We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Grove

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Hayes Valley
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
301 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-624-3953
Website
Today
08:00 - 23:00
Open now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Thu 08:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 08:00 - 23:30
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

149 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 135: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
22 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been to the grove off 3rd on previous visits and I quite enjoy it there although it gets quite busy. This one in the mission is less chaotic and quieter albeit smaller in size with no upstairs seating. It can get a bit chilly if you're sitting anywhere near the door, fortunately I wasn't. I like the veggie lasagne... More 

Helpful?
Thank pixxxiedust
Chicago, Illinois
Level Contributor
21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Stumbled upon this place by accident and so glad I did! I wasnt sure what I wanted so just picked 2 random items that turned out to be DELICIOUS-vegetable lasagna and their signature French onion soup. Super good and authentic flavors. If I lived in San Francisco, I think I could eat those things on a regular basis! Give it... More 

Helpful?
Thank Sandra M
Palo Alto, California
Level Contributor
50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Enjoyed a leisurely Sunday brunch before attending the symphony. Delicious food, outstanding service, well priced.

Helpful?
Thank Brenton h
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
60 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

lovely food, great staff, great atmosphere! we usually don't drink juice, but found it impossible to resist the fresh-squeezed orange juice. yummy!

Helpful?
Thank R G
Level Contributor
46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A nice place. Good breakfast. Friendly staff!! Had very good Egg benedict 'Dave's way'. Sandwich for lunch was good size and tasty. Nice selection of beer for lunch. Modelo, pilsner, blue ribbon. Worth a visit.

Helpful?
Thank BillbonesLondon
Level Contributor
3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

The food was very good and the staff very friendly. Would definitely come again. Open all day and convenient Civic Center/Hayes Valley location. Locally owned and operated a plus.

Helpful?
Thank Cathy K
Level Contributor
15 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Offering a sizable menu, we decided on the French onion soup, turkey club, and chicken tortilla lime soup. The food was quickly brought to our table and tasted wonderful. The restaurant was clean, tidy and offered a variety of seating options.

Helpful?
Thank jpthecanadian
Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Level Contributor
32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Our family had a great time here. We started with perfect boysenberry pie, yummy coffee and perfect fresh squeezed OJ while we read our books awaiting the arrival of the rest of our family. When they arrived we ordered ranch eggs, avocado toast, steel cut oats and a breakfast burrito -which is not small. All were excellent and the atmosphere... More 

Helpful?
Thank GarfinkelFamily
Palm Springs, California, United States
Level Contributor
273 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 162 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

Had dinner after a performance of the Nutcracker. It is a short walk from the Opera house. You order at a counter and food is brought to the table. We ordered the Cobb Salad to share and it was split in two and were nice size portions and a very well done Cobb salad. We also ordered the Cheese steak... More 

Helpful?
Thank Ken L
Level Contributor
13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

I met my son for a quick dinner at The Grove before we headed across the street to the Norse Theater for a lecture (Equal Justice: Post Obama). Diners order at the counter and a server brings meals to the table when they are ready. I ordered a Cobb salad and my son, a vegetarian, ordered a pasta dish. The... More 

Helpful?
Thank Rose Ada M

Travellers who viewed The Grove also viewed

 
San Francisco, CA
San Francisco, CA
 
San Francisco, CA
 

Been to The Grove? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 23:00
Monday
08:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 23:00
Thursday
08:00 - 23:00
Friday
08:00 - 23:30
Saturday
08:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Hayes Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Hayes Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-624-3953

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of The Grove and other visitors
3 questions
Ask a question
11 days ago
11 days ago

See all questions (3)

Questions? Get answers from The Grove staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Hayes Valley

Neighbourhood Profile
Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a community park at its center and dozens of trendy businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish respite.
Explore this neighbourhood