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Russian Hill
German, Austrian, European, Central European, International
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2400 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1603
+1 415-474-2000
17:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 14:30
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Saint Louis, Missouri
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

2 thumbs up for this charming, delicious restaurant! Some of our favorites were the cauliflower soup, vegetable strudel, watercress salad, paprika beef goulash, wiener schnitzel and the choucroute garni platter! We'll definitely be back! :)

Thank vitaminDaddict
Oceanside, CA
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36 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was very tasty. Wish that there was a more extensive menu and that it was clearer about the accompanying side dishes. We ended up with extra side dishes that were separate charges from our dinner. The sides that came with the dishes were not what I would have chosen due to dietary restrictions. Service was very nice. It was... More 

Thank OsideMom2three
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We, me and my husband, went to the restaurant at 9:15 pm and was closet already. But the schedule here at the trip advisor said 10:00 pm. Please, correct the schedule!

1 Thank Junia P
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

The service was great and so were the food and drinks. This is a great place for a rainy night. We weren't rushed and we went away very full. The prices are reasonable and the atmosphere is great.

Thank Dramborleg
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 December 2016

Leopold's quickly became our favorite spot to eat. We went twice on our 4 day vacation because the food was so delicious!

Thank Kacy M
Beersheba, Israel
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121 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If you need your wheat beer fix taken care of - visit this place. lively atmosphere, nice staff, but the food didn't feel up to par (maybe my expectations were too high)

Thank Robbie R
Montgomery, New York
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

Met my Niece here for Dinner. Owner came out and greeted us. Found us a place at the bar while we waited for our table. The service and food was great. wish I could go more often.

1 Thank Thomas M
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great Austrian food and beers at a reasonable price. I have been there three times and thoroughly enjoyed all my meals. Be aware, however, that it can be quite loud at times in this very popular restaurant.

1 Thank jrminasheville
Pacifica, California
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108 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Came in on a rainy Saturday evening for dinner. Was greeted kindly and sat in the only table left. I was actually shocked how packed it was because it was 6 pm. The dining room is relatively small which may be why it seemed so packed. Our waitress was very sweet but was hard to hear here because the room... More 

Thank kristen b
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After a long day travelling from the UK I wanted a nice warm hearty meal and Leopolds surely delivered. The staff were extremely friendly and the food was lovely. Great flavour and tender meat, all finished off with some great German beer.

Thank Ben F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
German, Austrian, European, Central European, International
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-474-2000

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • 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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