plum soup.

Thank Stephen L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 561 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1114
    (16th and 17th Streets)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI and BART both stop at Mission and 16th Streets
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-487-1600
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