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Cozy Cable Car Cafe

519 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3805
+1 415-982-3097
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“crepes” (26 reviews)
“french roast” (2 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
519 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3805
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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

It's a small place tucked, but good food and even better prices and service. Grab a table then order at the counter. We went several times during a trip and each time was good. Breakfast burrito and crepes were very good. No lines here and...More

Thank Melyssa L
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We were in for breakfast with our family. Although it is organized like a fast food restaurant where you order at the counter and the interior is a bit spartanic, the food is good with some original tweeks ( freshly pressed orange juice, french crepes...More

Thank Pdimesch
Reviewed 21 July 2017

It's hard not to give this 5 star when we came here for breakfast 3 times while on holiday. It was located just around the corner from our hotel so was great to find somewhere reasonably priced and good for breakfast each day. Plenty of...More

1  Thank woodthorn
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

We were told 30 minutes for food, inquired after 45, received after 55 minutes. The quality of the food was not good, raw peppers and onions in crepe...

Thank Craig G
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

We ended up here unexpectedly after giving up on waiting in line at all the other trendy places and were not disappointed! They make very tasty crepes as well as your standard breakfast choices. The prices are reasonable as well. I'd definitely go back.

Thank panneoleary
Reviewed 7 January 2017

Our favorite was the dessert crape filled with berries and chocolate. The service was fast and worth the price. We watched the cable cars go up and down the street while we ate. Nice place on a rainy day.

Thank juanitaPR
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

New York Bagel recommended. Pancake combo quite sad and dry. Guest toilette in kitchen which is just really bad!

Thank Carl L
Reviewed 18 October 2016

loved the ambience...very touristic..good food...loved the pop corn, the munchy snack..great service..

Thank Kamal K
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Wow! This place had huge crepes. I was expecting something about half the size of what I got, but it was delicious! Service was fast and friendly as well.

1  Thank QuickWhitTravel
Reviewed 29 September 2016

This is just a basic cafe and serves good meals at reasonable prices for its location. Meals were plenty big enough and I liked that when ordering pancakes you had the option on 1 pancake and not 3 for example. Nothing flash, but courteous staff...More

Thank Austrav2565
Union Square
Originally home to rallies supporting the Union Army
in the Civil War, this grand square has become the
city's premier shopping and entertainment district
containing the largest number of upscale department
stores, chic boutiques, art galleries and theatres in
the city. It's a large open area where tourists and
locals gather, watch cable cars and crowds go by,
enjoy a snack, or plan their day of shopping and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 519 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3805
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-982-3097
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