Starbucks Coffee

Overall Rating: 5.250

Address: 36 2nd St.
Cross Street(s): Stevenson St.
City, State ZIP: San Francisco, CA 94104
Neighborhood: SOMA
Phone: 415.227.1665
Hours: M-F 5am-6:30pm; Sa 8am-12pm
Type of Establishment: Espresso Bar (Chain)
Cafe Rating: 4.80
Barista: 5
Savvy: 5
Ambiance: 7
Presentation: 2
Consistency: N/A
Espresso Machine: La Marzocco
Coffee Rating: 5.70
Aroma: 5
Body: 6
Brightness: 7
Crema: 5
Flavor: 6
Taster's Correction: -0.5
Size: M
Primary Taste: Ashy
Coffee Beans: Starbucks Coffee
Cup Manufacturer: Paper
Price: $1.35
Last Update: 06/05/2003
First Reviewed: 06/05/2003
Notes: Coffee Sales; Coffee Accessory Sales

Several indoor tables. Some carpeting. Even a 2 oz. espresso comes with a travel lid! Served hot, tasting somewhat burnt (not unlike the "Char-Bucks" moniker), with a good dose of attitude. Ranks with the many other mediocre, ashy espressos in the city.