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Molinari Delicatessen

373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
+1 415-421-2337
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“salami” (122 reviews)
“sandwich” (240 reviews)
“bread” (117 reviews)
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Italian, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
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Reviewed 3 days ago

If I lived here, I would go once a week. The Molinari Italian "Special" sandwich lives up to all expectations. The best sandwich I have ever had. The pastrami was very good and would have it again too. The blue cheese and variety of olives...More

Thank pinked_10_11
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ravs to take home to cook yourself are like pillows of heaven. I can find my favorite fennel salami here; hard to find at other delis. I wish they were open on Sundays.

Thank Roberta Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch on a busy Wednesday and took a number along with everyone else. There was probably a fifteen to twenty minute wait for our number to come up... plenty of time to take in the atmosphere and details of this popular...More

Thank travelfanaticsunltd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Absolutely love this place!!! Stopped in the city while on a Princess Cruise and just had to buy some of their salami. We make it a point to visit this place, buy a couple of their delicious sandwiches and purchase six sticks of salami weighing...More

Thank PJ6979
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on Broadway street in the City of Millbrae California this family Deli has been offering the best deli products around town for many many years. Their service is very friendly and their deli quality is so good that customers keep going back for more....More

Thank Carlos J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Deli is much more - the minute you walk in there are treasures to be had! Usually there is a line, but the amazing men behind the counter make it move along. My favorite process is to take a number and start filling a...More

Thank kathleenmH6650QP
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is my go-to sandwich shop in SF. Sandwiches are made to order on a variety of breads, but I always chose sourdough rolls. Roast beef, turkey, salami, ham, and lots of cheese choices. The food is excellent. It also makes a good hotel room...More

Thank DL S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This delicatessen has a wonder selection of meats and cheeses and any Italian food you could ever wish for. They have a such an amazing selection of sandwiches which are made by you selecting your own fresh bread handing it to them and them making...More

Thank Rob&Sylvia
Reviewed 1 November 2017

When my husband and I are craving a sandwich- like a real legitimate deli sandwich that isn't covered in special bomb sauces but rather just filled to the brim with amazing ingrediants- we order from Molinaris. Its actually all the way in North Beach, which...More

Thank kierstan g
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

I had researched and looked forward to this whole experience. I was amazed with the groceries and selection. We ordered sandwiches and I wish we lived closer. I would be a regular!

Thank IowaBell
As the oldest in North America, San Francisco's
Chinatown is an exotic experience. A unique
neighbourhood decorated with colourful shops, historic
streetlights, hanging lanterns, and pagoda roofs
awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on
dim sum at the tea houses, or meet the locals who
gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or
practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands,
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16 August 2017|
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Response from DoxCam | Reviewed this property |
Outside of the deli, there are several seats and tables to sit and enjoy your purchase but no service is provided.
Mary Ann P
26 September 2016|
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Response from CornmanSibling | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I never noted any gluten-free foods there - wasn't a focus for me. They might sell some gluten-free uncooked pasta; but don't believe their deli foods selections (sandwiches or salads) have a gluten free... More
25 September 2016|
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Response from Mary Ann P | Reviewed this property |
Hello Traveller, Molinari's is one of the best delicatessens in San Francisco! And I am not from the f amity, or , even Italian. It is one of only a few of the LAST REAL ITIALIAN delicatessens in San Francisco. when is it... More
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 373 Columbus Ave, North Beach, San Francisco, CA 94133-3907
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-421-2337
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