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Nan King Road Bistro

€€ - €€€Chinese, Asian
1360 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122-2372
+1 415-753-2900
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
27 Dec 2017
“Great food but tiny and grubby! ”
4 Jan 2016
“Busy but fun”
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Chinese, Asian
€€ - €€€
1360 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122-2372
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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

Tipped off by our tour guide about this place, it’s great authentic food although very small inside. Was a bit of an eye opener for us, and a different experience as we are used to going to fancier places, but gave us an insight to...More

Thank Alison S
Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

Tipped off by an expat, we hit Nan King at peak dinner time, waiting for maybe 15 mins to get a table which was fine, the food was tasty but I would say what we ordered was all sweet, the jasmine tea is awesome, you...More

Thank Mark K
Reviewed 3 July 2015

Twice we've had take out only from this place and each time we were very happy with the freshness of the food, the vegetables and the overall quality of the food. Everything we ordered was delicious. Although it's impossible to find organic Asian food in...More

Thank arises
Reviewed 4 March 2015

We did take out the other night, and was very impressed by the quality and quantity of the food delivered... the crispy sesame chicken is amazing, and the walnut prawns delicious ... recommend highly

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 21 August 2013

The food here is excellent…and the restaurant knows it! For that reason they can be pushy about getting you in and out. This is good because there is usually a line and when you are waiting your happy it moves that fast! Be ready to...More

Thank charlestonpanic
Reviewed 31 January 2013

I don't know why this place is so highly rated. Saw people purchasing T-shirts too. Maybe I picked the wrong menu items. The fried dumplings & fried calamari were average. I'll have to go back other (non-appetizer) items.

Thank Jean K
Reviewed 23 January 2013

When I go to San Fransisco, I make it a point to eat here. The food is fresh, service is great, and the black tea is awesome. I know why they have a two hour wait sometimes, because their food can't be beat. Love it,...More

Thank David E
Reviewed 3 July 2012

Amazing food, worth the wait. Although it was very busy the day we went, staff was very friendly and attentive.

1  Thank Kashyaphp
Reviewed 24 June 2012

I first found the Nan King Road Bistro when I lived in San Francisco in 1999. I was just recently back there after not eating at the bistro in over 7 years. The quality, taste and value are all still fantastic. The place is the...More

1  Thank pjvanvox
Reviewed 22 December 2011

Service is prompt and courteous and prices are very reasonable. In my opinion, some of their better dishes include the green beans, duck with buns and hot and sour soup. Prices for dinner are very reasonable and the lunch prices are even lower. We have...More

Thank RAJ711
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1360 9th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94122-2372
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Sunset
  • Neighbourhood: Sunset
  • Phone Number: +1 415-753-2900
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