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Lori's Diner

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Fisherman’s Wharf
American, Diner
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900 N Point St, Ste J101, San Francisco, CA 94109-1192
415-409-1950
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8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We ate breakfast here since we were in the area. Seating was very limited as there isn't a lot of room for groups. We were able to snag the only group table they had after waiting maybe 15 min or so. Service was ok though the meal itself was not exactly great, but it wasn't terrible either...just ok...typical diner quality... More 

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Thank Rum711
San Diego, California
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97 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It's a Burger joint. This one is in Ghirardelli Square. The BLT was also quite good. Expect prices to be a bit high. But all in all the service was good ad was the food.

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Thank Christine92057
Columbus, Ohio
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9 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

While vacationing with my son and his friend (both 18), we were looking for a place to eat that wouldn't break my wallet. While this place was a bit pricey, it was the only restaurant that didn't have at least a half hour wait (this should have been our first clue) - we were able to walk right in and... More 

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Thank BigBellyB
Cheshire UK
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92 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for a relatively quiet place to eat near Ghirardelli square and Lori's was the least loud so we went in. We were seated quickly by rather humourless staff and drinks quickly followed. The style of the place is a retro 50's diner and it has a nice outlook over the marina. Feeling like I could almost pull... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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123 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Visited on a weekday. Arrived just after 1 pm and was seated immediately. Asked our waiter for a glass of water without ice and it was delivered by someone else but with ice. Soon noticed a bug crawling over the napkin dispenser at the table. The chips from the fish and chips was good. Fresh and crisp and not overly... More 

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Thank Plus2kids
Phoenix, Arizona
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47 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here for dinner on Thursday, 7/14, wasn't too busy at the time but it took staff a while to come by and take drink orders and greet us. Food is typical diner fare.

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Thank Janet K
Guapore, RS
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Staff wasn't really happy the day we were there! Had to ask a few times for things. Food was ok, nothing different. The place is surprising well decorated.

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Thank tatibresolin
Fort Worth, Texas
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106 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

We visited the Lori's in Ghirardelli Square and really enjoyed it. The food was very good with large portions. The atmosphere was fun, 50's style. Service could have been faster. It took longer than it should have for us to be greeted or get drink orders taken. Otherwise we enjoyed Lori's.

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Thank Karen B
Frederick, Maryland
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175 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

Beautiful view! Fun place. Service was slow, but burgers were good. Could have been cleaner, but in a busy, touristy area so it's probably hard to keep up.

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Thank Jane D
Centreville, Virginia
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77 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016 via mobile

Loris was a good choice for breakfast. The food was good though nothing special. Basic menu but again, nothing special. The food was well prepared, the service was very good, the restaurant had lots of atmosphere, there was a nice view of the bay, and the location was great.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
American, Diner
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Scenic view, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 900 N Point St, Ste J101, San Francisco, CA 94109-1192
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: 415-409-1950

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Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality hotels, and good food, there's something for everyone at Fisherman's Wharf. From street performers and historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner. Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone's sweet tooth after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighborhood a true San Francisco treat.
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