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Joanie's Happy Days Diner

) #65 of 4,552 Restaurants in San Francisco €€ - €€€ American, Cafe,
1329 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-1331
+1 415-928-4343
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  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Cafe, Diner, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1329 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-1331
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We found the service here decidedly lukewarm and they got our drinks order wrong. It almost seemed like they didn't care. The food was hit and miss. The hash browns are great but the bacon is tasteless and the white bread had a sweet taste....More

Thank sassybowwow
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Extensive, typically American breakfast selection. All good quality with bottomless coffee as well. A little pricey, but comparable to similar places nearby.

Thank sm1710
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for lunch. The decor isn't fancy but the food and service more than make up for that. The portions are a good size and the food great tasting - my teenage son raved about the burger and fries. Good value for money.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What a wonderful place to start your day. Our family of 4 were quickly accommodated and seated on an outside table, and found the service was brilliant. The menu offered to cater for many types of breakfast and we ordered pancakes for our children and...More

Thank SuperSquirrel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My family needed a good breakfast before our Segway tour and luckily found this place. The food was very good, with generous portions. I had the Mexicano Scramble...it was delicious. The staff was very attentive and friendly. It is a little pricey...but sure beat the...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Services is way better then that of the other restaurants I went to for my vacation. It was so great we had breakfast here the 2 days of my stay. I loved the home fries I took an order to go because they close early.

Thank Amaury C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Joanies is definitely a no frills establishment but offers very friendly service and great food - I would definitely visit here again

Thank Essexfamilyontour
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for breakfast, while the restaurant is small and "no frills" the service was great and the menu fairly extensive. Our meals were great, with fresh fruit, and a huge belgian waffle. Prompt service and great location make this an easy stop while...More

1  Thank TravelMaci
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stumbled across this place while trying to look for somewhere to grab a bite to eat before our scheduled Segway tour. The place is dirty and the tables are extremely close together. Each time an employee needed to get something from the drink refrigerator,...More

Thank momwithplans2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a good, tasty breakfast at this restaurant. Service was speedy, 3 ordered pancakes with fruit, 1 Belgian waffle, 2 orange juice and 2 coffee. And yes, three side orders of bacon, 3 slices each .Fruit was exceptionally fresh! We opted to eat inside...More

Thank angiet1313
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Response from Felicia B | Reviewed this property |
Best to contact establishment directly as they set policy.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
06:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1329 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-1331
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-928-4343
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