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Blue Plate

3218 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-5007
+1 415-282-6777
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (36 reviews)
“deviled eggs” (13 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
3218 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-5007
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

I LOVE THIS PLACE! I can't explain to you why anyone would NOT like this restaurant, but that's better for me and my husband anyways so we can always get a reservation. Everything is original, light, and so tasty. They are known for their meatloaf...More

Thank Elizabeth B
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The first time we came to the Blue Plate was about two years ago and on our daughter’s recommendation, we returned on our recent trip to San Francisco. The menu was similar with dishes like meatloaf and fried chicken, which are the “comfort foods” they...More

Thank Arthur G
Reviewed 26 September 2017

A friend and I dined here on a weeknight. I loved it! The atmosphere was very non-touristy; the dining room was full of locals and the staff knew many of the customers and warmly welcomed those they did not. The tables were cozy and close...More

Thank brmusicman
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

A friend suggested we eat at blue plate for dinner. I looked at reviews and website and it appeared like a fresh classic place trying to elevate the experience a bit. Staff was very friendly. Service was good too. Had meatloaf - which was one...More

Thank globbiztravel
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We dined here on a Monday night and were very pleasantly surprised by both the menu, quality of food and extensive wine list featuring local and international wines. We chose three appetisers (grilled jalapeño peppers, chargrilled lettuce salad and chorizo stuffed squid) which were served...More

Thank Alison T
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We were invited to a family event and had been forewarned that the initial impression might put us off a bit. We were so impressed after our culinary experience and warm family gathering in the back room that we would go back! What to detail...More

Thank triptravelerOregon
BluePlateSF, Owner at Blue Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

Thank you for dining with us! I remember your family celebration and I am glad you all had a good time. It's true that our facade is discreet, but we have always thought that what is inside is more important ;)

Reviewed 10 July 2017

The Blue Plate in the Mission is on a busy stretch of street. At the local lesbian bar the lines were almost around the block in celebration of Pride the night we were there. The Blue Plate flew its rainbow while we enjoyed meat loaf,...More

Thank Lanxlad
BluePlateSF, Owner at Blue Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 12 July 2017

Thank you Lanxlad, Pride is always a fun week in SF. We love our neighborhood.

Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

Found this recommended on yelp and so visited this evening. Outstanding food. Quirky menu with great choices, even for the pescatarians in our party. Brilliant, friendly service and we weren't rushed to leave the table. Highly recommend a visit for dinner.

Thank GCarnaffan
BluePlateSF, Owner at Blue Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2017

Yay! Thank you!

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

This great neighbourhood restaurant was recommended by a friend from London and we were so pleased we visited. Warm and friendly atmosphere with sime excellent food cooked, presented and served with love. You know, that type of place where the staff seem to genuinely enjoy...More

Thank RPDinner
BluePlateSF, Owner at Blue Plate, responded to this reviewResponded 9 June 2017

Hey RPDinner, Thank you so much for joining us and for taking the time to share your experience. I do think we have a great crew and we all really enjoy what we do. I'm glad that comes through, and I look forward to seeing...More

Reviewed 19 May 2017

Blue Plate is one of my "go-to" restaurants whenever I'm in the City. Blue Plate has delicious food, an amazing wine list, and great service. The restaurant is setup in levels so the dining experience is very unique-- you can people watch while you're enjoying...More

Thank Michele D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3218 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-5007
    (Valencia St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Blue Plate is located at the stop for the following bus lines: 14, 49 and 67. Bart riders should get off on the 24th and Mission station.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-282-6777
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