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Fang

660 Howard St, Fl 1, San Francisco, CA 94105-3951
+1 415-777-8568
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“white fish” (19 reviews)
“short ribs” (26 reviews)
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CUISINES
Chinese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
660 Howard St, Fl 1, San Francisco, CA 94105-3951
Neighbourhood: SoMa
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Got to meet the owner and we trusted him with our meal. It was delish - a vegetable and chicken mix. Tight tables in front of the window make it hard for private conversations but other than that I would be back again!

Thank AXOtraveler
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have been to Fang several times. Quite good food. Their version of wonton soup is awesome! The chewy texture of the dough combined with the spicy filling makes for a satisfying meal in itself.

Thank BiciFan
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I had the sesame chicken and it was excellent. They could cut back on the amount of sweet potatoes. However, I would come back. Quick service and hot fresh food.

Thank Ray D
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

Thank you, Ray. While I'm happy our sesame chicken was to your liking, I also hear your feedback on our sweet potatoes. In any case, I appreciate your review and can't wait to welcome you in again. Sincerely, Kathy, Chef

Reviewed 6 days ago

Fang was recommended for lunch by the concierge at The Intercontinental Hotel. Our party of 4 was seated. Suddenly a man appeared and asked if we'd ever been there before. We told him no. He took our menus and walked away. We did not order....More

Thank dlinsky
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

I'm so glad you loved our style and approach to dining. It's a tradition here that our head chefs order for you based on your palate and any dietary restrictions. As a chef, it's an honor hearing that you trusted our expertise. Hopefully, we'll be...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read mixed reviews between here and Yelp, so I wasn't sure what to expect. Split the short rib dish and the sesame chicken with a friend and we both loved it. Highly recommend.

Thank DaninAtlanta
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

Thank you! I'm delighted you gave us a chance and stopped in to decide for yourself. Hopefully, it won't be the last time we see you. Best, Kathy, Chef

Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of us came here for dinner before a show at Yerba Buena and we had a fantastic meal. The owner came to see us before we ordered and since it was our first visit to Fang, he offered to create a menu for us....More

Thank Joan P
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

Thanks, Joan! It's an honor as a chef to create your entire meal from scratch. We appreciate you putting your trust in our expertise, and we look forward to doing this again for you someday soon. Best, Kathy, Chef

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely recommend the crispy short rib, the sesame chicken, and noodles! Service was very pleasant and quick, not too loud to have a nice conversation either! I'm thinking of going back tonight.....!

Thank WHSpain
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

We enjoyed having you! Thank you so much for your review, and please come see us again soon. Best, Kathy, Chef

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I really wanted Chinese noodles. Preferably noodles or dumplings in soup with duck or pork, but really any well prepared noodles. Feng was recommended by the concierge and had rather high reviews on several sites. A common statement was to "put yourself in Feng's hands."...More

Thank preventinfecti0n
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

It's truly disheartening to read this as it sounds like you held us in such high esteem. I assure you that we're committed to a truly exceptional experience in addition to great dishes, so I'm sorry that your recent visit didn't reflect this. My hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food is ok. Unfortunately service is bad. Waiters are unfriendly and do not look at you when taking your order. In my case they left the table as I was still in the middle of ordering things and had to keep calling them back as...More

Thank pfmrocha
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

Our top priority is getting you delicious food. That being said, we want you to enjoy your meal and overall experience beyond just the great taste. Our servers need to work quickly, but they never intend to make you feel this way. I hope you'll...More

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We loved our experience at Fang! We had a large group and still received great service. We were asked if we'd been before and since we hadn't they suggested they bring out their best choices- it was perfect! Every dish was delicious! I imagine you...More

Thank Paige R
Kathy F, Owner at Fang, responded to this review

Paige, I just wanted to share my thanks here as well. I appreciate that you took the time to share your experience across our platforms! Sincerely, Kathy, Chef

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Lam N
Years ago, Mr. Peter Fang served us a delicious fish soup and very yummy steamed prawns and clams with egg custard. Do you still offer these dishes?
24 December 2016|
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Response from jyotsnadietrich | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do!!! I agree it is yummy
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LMM1945
Someone noted in the comments on Trip Advisor that your food is not "true" Chinese fare, that it is more Chinese/American. Is that true? Is your sister restaurant "Nanking" more of a Chinese fare?
3 July 2015|
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Response from drlynnrose | Reviewed this property |
I am not Chinese so I am not sure I can tell "true" Chinese food that one would be served in China. But I believe this is authentic as you may be able to get in that part of San Francisco!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
12:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 660 Howard St, Fl 1, San Francisco, CA 94105-3951
    (3rd Street and New Montgomery)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-777-8568
  • E-mail
Description
Fang is the sister restaurant of wildly popular restaurant, House of Nanking. Fang embodies both modern and authentic Chinese cuisines in a fine dining setting serving traditional Chinese fare, dim sum, as well as "off the menu" innovative dishes for the adventurous. Chef Peter Fang believes that good-tasting food is universal and should not be bound by how dishes were made in the past. With Chef Peter’s trademark inventiveness and eye for quality, the menu evolves and changes based on seasonally fresh ingredients from the same local Chinatown markets Peter has visited for decades. For fresh seasonal Chinese food in an elegant and modern setting, visit Fang.