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Tommy's Mexican Restaurant

) #827 of 4,533 Restaurants in San Francisco €€ - €€€ Mexican
5929 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2006
+1 415-387-4747
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tamales” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
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LOCATION
5929 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2006
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1 - 10 of 98 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Time has passed this place by but it is solid and not that expensive. The people are pretty nice too.

Thank Alzor S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As many others have written the food is average at best. We had two items from the Yucatan specialty section thinking that would be their best offerings. The tamales were ordinary with a bland tomato salsa topping. The chicken pilpil (sp?) were dry slices of...More

Thank FairfaxCa
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I went to SFO to go to this bar/restaurant. I saw it featured on the Food Channel about five years ago and ever since that time, I have had it on my list of places to visit. I was extremely lucky to find the owner...More

Thank travellady83
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Places close early on Geary on Sunday, but Tommy's is open till 11:00 PM. The bar atmosphere defines the place augmented by plenty of families with kids at the tables. Drinks are great and the food portion sizes are more than ample. You can always...More

Thank jrftrav16
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Family owned for 51 years. Friendly & speedy service! Salsa is spicy. One of the best meals we had in San Francisco!!

Thank Geoff S
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

Overpriced, floors are filthy... Go to the Mission... my wife really enjoyed her margarita. That's why they get two stars. I had a beef taco that I would describe as barley edible. I have been here before and the drinks are good. I don't think...More

Thank Dane M
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The food is good yet disappointed at times the ground beef is used in some of the menu items. The Margaritas are the best and their selection of Tequila is great. Also the staff is very attentive.

Thank Keo59
Reviewed 16 January 2017

You go to Tommy's for the bar, not the food...although the food's acceptable. But the bar: I've never seen a better selection of tequila, and they're known for their margaritas--you can watch the bartenders make pitcher after pitcher, made with fresh lime juice and poured...More

Thank Skippyjon1
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I have been going here for decades and the food and atmosphere is always exceptional. I usually get tamales but the chimichangas are awesome.

Thank TJG1955
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

This is a great bar, it's a little outside of the city but well worth the trip. Grady was our bartender and he looked after us sooo well. My friend did not like tequila and Grady took the time to explain the different tequilas and...More

Thank Jo L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5929 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-387-4747
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