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SanJalisco Restaurant

901 S van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-2613
+1 415-648-8383
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“chilaquiles” (6 reviews)
“tortillas” (5 reviews)
“black beans” (2 reviews)
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Mexican, Latin, Spanish
901 S van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-2613
Neighbourhood: Mission District
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Reviewed 13 February 2017

dined here at the suggestion of a friend, because going to a museum nearby. good food, excellent prices, nice room, genial staff

Thank kurt3650
Reviewed 30 January 2017

We came here in the middle of the pouring rain and we welcomed graciously. There were plenty of vegetarian selections and the waiter seemed knowledgeable. Food was generally good, I felt some of the black beans weren't cooked thoroughly and so were crunchy. Mole sauce...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Dined here twice for lunch, with my wife and dinner, with extended family. Food was great, and service was wonderful. God bless you!

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 25 September 2016

A cousin of the family who owns San Jalisco told me about it years ago and I've been thanking her ever since. This restaurant started out as Los Jarritos and changed its name in 2010 to reflect their style of cooking from Jalisco state in...More

Thank vidadoro
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Fantastic little Mexican style diner in the Mission district of San Francisco. Menu is so authentic some of the dishes we didn't recognise. Beware - portions are large!! Subtle spicing, fresh tasting ingredients. Fantastic. I want to come back for dinner and breakfast! Staff lovely...More

Thank AWilliams1978
Reviewed 11 June 2016

BARTed over to this place, based on the glowing reviews. Wasn't worth the trip. I'll give kudos to the staff for being welcoming. They keep things moving relatively well, so there was no wait even at 10am on a Saturday. Food is mediocre. I had...More

Thank SugarLanders
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Went to Mission Delores and the mural. Needed a place to eat. This place comes up on top so we went. It is one block over for the mission district so you feel comfortable but not adventerous. Food was fine. Ambiance is not noteworthy, lots...More

Thank Cornelia Z
Reviewed 29 May 2016

I had wanted to get my friend in the hospital some soup to help her heal, so my friend Adiac brought me to this place! It had traditional "cantina" type decor, with tables, chairs, and a counter! I ordered two beef and two chicken shops...More

Thank Veronika F
Reviewed 15 May 2016 via mobile

Several different chilaquiles options and a favorable Zagat comment brought us well out of our way for breakfast & was worth it. Parking is a hassle (typical so just accept it) service was good mostly, quarters were cramped but makes the wait less. We had...More

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 8 November 2015

This is now our fave Mexican restaurant in a neighbourhood of terrific Mexican restaurants. South Van Ness and 20th is a bit of a walk from the BART on 24th Street but well worth the effort. One word: birria. Best birria de chivo (spicy goat...More

Thank gonzogourmet
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 901 S van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94110-2613
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-648-8383
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