We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Liguria Bakery

Certificate of Excellence
Neighborhood:
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
1700 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2915
415-421-3786
Today
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Mon - Sat 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 96 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 75
    Excellent
  • 15
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Amazing focaccia!!!!

Wow a close friend told us to go last week and we can't believe we have missed this place for the last 20 years! Go early or you will miss out. It is a focaccia heaven....seriously when I bit into the pesto focaccia it melted in my mouth and I couldn't stop talking about how yummy it was! We had... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 31, 2015
travelfam6-8
,
Sacramento, California
Add Photo Write a Review

96 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Sacramento, California
Level Contributor
25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015 NEW

Wow a close friend told us to go last week and we can't believe we have missed this place for the last 20 years! Go early or you will miss out. It is a focaccia heaven....seriously when I bit into the pesto focaccia it melted in my mouth and I couldn't stop talking about how yummy it was! We had... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Level Contributor
26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Liguria Bakery is no longer just a bakery. It is an institution! Get there early. It's best if you bring cash. don't come at noon and expect to get what you want. They bake and sell, and then they are done. That is how it works when you are getting delicious, fresh baked pieces of heaven. If you are lucky... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
29 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

Get there early and get your foccacia bread. It's everything. Its good anytime of day or night. any meal. snack. whatever. Just get some, bake it and eat it!

Was this review helpful? Yes
NYC
Level Contributor
38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

This Bakery is one of the standards of San Francisco. It is located in Little Italy/North Beach, off Washington Square Park. It has been around since before I first tried it 35 years ago. They make only one thing - Focaccia and they make it well. The only change is that over the years, they have added more flavors. When... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Blaine, Washington
Level Contributor
60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

This will be my new regular stop in San Francisco. I tried the pizza focaccia which was excellent. My only regret is that I didn't buy a plain focaccia also.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Eastern Sierra, CA
Level Contributor
94 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I first started coming here in 1988 when I worked as a bike messenger in the City. I've been making it a stop every time I return to visit. While I miss having them ring up the sale on the old cash register - it's in the window now - they still wrap up the focaccia in white paper and... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dietikon, Switzerland
Level Contributor
7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

I only came here because of the rating in tripadvisor, I guess I would have not stopped at this place even if would had walking by...the place doesnt look like a bakery with welcoming food in the window. But what a mistake would it have been not stopping here. I had a pizza focaccia. I dont remember that I ever... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Bozeman, Montana
Level Contributor
28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014 via mobile

Every time we are in SF we make it a point to get some Liguria Bakery focaccia as its truly the best SF has to offer. I suggest you get there early as today they were almost sold out by 11am. They only had raisin, pizza, and jalapeño which we really liked although the garlic and onion are the family... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mill Creek, Washington
Level Contributor
138 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

i always do a weekend in San fran in December. Liguria is a must stop. For the first time I tried the Raisin flavor and it was amazing. I just love Ma and here cranky personalty. Please check this place out if you are in the north beach area.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Denver, CO
Level Contributor
53 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

This bread is so good it needs no extra. Just get the plain. That's what you came for! It also makes it easier to tear off pieces as you walk. I read a review that said ask for it in a paper bag. I'm a grown man but had I read that before going I might still be reluctant to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Liguria Bakery also viewed

 

Been to Liguria Bakery? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Liguria Bakery

Address: 1700 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2915
Phone Number: 415-421-3786
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
Open Hours:
Monday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cuisine: Italian, Pizza

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1700 Stockton St, San Francisco, CA 94133-2915
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Neighborhood: North Beach / Telegraph Hill
  • Phone Number: 415-421-3786

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza
Open Hours
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 2:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Liguria Bakery staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in North Beach / Telegraph Hill

Neighborhood Profile
North Beach / Telegraph Hill
The aroma of freshly roasted coffee beans, the sounds of opera, and the sights of the romantic Italian ristorante come together to create the charming neighborhood of North Beach, once the stomping grounds for the Beatnik Generation. Although parts of North Beach are known for nightlife that’s not always suitable for younger visitors, few neighborhoods in the city exude as much European charm and style. Peruse a bookstore for the literature of Kerouac, Ferlinghetti and Ginsberg, grab some gelato and head to Washington Square for a perfect afternoon of people watching. Just east of North Beach, the hills and staircases of Telegraph Hill are a unique delight. At its peak, the art deco Coit Tower provides sweeping panoramic views of the bay and city. The beautifully landscaped Filbert Street Steps, a street too steep for a roadway, rewards those willing to hike uphill. Keep your ears open and you might even hear the squawk of the wild parrots who call this neighborhood home.
Explore this neighborhood