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532 Columbus Ave. (Union St.) Send to Phone
Longtime North Beach favorite culls visitors and locals alike for its festive ambience and robust Italian menu.

Lunch & Dinner daily, Brunch Sat.-Sun.

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THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Rose Pistola, San Francisco, CA

THIS RESTAURANT IS CLOSED Rose Pistola Restaurant Review

: A warm design and hearty North Beach spirit mark this upscale neighborhood institution, where longtime regulars may remember the brassy local barkeep for whom the venue was named. Though classic, the atmosphere is hardly old-fashioned: divided among a heated outdoor sidewalk space, the lively bar area and a spacious, comfortable dining room with an exhibition kitchen, the broad trattoria feels classy, open, celebratory and modern. Be advised: Prices are high, and servers can be difficult to hear or attract over the din of everyone’s good time. Look for new menu items under executive chef Steve Walker.
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