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Kim Thanh

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607 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
+1 415-928-6627
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16:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 16:00 - 23:00
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69 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Went at Kim Thangs on a Friday evening. Was crowded but luckily still one table free. We ordered the crab and seafood clay pot. Both were very tasty. Was quite a lot also. Service fast and efficient. Definitely good price-quality.

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Thank Nancy D
Wollongong
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155 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

We went here hoping it was Vietnamese , there was some dishes but not huge variety. Service was slow , we almost walked out after waiting 10 mins for a menu. The food was OK, but probably wouldn't return. The best dish was our starter which was spring rolls , cant really go wrong with those. There are plenty of... More 

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Thank fanbelt
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38 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Stopped in while passing through the Bay Area on my wife's craving for Chinese food, chose based on good reviews. The house special crab was fantastic - great flavor and lots of garlic. We also ordered pea sprouts plus Walnut shrimp and spring rolls for the kids. Pleased with the quality and service.

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Thank Jeremy H
Auckland, New Zealand
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98 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Wandered into this little cheap and cheerful restaurant and wow! Great flavours, fantastic service. I could be a regular every time I visit! Thanks guys

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Thank mlv412
Santa Barbara, CA
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267 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 283 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

We went to this restaurant based on the reviews and it was close to our hotel. We got a table right away. We order our usual dishes that we love, so we were familiar with the dishes. What a disappointment. It was like Chinese fast food with no real flavors & not fresh. We are not Chinese food snobs, but... More 

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Thank SBCATraveler
Rockaway, New Jersey
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53 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Hotel concierge highly recommended, as long as we didn't mind lack of ambiance. Plain decor but an interesting menu, primarily Chinese, but with some Viet influenes. They specialize in seafood, but be aware of high prices for some of the fresh fish. Rock Cod was $24.95/lb with the fish weighing in at 1-1 1/2 lbs. Ergo, the dish could cost... More 

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Thank Marc G
Melbourne, Australia
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98 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Dropped in for dinner around 9am on a Sunday night, had to wait around 15mins for a table. Service was ok and nothing special, but we had a beef egg noodle dish and a beef/broccoli dish and both were very good! Dont get put off by the cheap decor or non-attentive service, the food is the real star here. Would... More 

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190 reviews
134 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

We were walking around union square after a day of shopping and was craving Asian food. Kim thanh had good enough food, not excellent nor truly memorable but good enough. After ordering soup, fish, clams and noodles it cost around 55 usd for two m, good enough value for an expensive city like San Francisco.

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Thank Giampaolo Z
Minneapolis, Minnesota
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016

We stopped in for some quick laab and papaya salad. My daughter had some pho. The food and service were spot on.

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Thank Rollinggold
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

Doesn't look much from the outside but amazing food awaits. When we got there it was pretty quiet but soon filled up. They must be used to it because the food came out quickly and it was really good. We ate it all!!! I had the shrimp and vegetables and wonton soup. So good, fresh vegetables and perfectly cooked shrimp.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian, Vietnamese, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
16:00 - 23:00
Monday
16:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 23:00
Thursday
16:00 - 23:00
Friday
16:00 - 23:00
Saturday
16:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 Geary St, San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-928-6627

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