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Cinderella Bakery

436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
+1 415-751-9690
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good20%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pelmeni” (11 reviews)
“pastry” (7 reviews)
“rye bread” (5 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
CUISINES
European, Russian, Cafe, Delicatessen
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436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
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1 - 10 of 74 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Cinderella is a charming, authentic bakery with great quality coffee, delicious pastries and bagels and very friendly service. Highly recommended!

Thank Louise S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This cafe use to be a much nicer place with a small dining room and bakery. Sometimes ago it was either sold or changed it look completely under a new management . Now it became a mediocre bakery with a small stand where you can...More

Thank Marishecka
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Had the most unreal lunch here - it was light and healthy, with lots of nice looking treats too! Huge line (we were there on a Sunday) but it moved quickly and wasn’t a long wait on food. Only issue was not really enough seating...More

Thank alarajoy
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Love the fried piroshki! Just like when I was a kid! Very cute little cafe A+ on their sweets as well!

Thank Scotty B
Reviewed 14 September 2017

Living in this neighborhood for a few years before I actually tried this place. We needed a dessert for a family get together in a pinch and went there and purchased a whole Honey Comb type cake. OMG... Amazing! Since I have had several business...More

Thank Tighe O
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Great little bakery with very good range of pastries and other dishes, mostly with a authentic Russian influence/flavour. Excellent coffee too. Good value for money. Some inside seating but mostly seats outside so if foggy bring something to keep you warm!

Thank Jules B
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Restaurant offers Great local Russian fare Classic piroshki and other specialties Standard sandwiches too. Desert pastries are great

Thank rthau
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We love Cinderella. It is a little bakery with few tables outside to enjoy delusion food. We had this time borscht, cheese fritters, coffee, Napoleon, salad . All was tasty, very fresh and not expensive. Lovely little spot for Russian and European style food. Recommended.

Thank Yanab100
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We asked a friend for a lunch suggestion and the Cinderella Bakery was the answer. Easy to locate and had street parking close by. The locals know the system for ordering so you stand in line and watch and then order. The bakery cases are...More

Thank abby57
Reviewed 26 July 2017

The best part of this shop is the people who work here. The have a lot of character, meet you with smile, a small chat and you mood gets better :) The food is good. And you can enjoy it sitting outside - it's a...More

Thank heckfy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 19:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 19:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 19:00
Thursday
07:00 - 19:00
Friday
07:00 - 19:00
Saturday
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-751-9690
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