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Primo Patio Cafe

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214 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107
415-957-1129
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch
Good for:
Families with children
Large groups
Outdoor seating
Dining on a budget

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
BEST BEST BEST!

This place is so FUN and YUMMY/DELICIOUS! I have had almost everything on the menu and never been disappointed. I cannot stay away from the jerk CHICKEN! The jerk chicken dinner or jerk chicken salad is incredible. Truly. I've gone here for many years and sent manyeee people there that THANK ME... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
DanCyn1999
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El Sobrante, California
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Large groups
  • Outdoor seating
  • Dining on a budget
  • Breakfast/Brunch
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El Sobrante, California
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is so FUN and YUMMY/DELICIOUS! I have had almost everything on the menu and never been disappointed. I cannot stay away from the jerk CHICKEN! The jerk chicken dinner or jerk chicken salad is incredible. Truly. I've gone here for many years and sent manyeee people there that THANK ME for the recommendation. Not only is the food... More 

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Los Altos, California, United States
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180 reviews 180 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2013

Great jerk chicken in this casual outside café. Service is great with an extensive menu in this "hole in the wall" outdoor restaurant between Moscone Center and AT&T ballpark. It's worth a visit.

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Monterey, California
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

We went here for an early dinner before a Giants game. Apparently they don't generally serve dinner, except on game nights, so if you're going for dinner call ahead for their hours. We got there early at 4:00 and were initially put off as it appeared to be a take-out place, but the reviews were good and said they had... More 

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San Francisco, California
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83 reviews 83 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2012

I went there for lunch with my boyfriend and you definitely need. They were clearly understaffed but you could see they were trying their hardest to make things work. The restaurant was packed and they had only one person taking orders. It is outside seating. I ordered a steak sandwich. It was absolutely delicious though the fries could of been... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2008

Love the fried calamari and jerk chicken!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2006

I've been wanting to visit this cafe for quite a while -- the food and atmosphere sounds quite amazing and welcoming. However, when I recently tried to make a reservation, the opposite was the case. I asked the hostess for a reservation for four at 830pm (my friend had just flown in from New York and this was the earliest... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 214 Townsend St, San Francisco, CA 94107
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighborhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: 415-957-1129

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Caribbean, Café

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Outdoor seating, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Monday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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

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South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able to do more than just business - museums, top quality restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call this neighborhood home. Most of its freeway-sized streets may not capture the same character as other neighborhoods in the city, but pockets of charm, like South Park, can still be found throughout its side streets.
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