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253 Columbus Ave
San Francisco, CA


Solutions for private events of under 40 people: a downtown San Francisco venue, event services, and a sharp collection of rentals.


COOKHOUSE Reservation

With a Cookhouse reservation, we provide the space and everything you need to serve a meal for up to 30 guests seated. The rest is up to you! BYO chef, have a pizza-making party, or throw a shower. Scroll down to see a list of what’s included when you make a reservation at Cookhouse.

You can add the following items to your reservation as desired:

  • For a hand with service, pouring drinks, keeping organized, and packing in & out, see Event Assistants.

  • Check out our selection of beverages, and feel free to pre-order or BYOB.

  • For additional cookware, serveware, seating, and decor, check out our rentals.

  • Are you undecided about the menu or chef? Here are some past menus for inspiration.

(Want us to take care of the details instead? Check out our package options!)


Rates vary by date and group size. Please inquire for availability and rates by clicking on the button below.



  • Wifi

  • Sound system hookup

  • Screen and projector, Mac adapter

  • DirecTV

  • For film/photo shoots, please inquire for our tech specs


  • Exclusive use of the full venue

  • Furniture: tables, chairs, and custom set up for your group size before you arrive (see below)

  • Use of all on-site kitchen equipment, silverware, plates, glasses, decor, and technical amenities (see following lists)

  • Access to pre-stocked wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages

  • Clean up after your event



  • Recommendations to event professionals and vendors

  • Referrals are tailored to your preferences and budget

Note: we want the best fit to make your event the best it can be, and thus do not accept or receive kickbacks from event vendors.


  • A scheduled 20 minute phone consultation with one of our senior staff

  • Estimate calculation to help you budget for various elements of your event



  • Coco - seats 2-3, 2 available, brown leather loveseat with arms

  • Clara - 12 available, dove gray upholstered dining chair

  • Madeline - 18 available, wooden dining chairs, padded seats

Up to 10 dining chairs (Claras or Madelines) can be hidden away. The 2 Marks, 1 Sara, and 2 Cocos always stay in the room.

Setup prior to your event as well as breakdown after your event by our staff is included in the reservation.

Please inquire if you require additional or different tables and seats.


  • Sara - seats 6-10, Brazilian black sandstone & cast iron, bistro height, 103" x 30"

  • Stuart - seats 8-30, walnut top, formal dining height, 120"-377" x 35", table for 27-30 curves on one end

  • Eva - seats 4, 2 available, round beveled glass top, dining height, 42" diameter

  • Mark - seats 2, 2 available, rectangular Brazilian black sandstone top, 22" x 28"

  • Counters - low counter seats 4, high counter seats 7 and flips up from kitchen island


Countertop Appliances

  • KitchenAid Professional 620 Limited Edition stand mixer, 6-qt. bowl, wire whip, burnished flat beater, spiral dough hook

  • Breville Sous Chef food processor, 12-cup

  • Vitamix Professional Series 500 blender

  • Breville stainless steel electric kettle, 1.7-liter*

  • Capresso coffee grinder*

  • Immersion hand blender*

Built-In Appliances

  • Thermador 48” pro grand range

  • Thermador 36” mirrored induction cooktop

  • Thermador 30” convection warming drawer

  • Thermador 24" steam and convection wall oven

  • Thermador 36” refrigerator and bottom freezer

  • Everpure H-300 drinking water filter & faucet

  • Franke 19” undermount fireclay sink

  • Franke 36" apron front fireclay sink

  • Dishwasher (15-minute cycle)



  • MAC Professional Series Mighty 9.5" French Chef's Knife

  • MAC Professional Series 8.0" Chef's Knife

  • MAC Professional Series 10.5” slicer w/ dimples

  • MAC Professional Series 5.0” paring/utility

  • MAC Superior Series bread/slicer 10.5”

  • MAC Chef Series 6.0” boning/fillet knife


  • Microplane fine, medium ribbon, coarse paddle graters

  • Prep bowls in five sizes, colander, salad spinner

  • Wood and plastic cutting boards, Boos block*

  • Kitchen shears, measuring cups and spoons, offset spatula*, rolling pin

  • Mandolin and guard*, food mill*, chinois, meat/candy thermometer, scale

  • Plenty more, from tongs to ice cream scoops


  • Staub cast iron dutch ovens - 5.5qt and 7qt with lids

  • All-Clad stainless steel fry pans - 8in, 10in, 12in, and 14in

  • All-Clad nonstick fry pans - 10in, 12in with lids

  • All-Clad 2qt sauce pans with lids (2)

  • All-Clad 3qt saucier with lid (2)

  • All-Clad 6qt sauté pan with lid

  • All-Clad 12qt stock pot with lid

  • Large Stock Pot*

  • Rondeau*


  • Bourgeat roasting pan, full-size

  • All-Clad roasting pan with rack

  • Sheet pans - full, half, quarter, and eigth

  • Le Creuset covered rectangular baking dish

  • Ceramic ramekins - 8oz

  • Pizza stones*



  • Platters of various shapes and sizes, cake plate

  • Water carafes, wine decanter, 16oz french press

  • Beverage bucket*, ice bucket, corkscrew

  • Oven mitts, kitchen towels, paper towels, dinner napkins

  • Plastic wrap, foil*, parchment paper*, take-home containers*

  • Vases and candles


  • Dinner plates, salad plates, low bowls, soup bowls

  • Dinner forks, spoons, and knives

  • Dessert forks and spoons

  • All-purpose wine glasses, champagne coupes, and half pint water glasses

  • Coffee cups and saucers

* available by request (No Additional charge)

Note: This is a partial list - the full list would be overwhelming! We've included our most commonly requested items here, but please check with us if there's anything you need that's not listed.