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157 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-3039
(415) 348-1858
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 17
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  • 16
    Very good
  • 3
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Very, Very Tasty and Extremely Nice Staff

I wish all of my experience in San Fran have been like mine at Freshroll. The line was very long (it was a Sat lunch), but it was worth it. I got the lemon grass pork on a sandwich. The girl who made my sandwich was very nice and had a smile on her face. She hooked me up with... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Joanna A
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Howard, Ohio
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Howard, Ohio
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015 NEW

I wish all of my experience in San Fran have been like mine at Freshroll. The line was very long (it was a Sat lunch), but it was worth it. I got the lemon grass pork on a sandwich. The girl who made my sandwich was very nice and had a smile on her face. She hooked me up with... More 

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

This is a place for light but healthy meals or after lunch before dinner snacking. Make the rolls according to your choices and the sauces are great to go with the rolls. Try the rice paper instead of the breads. Sitting is sparse so it is basically a to go joint rather than sit and dine.

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Sturgis, South Dakota
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

Found this gem as a complete accident and am so pleased!!! Great, fresh food that is tasty, healthy and easy to eat vegetarian and gluten free.

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Chicago
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

We loved our lunch here! Plenty of options for people to customize their meals. We would eat here regularly if we lived in SF. The only issue is the extremely long line at lunch hour (that's the reason they get 4 stars instead of 5).

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jcsfla
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015 via mobile

I love Pho and fresh roll does a great job. Their spring rolls are great as well and the portions are generously sized. My only complaint is that they haven't figured out how to serve the food quickly. It routinely takes 10+ minutes after my order is placed, to get my Pho - all of which is already pre-made.

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Austin, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 501 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I had lunch here recently while at an event at the nearby Moscone Center. There was a decent line, which made me think it must be okay. It took me a minute or two to fully understand the Chipotle-esque ordering system, I ended up going with the spring rolls (even though I normally prefer pho) because I was getting it... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

THE GOOD: Good sandwiches good salads Good service Clean and uncluttered environment THE NOT SO GOOD: Not much We came here for lunch on my quest to find the best Banh Mi sandwich, it is very tasty and well worth the visit if you are in the area. Not the best we have had but it was so very tasty... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

I, too, visited Freshroll based on other reviews raving about this place. I love Vietnamese food, and almost always get a bowl of vermicelli with grilled pork. So I went for lunch this weekend after the car show, around 12:30pm, looking forward to trying out a new place. For me, it did not really live up to the hype. There... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

We had lunch whilst attending a congress at the convention centre. We had burgers and they were lovely. The price was not too dear for lunch. I would recommend having the crispy Brussels sprout, very tasty. They also serve roasted chicken and very good as well.

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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This was a great stop for a quick lunch between business events. Their assembly line system is efficient and the staff was smiling and friendly. Food was really good and healthy. Lots of flavor! Prices are good.

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Additional Information about Freshroll

Address: 157 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-3039
Phone Number: (415) 348-1858
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Vietnamese

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Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 157 4th Street, San Francisco, CA 94103-3039
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighborhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: (415) 348-1858

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Vietnamese
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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