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A La Turca

869 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7217
+1 415-345-1011
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good48%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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“pide” (5 reviews)
“lamb chops” (3 reviews)
“salad” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mediterranean, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Halal
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
869 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7217
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1 - 10 of 46 reviews

Reviewed 18 November 2017

This was a surprise. I was meeting some friends who suggested going to a Turkish restaurant in the Tenderloin area. I was like, "Is it safe?" And while our walk from the Union Square area had me on my guard, it was all fine. The...More

Thank Phoenixroby
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

I really loved the beyti kebab. As dessert we shared the kunefe. Also they have real Turkish tea and coffee. If you like strong flavors you will like the tea and coffee. Friendly staff.

Thank Sibel Y
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Modest setting but terrific Turkish food. Excellent service. We went on a Thursday night... Had 3 fabulous main dishes: Beyti Kebap - ground lamb in a flat bread served with special sauce and yoghurt; the Combo Grill Plate; and the Spinach and Cheese Gozleme. We...More

Thank MikeGillespie93108
Reviewed 27 July 2017

Not the most exciting interior but the food is traditional Turkish and so tasty. I love this place so much I chose it for my rehearsal dinner. The carrots are awesome, the pide is worthy and the donner is solid.

Thank RollOnYouBears
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped by A La Turca for an early dinner on the way to a special event nearby. It is a relatively small, simple, clean and friendly Turkish restaurant, with a diverse menu. I chose the Lamb Chop Dinner, and it was delicious. Three meaty...More

Thank Larry L
Reviewed 20 December 2016

There's not many Turkish places in the bay area and once I saw this I wanted to try it, really bad. I was greeted and welcomed very generously and was given water at the moment. It was a very relaxed atmosphere, the area is not...More

Thank Nadav17
Reviewed 31 October 2016

So, I was not really impressed with the food, although my LA companion praised it highly. It may have something to do with the fact that I am from NYC and there are many GREAT Turkish places around here. However, the waitress was nice and...More

Thank kitty567
Reviewed 22 August 2016

To me, it's a neighborhood restaurant. To others, especially tourists, it's a bit off the beaten path. They have a nice wall mural inside and seating outside. If you like Turkish food I highly recommend this restaurant. I've been there more than once and have...More

Thank Jim V
Reviewed 24 July 2016

This little restaurant serves good authentic Turkish food in a simple setting. But, the surrounding neighborhood is pretty sketchy and not suitable for everyone.

Thank James M
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Today my wife and I were in The City (San Francisco), and decided to try a turkish restaurant we'd heard about. We went for lunch. It's located in the tenderloin, which may put some people off-don't let it. The food was really good. I've forgotten...More

Thank harrylime49
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 869 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94109-7217
    (Larkin)
  • Public Transportation: Bus #38 stops 1 block away from our restaurant (Larkin & Geary)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-345-1011
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