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Spiazzo Ristorante

33 W Portal Ave, San Francisco, CA 94127-1303
+1 415-664-9511
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good42%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“penne pasta” (3 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
“clams” (5 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
33 W Portal Ave, San Francisco, CA 94127-1303
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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed our final meal in San Francisco at Spiazzo's in West Portal. The neighborhood is pleasant-vibrant and lively main drag-but away from the bustle and noise of the touristy downtown. Good wine list, great service, open a bit later than a lot of SF...More

Thank Boomerang3333
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded March 14, 2018

Thank you for the excellent feedback! It was wonderful having you join us. I look forward to welcoming you back again down the road. All the best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

Reviewed February 15, 2018

we went there for a sea food restaurant just a few dishes of sea foof , for a lunch nothing special but the deco is for a daily resto , service , nice people but basic , very goog olive oil on every plate ,...More

Thank Jorge W
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded February 21, 2018

We're sorry your last meal with us was not quite what you had in mind, Jorge. We're working to improve all the time, so we hope you'll give us another opportunity to impress you -- we know we can. All the best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder...More

Reviewed February 8, 2018

Nice atmosphere. Exceptional service. Wide range of menu choices. Special mention of the wine menu including a far ranging variety of wines by the glass. I found the negroamaro to be exceptional. Stracciatella soup wonderful. The petrale sole perfectly prepared with great vegetables. Easy street...More

Thank MarshBruce
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded February 12, 2018

Thank you for appreciating so much of what we do here! I'm delighted you could join us for some stracciatella soup paired with a perfect glass of wine. I hope we'll be lucky enough to welcome you back again soon. Wishing you all the best,...More

Reviewed January 23, 2018

Went here for dinner the other night, again, with my husband. Service here is always friendly and good. Prices are average with portions of food average too. What we like is that we know what we are getting and it's always good. Saturday nights are...More

Thank NancySF
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded January 25, 2018

It was a delight having you and your husband join us, Nancy! Thank you for your kind words. We're thrilled the appetizer hit the spot, too. We look forward to seeing you here next time to try dessert! All the best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and...More

Reviewed November 6, 2017

Visited this Restaurant twice with friends whilst in San Francisco and have to say it was consistently good Angel Hair Pasta with Prawns Scallops in white wine sauce was excellent along with the Veal and the Pizza was also very good Good service if maybe...More

Thank margaretan116
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2017

It's wonderful the pasta and pizza hit the spot! Thank you so much for the awesome feedback -- we appreciate it. We can't wait to welcome you back again sometime soon. All the best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

Reviewed October 3, 2017 via mobile

We all loved the lunch, service was excellent. I had penne pasta with Salmon. Came with peas in the sauce which they held out for me.

Thank Al S
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded October 5, 2017

Thanks, Al! I love knowing you enjoyed your penne pasta with salmon dish, and we were more than happy to customize it for you. Come again! Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

Reviewed October 2, 2017

It is a nice place to have some good Italian food. Food is good. But the place is quite crowded and it gets cramped.

Thank SureshLR
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2017

I'm so glad you enjoyed our authentic food. We can get busy on certain nights, so thanks for being understanding. I hope to welcome you back soon for another meal. Until then! Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

Reviewed September 20, 2017 via mobile

Our recent family get together at Spiazzio's was very special. Margherita made us feel at home from the very first moment. She and her colleagues provided extremely warm and friendly, yet highly attentive and thoroughly professional service throughout our delicious meal. The menu is expansive...More

Thank jyanover
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded September 22, 2017

We're so glad you and your family enjoyed your time with us! It was a pleasure having you here. It's great the meals hit the spot, too. We can't wait to welcome you back here next time you're in the area! All the best, Giuseppe...More

Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Always a fabulous experience. The servers are lovely and helpful. When I leave, I have a simple feeling of joy.

Thank G1879IHnataliab
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded September 15, 2017

We're thrilled everything was to your liking! It was a pleasure having you here. We can't wait until next time. Best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

Reviewed September 9, 2017 via mobile

Had dinner at this nice little Italian restaurant one evening while in West Portal. The complimentary bread was OK but not particularly interesting, and it comes with a cold tomato based dip. The wine list was reasonable, with several half bottles and single glasses (approx...More

Thank Cord-69
Giuseppe V, Owner at Spiazzo Ristorante, responded to this reviewResponded September 11, 2017

Thank you for joining us! It was a pleasure having you here. We hope you and the family will be back sometime soon. All the best, Giuseppe Vivacqua, Founder and General Manager

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$13 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 W Portal Ave, San Francisco, CA 94127-1303
    (Ulloa)
  • Public Transportation: Muni Lines K,L,M @ West Portal Station, and Bus Lines 48 & 19.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-664-9511
  • E-mail
Description
Spiazzo Ristorante is a warm, welcoming place to go for fantastic Italian cooking. We offer exquisite daily specials, as well as an extensive wine list. Our wood-fired pizza oven emits enticing aromas, while our warm ambiance transports you to another time and place.
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