Owned and operated by Francesco d’Ippolito, and staffed by an experienced, multi-cultured family of hosts who are all passionate about the experience and concept, Poesia is the latest addition of authentic Italian cuisine to call San Francisco its home.
Nestled in the middle of vibrant and colorful neighborhood of the Castro, Poesia features the finest hand-made, traditional ingredients and pastas, combined with meticulous preparation and presentation that is second to none.
Our restaurant may accommodate up to 40 guests comfortably, with a full bar to provide traditional and unique drinks of choice, and a cozy poetry lounge to explore your romantic and creative side. Featured on one of our walls are projected Italian films from the era of Dolce Vita, bringing us to a time of romance, passion and lively humor.
It is with every intention to give out patrons a warm, intimate experience with superior attention not just to our menu, but to the relationship with have with every guest.