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DOSA on Fillmore

1700 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3130
+1 415-441-3672
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Indian, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1700 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3130
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great ambience but below average food!! There's nothing special about the food here. They have couple innovatively named dosas and uttappams but are absolutely mediocre. Uttappams aren't even cooked well from within (I could taste the raw batter) sambhar and chutneys tasted good though... I'd...More

Thank Mrs_Vivante
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our daughter's birthday, so brunch at Dosa was her choice. And we enjoyed it tremendously! I'm guessing it's an old bank building, spacious with very high ceilings on a street corner. Very modern and spotless, and I expect the bar at night is...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Went here on a whim last week.. I decided on the spicy lamb dosa, my wife had the Uttapam combo with 5 vegetarian pieces that were no different to silver dollar pancakes sprinkled with veggies in each. The flavor was good, but one beer one...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

Bringing a large group (10+) to any restaurant for a business dinner can deteriorate quickly if the atmosphere, service or quality are lacking. Everyone in the group has her/his personal tastes and the restaurant is often left scrambling. Happily, DOSA scored high marks for atmosphere,...More

Thank Steven H
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

We had brunch there . It is great to have a hip and modern Indian restaurant where the food is authentic and delicious There are some unusual dishes - avacado chat was superb My one disappointment was that you cannot order chai tea and madras...More

Thank KomillaS
Reviewed 31 March 2018

Dosa is a beautiful restaurant. The South Indian food is fine. Bar makes great drinks. Don't miss the lamb sliders. Restaurant was busy and service was okay.

Thank SpikeIII
Reviewed 11 March 2018

We took some out-of-towners to this restaurant and it always delights those of us who live and dine here frequently as well as the out-of-towners - very impressive place with a nice menu and very flexible kitchen staff who can accommodate preferences or food issues...More

1  Thank Melany W
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We'd never had a dosa before bit when googling gluten free places before coming to San Francisco Dosa kept coming up. Anyway we arrived and it is really lovely inside. Sadly the staff weren't as friendly. We didn't really know how the menu worked but...More

Thank NeilHalton
Reviewed 12 February 2018 via mobile

I liked very much this restaurant . Has a very good choice of delicious courses ( be careful some are very spicy ) . Elegant athmosfere . Friendly for vegan and gluteen free . Price average ! Was a great experience

Thank gdicastro
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We visited with 8 family members. Food was fantastic, love the music, decor is modern and fresh...just like the food. Some classic dishes on the menu, favourites being Masala Dosa and Channa Batura (awesome puff pastry - table show stopper!) Would recommend!

Thank Vijay P
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Ruth M
6 June 2016|
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Response from Raj M | Reviewed this property |
They do not serve any Pork or Beef dishes.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$60
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
11:30 AM - 2:30 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3130
    (Post Street)
  • Public Transportation: Fillmore - 22 Sutter - 2, 3, 4 Geary - 38, 38L
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Pacific Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 415-441-3672
  • E-mail
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