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Sons & Daughters

Certificate of Excellence
Nob Hill
American, Contemporary
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708 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3403 (Powell)
+1 415-391-8311
17:00 - 21:30
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Wed - Sun 17:00 - 21:30
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Acton, Massachusetts
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535 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 197 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Is a prix fixe nine courses that also comes with around five or six amuse bouches and three different home made breads over the course of the evening. The food was $135 and the accompanying wine pairing was $89. There were seven different wines and each was at least half a glass; glad I did not drive after. The service... More 

Thank MikeBirdman
Phoenix, AZ
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790 reviews
402 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 346 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Sons & Daughters – we really like this restaurant. This was our second visit to Sons & Daughters, and in fairly rapid succession. We are in San Francisco, at least once per month, and often more, so we try to spread our dining around quite a bit. However, when I asked my wife, “Where would you like to eat?” she... More 

Thank Bill_Hunt_AZ
St. George, Utah
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183 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 204 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

Our group of foodie friends were cautiously optimistic that a tasting dinner at Son's and daughters was going to be a dining phenomenon for $120 per person. Well......it was hilarious ALL of the tasting dishes were inedible due to extreme saltiness. ....including deserts The other major fault was cold food . Food grouping and choice of ingredients were clashing and... More 

Thank Kenneth P
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Interesting place with nice presentations, but less than stunning food. OK service. Not the place to go if you are really hungry.

Thank scott c
Toowoomba, Australia
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35 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The chance to dine here was provided by our Son(s) and Daughter(s) who wanted my wife to have a memorable birthday. And it was amazing. The tasting menu includes some very creative dishes and photos are included with this review.

Thank TonyMachin
London, United Kingdom
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

ambiance calm and sophisticated. service sympathetic to private moments. food rather interesting and a delight

Thank pennwasp
McLean, Virginia
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335 reviews
173 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We enjoyed the experience immensely. Dinner here was an entertainment experience for the palate. They are experimenting with edgy flavors and are not afraid of challenging their guests, so don't expect roast beef and mashed potatoes. Very knowledgeable staff.

Thank Bruce M
San Francisco, California
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67 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Went out to dinner at Sons and Daughters in Sfo: beautiful night out, simple ingredients and beautiful food alliances, all emanating from the restaurant farm in The Santa Cruz mountains. 7 courses but a lot of courtesy additions in between courses, the staff is very knowledgeable and charming, the restaurant intimate and quiet. One thing though, I would recommend opting... More 

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Weston, MO
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64 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

Warm, comforting, gourmet - beyond all expectations. It's hard to explain how serene the setting and staff are - like you are home. And the courses are approachable while at the same time being exciting and unexpected.

Thank WestonMOCook
Royal Oak, Michigan
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Service rating = 5. Food rating = 4. We loved experiencing this many-course food tasting. Service was top-notch; we loved how the servers seemed to follow a choreographed cadence for dish presentation and removal, silverware swaps, and refills. Every one of them was super friendly and happy to help in any way. Some bites of food were amazing, EVERY bite... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
American, Contemporary
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3403
  • Public Transportation: Cable car at Bush/Powell
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-391-8311

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
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