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1475 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4648
+1 415-776-2722
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“crustaceans” (65 reviews)
“crab” (111 reviews)
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11:30 - 15:00All hours
Seafood, Asian
1475 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4648
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Reviewed 6 days ago

My husband, mother, and I had dinner at Crustacean after spending 14 hours in transit to get to San Francisco from Rochester, NY. We had survived since breakfast on power bars, so I really wanted protein and vegetables. I had the salad of seafood (scallops,...More

Thank Carina G
Reviewed 6 days ago

We followed everyone's advice and ordered the roast crab and noodles. Not sure what crab everyone raving about this place had, but ours was greasy, lacking in seasoning, with hardly a hint of garlic, and a slightly fishy flavor. We split it three ways, and...More

Thank lespes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting Crustacean is a MUST if you're a lover of crab! The succulent crab meat drenched in THE BEST garlic butter ever!!! Accompany this with their garlic noodles and it's a WIN!! WIN!!!

Thank JaniceGThomas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Recommended by friends, we went to the Crustacean eager to eat amazing crab! Crab was delicious, more then enough food, and cracked for a small fee! Service was amazing and prompt! The only negative was the price, one crab with noodles on the side and...More

Thank tiffanysmith
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Friend of ours recommended this and we were not sorry! the garlic noodles with crabs were amazing. They charge extra to order. Quite expensive but worth going if you love seafood!

Thank ianhuntington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

went with children. served big crab, tasty crab will interrupt you enjoying conversation cause you should concentrate on enjoying crab. 小さな子供連れで、ディナーで行きました。ステーキに食傷気味の方にオススメです。蟹料理は、見た目のインパクトもさることながら、味も美味でした。

Thank UmeKen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I had the crab and garlic noodles dish and it was very good. But I thought my bill was a little excessive, my bill was double the price than my two of friends combined!!

Thank Dhanchul
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Whenever we come to San Francisco, we come to Crustacean for their amazing seafood. My wife's favorite meal is the roasted crab with garlic .... really wow!!!

Thank Mirvin3
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We had a wonderful family dinner in this restaurant. It is located in second floor, and new comers may not easy to spot the elevator entrance. We saw people missed the entrance. The service is great, and roast crab and garlic noodles are top notch....More

Thank leo88copper
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

I'm not a big fans of Crab coz it's not easy to eat. But, Since I led a tour and had one of our lunches at Crustacean which is famous as the best place to eat crab in town, so, why didn't i I give...More

Thank Idfi P
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Response from ron w | Reviewed this property |
It will run about 100 dollars per person, minus alcohol.
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metered parking on the street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$41 - US$80
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
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17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-4648
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-2722
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