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Where can I find mini hamburger buns?

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I want to serve mini hamburgers as an appetizer and would like to know where I can find mini hamburger buns in San Francisco.

I'm looking for buns that are maybe three inches across. Whole wheat would be ideal, but I'll take what I can get.

Thanks.

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  1. Look at boudin bakery they have the little sour dinner rolls that i have seen people use for little slider burgers..... Italian French is a little bakery in north beach that may have something or may be able to make you what you want..... Good luck

    1. On Fridays the Noe Valley Bakery on 24th St. has challah dinner rolls that might suit your purpose. They are about the size you're looking for; you would only need to slice them in half.

      1. You might try calling restaurants that do mini-burgers and ask where they get their buns. I'm tired so the only 2 that spring to mind are RNM and Lime.

        If worse comes to worse, you could always get frozen white castles, feed the stuffing to your dog (if you seriously dislike him) and use the buns ;)

        1. Kings Hawaiian makes a mini burger sized sweet roll.

          Lunardis Bakery makes mini burger sized egg rolls.

          1. I just did a party where we served sliders. I did my shopping at Albertson's and they have soft french rolls (both white and wheat) that absolutely did the trick. I did have to slice them myself. The King's Hawaiian rolls (wheat) were too sweet for my taste, but the french rolls (bulk, sell them 30/per bag) were perfect.