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Brindisi Cucina di Mare

88 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
+1 415-593-8000
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (18 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
88 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
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Reviewed 27 July 2015

We found this little gem on a freezing cold night in June. We choose it because it look cosier and more welcoming than the other restaurants in the adjacent laneway. We weren’t disappointed 4 of us dined and shared several food plates, the meatballs were...More

Thank sandra2468
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2015

Thank you so much for dining with us! I'm so glad you all enjoyed yourselves. Please like us on FB if you have a moment more.

Reviewed 21 July 2015

We sat outside on the patio under an umbrella and enjoyed a flight of 3 different white wines to go with our appetizer, salad and entrée. I had the grilled octopus (better than any I've had in Mexico or U.S.) and my husband had the...More

Thank SunSnorkelTan
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2015

Thank you for dining with us! I'm so glad you enjoyed yourselves! If you have one more second would you like us on FB?

Reviewed 13 July 2015

At the end of an alley full of restaurants with outdoor seating, we chose this place for price and selection. It was wonderful. The risotto with the bounty of the sea was cooked to perfection with shrimp, octopus, mussels and clams. My coworkers (all from...More

Thank Mikethedog
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2015

Thank you so much for taking a moment to give us your feedback! I hope you come back very soon! If you have one more second, will you please like us on Facebook?

Reviewed 7 July 2015 via mobile

Interesting menu with home made pastas and organic salads. Had pistachio topped sole with a tomatillo sauce and shrimp risotto that was very flavorful and delightfully presented. Wife had scallops with pasta and pesto that was cooked to perfection. I would call this California Italian...More

Thank banjowine
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 9 July 2015

Thank you so much I'm so glad you enjoyed your experience with us! I hope you will come back again soon!

Reviewed 6 July 2015

Terrible service wife ordered an entree of meatballs which had no pasta for $8.00 asked if she could have some pasta as well said no problem which they added another $14.00 on top, son ordered bone in filet mignon wrong description very small steak had...More

1  Thank Kim P
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Thank you. We strive to provide the best experience to our guests that we can so we appreciate your feedback. My apologies for any misunderstandings while you visited us.

Reviewed 4 July 2015

We selected this restaurant for dinner out of many in a row in Belden Alley. Unfortunately, the night we were there, the pizza oven was broken, they were out of our first choice of wine and they were out of gnocchi. However, the pasta we...More

Thank fishertrick
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Thank you for your great feedback. I'm so sorry your first choices were out of stock, very rarely does this happen with such a variety of dishes. I hope you will come back and give them a try when you're next in town!

Reviewed 25 June 2015

I travel to San Francisco a lot and have the pleasure of lunching in the FiDi where great options abound. Just found another gem in Brindisi. Authentic Southern Italian all the way from the attentive wait staff through the excellent menu full of many seafood...More

Thank bruceww
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Thank you for taking the time to give us your very kind feedback. I'm so glad you enjoyed yourself and hope you come back again with your colleagues!

Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

There are numerous restaurants on this little stretch of alley, but we are very happy we chose this one. After visiting Italy, I've sadly (?) become a bit of a snob with regard to Italian food, and this was excellent. Great bruschetta, wonderfully thin, flavorful...More

Thank mustgotherenext
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Thank you for your great feedback! I'm so glad you enjoyed your time visiting us and hope you will come back again!

Reviewed 6 June 2015

At the end of a row of eateries in the small, and easily overlooked, side street of Belden Place, we had an excellent seafood meal in this well managed authentic Italian restaurant. The service was attentive but unobtrusive, the staff knowledgeable and the food superbly...More

1  Thank Steve684557
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 7 July 2015

Steve, thank you very much for your feedback on your experience with us! It means so much to hear that our guests are thoroughly enjoying themselves while they're here.

Reviewed 21 May 2015

just had a great meal at Brindisi- the risotto de mare was out of this world. Alfredo was out waiter and was very attentive. Give this restaurant a try you will not be disappointed.

1  Thank jerryp082
Caitlin F, Public Relations Manager at Brindisi Cucina di Mare, responded to this reviewResponded 22 June 2015

Thank you Jerry! Coming from Marblehead (my uncle lives there) your seafood compliments mean a lot. We hope you will dine with us when you're next in town!

Nearby
Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but
can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s
version of Wall Street. The rush of business people
make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of
life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the
narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of
historic and contemporary architecture, including the
iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours,
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
    (Pine & Kearny)
  • Public Transportation: Muni, Montgomery Bart Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-593-8000
  • E-mail
Description
Located on Belden Place in the heart of the financial district. Wonderful al fresco atmosphere, European Style. Unbeatable Italian Cuisine. The quintessential dinning experience.
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