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Blue Bottle Cafe

315 Linden St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5109
+1 415-252-7535
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“cakes” (2 reviews)
“iced coffee” (8 reviews)
“great coffee” (11 reviews)
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7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Hours
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315 Linden St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5109
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Reviewed April 7, 2014

On the recommendation of the hotel we were staying at, we went to this little, eclectic cafe tucked away in a square just south of Market Street. A great place with a fantastic breakfast and magnificent coffee. The coffee is to cheap but so unique...More

Thank ggcaiazzo
Reviewed March 18, 2014

I was walking down near the ferry terminal (getting my Fitbit steps in for the morning) and came across the Blue Bottle stand, there was a line so I waited and what great service and coffee. I have an almost perfect latte (I don't know...More

Thank DrSecure98
Reviewed February 4, 2014

They do what they do better than anywhere else, and the Linden Alley kiosk is the best of the Blue Bottles. Accept that the coffee is served warm, not hot. Accept that you will wait. Accept that there is no half-caff soy caramel mochacino. Relax...More

Thank ajwsf
Reviewed November 30, 2013

We had walked from our hotel in Sutter Street to Alamo Square and asked a lady dog walker for a recommendation for good coffee. The Blue Bottle Cafe was the suggestion and with the odd directional hiccup we did find this gem, although a little...More

Thank bsandrs
Reviewed November 21, 2013

On a recent trip to San Francisco, we were taken to Blue Bottle Cafe in the inner Mission district, a shared building with the Heath Ceramics company. Our son bragged about the milk used here as well as the coffee. The milk is a pastureized...More

Thank earth2hal
Reviewed October 23, 2013

Der beste Kaffee in San Francisco. Und nicht nur dort. Perfekt zubereitet. Ein echtes Highlight. Dazu das Flair, das Service. Ein Muß. Selbst das Logo ist liebevoll gestaltet. Wurde auch Zeit, das jemand der elenden Nespresso Kapsel zeigt, wie guter Kaffee wirklich zu schmecken hat....More

Thank Henrilou_Vienna
Reviewed October 17, 2013

Great coffee. They do drip coffee here and it is excellent; takes a little longer but it is worth it. The location is also great as it is in the building that houses the Heath Ceramics Company so you can drink your coffee and browse...More

Thank jt093812
Reviewed October 2, 2013

I admit Blue Bottle Coffee is great. However, there is always a significant wait, and there is a just as good place up on Octavia a block away (in one of the containers) Plus, they won't give you a double expresso togo. It MUST be...More

Thank cds_SanFrancisco
Reviewed September 11, 2013

I ordered a regular latte, and added a bit of the natural sugar provided on the side. This coffee was the perfect temperature and tasted amazing. There was a bit of a line, but it was well worth it. Crazy ordering coffee from a coffee...More

Thank Michelle S
Reviewed September 5, 2013

The coffee is good, but where is the coffee bad in San Francisco? It's worth it if there's not a long line-up.

Thank BeckyToronto_12
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Saturday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Linden St, San Francisco, CA 94102-5109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Hayes Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Hayes Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 415-252-7535
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