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Bob's Donuts & Pastry Shop

1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
+1 415-776-3141
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“doughnuts” (24 reviews)
“fritters” (16 reviews)
“crumb cake” (3 reviews)
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1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My favorite morning food group is sugar! Grabbed some coffee and a few mixed varieties before setting out for the morning. Grabbed an apple fritter. It was good, but I’ve had better at other places. However, the maple glazed old fashioned donut was the best...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Walking past the smell lured us in we had some donut holes they were so light and sweet amazing apparently they are the best in the city Made our walk to the wharf much more enjoyable

Thank Crpsar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We heard this place had the best donuts in SF. We made an extra effort to visit it - it wasn't near other sites were visiting and was a bit out of the way to get there. It's in a hole in the wall shop...More

Thank RFRoofBoxSRO
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just do it. I had two of their doughnuts that were light and perfectly cooked. I also had what I think was apple cake...it was good. Homey, down to earth and worth the wait.

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

If you get to San ran do yourself a favour go to this wonderful place, I loved it so much I had to eat two donuts a day . My favourite were the jelly donuts , filled with raspberry . Also the maple syrup

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

We were told the donuts here were good but I had no idea. Theses are the best donuts in the world no exaggeration. Try the maple glazed donuts. The staff are so friendly. I kept asking questions and bothering them and they were so nice...More

Thank Jeffrey T
Reviewed 15 July 2018

While my friend and I were checking off our places we wanted to go to Bob's was one of the places on the list. We woke up one morning and headed to a pastry shop and decided to double down on our sugar rush and...More

Thank Shana G
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

We ordered a chocolate glazed and a regular glazed doughnut from Bob’s and sat in to eat. They were super fresh and still warm! We loved them so much that we had to order another half dozen to take away! Open 24/7 too so your...More

Thank Will R
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

So, I travel quite often and love, and I mean love good donuts. Usually the first thing off an early morning or late night plane trip is a donut joint - and being 24/7 is a GIANT bonus. So bobs...24/7 which is awesome. Selection of...More

Thank Stephan R
Reviewed 15 June 2018

These doughnuts are like a cake, huge ADM beautiful. Freshly made right there. The line was outside the store. We had some of the sugar powder ones and they were fabulous! A place to visit when walking around that area.

Thank joselito1959
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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1621 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3614
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-3141
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