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126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
+1 415-750-9787
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cassoulet” (20 reviews)
“skate wing” (13 reviews)
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French, European, Gluten Free Options
126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Small bistró. Excellent bouillabaisse! Affordable prices, good food. French ambiance. Dress code: casual. You should make a reservation.

Thank Pa C
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

This French Bistro is a classic find. Located on Clement Street in San Francisco. You can miss it if you don't know it's there. Very understated BUT the food is superb. Call in advance for reservations as this is a well kept secret but well...More

Thank Gary I
Reviewed 8 June 2017

This is one of our favorites close to home. We eat here regularly and have never been disappointed! I would recommend to everybody.

Thank Wahyoe Y
Reviewed 8 June 2017

On our first evening in SF we dined at Chapeau mainly because they serve cassoulet. We were seated promptly by a friendly host and our order was taken by a friendly server who also made recommendations. The wine was delicious, the cassoulet and lamb were...More

Thank fireandrain
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic! Everything was super delicious and the service was great! Indefinitely recommend reservations. I was surprised at how full it was by 6:30 on a Sat night.

Thank dawnm3030
Reviewed 21 May 2017

What a wonderful dinner. Two seating's per evening in this small French restaurant. Very attentive, helpful and charming staff. Choice of a prix fixe menu with options within each serving. or, a la cart. Unless you really know your wines, go with the staff recommendations-...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 15 May 2017

With three and four course prix fixe menu options from 50 dollars this delightful restaurant offers a really solid value for your fine dining dollar. I've had the pleasure to eat in some really fine French restaurants in Shanghai, Paris and St. Martin and Chapeau!...More

Thank Neal B
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent experience for dinner @SF. Onion Soup, Lamb rack and chocolate gateau!! Service&Quality, what else can we ask for?

Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Just a terrific, outstanding dinner experience at this French restaurant. Greeter/wait staff engaging, kind and informative, and an immediate visit from the chef was fun and informative. Nice menu with a great variety of choices. Scallop, escargot, onion soup and asparagus appetizers each delicious. Our...More

Thank ColfaxCuban
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

On April 21st my dining partner and I had dinner at Chapeau for the first time to celebrate his birthday. What an absolutely fantastic experience. Chapeau is VERY French in every way. You enter the restaurant and you immediately are transported into a world of...More

Thank Gary I
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Holly M
20 June 2016|
Response from sfwon | Reviewed this property |
Call the restaurant directly to tell them your problem. Generally, high end restaurants would happily accommodate your special needs. Be sure to tip the chef.
10 February 2015|
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Response from Maggie D | Reviewed this property |
Not really. Certainly no tie or jacket required. Dressy casual would be best.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 126 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2420
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-750-9787
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