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“Great little cafe” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Joanie's Happy Days Diner

Joanie's Happy Days Diner
Ranked #58 of 5,626 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $1 - $20
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Diner
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
Lilleshall, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“Great little cafe”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 3, 2013 via mobile

Had the breakfast burrito and it was huge. Looking at some of the other tables there was no skimping anywhere. Well worth a look in and service was really friendly and quick.

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Los Angeles
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33 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
“Good food. Good service”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 29, 2013

Good food. Good service. A bit overpriced and I HATE places with photos of food in the windows. It cheapens the whole experience. But all in all a good place.

Visited May 2013
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Solihull
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235 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
“Amazing buttermilk pancakes & non-stop coffee”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 25, 2013

Found this place by accident and went twice when in San Fran. Such friendly ever smiling staff and excellent service. Food was gorgeous - buttermilk pancakes, bacon or sausages & two eggs over easy, orange juice and lovely coffee. Small place with about ten tables indoors and three outside. Located not too far from Fisherman's Wharf and in nice area.

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Florida
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142 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
“Great breakfast with very efficient staff!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 23, 2013

Found this place on tripadvisor and glad we did! Food was very good, especially the banana nut waffle!!! Staff was cheerful, efficient, and quick to serve. Definitely recommend it even if you have a wait. Fresh fruit was wonderful too! Very child friendly also.

Visited May 2013
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New Jersey
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127 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
“great local place for breakfast - not to be missed”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 22, 2013

stayed nearby and tried several little places for breakfast. This was the best overall. Wonderful attentive service with awesome pancakes. Outdoor seating if interested. Small and perfect for the area.

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