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Boudin Bakery & Cafe

Pier 39, Space 5-Q, San Francisco, CA
+1 415-421-0185
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“boudin” (189 reviews)
“clam chowder” (342 reviews)
“bread” (637 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
Pier 39, Space 5-Q, San Francisco, CA
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Reviewed yesterday

Had a few hrs in San Francisco prior to heading out to Muir Woods and Yosemite so took a brief trip to Fisherman's Wharf . Ate lunch at Boutin's Bakery, I had the chili in bread bowl and the kids had sandwiches. It was very...More

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Went for late lunch/early dinner. Had the crab and corn bowl. It was okay not special. We ate upstairs Nice view

Thank dnurse96
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were recommended to come to Boudin to sample the infamous clam chowder....and sample we did ......and enjoyed it immensely. it was hot, tasty and very satisfying. Served in the cob loaf there was nothing better.

Thank Lakehouse15
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was one of the most overhyped meals I have ever had. I was expecting traditional San Francisco sourdough which it was not. The premises is dirty and the service abysmal. I can only imagine that the business is still in existence because of all...More

Thank MickExplorer
Reviewed 5 days ago

Beautiful chowder served in a Boudin sourdough, what else could you ask for!! Such a great dish. The restaurant has table service and lots of room. We waited about 20 minutes to get a table as this place gets quite busy. But its worth the...More

Thank nnlal2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The clam chowder is to die for. We had this in a sour dough bread so good this is a must if you visit san Francisco

Thank Tania T
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a great chowder in an accessible location and this place was perfect. You order in a cafe/bakery/gift shop which also meant that you could purchase a bottle of wine at a cheap price and eat it with the chowder. We sat...More

Thank Isabel H
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing piece of history at Fisherman’s Wharf. A huge array of food to choose from including their famous sourdough. Fine dining upstairs for those who want it and a fully stocked gift shop. Grab some clam chowder in a sourdough cob and warm you...More

Thank Sue P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Super fun to watch the whole process of the bread making! Loved the fun animal shapes of the break and especially loved the shape of the months! The food was okay, personally, I thought it was similar to Panera bread food. Four stars mainly because...More

Thank Allie R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend self service cafe side of premises and the store has some really funky items however are quite pricey.

Thank vinseb
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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Hugh B
29 March 2016|
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Response from JLP2918 | Reviewed this property |
I do not know and I tried to check their web site, but did not see anything about gluten-free items. I found their menu by googling it along with their web site.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
8:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier 39, Space 5-Q, San Francisco, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-421-0185
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