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.

Tommy's Joynt

) #91 of 4,531 Restaurants in San Francisco £ American, ,
1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
+1 415-775-4216
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastrami” (50 reviews)
“buffalo stew” (32 reviews)
“baked beans” (12 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
All Details
Write a Review
Reviews (550)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

11 - 20 of 470 reviews

Reviewed 27 May 2017

Good food at reasonable prices served by friendly staff. Good selection of beers and the locals were friendly.

Thank Siobhan F
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We love Tommys Joynt. The food is consistently excellent. I especially love the corned beef....always super lean and tasty. My father went to Tommys Joynt in the 40's. Nice to know something's don't change.

Thank pattygoodwoman
Reviewed 24 May 2017

This is a place that I had passed many times and I had seen it on DDD. We went for dinner and it was GREAT, The roast beef dinner was excellent and make sure and grab some pickles. They do not take credit cards so...More

Thank Steven R
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had the pastrami on rye and it was better than any I've ever had -- and I live near and go to New York a lot. The hot mustard is unbelievably hot: taste it before you spread a lot on your sandwich as I did,...More

1  Thank walter4e2016
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Tommy's Joynt is located on the corner of Geary and Van Ness street in San Francisco downtown area. Be ready to wait in line for at least 10-15 minutes to place your order. I never had a more testier Roast Beef sandwich in my entire...More

Thank essamhk
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The first time I was at Tommy's Joynt, I think the original Tommy was still alive. On our return to the states from Japan in 1964, we were craving good corned beef and cabbage and all the stuff that Tommy's sells. We were not disappointed....More

1  Thank jpoes
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We have been going here since the mid sixties, recently visited San Francisco and had to go back. Still a great local joynt with good roast beef sandwich, sides and cold draft Anchor Steam beer.

1  Thank Orca65
Reviewed 23 April 2017

After running 13.1 miles in the Rock & Roll 1/2 Marathon, what better place to gobble down some comfort grub!!! The Rib Roast was so tasty!!! Love the eclectic feel this place has...A must do with in SF...

Thank thenoodleguy
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Late lunch, queued with others for our dish behind the hot counter. Two guys working hard to satisfy you, carving meats and supplying the sides. Amazing place, great craft beers too. Amazing atmosphere. The turkey dinner was superb.

Thank Gareth E
Reviewed 16 April 2017

With my first visit here in 1970 late one Saturday night, I can swear Tommy’s is still quite a place. It’s a special place for me. Memories of Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin are in the air. Now this is definitely a guy’s place with...More

1  Thank Bruce415453
Nearby Restaurants
Mel's Drive-In - Van Ness
375 reviews
.01 miles away
Village Pizzeria
65 reviews
.13 miles away
Slider's Diner
50 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby Attractions
St. Mary's Cathedral
107 reviews
.21 miles away
Silver Lion Service - Private Tours
362 reviews
.29 miles away
Great American Music Hall
35 reviews
.14 miles away
City Clues Adventures
18 reviews
.24 miles away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
19 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Hellanodikai | Reviewed this property |
It's an old school joint, they don't do happy hour but they have specials
Dawn M
15 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 10 answers
Response from Geoff R | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know it is.
19 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Eddie M |
Yes most of the menu is GF. All the main dinners are GF without the dinner roll. The sandwiches can be made on a butter lettuce wrap or Tommy's has GF bread occasionally. The dinners come with 2 sides a hot and a cold, the... More
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
American, Bar, Pub, Delicatessen
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
10:00 - 01:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1101 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94109-6815
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-4216
  • E-mail
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