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Piazza Pellegrini

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Russian Hill
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659 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2829 (Filbert St.)
+1 415-397-7355
Today
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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Redondo Beach, California
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178 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate at this restaurant 2 years ago, having come upon it while walking through North Beach looking for a reasonably priced restaurant that wasn't too noisy. We specifically went looking for the restaurant during our recent visit to San Francisco. We found it is still as enjoyable and reasonably priced as our first visit. We arrived fairly early, around... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here on New Year's eve. Service was slow, but that's to be expected on a busy night. The spaghetti did mare (because they were out of risotto at 7) was ok. The spaghetti amatricianna was ok..the meatballs were very good.

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Thank Kristy C
Lexington, Kentucky
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219 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

We stopped in here for dessert, coffee, and drinks while in the area. Both of the desserts we tried were perfectly prepared and full of flavor. They also had a great wine selection and delicious espresso.

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az
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129 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

So, have you ever been on a vacation and had a wonderful meal and then years later you find the same spot and the meal is just as wonderful? Well I have :) We were in SF for T-giving weekend and had talked about an AMAZING Italian place we happened into years earlier with our young daughters and now as... More 

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Colorado
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230 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

After a long day of touring SF, we wanted to sit back, relax, and enjoy a nice dinner in Little Italy. Piazza Pellegrini looked cute and caught our eye. Wish we had known that they were really having a bad day. The fault lies exclusively at the hands of our waiter. We were seated rather quickly, and it took some... More 

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Thank PaulTheTravelGuy
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Nice atmosphere and friendly staff, plenty of food, but nothing spectacular. Some veggies were probably from the can.

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Thank Marica V
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12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Cute place in Little Italy that has rather authentic food. We especially enjoyed the pizza! Wait staff was very friendly.

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Thank Alison C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

we met family there for a Sunday night dinner, place was a great atmosphere, excellent attention by the owner and the staff, and a great meal- ANd THE FLOURLESS CHOCOLATE CAKE IS TO DIE FOR!

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Thank Ruth L
Manteca, California
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141 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I went here a few months ago and enjoyed a nice steak special. I had planned to return here and enjoy another good meal, but the prices were outrageous this time. There were no good specials, in fact the special prices were more expensive than most places regular prices. After looking at the menus we left without ordering.

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Thank Tina C
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Top marks!!!!! This place is a hidden gem. The food is authentic and amazing, the service is better then 5 star resturants. So glad I was able to experience this romantic little restaurant with my lady

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 659 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2829
    (Filbert St.)
  • Public Transportation: Union Street & Columbus Avenue (Muni) Mason Street & Filbert Street (Cable Car)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-397-7355

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Russian Hill

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Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner. Combined with several great cafes, restaurants, antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any visitor would gladly leave their heart in San Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world, and make the slow creep downhill past charming period homes. Polk Street is the main drag in this neighborhood, where you will find trendy bars, cafes and shops populated with locals, but for one of the most charming rides in the city, grab a cable car heading up and down Hyde Street.
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