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501 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4213
+1 415-241-9011
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good39%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (19 reviews)
“pancakes” (34 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
501 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4213
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the place to go for a great and reliable breakfast/brunch. And it’s fabulous that the restaurant is in Hayes Valley, close to the performing arts venues and the Conservatory of Music. You can find comfort food in every shape and size: omelettes in...More

Thank Pippiduck
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We probably wouldn’t be back to this place again. The food itself was yummy and they had complimentary coffee outside which helped! The wait was long. We were told 20 minutes and it was more like 45 minutes. We wouldn’t have stayed if they would...More

Thank Charley T
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I had breakfast here this morning. I ordered the blueberry pancakes and she ordered the veggie omelet. This was the best breakfast I have had in San Francisco.

Thank John M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Opted for a more interesting breakfast than the complementary cuisine at the Day's Inn. Very pleased with the tasty breakfasts - too much to finish, too good to toss, so "yes please" to a takeout container for the skillet breakfast. No machiato on the menu,...More

Thank ConcoursRider
Reviewed March 31, 2018

We tried Stacks´only for one breakfast. The place was crowded for all the time we were there, which means excellent quality of food and service at very reasonable prices. Every dish we ordered was of excellent taste and very abundant. I don´t know for lunch...More

Thank Fernando E
Reviewed March 23, 2018 via mobile

Just got the blueberry pancakes and it was awesome! The bacon was perfectly cooked as well. The menu was huge so lots to choose from. The service was also awesome and very attentive!

Thank danigirllikes2travel
Reviewed February 1, 2018

We've visited several time, and the food is always very good. Portions are quite large and the menu has a lot of variety. Will go back when we visit again. Be aware that it can get quite busy and you may have to wait. We...More

Thank Gilbert G
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Some of you who read this may remember when there were restaurants with large menus, "stacks" of entrees, and something for everyone, particularly breakfast all day, lunch, and dinner. It would take you forever to read over the menu and then you just had so...More

Thank johnnnita
Reviewed November 22, 2017

San Francisco is an expensive city, but we found this restaurant well worth the price. We had breakfast there three times in a week and absolutely loved the food. It was the first time my granddaughter had steak (her favorite) and eggs. We were reluctant...More

Thank Janet B
Reviewed November 19, 2017

The host is so Rude! The food is good and it is close to my house. I have been in this place several times and I know you need to be in line, Order Fast, Eat Fast and Leave fast. Today every thing was same,...More

1  Thank Hanie G
Hayes Valley
Chock full of designer boutiques, art galleries, funky
shoe stores, and great restaurants, it’s hard to
imagine Hayes Valley once languished in the shadow of
a major freeway. Its removal allowed for the creation
of an attractive boulevard on Octavia Street with a
community park at its center and dozens of trendy
businesses to satisfy visitors looking for a stylish
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 501 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4213
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Hayes Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Hayes Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-241-9011
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