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Burma Superstar Restaurant

309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
+1 415-387-2147
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“rainbow salad” (58 reviews)
“coconut rice” (90 reviews)
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Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This little restaurant is always busy. If you don't like to spend time looking for a parking spot and the wait time, then it's not for you. The food is quite different than the food I eat in Burma, but in a good way. The...More

Thank smallbug_11
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We thought the food was delicious. We arrived early and it got packed very quickly. Had tea leaf salad, spicy lamb and mint chicken. All fabulous. I went online at Amazon and bought the cookbook (they were out on the restaurant). If I lived here...More

Thank rich_and_laurie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fantastic food and a great place to get several items and share. I highly recommend the samusa soup. They also have fun and delicious cocktails.

Thank eebmorris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In a city like San Francisco, there are many Burmese restaurants to choose from, but this one is our favorite, and the line outside proves it is for others too. Be sure to order the Green Papaya Salad. If the line is daunting, you can...More

Thank 328Myrtis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Tried it on a suggestion from a friend. Just a small casual dining room. The food is just fantastic and really fresh and different. We had the tea leaf salad and firey chicken. The combination of flavors and textures was heavenly. I didn't know a...More

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food is great, but don't be surprised if you end up having to wait for an hour or more to get in. They don't take reservations so it can be a pain to get there during normal dinner hours.

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Burmese food is not terribly common, and is absolutely delicious. The cuisine borrows flavors from Chinese, Indian and Thai cuisine in a way that creates its own unique flavors. Burma Superstar is a fun, lively, small spot that serves up traditional Burmese dishes. I'm partial...More

Thank Whitney B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm always really weary about resturants that have some much hype. I've visited so many that make me question if people even have taste buds, but this was NOT one of those times. We arrived a little after 7pm on a Saturday night and were...More

Thank Allie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are visiting my wife's daughter and we decided to eat here and I am glad we did. The food was excellent and the service was great. We could not have asked for a better experience.

Thank pjtj2012
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family of 4 stopped here on our way to Legion of Honor to see the Degas exhibit. My DH had been here a few months back and raved about it. He said we had to have the fermented tea leaf salad. The description for...More

Thank PaulaM549
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11 August 2016|
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Response from va-va60 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know either, but I'm going w/ yes. I know my dish contained rice noodles, my husband;s was served w/ rice. I'd call, the staff is very informative & knowledgable!!!
Elizabeth W
10 August 2016|
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Response from 430scotta | Reviewed this property |
I really have no idea. I don't live in SF anymore, so don't get a chance to use apps there. I just went back for a visit a month or so ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:15
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
11:30 - 15:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-387-2147
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