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CHIAROSCURO

CHIAROSCURO is contemporary restaurant that combines traditional values with a modern air. Inspired by the black and white films prominent during the Italian Neorealist movement of the 40’s and 50’s, CHIAROSCURO’s clients will experience a level of service that constitutes a class of its own and an atmosphere that will express a simple yet charming air. The design is reminiscent of a terrace on the Mediterranean Sea or a street in Rome and offers visual stimulus that sets it apart from the rest. The homemade pastas, bread, and a menu out of an Italian dream will draw you in by the succulent taste of rich dishes that will leave your palate begging for more.
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439 Current Reviews
Summary of Diner Ratings & Reviews
Overall 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
(439 Reviews)
Open Ratings Snapshot
Rating Breakdown 439 reviews
5 stars
(236)
4 stars
(120)
3 stars
(39)
2 stars
(36)
1 star
(8)
Food 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Service 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Ambiance 
4.2 / 5
(Outstanding) 4.2 / 5
Noise Level
1.9 / 3
Moderate
Value 
3.6 / 5
(Very Good) 3.6 / 5
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Diners classify this restaurant as:
  • fit for foodies(232)
  • special occasion(185)
  • romantic(142)
  • notable wine list(108)
  • neighborhood gem(98)
  • great for lunch(80)
CHIAROSCURO Reviews List
Review 1 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 4/26/2016
 2007
Dined on 4/26/2016
 2007
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/26/2016
 2007
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Review 2 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/28/2016
 2015
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Review 3 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Reservations recommended for lunch! Pork belly was the freaking awesome! Gnocchi cooked perfectly (not
Mushy). Bruschetta starter also flavorful. Well done! Will have to go back again. Soon! Note: be prepared to have some extra time at lunch. Service a bit slow for the local business lunch crowd.
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Dined on 4/27/2016
 2000
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Review 4 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Dined on 4/16/2016
 2007
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Review 5 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great food and service

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"My husband I went here thinking it would be a simple wine charcuterie and cheese restaurant but it was so much more. The menu was "traditional" contemporary Italian - creative and modern - no spaghetti and meat balls here. We chose to do the 4 course meal and wine pairing and let our waiter Savulo choose the dishes and wine for us. He did an excellent job - he surprised and satisfied our pallets. The service wained slightly as the restaurant filled up with customers, but they recovered nicely by the end of our meal. I expect this place will become one of our neighborhood favorites. But it is also well worth a trip if you don't live in the area."
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 6 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Simple yet elegant. Perfect ambiance for a romantic dinner or with friends. Food is excellent from appetizers to dessert-flavors are unique. If you are a wine lover, the wine pairing is just great. From a connoisseur of Italian food from north to south this is one of the best Italian restaurants in San Francisco. Food Presentation a perfect 10.
Service was very good, it could be excellent if the head manager wasn't pushy.
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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list
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Review 7 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2005
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2005
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"absolutely delicious and memorable meal!"
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2005
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Review 8 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 4/16/2016
 2011
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 9 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"The service was great and the food was good as usual."
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2005
Special Features: great for lunch
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Review 10 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Special place for a special occasion

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We were celebrating a birthday, and this turned out to be a very special place! The rolls were hot and the butter was special. The risotto was one of the best I have had. The profiteroles were exceptional! Thank you for a great experience. I would recommend this restaurant as a place for a special lunch or dinner!"
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2004
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 11 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"Stay away unless you like over-salted food and slow service"
Dined on 4/14/2016
 2006
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Review 12 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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Dined on 3/24/2016
 2013
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2013
Food 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2013
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Review 13 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Always a pleasure

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"When we grow nostalgic for Rome, we go to Chiaruscuro. The highlight for us is the cacio e pepe - a simple pasta dish of cheese and pepper that us wonderful with excellent ingredients and preparation, and Chiaruscuro does it right. When it comes to ordering other dishes and the wine, we have put ourselves in the hands of the waitstaff and been very happy with their recommendations."
Dined on 4/09/2016
 2011
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 14 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/07/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 4/07/2016
 2016
Special Features: romantic, good for groups, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 15 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 4/09/2016
 2008
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Review 16 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 4/05/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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Review 17 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Innovative Alta Cucina

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"We had a tasting menu special coupon, and it was good. The food was very different and tasty. We got 4 courses - antipasta, primi, secondi and dessert. You can also get a 3-course or 5 course dinner. The staff is very helpful with answering questions and making suggestions. It's a good restaurant for a date, because you can actually hear in the restaurant. Lots of couples or small groups enjoying special night out. A little pricey without the coupon though."
Dined on 3/30/2016
 2004
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 18 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Dined on 4/01/2016
 2005
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Review 19 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2004
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2004
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2004
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 20 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2009
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/31/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch
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Review 21 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Dined on 3/28/2016
 2002
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Review 22 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

We enjoyed everything!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
"We enjoyed everything - from the entrance and to the desert."
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2012
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies, late-night find
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Review 23 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Dined on 3/29/2016
 2005
Special Features: great for lunch
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Review 24 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2009
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, fit for foodies
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Review 25 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/25/2016
 2007
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2007
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2007
Special Features: fit for foodies
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Review 26 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/25/2016
 2009
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2009
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/25/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 27 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

An Authentic Taste of Sicily

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Having just come back from our second trip to Sicily in as many years, my wife and I were curious to see what Chiaroscuro had to offer. After the first bite of the grilled octopus appetizer, we were transported back. The pastas and fish special were excellent, and, for an added treat, whoever handles chocolate in the kitchen is a genius!"
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2008
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 28 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2000
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2000
Dined on 3/26/2016
 2000
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Review 29 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2005
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 30 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/23/2016
 2010
Special Features: great for lunch, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 31 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/24/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Amazing service! And the food was incredible. True Italian food"
Dined on 3/24/2016
 2012
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Review 32 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

Dined on 3/19/2016
 2008
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Review 33 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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Dined on 3/22/2016
 2012
Dined on 3/22/2016
 2012
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/22/2016
 2012
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 34 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2008
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem
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Review 35 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5

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Dined on 3/21/2016
 2014
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2014
Food 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
1 / 5
(Poor) 1 / 5
Dined on 3/21/2016
 2014
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Review 36 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

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Dined on 3/18/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2008
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2008
Special Features: good for groups, fit for foodies
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Review 37 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Everything was excellent .

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Great food and service, the price point was higher than expected, compaired to other restaurants of similar quality. This would not stop me from going back, but it will remain a speacial occasion restaurant."
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2009
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 38 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/16/2016
 2007
Special Features: romantic, neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 39 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Great

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Took out of town guests for lunch and everyone had a great meal in the heart of San Francisco. Good respite from normal out of town visitor routine. Memorable food and service."
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2016
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for lunch, special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 40 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
"Loved this unique and eclectic restaurant in the heart of San Francisco's financial district. Our veal dish was superb. Service was attentive. Appetizer of meats/cheeses sensational. A real pleasure to dine here and partake of outstanding cuisine."
Dined on 3/18/2016
 2007
Special Features: neighborhood gem, hot spot, great for lunch, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 41 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Good quality ingredients and well prepared but lack of favor. Every course tasted mainly of salt, and small amount of vinegar.Disappointing."
Dined on 3/17/2016
 2007
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Review 42 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/15/2016
 2004
Special Features: neighborhood gem, great for brunch, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 43 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

Dined on 3/16/2016
 2003
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Review 44 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Really great food and impeccable service!

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Value 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Dined on 3/12/2016
 2004
Special Features: special occasion, fit for foodies
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Review 45 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

biggest negative was the lack of parking

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Dined on 3/11/2016
 2008
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2008
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2008
Special Features: notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 46 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5

A wonderful find!

Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
"This retaurant did not disappoint. First, second and thirdcourses were all delicious , but the grilled squid was outstanding. Enjoyed the ambience and decor and being introduced to Mama. Initial mix up with the selected wine was sorted out with little fanfare. Would definitely return."
Dined on 3/10/2016
 2004
Special Features: romantic, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 47 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
Value 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Dined on 3/10/2016
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, special occasion, notable wine list, fit for foodies
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Review 48 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5

OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/09/2016
 2014
Dined on 3/09/2016
 2014
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Modern Italian. Very attractive and. small contemporary space
Open kitchen. Nice folks. Chef was engaging and present.
Plates are artful. Small
Menu. Food almost room temperature, But flavorful.
Don't seem to be very strong On managing their wine program-room to improve.
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Dined on 3/09/2016
 2014
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Review 49 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
Dined on 3/11/2016
 2007
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Review 50 for CHIAROSCURO
Overall rating 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5

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OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
Food 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
4 / 3
Energetic
"The food was excellent although the Cacio e Pepe (what I was looking forward to the most) was a bit salty."
Dined on 3/07/2016
 2007
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