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About Perry's - Embarcadero
Perry’s on the Embarcadero is a sleek waterfront outpost of the Union Street original, following the same combination of all-American favorite fare and comfortable, welcoming service that Perry’s first made a San Francisco hallmark in 1969. The décor is warm – murals reminiscent of the memorabilia made famous on Union Street, combined with exposed brick walls, a wood-burning fireplace and breathtaking views of the Bay and the Bay Bridge.
Perry’s is known today, as much as ever, for its classic American food, its warm personable service and its fun, bustling bar. Perry's traditional yet innovative menu includes a wide variety of sandwiches, salads, pastas, steaks and grilled fresh fish. Perry’s on the Embarcadero is conveniently located in the heart of San Francisco’s bustling financial district, across the street from the Ferry Building, less than a mile from AT&T Park and easy to reach by public transportation from all over the city and the greater Bay Area.
San Francisco, CA 94105
American, Burgers, Contemporary American
Hours of Operation:
Breakfast: Monday - Friday: 7:30am-10:30am; Saturday - Sunday: 8:30am-2:30pm
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00am-4:00pm
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 4:00pm-10:00pm; Saturday - Sunday: 4:00pm-11:00pm
Brunch: Saturday - Sunday: 8:30am-4:00pm
Mission & Howard
$30 and under
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
Valet, garage and street parking available.
Located on the Embarcadero, steps away from the Ferry building, Embarcadero BART stop and countless MUNI lines. Also easily accessible from Caltrain and near AT&T Park.
Private Party Facilities:
Boasting beautiful views of the Bay and Bay Bridge, our Embarcadero private dining room seats up to 40 guests, with room for up to 50 for cocktail events and an open air Patio for larger group accommodation.
Private Party Contact:
Mollie Warren: (415) 222-7129
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wine
Perry's - Embarcadero Ratings and Reviews
Generally very good food and dependable for a business lunch. This time, wood shards were in my sandwich from the toothpick like thing securing the sandwich. One got caught in my throat and made the entire sandwich quite unappealing. Though apologies were offered - that meal should have been comped in my opinion. My luncheon partners had no complaints about their meals and enjoyed them. But, that's always a business call, in this case, not a good one.
Perry’s provided a great experience. Valet parking was an amazing touch. The food was delicious and the price wasn’t bad. It was a little loud because of the bar but it didn’t ruin our experience at all. We made reservations for 6:30 but we were done with our wedding ceremony early so they seated us when we arrived at 5:40. We will definitely be back and recommend to others.
2 adults, 3 boys under 12, 6:00 res. 2 boys order filet to split, waitress brings petite. We ask if she can leave petite and bring another. She "asks" manager and comes back and says manager says No, she must bring regular filet. Over 20 minutes later, 7:15 now, regular filet arrrives underr cooked. Manager makes it right, knows nothing about original ask. Bad Waitress. Manager removes 2 items from bill. Says waitress should have left boys petite originally. Good, smart manager.
Perry's is consistently good American-fare, but the steuart St restaurant is also very comfortable and inviting. We had cocktails (perfect French 75) and a delicious Brutus ceasar with chicken. Shared a brown apple Betty for desert that was so big, even shared we couldn't finish. Going to make this Perry's a monthly ritual.
Not a fancy menu (mostly American food classics) but everything was nicely cooked. My wife had the salmon and I had chicken penne pasta - both very tasty!! Nice bar area and well located in Embarcadero - well worth a visit for an uncomplicated but delicious meal!
The good - The food. I've been here twice and everything has tasted great. I'd definitely recommend the salads, the tomato bisque soup, the grilled salmon and the petrale sole. The sole is among the best I've had in a while. The dessert choices are interesting and tasty. Decent beer selections as well.
The not so good - The service on the most recent visit was very disappointing. We arrived on a Monday night before 6:00. Hardly a peak time for dining, but you wouldn't know it from how long things took. Our appetizers arrived roughly 30 minutes after we ordered them and the entrees came probably another 20 minutes after we finished the appetizers. The worst part was our server. He was friendly and enthusiastic, but judging by his blank stares I'd say we were more familiar with the menu after a five minute glance than he was. Just as the plates from our entree were being cleared from the table he dropped off the check. We got his attention before he got away and asked if we could see a dessert menu. He seemed more overwhelmed than apologetic at that point.
I'll give the server the benefit of the doubt and assume he was relatively new. For all I know it might have been his first night. Even so, as much as we enjoyed the food, it's hard to walk out feeling good about the experience when the service is a let down.
So, I'm 2 for 2 on the food and 1 for 2 on the service. We might give it another try if we're in the neighborhood, but who knows.
UPDATE November 2017:
Had a chance to dine here again and I have no complaints. The food was just as good as the first time, and the service was excellent.
Our server was Bryant. He was knowledgeable, prompt and everything came out the way we ordered it. He graciously accommodated two requests from my wife that would have been met with condescending refusals in other places we've been at. Great experience overall.
The Embarcadero location is always on the top of our list when thinking of a place to bring someone from out of town. The food and drinks are dependable for just about any finicky diner but the icing on the cake is the view of the Bay Bridge from the back patio. There are great picture-taking opportunities for anyone who wants to have photographic memories to take home.
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