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Burma Superstar Restaurant

309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
+1 415-387-2147
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tea leaf salad” (86 reviews)
“coconut rice” (99 reviews)
“rainbow salad” (63 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Asian, Burmese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Loved the Rainbow salad and the “bread” with curry dipping sauce. Unique and delicious food. We arrived around 6 on a Wednesday and wait for a party of four was brief. Would definitely return to explore more menu options. One of the best meals we...More

Thank JenMBoston
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to try this place on a Thursday night around 8pm. The wait was about 45 minutes. There are plenty of other restaurants, from all over the world, on this street, but we decided to wait for our table at Burma...More

1  Thank Taylor H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had lunch here on a weekday and it was crazy packed. It's a very small space and they do lunch specials so there were swarms of people. The food was good and fun to try (I never had Burmese food before) but personally the...More

Thank Gaby_L00
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I loved almost everything about the restaurant. Sure, it was cramped, and unless you showed up before the 17:00 opening time, you were destined to wait outside for a bit, but aside from that, it's great. The food was delicious. The tea...More

1  Thank BlairConrad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We waited for 1.5hrs to be seated on a Saturday night. Was it worth the wait? Absolutely 100%! We had the: Tea leaf salad Noodle superstar Sesame tofu Mango chicken Tofu Okra Broccoli (sides) They were all super delicious, especially the mango chicken. The sesame...More

Thank nlarue
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a family of 7, so needed to get it right....so got in line at 4:30 on a saturday night. Parking nearby not a problem. Line already had maybe 25 people at that time. But once the doors opened at 5pm the whole line...More

Thank patsenoj
Reviewed 22 March 2018

We were staying in an rental nearby and asked for suggestions on dinner, and was given Burma Superstar as the recommendation. Upon reading the reviews on here (tripadvisor) noticed that this place is VERY popular, bringing a wait every night of the week and does...More

Thank kelby1021
Reviewed 20 March 2018

I LOVED this restaurant. The tea leaf salad and the samosa soup were both amazing. My husband got a vegetarian curry dish which i also loved (and i don't even like curry!) The wait staff is wonderful, and the service was excellent. You might have...More

Thank mel131
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Ate here on recent trip to San Francisco on recommendation from neighbour who previously lived in San Francisco. As others have stated, they do not take bookings but there is a seat outside and lovely tea on tap..with tiny cups - charming. After a long...More

Thank Pixie067
Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

This place is the true San Francisco experience!! I recommend the tea leaf salad, nan gyi dok, chicken dahl, and black rice pudding!! I’m seriously considering coming back to San Fran just to go to this restaurant again!!

Thank Kelly W
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8 August 2017|
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Response from Chris M | Reviewed this property |
I wish I knew the answer to that but we never asked. I hope for your sake they do because the food is off the hook! I’d call and ask. Sorry I can’t be more help!
11 August 2016|
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Response from 328Myrtis | Reviewed this property |
Since it is Asian based, they probably have gluten-free mainstays like noodles, and also great salads.
Elizabeth W
11 August 2016|
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Response from 430scotta | Reviewed this property |
I really have no idea. I don't live in SF anymore, so don't get a chance to use apps there. I just went back for a visit a month or so ago.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:15 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94118-2315
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-387-2147
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