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Ananda Fuara

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1298 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4801
415-621-1994
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11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Fri 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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  • 38
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Low key, friendly and filling!

What a nice place, with very nice service and kitchen staff. I am not a vegetarian but really appreciate vegan food, which makes sure that my lactose intolerance is accommodated. The food is tasty, plentiful, fresh, and even the teas are special. We especially enjoyed the chocolate cake for dessert!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 23, 2015
OaklandVisit2r
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Oakland, California, United States
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Reservations
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67 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Los Gatos, California
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123 reviews 123 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

I really don't like to write bad reviews but I can't help it. The service was terrible, the atmosphere is cold and the food was not tolerable...followed by indigestion...and yes I am vegan. Really can't recommend anything here except I must say the chocolate cake was outstanding...there I did find one good thing to say.

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Oakland, California, United States
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50 reviews 50 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

What a nice place, with very nice service and kitchen staff. I am not a vegetarian but really appreciate vegan food, which makes sure that my lactose intolerance is accommodated. The food is tasty, plentiful, fresh, and even the teas are special. We especially enjoyed the chocolate cake for dessert!

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Indore, India
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29 reviews 29 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It looks like an Indian restaurant with vegan / vegetarian options. But it is NOT. It is more thai and non-veg, poor choice for Indian food seekers.

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Bengaluru (Bangalore), India
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13 reviews 13 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Good for Indian food. Have lot of varieties and the food is nice. I tried the meal which had a mix of roti dal and rice. The curry of the day was good.

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Fort Myers, Florida
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27 reviews 27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Lucked into this unique eatery while in SF for the marathon. Very peaceful and warm, cheery decor. Loved being able to order a side of stamed veggies to have with the curry plate of the day. Appreciated the varied menu and thought my meal was fresh, well-prepared and tasty. Since I often find restaurant food too salty and/or too greasy,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

It was one of the best veggie restaurant we did in Frisco! The price/quality rate is really impressive for the quantity you have! The place is not really beautiful, but it has charm for the market street full of brands and chains restaurants. We ordered salads with a Mexican style ( I don't remember exactly) but it was really fresh... More 

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Coventry
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Ananda Fuara is about a 15 minute walk north from the Powell St cable car turnaround/Westfield Mall, along Market Street (only a few minutes from the Civic Center stop on the MUNI) so if you're a vegetarian, it's very easy to get to and is a fantastic place for an excellent, tasty, hearty brunch/lunch/early dinner (but check which days they... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Ananda Fuara is a vegetarian restaurant with an Indian bias, it has a basic décor, and very reasonable prices. I started with vegetable samosas which were excellent, then for entrée the Neatloaf which was excellent, if a bit too large. I also had an excellent Strawberry Shake with Banana.

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Québec
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Delicious!!!! The neatloaf is excellent!!! It's Cheap!!!! And the staff are so kind!!! Best vegetarian food in san francisco!!! Thank you!

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Pacifica, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Cafe-style restaurant is near to the ballet, symphony and Orpheum Theater and an easy-walking distance from the Civic Center Bart station. It is a little oasis of sky blue walls in an unsavory city corner (that's changing fast though). The service, like the interior is calm and efficient. The salads are fresh with a lot of variety like grated carrots,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1298 Market St, San Francisco, CA 94102-4801
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Civic Center
  • Neighborhood: Civic Center
  • Phone Number: 415-621-1994

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Indian, Vegetarian, Vegan
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 8:00 pm

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

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Civic Center
Civic Center is the seat of power for all things government and performance-related in the city. Although its streets are best walked during daytime, numerous cultural gems are within close proximity to one another. The symphony, opera, ballet, and jazz center offer year round entertainment within the shadow of the city’s Beaux-Arts crown jewel: the gold tipped dome of City Hall.
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