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Cafe Bean

800 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109-6115
+1 415-928-0888
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
11 Mar 2017
“Cool atmosphere, good coffee”
23 May 2016
“lovely quaint place”
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800 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109-6115
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

We went here on the recommendation from prior trip advisors and were sorely disappointed. This place was empty and the one person serving was unhelpful. We wanted pancakes, but were told they only do pancakes on the weekends- so there was a very limited menu....More

Thank Boxer61
Reviewed 26 August 2013

We came here for an early breakfast. Enjoyed all the windows and having the city all around us. The man working there was very nice, great service and very good food. Really enjoyed the atmosphere of the place, low key, funky. Everyone in the family...More

Thank genny87
Reviewed 26 May 2013

We popped into Café Bean after a long day out sight seeing for a couple of beers and spend a relaxing hour sitting outside people watching. We returned the next morning for breakfast which was of a good quality with lots of choice available. The...More

Thank MrsH23
Reviewed 11 May 2013

Cafe bean is popular with students, locals and visitors for its excellent coffee and low cost breakfasts and lunches. Cafe Bean has a constant stream of customers, no doubt due to the friendly proprietor and excellent valus.

Thank UKExpat1
Reviewed 12 March 2012

We discovered this place the next to the last day! Had breakfast there two days in a row. Just about the best latte I have EVER had.

Thank itchyfootAustin
Reviewed 6 January 2012

Had breakfast here. The chai latte, omelettes, and choco croissant were delicious, but the service took awhile and the prices were kind of high. I would recommend if you're in a mood to sit, chat, and enjoy a good hearty meal, but not if you're...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 11 November 2011

Excellent spot to pick up your coffee, check email and head for Union Square

Thank Pampemt
Reviewed 28 April 2011

We stayed at the Hotel Veritgo and wanted a close place we could grab coffee (no Starbucks in sight), maybe a quick breakfast. The Cafe Bean was about 2 blocks down. Great spot in the front window to read, websurf, hang out. Convenient. Shop owner...More

Thank Sooba
Reviewed 15 March 2009

excellent coffee, great european attomosphere for a cafe

Thank Kholleran
Reviewed 23 December 2008

This cafe is brilliant the breakfast is good and reasonably priced but the coffee, service and atmosphere is the best I have come across in the states!!! Eat here you won't regret it!

Thank benhadley2000
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Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 800 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94109-6115
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-928-0888
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