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Dottie's True Blue Cafe

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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BREAKFAST‎
Some of these require cakes to expedite your please have decisions made in advance
$10.95
Your Choice of Small Juices
Please see beverages on back of menu
$10.95
Two Egg Any Way You Like
$10.95
Bacon, Ham or Mild Italian Sausages
$10.95
Home Fries
$10.95
Toast Fries
$10.95
Toast or English Muffin
$13.50
Your Choice of Small Juices
Please see beverages on back of menu
$13.50
Two Egg Any Way You Like
$13.50
Bacon, Ham or Mild Italian Sausages
EGGS‎
All egg come w/ home fries & your choice of English muffin house made buttermilk dil or whole wheat toast
Grilled chili cheddar combread w/ pepper jelly is available in place of toast for 1.00 egg white are available for 1.00 extra
$6.75
With Home Fries & Toast
$9.25
With Bacon, Ham or Mild Italian Sausages
$9.75
With Smoked Chicken Apple Sausage
$9.75
With Andouille Sausage
$9.75
With Chorizo
$7.95
Plain w/ Home Fries & Toast
$9.50
Black Bean Cakes & Eggs Any Style
Served‎ w/ grilled chili cheddar corn bread & home fries topped w/ sour cream & pico de gallo
$11.50
Smoked Whiskey Fennel Sausage Mushrooms & Baby Spinach Scrambled
With grilled chili cheddar corn bread & home fries
LIGHT SIDE‎
$3.50
One Half Melon
$7.75
Cream $+1.00
Low fat plain yogurt $+1.00
Today Fresh Mixed Fruit
$3.95
Old Fashioned Oatmeal
$3.95
Granola
DOTTE'S OWN BAKERY‎
all of Dottie's breads pastries muffins & scones are made from our own recipes night here on the premises
$3.95
Grilled Chili Cheddar Corn Bread Jalapenos Jelly
$2.50
Extra Thick Buttermilk Dill or Whole Wheat Toast
$3.00
Freshly Baked Scone w/ Butter & Jelly
$2.50
Freshly Baked Muffin of the Day
See the white bread fro daily selections
SIDE IDEAS‎
$4.35
Bacon Honey Cured Ham, Mild Italian Sausage or Lousiana Hot Link
$4.85
Chorizo, Andouille, Smoked Chicken Apple or Smoked Whiskey Fennel Sausage
$6.95
Lamb Merguez Sausage
$1.35
One Egg
$1.25
Pico De Gallo
$2.50
English Muffin
$3.00
Home Fries
$1.25
Salsa
$4.00
Fresh Mixed Fruit
$1.00
Sour Cream
LUNCH‎
$6.75
Bleu cheese & walnuts $+2.25
Roasted beets bleu cheese & toasted pecans $+2.25
Mixed Seasonal Greens w/ Balsamic Vinaigrette
$9.75
Toasted Pecans
$9.00
Warm Chickpea Mushrooms & Spinach Salad w/ Yogurt Mint Dressing
$6.95
Vegetarian Black Beans Chili Topped w/ Cheese & Onions & Served w/ Grilled Chili Cheddar Corn Bread
BURGERS QUESADILLAS SANDWICHES‎
Served w/ your choice of mixed greens salad or home fries
$9.00
Greens salad
Home fries
1/2 Lb Natural Angus Charbroiled Burger
$8.00
Greens salad
Home fries
House Made Black Beans Vegi Burger
Dress up your beef or vegi burger w/ these add-ones
Dress up your beef or vegi burger w/ these add ons
With pico de gallo & sour cream
$11.00
Pulled Pork & Jack Cheese
$11.00
Andouille Sausage Peppers Onions & Cheddar
$11.00
Fresh Spinach Roasted Garlic Feta & Gruyere
SANDWICHES‎
$9.50
Grilled Fresh Mozzarella, Olive Tapenade & Oven Roasted Tomatoes
$8.95
Bacon, Lettuce & Tomatoes on Toasted Buttermilk Dill Bread
$9.50
Grilled Chicken Pesto Served on Toasted Buttermilk Dill Bread
$7.75
Grilled Gruyere & Caramelized Onions
$8.95
Grilled Egg Plant & Goat Cheese on Toasted Whole Wheat w/ Lettuce & Tomatoes
$8.95
Hummus Grilled Zucchini & Roasted Red Peppers on Toasted Whole Wheat
$9.50
Balsamic Roasted Portabello Mushrooms & Provolone Cheese Our House Made Bun
$8.95
Vegan Tofu Salad on Whole Wheat w/ Lettuce & Tomatoes
BEVERAGES‎
Small $3.00
Large $3.50
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Fresh Squeezed Orange, Grapefruit Juice, or Apple Juice
$3.00
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Pineapple, Tomatoes or Cranberry Juice
$4.95
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Fresh Fruit Smoothies
$4.95
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Low Fat Banana Chocolate Shake
$1.75
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Coke, Diet Coke, 7Up
$2.25
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Pellegrino Water
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Milk Whole or Nonfat
$3.00
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Hot Chocolate
$2.50
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Fresh Brewed Ice Tea
$2.25
Shots of espresso $+0.50
Soy milk $+0.50
Cafe Au Lait
SPIRITS‎
Gioria Ferrer sparkling wine
$7.00
Glass
$30.00
Mimosa
$7.50
Soju Bloody Mary / Sarewdriver / Gravy Hound
$3.95
Fat Tire Amber Ale
About
Now located in a beautiful 1910 building with brick walls and hardwood floors with an open kitchen and very cozy atmosphere. Roof top seating when the weather permits for coffee and pastries or a glass of wine in the afternoon. We have an additional seating capacity of approximately 24 making for a quicker turnaround.
PRICE RANGE
$20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews brunch cornbread pancakes home fries coffee cake french toast frittata lamb sausage prosciutto chilli worth the wait homeless people specials board waiting in line long wait baked goods long line
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Went to San Francisco to see “Hamilton” Wednesday night. Woke up Thursday looking forward to breakfast at Dottie’s! The line was short albeit still out the door, today’s specials were on the board, and the smell of coffee surrounded us! Let’s be honest, anything you...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 543nancec
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Serve food all day, breakfast and baked goods seem to be the specialty. ... In the tenderloin district( lots of drugs and homeless folks around who you can share your leftovers with :)) Go early there will be a line around the corner and down...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jess2impresss
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good breakfast spot in SF it was worth the 45 min wait. I had the prosciutto scramble with potatoes and thick cut fresh dill toast, hubby had the pulled pork scramble with the corn bread delicious. Will remember this place next time we stay in...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank cherrybelle77
Reviewed February 17, 2019

We stopped at Dottie's again on our recent trip to SF, it's so good every time. I think it is my favorite breakfast stop in all of our travels, will never miss it when in the area.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank JohnandJenna
Reviewed February 13, 2019

While you've to be ready to queue for entering, this place has amazing food for breakfast (gluten-free pancakes, ...). Service is fast, food's great. Sometimes they can forget some orders (had to ask back for my bacon slices) but worth the visit.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank demelio
Reviewed February 4, 2019 via mobile

Burnt pancakes & bacon not crispy, as ordered. No check ins by staff. Had to get my own coffee. Staff was busy talking w each other or on their phone. It was not busy. I brought the food issues to their attn at check out;...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank travel4work27
Reviewed January 28, 2019

We had been recommended by a number of people to visit Dotties. So while still suffering from jetlag we found ourselves standing outside Dotties at about 7.15am and waited for them to open. It has been mentioned by more than one person, but I feel...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank mkacary
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Arrived at 7:30am and the line was already long on a Monday morning. Neighborhood is a bit scary (homeless and people with mental issues), but the left most of us in line alone. Finally got seated at 8am. So many daily specials. Got the cornbread...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jkwcypress
Reviewed January 11, 2019 via mobile

We came here for brunch, the place looks like not good from outside but inside it was better and food was decent. We ordered raspberry pancakes, omelette and fried egg sandwich. All the items were good but only thing I found the sandwich was served...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank sumeets2015
Reviewed January 10, 2019 via mobile

If breakfast or brunch is your thing look no more!! Tasty, tasty , tasty ... great service and atmosphere... shame I discovered it last day of my stay

Date of visit: January 2019
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I would assume about 7a.m. If that's your goal. The area is not the greatest there are a fair amount of homeless hanging around in the area. I felt more comfortable being in a bit of a crowd and not being the only one... More
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