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Cafe De La Presse

352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
+1 415-398-2860
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (64 reviews)
“croque madame” (12 reviews)
“onion soup” (21 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
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Reviewed 4 days ago

good restaurant with decent french food. Most of the time it is busy but they serve tasteful food. Little expensive but good.

Thank levensgenieters1978
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at a nearby hotel and visited this café for breakfast. The place was very busy, food and service was good but thought it was too expensive at over $60 for the two of us.

Thank 127emyrj
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cafe De La Presse is always a delight. Paris in San Francisco every time. Staff is very professional, white table cloths, flowers on each table. Still serves cafe latte in a bowl, just like it should be served. Just so elegant and bright. Dining here...More

Thank Gwyn H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had dinner here with colleagues. The service was friendly and we had a nice table towards the back of the restaurant. I had the cassoulet, and that was extremely rich but tasty. The salmon tarte flambé appetizer was also good. So I would give...More

Thank SF-Ranger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had the set meal at 44$ for three courses. The food was of the highest standard and our server Justin made the evening perfect. I had the lamb and my wife the salmon. The staters and the cheese and dessert were...More

Thank Squeakyman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This used to be one of my favorite Boites. Now? Not so much. I’ve been coming here for many years, bouncing between here and the Rotunda at Neiman Marcus. I came into the Presse for an impromptu breakfast and ordered a simple omelette and a...More

Thank briankulaf
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was the first of a few restaurants we dined at on a four day visit to the City. Just off the plane we were looking for lunch near our Hotel. We were not disappointed. A great atmosphere with a professional yet friendly staff, our...More

Thank Dwnptrl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Business dinner with colleagues. Nice a la carte and chef's menu. The onion soup was excellent. The steak frites was not as good as expected, nor was the "gelato" dessert. Service was spotty. Apparently, the order for one of the members of our party wasn't...More

Thank jtraveller23
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant near Union Square. Parisian vibes in SF. The food is very good, the staff is friendly. The decor is exactly like the Parisian cafés. They have the French press but only for sale, which is a pity. A little bit overpriced in my...More

Thank yara_globetrotter
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Called for lunch as we were passing. The decor and feeling of the place is very French. The menu has been slightly adapted for the local palate from a classical french brasserie menu. good food nicely prepared in a pleasant surrounding.

Thank mike f
Nearby
Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
...More
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
At the corner of Bush Street and Grant Avenue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
7:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
7:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
    (Bush St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-398-2860
  • E-mail
Description
For centuries, cafes the world over have provided patrons with entertainment that draws on all walks of life. In these gathering places of art, politics, fashion, and everyday events, cafe-goers partake in a unique convergence of eclectic culture and traditional cuisine. Parisian-inspired Cafe de la Presse continues the trend with international literature, classic fare, and the age-old pastime of dining, relaxing, and conversing in a vibrant atmosphere.
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