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House of Prime Rib

1906 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109-3008
+1 415-885-4605
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1906 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109-3008
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Best Martini I have had. Great US pour! Two martinis is enough for four people. Food is ok, HUGE portions so think about sharing a main meal. The salad prep show is good but the salad is kinda boring. Would I rush back, probably not....More

Thank Tex H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Vegans and vegetarians need not apply. Prime rib is their thing and they do it well. The house cut was plenty for me and was prepared perfectly. The sides, particularly the Yorkshire pudding, were very good, but the star was the prime rib. The prime...More

Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First let me say you won't be disappointed with the food, the beef is out of this world and the best we have had. But..... the whole meal felt incredibly rushed by the staff and when you're paying those kind of prices you expect your...More

1  Thank DuckDawson
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hands down, THE BEST prime rib! The food and service were impeccable! Go there hungry because the servings are plentiful. And the table-side service was a treat. Definitely on the list for our next trip to SF.

Thank Terry C
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took our son here for a birthday dinner. We had booked a table for gone 9pm, but went early and waited for a slot and managed to eat around 8. The place was heaving, this was a Wednesday night. The meal is very theatrical....More

Thank Snoz2013
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did our reservation tthru open table. We were lucky to get a reservation when visiting to San Francisco. The Prime Rib is cut in front of you and cut is very tender and has a very good flavor. The salad is also prepare in...More

Thank alsolution
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I chose this restaurant for my steak-loving husband. It did not disappoint! It is a dated restaurant full of charm and theatrics. Our server, Josh, was very kind and accommodating. The prime rib was amazing! They even offer you a second portion at the end...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For meat eaters, House of Prime Rib is a must! My wife and I dined here on a Saturday night in August and we had a memorable meal. The menu is really simple, with prime rib or "fresh fish," and not much else. The prime...More

Thank mcgowan06
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It's become a yearly event to dine here now. It's great to start with a cocktail, but here it's more like two cocktails because they give you the shaker with plenty more to drink. Menu is easy, pick a cut and the sides and the...More

Thank Quique02
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very busy bustling place full of energy that has Great food, Great service. The only negative is that they ran out of red wine glasses last night and we drank a great wine in Chardonnay glasses. The best prime rib I have every had !

Thank rickmO1846GT
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18 September 2017|
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Response from DanTech2000 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, you can and I believe it's $20 per bottle for the first two that you bring.
17 March 2017|
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Response from Jack H | Reviewed this property |
They do serve fish if you like it
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Response from Cecilia C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry i don't remember exactly but i would say you will spend around 70$ for the menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1906 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109-3008
    (Washington St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-885-4605
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