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Tad's Steakhouse

120 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2204
+1 415-982-1718
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good48%
  • Average24%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“baked potato” (35 reviews)
“steak” (139 reviews)
“burgers” (14 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse
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120 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2204
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Reviewed 1 week ago

If you're expecting a fine-dining, white-tablecloth steak dinner, Tad's isn't for you. But if you are looking for a quick, reasonably priced, no-frills, yet tasty, steak dinner, definitely stop here! Tad's isn't much to look at inside. It is very open, almost cafeteria-like (except of...More

Thank Matt S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What the heck? Overpriced steak, taste like water. No taste at all, no sauce. The staff is NOT serviceminded. I will suggest Burgerking or MC donalds instead of this.

1  Thank Henrik T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After having spent more money for breakfasts at other places, we saw Tad's and thought why not. The specials were large and well priced. Service was good. Would have come back for dinner, but only found it on our last day......

Thank AKiwiandACanuck
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Staff on day shift okay, night shift are rude. Food is okay. Right next to our hotel so it is convenient

Thank vmflorence
Reviewed 18 November 2017 via mobile

Chanced by and was pleasantly happy with my choice. Once enter just go to cashier to order and pay. It's little self serve. Take own water and cutlery. Ordered the tads special steak (good portion!) and they come with baked potatoes and salad. The wine...More

Thank CarolynnAng5
Reviewed 15 November 2017

Decent Food / Decent price - Steak was cooked really well - baked potato was really cooked very well - good service - attentive staff - all in all a nice experience.

Thank Danny D
Reviewed 15 November 2017

This place is #201 out of 4241 in SF. Don't waste your time by doing the first 200 - come here first. Steak is cooked to order in front of you, jacket potato or salad with dressing (Ranch is best) and a carafe each for...More

Thank Nigel N
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

A group of coworkers and I went to Tad’s for breakfast before a conference and the food was delicious and fast. The sausage was really good and I hear the bacon is good too!

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 12 November 2017

for around USD 16 to usd 18 you get a baked potato, salad, a bread and a large piece of salmon or broiled chicken. My workmates enjoyed the steak the most. Ambiance is nice, almost like a hotel although its just a steakhouse. USD2.00 for...More

Thank H C
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Close to Union Square and the Powell and Market cable car terminus, this canteen style steak house does some really good food at limited cost - under $100 for 4 (no alcohol) is good for the city centre. The decor ain’t great and comfort levels...More

Thank theflyingdoctor
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stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-982-1718
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