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) #159 of 4,539 Restaurants in San Francisco $$$$ American, Soups,
56 Gold St, San Francisco, CA 94133-5103
+1 415-433-6300
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  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Soups, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
56 Gold St, San Francisco, CA 94133-5103
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful find for a late night drink and music! Classic vibe with amazing cocktails and excellent service. Enjoyed a music trio after some piano music on a Saturday evening. Dinner seating up on the balcony looked like a great option, but we we entertained at...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my favorite restaurant in San Francisco. It's a hidden gem. The atmosphere is almost that of a roaring 20's supper club. The music is a nice addition. The food is always great and the staff friendly and efficient. We visit Bix every time...More

Thank Str8Review
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I had dinner here on the strong recommendation of the concierge at the Hilton Union Square. What a terrific restaurant. The entrance is down a dark little alleyway and is only signposted by a small neon sign in bright pink overhead. Once inside it is...More

Thank Back_to_Sandringham
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

Good restaurant in SFO. Classic (jeans ok but wear a jacket on top), great service. Menu is somewhat limited, but we liked that actually; the available choices were actually very good. Wine list not limited! We had halibut and pork chops, both good, pork chops...More

Thank C-Z-1982
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

What a wonderful dinner. We started with the cocktail meatballs in marinara. They were exquisite. The Caesar salad was terrific. For our entrees, my husband had the peppercorn-crusted New York strip which was cooked to perfection. I had the lobster spaghetti which was very tasty....More

Thank Denise M
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Old fashioned restaurant with very nice live jazz music. Yes the place does get noisy but which one doesn't in SF! The food was excellent and our waiter very friendly. Definitely worth a visit when in SF

Thank Mayleen3
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

Located on a small side street in SF's financial district, Bix is an unexpected treat; fun and light hearted with a jazzy vibe. Food is good, not great but it is the totality of the 'Bix' experience that wins it 4 stars...I encourage you to...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

We booked ahead for this and got a great table right by the piano and base player. Service was good and the menu was big enough to find a few good options which were very well cooked and tasty. Wine list was also quite good....More

Thank PrincessMFT
Reviewed 25 April 2017

There's so much noise coming from the bar as the drinkers compete with the singer to be heard that it make quite conversation over dinner impossible. Out starters were first rate but the mains were a disappointment, with such fine ingredients to hand it was...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant has a high ceiling that gives the room character. The food was well prepared and very tasty. We had 3 starters, a wonderful soup and a pasta with lobster that made my day. On top of that a nice dessert that made the...More

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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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Is this a good restaurant to get dressed up and celebrate a big birthday?
2 August 2016|
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Response from Adrienne R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry didn't see you had asked this question till now. Yes it is definitely a place to dress up and have a special evening. Seem to remember they had live music playing too
Is there a dress code
14 January 2016|
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Response from Glenn W | Reviewed this property |
No dress code, but I expect to dress classy casual. I also may dress in coat and tie. For women, smart attire is good, and not "low" casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$80
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
17:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Gold St, San Francisco, CA 94133-5103
    (Jackson & Pacific)
  • Public Transportation: Muni bus: #41 Union
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-433-6300
  • E-mail
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