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Molloy's 1655 Mission Rd # 6, South San Francisco
Molloy's
Dive Bar • $$

Molloy's

1655 Mission Rd # 6, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Celebrating the life of my great cousin Donald Christopher Roberts was respectfully observed by the gracious folks in and of Malloys historical establishment....

  • Superb296 Reviews4.8
Cafe 382 382 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Cafe 382
American • $$

Cafe 382

382 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

We ordered take out lunch from here based on the reviews. There was quite a wait to put in our order for Sunday at 11. Apparently you have to wait in line to...

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  • Superb365 Reviews4.6
Little Lucca Sandwich Shop 724 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Little Lucca Sandwich Shop
Sandwich Shop • $$

Little Lucca Sandwich Shop

724 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

After having Little Lucca's bookmarked for YEARS, I finally got to taste the raving deliciousness and hearty sandwiches of this tiny gem in SSF! Let me...

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Amoura 713 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Amoura
Mediterranean • $$

Amoura

713 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

South City is lucky to have Amoura! Such amazing menu items with a great selection of vegetarian options! Everything is fresh and delicious. Plus, the dining...

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  • Superb264 Reviews4.5
Flavas Jamaican Grill 314 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Flavas Jamaican Grill
Jamaican • $$

Flavas Jamaican Grill

314 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Was ok! If your used to Jamaican food from Jamaica / New York / Atlanta etc you may have to ask this restaurant to increase the sauce & spice level for...

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  • Superb291 Reviews4.4
Ristorante Buon Gusto 224 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Ristorante Buon Gusto
Italian • $$

Ristorante Buon Gusto

224 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

The service was excellent, and the food, you can tell they care and are doing a great job with Covid. I love when some restaurants come back as good if not...

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  • Superb261 Reviews4.3
La Nueva Perla 222 Lux Ave, South San Francisco
La Nueva Perla
Mexican • $$

La Nueva Perla

222 Lux Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

A nice quiet relaxing place all of the cuisine from Latin America and Mexico. Excellent service and there's not a bad seat in the house watching up for...

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  • Superb198 Reviews4.5
Ben Tre Restaurant 398 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Ben Tre Restaurant
Vietnamese • $$

Ben Tre Restaurant

398 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Back at it again at my favorite Vietnamese Restaurant in the bay. Ben Tre gots the best pho combination! Pho Ben Tre Dac Biet (Ben Tre Delux Noodle Soup)....

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  • Superb247 Reviews4.3
Sky Dragon 117 Southwood Center, South San Francisco
Sky Dragon
Chinese • $

Sky Dragon

117 Southwood Center, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Best restaurant ever just miss the general chicken since they no longer have that but they still have the chicken lollipop with a garlic sauce, and I like...

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  • Superb264 Reviews4.5
Andiamo in Banca 301 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Andiamo in Banca
Italian • $$

Andiamo in Banca

301 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I recommend that they remove the parklet in front of the restaurant immediately. It looks horrible and is off-putting for people walking into the restaurant...

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  • Superb209 Reviews4.4
The Cake Queen & Coffee Bar 132 Brentwood Dr, South San Francisco
The Cake Queen & Coffee Bar
Custom Cakes • $$

The Cake Queen & Coffee Bar

132 Brentwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080

The first time I used Cake Queen and i will definitely be back! They did my boyfriends cake exactly how I imagined! I was worried for no reason! Thank you! He...

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Teani's Italian Deli 772 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Teani's Italian Deli
Deli • $$

Teani's Italian Deli

772 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

WOW things really do happen for a reason. I made the decision to hit up Little Luccas around 11:15. When I showed up the line was already out to the sidewalk....

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Dumpling Empire 216 Cypress Ave, South San Francisco
Dumpling Empire
Chinese • $$

Dumpling Empire

216 Cypress Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I've ordered from Dumpling Empire twice. The order arrived promptly. My favorite items have been the fish dumplings and the sliced lotus root. Good...

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  • Good235 Reviews4.2
Amami San 310 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Amami San
Sushi Bar • $$

Amami San

310 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Order:- chu toro nigiri- hamachi kama- zaru sobaThe nigiri had a way too big piece of fish for the amount of rice. If I wanted to eat just sashimi I would...

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  • Good227 Reviews4.2
Hula Hoops Restaurant & Tiki Bar 2278 Westborough Blvd # 203, South San Francisco
Hula Hoops Restaurant & Tiki Bar
Tiki Bar • $$

Hula Hoops Restaurant & Tiki Bar

2278 Westborough Blvd # 203, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I don't even know where to begin! COVID updates: *inside seating with a temperature check & masks. Hand sanitizer available at the entrance too!...

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  • Good249 Reviews4.1
La Tapatia Mexicatessen 411 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
La Tapatia Mexicatessen
Mexican • $

La Tapatia Mexicatessen

411 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

We'll get my tequila and sombrero. But, hold the poncho. This little spot surprised me. First it's a tiny place and you know that usually means...

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White Elephant Restaurant 146 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco
White Elephant Restaurant
Thai • $$

White Elephant Restaurant

146 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Authentic food. Chicken Pad Thai is a go to for me. The crab fried rice is always great. Angel wings are always satisfying as well. Good portions outside of...

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  • Good211 Reviews4.2
Di Napoli Pizzeria & Ristorante 202 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Di Napoli Pizzeria & Ristorante
Pizza • $$

Di Napoli Pizzeria & Ristorante

202 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Friendly and attentive service.Very accommodating to my toddler (family friendly).They know how to cook pasta here! It's al dente, yay! I totally...

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Subculture Deli 151 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco
Subculture Deli
Sandwich Shop • $$

Subculture Deli

151 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Just ordered here for the first time. Its a cool little sandwich shop, off the beaten path. I havent even finished my first sandwich and I had to stop to...

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  • Superb108 Reviews4.7
Jo Ann's Cafe 1131 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Jo Ann's Cafe
American • $$

Jo Ann's Cafe

1131 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

If there's another place on the planet that makes better omelets, I don't know it. This. Is. The. Place. They are beyond bomb. I mean, they cook them...

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  • Good199 Reviews4.2
Rancho Las Trancas 792 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Rancho Las Trancas
Mexican • $$

Rancho Las Trancas

792 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Been going to Rancho Las Trancas for 20 years, best kept secret in South SF! It's a small restaurant but has a pleasant atmosphere, inside bar and music...

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  • Superb169 Reviews4.3
Hidden Spot - South San Francisco 303 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Hidden Spot - South San Francisco
Sandwich Shop

Hidden Spot - South San Francisco

303 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I always order The Hidden & The Medic. Today I tried Villain and it was just as amazing. Also order Philly Steak, mushroom and meat mince too fine and...

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  • Superb128 Reviews4.8
Taqueria Las Pencas 319 Baden Ave, South San Francisco
Taqueria Las Pencas
Mexican • $

Taqueria Las Pencas

319 Baden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

This place is consistently good! Ive ordered from here countless times and the food always comes out perfect. The portions are large and they always follow...

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  • Superb197 Reviews4.4
Mike & Ken's Deli 1031 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco
Mike & Ken's Deli
Deli • $

Mike & Ken's Deli

1031 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Oh boy, hold on tight. Have you ever had a local place that made some food that no matter how many time you go there, your mouth starts watering. This is one...

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  • Superb130 Reviews4.7
Thai Satay Restaurant & Bar 265 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Thai Satay Restaurant & Bar
Thai • $$

Thai Satay Restaurant & Bar

265 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

We just moved into the neighborhood and got Thai Satay gift cards as a welcome present. We are so glad we did! It's good to know that there is decent Thai...

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Kamu Sushi 112 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Kamu Sushi
Sushi • $$

Kamu Sushi

112 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

First time here, and glad that I checked it out. I really enjoy each bites. Very nice quality food. The restaurant is pretty small though. Service is...

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  • Superb159 Reviews4.3
Cafe Bunn Mi 226 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Cafe Bunn Mi
Vietnamese • $$

Cafe Bunn Mi

226 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

The best garlic noodles and Thai tea! My favorite to get is the five spiced chicken with garlic noodles, Thai tea, and occasionally the nem rolls. Flavorful...

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  • Good175 Reviews4.2
Grand Palace Restaurant 359 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Grand Palace Restaurant
Dim Sum • $$

Grand Palace Restaurant

359 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Dishes are hit or miss, but overall excellent for the area. Bonus that they have some cute dishes too. Traditional dim sum, where they push carts around. And...

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The Garden Club 1144 Mission Rd, South San Francisco
The Garden Club
American • $$

The Garden Club

1144 Mission Rd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I've had lunch at The Garden Club several times and have always had a great meal. Their tripe and pig's feet special is really, really good! And...

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  • Good175 Reviews4.1
Spruce Cafe & Patisserie 230 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco
Spruce Cafe & Patisserie
Patisserie/Cake Shop • $

Spruce Cafe & Patisserie

230 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I stumbled upon this place after visiting my cousin who was in the area. Immediately I loved the atmosphere and all the reviews and pictures on Yelp. I ordered...

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  • Superb190 Reviews4.3
Gunter's Restaurant 1057 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Gunter's Restaurant
American • $$

Gunter's Restaurant

1057 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Great place!Great food, ample portions, good prices, and friendly staff.No- not a bit fancy, but a good honest diner for us regular folks.They treat my elderly...

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Denny's 10 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco
Denny's
American • $$

Denny's

10 Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Took us a few minutes to get a place place. It was really crowded.. lot of people wanted breakfast plus there wad a birthday party.. we were a crowd of 12 and...

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  • Good212 Reviews3.3
Bogy's Market CA Bistro Rotisserie 207 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Bogy's Market CA Bistro Rotisserie
American • $

Bogy's Market CA Bistro Rotisserie

207 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

decided to dine in after a while to have a small friends reunion! we went at like 830AM in the morning and we were seated right away. the staff is so nice -...

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  • Superb85 Reviews4.3
Zorba's Pizza 106 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco
Zorba's Pizza
Pizza • $$

Zorba's Pizza

106 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Their pizzas are a bomb! They use medium density crust which go well with their pizzas ingredients. I go to South San Francisco location and they never fail to...

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  • Good115 Reviews3.5
Round Table Pizza 20 Chestnut Ave, South San Francisco
Round Table Pizza
Pizza • $$

Round Table Pizza

20 Chestnut Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Ingredients were fresh, we really like that they are allowing dine in Ms Vanessa was amazing we ordered the double pepperoni and cheese with sausage, and took...

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  • Average116 Reviews3.1
Bravo Pizza 334 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Bravo Pizza
Pizza • $$

Bravo Pizza

334 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

The food is simply DELICIOUS. Staying in South City for work- craving pasta. Looked up the menu and didn't regret my choice! i ordered clams with linguine in...

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Chevys 141 Hickey Blvd, South San Francisco
Chevys
Mexican • $$

Chevys

141 Hickey Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Came in to reunite with some family here in San Francisco. Great place for big gatherings. Food was perfect. Chips n salsa was so flavorful. The only thing i...

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  • Good273 Reviews3.5
Taqueria El Farolito 394 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Taqueria El Farolito
Mexican • $

Taqueria El Farolito

394 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

From the food to the drinks to the service - it's a 10/10. A no frills, delicious taqueria nestled on the busy Grand Ave. I've tried a couple...

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  • Good215 Reviews4.1
Los Cuates Taqueria 140 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco
Los Cuates Taqueria
Mexican • $

Los Cuates Taqueria

140 Hazelwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Los Cuates ("The Twins ") is a superior Mexican restaurant, located in the one-block mini-Restaurant Row along Hazelwood just off El Camino....

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  • Superb147 Reviews4.4
Hung To Seafood Restaurant 221 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco
Hung To Seafood Restaurant
Chinese • $$

Hung To Seafood Restaurant

221 S Spruce Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

TL;DR - dim sum breakfast and Monday-Thursday they offer dim sum for dinner! This restaurant is located a little away from major restaurant row in South city,...

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  • Good173 Reviews3.9
H.K.R. Andy's Restaurant 121 Hickey Blvd, South San Francisco
H.K.R. Andy's Restaurant
Chinese • $$

H.K.R. Andy's Restaurant

121 Hickey Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Basing this rating on their Salt and Pepper chicken wings. This is hands down my FAVORITE spot for their chicken wings. You can order online and everything...

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  • Good151 Reviews3.7
Root 744 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
Root
Chinese • $$

Root

744 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Seriously delicious. One of the best authentic Chinese food places in the area. Especially if you like it spicy ?! They seem a bit empty lately which breaks my...

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  • Good98 Reviews3.7
McDonald's 587 El Camino Real, South San Francisco
McDonald's
Fast Food • $

McDonald's

587 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I've been going here for years and honestly never had a problem. The high school is right there too so it's nice to have a little treat/snack after...

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  • Average131 Reviews2.7
McDonald's 2298 Gellert Blvd, South San Francisco
McDonald's
Fast Food • $

McDonald's

2298 Gellert Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

This place checks all the boxes as far as a fast food restaurant goes. I usually only come to McDonald's for one thing - their breakfast. And my go-to is...

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  • Average144 Reviews2.5
Grill City 3573 Callan Blvd, South San Francisco
Grill City
Fast Food • $

Grill City

3573 Callan Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Filipino food and the feeling here is great. stopped in on a tuesday. the staff was very kind and attentive. the prices are fair for the quality of food. they...

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Five Guys 2278 Westborough Blvd, South San Francisco
Five Guys
Hamburgers & Hot Dogs • $$

Five Guys

2278 Westborough Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

The staff here were super friendly. I ordered the Little Bacon Burger and Cajun fries. I'm assuming because I took the burger to go all the juices from...

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  • Good151 Reviews3.7
Cable Car Cafe 423 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Cable Car Cafe
Burgers • $

Cable Car Cafe

423 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Has a large menu and tons of different omelettes and scrambles. Simple but good coffee. The staff and the other customers are very friendly. Perfect place for...

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McDonald's 381 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco
McDonald's
Burgers • $

McDonald's

381 S Airport Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

It's a McDonald's and we got what we expected from it. What stands out more is the amount of customers. The drive thru was popping. Being so close to...

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  • Average177 Reviews2.9
Luigi's Sandwich Palace 326 Littlefield Ave, South San Francisco
Luigi's Sandwich Palace
Sandwich Shop • $

Luigi's Sandwich Palace

326 Littlefield Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

omg...i'm writting this while i' m enjoying this delicious plate fish n chips with onionrings instead of fries,,,finally found onion rings ,, i"...

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Hana's Cafe & Deli 400 Oyster Point Blvd, South San Francisco
Hana's Cafe & Deli
Sandwich Shop • $

Hana's Cafe & Deli

400 Oyster Point Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Great sandwich place. For about $10 you get a large sandwich with fresh ingredients, excellent tasting rolls and high quality meats. My wife and I shared one...

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Subway 110 Grand Ave, South San Francisco
Subway
Sandwich Shop • $

Subway

110 Grand Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

This restaurant is excellent and broad, the meals was delightful and the prices were very reasonable. rapidly, efficient service and very welcoming staff....

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Bonchon South San Francisco 2278 Westborough Blvd Suite 208, South San Francisco
Bonchon South San Francisco
Chicken Wings • $$

Bonchon South San Francisco

2278 Westborough Blvd Suite 208, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Got recommended this place by several friends, so decided to try it out and was not disappointed.There is a mix of variety of food here and the staff was very...

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  • Good198 Reviews3.6
Love Burn - Hot Chicken 130 Northwood Dr, South San Francisco
Love Burn - Hot Chicken
Chicken Shop

Love Burn - Hot Chicken

130 Northwood Dr, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Tasty crispy chicken sandwiches and really big portions. The coleslaw goes well with the spiciness and I usually don't eat coleslaw. I like some spice,...

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  • Superb53 Reviews4.7
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen 180 S Airport Blvd Unit C, South San Francisco
Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen
Chicken • $

Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen

180 S Airport Blvd Unit C, South San Francisco, CA 94080

I almost gave them 3 stars because I'd been on the road awhile. Their bathroom was closed and the manager wouldn't budge. With an empty bladder I...

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  • Average186 Reviews3

Vietnamese Restaurants

Vietnamese in South San Francisco
Little Saigon 7 Linden Ave, South San Francisco
Little Saigon
Vietnamese • $

Little Saigon

7 Linden Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Prior to the pandemic of 2019, Little Saigon was only of among less than a handful of Vietnamese food bistros that I would frequent. When the pandemic hit, I...

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Pho Saigon 2280 Westborough Blvd, South San Francisco
Pho Saigon
Vietnamese • $$

Pho Saigon

2280 Westborough Blvd, South San Francisco, CA 94080

Looking for a good soup! Go here its! There soup is hot and delicious. They even had a boba here. Their serving is large enough to serve 2 people! Come visit...

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Little Green Cyclo 2000 Sierra Point Pkwy, Brisbane
Little Green Cyclo
Vietnamese • $

Little Green Cyclo

2000 Sierra Point Pkwy, Brisbane, CA 94005

They came out to Bair Island as part of the food truck expo. Saw truck wasn't even hungry.....just ordered the garlic noodles with chicken and kimchi for...

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  • Good41 Reviews3.6