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576 Haight Street (at Steiner Street)
San Francisco, CA 94117
Parking: Street (difficult)

Phone: 415-864-7675

Restaurant Owner: Bob Kantor
General Manager: Tom Campbell

Type of Cuisine: Slow Smoked Southern Style BBQ
Signature Dishes: 18-Hour Texas Beef Brisket, Slow Smoked Sweet Pork Shoulder
Vegetarian Options: 3+ items
Alcohol Served: Wine and beer, premium sake
Corkage Fee: None
Bottle Limit: None

Restaurant Hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday: 11:00am-10:00pm
Wednesday: 11:00am-10:00pm
Thursday: 11:00am-10:00pm
Friday: 11:00am-10:00pm
Saturday: 9:00am-3:00pm (Brunch) 11:00am-10:00pm (BBQ menu)
Sunday: 9:00am-3:00pm (Brunch) 11:00am-9:00pm (BBQ menu)

Meals Served: Breakfast, brunch, lunch, dinner
Take-Out: Yes
Delivery: No
Average Dinner Price Range (per person, full meal, tax, 15% gratuity, w/o alcohol): $15-$25
Average Breakfast/Brunch/Lunch Price Range (per person, full meal, tax, 15% gratuity, w/o alcohol): $15-$25
Payment Options: Cash, Major Credit Cards
Accept Reservations: No

Accommodations for Children: Kid-friendly
Dining Style: Casual
Disabled Access: Yes
Restaurant Size: Small (under 30 seats)
Accommodate Groups (10+): Yes
Private Dining Room: No
Tables with Scenic Views: No
Outdoor Dining: No
Entertainment: No

Memphis Minnie’s: Restaurant Info 23 July,2015Check, Please! Bay Area

  • Fred

    On the Sunday of the grand reopening of the Academy of Sciences (Sept. ’08), I was in the city, so I tried this restaurant because I’d liked the reviews on the show. While it was passable, it doesn’t warrant repeat patronage, aside from slightly quirky ambiance, not much to write home about. Also, the operating personnel reminded me of Seinfeld’s “Soup Nazi”: if they liked you, you got preferential treatment; for whatever reason I wasn’t ‘right’ so portion size and civility were noticeably reduced. Smiles. J

  • Amy

    What ARE the GODDAMN vegetarian options??? I have been trying to find out if the mac & cheese is vegetarian for over 1/2 hour – SUCK – How f’in fantastic to find out that there are 3 illusive, unknowable options! Thank you – 3, three, III – think I’ll go eat that – CRAP!

  • Jesse

    This episode was great, but the man’s fingernails in the Memphis Minnie’s BBQ segment were filthy and disgusting. You have got to have your hand models manicured (with CLEAN nails, please!) before you film them scooping up food. It’s highly unappetizing to see nasty, dirty nails touching food and it lowers the quality of your show.

  • GearMaven

    Just learned Memphis Minnie’s also is part of the airline dining programs, where you can earn airline miles for dining there. While I haven’t eaten there yet, I may give it a try after watching the show last night in order to save some airline frequent flyer miles about to expire.

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