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“Great diner”
Review of Cable Car Cafe

Cable Car Cafe
Cuisines: American
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Reviewed 2 March 2016

Ate here a couple times and love the food and friendly service. Some of the best white gravy I have found. Portions are good sized. Family run business and everyone is very friendly. It was packed the first time we ate here but no wait our second visit. I would recommend this place for breakfast if in South San Francisco. Easy to find on Grand Ave right across from City Hall.

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Thank Joey W
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Reviewed 2 January 2016

Stopped in for a quick bite to eat. The food was exceptional, just like Nan used to make. Service was fast and friendly. Price was very good. The quirky cable car décor was wonderful. Thanks, loved it.

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Thank Murray H
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Reviewed 21 October 2015

acceptable breakfast place, no line. decent, clean. good staff. The owners are nice and popular people.

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Reviewed 11 September 2015 via mobile

Cash only...I ordered the crab eggs Benedict. Crab had a fishy taste and smell. Did not enjoy. However, I will 3-star because the people I was with had a standard type (eggs, bacon, French toast) breakfast which they enjoyed very much. Prices good. Good servings friendly staff.

Thank Isabandra
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Reviewed 26 August 2015 via mobile

Maybe an off day since it was busy and the reviews are so good, but no, this meal was not "excellent." The dining room is good sized and there was one busy server. Because of their cash-only policy, I suspect this is intentional as a cost-saving measure. She hustled, but coffee and water refills ain't going to happen. Our omelets were below average. My chorizo special was way overdone--dark brown on the outside and pretty dried out. I would say the cook simply doesn't know how to make one. Chicken fried steak looked was good as did the pancakes. Omelets were served perched on the hash browns--not sure what the point of that might be unless to make sure the hash browns are good and soggy. Cash only, but there is an ATM conveniently located down the street since the one inside is broken. I want to like local spots like this but It was not even average.

Thank Ed K
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