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Baker & Banker - CLOSED

1701 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4326
+1 415-351-2500
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
7 Oct 2014
“World Class Neighborhood Restauant”
2 Sep 2014
“Outstanding restaurant with great service”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
1701 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4326
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Reviewed 8 October 2014

This place is tucked away but is well worth seeking. Limited menu but everything done very well. They bake their own bread and unless your are required to be gluten free, you should order it. The salads were artistic, tasty, but a bit too small....More

Thank MinnetonkaMikie
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I surprised my boyfriend with a birthday dinner at Baker and Banker. This place had such a romantic, private atmosphere and both, service and food were outstanding. Our server was very knowledgeable and combined with the in-house wine manager the experience was perfect.

Thank MyTwochapters
Reviewed 31 August 2014

This restaurant delivers at every level. The starters stared a wonderful dinning experience. Five us us sampled four starters. All were fresh and clearly reflected local selection, where possible. The mains: miso salmon; lamb sugo; and duck breast. Superbly prepared and thoroughly enjoyed. The wine...More

Thank essay811
Reviewed 31 August 2014

I grew up in the City and now live in Thailand. On my turn visit, my close friend Tim Murray brought me to this incredible find. The quiet darkened atmosphere was perfect for conversation. The waiter suggested Sand Dabs, one of my all time favorites....More

Thank sanmyn
Reviewed 3 August 2014

I don't recall how we found Baker & Banker but I'm glad we did. It appears they change the menu daily. There is a somewhat limited selection but there are excellent choices. Our food was outstanding. The restaurant is intimate. We enjoyed our dinner and...More

Thank Rod N
Reviewed 7 July 2014

We've been to this restaurant back when Quince lived here. B&B has made the interiors darker but the size is still the same. The food here is awesome. I'm sorry we haven't been here sooner. 3 wait staff work the restaurant and are nice folks....More

Thank Chartreuse
Reviewed 3 July 2014

Had an incredible meal with great service, ambience and food. Would return in a heartbeat. We were there with teens and they also thoroughly enjoyed the food.

Thank EagleTravel29
Reviewed 27 May 2014

This is a marvelous restaurant for the neighborhood. It is not a "destination" restaurant - rather, it is a wonderful local hangout with great service and great food. The only downside is that the dining room is small and can get very noisy - yelling...More

Thank CaWineGuy
Reviewed 15 May 2014

Stopped by for beers and fresh oysters at the outdoor patio. Had one of the beer flights. 4 different local beers 6 oz each glass. Very good. They have 3 different selections of beer flights plus one flight for the cider. Suggestion although the description...More

Thank jakobj
Reviewed 31 March 2014

I have been here three times for business and pleasure. Wine list is world class and the small, intimate setting, makes for a memorable meal. Some of the memorable dishes include: duck liver pate, hangar steak, swordfish wrapped with prosciutto, and the great wine pairings....More

Thank gogreco
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 Octavia St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4326
    (Bush Street)
  • Public Transportation: 2,3,4 muni lines,Post and Octavia 1 muni line, Sacramento and Octavia
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-351-2500
  • E-mail
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