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San Francisco Fish Company

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1 Ferry Building Ste 31, San Francisco, CA 94111-4230
+1 415-399-1111
08:00 - 18:00
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Sun 10:00 - 17:00
Mon - Fri 10:00 - 19:00
Sat 08:00 - 18:00
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406 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 473 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch, hoping to get some really good seafood. It was average and there was almost no place to sit, We had to take our food outside, which was actually a beautiful day. Our group of three had the chowder, crab cake sandwhich and coconut shrimp. Nothing was bad, but nothing was of the caliber we hoped... More 

Thank Profguy
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181 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While checking out all the eateries in the Ferry Building - I decided to give the San Francisco Fish Company a try. There was a crowd gathered for the oysters, so I figured that was a good sign. I ordered the Shrimp Tacos and my friend had the Fish & Chips. The food was reasonable priced and we topped it... More 

Thank PhillyShaney
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29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When visiting the many food related initiatives in the Ferry Building we were struck by the SF Fish Companies offering. Everything looked fresh and yummy! As we were on the move we decided to get the Chef's Special. It was heavenly good!

Thank Aalbersberg
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1,643 reviews
1,016 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Good but pricy seafood that embraces the bounty of California's waterways. A Ferry Building classic.

Thank Alzor S
Mountain View, California
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160 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

Happening little shoppe in the Ferry Building serving great on-the-go snacks. The raw stall today was selling Long Island (NY) clams and Chef Creek (BC) oysters at $2 per half shell! (That's lower than the market price of the more gourmet oyster bars in the area.) Drizzle a little lemon juice &/or Tabasco sauce and experience the divine chewy briny... More 

Thank Sitie
Sonora, California
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463 reviews
326 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

The best way I can explain is to tell you about the "crab" quesadilla. It was a good size quesadilla, lots of cheese, not much crab. Ultimately disappointing. Probably would skip next time.

Thank William F
Chicago, Illinois
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1,254 reviews
596 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 613 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stopped here for lunch on a very busy Saturday afternoon; I was surprised how busy the Ferry Building was at nearly 3p! There was no seating available at the small tables that are part of the Fish Company, so I got my order to-go and sat on a bench outside. I ordered some clam chowder and the swordfish sandwich. The... More 

Thank brmusicman
Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This was the happiest place in San Francisco the Friday we returned, enticed by the offer of Aloha Friday specials! The joy of a little slice of Hawaiian magic in the Ferry Building (at the end of Market St),amid friendly locals, was just too good to be true. Think of yummy coconut shrimp, ahi poke tacos, fried fish katsu, ahi... More 

Thank Warren K
Hartford, Connecticut
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313 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

For the last two days I've eaten the sandwiches, chowder and some appetizer specialties. I am so happy to get excellent sandwiches, prepared very well at a good price. Tomorrow is looking like a repeat performance. Its in the bold ferry building where you can grab a bite and then sit outside enjoying your meal with a view of the... More 

Thank JBMartiniguy
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Just great choice for lunch with the tuna burger. Friends also had the fish tacos and sushi and we're happy with those. Chowder and salads also good. Great building and plenty of other choices, making it a good choice location (the ferry building) for families.

Thank pwilmsh

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
10:00 - 17:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
10:00 - 19:00
08:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Ferry Building Ste 31, San Francisco, CA 94111-4230
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-399-1111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?