HOME > Chowhound > San Francisco Bay Area >

Woodward's Garden [San Francisco]

peterme Feb 4, 2013 12:36 PM

I haven't eaten here in a decade if longer. I remember enjoying it. But I haven't been in a while, and it's not a place you hear about much. I'm considering it for a 5th year anniversary dinner... Will it deliver?

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
  1. s
    sundeck sue RE: peterme Feb 4, 2013 03:40 PM

    I really wanted to love it. Charming, under the foodie radar, a women's business.

    But I was disappointed the one time I ate there, a year or two ago.

    The woman at the front of the house who also I believe took our order (and may be one of the owners?) was kind of officious, not as welcoming as I'd imagined such a place would be.

    And while I can't tell you what we ate, it was fine, but none of us was wowed.

    So, if it were a work-a-day meal out, I'd say, give it a go. Maybe you'll have a better experience.

    But for a special meal, I might look elsewhere.

    1. m
      ML8000 RE: peterme Feb 4, 2013 06:40 PM

      It was nice 10 years ago...but I wouldn't call it special occasion nice even then. I'd call it a very nice, low key neighborhood place with charm. Also the bar has risen since the opened.

      1. m
        Malcolm Ruthven RE: peterme Feb 4, 2013 10:24 PM

        How about a location?

        1 Reply
        1. re: Malcolm Ruthven
          vulber RE: Malcolm Ruthven Feb 4, 2013 11:31 PM


        Show Hidden Posts