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Prospect

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Neighbourhood:
SoMa
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
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300 Spear St, San Francisco, CA 94105-1638 (Folsom)
+1 415-247-7770
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17:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 16:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:15
Fri 16:00 - 22:30
Sat 17:30 - 22:30
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Santa Clara, CA
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168 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A friend and I enjoyed dinner there. The restaurant is designed with several smaller dining areas, so a large number of patrons can dine without feeling like a crowd. I appreciated that we could speak without shouting, a rarity in urban restaurants. The design is clean, modern and warm. Service is excellent. My salmon was superb, and the beans alone... More 

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Switzerland
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159 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We met for a business dinner in downtown SF. The Prospect is close to the bay and the Bay Bridge. There were not enough parking lots so we chose the Valet parking option. The restaurant was very full for a Wednesday, with guests sitting at the bar waiting to be seated. The rooms are very elegant, with high ceilings and... More 

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Zofingen, Switzerland
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339 reviews
177 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We had Dinner for two here. Reception was friendly and efficient. The choice of food is rather limited. The food was good (NY strip steak) to very good (hen ravioli) and came with no delay. Although they run a bar as well, their choices of beer were very limited. Prices are pretty high, but that's SF.

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Pismo Beach, California
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115 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We met friends here for our Anniversary dinner. This restaurant is incredible!! We started out in the bar for cocktails and appetizers. The Jalapeno Deviled Eggs, Olives and Tomatoes w/Burrata were very delicious. They marinate their own olives and they are a must try. The olives in the martini's are really great as well. The restaurant has a mid-century modern... More 

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San Francisco
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144 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

We've been to sister restaurant Boulevard and wanted to try here. Restaurant was alive with customers on a Tuesday. Decor is very nice and noise level low enough so we could talk. Food was good and included salmon, scallops and calamari, duck. Service excellent and waiter helped us when a wine wasn't available in the size we wanted.

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san carlos,
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152 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

I can hardly wait to go back! We were there for my birthday celebration on Friday night. I was greeted with a Happy Birthday by the servers. I started with the Maryland softshell crab corn chowder - delicious. It was filling, but I ate every bite, incredible flavors. My husband and I split the New York Strip Steak and we... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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128 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant a little off the beaten track and located in the Financial district which lends itself to being a little more corporate and older in it's crowd. Very stylishly designed - a good place to be. Food was beautifully presented - I ordered the duck which was good but not outstanding. The highlight of the meal was definitely the... More 

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13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

very good, nice place and nice style for younger and older people good food needs reservation casual diffrent kind of food

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Singapore, Singapore
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76 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had eaten at the sister restaurant, Boulevard, but not here. We came with certain expectations and except for one of our appetisers, they were met. Let me digress, the raw fish appetiser was fabulous. The pasta with squid ink and Spanish octopus was not great. The octopus was tough. Our mains of salmon and duck were... More 

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San Francisco, Ca
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We had our anniversary dinner there and thoroughly enjoyed the attention that we got. The food was outstanding and the wine selection is huge and also excellent. Would definitely return to this restaurant again. The interior is modern and spacious, and it was a very relaxing atmosphere. Also has an excellent bar.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:15
16:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 14:15
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 14:15
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 14:15
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 14:15
16:00 - 22:30
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Spear St, San Francisco, CA 94105-1638
    (Folsom)
  • Public Transportation: MUNI N or T light rail to Embarcadero and Folsom, MUNI Bus to Temporary Transbay Terminal or BART to Embarcadero
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-247-7770

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in SoMa

Neighbourhood Profile
SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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