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Hilda's Coffee Shop

££ - £££
American, Cafe, Diner
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639 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2615
+1 415-457-9266
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Best florentine eggs Benedict I have ever had. Fruit was as fresh as can be. Husbands pancakes were thin and crisp on edge. Delicious. Highly recommend.

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Thank Betty S
Gilroy, California
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378 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Not the original location, but a few doors down, Hilda's Coffee shop has been a staple of San Anselmo longer than I've been around! They have standard breakfast fare, but it is really good, as well as healthy eating options

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Thank Norma W
Downingtown, Pennsylvania, United States
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39 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

Warm friendly atmosphere and great food. A real local experience. Who knows, George Lucas may be sitting next to you.

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Thank 329William
West Chicago, Illinois
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907 reviews
481 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 297 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Local feel, great food, wonderful friendly service - what could be better? Three generations came here for breakfast and even the young kids devoured the stack of pancakes!! I just had poached eggs and fruit - how fresh and good but boring!! The coffee flows but the food disappears very quickly. Put it on your list if you are SA

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Thank sue o
San Francisco, California
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 July 2016

Great food, good-sized portions and friendly service in a relaxed, comfortable environment. We've been eating at Hilda's for years, and keep going back because it's like a second home. While they've been around for years, new items are regularly added to the menu...so there's always something to try if you want to avoid being in a rut. We, however, usually... More 

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Thank Ohana_Lover
Kona, Hawaii
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121 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

This is such a local place for lunch. We first went their for some kind of meatloaf sandwich with a well-known director friend who was obsessed with it. Glad they are still around.

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Thank Alohamary
San Anselmo, California
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

great place for breakfast. Nice staff, good coffee (ask for the strong stuff) like you've gone back in time - in a good way..

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Thank williwell
San Anselmo, California
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016

This is a good place for breakfast, the service is mostly personable and it is more enjoyable when it is not a playground for the entitled Marin families who do not care about other diners when out to eat with their spoiled children.

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Thank Edwardp3
San Anselmo, California
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2015

Hilda's doesn't stand out as a great breakfast place in the area. There are plenty of other alternatives nearby. However, their food is consistent, and it's good food - it just isn't something I would talk about.

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Thank originalcopy
San Anselmo, California
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

Yummy, Basic Breakfast foods. Large portions, great prices. If you need more than a bagel, Hilda's is the place to go!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 639 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960-2615
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Marin County  >  San Anselmo
  • Phone Number: +1 415-457-9266

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?