The Buena Vista

2765 Hyde St, San Francisco
(415) 474-5044


Monday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday 9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Sunday 8:00 AM - 2:00 AM


Google Google: 4.5
Yelp Yelp: 4
Tripadvisor Tripadvisor: 4.5
Foursquare Foursquare: 8.3

Recent Comments

Jen L.
Irish coffee!...that's all we ordered, but the bartenders must be so sick of people only ordering Irish coffee all the damn time lol. A warm and strong Irish more
Michael T.
Just in case you weren't aware, this is the place that invented Irish coffee way back in 1946, if my memory serves me correctly -- it was my first drink in San more
Kristine S.
I love this place! Great food, amazing staff and yummy drinks! I had the crab quiche one day and then returned to have the French dip (so dang good) the next more

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From Our Bar

Our well bar spirits are:
Early Times Kentucky Straight Bourbon
Boord's Gin
Gordon's Vodka
Tullamore Dew Irish Whiskey
Grant's Scotch
Bacardi Silver Rum
Christian Brothers Brandy
Sauza Tequila

Irish Coffee

Irish Coffee
As introduced to the U.S. At the buena visit cafe by station delaplane in november 1952 made with tullamore dew Irish whiskey, peerless coffee, C & H sugar, heavy cream

Specialty Drinks

Buena Vista Bloody Mary
Long Island Ice Tea
New Orleans Fizz
Dark And Stormy
Moscow Mule
Chocolate Coffee
Bailey's Irish Cream Coffee
Mexican Coffee
Venetian Coffee
Keoke Coffee
Frangelico Nutty Irishman
Tuaca Coffee
The Buena Vista Margarita (UP)
Sour Apple Martini
Bombay Gimlet
Skyy Gimlet
Sapphire Martini
Grey Goose Martini
Ketel One Cosmo



Buena Vista Cafe Pilsner
Lagunitas Pale Ale
Guinness Stella Artois
Anchor Steam
Drake's Hefeweizer
Bud Light
Miller Lite
Sierria Nevada
Racer 5
Magners Irish Cider


Cranberry Juice$2.25
Tomato Juice$2.25
Freshly Squeezed Orange Juice$3.75
Grapefruit Juice$2.25
Pineapple Juice$2.25

Breakfast - Served All Day

We use only cage free eggs. All egg dishes served with house potatoes. For San Francisco sourdough toast (in place of regular toast) add $0.95
Two Eggs with House Potatoes & Toast$9.50
Two Eggs with Choice of Sausage Links or Bacon$11.75
Corn Beef Hash served with poached eggs$13.50
Cinnamon French Toast$9.50
B.V. Breakfast Combo$13.50
French toast, two eggs, two pieces of bacon
Cheese Omelet$11.50
Spinach and Cheese Omelet$12.75
Mexican Omelet$13.50
Green chilies, Monterey jack, green peppers, onions, sour cream & guacamole
NY Steak and Eggs (7 oz)$19.50
Dungeness Crab Omelet$18.50
Fresh crab, tomatoes & melted Swiss cheese
Denver Omelet$13.50
Ham, onions, green peppers & American cheese
The Jack Koeppler Omelet$13.50
Bacon, onions, green peppers & fresh mushrooms
Crab Benedict$18.50
Crab cakes covered with a Chiron sauce
Classic Eggs Benedict$14.50
Canadian bacon
Country Eggs Benedict$14.50
Sausage patties
Eggs Blackstone$14.50
Poached eggs, grilled tomatoes, hollandaise


4 Sausage Links$4.25
3 Bacon Slices$4.25
2 Sausage Patties$4.50
Ham Steak$4.25
Fresh Tomatoes$2.95
Bagel W/cream Cheese$3.60
House Potatoes$2.95
Corn Beef Hash$5.25
Side of Toast$2.25
Sourdough Toast$2.55


Dungeness Crab Cocktail$18.50
House-made chili, cheddar cheese, jalapenos, salsa, sour cream & guacamole
Buffalo Wings$12.75
Served with blue cheese & celery
Chicken Fingers$10.95
served with Dijon honey mustard & BBQ sauces
Potato Skins$10.50
Hand cut covered with cheddar cheese and scallions
Seafood Cocktail$15.50
Bay shrimp & prawns served with house-made cocktail sauce
Crab Cakes$15.75
Served over field greens with vinaigrette dressing

Soups / Salads / Sides

Clam Chowder$4.95
Clam Chowder Sourdough Bread Bowl$8.95
Spinach Salad$11.95
Served with a hot bacon vinaigrette
Caesar Salad$11.95
Shrimp Louie$15.95
Cucumbers, tomato, egg & carrots
Crab Salad$19.50
Mixed greens, red peppers, cherry tomatoes, cucumber, red onion, & black olives
Cole Slaw or Potato Salad$3.75
French Fries$3.95
Sweet Potato Fries$5.25

Burgers & Sandwiches

We serve creek-stone farms premium quality 100% angus beef. All served with a choice of cole slaw, potato salad or french fries
Ground Turkey Burger$12.95
Garden Burger with Sweet Potato Fries$12.95
The Buena Vista Burger$15.50
Monterey jack cheese & bacon
Cheddar Burger$15.95
Sautéed onions, crumbled bacon & cheddar cheese
Double Cheddar Burger (2 Patties)$19.95
Blue Burger$15.95
Blue cheese & Cajun seasoning
Patty Melt$14.95
Sautéed onions & American cheese on rye
Grilled Cheese Sandwich$7.50
Hot Pastrami Sandwich$13.50
Served on an onion roll with Swiss cheese
French Dip$13.50
Served w/ Au Jus on fresh sourdough
Grilled corn beef, Swiss cheese, sauerkraut & thousand island served on rye
Turkey Club Sandwich$13.75
Served with ham or bacon on wheat
Tuna Salad Sandwich$11.95
Tuna Melt$11.95
Grilled Chicken Sandwich with Jack Cheese$12.50
Shrimp Salad Sandwich$14.50
Served on San Francisco sourdough
Crab Salad Sandwich$17.50
Served on San Francisco sourdough


Served with a house salad and San Francisco sourdough
Spaghetti & Meatballs$15.95
housemade meatballs & marinara sauce
Spinach & Cheese Ravioli$15.25
served in our marinara sauce
Shrimp Fettuccine Florentine$16.95
tossed in a Gorgonzola cream sauce
Pasta Jambalaya$17.95
Andouille sausage, chicken, prawns, spicy Creole sauce
Cable Car Meatloaf$14.95
with garlic mashed potato and vegetable
Grilled Chicken Breast Dinner$17.95
served with grilled red peppers & garlic mashed potatoes
Fish & Chips$16.50
Alaskan Cod, cocktail sauce, tartar sauce
Rib Eye Steak (10 oz)$23.95
served with garlic mashed potatoes and vegetable


Bread Pudding
N.Y. Style Cheesecake
Molten Chocolate Cake
Carrot Cake

The Buena Vista

2765 Hyde St, San Francisco, CA 94109