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Acme Bread

1 Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94105-1521 (The Embarcadero)
(415) 288-2978
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Pompano Beach, FL
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175 reviews 175 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Stopped here as part of our "edible excursion" tour. Enjoyed it so much with the Cowgirl Creamery Mt. Tam cheese that we bought both for our flight home today!

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Memphis
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93 reviews 93 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Loved all the breads we purchased: Pain au Levain, Olive Bread and of course, sourdough! It definitely lived up to the reputation.

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Fremont, California
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1,495 reviews 1,495 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
915 helpful votes 915 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

We have enjoyed buying different breads from Acme at the Ferry Building. Cowgirl Creamery that has wonderful artisan cheese is next door. For a nice picnic lunch, its a great duo. We have enjoyed both.

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san francisco
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Their sourdough was good, but too hard. Tasty bread, but can be mistaken for being stale because it is tough and hard.

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NYC
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363 reviews 363 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This bread is legit! I hate myself for loving a great baguette or any bread for that matter but Acme bread is just perfect. I had a few different kinds during my weekend visit to SF and paired them with little hunks of cheese from Cowgirl next door. My friend and I would munch down on our gluttonous snacks in... More

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

My family loves bread so when we saw Acme Bread Co. at the Ferry Marketplace we knew we had to try it. It was 9:00am on. Thursday so there was a breakfast rush and as we waited in line we tried to decide which of the many bread options we would choose. In the end we decided on a cinnamon... More

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Oceanside, California
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

What an amazing gem for those of you who like European style hard crust breads! The prices a reasonable, the selection is amazing, and the flavors are wonderful.

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Sun Lakes, Arizona
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90 reviews 90 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We bought a loaf of Cranberry Walnut and a Wheat bread and a variety of smaller rolls. One of the best bakeries we have ever found. And I could not believe the unbelievably reasonable prices for the touristy location. I would be here every week if we lived nearby, and I envy those who do. Hope to make one more... More

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Denver, Colorado
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33 reviews 33 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

This is not really a restaurant it is a bakery, but with it's location in the Ferry Building it is easy to select some breakfast rolls, grab a coffee and sit on a bench behind the building looking over the bay. It doesn't matter if you want a loaf of bread or some breakfast rolls this is a must stop... More

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Atascadero, California
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240 reviews 240 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Simple - Easy - Fast moving line - Smells great - Tastes wonderful - mmmmm... There is the summary and I loved my last olive roll. wow! under a buck and a quick snack as I wandered. Back for more later - irresistible! Oh how I love those carbs.

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Additional Information about Acme Bread

Address: 1 Ferry Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94105-1521
Phone Number: (415) 288-2978
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Embarcadero
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Bakery

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