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Alexander's Steakhouse

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448 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1713 (Between 3rd & 4th)
+1 415-495-1111
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17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 17:30 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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39 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Fine dining type of place. Get a lesson on different types of meat from the waiter, and then get ready to decide how much to spend, because prices vary widely. Is it funny that my favorite dish was their appetizer with raw fish and not their famous steak?

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Thank Lucas M
Biella, Italy
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108 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So So, Nice place from a design point of view. For my personal taste I didn't eat a great steak as was my expectations. The main room was too noisy for me. Service is great! A bit expensive considering the quality of the meet. In any case I will be back for a second chance.

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Thank EBP71
Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Quite simply the best steak ever. We had three 3 oz Wagyu steaks: 2 from Japan (Miyagi and Gifu) and the US Imperial Wagyu between two of us with confit potatoes and wild mushrooms. It is cooked to perfection. But with a starter as well (I think the best choice for sharing is the Edamame, although we both had HonnHamachi... More 

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Thank Paul T
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had several delicious starters and a T-bone steak. The food was really fantastic, but the price was really really high. You must try it once, but I wouldn't return regularly.

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Thank Federico G
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

We went there with a party of four. From 1 of the 5 regular steaks David the waiter told us only at the order that they are sold out:-( not a good start, the sommelier only recommended wines with highest price tags and ended up serving a $ 155 red wine at 12 degrees Celsius, too cold for established European... More 

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Thank Bas H
San Francisco, California
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We booked a last minute New Year's Eve prix fixe dinner reservation, and you had to wonder why it was still open because for almost a thousand dollars, we had these tiny servings of food, which were not memorable - only the wine was. We got to taste a tiny morsel of Wagyu steak - it tasted like butter -... More 

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Thank Anais A
Vancouver, Canada
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45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

after eating at BENU (good) and MANRESA (excellent) on day 3 of the San Fran trip we felt we want to eat a steak and went to Alexanders. beet salad as an appy and some small bites were all very good and my tenderloin was perfect. my wifes prime rib was a little cold ..so they had to warm it... More 

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Thank misterbix
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24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

High level restaurant... but sometimes you just deserve it. The prices are pretty high, but the food is more than excellent.

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Thank Erica F
Istanbul, Turkey
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327 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

Premium interior design but tables are dense and not much comfortable. Steaks are great in taste but overall restaurant is overpriced.

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Thank TMERIC
Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We were a party of 6 on October 1. We had reserved for 20:00. As we were running late due to traffic, we called them at 19;45 to mention we would be a bit late and asked them if we could arrive at 20:30 instead of 20:00. We were strickly told that was not possible and 20:15 was the latest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$45 - US$75
Cuisine
American, Steakhouse
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 448 Brannan St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1713
    (Between 3rd & 4th)
  • Public Transportation: Caltrain, MUNI
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-495-1111

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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