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“Mouth Watering”
Review of House of Prime Rib

House of Prime Rib
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Ranked #31 of 5,866 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$ 31 - US$ 40
Cuisines: American, Steakhouse
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Good for: Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
Cross street: Washington St.
Reviewed 29 June 2012

I have been going there for years, but not often enough. Every bite of the prime rib is delicious as is the spinach and yorkshire pudding. Thankfully, I have friends and family who love this place as much as I do. No wonder there are people waiting to get in. I highly recommend it. One bite and you'll never forget it.

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Reviewed 28 June 2012

Step back in time with this classic steak house restaurant dicor. If you want prime rib this is the place to go, even though they do have a fish alternative. Prices are comparable and they have a better then most by the glass wine list. The wait staff was wonderful, just the right amount of friendly. Deffinately will go again.

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Reviewed 28 June 2012

One of those old San Francisco places that is truly a fun experience. The value is very good, considering for about $40 you get appetizer, side dishes and the main course. All the food was delicious- prime rib of course, and the salad is just made perfectly (in an old school kind of way). The baked potato might be the best I ever had! They did not hold back on the sour cream and butter and real bacon bits.

The only downside was the wait. We had a 7:30 reservation for a Saturday evening. We had wanted to dine a little earlier and thought we should just go and hopefully get seated sooner.
What a mistake! We ended up waiting a total of 1 hour! My husband thinks it is a ploy to get more bar business and I tend to agree with him. Most tables ended up ordering two or more rounds of drinks before getting to their table.

The service is good and professional. It is a great place for celebration but next time I will take the 5:30 instead.

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Reviewed 27 June 2012

First tip: Make a reservation! With two days in advance, I booked a reservation using OpenTable and 8:30pm was the earliest available.

Second tip: I had the City cut prime rib and it was big enough. That's their smallest cut of prime rib and it was plenty, even though I'm a big eater.

Salad and bread come before your meal, and then spinach or corn comes with your prime rib along with a potato and bread putting. It's a bit pricey, but worth every penny. Especially if it's a special occasion. Everything was excellent!!! They cut your prime rib for you off of a covered cart, and the atmosphere was classy yet comfortable. Everyone was very friendly which made for an enjoyable evening. Do not hesitate in going here!!!

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Reviewed 23 June 2012

if you like meat, this is it. they offer a second cut if you finish your first.

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