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601 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1017
+1 415-441-9898
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (37 reviews)
“pear salad” (7 reviews)
“lamb shank” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
601 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good quality traditional Italian fare. Meals very filling. Was suitable for kids. Inside the restaurant it was small and not very modern but food was good.

Thank Encounterbay122
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Recently visited Cesario's for dinner on a theater night. Did not have reservations, but were able to find a cozy table for two near the kitchen. Good sign that the restaurant was busy. Wife had seafood risotto and I had linguine with clams. Both are...More

Thank RSW92313
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Popped in after shopping for a quick dinner on Boxing Day. We hadn’t a reservation but we were fitted into a corner table which we didn’t mind. We ate the veal and chicken and risotto both 9f which were perfect. The house red was very...More

Thank Mark D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Cesarios on Christmas Day, not quite knowing what to expect. The restaurant was intimate with friendly attentive staff and a great ambience. The Italian menu was broad and the dishes were tasty. Children were welcomed. We would be happy to return.

Thank John P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hubby and I came here for dinner while on our honeymoon! Cesario's was recommended by Hotel Cartwright and thank god we listened to them we were not disappointed that's forsure! The food in the USA is different to Australia but this place was right on...More

Thank danib83
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cesario's is a new favorite for us. The restaurant balances outstanding Italian food with very competent servers in a location that is not too far from Union Square or Nob Hill. For a great San Francisco dining experience, the cost was quite reasonable. Lots of...More

Thank JamesDMo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We choose this restaurant due to location was near where we where staying. The staff was friendly, it is a small restaurant which gave it some nice charm. The food was ok. The bread served was plain and not that tasty. Value from the meal...More

Thank Chloeh114
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered lasagna, pear salad and fettuccini Alfredo. All were delicious and tasty! Although we were seated immediately, I highly recommend reservations. Meal finished with tiramisu and coffee! Overall a relaxing meal with great service and food.

Thank barbaraandfamily
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The squash ravioli were soft and luscious and the gnocchi were pillowy yet had a presence and probably the best I've every had. Reservations usually a must, especially weekends. Prices reasonable,

Thank Jerry P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I stopped in here for lunch. I had the lobster ravioli and my husband ordered the meat lasagna. We both thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The staff was friendly and service was speedy. I would go back.

Thank Wanderlustlove22
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Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
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Viola Y
16 October 2016|
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Response from _jillmiller48 | Reviewed this property |
They are but we didn't feel crowded.
25 January 2016|
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Response from tomtdn | Reviewed this property |
I don't believe they open before 11.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 601 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1017
  • Public Transportation: 1 block from the Powell/Sutter Cable Car stop. #2 & #3 Muni Bus Stop.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-441-9898
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Since 1991 Cesario's has been serving fine Northern Italian food. Extensive global wine list. Close to theater district and Union Square.
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