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La Folie

) #242 of 4,539 Restaurants in San Francisco ££££ French, , Gluten Free Options
2316 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1822
+1 415-776-5577
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“amuse bouche” (32 reviews)
“foie gras” (39 reviews)
“truffles” (31 reviews)
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French, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
2316 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1822
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Reviewed 27 April 2017

We celebrated two birthdays here and our meal was simple delicious! The Foie gras was unforgettable!

Thank Jolina L
Reviewed 19 April 2017

This review is for La Folie Lounge: Delicious cocktails, tasty treats, and now happy hour from Monday-Thursday. We miss our favorite Irish bartender, but alas, we're still won over by the cocktails and treats. La Folie restaurant, next door, is quite delicious and decadent, and...More

Thank bschoolbound
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It had been quite a while, since we last dined at La Folie, on Polk St., and through a quirk of fate, we added it to our dining list on this early April visit. We had reservations on Nob Hill, but got a call from...More

Thank The_Loup_Garou
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

The best French restaurant here. Food is amazing, service is exceprional. Our frequent stop. Chef Roland is the best.

Thank monoakus
Reviewed 26 March 2017

La Folie is difficult to get a reservation in - but the Lounge (right next door) is often actually 1/2 empty, and it will serve you anything off the La Folie menu. It also has a "bar bites" menu. The bartenders are amazing - particularly...More

Thank YourCardShark
Reviewed 22 March 2017

This was a uninteresting meal with high price tag. Fixed price menu with very narrow choices. Dishes were very small portions with high price tag. Even the dessert was not recognizable. 4 adults and none of us liked the food.

2  Thank Brian C
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Excellent French cuisine, creative, plated beautifully, great flavor profiles and fancy ingredients. Prices are not for the faint of heart - suggest you do this dinner for a special occasion

Thank 8maggie
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Nice decor, music a little loud, exceptional service and food. The food is creative, original, out of the ordinary, succulent!

Thank bourgph
Reviewed 7 March 2017

(en français en bas) This was one of the best restaurant I went in my life. The service was awesome. It was very classy, while friendly at the same time. Perfect mix! The food was also very nice and surprising (in a good way). We...More

Thank Kwi_kwa_ju
Reviewed 27 February 2017

La Folie is where we go for special occasions and when we crave for some really good French food no matter the occasion. Never disappoints! Wonderful and tasty food, quite reasonable prices for he quality. The foie gras was wonderful as was the endive salad,...More

Thank Hlbonvivant
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
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Hello, I want to bring my significant other here for his birthday. I personally cannot eat a lot of sauces, etc.. and do you have any gluten free options?
2 August 2016|
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Response from THEGaryGreen | Reviewed this property |
I am a VERY picky eater (a vegetarian who hates vegetables). I found the restaurant to be extremely accommodating in building a meal for me. Because the chef is on site and the owner(and is in San Francisco), it is an... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$100 - US$150
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2316 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1822
    (Union & Green Streets)
  • Public Transportation: 19 Polk, get off on Polk and Green street. 49 Van Ness, get off on Union and walk one block East to Polk street
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-5577
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