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St. Francis Fountain

2801 24th St., San Francisco, CA - (415) 826-4200
The St. Francis Fountain is a genuine blast from the past: an old fashioned diner and ice cream shop where the hightlights of the menu include excellent milk shakes and egg creams as well as great breakfasts of all kind, plus a wild selection of oddball candy.
75% Approval Rating (4 votes)

Scorecard

1 - Overall: Won't Eat Again
Overall: Won't Eat Again
Dreamsicle
Forty Niner
Baltimore Sandwich
Milk Shake
Macaroni & Cheese

Highlighted Reviews

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Michael Stern
Roadfood.com Editor
""Where have you been all our lives?" Jane and I wondered as we finished off a Forty-Niner at the St. Francis Fountain, a charming little eatery that opened in 1918, closed in 2002, but then reopened with a fresh coat of paint but the same sweet lunch-counter menu and a ..."   [Read More]

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Map & Web Site

2801 24th St., San Francisco, CA
(415) 826-4200

http://www.stfrancisfountainsf.com/

Hours & Policies

Seasons:Open Year Round
Meals Served:Breakfast, Lunch
Operational Hours:Always Call Ahead!
Credit Cards Accepted:Yes
Alcohol Served:Yes
Outdoor Seating:Yes
Reservations Accepted:No
Delivery Available:No
Takeout Counters:No
This wonderful dreamsicle is a combination of milk, orange juice, vanilla ice cream and orange sherbet.  Highly recommended!
"This wonderful dreamsicle is a combination of milk, orange juice, vanilla ice cream and orange sherbet. Highly recommended!"
Cliff Strutz





The Baltimore puts bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado and mayo on grilled sourdough toast.  WE loved the combination of different flavors and textures.
"The Baltimore puts bacon, lettuce, tomato, avocado and mayo on grilled sourdough toast. WE loved the combination of different flavors and textures."
Cliff Strutz


With plenty of crusty top layer of macaroni, the mac and cheese was the best of the sides we tried.
"With plenty of crusty top layer of macaroni, the mac and cheese was the best of the sides we tried."
Cliff Strutz


The raspberry shake was so thick, the straws were all but useless.  You will definitely need a spoon!
"The raspberry shake was so thick, the straws were all but useless. You will definitely need a spoon!"
Cliff Strutz


Half egg salad sandwich, half club sandwich, the Forty Niner is a joy to eat!
"Half egg salad sandwich, half club sandwich, the Forty Niner is a joy to eat!"
Cliff Strutz


Seating is either at the counter or in the old wooden booths.
"Seating is either at the counter or in the old wooden booths."
Cliff Strutz


St. Francis Fountain has a lovely art deco storefront.
"St. Francis Fountain has a lovely art deco storefront."
Cliff Strutz



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