We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Boulange de Cole Valley

1000 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-4318
+1 415-242-2442
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good61%
  • Average3%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
18 Nov 2016
“Don't bother unless... ”
29 Oct 2016
“Good breakfast ”
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00 Hours
Cafe, French
€€ - €€€
1000 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-4318
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 18 November 2016 via mobile

Don't bother unless you like to wait in long slow moving lines, and be served by a cashier with a runny nose. Some of their pastry was unusual and excellent, but they seem to have lost the original staff and the current staff seems indifferent....More

Thank Martin D
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Boulangerie with nice pastries. The coffee is also good and the worst thing is the service, but it's still a good place to go for breakfast.

Thank Carla1100
Reviewed 13 July 2016

We have been coming to the restaurant at Cole and Parnassus since it was Tassajara Bakery (25 years ago!) and the latest incarnation was promising (Boulanger). So we enjoyed the savories and the sweets with our Café au Lait and then heard that Starbucks had...More

Thank John K
Reviewed 3 June 2016 via mobile

Unless you like being grunted at place has zero service. Also when they advertise eggs ANY style apparently it does not include poached eggs I would not come here again

Thank Phil W
Reviewed 23 May 2016

Best coffee I could find in Cole Valley. Good snacks. A great place for breakfast and light lunches.

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 14 July 2015

What a shame Starbucks wants to close this outlet. The food is much better than Starbucks and so is the coffee. I had the potato tart and a salmon + creme fraich sandwich. very good.

Thank gaius_11
Reviewed 24 February 2015

Decent coffee and breakfast is awesome. Boulange accepts starbucks cards for payment but has it's own coffee and the pastries available aren't available at starbucks. Funny how that works out.

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Residents and visitors alike will find something to like at Boulange. The coffee is excellent, the pastries flaky and delicious, the sandwiches flavourful and fresh. As a bonus, because it's located at the edge of the commercial area of Cole Valley, there is a chance...More

Thank webtravel
Reviewed 29 September 2014

We had breakfast sandwiches here one Sunday morning as the neighborhood awoke and began setting up for a street fair. Loved the neighborhood feel, very cozy place. We ordered a sandwich with bacon, tomatoes, cheese, greens and egg - yum! And one with a sort...More

Thank tncmohin
Reviewed 18 August 2014

They have very good french food such as croissants and other yummy pastries to choose from. They make delicious desserts for special occasions and make good macaroons. If your french and want to celebrate la galette des rois thats the place to order galettes. Very...More

Thank Holly H
Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
Carl Hotel
57 reviews
.28 km away
Stanyan Park Hotel
234 reviews
.49 km away
The Metro Hotel
538 reviews
1.36 km away
Beck's Motor Lodge
528 reviews
1.55 km away
Nearby Restaurants
508 reviews
.08 km away
The Ice Cream Bar
104 reviews
.20 km away
Bacon Bacon
70 reviews
.35 km away
81 reviews
.13 km away
Nearby Attractions
Haight Street
167 reviews
.58 km away
Grateful Dead House
33 reviews
.52 km away
Kezar Stadium
7 reviews
.36 km away
Cole Valley
6 reviews
.15 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Boulange de Cole Valley staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1000 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-4318
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-242-2442
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing