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Hog Island Oyster Company

The Ferry Building Marketplace, One Ferry Building, #11, San Francisco, CA 94111
+1 415-391-7117
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (989 reviews)
“chowder” (192 reviews)
“grilled cheese” (90 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Ferry Building Marketplace, One Ferry Building, #11, San Francisco, CA 94111
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had been told about the ferry pier which is a little out of the way from fisherman's wharf. Well worth the walk. Terrific oysters and clam chowder. Grilled oysters with chilli butter were the best. Service was attentive and added to the enjoyment. 2...More

Thank RJames1950
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clam chowder was very creamy and tasty. Great location by the water front. We went on a Monday about 5pm for a quick bite after a long flight. No queue at that time. Great place for a quick bite.

Thank Grace M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite restaurant in San Francisco and was the first restaurant we visited after flying in from Shanghai. Great oysters - our favorites tend to be from Washington State, but Hog Island always has a nice variety. We also love love love the...More

Thank Zachary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Hog island has a great selection of our and seafood dishes. I visited as a solo diner for a late afternoon lunch. I was seated almost immediately at a bar seat with views of the chefs and the bay. The two types if California oysters...More

Thank John F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great views and oysters. Usually always 10+ oyster varieties to choose from but we always get the Sweetwater’s as they are consistently superb . The Chelsea gems are fabulous as well . There is always a long wait during the day and early evening but...More

Thank Drydens4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hotel recommended this restaurant as my other choice was booked. What a happy coincidence. Great food with friendly servers. Also was entertaining watching the chefs on both sides tease each other. Highly recommend the seafood stew. It is their version of a cioppino.

Thank WorldTravelerDD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for seafood and drinks. We absolutely love the mixed oyster platter. We here two years ago and loved it, will be coming back again

Thank Allan B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great view and oysters - say no more!! Caters for tourists but a must as the oyster selection, staff and views are first rate

Thank Julian C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is inside the Ferry Building so it immediately gets a ✔️. I just love this marketplace! The water views from the restaurant are great and the sight of Bay Bridge and boats reminds you that you are in SAN Francisco. ✔️ We visited...More

Thank Kim G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we go to the City this is a first stop. We always get two dozen oysters and clam chowder and it never disappoints. I cant really tell you about the other food because this is what we always get. You wont be disappointed!

Thank Anthony A
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San Francisco location does not have a happy hour
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The back side of the Ferry Building Marketplace North of pier 14
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Ferry Building Marketplace, One Ferry Building, #11, San Francisco, CA 94111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: +1 415-391-7117
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