Whether you seek a restaurant in San Francisco to have a romantic date or you just want to cut loose with a few signature cocktails, at Palio D’Asti Italian Restaurant, our traditional regional cuisine is authentic and delectable celebrating & the Bounty of Northern California. The perfect and best Italian restaurant to host any special event. From banquets and wedding receptions to corporate dinners, Palio D’Asti is the perfect destination for any occasion with several private rooms available for group dining. We are an ideal choice for lunch, brunch and even happy hours. We aim to give you the best dining experience and atmosphere.
Voted “Top 3 Best Italian Restaurant” in the Bay Area by SFGate.com readers, Palio D’Asti offers one of the most authentic and pleasurable dining experiences among restaurants in the city. Conveniently located in the Financial District, Palio D’Asti features classic and contemporary Italian regional cuisine combined with exceptional service. With our popular a la carte lunch and well-priced “mix and match” prix fixe dinner (with options of 2-4 courses) we have selections to satisfy any palate. We are home to San Francisco's best happy hour featuring $1 artisan pizza.
With owner Martino DiGrande greeting you at the door daily, Palio D’Asti has thrived as San Francisco’s favorite downtown ristorante. Offering a seasonal changing menu that features organic ingredients, artisan products, and sustainable meats and fish. Our professional European style service allows us to offer authentic regional Italian cuisine in a charming atmosphere. With a Wine Spectator award-winning wine list and a premium bar with creative seasonal cocktails; we have earned a "2012 Diners Choice" award from Open Table users.
At Palio D’Asti our sophisticated ambiance is both contemporary and festive with colorful murals, flags and artworks that honor the restaurant’s Italian namesake "horse race". We have created a casually elegant setting for power lunches, happy hour get-togethers, romantic dinners, and group dining celebrations. Our staff is friendly and unpretentious striving to give each guest personable service working as a team to ensure that each guest has a memorable experience.
Palio D’Asti is the perfect downtown restaurant in San Francisco for private dining and special events including fundraisers, holiday parties, corporate meetings, rehearsal dinners and any group dining needs. With a full time, dedicated Event Planning Department, Palio D’Asti offers several private rooms and semi- private areas, our party venue can easily accommodate groups of 10 to 300 for breakfast, lunch, all day meetings, cocktail receptions, or dinner.
Palio D’Asti’s mixologists create an intriguing selection of traditional, new, and seasonal cocktails that perfectly complement what many consider the best happy hour in the downtown financial district. Monday through Friday from 4-7pm, guests who purchase two “adult” drinks receive their choice of a wood-fired gourmet pizza for only $1- but get there early as the $1 offer is only good each day while supplies last.
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May 27, 2011
Lunch Mon-Fri 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m.
Dinner Mon-Sat. 5:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
Bar Menu Mon-Fri 2:30 p.m.-5:30 p.m.
Happy Hour Mon-Fri 4:00pm-7:00 p.m.
Breakfast Private Meetings Available Mon-Fri 7-11am
All Day Meetings Available Mon-Sat