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About Tres - SF (fka Tres Agaves)

Viva Tequila!


Tres - SF is dedicated to quality and fun. Our tequila bar features fresh, hand-squeezed lime margaritas and other tasty tequila & mezcal cocktails, plus Mexican beers on tap. Our food is inspired by traditional restaurants of Jalisco Mexico. We serve wholesome, soulful renditions of Jaliscan classics using the freshest possible ingredients from Bay Area farmers.


Rocks, No Salt!

130 Townsend St
San Francisco, CA 94107
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Mexican, Mexican / Southwestern, Contemporary Mexican

Hours of Operation:
Monday thru Wednesday: 11:30a - 9:30p*
Thursday thru Saturday: 11:30a - 1030p *
Sunday: closed

*closing time subject to change based on business levels

Cross Street:
2nd

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Pay with OpenTable, Visa

Phone Number:
(415) 227-0500

Website:
http://www.tressf.com/

Catering:
Tres Truck can bring the party to you! Our very own taco truck is perfect for birthday celebrations, tailgating, weddings, or just for fun. We will be there with our fresh Jaliscan cuisine and even tequila if you’d like!

Parking Details:
Street parking and valet.

Public Transit:
Caltrain - 2 blocks away
2nd and King Muni - 1 1/2 blocks away

Executive Chef:
Daniel Padilla

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Special Events & Promotions:
Located just 1 block from AT&T Park, our historic building with exposed brick and wood beams is the ideal spot for comfortable but upscale events. With 4 dedicated event spaces, Tres has everything you need for your next corporate or social event. Join us for one of our Margarita Making or Tequila Tasting Classes, both unique and interactive experiences that will leave a lasting memory with your guests.

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Private Dining

With a variety of unique event spaces and menus, TRES is the perfect venue for your next social gathering, meeting, or corporate event!

Tres - SF (fka Tres Agaves) Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

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food

4.3

service

4.1

ambience

4.2

value

3.7

Noise

Moderate

87% would recommend it to a friend

Bar Seating (7)
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Special Occasion (2)
Vibrant Bar Scene (2)
Hot Spot (2)
Worth the Drive (1)
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Good for Birthdays (1)
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Kid-friendly (1)
Comfort Food (1)
Cozy (1)
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 (Baltimore)·Dined 7 days ago

Great service!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Food was terrible. Service and ambience is good. Just without good food it doesn’t matter.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on November 10, 2017

Good food and drinks but it was so loud and packed I felt like I was in a bumping night club. Lost my voice just talking to my friends. But, very good food. Not a great value.

Tags: Vibrant Bar Scene, Hot Spot
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 31, 2017

Fairly empty /quiet on a Monday night - which was great for our catch up. Not the most efficient of service - no cocktail napkins for bar service, etc. BUT the bartender was great about plugging in a phone charger for my friend! Enchiladas were delicious (and the leftovers even more so the next day!)

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 (Seattle)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Visiting San Francisco and looking for more local spot. Nice atmosphere. Food was different and interesting. I would recommend.

Tags: Good for Groups, People Watching, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 7, 2017

Comida mexicana bastante auténtica a priori. Gran selección de margaritas y cocktails de tequila. Los tacos están bien pero les falta sabor. Las salsas para las tortillas son buenas. Precio calidad está bien pero no es excepcional. Lo más destacado fue el servicio, muy amable y atento.

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 (Sacramento)·Dined on October 1, 2017

Our host was a very nice guy!

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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 25, 2017

Very nice simple well prepared Mexican Food. Very "clean"tasting. The Mahi Mahi tacos are really really good. Great place. Will return when in town again for sure.

Tags: Good for Groups, Happy Hour, Bar Seating
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·Dined on September 13, 2017

Nice but the main bar was closed for a special event. That really limited the drinks. The food was just ok, nothing special. I been there a few times and the service was slow every time.

Tags: Casual
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·Dined on September 10, 2017

Awesome food and great margaritas

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·Dined on September 7, 2017

This is a nice place. There are large tables for big groups. The food is very good. The margaritas are delicious. The prices are reasonable. It's pretty loud at lunch time, so conversation may be difficult in a group. Parking is a challenge and expensive, so using a ride share app may be best.

Tags: Comfort Food, Healthy, People Watching, Special Occasion, Quick Bite, Disabled Access, Happy Hour, Casual, Good for Groups
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 4, 2017

Bad food bad service. I was looking forward to the dinner with friends, it was good at one time.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Food is reliable, not great. Good margaritas although the one our server recommended was $32, which I did not know until the bill came. We waited 15 minutes for our drinks to arrive. They ended up not charging us for the margarita. Good place for a drink after a Giants game if you need one but ask the price. Food portions are large so good for sharing.

Tags: Quick Bite, Good for Groups
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on August 19, 2017

Fantastic food always. Great 'ritas. Superb place to eat.

Tags: Good for Groups, Bar Seating, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Casual, Cozy, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Palm Springs)·Dined on August 14, 2017

We all enjoyed the food, but was very disappointed that we couldn't get burritos
at a Mexican restaurant.

Tags: Fun
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 (Berlin)·Dined on August 12, 2017

I tried paying with OpenTable for the first time here, and it was such a smooth experience!

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 29, 2017

Service was great, very friendly and engaging server. Food was great!

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 19, 2017

Had lunch and beers before Giants game. Highly recommended!

Tags: Casual, Good for a Date, Authentic, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 17, 2017

Great for a quick bite before a Giants game! Good food and margaritas!

Tags: Good for Groups, Quick Bite, Casual, Authentic, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on July 14, 2017

Best Mexican restaurant in the area... the margaritas are amazing! The workers were very nice.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual, Tapas
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 29, 2017

So disappointed in this restaurant. They took an 8.30 reservation and then told us as we were being seated that they closed at 9! We were rushed, asked for last drink orders quickly! We had to repeatedly ask for extra silverware and napkins. The service was terrible and I don't think I will probably eat here again.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 28, 2017

Always a good stop before a Giants game! We had a pitcher of margaritas and shared two delicious tacos. Chips were fresh and came with three dipping salsas!

I miss the duck tacos. :-(

Tags: Hot Spot, Kid-friendly, Healthy, Casual, Bar Seating, Spicy, Pre/post Theatre
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 27, 2017

Food was very good -- high end Mexican. I had a fabulous chile relleno and we shared some tasty appetizers. All excellent really.
The service was very dissapointing. To get my ice tea refilled I had to walk the length of the restaurant and find our waiter. Then to get coffee after the meal we made the same waiter hunting trip. Finally to pay, we had to get up, find him again, and stand by the door while he got our check.
Still, if you have both time and patience, this place is worth the trip.

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 21, 2017

Being vegetarian and Mexican food lover, I found the selection decent (aka more than 2 options to choose from) and veggie tacos exceptional! Salsas are very delicious too. Loved the energy, vibe, friendly and efficient service.

Tags: Creative Cuisine, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Good for Groups, Authentic, Hot Spot, Business Meals, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 19, 2017

I feel like the dinner was good, but the environment inside felt a bit of a drab. Use to be a hot spot, now just another place to go. I wouldn't NOT go there, but I wouldn't put it on the short list anymore.

It wasn't very busy and we were seated near the door, there was a glare coming in so bright and then the wind.

One thing about a great mexican restaurant is not just great drinks (the spicy margarita was really good), but the GUACAMOLE and honestly , most great mexican restaurants offer table side guac where they make it FRESH. We ordered Guacamole and it came out so fast - no way it was freshly made. We ordered a 2nd order (cuz the first was so small for our party of 4) and they it came out super quick .


The wait staff was very friendly. Although there was an error with one of the orders and the waitress made my guest feel like she ordered wrong -(which she didn't), instead of admitting she made an error.

Anyway, decent dinner and drinks with good service, but lacked ambiance and/or a specialness.

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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 15, 2017

Great margaritas and carnitas

Tags: Casual, Bar Seating, Fit for Foodies
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on June 10, 2017

The food was really good. The fish tacos were delicious.

Tags: Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on June 4, 2017

Great carnitas and drinks!
Great carnitas and drinks!

Tags: Casual
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 31, 2017

Portions (especially the tacos) are very small and come with no sides. Also, its rare that a real Mexican restaurant charges for chips and salsa.

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 28, 2017

The restaurant is very nicely done, however there were a few surprises. First, paying for chips and salsa, no flour tortillas available, pricy entrees, and very good (but also pricy) margaritas. Secondly, the seating is very close together, and very loud so it made conversation difficult. For these reasons I probably would not return.

Tags: Creative Cuisine
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 14, 2017

It was Mother's Day and the waiter seemed perturbed when we asked very simple requests--could we get some more coffee? Seemed like it was a pain for him. Everyone in our party kept noticing it--put a damper on what should have been a great experience

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 12, 2017

I love Tres. The restaurant is a bit noisy, though.

Tags: Bar Seating, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem, Casual
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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on May 6, 2017

Delicious food, great service, great ambiance

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 5, 2017

It being cinco de mayo, there was a true fiesta atmosphere. The guacamole was delicious and the drinks were strong. Meals were very authentic and so was the mariachi band

Tags: Authentic
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on May 3, 2017

I've been to Tres twice now and the servers are super friendly and nice. The pace of attention has been off both times. It takes too long to be approached once seated, the drinks don't come until the meal and then once served it takes too long to get the check. Just seems like the servers have too much else going on.
I think it is terrible that they charge for chips and salsa. Really???
The location is good, but valet is $40 so I almost cancelled my reservation. I was able to park on the street for $1 so that made me happy. Overall just a so-so experience. Carnitas was dry and there was nothing else on the plate with it. Odd.

Tags: Good for Groups, Casual
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 29, 2017

Nice quick meal before a baseball game. Food is good, not outstanding. Service was good, given that it was crowded with baseball fans. Great selection of tequilas.

Tags: Happy Hour, Casual, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 26, 2017

Expensive food which wasn't anything to write home about. You even have to pay for chips and salsa.

Tags: Bar Seating, Spicy
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 10, 2017

Food and drink were good! Too loud to have a conversation. Service was awful.

Tags: Late-night Find, Vibrant Bar Scene
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 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 10, 2017

Good food, atmosphere and service. A gem of a restaurant.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Fun
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vip
 (San Francisco)·Dined on April 10, 2017

Our Giants opening day tradition. We normally hang out in the bar. Thankfully we got a reservation. Service was slow in the beginning - no server - but it was fine later.

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