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Basque Cultural Center

599 Railroad Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3450
+1 650-583-8091
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good41%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Opens in 10 min
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599 Railroad Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3450
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Reviewed March 22, 2017

Let's start with what is often a problem ruining your dinner : the parking. Here, no problem, there is a large private parking lot. Then the dinning room: confortable tables, not squeezed like too often, linen table cloths, napkins and silverware. The food is close...More

1  Thank Edouard T
Reviewed February 13, 2017 via mobile

This place is often used for large parties but it works very well for a party of two. Old fashioned food selections, which is not a criticism, & plenty of food. Excellent bar. Very reasonable prices & attentive service.

1  Thank Romatifoso
Reviewed January 31, 2017

Linen tablecloths, real napkins and silverware. That's what you can expect when you dine here. The foods great and so is the service. I was pleasantly surprised when I walked in the door. Nice and bright friendly atmosphere. Great that they have a large parking...More

1  Thank Ebert K
Reviewed December 21, 2016

I was pleasantly surprised again!! Now they have menu's plus daily specials and they also take reservations and credit cards (Visa's and M.C.'s)!! Went to meet an old friend there who raved about their lamb shanks! It was nicely done but I'm not a big...More

Thank don1434
Reviewed December 17, 2016

Tucked away taking up a whole block just south of San Francisco is Basque Cultural Center. I used to go with a dear friend once a month or so when I lived in the city more than twenty years ago. We had business in SSF...More

1  Thank Colleen H
Reviewed December 7, 2016

It had been a few years since I been to the well-known Basque Cultural Center. It was a long- anticipated wait until my quilting group met for a Christmas luncheon. There was ample parking and just a few steps to the front door. There was...More

Thank Fran G
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Our large group who showed for our dear friend in memory to her Mom: We each had a 30 minute drive yet all of us sat to a prime rib meal not to be missed. Scalloped potatoes also outstanding. The creamy white vinaigrette was remarkable...More

2  Thank beachdogCalifornia
Reviewed October 1, 2016

Attended a large reunion party. Food just average. Service a little slow due to size of party. Cocktails a little expensive. Previous visit for dinner was very good,

Thank dcs1755
Reviewed September 29, 2016

Loving Basque food and not having tasted it in awhile, we said YES when my Uncle suggested we try the Basque Cultural Center. What a surprising find. The food is served in a modified family style, soup of the day is served in a family...More

Thank Carol S
Reviewed June 29, 2016 via mobile

I can't tell you how many because it's been so many I lost count baby showers wedding receptions funeral receptions you name it I've been here for it the food is great plenty spacious great for the whole family you will not be disappointed if...More

Thank sissy6735
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Fae M
May 7, 2017|
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Response from Richard G | Reviewed this property |
Don gave you a good answer. But, hey, why don't you just call the BCC and ask all the questions you may have about their meal service. Not trying to be harsh. If you do eat there, it WILL be an enjoyable experience. [I... More
June N
January 27, 2016|
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Response from rosalindgardner2015 | Reviewed this property |
Apox 11:30 to 3:00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 599 Railroad Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3450
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-583-8091
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