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Cliff House

1090 Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121-1496
+1 415-386-3330
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“sutro baths” (31 reviews)
“popovers” (9 reviews)
“seal rock” (8 reviews)
1090 Point Lobos Ave, San Francisco, CA 94121-1496
+1 415-386-3330
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A visit to San Francisco needs to have the iconic Cliff House on your list. Housing two fabulous restaurants with the freshest of fish & cuisine; morning, noon & sunsets offer stunning views from Ocean Beach & surfers to your left --for miles to the...More

Thank Healthy94920
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cliff House is a great place for lunch with a great view, There are several restaurants in cliff house and I enjoy the Bistro and recommend Joe's omelet.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come for the view, not the food! The crab cakes were so heavily breaded you could not taste any crab, the pot stickers were so greasy they were inedible, and the salad filled with limp greens and little else. I am sorry to say this...More

Thank phertz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was challenging to find parking here during 12-4pm on the weekends but with a little patience you'll get a spot. Great pacific views

Thank JimDeBerry
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We celebrated a friend's 70th (but still young) birthday at Sutro's but walked the cliffs before dining. The old Sutro baths are in ruins but were still interesting to explore. The fine dining restaurant was open and WHAT A VIEW! Right out onto Seal Rock,...More

Thank Elizabeth G
Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

If I lived in San Francisco this would be my "go to" place. We ate upstairs (not in the formal restaurant) but still found it exceptional. The bar drinks were expertly made. The oysters were enormous and perfectly presented. The clam chowder was excellent although...More

Thank Brailey1
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The current Cliff House, which is now part of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area since being purchased by the National Park Service in 1977, is the fourth Cliff House to be built on this site. The third Cliff House, built by Adolph Sutro in...More

1  Thank Bigredmachine
Reviewed 22 April 2017

The food was just ok but the view at sunset was spectacular! Reasonably priced for the area. Small servings but that seems to be the same all over San Francisco.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

Had lunch at the Cliffhouse with another couple on April 19. Great views food was good but absolutely no security for their street parking lot. Our car plus an additional car was broken into and personal items were stolen and windows broken. The car was...More

2  Thank Alexander Z
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant offers the pleasure of dining overlooking Land's End. The food though was a bit disappointing. Particularly the crab cakes. For the price it charged, it was so so. I suppose the charge were more for the location and the view. Still,it is worth...More

Thank catallovertheworld
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17 June 2016|
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Response from NextPlanetTravel | Reviewed this property |
Probably one of the best items on the menu.
2 January 2015|
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Response from OSUfanHouston | Reviewed this property |
My best guess is about $15 or less one way, check UBER too maybe you can swing a better deal. Hope you make it there, its worth your time. Just up the hill is Louis' restaurant, a diner style joint, fabulous clam chowder... More