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Cinderella Bakery

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436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
+1 415-751-9690
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08:00 - 19:00
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Tue - Fri 07:00 - 19:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 19:00
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My family was looking for an authentic San Francisco dining experience,real ethnic (any ethnic) food. We found Cinderella online and we very happy about it. We shared piroshki (Meat, Meat and Chedder, and Potato). We also shared the barley soup and chicken soup, as well as the Chicken Kiev. Every thing was delicious. The piroshki dough was light and the... More 

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Thank Dan T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Everything at Cinderella is excellent - bread, pastries, savory dishes - all of it. I especially love the items during Easter - it's a must visit.

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Thank eliote
San Francisco, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I prefer the old format...an inside, traditional restaurant and walk-in adjacent bakery. Now, the property is split into 3 businesses (though probably interconnnected): a pizza takeout, a takeout Eastern European food cafe with a couple of tables inside and more on the sidewalk and, the bakery kitchen itself which you can't enter. I visited with a Polish-born friend who really... More 

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Thank fatoldlady
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

The food at Cinderella bakery is very good and we there all the time when I come and visit and it always has been very good

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Thank Emily N
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

Great local Russian bakery , takeout and restaurant. We had fresh croissants with Bean and Barley soup. I tried the chicken vegetable soup. All were superb and we ate outside on the sidewalk in the sun. The area is the Inner Richmond.

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Thank Andrew T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Very fresh and tasty food. We ordered borsch and chicken soup and pelemeny. Yammy. Tastes like home. Service is fast and cashier is very friendly. Good job. I wish I had the same restaurant in Georgia

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Thank Tatiana C
Santa Rosa, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Every time we go in the city with the kids we come here. They always get their ham and cheese croissant, and we leave with a pastry. Their soups and crepes are fabulous. My only complaint is that their Shuba is way too salty. Had to toss it out. :( The staff at the counter is always friendly and they... More 

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Thank AurelieHarley
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

My family and I wanted to eat in a Russian cafe.We walked in the park, want warm food, have cakes with cabbage, but it was not tasty cabbage and warm, but dry and tasteless filling is similar to cabbage.We ate and dumplings with cherries, the taste was pleasant.But then some time passed and my daughter had nausea and was belching... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

I'd read great reviews about this place, so I decided to check it out. It has very yummy bakery items and a good variety of other food to choose from. The coffee and apple strudel were good. (I've had better and worse.) The Russian fried sandwich was worth the price and the distance to get here. I'd definitely go again... More 

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Thank Julie W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

I am no expert in the French Toast subject, but I can tell you I just had the very best ever!!! My travel partner had the Farmhouse Breakfast, another winner! This little gem is a great choice for anyone for a fantastic start of your day. Great food and great service!

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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, Russian, Delicatessen, Eastern European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-751-9690

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?