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Cafe Isabella

1414 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-4707
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good45%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
3 weeks ago
“Very good little breakfast place by Lombard Street”
27 May 2017
“Good. And popular place for breakfast (or lunch)”
8:30 AM - 3:00 PMAll hours
Cafe, Mexican
1414 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-4707
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We happened upon Cafe Isabella as we were taking the scenic route down to Fisherman's Wharf from our hotel on Russian Hill. Needing some nourishment and it being before 9 on a Sunday morning, there weren't a whole lot of options to choose from, but...More

Thank MKB1701
Reviewed 28 May 2017

I stopped here twice for breakfast on my way to a workshop. The service was good, as was the menu. The usual breakfast offerings. Coffee was drinkable. Pleasant surroundings and a couple of tables are made for solo diners. Enjoyed the place. Open early enough...More

Thank Decoamie
Reviewed 18 November 2016

Cozy little restaurant in a quiet neighbourhood. We ate breakfast at Cafe Isabella twice in our 5 days stay in San Fransisco. Excellent coffees and many food options like the breakfast burritos. All served with a smile!

1  Thank windswept361
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stopped here for Americano and I ordered bagel with cream cheese. Bagel was delicious, but coffee was watery and had bits of coffee in it. This was really disappointing, it was my 1st morning coffee. Then we realized that what we paid doesn't add...More

Thank skeletoncrew
Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is one of those hidden, cute tiny spots that you just love to find. Isabella is located right in Nob Hill, run by a fantastic woman (who named the cafe after her daughter) and we eat breakfast there about every week. Their specialty is...More

Thank stingley23
Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

Hidden away but it's worth finding! Amazing burrito all ingredients are super fresh and the coffee was the best id had in SF.

Thank Bethany W
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Saw the review on Trip Advisor, and decided to try this place. We were not disappointed. It is away from the hustle and bustle, and tourists who venture into the well known establishments. The menu is on the wall, and you order at the counter....More

Thank CaptDad42
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

So small we almost missed it. My wife and I had a quick lunch during our walking tour of the city. Loved it. It's friendly, good service and amazing portions. My wife had a ciabatta sandwich that was too big for her to finish and...More

Thank Paul_K_Oregon
Reviewed 5 June 2015

After an hour waiting right in front of Mama's restaurant I decided to leave for Isabella's Cafe. The restaurant is mostly visited by locals. It is small with 4 tables. A very friendly ( possibly the owner ) lady took my order. After a short...More

Thank Porterricks
Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

We live down the street from Cafe Isabella's and have been going there for a few years now. We love the owner and her staff. Wonderful people who make an outstanding breakfast and lunch. Don't forget her Cafe Mocha Azteca. I am hooked. Her tamales?...More

1  Thank TheChavelas
Nob Hill
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The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for
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with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all
were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1414 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-4707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
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