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Front Porch

65 29th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4910
+1 415-695-7800
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good47%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“brunch” (8 reviews)
“fried pickles” (10 reviews)
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65 29th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4910
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this past weekend for the first time and was quite pleased. We were seated right away and the service was attentive and good. The spicy shrimp & grits along with the fried chicken were the highlights of our meal. Next time I'm back in...More

Thank Craig A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In all fairness we did go at 2:45 on a Sunday and they were really ready to close for the day and you could tell. They told us as we sat down that the kitchen was closing so we placed our order and drinks right...More

Thank Denise A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was so excited to return to Front Porch. The first time I visited I only had the fried chicken. I think everyone only has the fried chicken on the first visit. So I was super excited for this visit. What I was not excited...More

Thank Morenike O
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We booked a table as we'd heard that this is a very popular place to eat. Nice atmosphere and attentive service. Southern style food with a good choice. We decided to share our starters - first time I've had a bag of boiled peanuts as...More

Thank graemelacey
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Came here for brunch on a Sunday. Ordered chicken and waffles. It's the worst chicken and waffles I've had. Worse than Brenda's, worse than Farmer Brown's. Chicken was dry and very salty. Waffles is nothing special. Overall, it tastes like something you can buy frozen...More

Thank Jennifer W
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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Even though I had a reservation I had to wait for almost an hour. Service was average. Food (prawn) was super salty. Maybe it was just a bad day but I would not recommended.

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

Can you get great food in a crowded, down-home, local bar built in the 50's that has never been updated!! YES YOU CAN!! And did I mention the local craft beer served just ice cold and tasty!! And did I mention the chatty staff that...More

Thank X8512LQwilliamp
Reviewed 23 March 2017 via mobile

Only eaten here for brunch. Some nice Cajun choices. Their jambalaya is pretty good for sf as is their gumbo. The food has never made me sick, which I can't say for all restaurants in sf!! The staff is pretty friendly and there's outdoor seating...More

Thank g l
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Ate here the other night w/ a friend & had another wonderful meal. Our server was attentive & didn't rush us at all. Had the shrimps & grits & fried chicken. The portions are nice & a good value for the price.

Reviewed 7 March 2017

the chicken and waffles and sweet potato hash were really good. the lemonade was OK. the bread pudding was not good at all. very hard and dry...we probably got an old piece. They didn't comp it even when I told them it sucked. ambiance was...More

Thank Ana L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
10:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 29th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4910
    (Between Mission and San Jose St.)
  • Public Transportation: 14 mission 24th street Bart station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-695-7800
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