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Fisherman's Wharf

Jefferson Street, Between Hyde and Powell Streets, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-673-3530
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Historic Fisherman's Wharf is the classic San Francisco experience where you will find a range of hotels, specialty restaurants, famous attractions, unique shops, breathtaking scenery and entertainment for the whole family.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (1,028 reviews)
“sea lions” (1,183 reviews)
“clam chowder” (500 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Jefferson Street, Between Hyde and Powell Streets, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
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+1 415-673-3530
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"seafood"
in 1,028 reviews
"sea lions"
in 1,183 reviews
"clam chowder"
in 500 reviews
"street performers"
in 432 reviews
"souvenir shops"
in 326 reviews
"boudin bakery"
in 144 reviews
"sourdough bread"
in 159 reviews
"tourist area"
in 104 reviews
"ghirardelli square"
in 153 reviews
"walk around"
in 173 reviews
"great place to visit"
in 141 reviews
"cable car"
in 260 reviews
"the golden gate bridge"
in 311 reviews
"wharf"
in 2,335 reviews
"tourists"
in 831 reviews
"alcatraz"
in 988 reviews
"bay"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is your typical tourist area. Lots of souvenirs, restaurants, goodies However worth a stroll to check out.

Thank CandiTravels
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Boudin bakery All commercialized now but trip to Alcatraz a must do if never done before . It was nice seeing it all again but I was last here 20 years ago enjoy it better then when CVS wasn’t part of wharf.

Thank Alwaystravel999
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a super busy area, it’s a market that offers so much, like fresh foods and souvenirs etc and there an arcade for the kids in all of us.

Thank Lynn L
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Typical tourist attraction. Try to go not during "popular hours", early in the morning or evening it could be more pleasant)

Thank Ioniya
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I absolutely had a blast both nights hanging out at pier 39. The seals are a sight to be seen (cheeky as) but that's just the tip of what to do here, the shops are so various, a lot of different things to browse around....More

Thank Stacy R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

It was a fun afternoon walking around the area. So much to see and do and of course the seals were the highlight! If you go to San Francisco, you must come here. This was our second time.

Thank Ruth R
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Touristy, pricey, dirty. We made this a destination and quickly kept walking on to Pier 39. Over crowded and disn't feel as safe with young kids as the other toutisty areas of the city. Tried it twice durign our week long stay in SF (Sunday...More

Thank E C
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice area lots going on. Lots of places to eat and shop. Or just walk. Parking limited to lots nearby. Some offer early discounts if you park before 8am

Thank Bains19
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Crowded, but well laid out, Fisherman's Wharf is loaded with small shops which sell everything from socks to chocolate. A must see while visiting SFO.

Thank Chris500
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is definitely a tourist area, but I did not mind. It was relaxing walking around to see the shops and food. Go to Ghirardelli Square! I did not get to explore this area in depth, as I had to catch a flight later in...More

Thank kaylinstark
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Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone's sweet tooth
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Livelifeoutloud
May 10, 2017|
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Response from alkeni | Reviewed this property |
Keep walking north after Pier 39 and at the end of Pier 39 which is Fisherman's Wharf, there is the Ghiradelli Ice Cream Fountain. You must have some clam chowder while you are there and take a look at Boudin's Bakery for... More
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Livelifeoutloud
May 10, 2017|
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Response from yogachef | Reviewed this property |
Our 8 yr old Loved pier 39; Sea Lions, good food and fun shops. Queue for the cable car was long 45mins but she did enjoy sitting outside. Ben & Jerry's near pier 39 wasn't busy. She also enjoyed shopping in Macys as there... More
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Natalie S
April 16, 2017|
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Response from macnaim | Reviewed this property |
I think the city pass is a combination of public transit (bus) and cable car. Might be worth a couple days, but most things are walking, biking distance
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