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Arlequin Cafe

384 Hayes St Ste A, San Francisco, CA 94102-4487
+1 415-626-1211
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good43%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (20 reviews)
“sandwiches” (11 reviews)
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Cafe, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
384 Hayes St Ste A, San Francisco, CA 94102-4487
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year I visit San Francisco in the spring for work. We always take time to shop in Hayes and stop for a glass of wine at the patio of this adorable place. Peaceful, super nice staff, an oasis of flowering trees in back.

Thank EasternTraveler1921
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What I like best about Arlequin is its convenience and closeness to the Opera House, Symphony, etc. If I am short on time, this is my go-to place--I always hope that the line isn't too long, or that it moves fast. There are ready-made sandwiches....More

Thank rolex007
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Arlequin Café is a very nice place with wonderful garden terrace in San Francisco. We had food boxes to go ordered but had luckily the time to enjoy our lunch boxes at the garden terrace. We had very good sandwiches, healthy salad and a delicious...More

Thank Jacqueline K
Reviewed 9 January 2018

we stopped here to get lunch after visiting San Francisco city hall. The food was good and the service was reasonable. They had a small back patio area with tall column like heaters placed near every couple of tables; so you'd stay warm even in...More

Thank L0ve2TravelCanada
Reviewed 27 November 2017

One of our favorites spots in Hayes Valley with very good food, perfect for a light meal or coffee. Caution: It can be very crowded and hard to find a place to sit. Popular.

Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had the Pastrami sandwich which was great..others had kale salad which they enjoyed too..sat in the outside patio area which very fun..one complaint..we bought a bottle of wine at their wine store to drink with our meal..charged a $7.50 corkage fee..when I complained the gentlemen...More

Thank kwalsh1124
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This is more of a casual cafe, for a quick meal, and is especially popular during the work week. They have an assortment of sandwiches and salads, as well as wine and beer. You order at the counter and then you can go sit outside...More

Thank circusgurl
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The location and cafe itself looks good. Modern and nice too be. Big choice of dishes. But portions are very small while prices are incredible high. For what? Simple yoghurt for over $ 7,00 is not needed.

Thank Arco V
Reviewed 30 June 2017

This is a lovely place to eat or get coffee. I loved the garden area and it was very tranquil and seems like a perfect place to meet a friend and be casual.

Thank KDawl
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

Around the corner from Symphony Hall and the Opera, this café and food-to-go is much more than advertised. Our post-concert dinner was a a fantastic curry-coconut cauliflower bisque, a delicious, roasted beet and strawberry salad, and a very good Caesar salad with chicken. The service...More

Thank PeeWang
Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky
shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to
imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of
a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation
of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a
community park at its center and dozens of trendy
businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 384 Hayes St Ste A, San Francisco, CA 94102-4487
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Hayes Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Hayes Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-626-1211
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