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291 6th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94118-2311
+1 415-752-8885
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average23%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
2 weeks ago
“Relatively aromatic flavours”
27 Jun 2017
“A decent Northern Chinese cuisine restaurant”
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
Asian, Chinese, Taiwanese
$$ - $$$
291 6th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94118-2311
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've been searching for a Szechuan themed restaurant for a while that serves Dan Dan Mian. I came across this, and obviously ordered it. Being a Chinese food fan, I expected there to be a thick and oily chili oil at the bottom and only...More

Thank Emanuelabille
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We went there looking for a restaurant late at night. On a weekend night, parking is a challenge. The menu was decent, we ordered the tan-tan noodle (which is very different, no peanut sauce... it is dark oily kind of sauce with the noodle) The...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed 7 September 2016

My late Chinese biz partner introduced me to this place...He himself did not like food very spicy, but he know it could not be too hot for ME, so he took me to Spices 11, a small unassuming little place in the Inner Richmond district...More

1  Thank Wolfdaddy69
Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

After eating at Spices I on 8th ave where I was really impressed.. i will never ever return to #II that is just around the corner. I had the lamb skewers that were dry and very fatty. And that was all there was on the...More

Thank Dorothy J
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

Best tea! Price is ok parking is just hard especially early dinner...hot pot esp the seafood awesome! Fare price considering you're in San Francisco

Thank Edwin U
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Reviewed 5 July 2010

Delicious, oily as all get-up but worth it, and good atmosphere. Try the dan dan mian!

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Reviewed 14 April 2010

Very good Spicy Chinese Food. Ma Po Tofu has been my favorite so far. The Garlic Pork Shoulder is a good and popular dish here. Be prepared, if you don't like spicy food, this might not be the place for you.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 25 March 2009

Yay, stinky tofu!

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 16 March 2008

Good and cheap food, but dang, does it spell BAD with the stinky tofu. Apparently, the other Spices restaurants don't stink as bad....

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Daly City, California
Reviewed 27 January 2008

Awesome Taiwanese/Singaporean/Malaysian type of food place. Spicy but delicious.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 291 6th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94118-2311
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-752-8885
Founded in 2003, Spices! is a modern Chinese restaurant specializing in traditional Szechuan & Hunan cuisine. We provide high-quality and inspired dishes from super-skilled chefs of China. Come and experience the taste of home with our superior service and upscale environment.
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