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Bi-Rite Creamery & Bakeshop

3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
+1 415-626-5600
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good19%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As an out of towner who visits San Francisco about once a year, this place is still a reprieve from afternoon sun. Yes; there is a line on a beautiful afternoon, the wait and anticipation for the most flavored homemade ice cream was enough to...More

Thank Moonlight
Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Bi rite has two locations: one in the mission (the original) and one on Divisadero. The ice cream place in the mission is down the block from the market. In NoPa they are combined. Bi rite has wonderful premise salads (kale with greed goddess!) and...More

Thank Leah W
Reviewed 7 March 2018

I can't eat a lot of ice cream because of the reaction I get from all the fillers. This as not true of Bi-Rite, I should have gotten a bigger scoop! Flavors are great, very well balanced. I had a cinnamon ice cream with snickerdoodle...More

Thank aimless_wanderings
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Wonderful place to stop, worth the queue for the rich delicious real ice cream. Give it a go, you won't regret it

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 2 February 2018 via mobile

Be ready to stand in a long long queue - but it’s worth it. This is one of the best ice cream places in the world. Their Salted Caramel ice cream is absolutely heavenly. If you’re in San Francisco, don’t miss this one.

Thank Parrswood
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

Great ice cream shop in the mission district using Strauss family cream. Rich! Don’t do it often, but this is delicious. They came up with salted caramel early on and it is delicious!

Thank Wanderdogs
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Bi-Rite has awesome flavors! I got the black sesame and basil flavors, which were both out of this world. My friend got coconut strawberry and loved that as well. Big scoops, worth the wait if there is one! Flavors were developed super well, especially because...More

Thank Hannah E
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Expect to stand in a line, but it moves quickly. The flavors are interesting which makes you want to try them all before making any final decisions. If you can’t wait in line, a small take away stand right next door is a quick alternative....More

Thank TravelinTeresa84
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Had salted Carmel ice cream - quite yummy! Appreciated environmentally friendly bowls and spoons! Would return to try other flavours.

Thank Mom22ms
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Old school and simply delicious ice cream esp the salted caramel ice cream...It was so so good that we had to go back and eat it again

Thank Ng K
Mission District
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foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighbourhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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7 August 2016|
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Response from 319bruce10 | Reviewed this property |
I only reviewed the place, I don't work for the bit-rite
Robert P
25 June 2015|
Response from Lola2104 | Reviewed this property |
Hi - I was just a customer. You can send your question to Bi-Rite directly.
Robert P
25 June 2015|
Response from Jae-Hyun K |
I haven't tried order and shipping. Their cookies were good. Please Contact them directly. 415-626-5600
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3692 18th St, San Francisco, CA 94110-1532
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighbourhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-626-5600
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