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food

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products

various pastries, frozen desserts, chocolates, breads, and a full lunch, weekend brunch, and dinner menu.

clientele

attracts the pre-theater crowd on symphony and opera nights, local design types for weekend brunch.

service

friendly

interior

exposed wooden posts and beams, custom metal work, lucite chairs by local fabricator rob castellan, and beautiful display cases showing off supermodern cakes.

ambience

>> brave new betty crocker <<

address

399 grove street san francisco ca 94102

phone

+1 415 861 2228

website

www.citizencake.com

author

superfuture

date

6 september 2011

elizabeth falkner's stunning confections [pastry-as-architecture], breads, ice creams, and sorbets are the best in the city. you can sit at the bar loading up on pain au chocolate [prepping for hayes valley shopping] and watch the patissiers work behind a plate glass window.