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CUISINES
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
FEATURES
Seating, Highchairs Available, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Table Service
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Reviewed 28 August 2019 via mobile

Had breakfast here and place was filled with locals. Always a good sign. Our server was friendly and attentive. Prices were reasonable for San Fran. Two eggs, home fries, and toast are $6.95. Adding meat adds about $5. You can do several meats including Italian...sausage which I had and it was great. One of our party had chocolate chip pancakes which were light, fluffy, and loaded with chocolate chips. The home fries were seasoned with green onions, tomatoes, and other seasonings. Very flavorful as well. Definitely a great find in the area. There is counter seating as well as booths inside.More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed 31 May 2019 via mobile

Our first US breakfast after many days of travel and it didn’t disappoint anyone in our group. Big serving mean you leave full. Fast and friendly service. Highly recommend this place.

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed 22 January 2019

I can’t take the credit for finding Ed’s Diner - we were taken there by friends, but I’m so glad they had found it. We had breakfast here in December. We sat at the counter and it was great to watch the cook putting together...our meals. Recommendation - think about sharing a breakfast - they are huge! Definitely worth travelling to though - the meals were delicious and the service was friendly. Would definitely go back.More

Date of visit: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Read the reviews and stopped in. First impression on the decor may have you questioning whether to stay or not. The place is dated with mixed tiles on the floor, booths and counter are original, cooking is done right in front for all to see....Food was hot when served and tasty. The omelettes are huge, hash browns good and the bread was awesome.More

Date of visit: August 2018
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Reviewed 15 May 2018

Don't judge this place by its appearance from the street. Cozy little diner with generous servings of good food. We went for breakfast, and everyone in our group left satisfied and happy with the food. Service was great, omelets were huge, and coffee kept coming....Prices were quite reasonable.More

Date of visit: May 2018
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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

We explored near our hotel while waiting for our flight to depart from SFO. We found Ed's Diner and couldn't have been more pleased! Good service, good, honest, American diner food at a good price. What an authentic gem!

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed 20 February 2018 via mobile

We love traditional diners and always look for them on our trips. We saw good reviews for Ed’s and decided to try it and am so glad we did! The diner is dated and nothing fancy, as typical of a diner. Waitress was friendly, took...our order quickly. My husband had their corned beef hash and it is possibly the best I’ve tried ever! My boys ordered blueberry pancakes and the cook made them look like Mickey. They were full of fresh huge blueberries and were fluffy and delicious. Everything we ordered was delicious and super fresh. Service was top notch, would definitely recommend Ed’s Diner for someone looking for a delicious breakfast at a great price.More

Date of visit: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I stopped by here on a whim. It was a great cozy environment and you could watch them prepare your meal. The waitstaff (the female) was wonderful and treated all customers with a smile. She was such a great worker. All the meals were coming...right off the stove and straight to the table. Everything was fresh/homemade including the homefries. It was a wonderful experience!More

Date of visit: November 2017
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Everytime I visit the bay area this is a must place to go.It is a local favorite and once you have been you will see why. Either lunch or great will blow you away.

Date of visit: September 2017
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Reviewed 12 July 2017

if you sit at the counter at the far end you can watch your meal being prepared... its a great experience. a crowded room with lots of good smells. a great breakfast menu...

Date of visit: June 2017
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Yes, Ed's Diner offers takeaway services.

Yes, Ed's Diner offers delivery services.

Ed's Diner is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4