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Dinner near the Fillmore Auditorium

lilla Sep 4, 2008 07:57 PM

We're going to the Fillmore this Saturday night and wonder where we should eat. What's good? Close? Not super fancy? Thanks, Lilla

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  1. Pei RE: lilla Sep 4, 2008 08:31 PM

    How close? One of my favorite restaurants in the area is Fresca, but it's several blocks up closer to Fillmore and California. I actually just took a friend for lunch, and she said it was her favorite meal of her entire visit.

    Here are some photos: http://www.chezpei.com/2008/09/fresca...

    There's also a Korean restaurant on the corner of Fillmore and Geary, not more than a block from the theater. I still have not been, but a Korean friend of mine took her mom and they both said it was fine though not amazing.

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    1. re: Pei
      Trevallon RE: Pei Sep 4, 2008 08:40 PM

      My go-to pre-Fillmore show is Pizza Inferno on Fillmore St. Good selection of beer on tap, individual pizzas and a good pre show vibe.

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      goingoutagain RE: lilla Sep 5, 2008 09:32 PM

      1300 Fillmore is one of our favorite restaurants. Fun, glamorous setting, diverse crowd, and delicious soul- and southern- inspired food.

      1300 On Fillmore
      1300 Fillmore Street, San Francisco, CA 94115

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      1. re: goingoutagain
        Morticia RE: goingoutagain Sep 5, 2008 09:37 PM

        I second 1300 - the decor and atmosphere are wonderful, the food is creative and tasty, and it's really close to the venue!

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