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Wayfare Tavern

Map & Directions 558 Sacramento
San Francisco, CA 94111
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415-772-9060
  • American, California
  • Sun, Sat 5pm-11pm, Mon-Fri 11:30am-11pm
  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Patio/Sidewalk Dining, Private Party, Takeout
  • Dinner
  • Full bar
  • Online Reservations Available, Accepted

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SF Weekly's Description

The puffy, slightly pear-shaped popovers that arrive with your cocktail aren't the most memorable aspect of a meal at celebrity chef Tyler Florence's Wayfare Tavern. Conceived as a fancy turn-of-the-20th-century American bar in the Financial District, the multistoried restaurant's menu includes a brawny Hangtown Fry; unctuous steak tartare; fried chicken; with unfussy slabs of meat and fish aplenty. Its rooms hum with business lunches and stylish imbibers. There are heirloom tomatoes on your plate, rustic antlers on the wall, and a whole lot of iPhones blinking. It's old California, rendered all splashy and new.

 
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  • Eater on 07/27/11

    It’s hard to have a bad time at this frisky FiDi hotspot where solid renditions of Southern and San Francisco classics meet impressive cocktails. [Eater 38 Member]

  • Bon Appetit Magazine on 03/30/11

    Try a variety of nostalgic menu items like abalone, Dungeness crab, and the Gold-Rush-era Hangtown Fry, blending local eggs and bacon with fried oysters.

  • AskMen on 07/09/10

    Start with the baked avocado with crab & bacon on top & end with 21-day dry-aged grass-fed sirloin, & sit at the chef's counter to see Florence run his new Financial District place like clockwork.

  • Food Network on 01/18/11

    Wayfare Tavern, Tyler Florence's first signature restaurant in San Francisco, CA, serves delicious dishes like Sonoma Pork Belly and Poutine.

  • Foodspotting on 01/16/11

    Try the Mac & Cheese with Garlic Breadcrumbs and spot it on Foodspotting!

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