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Panta Rei

431 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
+1 415-591-0900
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“lasagna” (13 reviews)
“duck breast” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
431 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
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1 - 10 of 153 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I came here with my mum after haven flown in from London. We were tired but wanted a quick bite. The staff was very friendly and food arrived promptly. I had lasagna en my mum had the duck in brandy sauce, both delicious choices! Their...More

Thank Bluesky145
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We were walking around this beautiful city and ended up in Little Italy. Although we had already had lunch, we stopped at Panta Rei for Bellinis and drinks. It was the best Bellinis I have ever had. There were 4 of us and I believe...More

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Even on a chilly, foggy Tuesday night with a two thirds empty restaurant, it took almost an hour to get our pappardelle Verdi and tortelli manzo.. Both dishes were actually quite satisfying once we got them There was a large table with a tour group...More

Thank jrftrav16
Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

We did not have a reservation but managed to get the only free table. The Bruchetta was the best we have had and the Home made Lasagna excellent. Fortunately we ordered both dishes to share as otherwise there would have been a lot wasted. Obviously...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Can late. Yet they still sat us for dinner. Very friendly staff with amazing food. Perfect Italian when your in a hurry. Had the rice balls to start. Soooo good. Had a cute corner spot to watch the busy street

Thank Vav22
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Place was like New Italy. .The food delicious, light so very tasty! Service with Matt wonderfully helpful. 5 Star price was good especially when you sit taste and enjoy. Kitty

Thank Kitty V
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

The lasagna was so rich and creamy. Also loved the house bread which was like fresh croutons. Yummy!

Thank Ashley F
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Great seating indoors and out for this chic eatery. People watching here is big especially during their happy hour. Try $3 bellinis. Pappardelle with duck breast out of this world. Moist and tender duck along with thick noodles in a brandy sauce makes this a...More

Thank David O
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Perfect weather, wonderful food, great service. Davide was our server and he was very knowledgeable. It seems the menu will change slightly on a daily basis, check before you go. I had the Prix Fixe and that included smaller portions and 2 glasses of house...More

Thank janecS1001XO
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Called about 3 weeks ago to reserve a late luncheon for 11 people. The person who took the reservation said we're all set. When we arrived, they were not expecting us. We waited while they put together several tables. Good thing there were not a...More

Thank Jennifer D
Nearby
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 23:30
Monday
11:30 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:30
Thursday
11:30 - 23:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:30
Saturday
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
    (Stockton)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-591-0900
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