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tstrum Aug 22, 2009 09:36 AM

Any good places to dine within walking distance of the Curran Theater? It is on Geary between Stockton and Leavenworth. We are looking for good food, nothing too fancy. Masa's is not our thing!

  1. tvham Aug 22, 2009 10:10 AM

    Colibri is right across the street and pretty solid Mexican food.

    1. wolfe Aug 22, 2009 10:40 AM

      David's is also right across the street. DO NOT be tempted.
      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/565999

      1. Ruth Lafler Aug 24, 2009 10:42 AM

        What do you consider "walking distance"? My first choice would be one of the places on Belden Place, which is a couple of blocks on the other side of Union Square.

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          tstrum Aug 24, 2009 11:09 AM

          which one of the places?

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            Ruth Lafler Aug 24, 2009 11:19 AM

            It really depends on what you're in the mood for. Plouf (famous for their mussels) and B44 (Spanish) are the most frequently recommended, but a friend just told me she had a great meal at Brindisi. Although, now that I think about it, my first choice in that neighborhood would probably be Gitane on Claude Lane (which is also slightly closer to the Curran).

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