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Le Boulange Bakery

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781 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103
+1 415-777-8667
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

While I prefer artier pastries, this is a solid place to get something for breakfast or a snack when time is short.

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Lexington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2016

This place is clearly a hot spot and for good reason. The food was fantastic and the breakfast was very proportionate. Fantastic food.

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Thank D J
Zurich, Switzerland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2015

Definitely recommended to go there for a nice lunch! I went there for a take away salad. The waiter was very nice and friendly, the food is freshly made infront of your eyes, and its definitely worth the money. I really enjoyed it. The restaurant itself is nice to stay for a coffee too.

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Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2015 via mobile

Busy week, long lines everywhere so glad we decided to stand in this one. The breakfast was great and the service was good, especially for as busy as things were. I just wish that we had discovered this place earlier in the week!

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Thank Rob K
Denver, Colorado
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2015

GREAT breakfast find - not just bakery items but egg dishes as well. Since the nearby Marriott Marquis does not offer menu-driven breakfast any longer - this is a cheaper (and much better) alternative.

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Sioux Falls, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2015

Excellent food, reasonable price. We did t he bakery tour and found that very interesting. We would definitely eat there again

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Thank Barb H
Marlboro, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

A terrific place for lunch-----no waiting---nice variety of foods close to our hotel[Marriott Marquis]-----would return!

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Thank monte5
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

Excellent bakery and decent coffee and salads. Next to Yerba Buena Gardens offers outside small tables in the shade. Clean, fast, efficient and not over priced. A place to come back when you are in "The Culture" ...

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Thank Eduardo R
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

I am not into copious breakfast. Some milk, a butter croissant and a tea will do. So why pay more than 20 dollar in your hotel, while you get the same for about 7 dollar in La Boulange? Their butter croissant is far much better than the one I had in the hotel. However, compared to the 'croissant au beurre'... More 

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Jersey City, New Jersey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2015

My husband and I came in for a quick pastry breakfast and coffee on a Saturday morning. The pastries are very tasty and were less greasy than those at other bakeries. They also have a pretty good variety of macarons that can be boxed as gifts. We ordered 1 drip coffee and 1 specialty latte, both were quite good, though... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, International
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 781 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94103
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-777-8667

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighbourhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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