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Lori's Diner

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Neighbourhood:
Union Square
American, Diner
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336 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1707
+1 415-392-8646
Today
00:00 - 23:59
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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Hastings, New Zealand
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97 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We went in for breakfast and already very busy. Typical 50s style diner with the vinyl bench seats and waitresses all dressed up to play the part. Pancakes were huge and could barely get through them but very nice.

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Thank Clint A
Las Vegas, Nevada
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We ended up at Lori's Diner because we were hungry at midnight, and boy, did they deliver! If you like huge plates of diner food, go here. The vintage decor was very cool and the service was decent, and the price was right, too.

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Thank kyothinks
Rancho Cucamonga
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161 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 170 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After trying another place nearby, and not pleased, this was a nice surprise. I ordered standard eggs and sausage ands my daughter had an omelete. Both very happy and would return. We sat at the counter as there was at wait for a table. Saw some good sandwiches and other lunch items. Looked equally good!

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Thank Johnny V
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent mean at a retro 50's diner, meatloaf was great. Looking forward to going back for breakfast

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Guatemala
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36 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have loved the idea of eating in a place where you can feel back in the time. Great options to eat with big sizes. The customer services its also great. I have enjoyed the decoration too. I will definetely come back

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karachi
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266 reviews
128 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying at a hotel in union square and decided to have our breakfast at Lori's diner across the street, and we were not disappointed. They had a good selection of eggs any style, burgers and sandwiches. We opted for fried eggs and omelettes with hash brown along with coffee. A good standard breakfast, just the way we like... More 

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Ames, Iowa
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Cheap, but quick breakfast. Denver omelet had too much filling and too little egg. Restaurant had a funny smell...and everything appeared a bit dirty. Would have preferred not to find a black hair under my toast. Not much positive to say.

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Thank Michael H
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20 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a cute little place with your typical 24 hour diner food menu of breakfast and lunch/dinner items. I decided to grab a couple appetizer items, as I didn't see them as a meal, and carry them back to the hotel. I did chicken fingers and beer battered onion rings. The chicken fingers were typical pre-breaded frozen fingers, not... More 

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Thank Leeja E
McKinney, Texas
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I ate at Lori's Diner twice during my stay in SF. The food was great and the price was average! I will return on my next visit to SF!

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Thank kimmieswan
Los Angeles, California
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20 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a very nice breakfast here. Our server was very nice and accommodating. We asked to move to a different table due to our need for more space, and hostess made this possible without any problem. The food came out right away! The only thing was that they ran out of oatmeal during breakfast time. I ordered oatmeal for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 336 Mason St, San Francisco, CA 94102-1707
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighbourhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: +1 415-392-8646

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