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Cinderella Bakery

436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
+1 415-751-9690
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good21%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pelmeni” (11 reviews)
“rye bread” (5 reviews)
“pastry” (7 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 19:00All hours
Cafe, European, Russian, Delicatessen, Eastern European
436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
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Reviews (71)
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1 - 10 of 71 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice local establishment, for take out or eat there (tables outside are very nice). Traditional Russian pastries and stuffed peroshkies.

Thank rthau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went to this Bakery for lunch and hand the soup that had lamb on it. The croissants and the coffee were also too good. Value for money and good bakery products.

Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

We had the cream horn, some cookies and a strudel. All were fabulous and well worth the wait and the stop

Thank helena218
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We went there for breakfast and it wasn't that great. The prices are average but the staff is very unfriendly. When my hubby asked about the ordered coffee cause people who had come later had already gotten theirs he was yelled at to sit down...More

Thank KristinMiles
Reviewed 25 March 2017

On a day with pouring rain , nothing is better than a steaming bowl,of borscht and a warm peroski. We were lucky and got one of the two small tables inside because this cafe is tiny...if it was warm and dry there is lots of...More

Thank Victoria L
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The food is delicious. Whenever I'm in SF I make it a point to stop by here and bring home some cookies and piroshkis. They have a wonderful selection of pastries, my favorite being their strawberries and cream turnover .... it was heavenly!!!

Thank MarceeBright
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

Take the time to wait, you won't be disappointed! The food was great and the service was fantastic! The menu was full of options so there is something for everyone.

Thank Jason A
Reviewed 15 January 2017

expect a long line, which moves pretty quickly, because the food is THAT good! Variety of authentic Russian and Eastern European dishes is great and quality is superb to satisfy even the most picky customers. I highly recommend this place for breakfast or lunch, even...More

Thank jfilip2
Reviewed 12 December 2016

My wife and I ate lunch here at the suggestion of our daughter whom we were visiting. Despite it being late for lunch , it was still busy (not that it took long, a testament to their popularity. We had soup, salad,and a beef (flank...More

Thank TBAtlanta
Reviewed 5 December 2016

My family was looking for an authentic San Francisco dining experience,real ethnic (any ethnic) food. We found Cinderella online and we very happy about it. We shared piroshki (Meat, Meat and Chedder, and Potato). We also shared the barley soup and chicken soup, as well...More

Thank Dan T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
08:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
07:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 19:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 436 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3938
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-751-9690
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