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The Waterfront Bakery

2801 Leavenworth St, Ste 1, San Francisco, CA 94133-1129
+1 415-775-2300
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (13 reviews)
“bread” (18 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Cafe, European
2801 Leavenworth St, Ste 1, San Francisco, CA 94133-1129
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Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Not the warmest of welcomes. I could have forgiven that if the coffee had been good but sadly it wasn’t. There is outside and inside seating.

Thank Jo D
Reviewed 28 September 2017

And you must try their clam chowder served in a sourdough roll. I was addicted to it during our stay.

Thank Pat D
Reviewed 19 September 2017

You can shop here, eat or just watch bread being made. One things for sure it is well worth a visit.

Thank Lop65
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We were on holiday, and hired bikes to cycle over the Golden Gate Bridge. We were told about this local bakery, and picked up sandwiches for our trip. They were very tasty and large! Which is just what we needed for our bike ride. They...More

Thank Miranda H
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent sandwiches, fresh and tasty. Good value and well situated not far from the waterfront but far enough from the tourist trap restaurants nearby

Thank Fenderguy13
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Waterfront bakery had some nice cake and confections. I had a white chocolate cake, my wife had tiramisu. It was pretty good. The comfortable sidewalk environment made a cozy place to grab a treat.

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

OMG! Delicious! We visited this place 10 years ago and had to experience it again during our weekend visit. Their pastries are so fresh, flaky and yummy, you won't be able to resist. They also serve tasty cappuccinos. Best breakfast ever! :)

Thank Flo_Fam4
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My husband and I were hungry after a long day, and just wanted to grad something to take back to our room. We got some excellent sandwiches, and they even honored our requests to swap out one bread for another.

Thank KellyGreen065
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Loved this bakery, the bread is amazing, I loved the soup cobs, very busy place, need to find a seat before ordering food

Thank 564stuie
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not exactly on the waterfront, this bakery has marvelous partries and breads. Very European in style the breads and baked goods are delicious and fresh. Many times visiting the city we bought almond croissants from a very large waterfront bakery. No longer will we do...More

Thank Bev W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Leavenworth St, Ste 1, San Francisco, CA 94133-1129
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-2300
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