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36

years

in Business

Hours:

Regular Hours

Payment method:
master card, check, visa, all major credit cards
Neighborhoods:
Parkside, Central Sunset, Central West San Francisco
AKA:

Marcello's Restaurant

Marcello Ristorante

Categories:
Italian Restaurants, Mediterranean Restaurants, Seafood Restaurants, Family Style Restaurants, Take Out Restaurants, Restaurants

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11/14/2010
Marcello restaurant

We have been to this establishment several times. The noise has always been bad. Can't help that, but last Saturday night we went there, had reservations, but the service was terrible. We had to wait, at least 5 minutes, before anyone came to our table. Then another 5 minutes for our cocktails. Finished our cocktails before anyone came to take our order. Terrible. The noise was terrible, the food good, the serv... view more

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02/08/2010
An off night, perhaps.

I have been eating and getting food to go from Marcello's for over six years now and I have been a very loyal customer. Last night, I got a chicken liver dinner and eggplant parmigiana dinner to go and I have to say that I was quite disappointed with the quality of the food. I mean I just didn't feel the usual love! Where is the love? The salad didn't have as much mushed-up goodness, and my chicken livers w... view more

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09/10/2009
They never scrimp just because it's for to go.

Always satisfied with the good food, although long waits on Friday night sometimes when you have no reservation. Parking isn't always easy too so I just order take out and it is always great. They never scrimp just because it's for to go.

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04/01/2009
Go for the Pasta

Get the carbonara or matriciana--you can't go wrong. Their minestrone soup is also delicious. The portions might be large, but the upside is that you will have totally delectable leftovers for weeks. (The pasta is totally freezable--just thaw overnight and add some water when re-heating.) It's the best pasta outside of Italy I've EVER had.

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02/23/2009
You guys are great!

Ah yes, Marcellos! The old standby at Taraval street. Went here last weekend in the middle of the drenching rain. As usual, a warm greeting from Marcello himself. The waiters all know my boyfriend. It's like coming home to family. I can't say enough about this restaurant.\r \r They one of the last ones brave enough to have chicken livers, or sauteed sweetbreads in the menu. Oh wait a stinking minute, I did I mentio... view more

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12/13/2008
Excellent local SF restaurant

This is a hidden gem in the sunset. Great food, reasonable prices, great friendly staff. Try it you won't be disappointed

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03/18/2007
Mushroom friendly!

My wife found this local spot on citysearch and since I love italian food we decided to try it> The service was just fabulous, the waiter explained everything on the menu to us and did an excellent job of making us feel right at home. The menu has a mushroom on the back and it turns out the owner of the place goes up to the moutains occasionally to find the largest and most flavorful wild mushrooms around. We real... view more

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04/22/2006
Great Old Place

On our visit to this restaurant we were pleasantly surprised. The place doesn't look like much from the outside, (or the inside) but we had a great dinner. The Veal Marcello and Chicken Dore was perfect. The house salad and dressing was delicious. The place is full of regulars who seem to know the waitstaff very well. The waitstaff was hilarious and very attentive. They really made us feel at home.

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11/24/2002
surprise

My husband & I have been driving by this place for a couple years and were honestly weary of the dreary outdoor exterior. The other night we were craving italian and decided to give it a shot. We were pleasantly surprised to find a white table-clothed, tuxedo wait-staff, large rounded old-shool bar and loud italian opera restaurant awaiting us. The night was incredible - GREAT food, nice pinot grigio and friendly ... view more

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10/01/2002
Long Time Favorite

Marcello's has been a long time favorite of mine since I was in High school in SF. The chicken ""ferri"" is to die for and the house salad dressing is wonderful.

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