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Caffe Greco

423 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
+1 415-397-6261
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Italian, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
423 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Caffe Greco was directly across the street from our hotel and since they were open early this worked out perfectly for us prior to catching an Uber for our return to SFO. For the very first time I had a bagel with cream cheese toasted,...More

Thank MichelleandBob2013
Reviewed 4 January 2018

Giving this three stars because I know their coffee is delicious. The pastrami sandwich was meh, the salad had so much dressing on it and was so salty I couldn't eat it, the cake was dry on the already cut side and mostly dry on...More

Thank KEB94133
Reviewed 2 January 2018

Stopped in to grab a dessert after eating dinner elsewhere. They have several choices of cakes, cheesecakes, cannolis, etc. I ordered a chocolate covered macaroon ball which was very good. There was a line when I arrived and the customers were serviced quickly and efficiently....More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Friendly service. Large coffee, larger tea, 1 great turkey bagel and 2 delicious cakes all for $26. Cannot argue with that. Would come back!

Thank dontfloweritup
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Great place for coffee. They have small, medium and as big as your head cappuccino's, that are fabulous. We also had an almond croissant that was sinfully wonderful. The guys that work there are great also. Highly recommend!

Thank GaCare
Reviewed 16 September 2017

A quick stop for coffee. The barista was super nice and friendly -- which made us to enjoy the coffee a bit more. Two coffees + tips were about $7 USD. The coffee was great.

Thank Shirley X
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Had a pastry and coffee here. Nice place to sit and watch the wonderful world of North beach SF pass by.

Thank wayne o
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

Stopped for a short break and a cup of cappuccino and an espresso. Really good stuff, nice outdoors patio area on the street so you can watch all the activity while relaxing with family and friends.

Thank 2B-The-Traveler
Reviewed 23 July 2017

In this place we really enjoyed our cofffees and we had the best canollis ever. The service could be better

Thank Ma M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It appears that Caffe Greco may be good for coffee and desert. Unfortunately we were looking for more. We were looking for deli sandwiches, but wanted to get out of the cold of having to sit at an outdoor table that nearby delis were offering....More

Thank Steve H
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
7:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 423 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-397-6261
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