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Zazie is a neighborhood French bistro in Cole Valley specializing in the country cooking of Southern France. The well heated, covered garden patio is a delightful place to enjoy a casual, relaxed meal with friends and family. Our menu is seasonal, featuring slow braised rabbit, cassoulet, grilled fresh fish, and a variety of vegetarian options. Zazie invites dog lovers to bring their pup to dinner on the heated, covered patio on Monday nights and take $10 off any bottle of wine on our list. Tuesday nights are no corkage nights; bring as many bottles as you can gracefully handle! We are famous for our American style brunch seven days/ week as well, although reservations are not accepted for brunch. Zazie is Tip Free! Our menu prices include a living wage, profit sharing, and full benefits for ALL our hard working staff.
San Francisco, CA 94117
French, Contemporary French, American
Hours of Operation:
Brunch Weekdays 8-2, Weekends and Holidays 9-3.
Dinner every night starting at 5:00.
between Carl and Parnassus
$30 and under
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
The MUNI N-Judah train stops on Cole Street half a block from Zazie
Private Party Facilities:
Our heated, covered garden patio is a lovely setting for rehearsal dinners, baby showers, birthdays, and anniversaries. We can seat up to 40 people on the patio.
Private Party Contact:
Jennifer Piallat: (415) 564-5332
Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Takeout, Weekend Brunch, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Zazie is an excellent place for rehearsal dinners, graduations, birthdays, and baby showers! Please see our website for details on hosting a special event at Zazie.
Zazie Ratings and Reviews
We were so pleased to find this 25 year old restaurant. Our first time was a leisurely dinner on a Saturday evening. Never hurried by a thoughtful and welcoming staff. The Pork chop was amazing as was the duck. Starters we’re also first rate. We ordered the mussels and the chicken Pate and again, absolutely delicious. Their wine list included Farm Worker Chardonnay by Maldonado. Tasty on first opening and continued to improve while it lasted. Also worth mentioning is Zazie’s policy of NO TIPPING. Read their ‘about’ information for the full story. Whenever we’re in SFO Zazie is now a must visit.
Unusually great wait-staff, thoughtful recall to get me an earlier time. Friendly ambiance. Started with a delightful roll and salad and knew it would be a great first-time experience. My duck was medium rare as ordered and very tender. Maybe it's a matter of personal preference, but there was (for me) too much on the duck plate. Too many items, which probably to some makes it "fancy" but I like simpler approaches. I don't want my duck hidden under stuff. My date ordered coq au vin and I'm sorry but it wasn't coq au vin, it was chicken and a lot of noodles. No palpable taste of red wine, no fluid base; not what you'd find in any recipe for that French dish. The chicken was moist and fine... but one shouldn't call it coq au vin because folks like us who love French cooking kinda want what we ordered. My conclusion: we won't go back - but I think they know how to cook well, it's just that tendency to over-elaborate and mess with classics. Simplify, and be authentic, guys, and you'll have a great place to frequent.
Best pork chop I've ever had...and I've had a lot of pork chops. Very interesting take with the bread pudding underneath, but it came together as a surprisingly fun and yummy dish. Excellent ambiance as always. No corkage fee on Tuesdays makes it more affordable. Perfect for a date.
Zazie's never disappoints. The only strange thing this time was having an edgy waiter. I've never experienced that here. All in all the entire staff is wonderful. The food is fantastic, from trout to steak to a pork chop. The small house salad was pretty bland though. Brunch is amazing too. Eggs Monaco are over the top.
First time at Zazie. Cozy interior plus heated patio dining. Delicious puréed tomato eggplant soup . Sliced duck breast over garlic sautéed spinach and mashed yam was perfectly prepared. My friends enjoyed a coq au vin and beef bourgeion.
Splurged on creme brûlée and a yummy bread pudding topped with creme brûlée. I had heard about it for brunch but dinner was great. Prices include tip!
Business meeting with a glass of wine and cheese plate. The wait staff was attentive and not intrusive. Asked initially if we needed to get to another event so she could appropriately address any time constraints.
Didn't feel any pressure and staff great and gave very good recommendations regarding wine and food.
WE had a complicated dinner with a couple of family members coming and going, and a 7 month old infant who was squirmy. The staff kept up with all, were very attentive, the timing of the servings perfect for a leisurely meal with a cousin and her husband we only see once a year. The trout was succulent, the lemon ravioli fabulous, and roasted vegetable platter delicious. Thank you Zazi's for your usual wonderful experience in our neighborhood!
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