Dining & Drinks

Nearby Restaurant & Drink Options

Dining

South located at SFJAZZ Center

South serves cocktails, beer, and wine on show nights from 5:30pm-10pm. Light bar snacks are also available.

Local Restaurants

There are many wonderful dining options near the SFJAZZ Center in both the Hayes Valley and the Civic Center neighborhoods. Many of these restaurants get crowded on concert nights, so it’s wise to make reservations.

 

Plaj Scandinavian Bar & Restaurant
415-294-8925
Price Range: $$
333 Fulton Street
Scandinavian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Alta CA
415-590-2585
Price Range: $$$
1420 Market Street
American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Cala
415-660-7701
Price Range: $$$
149 Fell Street
Mexican Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Dirty Water
888-393-0530
Price Range: $$$
1355 Market Street
New American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Chez Maman
415-355-9067
Price Range: $$
401 Gough Street
French Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Rich Table
415-355-9085
Price Range: $$$
199 Gough Street
American Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Monsieur Benjamin
415-403-2233
Price Range: $$$
451 Gough Street
French Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

The One Sushi & Lounge
415-551-1668
Price Range: $$
429 Gough Street
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Straw
415-431-3663
Price Range: $$
203 Octavia Boulevard
American Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Il Borgo
415-255-9108
Price Range: $$
500 Fell Street
Italian Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar
415-551-1590
Price Range: $$$
398 Hayes St (at Gough)
French Bistro - Reservations strongly recommended

The Grove - Hayes
415-624-3953
Price Range: $$
301 Hayes St
American Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Ananda Fuara Vegetarian Restaurant
415-621-1994
Price Range: $$$
1298 Market St (at Larkin)
Vegetarian Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Market Street Grill
415-487-4414
Price Range:  $$$
1231 Market St (between 8th & 9th).
European/Asian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Brenda’s French Soul Food
415-345-8100
Price Range: $$
652 Polk St (between Eddy & Turk)
Soul Food - Reservations not accepted

Max’s Opera Café
415-771-7300
Price Range:  $$
601 Van Ness Avenue (at Golden Gate Avenue)
American Cuisine – Reservations not accepted

Crawfish Fusion
415-771-1388
Price Range: $$
611 Larkin St (between Eddy & Willow)
Cajun Food - Reservations accepted

o3 Bistro & Lounge
415-934-9800
Price Range: $$
524 Van Ness Ave (between Golden Gate & McAllister)
Asian Inspired California Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Caffe Della Stelle
415-252-1110
Price Range: $$
395 Hayes St (at Gough)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Otoro Sushi
415-553-3986
Price Range: $$
205 Oak St (between Gough & Octavia)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Minas Brazilian Restaurant and Cachacaria
415-626-8727
Price Range: $$
41 Franklin St (between Page and Oak)
Authentic Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Pagolac
415-776-3234
Price Range: $$
655 Larkin St (between Ellis & Willow)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Mazza Luna
415-829-2730
Price Range: $$
810 Van Ness Avenue
Lebanese Cuisine - Reservations Recommended

Sauce
415-252-1369
Price Range: $$$
131 Gough St (between Oak & Page)
American Bar and Bistro - Reservations recommended

Domo
415-861-8887
Price Range: $$
511 Laguna St (between Fell & Linden)
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Soluna Cafe and Lounge
415-621-2200
Price Range: $$
272 McAllister St (at Larkin)
California Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Espetus Churrascaria
415-552-8792
Price Range: $$$
1686 Market St (between Gough & Valencia)
Brazilian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Sushi Hana
415-775-5800
Price Range: $$
800 Van Ness Avenue (at Eddy)
Sushi - Reservations accepted

Fino Restaurant
415-928-2080
Price Range: $$
624 Post St (between Taylor & Trader Vic Alley).
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Suppenküche
415-252-9289
Price Range: $$
525 Laguna St (at Hayes)
German Cuisine - Reservations accepted for parties over six

Golden Era Vegetarian Restaurant
415-673-3136
Price Range: $$
572 O'Farrell St (between Jones & Leavenworth)
Vietnamese Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Stelline
415-626-4292
Price Range: $$
330 Gough St (between Linden & Hayes)
Italian Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Hayes Street Grill
415-863-5545
Price Range: $$$
320 Hayes St (between Gough and Franklin)
Seafood - Reservations strongly recommended

Thep Phanom Thai Restaurant
415-431-2526
Price Range: $$
400 Waller St (between Fillmore & Steiner)
Thai Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Indigo Restaurant
415-673-9353
Price Range: $$$
687 McAllister St (between Gough & Franklin)
American Cuisine - Reservations recommended

Zuni Café
415-552-2522
Price Range: $$$
1658 Market St (at Gough)
California Cuisine - Reservations strongly recommended

Jardiniere
415-861-5555
Price Range: $$$$
300 Grove St (at Franklin)
French/California Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

1300 on Fillmore
415-771-7102
Price Range: $$
1300 Fillmore St
French/Southern Cuisine
Reservations accepted

NOPA
415-864-8643
Price Range: $$
560 Divisadero St
Urban Rustic/Wood-Fired Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

State Bird Provisions
415-795-1272
Price Range: $$
1529 Fillmore St
Tapas/Small Plates
Reservations accepted

Dosa on Fillmore
415-441-3672
Price Range: $$$
1700 Fillmore St
Indian Cuisine
Reservations strongly recommended

Pause Wine Bar
415-241-9463
Price Range: $$
1666 Market St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Boxing Room
415-430-6590
Price Range: $$
399 Grove St
Cajun/Creole - Reservations recommended

Hôtel Biron
415-703-0403
Price Range: $$$
45 Rose St
Wine Bar/Small Plates
Reservations not accepted

Nojo
415-896-4587
Price Range: $$
231 Franklin St
Japanese Cuisine - Reservations limited

Dobbs Ferry Bar & Restaurant
415-551-7700
Price Range: $$
405-409 Gough St
American Cuisine - Reservations accepted

Lers Ros Thai
415-874-9661
Price Range: $$
307 Hayes Street
Thai Cuisine – Reservations recommended

Mela Tandoori Kitchen
415-447-4041
Price Range: $$
536 Golden Gate Ave
Indian & Pakistani Cuisine - Reservations accepted

 

Arlequin Cafe
415-626-1211
Price Range: $$
384 Hayes Street
Coffee, tea, desserts, and sandwiches - Reservations not accepted

Papito Hayes
415-554-0541
Price Range: $$
425 Hayes Street, Ste A
Mexican Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

Souvla
415-400-5458
Price Range: $$
Greek Cuisine - Reservations not accepted

1601 Bar & Kitchen
415-552-1601
Price Range: $$$
1601 Howard Street
French/Sri Lankan - Reservations recommended