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40 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
+1 415-986-6491
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“mussels” (125 reviews)
“seafood” (27 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
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French, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
40 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
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Reviewed 13 November 2013

First of all, our driver didn't know where this brilliant was located and we were on the eastern side of the alley replete with garbage vessels and yuck and our girl told the driver that this wasn't right. Then we circled the block because the...More

Thank Johnny G
Reviewed 4 November 2013

Ate outside on a lovely night in their tent. The tables and chairs have to the cheapest patio furniture ever. Not comfortable and many were on a slanted slope. Food was good overall. Service was friendly. Bread is very crusty and hard, mussels flavorful, calamari...More

1  Thank PlanetR
Reviewed 31 October 2013

If you like French seafood then you must come to this place to try their mussels... Nothing fancy or out of ordinary but the mussels they used are fresh and high quality. This place can get quite busy during dinner but their service is quick...More

1  Thank Club2013
Reviewed 10 October 2013

I went to Plouf with two business partners and, while the food was good, in a city of fine dining options, it didn't do much to stand out from the crowd. I had been next door to Tiramisu a while back and would recommend it...More

Thank epetet
Reviewed 5 October 2013 via mobile

The best find ever! Quaint street alley seating with the absolute best waitress staff. Inside seating also available.The Plouf mussels were to die for and quantity sufficient for an entree (1 1/2 lbs). Also had french green beans and pomme frites w/ truffle oil and...More

1  Thank Handtrick
Reviewed 14 September 2013

We had been to this restaurant in San Fran 3 years ago when late in the city and had fond memories. As this was our last night for this holiday we sought it out for a great last meal. It was really disappointing. The restaurant...More

Thank Ian S
Reviewed 11 September 2013

I have been going to this charming French bistro for more than twenty years and always had a great experience with its food and very attentive personnel. My visit last visit is a case in point: Friendly, fast service, good wine and excellent food. I...More

Thank Curt G
Reviewed 9 September 2013

My wife and I chose this place randomly--Belden Alley--not far from Union Square. We had just checked in to our hotel after a long flight and were looking for a quick, but nice, meal. The sea bass and oysters were some of the best to...More

Thank Rozzy12
Reviewed 9 September 2013

The food here is very good quality and for the price, darn good value. We had Seabass, which was delicious. The service was excellent, very well organized and friendly. We would eat here again, next time we are in San Francisco.

Thank WSKei
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Went there for my birthday last year. Belden Place - unknown even to many locals, has some very good restaurants. Loved the food here.

Thank suzdelamuse
Financial District
The Financial District lies just east of Chinatown but
can seem a world apart given it’s San Francisco’s
version of Wall Street. The rush of business people
make up a hectic weekday and add to a frenetic pace of
life, but visitors who spend a few hours walking the
narrow streets will be rewarded with fine examples of
historic and contemporary architecture, including the
iconic Transamerica Pyramid. After business hours,
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235 reviews
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Nearby Attractions
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.13 miles away
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63 reviews
.11 miles away
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.14 miles away
Notre Dame Des Victoires Church
16 reviews
.14 miles away
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 Belden Pl, San Francisco, CA 94104-2802
    (Bush & Kearny)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-986-6491
  • E-mail
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