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500 Presidio Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115-2423
(415) 441-5669
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Fri 7:00 am - 3:00 pm
Sat - Sun 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
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Mountain View, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Foodie haven. My latte was so creamy and delicious. My fried egg sandwich was so magical, I saved half for the next day! Couples and family friendly.

Thank ChickieWickie
New York City, New York
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103 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2016

Delicious breakfast in a nice, quiet restaurant close to the park. Service and coffee was great as well.

Thank tvnsow
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

Quick, delicious, healthy, affordable, friendly and attentive. What more could you want? It was a fantastic experience and would go back in a heartbeat.

Thank Lindsay F
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55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

They pitch themselves as serving NeoClassical American cuisine and that pretty much sums it up. Excellent brunch on the weekends - the place is busy and bustling, in a good way, and the portions are ample and the service cheerful. I would recommend the breakfast burrito and the breakfast sandwich, but everything looked pretty good. The only complaint we had... More 

Thank robertwD7057IG
San Francisco, California
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66 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

It's been awhile since we've been here but service is good and food is consistent. Long wait for brunch during the weekends so go early.

Thank Kimaf
San Francisco, California
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108 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2016

Ella's is always a fun place to go for brunch. It's no wonder why it is always packed. There is something for everyone on the menu.

Thank chauvelise
Forestville, California
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77 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 215 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Whenever I'm in the neighborhood I always go to Ella's for breakfast. The menu choices and food quality can always be counted on and despite the fact that they are oftentimes very busy, service is still prompt and one can be in and out of there quickly--feeling refreshed and fully satisfied. I especially LOVE their fried cornmeal and eggs!

Thank Forestvillian
New York
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32 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

Wonderful breakfast. Eggs were fabulous. Note can be crowded on weekends with families, but great place to start the day.

Thank skippy482013
Bettendorf, Iowa
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262 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

This cozy restaurant was located just .2 mile from where we were staying and seeing it's good reviews we gave it a try. It's just across the intersection from the Jewish Community Center. We had an early afternoon lunch and enjoyed iced tea and split a Reuben Sandwich with fries. The sandwich was great with a generous portion of corned... More 

Thank MMM_and_MPM
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

I ate here last year (2014) and it was very good. Recently went back (2015): We ate here twice in 2 days and both times I wasn't too impressed. We had brunch and breakfast. Both times eggs and sausage were served cold. Found the dishes were lacking flavor. Overall not too impressed with them this time around. We went back... More 

Thank Joe C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
American, Gluten Free
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 Presidio Ave, San Francisco, CA 94115-2423
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: (415) 441-5669

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?