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60 West Portal Ave, 1/2 block from West Portal Station, San Francisco, CA 94127
+1 415-564-4006
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12:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Thu 12:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Melbourne, Florida
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I ate dinner at this small restaurant on a weeknight. The food was excellent and the server was very attentive. We had hummus, which came with warm pita strips and they also brought out warm bread with oil and spices for dipping. I had steak kabobs, which came with rice and salad. Very large portions. Would highly recommend this restaurant!

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Thank yttiksm
Dublin, Ireland
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86 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

American food isn't great so this was a real treat on our trip. Great food and fast service. Very good with kids. The only thing I would have to give out about is that it was raining the day we were there and the floor was very slippy, a warning would have been nice when we came in the door.

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Thank Shionnach
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1,666 reviews
1,034 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Their food is fine. Not great and not bad. Just fine. You can have a solid and filling meal there for a reasonable price.

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Thank Alzor S
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

On February twelfth, 2017, I had the best fish meal I have ever had, the haddock entree at Bursa. It was a thick filet, perfectly and evenly cooked, infused with a lemon essence and delicious spices. Absolutely luscious. I am seventy-three years old. I have lived and eaten great fish in Florida, California, Maryland, Spain, Portugal, Mexico, and many other... More 

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San Francisco, California
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64 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 December 2016

OMG I love this place for take out lunch and also dining with the family. The kofte with mixed lamb/beef kabob with rice is so good! The chicken kabob is so tender and once again the rice is so good! It gets busy during lunch time so make reservations so you have time to find parking. Parking is available, you... More 

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Thank oliviakimsf
San Antonio, Texas
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016

We visited Bursa for dinner tonight and we were welcomed with such hospitality and attention. We waited for our table as the place was full but it didn't take long to be seated. Their staff was very attentive and answered our questions promptly. We ordered Mercimek Kofte and it was very well prepared, full of flavor. We also ordered Adana... More 

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San Francisco, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

The falafel salad is my go-to and is always a good vegetarian option, but friends certainly like the chicken kabobs.

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Thank BrianGroth
San Francisco, California
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 November 2016

Pleasant setting with responsive convenient service and good selection of dishes of ample proportions.

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Thank kasvcstnt
1 review
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

Very nice evening meal. Lovely feel to the place, with attentive polite staff. Lovely wine and nice food, at a reasonable price. I really didn't need the Greek salad as a first course, as the Kebabs come with more than enough salad.

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Thank Paul M
Lihue, Hawaii
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81 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great wine list. The combination platter appetizers was a nice portion. There is chicken, lamb, beef fixed a variety of ways. The aroma of spices taste great. The Naan bread is freshly made and delicious! I will be back!

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Thank Ruthie03

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Cuisine
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Turkish, Greek, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 21:00
Thursday
12:00 - 21:00
Friday
12:00 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 West Portal Ave, 1/2 block from West Portal Station, San Francisco, CA 94127
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-564-4006
Description
The name Bursa comes from the beautiful city that lies in northwestern Turkey. Bursa is well known with its rich history, culture, attractions and beauties.

In our restaurant, we believe in good quality just as much as we believe in beauty. Our wide range of flavorful mediterranean dishes are being cooked everyday with fresh produce, and our wine list includes excellent selections that match what pleases you .

We are proud of who we are today and are obligated to serve you with warm hospitality at its best.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?