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“Awesome food, service and view”

Fog Harbor Fish House
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Ranked #103 of 5,922 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $40
Cuisines: Seafood, Bar
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Scenic view, Special occasions, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Dining options: Lunch, Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
Cross street: Embarcadero
Transit: F-line,10 & 15 stops right in front of PIER 39. BART: 510.465.2278 MUNI & Cable Cars: 415.673.6864 Alameda/Oakland Ferry: 510.522.3300 Vallejo Ferry: 415.705.5444 Sausalito & Tiburon Ferry: 415.705.5444
Description: It has been said that "no visit to San Francisco is complete without a meal at Fog Harbor Fish House!" Fog Harbor Fish House offers the quintessential San Francisco waterfront dining experience and was the first 100% sustainable seafood restaurant in Fisherman's Wharf. The classic, cozy dining room features award-winning panoramic views of the Golden Gat Bridge and Alcatraz. Owned and operated by the Simmons Family, the founding family of PIER 39, you'll meet a member of the family when you dine!
Reviewed March 28, 2014

Awesome food with a great view almost anywhere in the restaurant. There is outdoor seating. We were able to walk right in and be seated. Our waiter was very nice and offered great suggestions which we took him up on. I would describe the restaurant as fine dining in a fun and casual atmosphere. This was our first taste of San Francisco and we loved it. I highly suggest eating here. It is located in the heart of Fishermans Wharf with lots of shopping around.

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Thank Nancy E
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Reviewed March 22, 2014

We went to the Fog Harbor Restaurant after coming beck from the Alcatraz cruise. It's near the front of Pier 39. Given the extremely high prices one finds for even bar grub, we thought we should at least get a nice meal for our money. So, we tried Fog Harbor. At 5:15pm Saturday evening, we were seated almost instantly. We had a friendly, helpful waitress, and warm sourdough bread was up very quickly. (This was nicely tangy bread, but not "overly sour". Our daughter loved it too.) The meals were very good. I had the mixed grill, and the shrimp, salmon and swordfish were all very good. My wife's sole and daughter's 'grilled shrimp' kids entree were also quite good. Nice that the kids menu had real food and not just fried kid-stuff.
The views are fantastic. We had a great sunset view of Alcatraz and the Pier 39 sea lions .

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Thank jrw88888
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Reviewed March 18, 2014 via mobile

We had a table for two at the window at sunset which was beautiful! Our waiter was great at recommending great dishes. We had the fritters as an appetizer and they served a small loaf of fresh dread. We had a half order of Oysters and split the swordfish steak. It was a perfect meal. Great atmosphere and service.

Thank LindaR0324
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Reviewed March 16, 2014

For lunch I had a dungeons crab cocktail appetizer and a local beer. The wife had a sea food platter and a glass of water. The seafood platter was mostly calamari, with 2 small shrimp and a small piece of fish. The calamari was not fresh about every third piece was foul/skunky/bad. She tried to sniff out the bad pieces but just gave up and did not finish the calamari. The fish and shrimp were nothing to rave about. The crab cocktail was ok but not what one would expect from a seaside San Francisco restaurant. This was not worth the $71.

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Reviewed March 13, 2014

We searched for a restaurant in Fisherman's Wharf to have a good dinner. Settled on Fog Harbor after walking by and made a reservation for that evening. It was very busy when we got there for our 8:30pm reservation, but they kindly asked us if we wanted to be seated now or wait 5min for a table along the windows with a view. I thought this was nice of them to ask. The service was great, we were seated and eating our first appetizer within 10min! Tried the dungeoness crab, mango and avocado cerviche for starters, then had the Seafood Cioppino and Mixed seafood grill as entrees. All delicious, though the cioppino really stood out as the best!

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Thank LinaBoBina
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