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DESTINO

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1815 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103-1107 (Valencia)
+1 415-552-4451
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17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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57 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017

Our group stopped in before heading to the San Francisco Opera. The freshly made cocktails were heaven sent! We enjoyed a few small plate items and everything was amazing.

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Thank pclouds
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Amazing service, delicious food! Have absolutely no complaints. I highly recommend anyone interested in a romantic date night to enjoy Destino!

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San Francisco, California
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91 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

Pisco Latin Lounge next door to the popular nuevo Peruvian restaurant Destino. Went here for Happy Hour with my friends a few weeks ago. The long, narrow space had a mix vibe of Latin lounge and neighborhood bar. Towards the back, there's a tiny platform area called the "pagoda" that provides a more intimate gathering. (You can reserve that area... More 

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Unique flavors, attentive service, reasonably priced, nice ambience - liked everything about Destino, with the possible exception of the desserts. I'd definitely go back here.

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North Hollywood, California, United States
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

I had my wedding dinner hear last year. The service, food, ambiance...everything was perfection! The owner James was amazing to work with. He provided printed menus with the food selection of our choice and our names and wedding date. We had about 40 people attend and nobody was disappointed. The food is served like tapas, so it is all smaller... More 

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San Francisco, California
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88 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2015

Destino is a fun place to meet friends for drinks and tapas. Cocktails were tasty, the food was very good and service was excellent. Not has upscale or delicious as other Peruvian places in SF, like La Mar but a nice casual, comfortable neighborhood place to hang out with friends.

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53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2015

Came here with a friend for dinner. Service was very friendly and ambience was very nice. Space was actually larger than I thought based on the pictures online. Ordered the ceviche a la peruana, arepa con ropa vieja, vieiras (scallops), lomo saltado, gnocchi de yucca, empanada vegetariana. I would say the highlights were the scallops, empanada, arepa. my friend really... More 

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Kenmore, Washington
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38 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014

We had never had Peruvian food before. We went there with our son while visiting him in SF. It was very good! Latin food different from other styles we have had, and a large variety of small plates. Yum. I would go again next time we're in SF.

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Thank Yabiman
Gunnison, Colorado
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142 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2014

An experience – some of the food was very good – some was all right – all of it was an adventure. Located in Hayes Valley, a hip up & coming neighborhood according to my friends. The décor is nice (dark red walls with large ornate mirrors hanging at an angle on the wall. It got very loud by the... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2014 via mobile

Lovely experience, food wine and service just wonderful. Try the trio of ceviches - beautifully simple food. Lots of advice from our server and finally an amazing bottle of wine. Would love to go in a big group as saw lots of food being served that I would love to try.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1815 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94103-1107
    (Valencia)
  • Public Transportation: F Trolley Line at the Guerrero stop. Closest Bart stop is Civic Center (about 10 minutes walking).
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-552-4451

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Mission District

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Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighbourhoods in the country.
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