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The Grove

301 Hayes St, San Francisco, CA (Hayes Valley)
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Ranked #328 of 4,937 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Hayes Valley
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Neighborhood: Hayes Valley
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  • English first
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  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
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English first
Los Gatos, California
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80 reviews 80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

There aren't a lot of choices for a reasonably priced meal near the Theater. We found the Grove to be a delicious and casual spot. You order at the back of the restaurant and then take your number to a table. The menu has a lot of options, I had the chicken tacos and others had different salads. All were... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

Popped in for lunch, had a fresh Lemonade, and one of the best BLT's I have ever had in the US, usually the bacon is too thin and crumbles, but this was made with thicker bacon that was not too crispy.

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Saint-Ismier, France
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23 reviews 23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

I spent an afternoon here. The food is great with a lot of healthy items on the breakfast, lunch and dinner menus. The atmosphere is that of a coffee house with tables and livingroom type areas. The staff is extremely helpful and friendly, be it the staff behind the register, the bus staff or the manager who circulated making sure... More

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San Francisco, California
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75 reviews 75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We live nearby and love this place. We had previously been to the Grove on 3rd and Mission, which is also wonderful. They have a fantastic breakfast (the breakfast burrito is honestly horrifyingly large, in a good way) and their latte is delicious. I highly recommend any of their omelettes and their breakfast burrito. I have also been here for... More

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

had breakfast at the Hayes Street branch today and really enjoyed it i had the spinach and avo scramble, good sized portion, avo perfectly ripe, and a strawberry and banana smoohie maybe slightly over priced for what it was (1 x scramble & smoothie, & 1 x heuvos eggs and steak, with white coffee $34) and the fact you have... More

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Bedfordshire
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Good selection of meals and snacks with generous portions at a good price. Staff all very friendly. Great cherry pie!

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Las Vegas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014 via mobile

Fabulous breakfast place! Atmosphere is great! Very busy so be prepared, however the service was superb! I'm looking forward to returning!

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Denver, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

This location is OK for quick lunch out of the office. The food was prepared well but the service not so great. It is basically a self serve restaurant had to ask for some of the basics like water and ice. Overall the food was tasty, really loud and noisy eating area (so it was difficult to hear your friend... More

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LI, New York
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57 reviews 57 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

There is a fireplace and some comfortable seating around it. Coffee is good. Sweets are pretty good. It is an upbeat place to hang out for a snack or after dinner dessert.

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lanex
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213 reviews 213 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2014

We wound up having dinner here 3 nights. It was convenient to our hotel and had a great neighborhood feel with good comfort food. It was a great place after a long day of sightseeing amnd lunches that were too big

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