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Slanted Door

1 Ferry Building Ste 3, San Francisco, CA 94111-4227
+1 415-861-8032
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shaking beef” (287 reviews)
“spring rolls” (249 reviews)
“cotton candy” (118 reviews)
Opens in 30 min
All hours
Asian, Vietnamese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Ferry Building Ste 3, San Francisco, CA 94111-4227
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Reviewed yesterday

We've been to Slanted Door now on two separate occasions, on two separate trips to San Francisco. Our first assessment of it was that it did not by any means live up to its hype. Friends who like the place took us back there on...More

Thank wdlindsy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had the pleasure of eating here 4 years ago and it was incredible. Came back and it failed to live up to the first visit. The cellophane noodles are still wonderful, but avoid the scrambled egg. Overpriced for the dining experience. The staff were not...More

Thank Jenn R
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a delicious meal at the Slanted Door. Started w the crispy egg rolls and bbq spare ribs, both were delicious but would probably change out the spare ribs next time as they were our least favorite due to being a little tough to...More

Thank Nick V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This restaurant was recommended to us by friends. It certainly did not disappoint! Certainly not your standard Vietnamese fare.....the menu was creative and diverse. We had crispy imperial spring rolls for an appetizer. Entrees were served family style....we had seared ahi tuna, stir fried chicken...More

1  Thank Stephelps
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I had heard good things about this place. Made a reservation a day in advance for lunch. The place was packed when I arrived. After a few minutes wait, I got a table outside. The space is large with a good bar area, lots of...More

Thank KANewYork
Reviewed 3 days ago

Place was hopping when we arrived for a 9:15 res on a saturday night. (no open table - use Yelp Reservations). Table was ready and had nice view of the bay bridge. Tuetonic pinot noir - outstanding wine. Spring rolls (crispy) were delicious. The scallops...More

Thank Greg D
Reviewed 4 days ago

Ate at The Slanted Door in the Ferry Building and truly enjoyed the experience. Located right on the water with excellent views of the Bay Bridge. The food was very good and the wait staff was excellent. A definite place to eat while in San...More

Thank Ken J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

On a friend's suggestion we stopped in for a late lunch. We started with fantastic cocktails, of which I absolutely loved my Carter Beats The Devil. I had their spicy ahi tuna tartare, which was outstanding. Perfect tuna, enough spice and delicious rice chips. (I...More

Thank Heather T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Two of us had crepes and dacron:delicious! The third person said she wanted ribs, but asked the waitperson if the sauce contained fish. She was told yes, also that most things on the menu also used the same sauce. She ordered a salad, had one...More

Thank teddybeeear
Reviewed 6 days ago

I went to this restaurant on a recommendation from a friend and I was very impressed. Nice trendy decor (unusual for San Francisco!) and pleasant staff. Food was excellent.

Thank Alto2015
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David C
16 June 2017|
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Response from rkashmere | Reviewed this property |
If you show up around 5:00 before they open at 5;30pm, they take in walk-ins, but it does get pretty crowded.
15 April 2017|
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30 July 2016|
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Response from shamz30 | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are and just like the other reviewers have mentioned, I will emphasize that making a reservation in advance served us well. We wanted early lunch and made our reservation 3 weeks ahead. When we arrived 5 mins... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
14:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:00
14:30 - 16:30
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11:00 - 14:30
14:30 - 16:30
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14:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:00
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14:30 - 16:30
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14:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
14:30 - 16:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ferry Building Ste 3, San Francisco, CA 94111-4227
    (On Embarcadero between Mission and Clay St.)
  • Public Transportation: The Ferry building is served by public transportation: Muni, Golden Gate Transit, Bart, F Train. Ferry service is available with Golden Gate Ferry, Blue and Gold Fleet and Bay Link Ferries. For more information, visit www.transitinfo.org and www.sfport.com
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-861-8032
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