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Aunt Fanny's Hot Pretzels

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39 Pier, # L, San Francisco, CA 94133-1006
+1 415-986-0706
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Columbus, Ohio
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed January 5, 2017

We stopped for a beverage and pretzel. We were thirsty and wanted a snack but not something that was hot (coffee/cocoa/hot tea) or a sweet treat. The cost was a tad high, but not awful. We ordered soda and a pretzel and walked down near the Sea Lions to sit and enjoy the views.

Thank ttlmallen
Miami Beach, Florida
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246 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

We were at Pier 39 for the day and after Lunch for a snack my daughter wanted something. She saw Aunt Fanny's and decided a corn dog sounded good. She ordered and paid. Then we stood there and waited. People were being called and given food and were coming and going. She asked about hers and was told it was... More 

Thank risitodeplata
Hamilton, Canada
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed September 26, 2016

Freshly baked, hot, salty pretzels - what else can you ask for in this tasty treat? $3.95 US well spent!

Thank Jen S
Dallas, Texas
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83 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed January 24, 2016

My pretzel with cheese was good and cheap - around $4. Hubby went up to get a hot dog and drink and they sent him to two different lines and then when he'd get to the end of each one, that person would tell him he's in the wrong line. It took him 20 mins or so to get a... More 

Thank H2sMom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed November 23, 2014

I work at the pier and all pier employees are to get some 15 - 20% discount but Cheng was criticizin me and down right insult my outer look in chinese to her Co worker. She thought I did not understand. She also told me on broken english that discount is for her as employee there not for me. But... More 

7 Thank Lilyana T
brian h, Owner at Aunt Fanny's Hot Pretzels, responded to this review

We called the reviewer because they left their phone number to discuss. They said it was not them. The reviewer left their e-mail which we wrote to and I gave them my direct cell phone number to no response. We have secret shoppers at this mall and we constantly get above 92 percent. Please remove. Thank you. More 

Abita Springs, Louisiana
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125 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
Reviewed June 1, 2014

My wife and I did not feel like eating a large lunch so we decided to try the salted pretzels which were nice, warm, and quite satisfying.

5 Thank Paul L
Cincinnati, Ohio
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46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed July 10, 2012

I went to this restaurant while on vacation in SF. I got lobster tail and steak - wow! It was expensive, but if you want good seafood with a terrific view of the bridge and excellent service I recommend it. I got an Irish coffee for dessert and it was perfect!

7 Thank TracyP5
Sydney, Australia
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403 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1,549 helpful votes
Reviewed January 9, 2012

Very good restaurant with good food and service and a large variety of sea food whilst purporting to be fresh I have been told allot of their seafood comes from Alaska, but it's great. Worth the visit if you love seafood.

6 Thank VangeInternational
Seattle, Washington
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed April 8, 2008

I just now got back from a weekend in S.F. with family. In the true tourist fashion we went to Alcatraz and then had lunch at Dante's. I found it to be quite nice. The food was great, excellent view, nice waiter. I would definately recommend it for lunch.

Thank foodcritic01
1 review
Reviewed June 25, 2007

Like other complaints, long wait for service, when we got service I was ready to order the meal the waiter told me to start with drinks and he would get the food later, I of course told him we would order our food now, then the bird dive bomb started DO NOT SIT OUTSIDE. My table and another table asked... More 

Thank lifesightseer
brian h, Owner at Aunt Fanny's Hot Pretzels, responded to this review

We have no tables or waiters which the review claims. We are 263 square FEET over the counter pretzel, hot dog and nachos with drinks place. The reviewer claims different. Is for another place. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
Fast Food
Lunch, Dinner
Good for
Dining on a budget
Open Hours
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 8:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 Pier, # L, San Francisco, CA 94133-1006
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-986-0706

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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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