This is a list of seafood restaurants that have been recommended by Trip Advisor regulars and Destination Experts.    Please read reviews on or or before you make a reservation.

This list is not exhaustive but a small sampling of the delicious food one can eat in SF or San Francisco.  There are many Japanese and Chinese restaurants in SF that serve seafood along with many restaurants that will have many seafood entrees on their menus.  



  • Waterbar   Great views with good seafood and a Oyster Happy hour daily until 5:30 Reservations taken after 5:30
  • Hog Island Oyster Company  -- Oysters in the Ferry Building in SF Most are local from the North Coast.
  • La Mar     Peruvian seafood restaurant with a nice bar.

Downtown/ Union Square/Polk Street/ Nob Hill


North Beach

Castro/ Hayes Valley/Divisidero/Fillmore/Noe Valley/Mission

Golden Gate Park  Area



Fisherman's Wharf 


  • Codmother's Fish and Chips   Outdoor takeout restaurant with a few tables
  • Scoma's    Expensive Fisherman Wharf's restaurant 
  • McCormick and  Kuleto's Ghiradelli Square restaurant


SOMA/Mission Bay/Potrero Hill 

  • Skool  Seafood with Japanese influences