Tips for Davies Symphony Hall

201 Van Ness San Francisco CA 94102 Between Hayes and Grove
4.6 by 6228 members
Davies Symphony Hall 4.586175337186898 out of 5 6228

1,111 Davies Symphony Hall Tips

  • Casual 2
  • Dressy 2
  • Festive 2
  • Take public transit 4
  • Splurge for valet 1
  • Parking is scarce 1
  • Dine before you go 1
  • Food and drinks for purchase 1
18 events
10 reviews
9 stars
BART is great but walking past the homeless was not.
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93 events
39 reviews
9 stars
111 events
75 reviews
6 stars
Many dining venues on Van Ness, such as 30 0 or Max's or Hayes Valley
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111 events
75 reviews
6 stars
#47 & 49 stop in front of the venue.
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111 events
75 reviews
6 stars
The weather was mild. I wore casual clothes but dressing up is also strongly encouraged!.
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31 events
8 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.
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31 events
29 reviews
48 stars
Had dinner an cocktails at Max's Opera Cafe
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31 events
29 reviews
48 stars
found parking on the street on Franklin
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31 events
29 reviews
48 stars
The weather was windy and chilly. I wore black slacks, jersey top, black cardigan dressy sweater and boots.
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350z Red Velvet
24 events
11 reviews
23 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
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Lebay Red Velvet
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
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7 events
4 reviews
1 stars
we should have taken public transportation or planned for more time to look for parking
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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.
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55 events
48 reviews
53 stars
Lots of good nearby places for a bite before and after.
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55 events
48 reviews
53 stars
Nearby free street parking often available if you arrive by 6 PM.
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4 events
0 reviews
0 stars
If one goes few minutes before 6 pm, it is easy to find street parking.
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4 events
0 reviews
0 stars
The best and most convenient place to eat before the concert is at Jardiniere. Also, you can stop for a drink afterwards.
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1 events
1 review
1 stars
The weather was rainey . I wore warm clothes but dressy.
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3 events
0 reviews
0 stars
The weather was a perfect no coat evening in SF.. I wore slacks & a button up shirt..
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3 events
2 reviews
1 stars
Found parking in a garage a few blocks away for $8 all day Sunday rate. Arrive in the city 45 minutes early so as not to have to stress over finding parking. Limited on street parking. Spring for a parking lot.
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