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Bob's Donuts & Pastry Shop

1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
+1 415-776-3141
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“doughnuts” (17 reviews)
“apple fritters” (29 reviews)
“crumb cake” (2 reviews)
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1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

First time! Asked the server what was best and she said anything hot. Well I don’t usually like hot donuts but these were absolutely amazing! They were good cold as well! Try it!

Thank Sistersonatrip
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would agree that this little bakehouse is not much to look at on the inside, but they are creating some incredible stuff! We had a glazed and apple fritter and they did not disappoint! So tasty, but likely to give you a coronary! If...More

Thank Theresa J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Bob's is not fancy or s very inviting place, but the donuts are very good. The Apple Fritter was our favorite.

Thank Dizane
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read about Bob's Donuts here. We called in and grabbed some donuts - the crispy traditional one was definitely better and favouritism is OK. Service was friendly and helpful. Prices were really good. This is not a slick place, it's functional and efficient. But that's...More

Thank brentling
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Needed a quick breakfast but wanted local so we opted for Bob's. Tiny little donut shop/diner with some of the best donuts I've ever had. The crumb donuts were amazing and so were the cream filled ones. Not your average cream filled donut like chain...More

Thank ttmt2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wowzers, these doughnuts are awesome! There was so much to choose from but we followed advice and asked the server for what was fresh or nearly fresh and they didn't disappoint. We got a maple glazed, six doughnut holes and a massive apple fritter for...More

Thank pddownunder
Reviewed 4 September 2017

We had found out about Bob's online, and wanted to check it out as reviews fr the donuts were great. After our days activities we made our way to Bobs. Easy to find and parking was easy and free being it is sunday. We looked...More

Thank Brent F
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I feel like I could be a donut critic. Seriously. I've tried every kind of donut from everywhere. My husband, on the other hand, is not a sweets guy. However, I stumbled upon it during our walk and thought why not. And omg. I can't...More

1  Thank Brittany T
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

First, full disclosure. I don't really care for donuts. In fact I can't really remember the last time I had one, but when I walked by Bob's at 3:30 in the afternoon and saw a line waiting out front, I knew something special had to...More

1  Thank CayUcusZ
Reviewed 17 August 2017

I eat donuts but not crazy about it. But after eating one of Bob's donuts I was addicted. What was so great about Bob's donuts? The donuts were as soft as they're fresh after sitting in the bags for three days!

1  Thank Jayjade
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-3141
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