Looking for food & drink near The Strand?

Make your A.C.T. experience complete with lunch or dinner at one of our local favorites—all within walking distance of The Strand Theater.

Show your New Strands program or tickets at any of these restaurants to receive a special discount!


The Strand Cafe

1127 Market Street

New Strands Festival Opening Hours:

8 a.m.–4 p.m., 6–7 p.m.
Saturday 11 a.m.–9 p.m.
Sunday noon–7 p.m.

Conveniently located in the theater lobby, The Strand Cafe features complimentary Wi-Fi, breakfast scones, light bites, and Artis coffee during the day and cocktails and light bites at night. 


★ Preferred Partner

Montesacro Pinseria-Enoteca

510 Stevenson Street (between 6th & 7th)
2.5 blocks from The Strand

A.C.T. audiences are invited to explore Montesacro Pinseria-Enoteca, the first stateside Roman pinseria offering a modern take on pinsa, a flatbread ancestor of Pizza, made with a blend of rice, soy and wheat flour imported directly from Rome, all GMO-free. Offering a wide selection of imported and local cheeses, cured meats and many typical cold plates of the Roman tradition, along with an extensive international wine and beer list, Montesacro Pinseria-Enotecais open for lunch or dinner Monday through Sunday.

 Show your A.C.T. ticket the day of your performance and receive a free glass of house wine!


Sam’s American Eatery

1220 Market Street between 8th and 9th Streets
Open daily from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, Sam’s offers American fare—from burgers to blue-plate specials and entrees.

Show your A.C.T. ticket when you visit to recieve 20% off your total bill!


Raavi Eatery

1063 Market Street between 6th & 7th
Open daily from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Raavi Eatery offers delicious Indian dining and takeout to San Francisco, CA. Raavi Eatery is a cornerstone in the San Francisco community and has been recognized for its outstanding cuisine, excellent service and friendly staff. Our restaurant is known for its modern interpretation of classic dishes and its insistence on only using high quality fresh ingredients.

Show your A.C.T. ticket when you visit to recieve a discount!


The Flying Falafel

1051 Market Street between 6th and 7th Streets
Open daily from 10 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

Casual, colorful stop for counter-serve falafel sandwiches & other housemade Mediterranean eats.



Tu Lan Vietnamese

8 Sixth Street at Market Street
Open Monday–Saturday 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.

One of San Francisco's most long-standing bargain bites, Tu Lan Vietnamese is perfect for bowls of pho & traditional noodle dishes.




992 Market Street at 6th Street
Open Monday–Friday 12 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Saturday & Sunday 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

A buzzy bistro with outdoor seating offering a diverse selection of wine, a curated craft beer list, a seasonal menu for quick lunches or relaxing evenings.



Fermentation Lab

1230 Market Street between 7th and 8th Streets
Open Tuesday–Sunday 4 p.m. to 12 a.m.

Celebrating the pairing of beer with food, Fermentation Lab features 25 beers on tap and fermented foods on the menu.



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