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Bistro Boudin

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STARTERS‏
17.95
Dungeness Crab, Spinach & Artichoke Dip
Creamy parmesan with toasted sourdough
14.95
Baked Artisan Goat Cheese
Garlic roasted tomatoes, pesto, toasted sourdough
15.95
Beef Carpaccio
Thinly sliced raw beef tenderloin sprinkled with oil, capers and parmigiano
16.95
Dungeness Crab Cake
Roasted corn salad and whole grain mustard aioli
18.95
Dungeness Crab Cocktail
On a bed of butter lettuce with homemade horseradish-cocktail sauce
15.95
Fried Calamari
Classic with tartar and cocktail sauce
17.95
Mussels Marnière
Garlic, white wine and sourdough
17.95
Crab Avocado Roll
Dungeness crab, tomato arrabiatta, balsamic reduction, petit rainbow greens
15.95
Classic Shrimp Cocktail
Classic presentation with homemade horseradish cocktail sauce, lemon and garlic croutons
7.95
Garlic Fries with Parsley
Our thin-cut fries with gilroy garlic
SOUP & SALADS
15.95
Traditional Clam Chowder
Crab & Corn Bisque
Boudin Sourdough Breadbowl
10.95
Traditional Clam Chowder
Crab & Corn Bisque
Petite Sourdough Bread Bowl
14.95
French Onion Soup
Gratineed with Emmental cheese and sourdough croutons
9.95
Herbed Greens
Organic greens, cherry tomatoes and our black pepper-shallot vinaigrette
9.95
Caesar Salad
Romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese and our own sourdough garlic croutons
15.95
Watermelon Radish Salad
Watercress, red bell pepper and candied pecans in a strawberry-watermelon vinaigrette with mint pesto
15.95
Heirloom Tomato Salad
Hand selected heirloom tomatoes, mozzarella, cured olives, sourdough crostini with basil-black truffle vinaigrette
23.95
Summer Shrimp Salad
Grilled shrimp,‏ endive, baby rainbow kale, red onion and naval oranges in balsamic-citrus vinaigrette
26.95
Dungeness Crab Louis
Fresh picked dungeness crab with deviled eggs, avocado, bibb lettuce, asparagus, ripe tomatoes and louis dressing
SANDWICHES‏
Served with french fries
16.95
Sourdough Baguette Burger
Full half-pound‏ beef patty, toasted sourdough baguette, lettuce, tomato and onions
16.95
Classic Chicken Club
Toasted sliced sourdough, grilled chicken, avocado, bacon, lettuce, tomato and basil mayonnaise
19.95
Char Grilled Ribeye Sandwich
On a French baguette with melted brie, arugula and tomato
19.95
Dungeness Crab Cake Sandwich
Toasted sourdough, lettuce, tomato, avocado and lemongrass mayonnaise
18.95
Hot Smoked Salmon Club
Sliced sourdough, lettuce, tomato, avocado, bacon and basil mayonnaise
16.95
Grilled Vegetable Sandwich
Marinated portobello mushroom, zucchini and tomatoes on a French baguette with salsa crudo
SOURDOUGH PIZZA
Featuring our homemade sourdough thin crust
14.95
Margherita
Fresh mozzarella, basil and tomato sauce
16.95
Pepperoni
Tomato sauce, roasted peppers, sweet onions and grilled scallions
21.95
Dungeness Crab & Shrimp
Fresh pesto,‏ mozzarella and tomato confit
OYSTERS | TAPAS | RAW BAR‏
6 18.00
12 32.00
Chilled Oysters
On the half shell with mignonette sauce
14.00
BBQ Oysters (4)
Bistro BBQ butter
14.00
Oysters Rockefeller (4)
Spinach, onion, Pernod, butter, pecorino and sourdough bread crumbs
12.95
Ahi Tuna Tartar
Shaved green papaya, fresh mango salsa and balsamic reduction
13.95
Alaskan Halibut Ceviche
Bell pepper, red onion, cucmber, habanero, and fried sweet potato
12.95
Gulf Shrimp Ceviche
Tomato, avocado, mango, red onion, cilantro, and plantain chips
11.95
Calamari Ceviche
“Mission Street” style with tomatoes, peppers, green onion, and yucca root crisps
15.95
Ceviche Trio
Sample of our Halibut, Gulf Shrimp & Calamari Ceviche’s
FISH & SEAFOOD
15.95
Grilled Rock Cod
Dungeness Crab
Spicy Grilled Shrimp
Sourdough Tortilla Tacos (3)
Avocado, red and green cabbage, crema fresca, cilantro, pico de gallo and roasted tomato salsa
21.95
Jumbo Shrimp 24.95
Anchor Steam Fish & Chips
Anchor steam beer batter, cole slaw and homemade tartar sauce with our thin cut fries
25.95
Pan Roasted Petrale Sole
White wine and lemon-butter sauce with garlic mashed potatoes and sauteed spinach
31.95
Wild Caught Alaskan Halibut
On a seafood stew of clams, calamari, fennel and fingerling potatoes with lemon balm and chili
29.95
Black Pepper Seared Ahi Tuna
Heirloom eggplant caponata and smoked onion mustard, red wine demi-glace and crisped chives
31.95
Crispy Skinned Wild Pacific Northwest Salmon
Heirloom tomatoes, Moroccan olives, fava beans, toasted sourdough, shaved Parmesan and basil-truffle vinaigrette
36.95
Steamed Dungeness Crab
Served with our famous sourdough bread, linguine with slow roasted tomato arrabiatta sauce and Caesar salad
39.95
Cioppino
Dungeness crab, shrimp, calamari, mussels, and fish simmered in a spicy saffron-tomato broth
MEAT & POULTRY‏
We feature meats and poultry that are naturally raised in California.
23.95
Red Wine Braised Beef Stew
Slow braised beef short rib topped with dijon mustard, glazed carrots, pearl onions and creamy garlic mashed potatoes
23.95
Organic Free Range Chicken ‘Frites’
Our signature half boneless chicken roasted under a brick with natural jus and out thin cut fries
25.95
Simply Grilled Flat Iron Steak
Rubbed with sea salt and black pepper, char-grilled with parsley-garlic butter, asparagus and creamy garlic mashed potatoes
37.95
14oz New York Steak
All natural, certified angus beef, lightly herb encrusted, fresh-grated horseradish, with rosemary jus and roasted marble potatoes
PASTA
24.95
Dungeness Crab Mac & Cheese
Cheddar cheese, fresh cream and freshly picked dungeness crab with buttered sourdough bread crumbs
20.95
Roasted Mushroom Risotto
Fresh organic mushrooms slow braised with white wine, shallots and thyme, with shaved pecorino romano
23.95
Angel Hair Pasta
With herb grilled shrimp, vine ripened tomato arrabiatta and garlic
19.95
With Grilled Chicken 24.95
Linguine Pasta Primavera
Grilled Zucchini, roasted eggplant and asparagus in spicy pomodoro with fresh garlic, basil and shaved pecorino
About
Located on the upper level of Boudin at the Wharf, Bistro Boudin offers an ideal place to enjoy a leisurely meal. Warm and inviting with beautiful dark wood accents, Bistro Boudin features a full service bar and spectacular views of the waterfront. The menu is influenced by the abundance of seasonally fresh foods available in the San Francisco Bay Area and the restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. Please check out our Visual Menu: bit.ly/1H6jDIM
PRICE RANGE
$50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Seafood, Soups
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed yesterday

Very busy, not a lot of seating. Staff could have been a bit more helpful, long lines all mixed up as people didn’t know which line to go to, one for shopping one for food orders. Very difficult to find a clean table, obviously staff...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank lyttlemarg
Reviewed 2 days ago

A must do , and a short easy stroll from our Cruise berth. Very interesting layout and such a choice of food. We went for the soup filled sourdough breads and were not disappointed. Prices probably high , but we are on holiday so what...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank alseward53
Reviewed 3 days ago

Instead of the busy café downstairs, head upstairs to the restaurant. Up there it is a much quieter, more formal affair. As we sat down, we were given some complimentary sourdough to share. We then shared a plate of calamari, before the main event -...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank casparclipson
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Don’t pass up this Sourdough Bakery when you visit Fisherman’s Wharf in San Fransisco! Go upstairs and take the quick tour of the bakery. When you are finished grab a meal in The Bistro. Amazing views from any table. The Clam Chowder and Crab and...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank dfb311
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The views from the bistro were great, the aroma of the baking sourdough was even better. We ordered the clam chowder in a sourdough bowl. It was fine - not great. I was expecting amazing so a little disappointing. My friend and I shared a...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank katep994
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Boudin bakery makes fantastic sour dough! Whether it is a bagette like sub roll with roast beef or ham or a bread bowl with delicious clam chowder, Boudin's make a great casual stop for lunch at Fisherman's Pier.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank harrisg675
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I picked Boudin's for the reviews we were reading on the spot at Fisherman's Wharf. The food and service is excellent. The best part of visit to Boudin was touring their bread making facility. The smell of the freshly baked bread is...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Rbard48
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eight us stayed at Fishermans Wharf and walked past Bistro Boudin and decided to go in and eat lunch. So glad we picked Bistro Boudin. Such great food and a variety of options. The clam chowder was amazing and of course the sourdough was delicious.

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Chris K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lunch here - and loved it! Would happily recommend this bakery to one and all. You would easily find something that tempted you.

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Marie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was on a business trip and staying near bye, was able to walk there for lunch, was Wonderful enjoyed the great Soup in a bowl made of great Sour Dough! Nice can sit outside and enjoy the sun if you would like, they also...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Frances S
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joyus6
March 13, 2017|
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Response from bbon2ur | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Be sure to make the reservation well ahead of time.
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AlexWynn1212
August 10, 2015|
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Response from Sarah W | Property representative |
Hi AlexWynn1212, The best way to order a sandwich to-go would be downstairs at Boudin Bakery & Cafe Bakers Hall. Simply place your order with a team member and pick it up a few feet away. If you're looking to order a... More
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lollieanddave
July 27, 2015|
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Response from Sarah W | Property representative |
Hi lollieanddave, We're sorry you didn't have a chance to try our Original San Francisco Sourdough during your visit. We hope to serve you next time you're out this way. Thanks, Sarah
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