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Acme Bread

1 Ferry Plz, San Francisco, CA 94111-4212
+1 415-288-2978
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baguette” (17 reviews)
“olive bread” (7 reviews)
“turnovers” (4 reviews)
Open Now
06:15 - 19:30 Hours
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1 Ferry Plz, San Francisco, CA 94111-4212
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This world-famous sourdough bread is a must for visitors to San Francisco. You’ll never eat sourdough like this anywhere else. And a bargain at less than $3 for a large rustic round.

Thank caliartist
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Crisp and browned on the outside and airy and light on the inside. Sour dough is a San Francisco treat!!!!

Thank Nwstew
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

we go to the Ferry Bldg early on Sat mornings, and stand in line for fresh hot bread, which never disappoints, There are too many choices. We love the olive bread, rabbit rye roll with raisins, and the sweet batard, and pan epi. But they're...More

Thank SFishometome2016
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Delicious baked goods in the Ferry building. Was there on a weekend so the line was long, but stay at it, the line moves quick. Got the almond croissant, so flaky and buttery, and the cheese swirl, which was good in taste but a bit...More

Thank Optidus
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Fresh high quality varietal breads.My favorite is the olive bread,chewy,good crumb with good crust.short wait in line but no rush once you're being served.

Thank Janet L
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Another great option in the SF Ferry Plaza. Definitely a San Francisco staple. The bread is delicious and they offer great sandwiches - because let's face it, a sandwich is all about the bread:)

Thank Abbott3kids
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Excellent bread and baked goods. The olive loaf is to die for. Hearty, great texture, great taste. Does not need butter, but if you do, it may be just too good. Lightly toast at home and you are in a good place. I am surprised...More

Thank eug w
Reviewed 31 July 2018

Came here with kids cooking camp and was so impressed! I've been a huge fan of Acme's bread since I discovered it but being able to come here and get a tour of what goes on behind the scenes was so cool. We were able...More

Thank ryleepaxton
Reviewed 17 July 2018

I only buy Acme bread for everyday and especially for dinner parties. Always fresh and full of favor. I think it's a must for any great sandwich.

Thank bayareablond
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Get the pan epi baguettes, they tear off more easily for sharing. The sourdough has great flavor, a real bite. Kids may enjoy the sweet baguettes more. They also have many other varieties, I personally enjoy the herb slab which is almost like a focaccia...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
06:15 - 19:30
06:15 - 19:30
06:15 - 19:30
06:15 - 20:00
06:15 - 19:30
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ferry Plz, San Francisco, CA 94111-4212
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Embarcadero
  • Neighbourhood: The Embarcadero
  • Phone Number: +1 415-288-2978
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