United States Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all United States activity »
  1. 1 http://www.malemuscleshop.com/extreme-t-complex/
  2. 2 https://purelifegreencoffeebeanadvice.com/neuactive/
  3. 3 Los Angeles Area Restaurants - 2017 Edition
  4. 4 Suggestions for Sedona and Grand Canyon
  5. 5 Glacier National Park 2018
  6. 6 San Diego with teens in Februsry
  7. 7 Muir Woods in October
  8. 8 Hotel location Albuquerque
  9. 9 2 Grannies, 2 parents & 1 three-yr-old
  10. 10 Alaska 19 day itinerary - comments/opinions, please?
  11. 11 Trip Report Chicago - Memphis - NO - Anaheim (train/plane and taxi)
  12. 12 San Diego VRBO area
  13. 13 Botanical gardens on Maui, Hilo, and Kauai: how much do they differ?
  14. 14 Queen Anne or Belltown Hotel
  15. 15 Southbound lanes at San Ysidro Border Crossing close for 57 hrs.
  16. 16 Trip Report Disneyland Grand Californian
  17. 17 Overnight stay along Newburyport/Rockport train line
  18. 18 When will Key West be recovered from Irma?
  19. 19 Trip Report Colorado Shows Off
  20. 20 New England Tour
  21. 21 Kauai: First Trip Help Please
  22. 22 help me plan a Cali trip
  23. 23 Hawaii at Christmas with older teens
  24. 24 10-hour MIA layover ideas?
  25. 25 Trip to San Francisco in Dec 2017
View next 25 » Back to the top

Trip Report Gialina Pizzeria in San Francisco

Jump to last reply

Located in the Glen Park area of S.F., this little gem serves amazing pizza and almost more amazing appetizers and side dishes.

We went last night for our fourth visit and the pizza was thin and crispy and stayed that way as it sat there waiting to be eaten. We started with the small meatball app. The meatballs are moist and the marinara sauce is perfect. We also shared the braised pork belly on a bed a Sicilian chard. What a treat this dish is! If you are there and there is anything with pork belly on the menu, order it. This is the second dish I've had that involved pork belly and whoever they get it from knows how to cure meat.

Pizzas were a Margherita that was thin, crispy and delicious. Not over cheesed or over sauced or under basiled. The other was a covered in very thinly sliced potatoes that turned into little potato chip like things, thinly sliced red onions, and was sprinkled with crispy bacon and just the right amount of gorgonzola cheese. The crust had been dressed vigoroulsy with olive oil. Again, the crust remained crispy thoughout the meal.

Dessert was Bi-Rite ice cream.

Gialina is small, does not take reservations and fills up quickly. Glen Park is an area of the city many tourists don't get to I would imagine, but Gialina is a reason to hop onto Bart downtown to the Glen Park station and have some of the best pizza in the city.

14 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement