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Cafe De La Presse

352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
+1 415-398-2860
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good41%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (66 reviews)
“salad nicoise” (11 reviews)
“croque madame” (14 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:30 Hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 April 2008

Good place for a morning coffee; quite a happening bistro scene!

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Brewster, New York
Reviewed 8 March 2008

Great lunch. Good bistro menu and magazine shop as well. They seemed to have remodelled recently and it looks good.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 26 February 2008

Good authentic French cafe with Frech wait staff and very French feel.

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Reviewed 24 January 2008

Spent 5 hours sipping lattes and people watching. Really enjoyed the boeuf bourguignon. Rich but delicious!

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Reviewed 12 December 2007

Good French food. Delicious french fries and delicious steak. Takes a while to get the check, but they make the BEST latte's in town

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Reviewed 30 November 2007

The food is amazing and the waiters very nice and warm. Quality service, fast, and yummy... it's a bit expensive but it's well worth it.

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Reviewed 14 November 2006

Across from the gates of Chinatown, and next to the Hotel Triton, is one of my favorite cafes in San Francisco. I either go for breakfast, and order a latte bowl and brioche, or for lunch I order the croque monsieur sandwich. It has an...More

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Reviewed 10 September 2006

Up until a few months ago, Cafe de la Presse was our favorite little French bistro to have perfect boeuf Bourguignon and tarte tartin. We loved this cute place with worn hardwood floors and a bar in the middle of the room. Then they closed...More

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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
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Response from John D | Reviewed this property |
At the corner of Bush Street and Grant Avenue
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 21:30
07:30 - 22:00
08:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 352 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94108-3607
    (Bush St.)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-398-2860
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For centuries, cafes the world over have provided patrons with entertainment that draws on all walks of life. In these gathering places of art, politics, fashion, and everyday events, cafe-goers partake in a unique convergence of eclectic culture and traditional cuisine. Parisian-inspired Cafe de la Presse continues the trend with international literature, classic fare, and the age-old pastime of dining, relaxing, and conversing in a vibrant atmosphere.
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