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Fog Harbor Fish House

4.4
2209 Reviews
$31 to $50
Seafood
We save many tables for walk-in guests. Skip the line by joining our waitlist using the Yelp app before you even arrive if you can't find a reservation at your desired time.
Fog Harbor Fish House is open for indoor and outdoor dining with award-winning views serving 100% sustainable seafood. Fog Harbor recently ranked Top 5 Most Popular Restaurant in San Francisco according to Yelp.
Created by the family who developed PIER 39, their history spans over three decades and includes three generations. Family owned and operated, you can expect to meet members of the Simmons family in our dining room. Fog Harbor is proud to be the first restaurant in Fisherman’s Wharf to serve 100% sustainable seafood.

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Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
  • Sealed or wrapped utensils used
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
  • Diners must wear masks unless eating or drinking
What 2209 people are saying
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4.4based on recent ratings
4.3
food
4.3
service
4.1
ambience
3.9
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83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was delicious, service was great, highly recommend!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded 4 days ago

Thank you so much for joining us. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. We would love to see you again soon!

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georgeparsons
San Francisco
12 reviews
Dined on October 21, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience3

Covid restrictions obviously affect the overall experience of one of our favorite seafood places in the City, but Fog Harbor is still a destination spot during a visit to San Francisco. Hopefully things will return to a more normal operation soon. Food still very good!

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vipSapphire
Los Angeles
23 reviews
Dined on October 19, 2020
Overall3food2service4ambience3

The food was not good. The crab was soaked and smothered with garlic. All you can taste is garlic. Paid too much money for garlic with a side taste of crab.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded 7 days ago

Thank you for dining with us. I'm very sorry to hear you did not have a nice visit with us. We appreciate your feedback and use it to improve. I do hope you give us another try next time you are in the area.

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DoraG
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on October 16, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We were a group of 7, our wait staff was amazing and the food was delicious. Definitely going to go back when back in Cali.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 20, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience. We look forward to your next visit when you're back in California!

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on October 12, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience3

It was birthday, I was visiting from out of town and I didn’t arrive in time for my reservation due to not knowing how to get there. I felt they could’ve tried a little harder to accommodate my seating arrangements for sitting inside, I had to sit outside. It was a cold and windy, it would’ve been so much nicer if I could’ve sat inside. Overall, the food and service was nice!

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vippeterg
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 9, 2020
Overall3food3service3ambience4

I love this restaurant I’m writing this review because hopefully they will return to there normal 5 star food and service. Pre pandemic I go here regularly. Service was not as before the pandemic. Salad was not fresh ,crab was not fresh and they were extremely small, bread was cold.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 9, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

38th anniversary

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mimayaya007
Sacramento
2 reviews
Dined on October 9, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had a fabulous time and really enjoyed the freshness of the seafood.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 13, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us and enjoyed your seafood. We would love to see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on October 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome !!

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vipNoelC
San Joaquin
43 reviews
Dined on October 7, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Great food strong drinks awesome views nice staff. Social distancing and masks enforced. A must for a delicious lunch stop.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 9, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. We would love to see you again soon!

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Kobo
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Was an excellent experience, will definitely be back!!

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vipKCchicago
Chicago
14 reviews
Dined on September 28, 2020
Overall3food4service3ambience4

Food are great. Service is just ok.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 5, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us. I'm sorry to hear we didn't exceed your expectations. We take feedback serious and use it to improve. Could you tell me who your server was? I would love to review with the staff that worked. Thank you in advance for any additional information.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The atmosphere was great, despite it was a terribly hot day. The staff is friendly and polite. The cuisine is amazingly delicious. Thank you!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 29, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a great experience and enjoyed the service and food. We would love to see you again soon!

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JulieB
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on September 27, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

A beautiful sunny day at the Wharf and we had the best table outside in the shade! Wait staff were awesome and the first absolutely delicious!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 1, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us for outdoor dining on a beautiful day. I'm pleased to hear you had a great experience and enjoyed your service and food. We would love to see you again soon!

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Sarah
Central Coast
5 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I've been here twice and both times have been excellent. The service is always great and the food is delicious.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on October 1, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us, twice! I'm pleased to hear you had a great experience and enjoyed the service and food both times. We would love to see you again soon!

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vipfoodismynumberonehobby
San Francisco
13 reviews
Dined on September 20, 2020
Overall2food2service2ambience3

Honestly I don't know why the restaurant has such high reviews because it's practically an expensive tourist trap. Is it bad? By no means. But nothing is good enough to warrant visiting for culinary delight. The cioppino is too salty and the self-proclaimed "best" clam chowder is no better than most other places. Even the service is a little slow when we sat there for a long time before I had to proactively seek out a waiter. The only "saving" point for the restaurant is that it's right on Pier 39 but due to COVID 19, the location of the outdoor seating has absolutely no view (if you happen to use the restroom you'll see that the restaurant next door lucked out because the outdoor seating faces the bay view). In other words, nothing special in this restaurant to warrant the price except potentially the location on the Pier 39.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 25, 2020

We appreciate your feedback and we are sorry we did not exceed your expectations. We apologize we did not clearly offer you our waterfront tables with bay views that you saw out the back door. I hope you give us another try when in the area and please let us know that you would like to dine at those tables and we will do our best to accommodate. We take feedback seriously and use it to improve. I will review your comments with the team.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2020
Overall4food3service5ambience4

There was a question regarding our reservation made on Open Table, but the hostess quickly found us a table. I appreciated the plastic screens between tables. Service was fast, polite, and easy to hail for requests. My wife and I shared an order of crab cakes, which were tasty and crisp, but small. My wife’s cioppino was good but not exceptional. I had a risotto with scallops and crab. The scallops were perfectly cooked. The risotto was floating in butter unfortunately. Sourdough rolls were enjoyable. A draft lager was very good. All in all, an expensive lunch in a pleasant environment with excellent service. Probably would not repeat.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 23, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice lunch with us. We do hope we see you again soon!

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OpenTable Diner
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on September 19, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great atmosphere and excellent food. Our first time in San Francisco and this restaurant was definitely one of the highlights of the trip. The Cioppino is a must have for anyone not allergic to seafood.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 25, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us and loved your Cioppino. We would love to see you again soon!

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vipMikeM
Central Coast
3 reviews
Dined on September 12, 2020
Overall3food5service2ambience2

The service was not really well even though this is one of my favorite restaurants, which I had a better experience in the past especially because it was my birthday.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 16, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us on your birthday. We are thrilled to be one of your favorite restaurants and we are very sorry that we did not provide excellent service on your last visit. We strive for excellence and it appears we missed this time Please email simco@simcorestaurants if you are open to sharing more details about your visit. We hope you visit us again soon.

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VictoriaS
1 review
Dined on September 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We loved the restaurant. It was a perfect place for our last night in San Fransisco.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 14, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. We would love to see you again soon!

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vipOpenTable Diner
San Francisco
6 reviews
Dined on September 10, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing food & service!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 25, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. We would love to see you again soon!

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TrudeV
Sacramento
8 reviews
Dined on September 9, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outside dining required - we sat in the front covered area - very pleasant and quiet. The clam chowder truly is the best anywhere and the crab cocktail was generous. We make it a point to enjoy a meal at the Fog Harbor Fish House each time we're in the city.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 14, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us again and visiting us whenever you are in San Francisco. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us in our outdoor covered patio. We look forward to your next visit!

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drthonym
San Francisco
4 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great service and food.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 8, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. We would love to see you again soon!

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vipAndreeaP
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined on September 7, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Had made this reservation not expecting too much and as a quick lunch stop on our way from Napa to Los Angeles. It said good sea food and award winning clam chowder, but so do other places and they end up being horrible. But NOT Fog Harbor!! It was an absolutely delicious meal! Everything on their menu looks fantastic!! I wanted to try everything. The service was spectacular (we were expecting low key fisherman’s wharf service and this was 5 star service). Great value for cost, and beautiful views. We ended up spending two hours on this “stop” as a result. Go early! Gets super crowded after 1PM, especially on a weekend. We will surely be back here!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 8, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice lunch experience with us on your stop from Napa to LA ❤️ We look forward to seeing you again!

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vipdrblynnware
San Francisco
94 reviews
Dined on September 5, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience3

We went and ate outdoors at about 5:30 pm (due to COVID) on Labor Day weekend. There was adequate social distancing between the tables and we felt very safe having a table near the water outdoors. The oysters were great and I had the mussel fries which were also really good. They have a more limited menu right now due to the circumstances, but there is enough variety for everyone and our waiter was very attentive and clearly wanted to please us and have us feel safe. I will return.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 14, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed your oysters, mussel fries, service and felt safe. We would love to see you again soon!

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RFPM
San Diego
22 reviews
Dined on September 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great outdoor seating, with great service and a delicious menu. Casual dinning with great value

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 8, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you enjoyed the service and food during your meal. Hope you visit us again soon!

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Mike
Anchorage
2 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Very nice experience....dress warmly

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 8, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us. I hope to see you back again soon.

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Dabby
Los Angeles
2 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2020
Overall4food4service4ambience4

Anniversary

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 8, 2020

Thank you so much for joining us for outdoor dining for your anniversary. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us ❤️ Hope you visit us again soon!

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Uhu14
San Francisco
19 reviews
Dined on August 29, 2020
Overall3food2service3ambience3

I’ve eaten here several times. Food hit and miss. Was not impressed on my most recent visit. Clam chowder with dry textured clams. Definitely not fresh. Calamari too salty. They also no longer feature my favorite dish, Crab Louis salad. Hope it comes back when crab is in season again. Service slow on most recent visit. Has to wait 20-30 minutes after sitting before I could order. Had to flag waiter to do so.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on September 3, 2020

Thank you for dining with us again. I'm sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience. We strive for excellence and it appears we have missed on your recent visit. Please let us know if you are open to discussing further, we would love to know more about your visit and use it to train our staff so we can improve. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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vipPriscillaC
Jacksonville
4 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Clam chowder in the sour dough bread bowl with added Dungeness crab is a must!! The view is amazing on the deck. What a way to experience San Francisco. We loved it!

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 31, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us and loved your chowder bread bowl topped with crab. We hope to see you again soon!

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vipOpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 23, 2020
Overall4food4service3ambience3

Since we are all sitting outside. Could have used some space heaters.

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vipStephanieH
San Francisco
19 reviews
Dined on August 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was amazing again! Beautiful view of the Golden Gate Bridge at our outdoor table. Service was excellent! We can’t wait to go back :)

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 24, 2020

Thank you so much for safely joining us for outdoor dining. I'm pleased to hear you had a nice experience with us with excellent service. We look forward to seeing you again soon.

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vipFoodess
San Francisco
71 reviews
Dined on August 15, 2020
Overall3food3service4ambience3

The seating area is very crowded.. not really 6 feet apart in some areas. I had Linguine and Clams, and it was very ordinary.. Just not the same to dine out during the pandemic.. Really not their fault, but still not that appealing to dine there.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 20, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience. We strive for excellence and we have missed on your visit. If you're open to discussing this further, please email simco@simcorestaurants. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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Xoxomay
San Francisco
10 reviews
Dined on August 14, 2020
Overall1food2service1ambience2

Service was really slow. Food are not so good. They charged us wrong. Not going back here

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 17, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm very sorry to hear you did not enjoy your experience. We strive for excellent service and food and we have missed on your visit. If you're open to discussing this further, please email simco@simcorestaurants. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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OpenTable Diner
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on August 12, 2020
Overall5food5service3ambience3

Currently only outside eating. I was happy to be placed by a heater. Some tables have no heat, so dress warm. The appetizers came out really fast, but the food took forever. The food quality was worth the wait. I ordered a glass of wine, but my wine came in a jar. I would probably not dine in again only take food to go.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 17, 2020

Thank you for the feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm glad to hear you enjoyed the heater, and your food but I'm sorry to hear it took longer than expected.  I have shared your comments with my team for improvement.  I hope you come see us again when in the area.

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vipStephanieH
San Francisco
19 reviews
Dined on August 12, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience4

Enjoyed a beautiful lunch outside after engagement ring shopping :)

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vipAlexeyS
Orlando
4 reviews
Dined on August 7, 2020
Overall3food4service3ambience2

Busy and very cold outside

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 12, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm very sorry to hear about your experience. We strive for excellent service and we have missed on your visit. We will review your comments and experience with our team. If you're open to discussing this further, please email simco@simcorestaurants with more information. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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ChrisRelampagos
1 review
Dined on August 7, 2020
Overall5food5service4ambience5

Very great restaurant, took my girlfriend for her birthday dinner. It was just a tad bit cold since they do outdoor seating, as well as indoor limited seating. Bring a coat, or a jacket though if you do go during night time because it will get cold. Perfect place to take your girlfriend, date, or even for a family dinner.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 12, 2020

Thank you for the feedback. I’m pleased to hear you enjoyed your meal for your girlfriend's birthday. We love hearing from our guests and especially when they have a positive experience. I have sent your comments to my staff and will be sure to thank the entire team for a job well done. I hope you come see us again when in the area.

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viprobertp
New York Area
26 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall2food2service3ambience3

We got 2 of the se

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 6, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm very sorry to hear about your experience. We strive for excellent service and we have missed on your visit. That is not a typical occurrence and we will review your comments and experience with our team. If you're open to discussing this further, please email simco@simcorestaurants with more information. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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OpenTable Diner
Atlanta
2 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall3food3service3ambience3

Calamari was very greasy, and the rest of the food was just ok. I will say the oysters were very good. Service was ok...no plates were brought out for apps, and by the time the waiter came back we were done so it didn’t matter. Overall this restaurant just felt like any other chain restaurant. Nothing special but it wasn’t terrible.

Fog Harbor Fish House
Responded on August 6, 2020

Thank you for your feedback. We take it seriously and use it to improve. I'm very sorry to hear about your experience. We strive for excellent service and we have missed on your visit. That is not a typical occurrence and we will review your comments and experience with our team. If you're open to discussing this further, please email simco@simcorestaurants with more information. I do hope you give us another try when in the area.

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FAQs

Fog Harbor Fish House offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (415) 421-2442.

Fog Harbor Fish House is rated 4.4 stars by 2209 OpenTable diners.

Fog Harbor Fish House does offer gift cards which you can purchase here https://simcorestaurants.cardfoundry.com/giftcards.php.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable. Due to local restrictions, this restaurant may not be accepting reservations at the moment.

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