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Leopold's

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Russian Hill
German, Austrian, European, Central European, International
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2400 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1603
+1 415-474-2000
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Today
17:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 14:30
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Montgomery, New York
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37 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Met my Niece here for Dinner. Owner came out and greeted us. Found us a place at the bar while we waited for our table. The service and food was great. wish I could go more often.

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Thank Thomas M
Asheville, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Great Austrian food and beers at a reasonable price. I have been there three times and thoroughly enjoyed all my meals. Be aware, however, that it can be quite loud at times in this very popular restaurant.

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Thank jrminasheville
Pacifica, California
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106 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Came in on a rainy Saturday evening for dinner. Was greeted kindly and sat in the only table left. I was actually shocked how packed it was because it was 6 pm. The dining room is relatively small which may be why it seemed so packed. Our waitress was very sweet but was hard to hear here because the room... More 

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Thank Kristen B
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4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

After a long day travelling from the UK I wanted a nice warm hearty meal and Leopolds surely delivered. The staff were extremely friendly and the food was lovely. Great flavour and tender meat, all finished off with some great German beer.

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Thank Ben F
Burton upon Trent, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped for dinner last night... Great atmosphere and staff... followed by Great Beers and Food. A pretty genuine Bavarian experience.

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Thank chrisnD311EN
Saint Augustine, Florida
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

A true German restaurant, The food was outstanding as well as the wonderful service. Had sausage one day and wiener schnitzel the next time.Real german high quality food even down to the German Spaatz and pretzels with German mustard.

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Thank Roger H
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

If you like German/Austrian food, you must go here. The schnitzel is to die for and the spätzle is done right. I lived in Germany for several years and this restaurant made me so happy. I got the schnitzel but traded out the potato cucumber salad for spätzle. We also ordered a side of Blau kraut which I think they... More 

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Thank Nina B
McKeesport, Pennsylvania, United States
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127 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We stopped for dinner and made it in before it got too crazy. The dinner was out of this world! Priced mid range. Service was prompt and very friendly! All four of us were very pleased with our meals! Would most definitely return.

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Thank Kelly F
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We've been here twice and it's one of our favorites. The decor is really quaint, the service is great, and the food authentic. The beer isn't too bad, either! Get there early or you'll wait as it's a small place. They don't take reservations. Can't beat the Wiener Schnitzel and Jägerschnitzel...they are the bomb. I prefer the Jägerschnitzel because of... More 

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Thank NuttyAcres
Chicago, Illinois
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

The food was fabulous, just like we had in Munich. The butternut squash pasta was amazing. Beer was over the top and a lovely atmosphere. Great staff.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
German, Austrian, European, Central European, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 00:00
Saturday
17:30 - 00:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2400 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1603
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-474-2000

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • 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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