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Bistro Boudin

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$$ - $$$
Neighborhood:
Fisherman’s Wharf
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160 Jefferson St, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1202 (Taylor St.)
+1 415-351-5561
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Bradford, United Kingdom
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166 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We called in here a few times either for breakfast or a coffee and cake and it was all spot on with a large choice so well worth calling in whilst you're strolling around the area.

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Thank MarekLontour
Maygon
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77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We came here for the infamous soup and must say it was very good. Also had some great little gifts for purchase

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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72 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great restaurant, super sourdough. Oyster Bar upstairs, café downstairs, has dine in or to go options and a great menu.

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Paris, France
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Ti have a good breakfast or lunch with very fresh food... Eating outside when it s not too cold or windy is a must. Numerous different combinations of meal. Can be very crowded but it worths

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Singapore, Singapore
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

It has lots of people but service moves quite quickly. We were full but decided to go for tgeir famous clam chowder. Did not disappoint us. After 4 yrs quality still maintains.

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Edmonton, Canada
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65 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in here late November with a client for a simple hearty meal. Nothing other than a Clam Chowder in a Sourdough Bread Bowl. They did not disappoint. The Bistro is located above the Boudin Bakery and centrally located in the middle of Fisherman's Wharf, on the edge of the parking lot.

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Thank Ulwazi
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

the location is perfect to take a break and eating a soup. it is the iconic meal of the place. the services is very fast and you can enjoy the meal in a good envioroment . if you are in fishermans it is the best place to eat something even it's not a restaurant

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Morro Bay, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

No visit to SF is complete without a visit to Boudin's. What a treat for our visitors to see and experience this landmark!

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Maun, Botswana
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went there twice, that says it all. The first time we had the Clam Chowder in the bread bowl and a Crab Mac and Cheese. The food was great and the service awesome. The second time we had pizzas and they were also awesome. The restaurant is large, busy and vibey. A friend recommended to us that we go... More 

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Thank NeilLMaun_Botswana
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed a fantastic breakfast two days in a row and were able to get some of that fantastic sourdough to bring home along with their delicious clam chowder. Must go!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$50
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Jefferson St, Second Floor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1202
    (Taylor St.)
  • Public Transportation: The MUNI "F" Line drops passengers off directly in front of Boudin at the Wharf on Jefferson Street (between Mason and Taylor Streets).
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-351-5561
Description
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

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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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