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“Good Food and a Fun Bakery”

Boudin Bakery & Cafe
Ranked #4 of 117 Bakeries in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Delivery, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Another iconic San Francisco tourist attraction. Plan to wait in line. They have a full menu of soups, sandwiches and salads. There's a big gift shop and a bakery to view. This is a big place with a busy vibe. If you don't have time to wait for a table, go elsewhere. Weekends are especially busy and crowded.

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Thank Brin651
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Bread tours, animal bread, great lunch, fun gift shop, divine treats! Try the amazing lemon bar, the bear claw, the almond croissant, the clam chowder and the chicken salad sandwich. Service isn't great, but it's passable. You can buy specialty chocolate and chukar cherries! So, so good--wish we could bottle the smells. The restroom outside is gross, so try to avoid it. The patio outside is pleasant and often you can hear live music. Love this place.

Thank Julie F
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Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Every time somebody mentions clam chowder, this place comes to mind. I had a wonderful experience the first time I ate in this place. We traveled to Seattle and along the way ate chowder in places that serves the dish. Sad to say, it’s not the best anymore compared to others we tried.

Thank neborr357
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Can't miss out their chowder and visited their museum to see how their bread are made. Great view to see Alcatraz.

Thank Jyoty P
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Had a party of 10 for a final meal before leaving San Francisco the place was busy, but could take our party, service was slow and the left hand did not know what the right hand was doing. Food was average and not cheap, bit of a disappoint end to our time in the City.

Would I go again - probably not - there are many places to eat and this is one of those that stands out on the front near Fisherman's Wharf.

My tip would be go and find a better place to eat.

Thank Mark S
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