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Bamboo Restaurant

) #1,401 of 4,531 Restaurants in San Francisco €€ - €€€ Chinese, Asian
1441 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
+1 415-775-3679
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“soup” (8 reviews)
“order rice” (2 reviews)
“chinese food” (2 reviews)
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1441 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
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Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I ordered 2 dish combo lunch of kung pao shrimp & twice cooked pork. The sauces of both dishes was oily and very similar brown unsatisfying Tasting quality. Twice cooked pork was NOT classically cooked, lots over slightly over cooked veggies and made with fatty...More

Thank wellTravelledPapa
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We went after finding on a list provided by a local hotel. We would probably have walked past otherwise. Very hospitable and gave free tea and soup :-) before your meal. Appetisers; be selective, some were good, some not so however mains we really lovely...More

Thank Bernimol
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Ordered take out after a long travel and work day. Service was very fast and friendly. Orange chicken was hot and mildly spicy just as I ordered it. Pan fried dumplings were disappointing though as they were unexpectedly spicy and the dipping sauce wasn't what...More

Thank DebLee1035
Reviewed 18 December 2016

This would be fine for locals who have the time to figure out the good vs. not-good dishes. We had soup, apptetizers, and 2 entrees and only 1 entree of all that (the moo shoo) was any good.

Thank Anne P
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I have eaten here 3 times in the last week. The food is great and well priced. Complimentary soup with our sit down meal.

Thank Byronclan
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Small, quite hidden in the Polk area, but an honest menu and price. Many clients of the hotels nearby order here their dinner, also some airlines crew members that stays at Holiday Inn. We ate soup (good), fried noodles (the best one). An eazy place...More

Thank paolobra
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

One of the best Chinese meals we have ever had ! Friendly efficient service and they also add in a couple of welcoming extras like a pot of tea to warm you when you arrive , and bowls of freshly made vegetable soup while you...More

Thank Joan G
Reviewed 30 June 2016

Found this little unpretentious restaurant at rear of Holiday Inn after long day sightseeing needed some straightforward food. Easy going service really tasty beef dishes with TENDER meat. Doesn't look much from outside but more importantly local Chinese people eating there always a good sign.

Thank Graham T
Reviewed 13 February 2016 via mobile

After a long day of sightseeing we decided on getting a referral from the concierge. Food was good, reasonable and delivered quickly.

2  Thank Terry N
Reviewed 27 January 2016

Located right behind Holiday Inn Golden Gateway. It looks like a traditional Chinese Restaurant. The food is really good and authentic.Also, the owner is super nice. I would recommend this restaurant. I also recommend their Pecking Duck! So Yum!

1  Thank Valerie S
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  • Food
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Average prices
US$6 - US$12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1441 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-3679
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