Tips for Davies Symphony Hall

201 Van Ness San Francisco CA 94102 Between Hayes and Grove
4.6 by 6906 members
Davies Symphony Hall 4.590834057341441 out of 5 6906

1,120 Davies Symphony Hall Tips

  • Festive 3
  • Casual 2
  • Dressy 2
  • Take public transit 5
  • Parking is scarce 2
  • Splurge for valet 1
  • Dine before you go 2
  • Food and drinks for purchase 1
32 events
25 reviews
5 stars
Parking available on the nearby streets after 6 pm
32 events
25 reviews
5 stars
The weather was rainy. I wore Christmas top and slacks.
51 events
28 reviews
5 stars
depending on events around civic center, traffic and parking can be really difficult, so give yourself plenty of time to find parking and bring some cash, because if there is only limited parking all garages will accept cash only!
12 events
7 reviews
0 stars
Corridor at 100 Van Ness, casual and fast with great food and service
110 events
41 reviews
10 stars
18 events
10 reviews
9 stars
BART is great but walking past the homeless was not.
110 events
41 reviews
10 stars
Go to Arlequin winebar beforehand.
130 events
86 reviews
10 stars
Many dining venues on Van Ness, such as 30 0 or Max's or Hayes Valley
130 events
86 reviews
10 stars
#47 & 49 stop in front of the venue.
130 events
86 reviews
10 stars
The weather was mild. I wore casual clothes but dressing up is also strongly encouraged!.
34 events
9 reviews
0 stars
Please remember not to talk during live performances. The only bad part of the night was the woman sitting behind me who "assumed" none of us could hear here when she was commenting throughout the first piece.
32 events
29 reviews
48 stars
Had dinner an cocktails at Max's Opera Cafe
32 events
29 reviews
48 stars
found parking on the street on Franklin
32 events
29 reviews
48 stars
The weather was windy and chilly. I wore black slacks, jersey top, black cardigan dressy sweater and boots.
350z Red Velvet
31 events
12 reviews
73 stars
Plan on parking blocks away from event. Bring sweater or jacket as the weather changes from one moment to the next.
Johnny Mathis With the San Francisco Symphony
Lebay
21 events
3 reviews
22 stars
Took BART. Davies Hall not far. Although it was a cool evening, it seemed a little toasty in the concert hall. Plush velvet seats hold heat. Dress in layers.
Johnny Mathis With the San Francisco Symphony
7 events
4 reviews
1 stars
we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
55 events
48 reviews
53 stars
Burgers are excellent at Double Decker, 465 Grove St, only 2 blocks away. Classic small burger joint. Excellent ingredients and preparation.
55 events
48 reviews
53 stars
Lots of good nearby places for a bite before and after.
55 events
48 reviews
53 stars
Nearby free street parking often available if you arrive by 6 PM.