The Bell Tower

American Restaurant
1900 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109, United States
Hours:
Closed until 11:00 AM (Show more)
  • Mon–Fri
    • 11:00 AM–2:00 AM
  • Sat–Sun
    • 10:30 AM–2:00 AM
Price:
$ $ $ $
Reservations:
Yes
Menus:
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Drinks:
Beer, Full Bar, Cocktails
Credit Cards:
Yes (incl. American Express & MasterCard)
Outdoor Seating:
Yes
8.0/10

Based on 131 votes

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Total Visitors
3,588
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  • What you need to know
    Kelli T.
    "The pulled pork nachos are a must."(3 Tips)
    Chase B.
    "Get the tuna tacos!"(3 Tips)
    Talton F.
    "Try the cowboy spring rolls."(2 Tips)
    Anand I.
    "my review of the Bloody Mary on crave"(4 Tips)
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  • nachos
  • cowboy spring rolls
  • tuna tacos
  • ahi tuna
  • bloody marys
  • great value
  • French onion soup
  • breakfast food
  • burgers
  • baby back ribs
  • bread pudding
  • beef salad
  • breakfast burritos
  • chorizo
  • margaritas
  • brunch food
  • spicy food
  • french fries
  • good for working
  • casual
  • Kevin B.

    Pulled pork nachos are the truth.

    Kevin Burg · 1 week ago
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  • Predrag R.

    excellent service

    Predrag Radovic · 3 weeks ago
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  • Lisa C.

    Breakfast dishes, warm brie, drinks, coffee. ..all yummy.

    Lisa Clark · May 4
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  • Cosmo C.

    The syaff is nice and the Nachos are delicious. Perfect size for one!.......NTM, Free WiFi.

    Cosmo C. · January 8
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  • Trisha C.

    The Tuna Tacos are bangin'. The pico de gallo is phenomenal.

    Trisha C. · October 13, 2014
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  • Anthony P.

    Pork chops w/ savory bread pudding is one of those restaurant specialties you look forward to days in advance.

    Anthony Pelosi · August 10, 2014
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  • Jessica C.

    Tasty French onion soup.

    Jessica Cox · March 18, 2014
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  • Johan L.

    Best luncheon in town: sunny tables+great wifi+ several IPAs

    Johan Lange · January 11, 2014
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  • Johan L.

    I keep coming back! Why? 1. Great staff - kond, fast and precise. 2. Great food. Simple dishes - but well cooked! 3. Always sunny. 4.wifi

    Johan Lange · December 29, 2013
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  • Johan L.

    Seafood, IPA beers andlotsofgreatwines. Stay outside if you can! Sunny and free wifi!

    Johan Lange · December 26, 2013
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  • Paul

    Blake is the best bartender ever!

    Paul · November 26, 2013
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  • Alex R.

    Breakfast sandwich! French onion soup! Both awesome!

    Alex Rothenberg · November 18, 2013
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  • Cengiz Ozan S.

    İmpressive ! Go and eat bells hamburger and mac & chees. Best place in s.f !

    Cengiz Ozan SÜZER · October 15, 2013
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  • Lisa

    Still awesome after all these years... Spaghetti w/meatballs & glass of house Cab are excellent:) Go see the friendly, neighboorhoody waitstaff & especially considerate & caring barkeep Marie:)

    Lisa · September 15, 2013
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  • Lindsay O.

    Ahi tacos were delicious & Marie is the funniest bartender ever!

    Lindsay Ordesta · September 1, 2013
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  • Eman P.

    Great place... Make sure you get Blake as your waitress or bartender! She great and adorable

    Eman Paradis · July 13, 2013
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  • Babberly S.

    20th anniversary BBQ was a smash! Read more

    Babberly SF · June 24, 2013
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  • ashermac

    French onion soup is deelish. Bar scene is genuine locals not too many transplants like much of the polk st corridor.

    ashermac · April 2, 2013
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  • Eman P.

    Ask for Blake, if she's working... Great vibe and good food

    Eman Paradis · February 16, 2013
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  • Talton F.

    Try the cowboy spring rolls.

    Talton Figgins · December 2, 2012
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  • greg n.

    Meghan and Rachael run this place. Such great people!

    greg neufeld · October 18, 2012
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  • Alli G.

    Get the nachos! You won't be disappointed...

    Alli G · October 15, 2012
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  • Jen M.

    EVERYTHING!!!!

    Jen Mcmahon · September 16, 2012
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  • Tyke Jones

    What ever you get, get it with fries. Best in the City.

    Tyke Jones · August 16, 2012
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  • Chase B.

    Get the tuna tacos! So good.

    Chase B. · August 13, 2012
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  • Ben G.

    Great local neighborhood bar and dinner spot. The daily specials usually never disappoint..nor does the Bell Burger.

    Ben Giannini · July 27, 2012
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  • Tim O.

    Cowboy spring rolls. Do it.

    Tim O. · June 16, 2012
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  • Kelli T.

    Young adult go-to for a sunshine lunch. The pulled pork nachos are a must.

    Kelli Trent · June 5, 2012
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  • Robb A.

    Gotta try their Margaritas! Regardless if it's Cinco de Mayo!!!

    Robb Alonzo · May 6, 2012
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  • Danielle B.

    Takes forever to get the check

    Danielle Brown · April 18, 2012
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  • Fatima

    Good place for drinks. Can sit outside and people watch on a nice day! (2 of 4 petals via Fondu) Read more

    Fatima · March 27, 2012
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  • L L.

    Eat outside!

    L Lacman · March 24, 2012
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  • Robert (RJ) Y.

    The burger. The burger.

    Robert (RJ) Yumol · March 21, 2012
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  • Holly R.

    Try the tuna taco! Everything about it is just amazing. The ahi is perfection. Mmm.

    Holly Robinson · March 4, 2012
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  • Gabrielle B.

    Love the breakfast burrito with chorizo. SO GOOD!

    Gabrielle Berger · February 12, 2012
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  • Robert T.

    Pulled pork nachos are heaven. I am a nacho buff too !

    Robert Tomaka · January 7, 2012
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  • Marlon E.

    The baby back ribs are the bomb, yo.

    Marlon E · December 9, 2011
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  • Anand I.

    Check out my review of the Bloody Mary on crave - http://getcrave.com/items/bloody-mary--60#3069 Read more

    Anand Iyer · August 28, 2011
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  • Ryan C.

    The Bloody Mary here is perhaps the best I've had here in the city... Spicy but delicious!

    Ryan C · August 13, 2011
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  • Doug W.

    Have a Dogfish 90 Minute. Best IPA around.

    Doug Williams · July 31, 2011
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  • Molly G.

    One of the few bars with sweet tea vodka.

    Molly Gerth · July 23, 2011
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  • Paige G.

    There's a reason this place has been successful for 18 years!

    Paige Granback · July 5, 2011
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  • Mark

    Barb has a drinking problem, don't encourage her

    Mark · July 3, 2011
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  • Ed D.

    Reminder: don't sit in the big purple chair during dinner. Apparently they have to clean it too much

    Ed DISCHNER · May 26, 2011
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  • Peter G.

    The bloody is pretty damn bad... Sad :(

    Peter Gimbel · March 11, 2011
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  • Keegan Y.

    Best Paulaner in the Russian Hill/Marina area

    Keegan Y-V · February 22, 2011
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  • Kaitlin P.

    Ken is great!

    Kaitlin Powers · February 4, 2011
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  • Nate R.

    Nachos with pulled pork. Like

    Nate Riegler · October 31, 2010
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  • Gianluca B.

    Definitively avoid the Bloody Mary

    Gianluca Brugnoli · October 2, 2010
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  • Paige G.

    Try the Slim Bitchy: House sparkling, grapefruit and a squirt of club soda with a lime twist. Or ask Meghan for that drink Paige invented.

    Paige Granback · July 31, 2010
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