We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Rich Table

Certificate of Excellence
Hayes Valley
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
199 Gough St, At Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102 (Oak St)
+1 415-355-9085
17:00 - 22:30
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Mon 17:00 - 22:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

187 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 172: English reviews
Coto de Caza, California
Level Contributor
18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Must try this restaurant. After extensive online research, I managed to get a Monday at 5 on reservation a week in advance of our SF trip. There was a gluten allergy in our group and they couldn't have been more accommodating and considerate. Had the Brussels sprouts and grilled avocado - to die for! Had a twilight cocktail with tequila... More 

Thank Hitta M
Seattle, Washington, United States
Level Contributor
33 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to Rich Table relatively early for dinner, and were lucky enough to snag reservations. It was already packed when we got there. They offer a small menu that rotates, and you can do a la carte or the chef's table, where you get one of everything on the menu. We did a la carte, and of course had... More 

Thank rladymack
Level Contributor
11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We chose this restaurant based on reviews and some friends' recommendations. First of all, we were aware of the prices at this restaurant but surprised how easily they added up as the '"small" plates are very small servings. The service was great. The server was attentive but not intrusive. All of the front of the house dresses casually which is... More 

Thank Mike F
Level Contributor
245 reviews
180 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 140 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We loved the dining experience at Rich Table and cannot wait to get back. Food: we had the Chef's tasting menu and loved it. My wife is vegetarian, and she was glad that they had a vegetarian menu to suit her dietary habit. They encourage you to share with your partner. We loved every course, just enough food and the... More 

Thank Khaja
Level Contributor
103 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

Every time I come to SAN Francisco I come to Rich Table one of my favorite restaurants. The atmosphere is great, everyone is so friendly and the food is amazing. This is a place to share. The appetizers are all excellent. We had the hamachi, the steak tartare, the chips with sardines and the caviar with chicken biscuit, this caviar... More 

Thank Olga B
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Level Contributor
182 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

This is a bib gourmand and well worth it. A small restaurant that requires reservations. The menu is served tapas style with the option for the meat portions to be served as an entree. Musts are the Porcini Doughnuts, Burrata, Pappardelle, oysters. The server provides great suggestions for wine pairing. Great evening!

Thank LMK101
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
117 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We decided to reserve at the opening time of this restaurant so we would be sure to get to our opera on time. This worked well, as 2 hours is needed to be certain to get the full experience. Great and imaginative food! We tried the hamachi collar and cauliflower to start. Both were wonderful. My pork chop was unusually... More 

Thank Suenglish
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

Food, folks and service all top notch. Felt like 5 star dining at our kitchen table. Perfect portions, warm and relaxed atmosphere, excellent fresh beautifully presented dishes!!! great way to start our trip.

Thank Tracey P
Davis, CA
Level Contributor
115 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

We hadn't been to Rich Table since it first opened. We found the food to be rather ordinary on that first visit and haven't been back since then, but since then the reviews have been getting stronger and stronger and it got harder and harder to book a table. We went there yesterday (a Sunday) for a very early dinner... More 

Thank Triumph3A
Level Contributor
671 reviews
509 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

The food is mind blowing here. Imaginative. Challenging. Delicious. One of my favorites. From the appetizers to the entree to dessert to cocktails, it was on point the whole way through.

Thank Scrappleking

Travellers who viewed Rich Table also viewed

San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA

Been to Rich Table? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
American, International
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 199 Gough St, At Oak Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
    (Oak St)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Hayes Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Hayes Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-355-9085
RICH TABLE is the culinary vision of Chefs Evan and Sarah Rich. With over three decades of combined experience in San Francisco and New York high-end restaurants, the team brings with them a wealth of talent, knowledge of quality foods and wine, and connections with the best farms and purveyors. RICH TABLE is a place with no dress code, where the food speaks for itself. Evan and Sarah believe that eating out should be relaxed, fun and exciting. It should remind you of the good times you share with family while introducing you to new tastes in the company of friends. The staff at RICH TABLE will use their years of experience to provide food that is expertly prepared and served, while set in a surrounding that is modern, convivial, and comfortable. We can't wait to cook for you and have you at our table! Evan and Sarah Rich

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Rich Table and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from Rich Table staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Hayes Valley

Neighbourhood Profile
Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a community park at its center and dozens of trendy businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish respite.
Explore this neighbourhood