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Mission Cheese

Certificate of Excellence
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Mission District
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736 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110
+1 415-553-8667
08:00 - 14:00
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Sun 07:30 - 22:00
Mon 06:30 - 18:30
Tue 07:30 - 19:00
Wed 06:30 - 22:00
Thu 07:00 - 16:00
Fri 08:00 - 14:00
Sat 08:00 - 20:00
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Waterloo, Canada
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598 reviews
185 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 542 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Mission Cheese is a cheese monger plus a restaurant serving up delicious sandwiches and other treats. They also have wine. We had the Pork and Cheese and California Gold. The bread was super fresh, crispy on the outside, soft on the outside. Perfect. There was plenty of cheese, it was nice and melty and delicious. Serve yourself water. the service... More 

Thank Travel_Bug81
Chicago, Illinois
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

This place has it all for cheese lovers: a great selection of cheeses, knowledgable staff, and a cool vibe. If I lived closer I'd be here all the time. great place. highly recommend.

Thank Bren T
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1,434 reviews
879 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016

Off the wall chinese riffs that are delicious. If you are not adventurous you will hate this place. I love this place.

Thank Alzor S
Reading, United Kingdom
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

Two UK tourists wandering around San Fran stumble across Mission Cheese and have best cheese board and Mac & Cheese ever. Great beer and cider too. Busy so we had to wait for a seat, but staff were really friendly and honestly one of the nicest meals we've ever had. So happy right now (and full of cheese) :D

Thank B0611
Turlock, California
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

I go to MC every time I'm in the city. Best cheese sandwich around! Great selection of domestic cheese and beverages!

Thank shelleygd3
San Francisco, California
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95 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 August 2016

Really fun to share cheese plate and drinks! Friendly staff that gave good cheese advice, and great location. Delicious cheese!

Thank Beth P
Pahoa, Hawaii
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016

Very friendly and knowledgeable staff. Cheeses we tried were excellent. Will definitely go back. Will also order online from them.

Thank Liza341
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

On our recent visit to SF, my wife and I found ourselves in the Mission District. Wanting something light for lunch, we stumbled into Mission Cheese and what a treat. Both the young lady that greeted us and the guy behind the counter were incredibly welcoming and knowledgable and made great suggestions. Definitely try their house-made pickled vegetables with your... More 

Thank Robert T
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

I was so pleasantly surprised! I had walked by and it was always busy, so I thought "I should find out what the deal is". I'm so HAPPY I did. I've been back several times, and EVERYTHING in their menu was exquisite. Their wines, cheeses, sanwiches are all wonderfully matched, and if you follow the suggestions on their board you... More 

Thank Rodrigo P
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354 reviews
213 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2016

Two of us stopped here for a quick lunch. My first time here and I was a little confused. Menu is on the wall...order at the counter...and seat yourself. Then food is brought out. All good but a lot to take in when walking in for the first time and people waiting to order in a small space. Seemed everything... More 

Thank Shersei

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 18:30
07:30 - 19:00
06:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 14:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 736 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-553-8667

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Mission District

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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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