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Lori's Diner

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Neighbourhood:
Fisherman’s Wharf
American, Diner
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900 N Point St, Ste J101, San Francisco, CA 94109-1182
+1 415-409-1950
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08:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 08:00 - 21:00
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Northern CA
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166 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a pleasant, not over-priced stop for simple comfort food. It is also child friendly, which is what we were seeking with family from out-of-town. We were there on a quiet Thursday afternoon for a late lunch. My relatives had a fish burger with fries and a hamburger. They were tasty and well received. I had an omelette with... More 

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Thank patsyannie
Fremont, California
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

this place have not improved and i felt have deteriorated somewhat. they still serve good burgers but not the burgers and serving size we had before. the ambiance is not improving or at least kept to be clean and tidy to give you the atmosphere of old classic burger diner delights. service haven't been as great as before with lively... More 

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Thank Arnel888
Alexandria, Virginia
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29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

My husband and I stopped in after a long day of sightseeing for a light dinner. We had a heavy lunch, so were looking for something light and healthy. We both ordered chicken salads, which hit the spot. Nice greens, a good amount of chicken - it was an all-around nice salad. The price was reasonable too. Staff and service... More 

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Thank Kim W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

Situate on Ghirardelli Square with a great view of the waterfront this is a pretty decent old school american diner complete with cutàlq up yellow cab cashier counter and chesterfield posters. Great hot dogs,sandwiches(with lots of caramelized onions) and salads. Excellent service and very polite staff. Loved the root beer float! Reasonably priced and will recommend

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Thank Idris A
Manhattan, Kansas
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64 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

After a long day, we were looking for a relaxing, low-cost, comfort food option, and this was perfect. Great burgers, large menu, fun decor.

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Thank Heather L
Ruston, Wa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

The service was slow and the food was cold and no refills on the coffee was offered cause the waitstaff was not even present. Hello, Hello....how can you run a restaurant without any staff? Moderately priced but that was all it was worth. My advice, find another place.

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Thank WithaVue
PA
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Sunday morning 10am. No waiting, a surprise. Delicious omelet, cold toast. No hot sauce save Tabasco. Very understaffed. No asks for refills of coffee. Could get no one's attention for same. Very, very slow from the time we ordered unsourced food arrived. No need to return.

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Witham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Classic American diner, good location food exactly as you would expect. Great service and food, just as you would imagine

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Thank Graham P
Peterhead, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for some afternoon food after return from Alcatraz tour. Food and service was good. Scored very good as thought above average.It sells American diner food and has a good location overlooking bay.Pretty close to tram stop also next to the chocolate store.Busy spot especially as close to Wharf and had a few pigeons looking for for some comfort... More 

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Aurora, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016

We stopped in here for breakfast/brunch on our first morning in San Francisco. We'd just flown in that morning. It was fleet week and a Saturday, so everything was pretty crowded but there wasn't a wait. We were lucky enough to snag a table right outside with a great view of the water. Some of us ordered breakfast and others... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 21:00
Monday
08:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 21:00
Thursday
08:00 - 21:00
Friday
08:00 - 21:00
Saturday
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 N Point St, Ste J101, San Francisco, CA 94109-1182
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-409-1950

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner. Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighbourhood a true San Francisco treat.
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