Are you looking San Francisco private dining after your San Francisco City Hall wedding? Need a private room for your intimate San Francisco wedding reception or private event? Take a look at the best San Francisco restaurants for your wedding reception which offer a private dining experience. Each restaurant offers a unique menu, atmosphere, and privacy for your celebration.

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Bride and groom holding hands and smiling at each other in front of Foreign Cinema restaurant wedding

Foreign Cinema provides distinctive private dining spaces for up to 350 guests. Foreign Cinema features globally-inspired cuisine.

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Address: 2534 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: 415-648-7600


Left photo is couple standing in front of Wayfare Tavern and right photo is couple sitting at table

Wayfare Tavern is the perfect gathering place for intimate receptions to larger receptions for 20-50 guests seated. With three unique private dining rooms to accommodate wedding receptions and rehearsal dinners.

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The Sequoia Room: The Penthouse with views of the Transamerica Pyramid building

The Bartlett Room: The classic private room with a personal bar

The Billiard’s Room: Great for intimate groups

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Address: 558 Sacramento Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-772-9060


Bride and groom standing in front of Absinthe Restaurant in San Francisco reception

Absinthe Brasserie & Bar is located in San Francisco’s Hayes Valley neighborhood, within walking distance of San Francisco City Hall. Absinthe features a creative menu of French brasserie fare with classic cocktails.

Capacity: 60 Seated

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Address: 398 Hayes Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone: 415-551-1590


Bride and groom share a kiss at Chambers Eat and Drink. restaurant in San Francisco

Chambers is a lounge, restaurant, and event venue with outdoor poolside courtyard. Chambers is located 3 blocks away from San Francisco City Hall.

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Address: 601 Eddy Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-496-5178


Bride and groom toast each other at their wedding reception at Sociale restaurant in San Francisco

Sociale offers rustic Northern Italian cuisine. Sociale features an array of different private dining options.

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Address: 3665 Sacramento, San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: 415-921-3200


Che Fico Celentano Room Private Dining in San Francisco

Che Fico is an Italian Taverna in the Nopa neighborhood. Their Celentano Room offers an intimate and vibrant private dining space. Their food focuses on Italian cuisine through the lens of California.

The Celentano Room
Capacity: 14 Seated

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Address: 838 Divisadero Street, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-416-6959


Private wedding reception at Spruce in San Francisco

Spruce creates California-inspired cuisine. From a casual luncheon to an elegant cocktail reception, sit-down dinner, or restaurant buy-out, their culinary team will prepare a custom menu for your event.

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Address: 3640 Sacramento, San Francisco, CA 94118
Phone: 415-931-5100


Guests toasts the happy couple at their wedding reception private dining at Epic Steakhouse in San Francisco

Epic Steak is a San Francisco steakhouse with views of the Bay, many private dining options including outdoor space.

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Address: 369 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-369-9955


Signage for Harborview restaurant in San Francisco

Harborview proudly features Cantonese Chinese Cuisine in a sophisticated yet unpretentious setting with a stunning view of San Francisco Bay. Harborview offers private dining for groups of 24-200 seated.

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Address: 4 Embarcadero Center, San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: 415-399-1200


R&G Lounge is an iconic Cantonese Chinese Cuisine restaurant located in the historic Chinatown neighborhood of San Francisco. R&G Lounge offers private dining for groups with a banquet menu.

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Address: 631 Kearny Street, San Francisco, CA 94108
Phone: 415-982-7877


Scoma’s serves the freshest local seafood brought directly to their pier by local fishermen. Iconic waterfront dining in Fisherman’s Wharf.

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Address: 1965 Al Scoma Way, Pier 47, Fisherman’s Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone: 415-771-4383


Harlequin is a 1920’s Revival Style restaurant featuring New American cuisine with decadent cocktails.

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Address: 68 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Phone: 415-488-5950


Ernest offers a market-driven menu with intense global flavors in a relaxed, fun environment in the Mission District.

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Address: 1890 Bryant Street, Suite 100, San Francisco, CA 94110
Phone: 415-829-2961

Updated on May 13, 2024

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