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) #693 of 4,539 Restaurants in San Francisco €€€€ French
1101 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3026
+1 415-401-8959
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average6%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible0%
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1101 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3026
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Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

We started with 6 oysters & foie gras appetizer.It was tasty like out if this world . We got grilled octopus & mussels also great. Rib eye stake was prepared very juicy with side of shaved busses sprouts and potato purée . Very satisfying meal...More

Thank Marishecka
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Small, intimate French bistro near Mission. The menu has few selections,but they are prepared with care and are delicious! Grilled octopus is succulent and has a sauce that accentuates the flavors of both the octopus and the grilled vegetables. We had the duck and the...More

Thank jbrodydhh
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Great venue, atmosphere, service and food! We had a party of 8 and were seated in the front area which was great as being in the back wouldn't have had the same experience especially for the folks in our party who were here on business....More

Thank muhlberg
Reviewed 11 October 2016

Love to sit at the bar and order a kir cocktail. Love to sit at a table and order steak frites. Traditional French bistro in the heart of the Mission. Way, way cool and a bit too popular and too loud. But boy is it...More

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Very decent French restaurant. Great ambience. Great service. Made a reservation and we sat a great table. Great entrees and great desserts. The wine list is very decent.

Thank ntm1969
Reviewed 28 September 2016

I visited Garcon last week for the first time with a group of friends. The food and service were excellent and the venue is quaint and romantic. After a round of cocktails, we decided to order family-style for our group of 8, selecting the cheese...More

Thank Jason P
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

It was close to our Airbnb home in SF, so we went there for dinner on a Friday night. Thankfully we reserved a table, it was packed! It's a very cozy place! The staff is very attentive and very very nice! The food was also...More

Thank Bjoern G
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

We loved the food from oysters to foie gras to French onion soup to pasta and coqui vin. Reasonable portions and beautifully plated. Service was friendly and attentive. Prices reasonable. It does get noisy so might not work well for parties above four people. Parking...More

Thank BarryandJackie
Reviewed 16 July 2016

I'm a great fan of French cuisine, the old style French cuisine, the kind that Julia Childs used to write about, cooked with lots of butter and wine. This was my first visit to Garcon and I couldn't have been happier. Now that fois gras's...More

Thank Jim B
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The location was nice but it was so loud that I hardly heard what the waitress asked me. I ordered the steak frites, unfortunately was the meat tough (good taste on the outside), the french fries were boring and the salad on the side got...More

Thank Janne W
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3026
    (22nd Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-401-8959
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