Zuni Café opened in San Francisco, California on February 15, 1979.  Zuni Café won the James Beard Foundation Award for ‘Outstanding Restaurant’ in 2003.

Our history


We accept reservations for tables in the dining room up to one month in advance.

Make a Reservation

If your desired reservation is not available online, please call us directly at 415-552-2522 Tuesday through Sunday after 10:30 am.

All bar and outdoor tables are available to walk-in guests and are not reserved.  We offer our full menu at these table.

Getting these lovely local sardines ready for tonight. To serve just like JR would...over crostini Tonight's special dessert!
#zunicafeBrussels sprout leaves, prosciutto, chopped egg, walnuts, and capers 
#zunicafe #happeningnowPoblano pepper jelly
#zunicafeRavioli production
@christianreynosoCandied rose petals 

Hours & Location

We are located at 1658 Market Street, on the north side, between Franklin and Gough Streets.  We are within walking distance of the San Francisco Jazz Center, Opera House, Davies Symphony Hall, The Orpheum Theater, and San Francisco City Hall.  The closest BART station is Civic Center and the closest underground MUNI station is Van Ness.  We offer valet parking at dinner only at our Rose Street entrance.

For the holidays, we will closed:

Saturday December 24th and Sunday December 25th

Saturday December 31st and Sunday January 1st


Tuesday – Thursday 11:30 am – 11pm

Friday – Saturday 11:30 am – midnight

Sunday 11:00 am – 11:00 pm

Closed Monday