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Tartine Bakery

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Mission District
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600 Guerrero St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1528
+1 415-487-2600
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Today
08:00 - 19:00
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Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 20:00
Mon 08:00 - 19:00
Tue - Wed 07:30 - 19:00
Thu - Fri 07:30 - 20:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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106 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Stopped in on a soggy, cold Wednesday afternoon at what we thought would be an off time (3ish). All the tables were full but the line was short. We stood at the window bar and enjoyed a coconut cream tart & a couple cappuccinos. The tart was delicious and the espresso was perfect. Really glad we stopped in, exceeded our... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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285 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Tartine is an experience. Full disclosure, we went at 3:30 on a Wednesday and had no line at all. Even if there was a line knowing what I know now, I'd wait. My wife and I ordered a coconut cream tart, cappuccinos and some macaroons and wow. Just wow. Everything was so good. Even though we weren't starving we lacked... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 250 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

what they serve is delicious.. however, usually people wait in the long queue in order to buy the food. there is no guarantee to have seat and table.. too tiny place..

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upstate New York
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decide in advance whether it's worth it to you to stand in a bakery line for 45 minutes. The upside – out-of-towers get to meet interesting locals. Everything we had was excellent--croissants, breakfast rolls, bread pudding, pain au jambon--but be prepared to bring it elsewhere as seating is skimpy. And yes, we went back twice, so it was worth it... More 

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thoughtfully made desserts and breads made with fine ingredients. Quality is 5-star, and I particularly like that their desserts are not overly-sweet. My fav has to be the bread pudding; but, I would hate to leave out their lemon tarts which are every bit as good as my grandmothers' recipe.

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Lake Tahoe (Nevada), Nevada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to France a few times and the friend who I visited Tartine with also often travels in France. The lines outside had us curious to step in and join the wait for a treat. We are not locals. The latte is served in bowls much like in a French village. The baked goods had an aroma which drew... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where to begin...the line was ominous but moved quickly. Magnificent pastries stocking the display cases. It's hard to know where to begin. On recommendation we started with the breakfast roll; a buttery, pastry roll with glazed sugar...so simple & so satisfying. The mushroom croque monsieur was fabulous and very shareable. Followed by the lemon meringue layer cake, chocolate & almond... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Easily the best bakery i have ever been to... and I've been to France!! This Aussie gal traveled there and yes, there was a line but it was worth it. Bring an empty stomach and a bag to pack for later.... highly recommended, they know pastries

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

If one has a hankering for a rich dessert, go to Tartine Bakery to indulge! The selection of sinfully rich cakes and tarts will satisfy any tastebuds. Though small, crowded and noisy, the (inevitable) wait is worth it. They serve breakfast fare as well, but what truly stands out is the pastry. And though portions seem on the small side,... More 

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Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

This was a place my daughter wanted to eat at on our visit to San Francisco. She had heard great things about it from a friend who grew up here. I read about the long lines!! We drove over, found a parking place a few blocks away, and got in line. It really wasn't bad, as it gave us time... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20
Cuisine
French, American, Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 20:00
Monday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 19:00
Thursday
07:30 - 20:00
Friday
07:30 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 Guerrero St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1528
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-487-2600

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighbourhoods in the country.
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