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Continental Cafe and Deli

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845 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3009
+1 415-357-1060
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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478 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 257 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2015

The Continental Cafe offers a good selection of sandwiches, bagels and rolls made to order, as well a limited range of warm goods including piroshki (an Eastern European type of finger donut, stuffed with a savoury filling such as spinach), and sells its salads by the pint or half pint. This means that you can get a slightly quirky and... More 

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Napa, California, United States
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567 reviews
399 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2015

When I walked in I wasn't quite sure what was here since the delicatessen is rather basic. But, I was impressed with the help I received when placing my order for a turkey wrap. Every item that was included was offered and it was nice to have a nice customized wrap for lunch.

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Thank Napamel
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112 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2014 via mobile

Even though they were swamped by a large conference the food was great. Very reasonable price. Will most likely lunch here my whole week.

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San Francisco, California
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344 reviews
170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

and next door to a marijuana dispensary. cheerful staff, if inexperienced, good place to pick up a quick freshly prepared breakfast

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Nashville, Tennessee
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170 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 March 2014 via mobile

Not bad for a fast Breakfast sandwich before hitting the convention ctr. Alot cheaper than hotel food from local hotel next to ctr

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Los Angeles, California
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387 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2014 via mobile

I have stopped by this deli for my morning bagel and trade show snacks for years. It is conveniently located kitty korner from the Intercontinental Hotel and on the way to the Moscone Center. I always support patronizing independently owned businesses (over Starbucks, for instance) when I can. In seasons past, this place was perfect with always having an assortment... More 

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Leeds
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2012

We ate at this little deli a couple of times during our recent visit to San Francisco and were pleased with the quality of the food and friendly service. The staff were pleasant and helpful, making up our sandwiches to our exact specifications. The ingredients were fresh and tasty. We ate in on the second visit and it was perfectly... More 

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Savannah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 April 2010

This was a good place to get a quick and inexpensive breakfast while in San Francisco. They have bagels and pastries. They also serve lunch, but we never ate lunch here. They have coffee, lattes, mochas, etc. and fresh squeezed orange juice. I was impressed at the freshness of the bagels too. The people working here are very pleasant. It... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe, Fast food, Delicatessen
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 845 Howard St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3009
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-357-1060

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • 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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