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For 2
Date
Wed, 2/21
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7:00 PM
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Catch - San Francisco

4.5
2341 reviews
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$31 to $50
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Seafood
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Located firmly within San Francisco's Castro district, 2362 Market Street is steeped in city history. Here, Catch makes its mark in a storefront registered as an official city landmark that originally housed the burgeoning NAMES Project, which famously organized the creation of the AIDS Memorial Quilt. The history remains with the building, but Catch aims to create a new legacy while honoring the spirit of creativity and expression rooted in its surroundings.

To foster this spirit, the chefs rotate their menus regularly, accommodating seasonal produce and fresh catches of local, sustainably sourced seafood. Each dish showcases these ingredients while incorporating Mediterranean influences and minimalist Californian sensibilities toward composition and presentation.

Since opening in October 2002, Catch is the perfect place to gather for every occasion – handcrafted artisanal cocktails and appetizers at the bar, a cozy romantic dinner for two by the fireplace.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Seafood, American, Mediterranean
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 2:30pm;
Dinner(winter hours)Sunday -Thursday 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 5:30pm - 11:00pm
Brunch: Saturday & Sunday: 11:00am - 3:30pm
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Phone number
(415) 431-5000
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Payment options
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Jeremias Guerra
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Private party facilities
We have a large table in the dining room which can seat up to 16 people. Either the patio room or the inside dining room is available for large groups of 20-40 guests.
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Private party contact
Sanjay Gujral: (415) 431-5000
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Between Castro & 16th Sts.
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Public transit
Muni: K,L,M,22,24,15,37
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Special events & promotions
Join us for dinner every Tuesday night and enjoy any of our bottled wines at 50% off. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Delivery, Fireplace, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

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Fri - Sat 5:30PM - 6:45PM 9:00PM - 10:45PM

What 2341 People Are Saying
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vipFredB (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined 3 days ago

As its name suggests this is a fish restaurant and has few choices for vegetarians and carnivores (risotto and steak I believe). There are two seating areas, a patio next to the sidewalk with a gas log fireplace, and an interior dining room with a large bar area. We were seated in the patio and despite record cold temperatures in SF the inside temperature was OK (after we asked to be moved from being seated next the clear plastic barrier that separates some tables from the sidewalk, which was drafty and cold). The patio is a good option when the weather in SF in nice.

The food is average, definitely nothing to rave about. As with most other SF restaurants the price of most appetizers is in the mid teens and entrees $25 and up. I opted for two appetizers since none of the entrees appealed to me despite liking fish.

I started with fried calamari. It was a generous portion and not overloaded with breadcrumbs. The deep fried slices of orange and lemon were a nice touch. I followed with the mussels which was a mistake since they were in a thick coconut sauce which was very sweet and made me wonder if it was to disguise the taste/smell of the mussels. I'd avoid the mussels if I go back since I prefer a more traditional presentation in broth or white wine.

We skipped dessert since it was clear our server was waiting for us to leave so she could get her tip.

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MichaelH (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined 4 days ago

Catch is our go-to for a solid restaurant with good food, nice atmosphere, and where we can hear each other!

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andier 
3.0  Dined 4 days ago

Great ambiance and service, food was good. We were a reservation for 4 that had one drop out, so we three were seated sort of in the doorway to the front part of the restaurant, which was a bit cumbersome and not very private. Had to keep scooting outer chair out of the way of waiters. I would go again, it fills a need, just wasn't happy with seating.

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Five of us had a great birthday celebration. Enjoyed every part of it from a drink at the bar to dessert.

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Karen (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Very pleased with food, bread was excellent and overall a wonderful dining experience. We were seated by the fire and a cold San Franciscan night.

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Mikey (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined 4 days ago

Excellent food, cocktails, and service!!!

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OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined 5 days ago

Great service and food! We had a party of 10, all served at the same time and food was hot.

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THOMASE (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Service and ambiance was great. Very nice touch with a live piano music, and was out of the way so it was not the center of attention. However, the food was quite bland. Fish was perfectly cooked, but not much flavor. Too much cream in the Risotto.

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Soojinah (Hawaii)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2018

Great drinks, food, and lovely atmosphere with live piano

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vipNogaYogev16 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

The food at Catch is excellent-very tasty, great quality and great service. Staff is very accommodating. Definitely recommend this restaurant.

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