The Fly Trap

Persian, Bar, New American
$ $ $
606 Folsom St (btwn 2nd St & Hawthorne St)
San Francisco, CA 94107
(415) 243-0580
3:00pm - 10:00pm
3:00pm - 10:00pm
3:00pm - 10:00pm
3:00pm - 10:00pm
3:00pm - 11:00pm



  • Sit at the bar with dominatrix-ish Valen.
  • Dont miss Meatball Mondays, offering a weekly changing stuffed meatball, accented with herbs, dried fruit and chutney ($25).
  • The smoked trout is exquisite. I could make a meal out of it. Braised lamb too. They also make a great manhattan.
  • Chef/owner Hoss Zare defines hospitality. His restaurant is unlike any other in the city with its big, bold, unfamiliar flavors in the historic setting of the Fly Trap. [Eater 38 Member]
  • Try the "cardamom my dearest" cocktail: gin, lime, simple syrup, and a hint of cardamom. Delicious!
  • The eggplant dish & goat cheese cheesecake are out of this world!!
  • Good food and wine! The lamb was great. Will be back
  • Get cozy at this food and cocktail hot spot, where the bartenders really know what they're talking about. Enjoy the buzzing cocktails at Fly Trap, including Bohemian favorite liquor, Becherovka.
  • The kufteh tabrizi was on chef Matthew Accarrino's (SPQR) short list of dishes to try in SF. It was indeed great and vegetarian. Double points.
  • Have the sorati mule.
  • 7x7's Big Eat 2012 says the pistachio meatballs are delicious. Yum!
  • The lunch menu is great.
  • If you can, try the Pistachio meatballs, Persian crispy bulgar taco, Persian chicken taco, or the Persian lamb taco!
  • The salmon melts in your mouth like buttterrrrrrr. The mai tai's are good and strong, and the Greek yogurt panna cotta was AMAZING!! Oh yeah, the lamb burger must have been good--it was sold out!
  • Feels like you're in Amelie. Great decor, minted memory is a dream come true (for your mouth)
  • pistachio meatballs!!
  • Order the oxtail tagliatelle
  • Liberty Ale on tap!
  • Get the Minted Memory cocktail!
  • Lamb burger - delicious

Nearby places

691 Market St (at 3rd St)
24 Willie Mays Plz (at King & 3rd St)
246 Kearny St (at Bush St)