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Joe's Cable Car Restaurant - CLOSED

4320 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94112-1521
+1 415-334-6699
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good18%
  • Average26%
  • Poor18%
  • Terrible8%
24 Feb 2015
“Not bad, not bad at all”
6 Feb 2014
“Saying Goodbye”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, Delicatessen, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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4320 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94112-1521
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1 - 10 of 48 reviews

Reviewed 24 February 2015

Very good burger with excellent onion rings. The meat is chopped and ground fresh right in front of you if you care to watch. The onion rings, crisp and light. I naturally topped my burger with an egg, because every sandwich needs one "el caballo"...More

2  Thank BigDNOBrag
Reviewed 6 February 2014

When Joe raised his prices to $13 for the basic burger, I figured something was up. Guess he was warning his old clientele that changes were coming, and indeed his parking lot, which used to be full especially on weekends, has been almost empty for...More

3  Thank sfRebecca
Reviewed 16 December 2013 via mobile

One of the best burgers ever. A little pricy but well worth it. Loaded with provolone and usual garnishments. Great service even during a busy lunch hour.

Thank scott t
Reviewed 6 November 2013

An trip to the world of the real and tasty. Got lucky, met the real Joe. An original, that's for sure. Great rings and fries. The STEAKBURGER WAS THE BEST. It was the first stop on a Triple D weekend. The burger tasted like a...More

Thank nancyinChicago_13
Reviewed 10 October 2013

I saw this place featured on DDand D and Guy Fieri really let me down...Average burgers and RIDICULOUS prices. This place should be investigated for highway robbery. Trust me, don't waste your time going here, you will be very disappointed. Go to Yelp to get...More

1  Thank Leonard G
Reviewed 11 September 2013

Went there because we saw it on DDD the burgers were delicious but the fries could of been better, i was expecting better fries for $5 a plate, the did not seem like fresh cut. The burgers are tender and can almost stand alone, my...More

Thank gardengal23
Reviewed 14 March 2013 via mobile

Burgers are great. Between the four of us we had the country, the patty melt, and the bacon burgers. Every burger was very, very, good. Flavor is great, doesnt need to add anything to it. The onion onion rings are amazing, the French fries are...More

Thank muleyfever
Reviewed 26 February 2013

I now know why this is considered the best hamburger in San Francisco. The hamburgers are made with chuck meat ground daily and the taste is phenomenal. The French fries are freshly cut and are just ok. Depending on the size of patty you want,...More

Thank Owenthomas
Reviewed 23 December 2012

There is no doubt that the burgers are very good because of the freshly ground meat and the fries just average, but the prices are outrageous even for the meat quality. I had a Mushroom Burger and my wife had a Patty melt. We could...More

Thank William M
Reviewed 28 October 2012

My wife and I visited because of the feature on 3D. Although the burger and Service were great, it was way over priced. Atmosphere and experience was neat, but two burgers, 1 order of fries and two beers for 50 bucks? Hmmmm....

1  Thank Pancho P
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4320 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94112-1521
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-334-6699
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