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Pompei's Grotto

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340 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1194
+1 415-776-9265
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good44%
  • Average18%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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“seafood” (66 reviews)
“jumbo shrimp” (7 reviews)
“chowder” (39 reviews)
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Italian, American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
340 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1194
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Reviewed 2 days ago

For the past 50 years, my family has visited Pompei's Grotto when we visit SF. The food is great, it's a good value, and we like that it's one of the few non-chain experiences left along Fisherman's Wharf. Every visit, I am apprehensive that perhaps...More

Thank Jill Homer S
Reviewed 4 days ago

I had a scallop & shrimp grill, grilled veggies & potatoes, The meal was very good & the service was excellent, A busy place but a comfortable table setting. Meet some very nice folks there.

Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good was good. Prices were not bad considering location/cost of food. Service was ok. Surprised they did not have decaf coffee as cold as it was and being dinner time.

Thank BarbPope
Reviewed 1 week ago

Dinner for 4 on a Friday night. We arrived early around 5:30 and there was no wait. The server was very nice and attentive. The fish lover of the good had the fisherman's stew (served with toasted buttered bread) and was very pleased with it....More

Thank Jennifer T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First, let me say that the food was great. However, I would never return or recommend this place to anyone because the service was the worst I've ever experienced. One person had a glass of wine and would have had a second but no one...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 1 week ago

For our last day in San Francisco we absolutely wanted to get some fine fish at Fisherman's wharf. This nice looking restaurant in the center of the wharf welcomes you within a fine atmosphere. Although service is more than ok, the food lacks everything. What...More

Thank G V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to dinner here this evening and quite enjoyed the fish and chips...$8! My son had the cod dinner and my husband had fettuccini Alfredo along with a wedge salad. Everything was delicious and our server Pedro was very pleasant. I did get the...More

Thank MamaBooge
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We called in for a snack during happy hour, and had a great time eating Calamari, Prawns and Fries with a couple of glasses of wine, which made us decide to go back fro dinner. This was not such a great experience, as the service...More

Thank Stephen P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our family party of five had spent the afternoon at Fisherman's Wharf & started to get hungry around dinner time so the hunt started for a decent place to eat. There are lots of restaurants around Fisherman's Wharf & high tourist areas can be a...More

Thank malcie
Reviewed June 9, 2017

A million options at Fisherman's Wharf. We were looking at something at that particular side of the Wharf and decided on this one. Nice menu. The food was very good. The service was professional. We had a good experience with a group of 10. They...More

Thank drwade1
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1194
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-9265
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