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Cafe International

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508 Haight St, San Francisco, CA 94117-3407
+1 415-552-7390
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun 08:00 - 22:00
Mon 07:00 - 16:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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Utrecht Province, The Netherlands
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2016

Nice place for breakfast, lunch or just a cup of coffee. Very friendly staff and quick service. Offers free wifi.

Thank Sabine O
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Choice relaxed and spacious venue for a spot of light lunch after walking the city. Beautifully presented falafels and comfortable seating with a very laid back ambience and free WiFi. Cool sounds in the background and a friendly service.

Thank Jake R
Sao Paulo, SP
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to relax a little and found this cafe. Nice place to drink a coffe and eat a cake!

Thank Billyjava
Scottsdale, Arizona
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

First time visiting this cafe, from the outside I knew perhaps it's not the place for me... But it's good the step out of comfort zone I thought. Well, your gut feeling is never wrong. It's an old run down cafe, the hostess is a loud casual individual... No credit cards allowed but the ATM only charges $1.75 for the... More 

Thank Paxton D
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 September 2016

A local place, with a lot of people living in the neigboorhod, perfect for a coffee, a pastry or a sandwich. The food are good and not expensive (comparing other prices in SF !) Waiters and barista are very cool and relax. Loved this place

Thank Samsams2323
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

We stopped here for a sandwich and a beer. It's a really cool spot. The food was so fresh and the staff were really helpful. The lady working there recognised our friend from when he used to go in there a decade ago when he was in SF for the summer. They do Barry's tea for any Irish tourists feeling... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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106 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Fine coffee, some lunch and snacks also available. free wifi and free computer. ok but not great. in a nice area and good for a break from walking/shopping

Thank lvanclief
San Francisco, California
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57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2015

I love coming here! They make the best cappucino and natural smoothies without bs additives and served with a smile! Relaxed and an easy meeting place! These types of places are disappearing from San Francisco unfortunately!

Thank g l
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Lovely restaurant with a unique atmosphere. Had a fantastic sandwich with favoulus bread. The graffiti on the restroom must be seen. Loved everything!!!

Thank Fio A
Lougheed, Canada
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23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 January 2014

We came here by accident for a coffee and some pastry. I liked the atmosphere and the raisinswirl I had was super yummy. I've never seen a restroom with graffiti before!

Thank Silke H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout
Open Hours
08:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 508 Haight St, San Francisco, CA 94117-3407
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Haight-Ashbury
  • Neighbourhood: Haight-Ashbury
  • Phone Number: +1 415-552-7390

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Haight-Ashbury

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The area surrounding the intersection of Haight and Ashbury streets, “The Haight” still exudes vibes of the 1960s counterculture as a haven for vintage clothes, music, pop posters and body piercing shops. While the Summer of Love ended decades ago, Haight-Ashbury has turned into a melting pot of hippies, hipsters, and professionals. Walking through its streets can still feel like stepping back in time. A must-see neighbourhood for most music fans, it’s easy to see why these streets attracted the likes of the Grateful Dead and Janis Joplin. You’ll likely be content in The Haight day or night, just be sure to wear some flowers in your hair.
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