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Mom's Tofu House

217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“tofu” (7 reviews)
“beef” (6 reviews)
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Asian, Korean, Vegetarian Friendly
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217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Among all Asian restaurants in Bay Area, the Korean cuisine is the least popular (and probably the least liked). After almost two years of living here, Mom's Tofu House is the only Korean spot I've visited so far. What I can say about this place...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Acidov
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

I had never had Korean food and in honor of the Olympics happening this month I thought it would be an appropriate time to try something new. I wasn't disappointed and will definitely eat Korean food again. Mom's Tofu House is a very small restaurant...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Alicia P
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Casual hole in the wall, didn’t know what to expect and was greeted by large smiles from the proprietor and flavorful fresh food. All your favorite Korean food is on the menu, not just tofu, but the tofu is marvelous as well!

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank 600grahamt
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Wow, I loved this find! It's a nice Korean place with generous helpings of food. You go here for the food, not the decor. Service is polite and fast. Food is delicious.

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank RaySF
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Whenever I go to this restaurant, I order a hot stone rice bowl. It's comfort food - I'm not Korean, but it tastes great and I feel very warm and fuzzy all over. I'm a sucker for rice bowl items, and in this case you'll...More

Date of visit: March 2017
Thank Shuweb-com
Reviewed 16 February 2017

great service, great food, and wonderful staff. Go there more than once, and they remember you. they give you a set of appetizers (included with the meal but not for take-out - self serve at lunch) that is a great introduction to Korean food.

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank TravelEatShop
Reviewed 28 January 2017

Overall score 5 Food 7, Service 5, Ambience 2 I decided to try this restaurant for lunch before coming to the airport. The place was owned and run by Korean. First, Soondoobu stew was good with many side dishes. There were two servers. Young Korean...More

Date of visit: January 2017
Thank D3185XCjohnh
Reviewed 1 October 2016

Awesome food, great value for money, friendly staff, a place one should visit often :-) Lunch meals are filling!!!

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank prashant_p1106
Reviewed 31 July 2016

Great food along with good customer service. The restaurant is very small. Went for dinner and the place was packed! The dining tables reach the front door so that causes a line out the door. Must try #23 Bul Go Gi Dol Soy...it comes with...More

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank beyardoe2
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Mom's has a full and wide range of Korean delicacies other than just tofu dishes. The Selections include, beef, chicken and other standard dishes. The buffet side dish bar is very good and plentiful.

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Arnold C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 217 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3708
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
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