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2839 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
+1 415-282-0283
08:00 - 20:00
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Gilbert, Arizona
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 March 2016

We enjoyed our meal at Chava's. The food was creative, pleasing to the eye and delicious. We were seated at a table with an excellent view of the city/bridge. The tables were close together, but was okay as we got to know the couple at the next table over. If we didn't like them so much it would have been... More 

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San Francisco, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2015

Big enchilada fan, and i respect an authentic taste at a good price. At Chava's I was blessed with both. Good place to go for a little grub before a movie date, service could have been a little better but, I'm not one to complain.

Thank Jeffery H
Ogasawara-shoto, Japan
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 209 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2013

Good, solid and authentic Mexican meals. Sides of rice and beans have excellent flavor. Good enchiladas, chile rellenos. Great tacos. Chile verde is better at San Jalisco. Salsa a little heavy on the cumin. REVISION: on further review... chile verde as good or better than San Jalisco... first time may have just been unlucky!

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2839 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-282-0283

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Mission District

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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 locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighbourhoods in the country.
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