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995 Valencia St (at 21st St)
San Francisco, CA 94110
(415) 642-3672
5:30pm - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm
5:30pm - 11:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:30pm - 11:00pm
11:00am - 3:00pm
5:30pm - 10:00pm



  • 7x7's Big Eat 2012 says the paper masala dosa is delicious. Yum!
  • The Dosas are obviously the stats, but don't sleep on the creative appetizers. Pay with Cover and dine without the hassle of the check.
  • Be a purist and order the Masala Dosa with potatoes spiced so perfectly, you won't miss the meat.
  • spinach and fennel dosa...a rare find
  • No chennai chicken during brunch
  • If you can handle the heat, get the spicy mango habanero chutney with your dosa. Pay with Cover to easily split the bill and get out quickly!
  • Try the Duck Delight - #duck giblets on skewers. Traditional Chinese food.
  • Can't go wrong with the simple masala dosa or white truffle dosa!
  • Match your South Indian meal with a refreshing Gin & Tonic. Dosas house-made tonic is infused with black pepper and ginger:
  • Living in India and in SF for business, I finally got to taste authentic Indian dosa. Try the paper masala. Masala tea was bland though.
  • My favorite brunch includes pani puri, dahi batata puri, and a Madras coffee. Light, vegetarian, and VERY tastey.
  • Try the White Truffle Masala Dosa - #kvpinmybelly Impressed with white truffle goodness, but a little greasy.
  • If you are new to the Southern India cuisine, try the three course tasting menu. Great introduction.
  • Zagat 23. Cost $39. plates that "explode with flavor" (and so much spice you may want "lots of water" handy), all backed by "darn good cocktails";
  • Slightly more upscale than neighboring Udupi Palace in ingredients, drink options, and smaller portion sizes.
  • Drink the peony. It's worth traveling very far and waiting very long for.
  • South Indian Gin & Tonic - deliciously infused with cardamom
  • No espresso, but they make French press coffee in this beautiful stainless steel single press
  • Chennai chicken is amazing!
  • Great atmosphere and service, as well as amazing food (yes, dosa). Mango lassi is rich enough to qualify as dessert.

Nearby places

3692 18th St (at Dolores St)
1026 Valencia St (btwn 21st & Hill St)
949 Valencia St (at Liberty St)