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Bi-Rite Creamery & Bakeshop

3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
+1 415-626-5600
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“ice cream” (408 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pm Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly
3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I believe there is a mismatch between expectation and reality after hearing lots of reviews it is the best ice cream in town. It was good but nothing special. We tried standard flavors and their specialities.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank nihalzahwi
Reviewed 3 December 2018

A must try place in San Francisco, it is open daily from 11am to 10pm. The popularity of the place is indicated by the orderly line of patrons. We were lucky to go here when there was no queue but there was a crowd once...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 135Mayur
Reviewed 29 November 2018

The ice creams here are simply delicious. I purchased a pint container to skip the queue. The ice creams are so popular that a systematic queue is formed. Inspite of being the winter months in San Francisco this ice cream place has a flow of...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Nilma S
Reviewed 22 November 2018 via mobile

Their ice cream is so delicious and yummy,big portions and lot if variety of flavors,the service was great,salted caramel was awesome,highly recommend this place

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank student19791
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Recently had Bi-Rite ice cream for the first time and it is top notch. It measures up to the Van Leeuwens and Humphrey Slocombes, though still a hair beneath the Graeters and Jeni's of the world. Definitely worth a visit!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank carmensandiego18
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Even though it was 54 degrees, we stopped for ice cream, and we weren't the only ones. I had scoops of pumpkin cheesecake and apple dumpling, seasonal flavors. Both were great - huge chunks of frozen apple pie filling. i tasted the black sesame, which...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank roots_reggae
Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I wish I lived in San Fran for this place alone. Every flavor I tried was absolutely delicious and all of it creamy. The flavors are unique but not over the top - you can tell they really think about what they’re creating. The staff...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Megan K
Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

If you buy ice cream once in SF, make sure it’s from Bi- Rite! You will. It be disappointed. My husband who eats a lot of ice cream also said that Bi- Rites was one of the most flavourful ice creams he has ever had....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank 75sharank
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

Our daughter told us this ice cream gem was the “best ice cream in the world”, big expectation but did not disappoint. We sampled half a dozen different kinds and when we finally settle on the perfect blend, they can give you a little or...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank David W
Reviewed 10 October 2018 via mobile

The ice cream shop is right in front of Mission Dolores Park. The ice cream comes in 3 sizes of 10+ flavors and you may choose from any container from a cup to 3 kinds of cone. My choices was medium coconut strawberry plus peach...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank BestLambert
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Questions & Answers
7 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from 319bruce10 | Reviewed this property |
I only reviewed the place, I don't work for the bit-rite
Robert P
25 June 2015|
Response from Lola2104 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I was just a customer. You can send your question to Bi-Rite directly.
Robert P
25 June 2015|
Response from Jae-Hyun K |
I haven't tried order and shipping. Their cookies were good. Please Contact them directly. 415-626-5600
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission Dolores
  • Neighbourhood: Mission Dolores
  • Phone Number: +1 415-626-5600
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