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Cafe Cole

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609 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2809
+1 415-668-7771
Today
06:30 - 19:30
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Mon - Fri 06:30 - 19:30
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 19:30
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Hull, Yorkshire
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100 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed a lovely coffee and a delicious lemon butter cookie here the other day. Loved it. Hope I get the chance to visit again while I'm in San Francisco.

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Thank Tina2603
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Great smoothies, great service in charming little coffee shop . Excellent baked goods! Skip the ones along the busy street

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Thank Sarah C
Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 April 2016

Wandering through Haight Ashbury on a hot day, we came across this funky looking Cafe. I ordered a Better Than Prozac smoothie and really enjoyed it. I have no idea how the food is but I did like a cute sign they had posted..."friends don't let friends go to Starbucks". Anyway seems like a good place for fresh juices, wheatgrass... More 

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Thank offthewalldesign
Oslo, Norway
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

Went here for lunch as exploring Haight-Achbury.. Loved the sandwiches, loved the music, loved the atmosphere 😊 The cafe is really small but sitting by the windows enjoying it all was just perfect today 😊

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Thank Plastku
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

When asking for restroom in advance of my drink they said I had to order first before they would give me the key. Was a line of 5 people so I think thats really bad customer service.

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Thank Beroid
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 February 2014 via mobile

Good and tasty sandwiches! Recommneded! You should go! Not so expensive... Muy rico, deben venir!! Jajsjfkgosiajwbdbgkobl ansndnfjjaja

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Thank Yucorp91
Comox, Canada
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91 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 211 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2013

Stopped by here for lunch while exploring the area. We all ordered sandwiches ( 2 Chicken, a BLT with avocado and the special roast beef.) Very tasty and fresh at a reasonable cost. We ate outside and enjoyed the street activities.

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Thank Comoxbox
Tilburg, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2013 via mobile

We tried a 'special' sandwich and some pastries. We liked it. It's not clean in the place but i also didn't really expect it there though. The guys offer good range of sandwiches, freshly-made juices and coffee.

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Thank Natasha I
Grass Valley, California
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100 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2012

Warning: I'm a tea, not coffee, drinker. So, maybe the coffee here is out of this world. The tead is generic bagged tea and the pastries were nothing. They did offer some vegan cookies.

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Thank Bezus
Kota Bharu, Malaysia
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2012

Love this place. Easy, wonderful people, tables and chairs outside. Fab! And Goodwill is right around the corner for some fun shopping too.

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Thank ckapp

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
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Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 19:30
Monday
06:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
06:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
06:30 - 19:30
Thursday
06:30 - 19:30
Friday
06:30 - 19:30
Saturday
07:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 609 Cole St, San Francisco, CA 94117-2809
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Haight-Ashbury
  • Neighbourhood: Haight-Ashbury
  • Phone Number: +1 415-668-7771

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  • 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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Haight-Ashbury
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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