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Fine Dining in the Heart of Downtown San Francisco
Sophisticated ModernMediterranean Cuisine

When it comes to popular SoMa restaurants, InterContinental San Francisco boasts one of the best. Our very own Luce restaurant regularly earns awards and admiration for its delectable contemporary Mediterranean cuisine. Bistro 888 has a causal menu designed by Luce, while our Bar 888 garners accolades for its carefully curated selection of seasonal and classic cocktails, craft beers, wines, premium spirits, as well as elevated bar eats.

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 Fine Dining in Luxurious Ground Floor Restaurant

  • Thursday - Saturday: 
    First seating at 5:30pm and last seating at 9:00pm

Savor modern Mediterranean cuisine with European influences at our chic downtown San Francisco restaurant. The renowned four and six-course tasting menus feature Chef Dennis Efthymiou’s eccentric, multi-dimensional style of cooking spotlighting his expertise in European cuisine.

Luce presents an idiosyncratic wine program carrying the prestige of the “Best of Award of Excellence” from Wine Spectator magazine. Isauro Zavala is Wine Director for Luce.

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Private Dining Room:

  • F&B minimum starting at $1,800++
  • Room rental of $300++
  • Minimum of 6 guests and maximum of 16 guests


  • F&B minimum starting at $1,000++ with a $600 room rental.


  • F&B minimum starting at $1,000++ with a $600 room rental.


  • F&B minimum starting at $15,000+++. During conventions, a $3,000 room rental will apply.

Bistro 888:

  • F&B minimum starting at $5,000++. During conventions, a $2,000 room rental will apply.
  • If set up needed, additional set up fee to cover housemen cost of $250
  • tray-passed hors d'oeuvres from Luce, stationed platters from BQT

Living Room:

  • F&B minimum starting at $3,500++. During conventions, a $2,000 room rental will apply.
  • tray-passed hors d'oeuvres from Luce, stationed platters from BQT

Other items:

  • Bar set up $325
  • Dividers: $250/panel
    **++ 24% charge and 8.625% tax

    Bistro 888

    Bistro 888

    Casual Dining with dishes from the Luce kitchen

    • Open Daily

    Whether you’re fueling up for a big day or just grabbing a bite in between activities, Bistro 888 offers a breakfast buffet, including fresh pastries, healthy snacks, daily specials, and tasty tea and coffee, to keep you on the move.

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    Traditional Accoutrement,
    Breads, & Crackers


    New York Strip
    Herb Chimichurri, Red Wine Jus

    Cedar Plank Salmon

    Herb Roasted Turkey Breast
    Citrus Sage Gravy


    Roasted Garlic Potato Puree
    Parsley Pisto

    Goat Cheese Polenta Gratin

    Vanilla Cardamon Pain Perdue

    Barrel Aged Maple, Berries

    Nueske's Bacon

    Chicken Apple Sausage

    Scramble Eggs


    Legume Salad
    Pickled Shallot, Smoked Almonds, Roasted Pear,
    Champagne Vinaigrette

    Baby Greens
    Shaved Spring Vegetables, Citrus Agave Vinaigrette

    Assorted Sliced Fruits and Berries

    Individual Chocolate Almond Chia Pudding
    Roasted Strawberries


    Assorted Dessert Display
    Sweet Crepe Station

    Bar 888

    Bar 888

    Artisanal Cocktails, Craft Beer, Wine, and Premium Spirits

    • Monday - Friday:
      11:00am - 10:00pm
    • Saturday & Sunday:
      9:00am - 11:00pm
      Kitchen closes at 10:00pm, Bar/Cocktails open until 11:00pm.

    Enter the intimate yet lively surroundings of Bar 888 and enjoy expertly mixed seasonal and classic cocktails, local craft beers and wines, and over 100 top-shelf spirits, from 25-year-old scotches to 100% Espadin mezcal. A variety of light bites, entrees, and desserts from Luce are available for the perfect food & beverage pairing.

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