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Primo Patio Cafe

214 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1722
+1 415-957-1129
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
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“black beans” (2 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
Caribbean
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
214 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1722
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

Love this place. Great food. Some spicy. Reasonable prices. Nice pineapple mimosas. Perfect with the cuisine.

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

The jerk chicken is simply one of the best in SF for the last decades. The Caribbean breakfast menu has too much to describe. Good prices and awesome fun atmosphere.

Thank ThePlumber2015
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I love their red snapper and jerk chicken with rice and beans. The red snapper is so flavorful and the staff are cool. There's seating outside as well. There's no other place like it in SF. If you crave Caribbean flavors, you must go here!...More

Thank Olivia K
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I have been to other Jamaican-influenced restaurants in the Bay Area. It is perhaps unfair to judge one versus the other on the basis of just one meal, but in this case I will. We had a most enjoyable experience at Primo Patio Cafe. If...More

Thank Andreas G
Reviewed 1 June 2016

While in the area of AT&T Park, a friend recommended to try out Primo Patio. It is like a couple of blocks from AT&T Park, near the Willie Mays Plaza. After walking through the entrance and narrow hallway, you seat yourself in the patio. A...More

Thank jpanda168
Reviewed 30 March 2016

I love this joint. It's simple and awesome. The food is too. Jerk chicken is a winner, but try anything on the menu and you'll love it.

Thank James D
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Affordable good food around Mission Bay is very hard to find. Primo Patio is a great little cafe with awesome jerk chicken and fries! The full plates are quite a bit of food compared to the sandwich or pita. Fries can be submitted with roasted...More

Thank SFChinese
Reviewed 17 July 2015

This is definitely a neighborhood gem! The fish was fresh and delicious, and the waitperson was friendly and welcoming. The patio is very cute--decorated Caribbean style. It is easy to miss- the storefront is small and the patio is hidden from street view. Most of...More

Thank AZMerrie
Reviewed 3 December 2014

This place is so FUN and YUMMY/DELICIOUS! I have had almost everything on the menu and never been disappointed. I cannot stay away from the jerk CHICKEN! The jerk chicken dinner or jerk chicken salad is incredible. Truly. I've gone here for many years and...More

Thank DanCyn1999
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Great jerk chicken in this casual outside café. Service is great with an extensive menu in this "hole in the wall" outdoor restaurant between Moscone Center and AT&T ballpark. It's worth a visit.

Thank Rhett L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107-1722
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-957-1129
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