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Review of Swan Oyster Depot

Swan Oyster Depot
Ranked #129 of 5,922 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $21 - $30
Cuisines: Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Delivery
Neighborhood: Nob Hill
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Reviewed November 19, 2007

I love going in here for a beer and oysters. If you live in the neighborhood your garunteed to see someone you know at the bar. Everyone else is waiting outside!

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Reviewed November 18, 2007

freshest shellfish in the city. Crab Louie salad is the best! ask for the special mustard dressing. even has stella on tap

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Reviewed November 16, 2007

Seafood was so fresh. Sitting at the bar and watching them prepare food was a fun experience. Long line.

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Reviewed November 6, 2007

Very much the old style seafood bar... quality of seafood is quite nice.. especially in winter for crabs and oysters. just counter with a mechanical cashier.. can guess what type of place it is. Great to take foreign friends for a nostalgic American dinning experience

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Reviewed November 5, 2007

have to agree with all of the previous excellent reviews. great character and friendly staff / other clientelle. think the reviewer who gave it a okay rating missed the point - its not silver service, you can't book, its 20 bar stools in a line and you have to queue.

But get there after 3pm for a late lunch and very fresh seafood, its where the locals go - most of whom can cope withe the lack of salad dressing choices (ps its fish you there to eat, luv).

ask the staff what they recommend and try something different.

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