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Cioppino's

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Fisherman’s Wharf
Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Seafood, Pasta, Soups
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400 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1315 (Leavenworth)
Hyde Street Cable Car - 1 block F Line - 1 block #19 Bus - 2 blocks #30 Bus - 2 blocks #47 Bus - 2 blocks
+1 415-775-9311
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: A Fisherman's Wharf Tradition. Fresh seafood and Italian fare, located...
A Fisherman's Wharf Tradition. Fresh seafood and Italian fare, located right in the heart of it all. The best Cioppino in the city. Great food at reasonable prices.
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A nice dinner

Great food and very well priced. It is a nice Italian place. We had very good service considering how busy the place was.

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 25, 2015
Tracey P
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Calgary
Good for:
  • Large groups
  • Families with children
  • Local cuisine
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Pensacola Beach, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

Cioppino's cioppino is heavenly. I have enjoyed this dish many times in other restaurants, but this has to be the very best that i have ever had. The thick rich sauce had delightfully gentle aroma of the fresh seafood in the dish. I recommend the restaurant and the dish without reservations. As the dish is ample, i recommend sharing.

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Voss Municipality, Norway
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015 NEW

The most amazing pasta carbonara in San Francisco, around 18 dollars but so worth it !! Really good service and nice Resturang. There was no rush to pay as it is normal in other restaurants in San Francisco, we had time to enjoy the food and drinks !! Thumbs up!!!!

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Ballyshannon, Ireland
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46 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015 NEW

I dont do bad reviews often, but this place was truly terrible. My wife and I both ordered lasagne and a half carafe of wine. The wine was ok, but when the lasagne came, it was lukewarm, the cheese on top hand melted, nor had the loose cheese applied liberally on top, and it was over salted to the point... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

decent enough but a little bit of a tourist trap for me., the couder was 'ok' at best and the pizza was again 'ok' but no more. always very busy, but there are better places to each in SF

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2015 NEW

A decent Italian in a nice location on the wharf which we chose for its large variety of non-fish dishes. The food was good although not brilliant and portions were substantial. Free bread was a nice touch, while service was efficient.

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Lochern, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2015 NEW

I always start with the beginning, unless of course it was not great. Our experience was one to talk about. We were seated almost right away by the hostess who was very polite and friendly. We stopped by the day before to see if reservations were needed. We did not make reservations and she remembered us and greeted us with... More 

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Calgary
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Great food and very well priced. It is a nice Italian place. We had very good service considering how busy the place was.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

There is a large sign close to the Holiday Inn building where we checked in and parked our car advertising thus place. We also saw hotel guests with pizza from here so we liking Italian food decided to give it a try. It us a shirt walk from the hotel and it was packed with diners and persons just hanging... More 

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Lugano
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

Good restaurant, quite busy due to location and well known address for tourists. Good food choice. Did not have their Landmark dish, Cioppino fish soup, but looked interesting and delicious. Highly recommended for fish lovers as most restaurants along the pier.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2015

We ate at Cioppino's for dinner on a Sunday night, and it was excellent. The service was very friendly and fast. The food was delicious. We had the cioppino and the chowder in a bread bowl. Both were excellent. The cioppino was very flavorful with just the right amount of spice, and generous portions of seafood. The chowder was equally... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 400 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1315
    (Leavenworth)
  • Public Transportation: Hyde Street Cable Car - 1 block F Line - 1 block #19 Bus - 2 blocks #30 Bus - 2 blocks #47 Bus - 2 blocks
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-775-9311

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 25
  • Cuisine: Italian, Chowder, Pizza, Seafood, Pasta, Soups

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine

Description

A Fisherman's Wharf Tradition. Fresh seafood and Italian fare, located right in the heart of it all. The best Cioppino in the city. Great food at reasonable prices.
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm

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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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