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Pier Market Seafood Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015, 2017 - 2018 Winner
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STARTERS
$5.95
Sourdough Garlic Bread
fresh sourdough bread, brushed with garlic butter
$7.5
Garlic Fries
crispy fries tossed with fresh garlic, herbs and topped with parmesan cheese
$12.95
Grilled Salmon Quesadilla
roasted peppers, cilantro lime cream
$11.95
Fried Calamari
house breaded and served with cocktail sauce
$12.95
Sweet & Sour Calamari
fried calamari coated with sweet & sour sauce
$13.95
Honey BBQ Shrimp
Shrimp sautéed with garlic & onions and simmered in our honey bbq sauce
$14.95
Crab Cakes
house specialty, served with a cajun remoulade
1/2 $10.95
Full $13.95
Steamed Clams
steamed in garlic, butter and white wine
1/2 $10.95
9.95 $13.95
Steamed Mussels
onions & peppers in a red curry coconut broth
$10.5
Buffalo Wings
tossed with your choice of teriyaki, bbq or spicy buffalo sauce
SEAFOOD COCKTAILS
$13.95
Crab Cocktail
dungeness crab meat served with cocktail sauce
$14.95
1/2 Dozen Oysters
6 freshly shucked oysters served on the half shell
$12.95
Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail
6 large shrimp with cocktail sauce
CHOWDER AND SALADS
Cup $5.75
Bowl $6.95
Sourdough Bowl $8.95
New England Clam Chowder
voted best on fisherman's wharf. (chowder contains bacon)
$13.95
Add Crab $5.95
Clam Chowder In A Sourdough Bowl & Salad Combo
clam chowder served in a sourdough bowl with a mixed green salad or a caesar salad
$9.95
Add Chicken $4.95
Add Grilled Shrimp $5.95
Add Dungeness Crab Meat $7.95
Caesar Salad
fresh chopped romaine lettuce, tossed with parmesan and our creamy dressing
$7.95
Mixed Green Salad
fresh baby greens topped with our sourdough croutons
$9.95
Add Seared Tuna $9.95
Blue Cheese Salad
mixed greens tossed with vinaigrette, apples, walnuts, topped with blue cheese
$21.95
Crab Louie
shredded lettuce, carrots, tomatoes, cabbage, mushrooms, topped with crab
$18.95
Salmon Salad
mixed greens, tomatoes and onions tossed with our house vinaigrette, topped with a filet of fresh grilled salmon and a drizzle of creamy herb dressing
MESQUITE GRILLED SEAFOOD
our fresh sustainable seafood is delivered daily and hand cut by our chefs. served with cole slaw and choice of rice or garlic buttered potatoes. substitute sautéed vegetables for cole slaw on any entrée for an additional $1.25. try any item cajun style or teriyaki for $1.00 more
$23.95
Salmon
moderately firm texture and full flavored filet served with herb butter
$23.95
Teriyaki Salmon
moderately firm texture and full flavored filet glazed with teriyaki sauce
$22.95
Pacific Sole
pan seared with garlic and caper butter sauce
$20.95
Blackened Pacific Rock Cod
a flakey white filet, blackened, served with Cajun remoulade
$19.95
Trout
a mild fish from idaho farms with a delicate flavor, served with tartar sauce
$26.95
Ahi Tuna
a meaty flavored fish served "rare" with soy sauce, wasabi & ginger
$21.95
Grilled Shrimp Skewers
served with drawn butter
$26.95
Pier Market Mixed Grill
fresh salmon, fresh Pacific cod and shrimp skewer
$36.95
Lobster Tails
two 4-5 oz. maine lobster tails served with drawn butter
MESQUITE GRILLED MEATS
served with cole slaw and choice of rice or garlic buttered potatoes. substitute sautéed vegetables for cole slaw on any entrée for an additional $1.25
$17.95
Chicken Breast
marinated 10 oz. breast grilled & brushed with olive oil
12 Rack $19.95
Full Rack $25.95
BBQ Pork Ribs
house smoked baby back pork ribs then finished on our mesquite grill
$26.95
Flat Iron Steak
a 10 oz.Greater Omaha Angus steak grilled over mesquite
$32.95
Add Shrimp Skewer $8.95
Add 1 Lobster Tail 4 oz. $17.95
Add 1/2 Crab $17.95
N.Y. Steak
a 10 oz. Greater Omaha Angus steak grilled over mesquite
PASTAS
$20.95
Linguini & Clams
lots of garlic, fresh clams, mushrooms, clam juice and butter with linguini, topped with parmesan cheese
$21.95
Seafood Penne
shrimp, mussels, clams, fish and vegetables simmered in a tomato cream sauce
$21.95
Shrimp Primavera
shrimp sauteed with fresh vegetables in a light wine butter sauce with penne pasta
PIER MARKET SPECIALTIES
$23.95
Crab Cake Dinner
three crab cakes served with cajun rémoulade
$23.95
Shrimp Combo Fest
a combo of grilled shrimp, shrimp scampi and fried shrimp
$39.95
Whole Dungeness Crab
steamed and served with drawn butter
$40.95
Garlic Roasted Whole Dungeness Crab
served with rice or garlic buttered potatoes
$22.95
Jambalaya
smoked pork, clams, mussels, shrimp, and chicken simmered in a creole sauce and served over cajun rice
$28.95
Cioppino
a classic san francisco dish. a tomato based seafood stew with fresh fish, mussels, clams, shrimp and crab served over pasta. (lazy man's cioppino - substitute picked crab meat for crab in the shell. add - $4.95)
DEEP FRIED SEAFOOD
served with french fries and cole slaw
$17.95
Fried Calamari
house breaded and served with cocktail sauce
$18.95
Fish & Chips
anchor steam beer battered pacific cod
$18.95
Fried Shrimp
house breaded shrimp, fried 'til golden, served with cocktail sauce
$20.95
Fisherman's Platter
a large platter of shrimp, calamari and fish & chips
SANDWICHES
all sandwiches served with lettuce, tomato, onion and french fries. add any of the following extras to your sandwich for $0.95 each: sauteed mushrooms, bacon, jack or cheddar cheese, garlic fries
$14.95
BBQ Pork Sandwich
House smoked shredded pork, simmered in bbq sauce and served on a toasted egg bun
$14.95
Grilled Salmon Burger
a house made patty of fresh salmon, onions and spices
$13.95
BBQ Salmon Sandwich
Fresh-grilled salmon served on brioche roll
$13.95
Crab & Shrimp Sandwich
mixture of crab meat, Oregon pink shrimp, red onions, cucumber, celery, dill, mayonnaise, served on a soft buttered roll.
$12.95
Grilled Chicken Breast
a garlic & herb marinated breast, grilled and served on a bun
$12.95
Hamburger
1/2 lb. certified angus beef ® served on a toasted egg bun
$14.95
The Beyond Meat Burger*
"Beyond Meat" patty made from plant based ingredients, melted cheddar cheese, on a egg bun
SIDES AND EXTRAS
$2.5
French Fries
$2.5
Sauteed Vegetables
About
Voted Best Seafood in San Francisco by KRON 4 TV Best of the Bay, Pier Market is an authentic sustainable seafood restaurant where the locals go for the freshest local seafood in the city. Pier Market is family-owned and operated and one of the most popular dining destinations on Fisherman's Wharf. Pier Market has been selling San Francisco's freshest seafood since 1983. We feature Fresh, Mesquite-Grilled Fish and Meat, Dungeness Crab, Pastas, Steaming bowls of our Award-Winning Clam Chowder in Authentic Fresh Sourdough Bread Bowls. Enjoy watching our chefs at work in full view of our bustling open kitchen overlooking the San Francisco Bay, the PIER 39 sea lions and Alcatraz Island. We also
PRICE RANGE
$10 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed today via mobile

Pier Market Seafood is a sit down or takeout venue on pier 39. I opted for the less expensive takeout option and ordered their fish and chips.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank torontoniantaveler
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fresh seafood my kids love grill salmon but i love grill sole fish. Clam chowder. My daughter love clam linguine.More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mojim2019
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the five star review. We work hard to give our guests the best experience and I'm pleased to hear we accomplished that on your visit. It sounds like you were able to sample a nice variety of our sustainable seafood. We hope...More

Reviewed yesterday

There are a lot of places to eat in Fisherman's Wharf, but this one really stuck out to us. They were more reasonably priced, had an outdoor patio and had more choices. I had the swordfish and my boyfriend had the crab and clam chowder....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Jessica C
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for the five star review. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed the swordfish and the clam chowder topped with dungness crab. Our chefs work hard to make the clam chowder fresh daily. I'm glad our server took great care of you as well....More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Yes, this is a touristy place - on Pier 39 - and probably overpriced... BUT, we were tourists looking for seafood and could not have been happier! We were hungry, it was lunchtime, and the pier was packed. No matter! We were seated almost immediately...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank dynamicexplorer
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank your for the five star review. We work hard to give our guests the best experience and I'm pleased to hear we accomplished that on your visit. It sounds like you were able to sample a nice variety of our sustainable seafood. We hope...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I can honestly say that I have eaten at Pier Market more than any other restaurant in San Francisco. I usually order seafood when I go out, and for me to order it it must be FRESH, sustainable and properly prepared. Pier Market not only...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BlueyeBob
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the five star review. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and the 100% sustainable seafood. It's great to hear you enjoyed the views of the harbor, and that our servers took great care of you. We hope to...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

While waiting for my party to show up my wife and I sat at the bar. Ashley the bartender made sure my wife who does not drink was well taken care off. She made special dessert for her which really made her really happy. If...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank blizzn
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for the five star review. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your experience with us and that Ashley took great care of you. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 1 week ago

In the heart of tourist land of San Francisco, this is a perfectly good restaurant, although there are thousands of great eateries in this beautiful city. it's hard to find one with such a great view and setting. The food is only ok for the...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank theinnerpath
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for your review. I'm glad you enjoyed the atmosphere and the views of the harbor and bay. I'm sorry to hear your mea with us didn't knock your socks off. We hope to see you again when in the area.

Reviewed 1 week ago

With a couple of hours to kill between tours, I thought I'd try Fisherman's Wharf for lunch . . . even though I generally avoid tourist traps. There are umpteen restaurants on the wharf, all of them advertising that they have 'the best' this or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank stevedT618DX
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’m sure there is 1000’s of wonderful restaurants in San Francisco, we just happened into one of the finest!! An atmosphere that just let u know of them all I found the best!! The food , view , atmosphere , we luved it all. Watching...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 798ernestinek
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for the five star review. We work hard to give our guests the best experience and I'm pleased to hear we accomplished that on your visit. We hope to see you again when in the area.

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Overall most of our plates were good. A couple not so much but the one that is the best is their fish and chips. Second best is the ahi tuna. Either one of those and you can’t go wrong.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Chris68104
Ines R, Public Relations Manager at Pier Market Seafood Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review. It's great to hear you enjoyed the Anchor Steam Beer Battered Fish & Chips and the seared ahi tuna. We work hard to provide the highest quality sustainable seafood. We hope to see you again soon.

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Carolyn2261
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Response from 884anilkumarr | Reviewed this property |
They have many dishes on their menu which are gluten free and they serve these dishes on request. If you take a closer look at the menu, you can find these dishes marked GF against them. Some of them which I can name are... More
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Response from Ines R | Property representative |
We can definitely serve you our 100% sustainable Dungeness Crab without butter. Hope to see you soon!
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Response from Janet C | Reviewed this property |
Do not know. It most likely depends on the fog.
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