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Petite Deli & Picnic

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752 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2731
14153747351
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10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Chehalis, Washington
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75 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2016

Ordered a pastrami sandwich for lunch from this deli. The meat was stacked high and the bread was fresh. Service was excellent.

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Thank Ed K
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015 via mobile

Cutest owner! Best sandwiches and great prices! I'm glad I came across this place! I had the chicken salad sandwich, It was fantastic!! 😄

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Thank Melony O
Chorley
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014 via mobile

A chance stop as we were passing by, but this was the best BLT I've had, friendly and attentive service, don't be put off by the fact it's only a little shop.

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Thank Ian P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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32 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

My wife and I had a couple of sandwiches served by a very friendly, lovely lady. Sandwiches were great. Very tasty, reasonable prices.

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Thank UberSaint
Albany, New York
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2012

While waiting for our tour we picked up a sandwich from this little spot. The woman who was making our sandwiches couldn't be sweeter. Try the pastrami melt!

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Thank JamesCapital
North Lauderdale, FL
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2012

...and great food and service come from Petite Deli. One of the best places that we found on Trip Advisor. We had the pastrami and it was super...we dined outside in the plastic chairs and table. It's great to play tourist.

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Thank jeffelman
Paris, France
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2012

Good food at served in this quaint little deli. My favorite is the chicken soup. I often work outside and it can get a little cold- the soup they serve always warms me up. It’s a nice quite spot to relax in a neighborhood that usually cram packed with people. If you’re looking for peace and quiet with your mean-... More 

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Thank AndyH560
Calgary, Canada
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50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2011

My husband and I stumbled upon this place by accident. We were very glad that we had. The lady was one of the most friendly people I have ever encountered. The portions are big though so either split with a friend or be prepared not to eat the rest of the day.

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Thank Lauren R
Alexandria, Virginia
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2009

I stumbled upon this place while wondering around North Beach. It is home to the world's greatest tuna salad sandwich. It is a must.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$5 - $11
Cuisine
American, Soups, Delicatessen
Restaurant features
Seating, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Tuesday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 11:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 752 Columbus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94133-2731
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Russian Hill
  • Neighborhood: Russian Hill
  • Phone Number: 14153747351
Description
The Petite Deli offers a large range of sandwiches, salads and soups. Come and taste our delicious dishes.

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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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Russian Hill
Russian Hill has evolved into a chic residential neighborhood with outstanding views from every corner. Combined with several great cafes, restaurants, antique shops and boutiques, it’s easy to see why any visitor would gladly leave their heart in San Francisco. Cars line up day after day to drive down Lombard Street, the “crookedest” street in the world, and make the slow creep downhill past charming period homes. Polk Street is the main drag in this neighborhood, where you will find trendy bars, cafes and shops populated with locals, but for one of the most charming rides in the city, grab a cable car heading up and down Hyde Street.
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