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LA Santaneca De LA Mission

€€ - €€€Latin, , Mexican
2815 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
+1 415-285-2131
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good36%
  • Average15%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pupusa” (3 reviews)
“beans” (2 reviews)
“soups” (2 reviews)
Open Now
10:30 - 03:00 Hours
Latin, Central American, Mexican, American, Spanish, South American
€€ - €€€
2815 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

Tucked between McDonald's and Foot Locker, we found La Santaneca de la Mission at 2815 Mission Street, in San Francisco's colorful Mission District. It was packed with Salvadoran families enjoying Sunday lunch and now we know why. The menu is full of breakfast plates, soups,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Melanie J
Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Small place with most of the tables full. We arrived well since we had a toddler with us and were able to be immediately seated. They have a sign that says the food takes about 20 minutes as it is all made fresh once ordered....More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank TereseRC
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

The place is not big but obviously well known not only by locals. Fresh and tasty food, very nice and helpful staff. Note -no alcohol served

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank wandaww
Reviewed 5 May 2017

The place is nice with a good selection of options. The quantity of food is quite good, but the overall quality was just average. They also have some gluten free options.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Pierre B
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were on foot, hungry, looking for a restaurant open on a Monday. This place rocked! The two of us shared a garlic and mushroom shrimp dish along with two pupusas subs were very satisfied. The server was very nice although as others have noted,...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank OccamsShaver
Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

I'm Salvadorean and wouldn't recommend another place to eat this traditional dish. It's right out from the 24th BART Station. Just delicious!

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank Oscar C
Reviewed 1 July 2016

My teenage daughter and I were in San Francisco for 4 days and nights. The lineups were long at the trendier, highly-rated restaurants on TripAdvisor. We spotted this place just passing by on the street. I had read that the Mission was known for great...More

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Will_W44
Reviewed 16 January 2016 via mobile

If you want some good food and your on a budget you have to try la Santaneca on mission and Richland! Great pupusas, flank steak and schrimp, etc... Come and in and enjoy! See ya , Califaz

Date of visit: January 2016
Thank Califaz
Reviewed 7 December 2015 via mobile

I visited this restaurant on a Sunday night, and I expected it to be busy but it took an hour for 4 pupusas for my bf and I. The pupusas are really good though! I was excited because I use to visit this place years...More

Date of visit: December 2015
Thank cindy g
Reviewed 29 June 2015

It is very unfortunate for me to write this comment, because the food was very good. I had one tamale and one pupusa revuelta con frijoles. We order a total of six pupusas, three plain cheese and three revueltas, two orchatas and two tamales. I...More

Date of visit: June 2015
Thank Miguel S
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Latin, Central American, Mexican, American, Spanish, South American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2815 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94110-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-285-2131
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