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Cafe Bellini

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Neighbourhood:
Union Square
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234 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2206
+1 415-956-5101
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Today
09:00 - 17:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 20:00
Sat - Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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London
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Recommend having breakfast here, great food, coffee and service. Really impressed that fresh fruit was served with our dishes, great morning start.

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Thank Rockets_9
Worthing, United Kingdom
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Near to Union square, lies the alternative to Hotel breakfast or lunch for tourists and a warm welcome for all. We loved this cafe and ate there twice on our visit to SF. The breakfasts - fresh fruit, cooked breakfasts, salads, savoury crepes and imaginative juices were all superb. I would have liked to pay less, but SF is not... More 

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Thank toby b
las vegas, nv
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39 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The cable car wait was over an hour long. By the time we got to the end of the line, in downtown, we were starving. We had no idea where to eat. Cable car driver recommended this place. It was Great food, and quiet. Great location next to cable cars and great shopping. The pizza was Sooo good. I am... More 

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Thank macnaim
San Francisco, California
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendly staff and many variety of foods. Always go here before work and they're very fast with service.

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Thank annivievan
New York City, New York
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94 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We asked for Brick Oven Pizza- its not! It's a frozen pie crust- not what I was hoping for. The prices are too high for the quality of food. The pasta is okay and the safest menu choice. The pasta portion is large- so 2-3 people could share. Do not over order.

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Thank flymetothemoon_8
St. Augustine, Florida
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4 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our only regret is not finding Cafe Bellini sooner! Any time of the day is a good time for cafe Bellini. We enjoyed breakfast, happy hour on drinks and food along with a late night latte! Staff, food and drinks were all outstanding!!

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Thank Ellie613
Bay Area California
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130 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Most Powell Street eateries cater to cheap tourists. We had a great breakfast comped to us by the Villa Florence next door. While the coupon was very strict and limiting, the Bulgarian waiter was very flexible and allowed us substitutions. Their food and service were excellent. He checked in on us 5 times and at the end he brought us... More 

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Thank Denzo1
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261 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small but charming place. You can get take out or there is limited seating. We had a party of 10 & refused to put us together but did put us at 2 tables next to each other. Service is mediocre but the food is fantastic. Pizzas were amazing!! About 10" personal pizza - only got through half. Dough was hand-made... More 

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Thank Tink0707
Michigan
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had breakfast here on the way to catch our guided tour. We were seated promptly, but it did take awhile for our server to address us. But, after that initial service hiccup, everything was very nice and well paced. The smoked salmon plate I had was fresh and plentiful. Coffee was strong and flavorful and the fresh orange juice, sweet... More 

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Thank Mary W
Dubai
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Four years ago my wife and I went. However in four years much changed. We went here to order some takeout to bring back to my hotel. When I asked what was available for takeout I was told "go outside and look at the window." We were told that only the sandwiches that have been sitting in the display for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 20:00
Thursday
07:00 - 20:00
Friday
07:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2206
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-956-5101

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

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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 sightseeing, If feeling the pulsating energy of the city is on your agenda, Union Square is the place to soak it in.
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