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The House

1230 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3910
+1 415-986-8612
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Asian, Fusion, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1230 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3910
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have to mention that they graciously accommodated us despite the fact that we were 30 minutes late! Dishes came super fast and everything was delicious. Octopus and steak with noodles were highlights. My least favorite was Ribeye as it was too large but not...More

Thank JVDZ7
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

The best asian fusion restaurant in San Francisco is this one. Dont go by the external looks...its China Town after all. Go for it you wont regret. Wish I could have tried them more..every dish was uniquely prepared to touch your taste buds. Didnt get...More

Thank Meraki_L
Reviewed January 28, 2018

Haven't been back to San Fran for 2 years, But this little place is what and why we come back, Tiny in size but big on taste and innovation can't go past the tuna tartare or wasabi noodles. I have never had an average meal...More

1  Thank jonmak_12
Reviewed January 28, 2018

I like to spend the day in the city and try a new restaurant. This time was The House. If you're coming by on a weekend afternoon, it might be a good idea to have a reservation, as it can get full inside. Here is...More

Thank Kaysonwel
Reviewed January 24, 2018

샌프란에 올때마다 꼭 빼놓지 않고 가는 레스토랑입니다. 원래는 한국분들에게 그다지 유명한 것 같지는 않은데 올해 부터는 한국분들도 많이 보이시더라구요. 제가 제일 좋아하는 메뉴는 비프와사비누들과 폭찹입니다. Warm wasabi house noodles (Angus flatiron steak) * Kurobuta pork chop (pomegranate currant sauce) * 진짜 맛있으니 꼭 드셔보시길 ㅠ_ㅠ...More

Thank X9708RX_
Reviewed January 24, 2018

We went in for a family celebration, had wine, and eight people, lots of "small plates" and meals which were all good. Unfortunately that is where the good news ends. The service wasn't good. When you go for this type of meal, and you are...More

Thank SeaCat07
Reviewed January 23, 2018

We went in at ~ 2PM on a Monday and the place was full. That may give you an idea of how good this place is. We ordered widely from the menu - oysters, ahi tuna tartare & avocado salad, sushi, udon soup, drinks, and...More

Thank rslarson
Reviewed December 3, 2017 via mobile

Party of 8, place was packed which is always a good sign. Service was friendly and food really tasty. Stand out dishes were the prawn dumplings to start and the rib eye Angus beefsteak cooked to perfection.

Thank Markh1205
Reviewed November 28, 2017

Located in North Beach, which has a great many Italian restaurants, this little house serves very nice Asian-fusion cuisine. In addition to their regular menu, they have nightly specials. Be sure to make a reservation because the place was packed. Wait staff was very helpful...More

Thank kaylaartt
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was full but the service and food came out perfect and promptly. I had a sashimi appetizer which was as good as fish from a top notch sushiya. My son had a potsticker dish that was obviously, completely made in house and was...More

Thank HiloBaybie
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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August 24, 2016|
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Response from Dave N | Reviewed this property |
The prices are not outrageous or anything to worry about unless you are on a tight budget. The portions are not huge but it is worth it. I would say it is midrange for SF and KBcolumbus is correct on the ranges. To quote... More
Bryan F
February 17, 2015|
Response from ChitoD | Reviewed this property |
You may call them at (415) 986-8612. Reservation is highly recommended unless you go there a few minutes before opening: 11:30 for lunch and 5:30 for dinner.
Bryan F
February 17, 2015|
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Response from Kurt M | Reviewed this property |
Not exactly sure what the question is here. This place is a trendy fusion restaurant. It's crawling with tech-savvy yuppies. The food is mediocre at best, and overpriced from my point of view. In SF, people go with the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1230 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3910
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-986-8612
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