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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
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510 Green St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3906
+1 415-291-0499
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for dinner on a busy Saturday. It's such a cute throwback place. Very friendly vibe. Huge portions. Tasty

Thank Aine R
Sydney, Australia
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59 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was one of the best Italian meals I have ever had. After 3 nights in San Fran I stumbled on this place. Rachel our host was the best. Recommending the right meal, beer wine and serving sizes. (I hoped I tipped her well enough). When in North Beach go straight there for a meal and ask for Rachel to... More 

Thank Chris G
Los Angeles, California
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37 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife, brother, Father and I decided on a trip to San Fran because we all wanted to go but we have never been. We had a great time in the city but the highlight was/is the food. The top of the list is this restaurant in particular. I have been to Italy many many times because I use to... More 

Thank Duane N
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131 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017 via mobile

The Sodini's clan have done quite well. Not only starting Golden Boy pizza nearby, they purchased the Green Valley Restaurant that I knew from my youth. It is the way I remember. Sinatra and rat pack music in the air. Quaint candlelit tables lined with paper so little kids can doodle drawings with crayon before a meal is served. Stick... More 

Thank David O
Sebastopol, California
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210 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

We enjoyed ourselves so much the first time we came back. The atmosphere is great, service is very friendly and the food is wonderful. The portions are huge, enough for lunch the next day. Pastas are fresh, the sauces are rich and flavorful. Great Italian wines by bottle and glass. Lot of dinner choices, try two different ones and share.

Ottawa, Canada
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64 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Off the beaten path, yummy Italian family style eatery. Food was great. Wine was great. Service was great. Would go back. Kids were wiping sauce off their plates And the bruschetta was divine. Highly recommend for families.

Thank Ddc613
Scotland, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

We were on our honeymoon in San Fran and was recommended Sodini's. This place is amazing. From the moment you walk in your are made to feel welcome, the staff are so friendly and lovely. Think Tony Soprano!!!!! Real Italian feel to the place. The food is delicious! The décor is great. Overall this place is a must! Great street... More 

Thank Ashley G
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53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

we were recommended to this restaurant by a friend who lives locally and it did not disappoint. Great atmosphere, very good food, just had an altogether great vibe, very italian!

Thank Aussietrip77
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6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Walking back from Telegraph Hill we were asking someone walking his dog for advice regarding a restaurant close by that can be recommended. He suggested Idealo (been there, did not rate it family friendly). Second suggestion was Sodini's. Nothing special about the place except for Erin making you feel welcome whoever you are. Creola on every second table, paper to... More 

Thank Steffi T
Denver, Colorado
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97 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Went with 2 friends after walking the city all day. The food was good and waitresses very busy so not too attentive to every table.

Thank jjones4180

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 510 Green St, San Francisco, CA 94133-3906
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-291-0499

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North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian ristorante come together to create the charming neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in the city exude as much European charm and style. Peruse a bookstore for the literature of Kerouac, Ferlinghetti and Ginsberg, grab some gelato and head to Washington Square for a perfect afternoon of people watching. Just east of North Beach, the hills and staircases of Telegraph Hill are a unique delight. At its peak, the art deco Coit Tower provides sweeping panoramic views of the bay and city. The beautifully landscaped Filbert Street Steps, a street too steep for a roadway, rewards those willing to hike uphill. Keep your ears open and you might even hear the squawk of the wild parrots who call this neighbourhood home.
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