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Herbivore

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Mission District
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983 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-2320
+1 415-826-5657
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9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 9:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

We went for dinner. The atmosphere and service were good, but the food was disappointing, which was very unfortunate. I had spaghetti, which was overlooked and watery and lacked seasoning. The garlic toast that came with it was not at all garlicky, oddly thin and was just about burnt. We were looking for a good vegan restaurant while in SF... More 

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Stockholm
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219 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016

I just love to know that I can eat everything on the menu and not having to choose just for a few vegetarian dishes. Good food, good service. The blueberry milkshake is superb.

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Thank Edward S
London, United Kingdom
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88 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016

Lovely food, amazing spices, loves the spicy rice noodles. Great choice, excellent value for money and great location. The place itself lacks personality in terms of decoration but has so much to offer on the plate.

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Thank Tom_SW_London
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10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

We went here for breakfast, twice. The breakfast burrito was really good, and REALLY filling. The French toast was excellent. The coffee was decent and juice was zingy. The service was...okay. Not great but not bad,

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Thank Ingrid W
Washington, DC
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65 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 14, 2016

Really enjoyed the tacos, burritos and nachos at herbivore! The restaurant has a cute little patio in the back. The food came out quickly. Service was friendly. I would love to dine there again!

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Thank maverickflyer
London, England, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 8, 2016

What a great friendly place. Good food at reasonable cost and cool place to hang out and enjoy time. Would highly recommend.

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Thank Sanjay202
Claymont, Delaware
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2016 via mobile

Couldn't wait to eat here. All vegan and delicious. I had the trail mix pancakes, they were yummy. Hubby had the scrambler combo. He said it was the best ever. We shared a biscuit with sausage gravy, that was excellent, wish I had room for more. Worth going again, don't know what dinner is like, but menu looks good.

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Thank tsquared1995
Halifax, Canada
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35 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

Sure I get it, they want people to think the vegan food is similar to animal based foods so people who are afraid of vegan food will still feel comfortable. While it states that everything is vegan there is no description of what they mean when they say chicken chunks or grilled beef so I asked the waiter. He said... More 

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Thank Arc2015tour
San Francisco, California
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83 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2016

I ordered a pretty sad looking quinoa salad. Avocado and dressing were really lacking. Unfortunately, it wasn't worth the $10, and I'm not entirely sure I'll return to try something else from the menu. I was very excited about all the vegetarian options.

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Thank Meagan L
auburn,ma
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 14, 2016 via mobile

Ordered four beers and two shakes after being seated and took our time looking at the menu as there were so many options. My son got two appetizer for a meal which arrived first. The chili cheese fries were okay, but everyone really liked the fake chicken. The rest of our meals were delivered shortly after. "Anything else I can... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Monday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
9:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 983 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110-2320
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-826-5657

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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?

Staying in Mission District

Neighborhood Profile
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous street murals and a high density of bars and cafes make this neighborhood a magnet for young people. While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the locals do by heading to Mission Dolores Park, buy some ice cream, and savor one of the most diverse neighborhoods in the country.
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