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La Ciccia

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291 30th St, San Francisco, CA 94131-2454 (Church)
+1 415-550-8114
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17:30 - 22:00
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Seattle
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77 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2015

We had the octopus stew for a starter- it was swimming in a slightly spicy marinara sauce that was perfectly seasoned (as was the whole meal). Save some bread for the sauce. We split the pasta botarga and ordered the special: sea bass. We split a salad. The wine list is famous, and famously good- the hard part is deciding... More 

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Los Angeles
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31 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Awesome Sardinian items. If you are not familiar with Sardinian cuisine, make sure to ask for guidance, you might miss opportunities for amazing dishes. Among others, excellent tripes and pasta with squid ink and lemon zest. Only downsides: tables tend to be small and close to each other, and they do not carry a license for spirits (which means mirto... More 

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Bronxville, New York
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242 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 May 2015

This small unpretentious restaurant iin Noe Valley specializes in dishes from Sardinia, and you won't be disappointed in what they serve. Everything we had was wonderfully flavorful and expertly prepared. It's wine and beer only, so be prepared. Service is polished and pleasant, and the prices are not outrageous for such a superb meal.

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Klamath Falls, Oregon
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 May 2015

WOW!!! We had a outstanding dinner here the other night...=) The food was so tasty and good. Service was outstanding and very friendly It feels like a locals restaurant and not a tourist place. We had such a great time dining and drinking wine. Try this restaurant you wont be disappointed you did.... A+ restaurant

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San Jose, California
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33 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2015 via mobile

Almost mist the restaurant located right in a T intersection. Parking might be difficult? I was lucky to find a spot within a few minutes. It is a small tight place, you will feel right back on vacation in Italy or France with your neighbors table in elbow reach and your waiters "derrières" just as close when serving the table... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015 via mobile

Located at the southern edge of Noe Valley lies this treasure. Every time I go the owner greets me in Italian and kisses my cheek, I don't speak, nor do I understand Italian, but that doesn't stop me from feeling very special! Make a reservation for this restaurant because it is is very popular. From its wine list to the... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 April 2015

Five of us each ordered different plates, including appetisers and dolches and all were exceptional. To nitpick a little, the bread is not up to San Fransisco standards so order the flatbread. Good wine list but we mistakenly let the waiter pick Our wine. Bad mistake!. We ended up paying over $70 for two bottles of Sardinian wine that retail... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 144 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2015

OMG... If I lived in this town, is be at this Sardinian restaurant at least twice a week every week! Without question the very best Italian/Sardinian food I've EVER had in my life. The octopus stew was divine, the baked calamari divine, the squid ink pasta so perfect in its texture, so balanced in its favors, so amazing when it... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 March 2015

La ciccia is one of my favorite places in san francisco. From the pizza to all the seafood dishes. it reminds me of my travels in italy. love it.

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Greenwich, Connecticut
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2015

La Ciccia is a family-owned and run Sardinian restaurant in Noe Valley. We've dined here several times over the years and last night's meal was as spectacular as ever. Both the quality of the food and the attentive staff make this place one of our must-visit places whenever we're in San Francisco. The owners are a delightful couple. Their warm... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Cuisine
Italian, Seafood, Mediterranean
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 30th St, San Francisco, CA 94131-2454
    (Church)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI: J Church Metro and Bus #24
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Noe Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Noe Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-550-8114
Description
La Ciccia is a cozy and intimate restaurant located on the edge of Noe Valley. Husband and wife owners, Massimiliano Conti and Lorella Degan work together to take you to a culinary journey through the Italian island of Sardinia. The chef is committed to use the freshest and the most authentic ingredients from his native island, resulting in pungent, lively, flavorful food. The all Italian wine list,170 labels selection represent every Region with more than a quarter devote to Sardinia in order to pair the traditional earthy flavors as well seafood influence of Sardinia cuisine. La Ciccia is a tribute to Sardinia an experience not to be missed.

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