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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Bar
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“Restaurant bar to go to when you are visiting Fisherman's Wharf or Ghiradelli Square. It is famous for it's Irish Coffee. ”
  • 54 locals recommend
New American Restaurant
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“Reserve months in advance close to Fisherman’s wharf and Pier 39 on North Point and Hyde. One of the best restaurants in the city for special occasions and just an excellent meal.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Burger Restaurant
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“If you're visiting California, you probably have heard about In-N-Out. This San Francisco location is a bit unique -- it is one of only a few In-N-Outs without a drive-through, and this is the only location in San Francisco. Though I recommend staying away from Fisherman's Wharf, I think that In-N-Out is a great stop if you are exploring the North Beach neighborhood or walking through Aquatic Park or Fort Mason.”
  • 34 locals recommend
Bakery
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“If you come to SF you have to eat Sourdough bread. In the heart of Tourist area is a factory/restaurant/store. Don't miss this on your tour!”
  • 15 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“A San Francisco Classic that sits near fishermans wharf. great seafood and great views. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Great Views. A half Block down the street in Ghirardelli Square. Best 3 - 6 weekday Happy Hour food in the City.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Diner
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“Head shots of Hollywood stars decorate this casual cafe, which serves breakfast & lunch standards.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“If you're going to do a touristy restaurant in Fisherman's Wharf, this is the best one. A terrific view. The kids can watch the boats and the kite surfers while you have a cocktail. My parents took me there when I was a kid because I'd be entertained. I'd recommend this for lunch, or a snack with a drink. Buying dinner there costs a fortune.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Best cracked crab in SF with the freshest sourdough bread you will ever taste”
  • 7 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Informal seafood place offering a creative, crab-focused menu & views of the Golden Gate Bridge.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“ "Hands down to one of the best clam chowder! Scoma’s is a seafood restaurant in San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf. It’s known for friendly service, family traditions & fresh Italian seafood.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bakery
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“A piece of San Francisco history and yummy bread all in one! The restaurant is a crowd pleaser, with soups, salads and sandwiches and lots of San Francisco sourdough bread. Be sure to go upstairs to see the museum and watch the bakers making the bread from start to finish. Combined with Musée Mécanique, this is our favorite thing about Fisherman's Wharf.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Sandwich Place
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“This is the best local sandwich shop! Try the Italian combo on dutch crunch bread. Also, remember they close at 4PM. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“While the dining room is a lovely environment for tourists staying at the adjoining hotel, the bar is a true locals watering hole with full food menus available. Check out the plaques on the bar and ask the bartender for the stories behind them. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Food Truck
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“British owners run this food truck that serves fresh fish 'n' chips & other treats. ”
  • 3 locals recommend