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“Perfect for Breakfast and Lunch”
Review of Darren's Cafe

Darren's Cafe
Ranked #96 of 5,866 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Chinese, Cafe
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Dining options: Breakfast
Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
Reviewed July 24, 2013

This restaurant is not open for dinner so plan accordingly. If you are looking for a nice place to eat breakfast that won't break your budget, this is the place. You can also get Pho for breakfast. So perfect! Coffee was good, pancakes were great, Pho was fantastic! They also have a nice little patio.

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Reviewed July 22, 2013

Best value in the wharf area for breakfast! In an area where everything is expensive, this was a great place to start the day with a generous sized and reasonably priced meal.

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Reviewed July 19, 2013

Unpretentious cheerful and good food. Quick efficient service. My daughter gave the French toast the thumbs up. Loved the veggie eggs benedict.

Thank John F
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Reviewed July 17, 2013

What can I say, the food was great and the kitchen staff were very entertaining. Having seen reviews on Trip Advisor and Yelp led us to this wonderful place, an unusual combination of North American breakfast and Vietnamese. We ate here a number of times over our stay in San Francisco, the breakfasts were great that I almost didn't try the Vietnamese. I'm glad I did the huge bowl of noodles with seafood was excellent. We were seated right by the small,open kitchen which allowed us to see the ballet as three cooks, who were slammed, managed to quickly prepare meals without running into each other. Darren and his serving staff were quick, efficient and friendly. Wish he'd open a cafe in Vancouver. Thanks for the great experience.

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Thank burkemtnman
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Reviewed July 14, 2013 via mobile

Lots of choice and not expensive at all! Excellent service and very efficient. The food was very tasty and wasn't too expensive. The portions are big enough so you don't leave with an empty stomach.
One negative point: the restroom isn't very neat.

Thank Lothar H
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