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Cafe Mason

320 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
+1 415-544-0320
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good48%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
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CUISINES
Italian, American, Cafe, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
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LOCATION
320 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We had two delicious frittatas, but what blew our socks off was the banana nut bread and fresh OJ! A little bit expensive but great food.

Thank cjl1993
Reviewed 2 days ago

Cafe Mason is open 24 hours per day, but my son and I visited in the evening (about 7:30pm). The food is good - my son really enjoyed his - but 'presentation' let's it down slightly. Some people wouldn't like the restaurant (my wife wouldn't...More

Thank Neil F
Reviewed 3 days ago

Found this café on the first day of our stay in SF and went in every day for breakfast. All the staff were friendly and although it was sometimes very busy were always polite and attentive. The breakfasts were always good and only once did...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had breakfast every day here during a week trip to San Francisco. Incredibly friendly staff, excellent omelettes and reasonable pricing for the city.

Thank Ahg2
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the first place we ate at on our trip to San Francisco and we had a great breakfast. The staff are friendly and attentive and the place looks great. Orange juice was very expensive but nice all the same!

2  Thank Zak83c
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a nice restaurant with a homemade style menu, all food is cooked to order and is tasty and well prepared. Good size portions and the service was good too. Worth a try if you are in the area.

1  Thank stormtwig
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lot of places that use the word “Cafe” don’t feel like a cafe. This place does. The decor and ambiance are inviting, warm and comfortable. It’s neither too big nor too small. It’s a bit of a quiet cove in the midst of the...More

Thank Jon R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing choice and good price and unlimited coffee !!!!! And it's just literally next door, a "must" to start your day.

Thank georginakeane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cafe Mason was opposite our hotel and was the perfect location for breakfast, dinner or a meal at 4am! (jetlag!) Service was quick and staff were attentive and friendly. Food was good; lots of choice and reasonably priced.

Thank Ladybird172
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate both breakfast (classic American Diner style) and great Italian pasta in the evening here. Excellent service, and value for money. Roquefort ravioli highly recommended.

Thank Martin C
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Cara L
21 July 2017|
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Response from lucystarbuck | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I think so.
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Cara L
21 July 2017|
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Herbert4
13 May 2015|
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Response from Westport76 | Reviewed this property |
I had lunch and two dinners while in town for a meeting at a nearby hotel. Good but not gourmet food at reasonable price. Fast and friendly service. No complaints.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 08:59
Monday
09:00 - 08:59
Tuesday
09:00 - 08:59
Wednesday
09:00 - 08:59
Thursday
09:00 - 08:59
Friday
09:00 - 08:59
Saturday
09:00 - 08:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 320 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1704
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-544-0320
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Description
Open 24/7, Cafe Mason in San Francisco specializes in fresh, homemade dishes of various cuisines. Come see why anytime is a good time at Cafe Mason.
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