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Gallery Cafe

1200 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1012
+1 415-296-9932
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good45%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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07:00 - 19:00All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
1200 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1012
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Still suffering from jet lag, we arrived at the Cable Car museum before it opened, only to discover this gem on the opposite corner. Being from Melbourne, I am always on the lookout for a good cup of expresso coffee and this did not disappoint....More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We totally enjoyed this cafe! The breakfast sandwich we had was very yummy and fresh with egg, avocado and tomato. The English muffin must have come from a local bakery as it was so good. Unique decor with a very relaxed cozy feeling. The staff...More

Thank Diane S
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Really cool place! Very reasonably priced for San Fran and very good food. Take to the ducks to the toilets, some very comical viewings!

Thank lew9
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We always eat here when staying at the Mark Hopkins , which is a couple of blocks away on Nob Hill, all uphill going back! Cheapest place to eat as far as I know in this area. The walk back is all uphill! While you...More

Thank lascola
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

We liked this place so much we ended up eating breakfast there most days of our trip If you are going to the Cable Car Museum it's a great stop before the museum opens at 10 AM. Good coffee selection. Wonderful choices for breakfast sandwiches...More

Thank RascalNC
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Popped in for a coffee as it's across the road from the cable car museum, wow what a quirky place on the bar a train set that you can use,it's certainly different and cool, games littered everywhere , reasonable prices, books, planes hanging up, I...More

Thank Clivey57
Reviewed 22 July 2017

We found this place as we left the cable car museum. Its not part of a chain and has a real homely feel. We popped in for a quick sandwich lunch and cold drinks. The service was quick and friendly. Some tables are designated no...More

Thank Nick D
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

True fresh brewed coffee, lightly toasted bagels, specialty coffees and a decor that makes us older folks feel right at home. Service is what you'd expect from a family run place but you'll feel like you are part of the family soon. Locals are greeted...More

Thank Brit D
Reviewed 15 June 2017

What an adorable place to sit on the sofa, rest those weary legs after walking all over SF, and have a local beer. The place has all sorts of old kitchen and living room appliances from days past, the folks were super nice, and it...More

Thank Denise T
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Discovered this place across from the Cable Car Museum just a short walk from our pricey Fairmont Hotel. It became our go-to place for a great latte and filling breakfast sandwiches. Patrries not so fresh. You can pop by later in the day for a...More

Thank TravelbeeSantaFe_NM
Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the
city and is home to amazing architecture and views.
The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for
those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be
rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful
architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated
with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all
were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:30 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94108-1012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-296-9932
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