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JoAnn's Cafe

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1131 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3207
+1 650-872-2810
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good38%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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1131 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3207
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

JoAnn's is very good all around. Not many seats, but the breakfast menu is diverse with American and Mexican items.. we ordered from the Mexican side of the menu... the Santa Fe and Huevos entrees were very hardy and extremely tasty. Walking through the kitchen...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Don't miss out on Joanne's for breakfast. We went two days in a row. It's employee owned, creative, clean and delicious.

Thank M5335PGamyb
Reviewed May 23, 2017

We ate there about a month ago and have been there before. We came and there was not a wait in line and was able to get a seat in a very small space. We were eating breakfast, finished and the male waiter brought the...More

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Reviewed March 25, 2017 via mobile

My twenty-something son who is living in South San Francisco for a few months said we "had to" have breakfast at JoAnn's Cafe that is up the hill from the restaurant. I'm visiting with my other son who is a high school senior. He got...More

Thank Chris2200
Reviewed November 15, 2016

Decent food. It's way too much, you can share with your partner. But it's employee owned and they do a pretty good breakfast for the price. I go back again and again.

Thank stellab b
Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Have not visited Joann's cafe yet. I called there today to inquire about availability of toddler seats. The woman who took the call seemed hurried and unaccommodating. I still had another follow up question and she hung up on me. I called there again to...More

Thank Babaghans
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

The food was good. I really enjoyed my meal. It had options to opt for a particular breakfast dish. Orange juice was perfect.

Thank Megha G
Reviewed September 20, 2016 via mobile

I've been going to JoAnn's for many years & the food has always been good & I love their muffins! I love that it's a small neighborhood place that offers more personal service not a chain restaurant

Thank Lunarrr
Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

Very local place, good service and the food was delicious. I enjoyed the Goucho. There was good parking and easy to get to.

Thank Eddie H
Reviewed July 1, 2016

This is the best breakfast in the San Francisco area, period. Sometimes a short wait, but well worth it. The service is super friendly, excellent quality food, interesting specials. What keeps bringing us back is the Mexican style breakfasts. Hearty, so flavorful, very fresh ingredients....More

Thank giftgrrl
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  • Food
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Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1131 El Camino Real, South San Francisco, CA 94080-3207
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  South San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 650-872-2810
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