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A Fisherman’s Wharf tradition. Cioppino’s is located across the street from the historic Cannery Building in the heart of San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf. Owned and operated by 5th generation San Franciscan’s, Cioppino’s offers fresh, quality seafood and classic Italian dishes along with exemplary service. Join us at the bar for happy-hour or come for lunch or dinner and try our Award-Winning Clam Chowder or our Signature dish, the Cioppino.
San Francisco, CA 94109
Hours of Operation:
Sunday - Thursday: 11:00am - 10:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 11:00am - 10:30pm
$30 and under
AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa
Street parking or validation at Triangle Parking Lot on Jefferson at Taylor streets.
Hyde Street Cable Car - 1 block
F Line - 1 block
#19 Bus - 2 blocks
#30 Bus - 2 blocks
#47 Bus - 2 blocks
Private Party Facilities:
Private and semi-private banquet facilities available for groups of 20 or more. The Banquet room accommodates up to 80 seated and 125 standing. Group menus available starting at $33/person lunch and $49/person dinner. Buyout available. A/V hookups provided at no extra charge.
Private Party Contact:
Adrienne Leader: (415) 946-8154
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
Available for special events up to 220 persons. Group dining menus starting at just $33 per person.
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Cioppino's Ratings and Reviews
The Clam chowder was great! And everything else we ordered wss really good as well.
The service could
definetely be improved on. Our waitress seemed to be in a constant rush (despite the place not being full) and getting the waitstaff’s attention was hard. The meals did come out fast though.
Overall I would recommend that someone go if they asked, I wouldn’t consider it a “must” restaurant though.
Flew into San Francisco for a day with the girlfriend for the first time from San Diego. We're both from the east coast and haven't experienced authentic Italian food since the move, as it's not incredibly easy to find. This reminded us of our family, our heritage, and the amazing food that stems from it. Even with all of the amazing views and experiences, coming to Cioppino's was still one of our favorite parts of the vacation. Thanks for your services! I'll be coming back for more.
The atmosphere was very inviting and not too loud even with many people around. The service was terrific and it’s unfortunate that I can’t give it more stars because MY meal was amazing and very delicious but everyone that didn’t order one of the “signature” dishes (the crab, the Cioppino or the seafood feast), was quite unimpressed with their meal. They had the chicken parm and the fish and chips. That was disappointing. I’d definitely recommend this place if you plan on getting one of their delicious specialities.
Great experience. Crowded Saturday night on a holiday weekend but we were seated as soon as we checked in. Best shrimp scampi linguini I ever had...light sauce bursting with flavor, shrimp cooked perfectly. Excellent appetizers also - we had olives (buttery taste!) , crab cocktail , and bruschetta.
The food and service were good, but the restaurant was warm (a/c finally turned on when our dessert course arrived!--and the back room we were in filled completely--despite us having mentioned the heat to the waiter when we were first seated). The food was good (nothing fantastic), but a great selection for all the picky eaters in our group. Our party of 7 got seated with our reservation quickly.
It took FOREVER to get even a glass of water here! But once someone came over, the food came quickly. The cocktails were less than spectacular. The Cioppino and the sausage pizza were delicious though! It was extremely loud inside. The food was great, but everything else was just ok.
On a fairly slow night it took far too long to be served. Our appetizer was barely warm and just ok. It was a crab dip that came with only 4 skimpy pieces of bread.
Our lasagna was ok...we've had much better.
The wine, like most places in CA, was overpriced but decent.
Cioppino's turned out to be a tourist trap. I was expecting something more personalized, given that it calls itself a family owned and run restaurant, and I was expecting a somewhat more refined cuisine given the city it is in. The seafood was fresh, no doubt, but prepared with a heavy hand, and the same sides accompanied all dishes.
Friendly waitstaff and delicious food. We ate here twice during our trip...prime location and quick service. The meal moved along like clockwork, without feeling rushed. We were even able to be seated earlier than our reservation time on a busy Saturday night!
Service was great, Cioppino was good not great, a little blander then I would have liked. I wish it had been quieter:( very loud due to customers yelling. Hostess was super unfriendly to us and other guests she was seating. Saw her rolling her eyes at some other guests. Overall service helped make experience better.
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