Outerlands is by far the most talked about brunch location in the Outer Sunset, so much so that it usually has a pretty long line — however, it is definitely worth the wait. Outerlands serves new American food like homemade bread. Although the restaurant is normally quite crowded, it still has a cozy atmosphere. Breakfast is available as early as nine in the morning every day.
Outerlands, 4001 Judah St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 661 6140
Beachside Coffee Bar & Kitchen
Open at seven every day, Beachside Coffee Bar & Lounge is an excellent place to grab a cup of coffee or tea in the morning. Beachside offers a laid-back atmosphere, and their menu features egg sandwiches and other delicious breakfast bites.
Sea Breeze Café
Sea Breeze Café opens at at 9 am daily and serves traditional American cuisine, like its delicious, popular burgers that come with steak fries. Sea Breeze Café is also open for dinner every day except Sundays.
Sea Breeze Café, 3940 Judah St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 242 6022
Devil’s Teeth Baking Company
Devil’s Teeth Baking Company offers both savory and sweet treats. Owner Hilary Passman Cherniss left her law career to open this small bakery by the beach in 2011, and now the establishment is home to some of the best biscuits and breakfast sandwiches in San Francisco.
Java Beach Café
Java Beach Café is located right on the ocean and has a gorgeous outdoor seating area. The cafe opens at 5:30 am on weekdays and 6:00 am on Saturday and Sunday for morning coffee, tea, bagels, and free WiFi. Within its cool surf style interior, Java Beach Café also serves sandwiches, salads, and beer on tap.
Java Beach Café, 1396 La Playa St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 665 5282
Trouble Coffee Co.
Trouble Coffee Co. are well known for their coffees and their cinnamon toast, which can easily be taken to go. The small cafe also serves tea, as well as coconuts customers can eat with a spoon! There is a large parklet right outside for customers to enjoy their beverages or just relax for a while.
La Playa Taqueria
Opening at 8:00 am Friday through Sunday, La Playa Taqueria serves Mexican cuisine such as breakfast burritos. No one will argue that some of the best San Francisco burritos can be found in the Mission district, but when it comes to Outer Sunset, this is the best Mexican locale around. La Playa’s food is more than satisfying, offering large portion sizes for fair prices.
La Playa Taqueria, 3817 Noriega St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 681 2007
Judahlicious is a green business that is environmentally friendly and produces nearly no waste. Judahlicious serves raw and vegan cuisine made from scratch and buys products from local growers when they are available. The cafe also serves freshly pressed juices, smoothies, and organic coffee.
Judahlicious, 3906 Judah St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 665 8423
S&T Hong Kong Seafood
S&T Hong Kong Seafood is one of the many Asian restaurants the Outer Sunset has to offer, but is one of the only ones that is open for brunch. S&T Hong Kong serves dim sum and seafood. The restaurant is open for dinner as well as brunch from 9:00 am to 2:30 pm on Saturday and Sunday, and from 10:00 am to 2:30 pm the rest of the week.
S&T Hong Kong Seafood, 2578 Noriega St, San Francisco, CA, USA +1 415 665 8338