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Restaurants in SF with Communal Tables?

I'd like to compile a list of restaurants that have a communal table to try with friends in 2009. Any restaurant type is great- high end or low end. Thanks in advance to you all.

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  1. nopa
    salt house
    suppenkuche
    brick

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    1. Bushi-Tei
      Piperade
      Bocadillo's

      1. anybody know if bar tartine split up their communal table? it used to be parked up front, right in the window, but it isn't anymore.

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        1. re: pane

          Haven't noticed one in the last year.

          1. Here's a SF Gate article with list: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article...

            There's also the picnic tables at Taqueria Cancun.

                1. re: srr

                  When did Sociale add a communal table? The restaurant's so small I'm not sure where they would put it.

                    1. re: srr

                      I don't think so - I've been in Sociale recently. Always like to see them get recommended, it's a favorite place, but can't imagine a communal table there.

                      1. re: goingoutagain

                        It's right inside the door. It seats six to eight people.

                    1. Dosa on Fillmore
                      Crepe o Chocolat used to have one, not sure if they still do

                        1. - Foreign Cinema
                          - Sol Food (one table, in San Raphael)

                          1. There's one made out of a very nice slice of tree at Two.

                            1. The Presidio Social Club has one.

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                              Presidio Social Club
                              563 Ruger St., San Francisco, CA 94129

                              1. Olea

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                                Olea
                                1494 California Street, San Francisco, CA

                                  1. that's a great list! Thanks again everyone.

                                    1. Lulu

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                                      Lulu
                                      816 Folsom St., San Francisco, CA 94107

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                                      1. re: weem

                                        Summarizing:

                                        A Cote. Oakland
                                        Adagia. Berkeley
                                        Anchor & Hope. San Francisco
                                        Asia de Cuba. San Francisco
                                        Barolo. Pacifica
                                        Bocadillos. San Francisco
                                        Brick. San Francisco
                                        Bushi-tei. San Francisco
                                        Capp's Corner. San Francisco
                                        Cesar. Berkeley
                                        Dosa on Fillmore. San Francisco
                                        Foriegn Cinema. San Francisco
                                        Kokkari Estiatorio. San Francisco
                                        Lulu. San Francisco
                                        Magnolia Pub & Brewery. San Francisco
                                        Market. St. Helena
                                        Nettie's Crab Shack. San Francisco
                                        Nopa. San Francisco
                                        Olea. San Francisco
                                        Perbacco. San Francisco
                                        Piperade. San Francisco
                                        Pizzaiolo. Oakland
                                        Pres a Vi. San Francisco
                                        Presidio Social Club. San Francisco
                                        Rick and Ann's. Berkeley
                                        Salt House. San Francisco
                                        Sociale. San Francisco
                                        Suppenkuche. San Francisco
                                        Spettro. Oakland
                                        Terzo. San Francisco
                                        Two. San Francisco
                                        Town Hall. San Francisco

                                        1. re: Paul H

                                          Add Zare at the Fly Trap. San Francisco

                                      2. slanted door has a glass room in the back that has a communal/banquet table. it's a cool space that looks out onto the main dining room. a16 has a similar setup in the back. i've been to both and recommend them both. you'll need to work out your reservations ahead of time.