Tosca Cafe

Italian Restaurant
242 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94133 242 Columbus Avenue, San Francisco Directions
Today 12:00 AM - 2:00 AM Closed All Hours
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About this Business

  • Cuisine
    Cafe, Italian, Pub Food, Contemporary, Vegan
  • Meals
    Dinner
  • Price
    $30-$50
  • Hours
    Sun-Sat
    12:00 AM - 2:00 AM, 5:00 PM - 11:59 PM
  • Cuisine
    Cafe, Italian, Pub Food, Contemporary, Vegan
  • Meals
    Dinner
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  • Attire
    Casual
  • Alcohol
    Available
  • Parking
    Valet
  • Delivery
    Yes
  • Takeout
    Yes
  • Reservations
    Yes
  • Vegetarian Options
    Yes
  • Gluten Free Options
    Yes
  • Cash Only Payment
    Yes
  • Good For Groups
    Yes
  • Vegan Options
    Yes
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Tips

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From Our Editors

Tosca Cafe: A User’s Guide

Rustic Italian Cuisine | Crackling Meats | Art Deco–Era Bar | Renowned Chef

Sample Menu

  • Appetizer: crispy pig tails rubbed with bay-leaf powder and agrodolce
  • First: chicken-liver spiedini with marsala, balsamic vinegar, and salsa verde
  • Second: lumaconi with prosciutto and lemon breadcrumbs
  • Third: roasted chicken for two with ricotta and pine nuts

Meet Chef April Bloomfield

  • She worked at Michelin-starred restaurants including Chez Panisse.
  • Food & Wine magazine put her on its list of the Best New Chefs of 2007.

Press Accolades:

  • “[The] crew also makes dried semolina pasta shells called lumaconi... that I would eat once a week if I lived nearby.” — the New York Times
  • “The bold, earthy flavors of the food offer a taste of the signature style of one of my favorite New York chefs.” — Serious Eats
  • “Tosca Cafe feels like the place to be in S.F. at this moment.” — SF Weekly


While You’re Waiting


  • Scan the restaurant for celebrities; past diners include Sean Penn and Francis Ford Coppola.

  • Admire the newly restored murals, which were originally painted in 1919.



Inside Tips

  • Bring some quarters for the opera-and-big-band jukebox.
  • If you’re set on the chicken for two, order it right away; it takes about an hour to roast.

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Tosca Cafe

Sun-Sat
12:00 AM - 2:00 AM, 5:00 PM - 11:59 PM
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