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1720 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3617 (Nob Hill)
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Ranked #923 of 5,039 Restaurants in San Francisco
Sun 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Thu 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisines: Bakery
Nob Hill
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English first
Toronto, Canada
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

I stumbled into this wonderful bakery strolling along Polk St. It is a bakery in an antique store. I walked in because the concept is so intriqing and attractive. They serve cupcakes, variety of cookies, pies, cakes, tarts, and much more. Baked on site. The kitchen is very clean.The owners are very friendly and welcoming. I purchased a pastry with... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I spoke with the baker, Earl, after having difficulty in placing an order for a small wedding cake with other bakeries. I was out of state and wanted a very small, two tiered, wedding cake for our wedding ceremony at city hall. He listened and assured me it wouldn't be problem. I emailed him a pictured of what I had... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014 via mobile

My family and I come from London and we were visiting San Francisco for a birthday. I contacted earl about the cake, he was so helpful and the cake was delivered to our hotel on time, and tasted fantastic. He did everything we asked for and made this day very special :)

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Santa Fe
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47 reviews 47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2012

We hadn't been here for two years and found that nothing had changed. Still great baked goods which are more like home-made than store-bought. The pies, cakes and cookies Re hard to beat. It's also fun to browse the antiques while you're there.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2011

We happened upon Lotta's while looking for a lunch destination and were drawn in by the vintage finds in the window. I'm so glad we found it. After browsing the antiques and buying an adorable leather clutch bag, we grabbed some carrot cake, pumpkin bread and coffee. The carrot cake was moist with a light frosting and the pumpkin bread... More 

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Additional Information about Lotta's Bakery

Address: 1720 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3617
Phone Number: 415-359-9039
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Cuisine: Bakery

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