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 tables.

Liver pate toast with Treviso chicory, nectarines, and bee pollen #happeingnowEggplant simmered in tomato sauce. Inspired by Fabrizia Lanza's book Coming Home to Sicily #happeingnowFrozen grapes for the crew ❄️ 🍇❄️🍇❄️So many good options for brunch today! #sundaybrunch #happeingnowKohlrabi with avocado, blossoms, herbs, and preserved lemon #happeingnowTomato toast with prosciutto, bee pollen, and fennel seed gremolata 🍅🍅🍅 #happeingnow

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.




Tuesday – Saturday Lunch 11:30 am – 5:30 pm

Tuesday – Thursday Dinner 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm

Friday and Saturday Dinner 6:00 pm – midnight

Sunday Lunch 11:00 am – 4:30 pm

Sunday Dinner 5:00 pm – 11:00pm

Closed Monday