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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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Maplewood
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We came for an early lunch. Our daughter warned that the waiting line could be quite long, but that was not our experience - our wait was short and we scored a pleasant outside table for three. We gorged ourselves on delicious quiche with ham and leeks, washed down with cafe au lait. For dessert there was a sublime lemon... More 

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Thank Barbara L
New York City, New York
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183 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

All the raves you've heard are true. Their food is amazing and the loaves of bread are gigantic. Unfortunately the rants about the line are also true. Call ahead to order your loaves of bread and other food. You could enjoy Tartine without having to fight the crowds.

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Thank John D
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Tartine bakery has very good food but is way too crowded I literally almost waited for almost an hour and twenty minutes before I got served. But on the other side it is crowded because it is one of the best bakery's in SF and everybody wants their bakery's food.

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Thank gchcu
Brooklyn, New York
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296 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sensational bakery in the Mission. This is truly a place to rave about. It it up twice during a recent visit. Loved the bread pudding, cheese roll, and famous sticky bun.

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Thank Comandante-of-Fun
Guilford, CT
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59 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great lunch and bakery spot. Shared the pastrami sandwich as it was so big and rich...just delightful. Had a nice glass of red wine to wash it down on such a rainy day in December. The best dessert was the gingerbread tiles beautifully done. Would go back in a heartbeat next time we are in San Francisco. A little intimate... More 

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Thank Hicks23
Fort Wayne, United States
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's hard to understand why people stand in line to get into this bakery. The service is slow & after you get your order the dining space is so crowded it is uncomfortable. Then if all that wasn't bad enough the food is not very good.

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Thank Jeffrey C
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first visit to Tartine. We were not disappointed. New York Times, food columnist Mark Bittman has called Tartine his favorite bakery in the U.S. We are so spoiled to live in this city of incredible food, and this is definitely a new favorite. We shared Pain au Jambon, Pain au chocolat, and quiche. Magnifique!

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Thank Amy S
Richmond, Virginia
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There was a 10 min wait on Saturday night at 7 pm. The currant almond tart was very good. Country loaf was good, but not exceptional.

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Thank abay2017
San Francisco, California
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We waited in line ~15 min and were not disappointed. I came specifically for the croissant and it was excellent. Still warm, the outside shattered as i pulled the edges off, exposing the tender/spongy/delicious center. Ordered it with a single espresso which came with a soda water back. This is a "simple" French breakfast done with craftsmanship. My wife ordered... More 

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Thank JGowan
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My GF will kill me when she reads this review. We were visiting SF in February and all I heard from her was "we have to go to Tartine Bakery" so we did. I thought I was in an episode of Seinfeld with The Soup Nazi :). After waiting in line for about 15 minutes we made it to the... 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
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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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