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Italian Restaurant

Poesia

22 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
About this place
From the warmth of the greeting at the door to the fresh baked bread & focaccia at the table, Poesia strives to deliver your dream evening out.
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Tips from locals

Torr
Torr
July 08, 2019
We are good friends with the bartender, Gaby, and have been coming here for years. Small second-floor restaurant with great Italian food in the heart of the Castro. Reservations are suggested but not required.
Connie
Connie
March 07, 2019
Excellent authentic Italian food served in a lovely atmosphere. After dark, they show Italian movies on the back wall. The branzino is excellent. It's located just off Castro Street on 18th.
Vince
Vince
December 24, 2018
Great Italian restaurant in the heart of Castro
Noom
Noom
June 05, 2018
Your co-host's favorite Italian restaurant in the Castro.
Adrian
Adrian
May 23, 2018
Freshly made pasta and charming atmosphere in the heart of Castro. If you feel like something warm and homey, with excellent food, and vibrant atmosphere, this is for you.

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Location
4072 18th Street
San Francisco, CA 94114
The Castro
Phone+1 415-252-9325
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 10:30 PM
Serves the following meal typesDinner, Dessert, Happy Hour
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating
No
Menus
Dinner, Dessert, Happy Hour
Drinks
Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Dining Options
No Delivery
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