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El Faro Restaurant

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82 1st St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2534
+1 415-495-4426
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good67%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Nov 11, 2016
“Great lunch”
Mar 26, 2016
“Great for lunch”
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6:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
82 1st St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2534
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Reviewed November 11, 2016 via mobile

I had a super burrito here once lunchtime, which was very tasty! It does get busy if you don't get here early. Plenty of meat choices and some very tasty sauce to go over it. Also tacos, enchiladas and other choices on the menu. Prices...More

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Reviewed March 26, 2016

We were looking for Mexican food while walking through Haight Street and found El Faro. The burritos were great and it was a nice place to get lunch.

Thank B G
Reviewed February 8, 2016

Been coming here for years, it's Old School Memories, Super Carne Asada never disappoints,no lettuce, Ladies are always friendly, interesting pics and newspaper clippings about History of the place, Tortas are Muy Bueno also, Enjoy

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Reviewed September 7, 2015

We visited for lunch with a few friends that loved this place many years ago. We were glad we did. You stand in line and order off a menu on the wall. My husband and I ordered the Happy Burrito which included meat, meat cheese,...More

Thank TahitiZ
Reviewed October 28, 2012

Its been there for a long time yet people don't know about it. Nothing fancy but tasty. wet burrito and a real coke for less than $10. It's a regular spot.

Thank James B
Reviewed September 17, 2006

In my office, we, (35+ people), LOVE breakfast burros from El Faro. There is nothing better than a piping hot baby burro wrapped in tin foil that drips sauce down your arm and all over your desk to cure anything that ails you. You cannot...More

Thank Singing_Squirrel
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Breakfast, Lunch
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 1st St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2534
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighborhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-495-4426
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