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Piazza Pellegrini

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Russian Hill
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659 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2829 (Filbert St.)
+1 415-397-7355
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good value, good service (at least in late afternoon). The engaging Italian-accented waiter immediately seated our party of three and offered the regular menu together with a handwritten "Special Menu". We were brought an ample supply of fresh bread accompanied by a highly addictive olive oil and sweet Balsamic Vinegar dipping oil to enjoy while making our early dinner selections.... More 

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Thank Lowell J
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to sit out side enjoy great food great beer and great company. Make sure you ask for Antonio he is great guy great server and definitely makes the experience great.

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Thank Matt E
Lakeland, Florida
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97 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My daughter and I stopped in for a late lunch. I had veal piccata and my daughter had clams and linguini. Very good food and excellent service. Another lucky find as we were walking around North Beach area.

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Thank whcowley
London, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm a regular pizza tifosi at pellegrini's . The pizzas are great; fresh, huge and delicious. The rest of the menu looks great ( but I confess I've never got further than the pizzas). Prices are reasonable and service slick and friendly. Highly recommended.

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Thank Anordinarybloke
Sebastopol, California
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71 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Simple café in North Beach offering indoor casual or sidewalk seating. Simple but broad menu and all of our dishes were very good. Roasted chicken was excellent – half chicken and the breast (white meat) was very moist. The spaghetti carbonara was excellent, pasta cooked just right and creaming carbonara sauce was awesome. The Salmon was grilled – excellent and... More 

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Thank Jack P
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service was friendly, and the regular menu was very good, but what stood out the most was the flourless chocolate cake. My family of six dumbly decided to share a piece, and, what is normally an easy way to get dessert, became a battle of the fittest. If nothing else peaks your interest, the cake most definitely will.

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Thank slimiemills
London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went in for a quick lunch with friends whilst on holiday. The food was excellent, great wine selection and friendly staff - definitely recommend!!

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Thank Green121
Toronto, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Casual neighborhood Italian restaurant , prices reasonable, pizza is great, service was very good. Smaller venue and charming location, also tried the fire-grilled salmon which was delicious. Enjoy

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Thank S F
Bedford, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Stumbled across this little place and decided to have dinner. Served quickly and food arrived quickly too. Pizza was nice and filling had to take a slice home! Good selection too.

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Thank Rossyjedu
Seattle, Washington
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

Hopped off the Cable Car at Mason & Columbus in search of a nice Italian meal. Soon into our journey we found Piazza Pellegrini. Took a look at their menu and decided this was the spot as they have one of my favorites "Spaghetti ai Frutti di Mare"on the menu. My meal came loaded with lots of mussels and a... More 

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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 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Pizza
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Dining Style
Home Style
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 659 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2829
    (Filbert St.)
  • Public Transportation: Union Street & Columbus Avenue (Muni) Mason Street & Filbert Street (Cable Car)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-397-7355

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Russian Hill

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Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner. Combined with several great cafes, restaurants, antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any visitor would gladly leave their heart in San Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world, and make the slow creep downhill past charming period homes. Polk Street is the main drag in this neighborhood, where you will find trendy bars, cafes and shops populated with locals, but for one of the most charming rides in the city, grab a cable car heading up and down Hyde Street.
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