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4.6 (1,832) $$$$ $$$$ Modern, Continental, Fine Dining


Summary: A blend of elegance and flavor.

Gary Danko combines a theatrical setting with a blend of French, California, and Mediterranean cuisine, offering an indulgent experience with a sophisticated service and a luxurious atmosphere. The restaurant is known for its impressive tableside services, including tea, caviar, cheese, and flambéed desserts. The décor features large paintings and dim lighting, creating a dramatic backdrop for the exquisite food. The cheese cart and wine list are particularly noteworthy, with the friendly servers ready to guide diners through the extensive selections. The food, rooted in classic French cuisine with global flavors, is served in three to five prix-fixe courses, or a chef's tasting menu. Gary Danko is a testament to old-school luxury, with its well-curated wine list and impeccable service, making it a sought-after destination for fine dining enthusiasts.


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3 Toques
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Best 10 Restaurant Wine Lists in the U.S.A.
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La Liste
Score 88.5 / 100 2023
Ranked # 636 in the World 2023
James Beard
Outstanding Restaurant - Semifinalist 2016
Outstanding Chef - Semifinalist 2014
Outstanding Chef - Nominee 2013
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800 North Point St, San Francisco, CA 94109

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