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St. Francis Fountain

2801 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4213
+1 415-826-4210
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good43%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“ice cream” (4 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Cafe, Diner, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
2801 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4213
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago

On a recent visit to SF we visited this brilliant restaurant twice, love the tables/booths, the staff were so friendly and the food, well that was amazing. Drip coffee served in mugs, my favourite was the Upside-down Hog Cakes, they tasted amazing & I also...More

Thank marym062
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good old American style breakfast . We had amazing French toast and scrambled eggs. Gets very busy on weekends, get there early.

Thank Alex A
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I loved that place - I discovered that place from Food Network. Breakfast was great and full of flavour - service is good - Coffee is excellent and milkshake are excellent. Pricewise it's good as well

Thank Mohamed F
Reviewed 19 August 2017

When I first visited SF I was delighted to find this gem at the end of a day's Mission District exploration. At the time it was still being run by the prior life-long owner operators, and I was the only customer they had. It was...More

Thank Daniel G
Reviewed 16 July 2017

I took a chance and walked the few blocks to see if they were open on the 4th of July, and much to my surprise and delight they were and there was no lineup! Diner style setup with an old school feel and a modern...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I have talked this place up to all and sundry since my last trip. No dissappoint here. The chefs mess was awesome and blueberry pancakes with endless coffee. The service is extraordinary. I love this place. Best ever breakfast in the Mission

Thank Carolyn P
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

This is the oldest ice cream parlour in SF. It's an authentic American diner. Service is excellent and friendly. Food is really good and has generous portions. Coffee just keeps coming.

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I came here just to see where exactly Pato and Richie had one of their dates. I loved the ambience and the food. We got also sat at the right same place where the couple had their brunch. Loved "Looking" and loved this place.

Thank John_Ladino
Reviewed 29 June 2017

So, this crowded small joint in the Mission is always hopping... servicing an outstanding breakfast, stick to your ribs scrambles and chef mash.. just makes you happy you ate here..... don't pass on the biscuits as they are wonderful, and other baked goods served looks...More

Thank markj4golf
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Cool place for brunch, strong feel. Large menu, something for everyone here. It's a bit run down and well used but very popular.

Thank Natalia T
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-4213
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-826-4210
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