We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nopalito

306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
+1 415-437-0303
Save
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“carnitas” (29 reviews)
“totopos” (12 reviews)
“cabbage salad” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
CUISINES
Mexican, Latin, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (245)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 226 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We had heard rave reviews about Nopalito so were excited to try, even willing to wait more than an hour for a table (although we did call ahead so we timed our arrival for when our table was ready). The menu is replete with fabulous...More

Thank vatravelingbug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Announcement: Nopalito our favorite place for lunch in the Diviz de SF. Handmade organic tacos, crisp carnitas, corn tortillas and a cold Tecate with lime. The jalapenos today were very warm adding so much to the sauces and flavor. Cant wait to tell more friends...More

Thank Pierre_Fou13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A sustainable, organic Mexican kitchen, Nopalito has so many intriguing taste combinations on its menu, it's a challenge to make a selection. It's Broderick location is informal with an enclosed patio, a small restaurant area, and a bustling, knowledgeable wait staff. The restaurant has a...More

Thank Eric T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Looking at the menu we were really excited about the choices we had. The meal was good, but I've definitely had better. Fish tacos were ok, but did t have a lot of flavor. Carnitas were the best thing at our table. The tortilla chip...More

Thank Traveler1959-123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I have enjoyed this restaurant many times over the years. It is not your classic Mexican - the flavors are spicy but there are no refried beans here. The menu provides both lighter dishes, such as the cerviche and the salads as...More

Thank Arias55
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We enjoyed our dinner at Nopalito. We shared a variety of selections: braised pork Carnitas, Quesadillas with pork belly, braised brisket Gorditas, and fish tacos. Everything was very tasty. The server was attentive, even during a very busy time. I thought it was a little...More

1  Thank AldebaranFlorida
Reviewed 6 September 2017

Modern, open dining area, seems like the tables are too close, but no, it works. We had several of the smaller plates and one order of the carnitas. All in all, too much for "us three kids" to eat, but a great sampling of their...More

Thank sifuerst
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

We were wandering around town on a rented bike, heading toward GG Park when we got hungry and decided to make an unplanned stop at this restaurant. What an incredibly pleasant experience! The food is delicious (we had the vegetable quesadilla and chicken tacos). Yum!...More

Thank Tamra J
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Can be pretty busy around the lunch hour, but definitely worth waiting a few minutes for a table. Menu items are light and creative ... a little different from many Mexican places. Service is cheerful and attentive. Our yummy rolled tacos (two for $8) arrived...More

Thank Sue L
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We ordered three small dishes, gorditas with beef brisket, fish tacos, and empanadas with pork belly. Each was outstanding in its own way. In each case the protein was perfectly tender and juicy, the spice level was high but not excessive and the tortillas were...More

Thank JudyZ167
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Nopa
584 reviews
.21 km away
4505 Burgers & BBQ
201 reviews
.31 km away
Bi-Rite Market
52 reviews
.21 km away
Nearby Attractions
Alamo Square
1,113 reviews
.57 km away
Haight-Ashbury
1,160 reviews
.78 km away
Painted Ladies
1,260 reviews
.59 km away
Buena Vista Park
65 reviews
.57 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Nopalito staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Broderick St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2275
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-437-0303
  • E-mail
Description
A vibrant neighborhood Mexican kitchen celebrating the traditional cookery of Mexico and utilizing our philosophy of purchasing local, organic and sustainable ingredients.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing