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The Cannery

Fisherman’s Wharf
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Address: 2801 Leavenworth Street at Jefferson Street, Fisherman's Wharf, San Francisco, CA 94133
Phone Number: 415 771 3112
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The Cannery

This read more interesting than it actually was however, it was worth a trip to view the local areas more than the Cannery itself

3 of 5 starsReviewed December 28, 2015

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2015

This read more interesting than it actually was however, it was worth a trip to view the local areas more than the Cannery itself

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West Valley City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

This is down at Fisherman's Wharf and has several restaurants an bars to choose from. Great little places to go for inexpensive food and good food!!

Thank Michelle B
Mountain Creek
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2015 via mobile

Littered with shops and souvenirs its your typical tourist trap. Parking is expensive and there is nothing earth shattering to sea. All the stores typical at a sea side tourist attraction, you can basically take this formula and label it at any number of places in the U.S. It rates average and if you missed it you didn't really miss... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Home to a sculpture school. You can look through the windows and watch folks sculpt. Very few stores open. A few bars/restaurants. Not worth the trip.

Thank Robert G
United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

We have been here in the past and found some small funky stores and stalls in an areas that was once a cannery hence the name. Its located in the Fisherman's Wharf right by the Argonaut Hotel. Its not like it once was, there is dining but apart from that little else.

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British Columbia
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

After our short walk down Lombard, the crooked street, we found The Cannery by accident on our way to the Embarcadero. From the bottom of the crooked street, we walked from Leavenworth Street, towards The Cannery about 1/2 mile away. This appears to be a retail shopping district with some eateries. When we passed this site, it was “dead quiet”... More 

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Fremont, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We have visited Cannery a number of times; it is very close to the Fisherman Wharf area. The main attractions now are the Argonaut Hotel, which is very nice hotel that is very close to the cable car area. There is a restaurant in the hotel. There is a visitor center and Maritime Museum. I like this museum as it... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Lots of shops to wander through in a wharf type setting - restaurants as well but it is a prime tourist trap so prices are high.

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Davie, Florida
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Years ago, the Cannery housed fun and interesting shops featuring local artists and their crafts. Today it is a mostly vacant building with some office tenants. We saw a few restaurants and a bike rental shop on the ground floor.

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Birmingham, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2014

Jack's Bar at The Cannery was a little hidden gem. They have over 80 beers on draught. We didn't eat here, but there seemed to be an extensive and popular menu.

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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 after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighborhood a true San Francisco treat.
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