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1809 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123-4307
+1 415-409-8001
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  • Average5%
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“risotto” (24 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1809 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123-4307
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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We’ve traveled all over the world and our meals hit the top 5! The Tortelloni is the best pasta I’ve ever had. The service was wonderful. Very attentive, but not rushed. The owner was constantly talking to patrons, serving dishes, and seating guests. An absolute...More

Thank 19holes
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! Everything about our dinner was amazing. The tortiloni with boar sauce was so good. The veal was delicious as well. A very Italian vibe and don't miss dessert!

Thank christinebL4353KX
Reviewed 1 August 2017

We visited Capannina for dinner recently at the recommendation of a local, as we were traveling to San Francisco on our summer holiday. The meal was so fresh, delicious and authentically Italian it is not one we will soon forget. Having traveled to Italy our...More

Thank Kristen M
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We stayed in the Marina district and were looking for a small, authentic Itallian place for dinner. After reading reviews we chose Capannina. Our server Sergio, from Capri was very welcoming and so full of life. We started with the burrata capresse salad.. Delicious. Spagetti...More

Thank ginajonsmith
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

Really nice, small and legit Italian cuisine and vibe in CowHollow. Great dinner on a calm Monday night. I enjoyed a tasty spaghetti with clams, and my dinner mates enjoyed their (different) entrees very much as well. Charming and attentive service. Highly recommend.

Thank birda77
Reviewed 21 July 2017

We found this restaurant by chance and really struck lucky. This is the best Italian restaurant we have found in this area of San Francisco. Not cheap but it was well worth "splashing out"!

Thank Pete A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Outstanding local Italian restaurant in the heart of Cow Hollow. Food and service were outstanding. Price was moderate for the overall outstanding quality.

Thank Myron S
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

We had a really nice dinner here during our visit to San Francisco. We all ordered different dishes and everything was simply delicious. Service was excellent and the atmosphere warm and welcoming. They even made an off menu dish for our youngest who is a...More

Thank Erik L
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Lovely outdoor seating on a cool summers night. Service was wonderful and the Risotto with shrimp was fabulous. It was late so we shared the risotto, warm yummy bread, a half bottle of red wine. We finished with Custard Filled Profiteroles, Chocolate & Caramel Dipping...More

Thank ggintruckee
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Another outstanding dinner focused on salad with dungeness crab, fresh pureed tomatoe soup, linguini vongole, grilled seafood, and bignets.

Thank Michael S
Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful
backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to
the Marina. Originally the location for the
Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose
remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much
of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a
world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a
jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1809 Union St, San Francisco, CA 94123-4307
    (Laguna & Octavia)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI #41 & 45
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Marina District
  • Neighbourhood: Marina District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-409-8001
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