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Stella Pastry and Cafe

446 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3902
+1 415-986-2914
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“cannoli” (60 reviews)
“pastry” (35 reviews)
“cake” (24 reviews)
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07:30 - 22:00 Hours
446 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3902
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visit the city a few times a year and one stop we always make is a visit to Stella’s. They have the best Tiramisu and cannolis. Everything in the case looks wonderful but we alway get the same treats. They are also a coffee...More

Thank Dan V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a Saturday night - quick service for take away. Tried Sacripantina for the first time and was blown away by how light and delicate the flavours were! Would highly recommend! The place was busy with customers - the locals obviously know a good...More

Thank aditijoshi77
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Since Stella Pastry and Cafe was just below our room, visiting the cafe was a given....and of course, all of their pastries are so delicious!

Thank MichelleandBob2013
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Love this place! We always come by when we’re in North Beach. Sometimes we go a little out of the way just to get some tiramisu. Everything is delicious here but I have yet to find better tiramisu anywhere else!

Thank wanderwm
Reviewed 28 December 2017

First of all, the two girls who help us are Rebecca and Jessica. They work really hard to make sure that we get what we want quickly, even though there are generally a lot of people at this cafe. They also have a great sense...More

Thank UptownGirl805
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The cannoli at Stella's was very good: the shell was light and crisp and not too thick, the creamy filling was airy and there was enough of it. I hate to say it, but in my opinion the creamy could have been a little sweeter....More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We stopped by twice because we stayed at the Hotel Boheme just above it. There is a great selection of Italian cookies and desserts. We had several types of cake and cookies which were quite good. There are a few tables but it's mostly a...More

Thank Remgirl1
Reviewed 24 September 2017

We stopped by there for a snack after shopping the north beach district. The pastries were awesome and were a good portion size. Excellent place for breakfast!

Thank traveler2151
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

It had been 15 yrs since eating this, and we weren't disappointed. Omg! How good does it get? Coffee and sacripantina!

Thank dianediana
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

A neighborhood favorite. Unbelievable quality and varied pastry. Always packed, counter services. A few small tables available.

Thank Rick T
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds
of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian
ristorante come together to create the charming
neighbourhood of North Beach, once the stomping
grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of
North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always
suitable for younger visitors, few neighbourhoods in
the city exude as much European charm and style.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 20:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 22:00
07:30 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 446 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3902
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighbourhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-986-2914
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