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The Richmond

) #757 of 4,533 Restaurants in San Francisco €€ - €€€ American, European
615 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3724
+1 415-379-8988
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good31%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“panna cotta” (3 reviews)
“short ribs” (3 reviews)
“duck leg” (2 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
615 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3724
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1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 24 April 2017

Love this place! We ordered the 3-course tasting menu consisting of the crab cake with spinach salad, braised oxtail with scallop on polenta, duck leg with mashed potatoes, salmon and shrimp fritter, panna cotta with lemon curd, apple crisp with vanilla ice cream, and a...More

Thank Elise P
Reviewed 19 April 2017

The Richmond is our family and friends' favorite neighborhood restaurant. Get the 3-course prix fix for $38 per person. We always do that. Here are the dishes we have tried and always enjoyed: Appetizers: -Vegetable and goat cheese terrine -Beet salad with cardamom infusion -Braised...More

Thank NZ17TM18
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Family party of five for birthday celebration. Three courses, all well prepared. Attentive friendly service. The atmosphere was as good as the food, with curtains suggesting private dining rooms. The combination BFF was a distinctive and enjoyable experience.

Thank Scarisbrick
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Restaurant was selected by a guest based on her prvious experience We were very pleased. Orders were taken by the chef/owner. Varied menu. We had 3 different entrees: steak, pork and fish. All were nicely cooked. Appetizers were excellent especially the corn pudding Nice selection...More

Thank refdoctor44
Reviewed 24 October 2016

Son and fiancee brought us to this little place in Richmond neighborhood of San Francisco. Was an old store front with tables separated by large curtain. We had a table in the front window, which was fun. John, the owner and chef took our order....More

Thank DrWillie
Reviewed 23 October 2016

My husband and friend decided on celebrating my 50 th birthday here. I don't think it's possible to adequately describe the intimate enchanting evening we experienced. They chose The Richmond based on the reviews of the menu, cozy atmosphere, reasonable cost and the comments expressed...More

Thank sophiadogasheville
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great food and wine in an intimate setting. the owner is rightfully very proud and very involved with making sure his guests have a great experience. I asked about gluten free and it was not an issue. oh and all this is at a great...More

Thank S3rialT3quila
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

Richmond is relatively small restaurant which is divided by drapes to provide a private setting for each diner. Host and chef John provided great detail about each dish which is characterized by elaborate sauces similar those would find in a fine French restaurant. Our dinner...More

Thank ChloeSantaFe
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had a very enjoyable dinner here with another couple and were quite surprised at how simply wonderful our dinner was. The service was fabulous and the food delicious. We chose to have the 3 course prefixed dinner with wine pairings. It was sooooo fabulous!!...More

1  Thank Peggy O
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Very difficult to get a reservation…they only take 20 people a night. Super small, super intimate. One chef, his place, family owned/run. His wife helps out. His niece served when I was there. I would say 5-star dining…pre fixe menu is outstanding. Appears this guy...More

Thank DoctorBuckles
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
Thursday
17:30 - 21:30
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 615 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3724
    (7th & 8th Avenues)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-379-8988
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