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Bistro Boudin

160 Jefferson St, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1202
+1 415-351-5561
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good40%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“boudin” (330 reviews)
“bread” (926 reviews)
“clam chowder” (437 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
160 Jefferson St, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1202
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Reviewed yesterday

If you are visiting Fishermans. Warf them you must try the clam chowder here served in sourdough bread bowl It is very busy here ,you can see them baking the sourdough bread on site .The chowder was delicious and very filling, definitely give it a...More

Thank teresa190
Reviewed 2 days ago

We had a good meal here. There were plenty of gluten free choices. We enjoyed looking round the bakery too. It was really interesting to see how the sour dough bread is made. Luckily, we had picked up some gorgeous gluten free bread from the...More

Thank Lucia2Uk
Reviewed 2 days ago

1st visit we had fantastic service, great Oysters Rockafella, great view of the pier. 2nd visit we had really bad service. Our waiter forgot about us several times.

Thank svl51
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I really liked the place! We went twice in our trip! The best: Clam Chowder and Oysters!.... Good Service!

Thank chyhar
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sour dough bread at its best. Such baguettes compete with the best of France! San Francisco is not San Francisco without a visit to Boudin’s

Thank Francis M
Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate at both the Bistro and the take out downstairs. They were both really good. I loved the bread that was made into all kinds of shapes downstairs. I had the club upstairs and it was very good. My husband had oysters and while...More

Thank loriicenhour
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If like sour dough bread you will like the food. Good service. Lots.of bread and right by the piers.

Thank Larry W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have always wanted to eat at the restaurant here but by the time we had arrived it was getting a little late for brunch so we decided to grab some sourdough sandwiches and eat out on the back terrace. I grabbed the pesto chicken and...More

Thank LilithMorgan13
Reviewed 1 week ago

More formal than the cafe. Full service dining. We were a group of 6 ( including 2 children and a vegetarian). Waited a short time for a table and were lucky enough to get a table I. The back room- slightly separate to the main...More

Thank Kim R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Every time we come to San Francisco we stop by this place we love the clam chowder bread bowl the place is always clean service is excellent

Thank SRA4
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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14 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from bbon2ur | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Be sure to make the reservation well ahead of time.
11 August 2015|
Response from Sarah W | Property representative |
Hi AlexWynn1212, The best way to order a sandwich to-go would be downstairs at Boudin Bakery & Cafe Bakers Hall. Simply place your order with a team member and pick it up a few feet away. If you're looking to order a... More
27 July 2015|
Response from Sarah W | Property representative |
Hi lollieanddave, We're sorry you didn't have a chance to try our Original San Francisco Sourdough during your visit. We hope to serve you next time you're out this way. Thanks, Sarah
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Jefferson St, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1202
    (Taylor St.)
  • Public Transportation: The MUNI "F" Line drops passengers off directly in front of Boudin at the Wharf on Jefferson Street (between Mason and Taylor Streets).
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-351-5561
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Located on the upper level of Boudin at the Wharf, Bistro Boudin offers an ideal place to enjoy a leisurely meal. Warm and inviting with beautiful dark wood accents, Bistro Boudin features a full service bar and spectacular views of the waterfront. The menu is influenced by the abundance of seasonally fresh foods available in the San Francisco Bay Area and the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. Please check out our Visual Menu: bit.ly/1H6jDIM
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