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R & G Lounge

631 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1810
+1 415-982-7877
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Overview
  • Excellent38%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“peking duck” (100 reviews)
“crab” (201 reviews)
“beef” (101 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
CUISINES
Chinese, Seafood, Asian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
631 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1810
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Reviewed yesterday

This is the first place you should try in Chinatown. A great meal was had by the entire family. We ordered a variety to try and were happy with everything., I would recommend you sit downstairs to hang out with the locals. I would also...More

Thank IkoIkoIko
Reviewed 4 days ago

Our driver suggested that we try R& G which was close to our hotel for a good Chinese meal and he wasn't wrong. We went on a Thursday night and the place was filled to capacity. We didn't think we needed reservations and even so...More

Thank AMPnj
Reviewed 6 days ago

This restaurant came extremely highly recommended from a good friend of mine who is from and does business in China very regularly, as one of the best Chinese restaurants in the US. Coincidentally, it was a stone's throw from my hotel. She had told me...More

Thank TinaTravelstheWorld
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want some sound / authentic Chinese food in San Francisco this spot in Chinatown will not disappoint. Always busy when we visited but the service is efficient if not overly friendly.

Thank steve w
Reviewed 6 days ago

My wife and I went here based upon the recommendation of a local. Even early in the evening the place was busy and loud. We were given a number and sat down at the bar where we were served very quickly by a polite and...More

Thank Pat N
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sati not up to expectations but everything else very good. Very noisy as it was full. They specialise in crab and it looked good though we did not have any lots of others did. We had Mongolian lamb and a chicken dish. Beware if you...More

Thank Ancientraveller
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is just where you need to eat if you wanted authentic chinese food with quality and taste. The crabs are very delightfully tasty, next is the pecking duck with the steam buns are a must, prawns with walnut is a good twist so...More

Thank Arnold G
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was an extremely busy restaurant, but the 40 minute wait for a table was well worth it. The entire dining experience was quite brilliant. Complex regional Chinese dishes were prepared in good time and were all delicious. The service was extremely courteous and efficient....More

Thank Stephen M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food for lunch or dinner. Its always busy so expect to wait. Service is pretty good but can be slow b/c they are so busy. Worth stopping in

Thank Daniel S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I came here based on recommendation from hotel staff. I had the crab and it was very good. It was so good I went for a second meal. Service is so so but the food is excellent. Definitely a place to check at when in...More

Thank rgeulen
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
HonorableRich
do they serve dim sum
11 March 2017|
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Response from BPenuliar2015 | Reviewed this property |
No, they don't serve dim sum.
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kikwok
Can we request food with less salt and no msg being used please?
1 June 2016|
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Response from CLCoronios | Reviewed this property |
My guess is that the dishes that are individually prepared could be customized. I'm not familiar enough with Chinese cooking to know if all is created to order or if some items would be more like ordering chili or stew... More
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andrew w
can anybody tell me what was the type of tea we were given when we arrived
27 January 2015|
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Response from tomtom9 | Reviewed this property |
There are so many different teas they serve...most popular is Poo Nee which is a dark leaf tea that is strong and goes well with rich Chinese food because it helps digest the oil in the food. There is also Jasmine tea if you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:30
Thursday
11:00 - 21:30
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 631 Kearny St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1810
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-982-7877
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