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Lotta's Bakery

Nob Hill
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1720 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3617
+1 415-359-9039
09:00 - 15:00
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Sun 09:00 - 15:00
Tue - Thu 09:00 - 17:00
Fri 09:00 - 18:00
Sat 09:00 - 17:00
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Southlake, Texas
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We had a large group from Texas come to San Francisco to celebrate two birthdays. I scoured the is website and yelp to find a bakery that was convenient to where we were staying and that sounded good. I ordered a carrot cake for one night and the original blum coffee crunch for the other night. Both were delicious!

Thank Lisalynl
Toronto, Canada
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2014

I stumbled into this wonderful bakery strolling along Polk St. It is a bakery in an antique store. I walked in because the concept is so intriqing and attractive. They serve cupcakes, variety of cookies, pies, cakes, tarts, and much more. Baked on site. The kitchen is very clean.The owners are very friendly and welcoming. I purchased a pastry with... More 

Thank melaneee2014
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 June 2014

I spoke with the baker, Earl, after having difficulty in placing an order for a small wedding cake with other bakeries. I was out of state and wanted a very small, two tiered, wedding cake for our wedding ceremony at city hall. He listened and assured me it wouldn't be problem. I emailed him a pictured of what I had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 14 June 2014

My family and I come from London and we were visiting San Francisco for a birthday. I contacted earl about the cake, he was so helpful and the cake was delivered to our hotel on time, and tasted fantastic. He did everything we asked for and made this day very special :)

Thank slowman1992
Santa Fe
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86 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 October 2012

We hadn't been here for two years and found that nothing had changed. Still great baked goods which are more like home-made than store-bought. The pies, cakes and cookies Re hard to beat. It's also fun to browse the antiques while you're there.

Thank hankmail505
Manchester, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2011

We happened upon Lotta's while looking for a lunch destination and were drawn in by the vintage finds in the window. I'm so glad we found it. After browsing the antiques and buying an adorable leather clutch bag, we grabbed some carrot cake, pumpkin bread and coffee. The carrot cake was moist with a light frosting and the pumpkin bread... More 

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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 18:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1720 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3617
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-359-9039

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Nob Hill
Swanky and stylish, Nob Hill sits in the heart of the city and is home to amazing architecture and views. The hike to the top can be a challenging workout for those who forego a cable car ride, but they will be rewarded with some of the city’s most beautiful architecture adorning its peak. Originally populated with mansions after the Gold Rush, most if not all were devastated in the 1906 earthquake and fire that followed. Luckily all is not lost; storied hotels and Grace Cathedral surround Huntington Park. Having a drink or dinner while taking in the sunset and views at the "top of the Mark" is tough to beat.
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