Arizmendi Bakery

Arizmendi Bakery

Saturday's Pizza

housemade tomato sauce, spinach, manchego, garlic oil, parmesan

A Worker-Owned Cooperative

What They Are Saying

The Press:

36 Hours in San Francisco. New York Times. October 28, 2015.

The Essential San Francisco Pizza Guide - No. 3. July 23, 2015.

Game of Scones!. May 13, 2015.

Best Use of Sourdough. S.F. Weekly Best of 2014.

Dewan, Shaila. Who Needs a Boss. NY Times Magazine. March 25, 2014.

S.F. Bay Guardian 2013 Readers Poll “Best Bakery”

Palmer, Tamara. Discover Three Croissants You Can Trust. SF Weekly. July 2013.

Gold, Amanda. 49 Square Miles: Arizmendi Bakery tops in the Inner Sunset. San Francisco Chronicle. March 4, 2012.

Wolff, Joe. Paperno, Roger. "Cafe Life San Francisco." 2012. p06-115.

Deseran, Sara. The Big Sweet: 50 Treats to Eat Before You Die. 7x7 Magazine. August 2010.

Gordon, Megan. Restaurants 101: Where to find the best thin crust pizza in San Francisco. San Francisco Examiner. August 16, 2009.

Gordon, Megan. Dining 101: Where to eat after yoga. San Francisco Examiner.

2008 Lila Pick

AOL's City's Best Best (morning) Desserts and Best Pizza.

Best Shortbread. 7x7 Magazine's "The Best of Eat + Drink 2008."

Best Bakery. S.F. Weekly's 2008 Readers' Poll.

Samantha, Barclay-Saxon, "On the Rise," [X]press Magazine, March 2008.

Family Fun Magazine, April 2008.


Greenopia Awards Us Four Leafs

Stone, Kate. "Picnic Pleasures." Where Magazine. May 2007.

AOL City Guide's 2007 Best Bakery

"Food Finds", 7x7 Magazine, December 2006.

"Inner Sunset," Where Magazine, September 2006.

Vaziri, Adidin, "Private Eye Sleuths Treasures," San Francisco Chronicle, March 28, 2006.

Five Stars, Lila Baby Guide, San Francisco Bay Area, 4th Edition.

"Before Sunset", 7x7 Magazine, Feb. 2006.

S.F. Bay Guardian's "Best Utopian Bakery" 2005

Best Bakery, 7x7 Magazine, July 2005.

3rd Place, Commercial Recycler of the Year 2005
(Small Sized Food Establishments)

S.F. Weekly's 2005 Five Best Pizza Parlors and
Reader's Choice Best Bakery

AOL's City's Best 2005 - Best Bakery

S.F. Bay Guardian's 2004 Readers' Poll "Best Bakery" and
"Best Locally Made Bread"

San Francisco Magazine's 2004 Readers' Poll Winner "3rd Best Bread"

2nd Place, Commercial Recycler of the Year 2004
(Small Sized Food Establishments)

2004 Let's Go Travel Guides Recommends

Best Pizza in SF - Bay Area Back Roads!

Auntie Mabel's Kookie Brittle is one of
San Francisco's Magazine 125 Best Things to Eat!

2003 Let's Go Travel Guides Recommends

SF Weekly 2003

S.F. Weekly 2003 Best Bakery

S.F. Bay Guardian's 2002 Reader's Poll "Best Bakery"

S.F. Weekly's 2002 Four Best Bakeries and
Reader's Choice Best Bakery

Schoech, Samantha. "Art and eats near the park:
San Francisco's Inner Sunset goes gourmet."
Sunset Magazine. April 2002.

"Top Bang For The Buck"
-- Zagat's 2002 San Francisco/Bay Area Restaurants Survey

S.F. Bay Guardian's 2001 Reader's Poll "Best Bakery"'s 2001 Editorial Winner for "Best Pizza"

"Is it possible that the city's best pizza, bread and
breakfast treats are all in the same place? Believe it!"
--'s "Our Pick" for bakeries

"If Chez Panisse had wanted to be a bakery,
she would have been just like Arizmendi."
-- UCSF Synapse (Four Stars)

Editorial Winner Best Pizza

Our Customers:

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See what Emily, Ursula and Kellie have to say...

"I've lived in this neighborhood 40 years.
And I've never enjoyed it as much as now that you're here!"
-- Henry

Reader's Poll Best Bakery

"I've been eating Acme's breads for years--
I really think you guys have a better crust!"
-- Maggie

"I'm graduating from college this semester--
where am I going to get a decent pecan roll?"
-- Laura

"You guys need a tip jar..."
-- Will