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Michael Mina

252 California St, San Francisco, CA 94111-4322
+1 415-397-9222
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good24%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (48 reviews)
“tuna tartare” (28 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
252 California St, San Francisco, CA 94111-4322
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came here with business associates on Wednesday night in San Francisco. We were lucky to get a last minute reservation at this restaurant. Greeted with friendly staff and served by few experienced waitress and waiters throughout. The 5 courses meal is a must try if...More

Thank Lucas G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is by far the best meal I ever had. If you want an amazing dining experience, unique and wonderful in every way, this is a must. The have two menus to choose from the night we were there. One was a 5 course tasting...More

Thank Pam62656
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Of course I expected to eat eel! After all, I was going to a 1-star Michelin restaurant. But Michael Mine went far beyond. I visited MM yesterday with my wife and 10-year-old daughter. They made an out-of-menu beef and baked potatoes to my daughter that...More

Thank Fabio P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let's start with the glass half full approach. The service was impeccable from the host to the somelier to our waiter. No complaints. All of the courses came out in a timely manner unlike the experiences of some other reviewers. We even asked the waiter...More

Thank LRaven
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Delicious meal, the steak was spectacular. The decor was soothing and elegant and not at all stuffy. Casual and formal meal that was tasty and special. The servers were warm and the timing of the tasting menu was not too drawn out at all. This...More

Thank Am212ny
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We requested our "Tasting Menu" (great choice for variety & best value, in our opinion) lunch to be "non-raw" (no raw fish or caviar) for me and I was very pleased with the chef's tasty (wonderful combinations of food items, flavors & sauces) substitutions on...More

Thank CCMom123
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Our visit to this restaurant was not planned, so imagine our pleasant surprise at the degustation options. The food selection and sauces were delightful and at no stage did we feel that a combination had not worked. The wine pairing should be compulsory for all...More

Thank meikant
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Michael Mina is an outstanding restaurant that well deserves its Michelin star. The atmosphere is warm and friendly, service is helpful, prompt and effective without being in your face and the food is an outstanding sequence of artistic creations with great blending of flavors, consistencies...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

Despite having our 7 year old with us, the service was exceptional. They made a meal as requested by her and treated her like a princess. Tasting menu was amazing and wine pairings, though very pricey, were sublime. Would recommend for a romantic date or...More

Thank tarinmd
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

If you have the chance to visit this restaurant, you will not be disappointed. We did the chef's menu and the wine pairing and it was fantastic. We liked that we had the opportunity to tasted different foods, different preparation techniques and different around the...More

Thank Caminante1234
Nearby
Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but
can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s
version of Wall Street. The rush of business people
make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of
life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the
narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of
historic and contemporary architecture, including the
iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours,
...More
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Nck188
16 May 2017|
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Response from Caminante1234 | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but you can choose between a prefixed menu, or 5 course menu or the tasting menu. Besides this, if you decide to do the 5 or tasting menu they will ask you if you have allergies or some particular foods you... More
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Rudolph B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$80
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:00
18:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 252 California St, San Francisco, CA 94111-4322
    (Front and Battery)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI & BART: Powell Station
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-397-9222
  • E-mail
Description
Michelin-starred MICHAEL MINA is the crowning jewel that captures the core of Michael's philosophy: bold yet balanced flavors achieved through a combination of acidity, sweetness, spice and richness. At the helm, Executive Chef Raj Dixit achieves these bold, balanced flavors in a cuisine, which draws upon global influences, showcasing the highest quality authentic and seasonal ingredients. The 5-course tasting menu invites guests to explore a dynamic expression of Chef Michael Mina's vast culinary influences while also providing options within each course for the guest to define their ultimate dining experience. The tasting menu is offered for dinner only at $135 per person, with vegetarian options and supplements at an additional cost. A paired down 'a la carte' dinner menu is available at the bar. Lunch is served in the dining room featuring an à la carte menu and at the bar featuring an array of seasonal small plates, as well as salads.
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