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Chow

215 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94114-1310
+1 415-552-2469
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (14 reviews)
“ginger cake” (13 reviews)
“pot roast” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
215 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94114-1310
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1 - 10 of 216 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here for a girls brunch day out and the weekends can get busy and they only take same day reservations. I was starving at 1 pm and the brunch menu ends at 2. I ordered the two eggs with a cup of organic...More

Thank KWong55
Reviewed 6 days ago

We needed a late, light dinner on our visit to San Francisco and Chow on Church filled the need. I had a half chicken apple sandwich with a small salad. The sandwich was a very good chicken salad with some apple. The others also enjoyed...More

Thank Mlkearns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were lucky to get seats out front on a busy sunny Saturday afternoon. The person in charge of allocating tables gave the firm impression that she would have liked to have been anywhere else but work. However the servers were friendly and efficient. I...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Went together with a friend for brunch/late breakfast. Sat on the patio which is definitely worth a try on a sunny day. He had a veg scramble and i had the huevos rancheros. Both really good. You sit close so it was easy to peek...More

Thank mschr
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

Having eaten too much rather poor food on our US road trip, this was a pleasant discovery near our hotel in The Castro. Pleasant, attentive staff, fresh food, good choice of drinks. Recommended.

Thank cloud9leeds
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived in SF and happened across this place by random. The decor and atmosphere was lovely and the music was great, old blues/jazz stuff. I had fish tacos and they were incredible! The killer was the banana and butterscotch cream pie... oh em gee......More

Thank Bozle
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We were looking for a place for dinner and Chow was recommended. The place was busy and we had a short wait for a table. We sat at the outside patio which contributed to the ambience of the restaurant. We were pleased with the food...More

Thank Carl S
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Somehow this place survives. It's not bad my friend. THis is more of a brunch type place or maybe lunch.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

There was something unexplainable in my fruit cup. My colleague ordered the salmon and poached eggs dish. The salmon was tossed, and the fruit cup was left. If you decide to patronized this establishment, the establishment is decorated in rainbows and covered in spiderwebs.

Thank Stanley72
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Messed up our reservations to start with. We called in and made reservations for four but when we got there they had no record and said they only take reservations for 8. Nonetheless, it was crowded but we were seated in 20-30 minutes. Service was...More

Thank Neon88
Nearby
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
...More
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 22:30
Friday
08:00 - 23:00
Saturday
08:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Church St, San Francisco, CA 94114-1310
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-552-2469
Description
At Chow, we support our neighbors and local farms by offering fresh, organic, healthy ingredients. Our chicken is organic free-range, our beef is natural & organic and our seafood is sustainably caught & delivered fresh. All our desserts are made fresh daily in our Lafayette location and fresh juices are pressed to order. This commitment to quality has put us on San Francisco Chronicle's list of the Top 100 Restaurants in the Bay Area nine years in a row.
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