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Tommy's Joynt

1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
+1 415-775-4216
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastrami” (50 reviews)
“buffalo stew” (31 reviews)
“baked beans” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a fun place to visit when you are looking for a big sandwich or plate of meat carved to order, along with a choice of side dishes. Beef brisket, corned beef, turkey, sausages, stews and other tasty choices. A favorite tradition is their...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Meat was delicious. Plenty to eat. Only complaint I prefer my gravy to be thicker (personal preference). Staff friendly

Thank traveller2010050
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my wife and brother in law for dinner at Tommy's and it was impressive. I had the BBQ and my wife had spaghetti and bison meatballs. Just walk in look up at the wall to see what's available (try to stop drooling...More

Thank Gary E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food at reasonable prices served by friendly staff. Good selection of beers and the locals were friendly.

Thank Siobhan F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We love Tommys Joynt. The food is consistently excellent. I especially love the corned beef....always super lean and tasty. My father went to Tommys Joynt in the 40's. Nice to know something's don't change.

Thank pattygoodwoman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a place that I had passed many times and I had seen it on DDD. We went for dinner and it was GREAT, The roast beef dinner was excellent and make sure and grab some pickles. They do not take credit cards so...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the pastrami on rye and it was better than any I've ever had -- and I live near and go to New York a lot. The hot mustard is unbelievably hot: taste it before you spread a lot on your sandwich as I did,...More

1  Thank walter4e2016
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Tommy's Joynt is located on the corner of Geary and Van Ness street in San Francisco downtown area. Be ready to wait in line for at least 10-15 minutes to place your order. I never had a more testier Roast Beef sandwich in my entire...More

Thank essamhk
Reviewed 6 May 2017

The first time I was at Tommy's Joynt, I think the original Tommy was still alive. On our return to the states from Japan in 1964, we were craving good corned beef and cabbage and all the stuff that Tommy's sells. We were not disappointed....More

1  Thank jpoes
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We have been going here since the mid sixties, recently visited San Francisco and had to go back. Still a great local joynt with good roast beef sandwich, sides and cold draft Anchor Steam beer.

1  Thank Orca65
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Does anyone know what time Happy Hour is, and on what days?
20 March 2017|
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Response from Hellanodikai | Reviewed this property |
It's an old school joint, they don't do happy hour but they have specials
Dawn M
Is Tommy's Joynt open on or around the days of Thanksgiving?
16 August 2016|
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Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it is.
So you have gluten free options?
19 July 2016|
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Response from Eddie M |
Yes most of the menu is GF. All the main dinners are GF without the dinner roll. The sandwiches can be made on a butter lettuce wrap or Tommy's has GF bread occasionally. The dinners come with 2 sides a hot and a cold, the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-4216
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