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May's Coffee Shop

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1737 Post St, Ste 395, San Francisco, CA 94115-3628
(415) 346-4020
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8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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New York, NY
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Their spam topped nori wrapped sushi is one of my favorites and I always look forward to getting one while visiting SF. they run out early however. Also good for a quick breakfast, Amercan style.

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Hercules, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We only ended up here because we gave up on the ramen festival. The line here wasn't too long but it still took us what seemed an hour to place order and get our food. When I placed my order I was told they were out of rice, I took my chances and still ordered the curry chicken and Katsu... More 

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Davis, California, Usa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

Try May's in Japan Center for a change of pace from the typical hotel breakfast. Had an omelet(with spinach and ground beef with portuguese sausage on the side and coffee. Great omelet, wished there was more sausage.

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Thank 612RichardK
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Perhaps they are famous for one thing only, but I had one of their noodle dishes and it was awful. Everything was overcooked - the noodles practically fall apart. The wonton tasted as if it was spoiled. Broth was so-so. For it's price point, there are much better Japanese restaurants in Japan Center. It is also CASH only!

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Pasadena, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2012

We were looking for breakfast or lunch near our hotel and found May's. We each sat down to large tasty bowls of won top soup with pork, noodles, and fish cake. Very reasonably priced and friendly service.

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Decatur, Illinois
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 374 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

We had some to kill before our flight so we decided to walk to Japantown for breakfast. A peace shrine caught our eye and after visiting it we walked into the adjacent mall. We immediately saw a bakery with lots of French looking pastries, but decided to look further. Just around the corner we came to May's where there were... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2011

Japantown Informal breakfast/snack place with spam, etc. Loved the taiyaki with red bean filling; they also have chocolate & chocolate banana

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1737 Post St, Ste 395, San Francisco, CA 94115-3628
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: (415) 346-4020

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