Foreign Cinema

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$31 to $50
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Foreign Cinema is a one of a kind, nationally acclaimed restaurant combining independent films with California-Mediterranean cooking. Enjoy an airy yet chic setting, complete with indoor dining room with a fireplace, outdoor courtyard, mezzanine, gallery curated by Modernism & full bar in the main dining room. There is also a great cocktail bar, Laszlo, as you enter from Mission Street.
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Californian, Mediterranean
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Hours of operation
Dinner: Sunday-Wednesday, 5:30pm-10.00pm Thursday-Saturday, 5:30pm-11.00pm Weekend Brunch: Saturday & Sunday, 11:00am-2:30pm
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Phone number
(415) 648-7600 ext. 0
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Executive chef
Gayle Pirie & John Clark
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Cross street
21st St.
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Parking details
Valet is available for $15 at dinner only. During brunch we recommend the Mission Bartlett garage on 21st.
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Public transit
MUNI: 14 Mission bus; BART: 16th & 24th/Mission station
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We show a film starting at dusk only in the outdoor patio dining room. This is to provide a lovely ambiance, dialogue is not audible. While we take into consideration all requests for courtyard seating none are guaranteed.
Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine