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Orphan Andy's

3991 17th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-2029
+1 415-864-9795
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“pancakes” (19 reviews)
“hotcakes” (3 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59 Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
3991 17th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-2029
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My son took me to this place for breakfast. It was great. food was very good and plenty of it and the staff were excellent

Thank beezbay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for breakfast and loved the huge stacks of pancakes and delicious omelettes, all freshly made and delicious. A hidden gem.

Thank Katie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and very full servings. The both the omelette and the pancakes that came as sides were delicious.

Thank Charlie H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in SF for a film festival and found this wonderful diner not far from where we were staying. After a late check in we decided to give this place a try. It's located right around the corner from the famous Castro Theatre. This small,...More

Thank Conductor72
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited for lunch as we were in the Castro district. The diner is quirky and fun with little replica jukeboxes on the tables. We were served iced water as we looked at the menus. We had burgers and ommelettes which were cooked well and...More

Thank Italaibelissimo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made to feel so welcome, cared for and fed! After 4 days in the US this was the first really excellent customer service we experienced - the tip was for our appreciation not anyone’s expectation. Made the Castro just that extra bit more special. Thanks...More

Thank LeonieCowen-Willis
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Open 24 hours for breakfast lunch and dinner, lunch and dinner specials, coffee refills, gets very busy at peak times.

Thank francoda
Reviewed 8 July 2018

This is a fun cafe with good food. We had reservations for another place, which was closed, so we stopped at Andy's. We had a brief wait - it's a popular place. The staff is super friendly, attentive and entertaining. The food was good, great...More

Thank kimstamps
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Been coming to San Francisco for a while and every time I come to Orphans it’s the same amazing customer experience and food every time. Anyone that needs an excellent little diner for any reason needs to go to Orphans.

Thank Lukuz
Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

My husband and I ate breakfast here. The cafe is quirky and friendly. I believe solo diners can sit at the counter just not in booths. Our server was lovely. I tried the banana choc chip hot cakes, which are huge. I couldn’t eat it...More

Thank Helenka S
The Castro
A flourishing commercial area that acts as San
Francisco's LGBT community center and cultural heart,
the Castro is a neighbourhood welcome to everyone. As
one of the first predominantly LGBT neighbourhoods in
the United States and currently its largest, it
remains one of the epicenters of activism in the
nation. Grand theatres and glitzy shops now compete
with bars and fashionable eateries for attention,
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3991 17th St, San Francisco, CA 94114-2029
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Castro
  • Neighbourhood: The Castro
  • Phone Number: +1 415-864-9795
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