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State Bird Provisions

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1529 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3515
+1 415-795-1272
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Nelson
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76 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Overall a good experience and fun scene. The dim sum style carts are the way to go. Not a fan of their lamb as it was really the only dish that lack flavor. Food was fresh comes out quickly.

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Thank HeliHo
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hands down one of the best restaurants in the world set in a casual setting ! The attention to detail is nothing short of amazing.

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Thank Johnon M
Australia
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80 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I booked our table the day the reservations opened, for an anniversary dinner on a trip to San Francisco. I had been looking forward to this my whole trip. But. I felt that it must have been over hyped. I've eaten at Michelin stared restaurants around the world, but this was just missed the mark for me. The service was... More 

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Thank AustraliaMaxie
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Make the line, get on the waiting list or reserve online 59 days in advance. Point is: you have to eat here.

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Thank Andrea C
Toronto, Canada
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I travel to San Francisco about once a year, and I finally got a chance to try State Bird Provisions after being aware of it for more than a year. I have to say that I really like every aspect of it - the dining concept, the food and the service. It deserves all the accolades it gets. For my... More 

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Thank Instantonium
sydney
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108 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love the concept of the simple menu & dim sum like add-ons. Some of the food items are acquired taste, nonetheless, great atmosphere with energetic servers. Must book in advance if you want early dinners. otherwise wait for cancellation or late dinners..

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Thank spxcfc
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A wide variety of interesting dishes served dim sum style. Very tasty. Very courteous staff. Ended up being less expensive than we had worried given the reputation.

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Thank James F
Atlanta
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When 2 chefs from your hometown (Atlanta) tell you to go here, you don't question it. You hope & pray you can get a reservation & gladly fork over a credit card to hold it. You go, order 11 dishes, & enjoy every last delicious morsel. You then post an obligatory collage on Instagram & give the aforementioned chefs a... More 

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Thank AtlantaKim77
Oklahoma City
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88 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a treat! This dim sum style restaurant is awesome. Worth the wait. Must have reservations. So many great choices. Duck fried rice was a favorite. Also worth trying are pork belly, asparagus, Spanish Octopus, smoked trout dip, brussel sprouts and soup. Cannot go wrong here. Definitely earned all of their awards.

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Thank Attymikeb
Boston, Massachusetts
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40 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an unusual experience, because it is "American dim-sum". About half the choices are on the menu, but the other half circulates through the room on trays or carts and you just pick what strikes your fancy. The room is modest but the staff is among the very best in the city and the food is inventive and excellent... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1529 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3515
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-795-1272

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?