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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” (993 reviews)
“chowder” (193 reviews)
“grilled cheese” (90 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
The Ferry Building Marketplace, One Ferry Building, #11, San Francisco, CA 94111
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was lucky enough to get a seat at the bar here tonight and able to order some food. The mussels were absolutely fantastic (and good value) and the service from Jonathan behind the bar was top notch. A must-visit if you like seafood and...More

Thank croz01
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We found this place on Yelp with good reviews and even stating prices are good. A dozen raw oysters were $32! My oyster Po’ boy was basically a coleslaw sandwich with 4 tiny fried oysters on top! Not a bogie full of fried oysters with...More

Thank A3661OZsusank
Reviewed 1 week ago

Every year on my annual visit to SF we go here. Their wine and beer list are remarkable. Of course, the oysters are great. The fried polenta was AMAZING.

Thank EasternTraveler1921
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a reservation at another waterfront restaurant which the Missus didn’t fancy at the last minute so hastily arranged to come here and so glad we did. We’d been coming to the Ferry building on our trip mainly for the excellent coffee at the...More

Thank Robocob
Reviewed 1 week ago

And well they should! If you know your oysters and what you like, take your pick. You can also check with the staff as they know them well...sweet, or briny or whatever. The view is directly out to the pier, ferry terminal and the bay....More

Thank caiogirl
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wil never be able to eat Clam Chowder anywhere else again! Get it, you wont regret it! Definitely worth the wait if there is one.

Thank Lena_NYC80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The oysters here are understandably fantastic with a great location. However, when you're packing back the oysters, the meal then tends to be expensive. When looking at the price, we felt the service should be better and the table space was way too small. We...More

Thank ChrisTravellerUS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great location sitting outside looking out at the bay and ferry terminal. We were there for lunch. The mussels with curry were very good. The clam chowder was different in that the clams were cooked in their shell and served in the shell with the...More

Thank Jim S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fresh food served. Oysters were great. The clam chowder was great. Definitely different as it actually had the clams with shells and all but the broth was amazing. I watch them make some salads and they looks great. Good find.

Thank jodpro
Reviewed 4 weeks 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
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Jaime B
18 September 2017|
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Response from Don M | Reviewed this property |
San Francisco location does not have a happy hour
David M
30 April 2017|
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The back side of the Ferry Building Marketplace North of pier 14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
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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