Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in San Francisco, according to Tripadvisor

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July 27, 2022
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Highest-rated breakfast restaurants in San Francisco, according to Tripadvisor

With the advent of Big Data, it's now easier than ever to quantify what people like around the globe. And when it comes to food, Americans seem to have specific opinions. American dining brands have a long and storied history, and whether they're fast food, fast-casual, high-end, or super cheap, U.S. restaurants offer something for almost everyone.

What's clear about U.S. dining habits is that people love options. Restaurants across America are chock-full of variety, mixing ethnicities, food regions, and cultures into steaming melting pots of (often) fried deliciousness. And when it comes to the most important meal of the day, few people are on the fence about their favorite go-to spots. Stacker compiled a list of the highest rated restaurants for breakfast in San Francisco on Tripadvisor. Tripadvisor rankings factor in the average rating and number of reviews. Some restaurants on the list may have recently closed.

Locals reading the list will surely see some favorite eateries and classic go-to restaurants. Keep reading to see if your favorite restaurant made the list—and to see which spots you haven't been to yet.

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#30. Mo'z Cafe

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (288 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $
- Address: 36 5th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-1811
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#29. Sears Fine Foods

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (3,731 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 439 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1503
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#28. Pinecrest Diner

- Rating: 4.0 / 5 (1,909 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American
- Price: $
- Address: 401 Geary St Union Square, San Francisco, CA 94102-1222
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#27. Buena Vista Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (2,580 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.0/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Irish
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2765 Hyde St Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94109-1222
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#26. Mo's Grill

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (476 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Diner
- Price: $
- Address: 1322 Grant Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3904
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#25. Caffe Greco

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (221 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Italian
- Price: $
- Address: 423 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-3901
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#24. Surisan

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (328 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Korean
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 505 Beach St A, San Francisco, CA 94133-1130
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#23. Bob's Donuts & Pastry Shop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (273 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (3.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, American
- Price: $
- Address: 1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
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#22. Joanie's Happy Days Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (667 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1329 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-1331
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#21. Mazarine Coffee

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (173 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, American
- Price: $
- Address: 720 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2502
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#20. Blue Bottle Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (573 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 66 Mint St Mint Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94103-1800
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#19. Sam's Diner

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (665 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Korean, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1220 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4801
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#18. Acme Bread

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (305 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries
- Price: $
- Address: 1 Ferry Plz, San Francisco, CA 94111-4212
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#17. Honey Honey Cafe & Crepery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,734 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 597 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1228
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#16. Brenda's French Soul Food

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,088 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cajun & Creole
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 652 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94102-3328
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#15. Tartine Bakery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,267 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.0/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, French
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 600 Guerrero St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1528
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#14. Pat's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (961 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2330 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1810
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#13. Mama's on Washington Square

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,866 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1701 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2914
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#12. The Grove - Yerba Buena

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,253 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Quick Bites, American
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 690 Mission St at 3rd Street, San Francisco, CA 94105-4014
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#11. Zazie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (581 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: French, European
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 941 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-4315
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#10. Darren's Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (512 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $
- Address: 2731 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1203
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#9. Taylor Street Coffee Shop

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,359 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Contemporary
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 375 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94102-2004
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#8. Mymy

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (382 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1500 California St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4708
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#7. Home Plate

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (577 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2274 Lombard St, San Francisco, CA 94123-2704
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#6. B. Patisserie

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (272 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (5.0/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: Bakeries, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2821 California St, San Francisco, CA 94115-2515
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#5. Hollywood Cafe

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (3,831 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5), Atmosphere (4.0/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 530 North Point St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1312
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#4. Sweet Maple

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (914 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.0/5), Atmosphere (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 2101 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3119
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#3. Lapisara Eatery

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (213 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Asian, Thai
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 698 Post St Post St. & Jones St., San Francisco, CA 94109-8232
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#2. Eight Am

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (1,231 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: American, Cafe
- Price: $$ - $$$
- Address: 1323 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-1330
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#1. Cafe De Casa

- Rating: 4.5 / 5 (171 reviews)
- Detailed ratings: Food (4.5/5), Service (4.5/5), Value (4.5/5)
- Type of cuisine: Coffee & Tea, Brazilian
- Price: $
- Address: 2701 Leavenworth St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1309
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