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Alamo Square Seafood Grill

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803 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94117-1703 (Grove)
Fillmore 22 line
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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  • 85
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Small but really good

The hostess, Susie I think, was brilliant. Couldn't have been more helpful. The food was good. Several of our party had steaks all cooked to different tastes and all cooked to perfection. I had the fish soup. I loved it. Great flavours. Lovely atmosphere. I would definitely recommend this... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Cathy S
Worcester, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Local cuisine
  • Business meetings
  • Romantic
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English first
Essaouira, Morocco
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24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not deliver according to rating, rather average. Food rather dull, sevice undermanned (2 persons) and accepted too many new customers despite that. Charged fix gratuity which for me indicates awareness of underperformance..

Thank Norrtugg
Worcester, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hostess, Susie I think, was brilliant. Couldn't have been more helpful. The food was good. Several of our party had steaks all cooked to different tastes and all cooked to perfection. I had the fish soup. I loved it. Great flavours. Lovely atmosphere. I would definitely recommend this restaurant and if I lived nearer I would make it a... More 

Thank Cathy S
baltimore MD
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29 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2015

Fun, casual neighborhood spot. Very good seafood, simple and tasty presentation. Wife and I both enjoyed, plus it was half off wine night. Good deal

Thank yankeefan911
Anchorage, Alaska
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71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

We were catching a show at the Fillmore and looking for a nearby place to have dinner. We decided to try this place though we knew nothing of it and had never seen the menu. It turned out to be exactly what we wanted. The meals were great and not overpriced. We brought our own wine and had some of... More 

Thank Boatchick9
Fort Worth
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52 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

A tiny place with a nice atmosphere with wonderful food and bargain prices, who could ask for more? We got their prix fixe--a leek-potato soup, trout with beurre blanc sauce, rice, and vegetables, and floating island meringue for dessert all for $15. And it was delicious!

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Rodeo, California, USA
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78 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2015

We went to Alamo Square Seafood Grill with high expectations seeing all the great reviews here. But my wife and I were disappointed. While the server was very professional and helpful with a great attitude, and the ambiance was cozy, the seafood preparation was all miss and no hit. We started with the crispy calamari. The restaurant is quite small,... More 

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Pocono Mountains Region, Pennsylvania
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134 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

I don't visit often enough to improve their bottom line, but I truly do enjoy their preparation of seafood. This last visit I irdered the three-course fixed-price meal under $18 which included appetizer, fresh fish dish, and dessert. I also ordered A special shrimp ceviche dish that was very tasty and very plentiful. My dining companions Ordered a special French... More 

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Wilton, Connecticut, United States
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155 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

What an adorable place. It is like walking into a French Bistro. And the prices are amazingly low. Where can you get a halibut dinner for $21? They had 5 fishes the night we went. You chose your fish and then chose grilled, poached, sauteed or blackened and then the sauce. It came with rice and a vegetable medley -... More 

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Derwood, Maryland
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

The staff amazingly had space for my wife and I on Bastille day, when they were very busy. The food was excellent and the staff attentive and helpful

Thank basafs
Boston, Massachusetts
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124 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

We had a wonderful dinner at the Alamo Square Seafood Grill. There were 9 of us. We ordered different entries and we were all very satisfied. The waitstaff was very helpful in advising us about the best options for each dish (which sauce, grilled or not, etc). Be sure to save room for a slice of the flourless chocolate cake.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 803 Fillmore St, San Francisco, CA 94117-1703
  • Public Transportation: Fillmore 22 line
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 415-440-2828

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 30
  • Cuisine: French, American, Seafood

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic


Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?