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Peter D's

Pacific Heights
American, Diner
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2201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109
+1 415-771-8505
07:30 - 13:30
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

If you're looking for a good meal with good service and a great price this little diner is perfect. The breakfast we had today was huge and tasty with great coffee. Couldn't ask for more!

Thank Kate H
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Food was good, service was good, location good. The wait staff was very friendly and the food was cooked as ordered and was very satisfying.

Thank Tina L
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Oh my ! Peter D's is just the cutest little place! If you want to have a meal in a typical american diner from the 50s, this is your place. Its just like we see in the movies. We "accidently" found it on our way to the Fishermans Wharf and decided to have our breakfast here. We will never regret... More 

Thank Susanne F
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46 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

The service is a little slow at times. The food is mediocre but it was competitively priced so it makes it an OK option

Thank Jonathan M
Leigh-on Sea, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Darkened works hard to facilitate and please everyone. She is good with the constant local customers and us tourists too. We were a large party of 6 and she made us very welcome, even tho she was often busy. The menu is varied and suits most. We all enjoyed all of it and went back for seconds

Thank Margaret L
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

We had Mother's Day breakfast here this morning before we checked out of Inn on Broadway and we were so impressed with the yummy fresh food and excellent service - truly the best since we arrived in the US a month ago. We fly home to Australia tonight so talk about saving the best til last?! Thank you ladies for... More 

Thank Meighan G
Prague, Czech Republic
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48 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

I love these american breakfast place. It was amazing. Everytime in SF I have to go there for breakfast. Serve is very kind!

Thank Jakub P
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49 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 March 2016

We had one of our first breakfasts in the States at this diner. We weren't disappointed. The portions were big, the lady who served us was very friendly, the prices however were a bit expensive.

Thank Sissy C
Concord, NH
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59 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 January 2016

My wife and I enjoy the foodie places of Northern California, but we really enjoyed a nice break from that scene with a breakfast at Peter D's. Excellent food at a good price, and no long lines out the door of people craving artisan cheeses. And my dish -- a special that day, smoked salmon scramble -- was excellent. Good... More 

Thank ElTiante23
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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5 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

Our family of 4 ate here thinking the menu looked great and prices were reasonable. We were WRONG! Portion sizes were extremely small. Extra charges for things like eating after 11am, adding chocolate chips to pancakes, using a credit card, etc. Ended up costing more than $65 for very average food.

Thank Stefanie L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Diner
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
07:30 - 13:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 Van Ness Ave, San Francisco, CA 94109
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Pacific Heights
  • Neighbourhood: Pacific Heights
  • Phone Number: +1 415-771-8505

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