Babu Ji

$ $
280 Valencia St (14th Street)
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 525-4857
6:00pm - 11:00pm
6:00pm - 11:00pm
6:00pm - 11:00pm
6:00pm - 11:00pm
6:00pm - 11:00pm
6:00pm - 11:00pm


  • Can only get a reservation if you do the tasting menu but you won't regret it. Chai ice cream at the end was awesome.
  • Must get the cauliflower and any/all of the curries with naan
  • It's great Indian fusion. Really enjoyed. Is it amazing? No, but good food.
  • The tasting menu is the way to go, especially for the unique and fun dessert!
  • Tasting menu !
  • The tasting menu will leave you very full and you get to try a ton of great dishes
  • El men de degustacin es espectacular!!
  • Beers from the self-serve fridge will be $5, a chosen wine for $7, and a changing menu of bar bites with $1 gol gappas and more. Happy hour runs Monday-Wednesday from 5:30 p.m.- 7 p.m.
  • The duck in the duck curry is DRY. The seafood curry is awesome. The kulfi is great. They seem it have a 4 song loop soundtrack. The bathrooms are not very private; stall doors are frosted glass.
  • If it's your first time here, get the tasting menu. You'll be completely stuffed but it's worth it.
  • Movies, music, atmosphere and food are all top notch.
  • Did the tasting menu; which is a TON of food; appetizers and thali plate + kulfi. Bonus points for the Bollywood music in the background.
  • Tasting menu will not leave you hungry! Fab amuse bouches and starters, delicately spiced and then a wonderful thalli style main with a mix of seafood, meat and veg currys along with daal and naan.
  • Everything was amazing! Had an appetizer that was a ball thing that I loved.
  • Seafood coconut curry is rich and amazing, highly recommend. Trendy Indian food but high quality so worth the price and the wait!
  • Self serve beer fridge!
  • Ignore the decor, this place is entirely avoidable. The food wasnt good at all.
  • The food is good, but the prices are very inconsistent.
  • Food is great. Unbuttered chicken and naan. Lentils are ok, cauliflower is good, but kind of expensive. Cocktails are good. The ambiance and service super friendly. Too much money though.

Nearby places

211 Valencia St (Duboce Ave)
1799 Mission St (at 14th St)
370 14th St (at Stevenson St)