House of Prime Rib

4.8
11801 Reviews
$50 and over
Steak
62 years of loyal customers can't be wrong. We are grateful to all of our customers, employees, and critics (...though we may not always agree!). The only way to find out the truth is with a visit. Oft imitated, never duplicated. Thank you in advance.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
Physical Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
Screening
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
  • Staff temperature check required
What 11801 people are saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
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food
4.8
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4.8
ambience
4.7
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Noise · Moderate
98% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
Los Angeles
1 review
Dined 21 hours ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful!

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vipkkennedy
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our annual HOPR birthday celebration was perfect as always! Excellent food and service makes this spot a tradition for our family.

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Jasterry40
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Service, food and drinks were above expectations. First time didn’t expect certain no options items like salad and dressing. Was expecting the meat carving station to happen at table side. Very good over all experience will definitely come back.

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islandgirl
San Francisco
11 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always a great set time w quality food & service! We enjoyed this fine sf gem

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OpenTable Diner
Denver
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

El mejor Prime Rib de mi vida!!!!!

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StephanieS
1 review
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

One of our favorites! It’s not always easy to get a table so we just enjoy when we can! Thank you!

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DChost
San Francisco
3 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Another classic meal at the House of Prime Rib. Hope to be back soon.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
9 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing!!!!

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JiaL
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

There is a lot of demand for this restaurant so the reservation has to be booked about a month or more in advance. Since this restaurant specializes in prime rib, they are extremely good at it. The service was fantastic. The wait staff go out of their way to make your meal enjoyable. The ambiance is exactly what you would expect of a no-nonsense steak house.

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NancyN
San Francisco
18 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3food4service4ambience4

We have come to House of Prime Rib many many times and we’re very excited to be back! The food was delicious as always! There were a couple of things that made the experience a little frustrating though. 1) Prices have gone UP!!! 2) My son asked for half and half creamed spinach/creamed corn which was an option presented by the waiter. We were charged extra for that without warning.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

First time for me and my girlfriend, definitely not disappointed. Creamed spinach, salad and loaded baked potato were out of this world! Got the king henry cut medium rare. Could not finish it. My girlfriend got hers medium. The part that was well done was a bit dry for my taste. Forgot the name of the dessert we ordered, but it was cheese cake, chocolate mousse and chocolate cake all in one slice! Definitely going again.

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MelindaH
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I love this place. Never had a bad or service experience.

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IanD
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best prime rib I've ever had, side dishes are great, too.

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Victor
New York Area
3 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best prime rib I've ever had! Definitely worth the wait.

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DaleM
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Quick and individualized service, plus superb food

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MarcelL
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great place to celebrate a birthday! Will look forward to going back

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BillS
San Francisco
14 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

I have been patronizing this establishment for almost 30 years. It is iconic and just an amazing experience. The menu is so straight forward it is unremarkably fantastic! The do prime rib and it is the best in the region!

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DavidK
Sacramento
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best Prime Rib in town. Good wine list at a reasonable markup.

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DarciH
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful. Our server was top notch!

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maureenc
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best prime rib around. Disappointed that they have utilized all of the bar areas into eating areas. You can't even sit at the bar to have a drink. They got a little greedy and only serve dinners at the bar now.

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vipChristineC
San Francisco
7 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The food is wonderful and our waitress was fantastic!

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ChaseZ
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The waiter was great and explained everything since it was my first time eating here. The food was delicious and very filling. The complaint I have is the hostess forgot to check us in when I arrived 15 minutes early. After catching the attention of the manager he realized what had happened and had us seated right away. Overall I would have to say it was a great experience.

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KeriG
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent! A little crowded and noise.

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OpenTable Diner
Hawaii
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Dinner was out of this world! Definitely will come back!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food! Everything tasted outstanding. Great service

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Dmoh
San Francisco
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Whenever you hear raving reviews about anything, many times they are overrated. In this case, all the amazing, raving reviews were absolutely true. We already have our next reservation in place!

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OpenTable Diner
Tahoe
2 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food and service as always! We will be back next month! Loved our server Marcus and a great night!!

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Wellserved
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great place for celebration and get together. Staff is excellent, very attentive and friendly. Very nice ambience. And of course, the food is perfect!

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vipMonicaC
Atlanta
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great experience for my birthday!

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vipSamurai6
San Francisco
361 reviews
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Thursday dinner at HoPR. Things are hopping like the good ol’ days. Smell the Au Jus……Took Uber from Alameda so two of us could drink a lot of Grey Goose and Duckhorn. Darlene, our wonderful server, kept the drinks coming. Of course we both had the biggest cut, so juicy and marbled. Still the best deal in the city, a true landmark and shrine to the ways of the past.

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Soozh
San Francisco
29 reviews
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We enjoyed a wonderful birthday dinner at HOPR...our favorite SF restaurant with fabulous prime rib dinners. This is not your ubiquitous a la carte steakhouse. Dinner includes fresh bread, fresh salad, tender meat, delicious creamed spinach and top-notch drinks and wine list. We will see you again (and again, and again!)

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MexGuat
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall3food4service2ambience3

Not the usual HoPR experience due to service. My husband and I brought our 2 kids for the 1st time since it's such a great place and we thought they were ready for the experience. There was a miscommunication with the waiter, we asked for our kids to split a kids meal since they don't eat much. The waiter asked which cut we'd like for the kids and we agreed the English would be best. Long story short, we got charged for a full adult English Cut instead of the kid's meal. We spoke to the waiter about it and he said sorry. Also we ended up pouring our bottle of wine and didn't really have anyone come check in on how things were going.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 28, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The dinner and service were excellent as usual! Best restaurant in SF!

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OpenTable Diner
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on July 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Matt and Davida made our visit very enjoyable and memorable. The food was amazing and we can’t wait to return. Thank you to The House of Prime Ribs team members!!

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matt
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

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RobertC
1 review
Dined on July 27, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Our party of six had a wonderful time. The food was excellent. The service was outstanding, and our waiter Douglas was terrific. A great evening out.

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JunbV
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Best prime rib in SF. Worth the 2 year wait. Don’t forget to get your Manhattan at the bar, while you wait to be seated

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

My birthday

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JuliaN
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing Place to eat, highly reccomended. The ambience is cozy, lively and the food was excellent.

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MikeC
San Francisco
12 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2021
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best of the best. Joe Betts and team have brought the excitement back to dining. Quality first class. Best meal in the City!

FAQs

House of Prime Rib offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (415) 885-4605.

House of Prime Rib is rated 4.8 stars by 11801 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.