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About Fog Harbor Fish House

Fog Harbor Fish House is your local PIER 39 restaurant offering the quintessential San Francisco waterfront dining experience. Take in award-winning views of the San Francisco Bay and the Golden Gate Bridge while dining on the freshest sustainable seafood and meats available, and enjoying complimentary sourdough bread baked in-house. Fog Harbor is the Top 5 Most Popular Restaurant in San Francisco according to Yelp 2017.

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.

Click the following link to view a short video of how their 100% sustainable seafood goes from the ocean to your plate. http://youtu.be/2QFUf16bcSM

Pier 39 #A-202
San Francisco, CA 94133
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
Seafood, Californian, American

Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday : 11:00am - 10:00pm
Saturday - Sunday: 10:30am - 10:00pm

Cross Street:
Embarcadero

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
$30 and under

Payment Options
AMEX, Discover, JCB, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(415) 421-2442

Website:
http://www.fogharborfishhouse.com/

Parking Details:
PIER 39 has convenient parking in the PIER 39 Garage, located directly across the street from the Entrance Plaza. Restaurant patrons who dine with us receive one hour free validated parking in the PIER 39 parking Garage.

Public Transit:
F-line,10 & 15 stops right in front of PIER 39.
BART: 510.465.2278
MUNI & Cable Cars: 415.673.6864
Alameda/Oakland Ferry: 510.522.3300
Vallejo Ferry: 415.705.5444
Sausalito & Tiburon Ferry: 415.705.5444

Executive Chef:
Adolfo Soto

Private Party Facilities:
Fog Harbor Fish House is the perfect place for group dining, special corporate events and tour groups.

The Sea Lion Room is a beautiful room with stunning views of Alcatraz Island, the Golden Gate Bridge and the PIER 39 sea lions. This room accommodates 52 guests comfortably.

We also have the Alcatraz Room that will accommodate 56 guests and has great views of the Golden Gate Bridge and San Francisco Bay.

• We offer both pre-designed group and custom menus available for lunch or dinner.
• We feature a three-course price fix menu.
• We offer a special set menu or breakfast buffet for groups of 25 or more.

Private Party Contact:
Jane O’Donnell: (888) 634-6658

Additional:
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, View, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Specials

Thanksgiving Dinner Special Menus & Offers

Thursday, November 23, 2017

Details

We will be open on Thanksgiving day from 11 am - 9 pm serving our sustainable seafood menu and a traditional turkey special.

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Fog Harbor Fish House Ratings and Reviews

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4.4

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.4

service

4.3

ambience

4.4

value

4.0

Noise

Moderate

91% would recommend it to a friend

Scenic View (82)
Waterfront (80)
Special Occasion (54)
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Good for a Date (50)
Good for Birthdays (34)
Romantic (33)
Casual (32)
Local Ingredients (32)
Good for Anniversaries (31)
Great for Lunch (25)
Business Meals (22)
Good for Groups (19)
Fit for Foodies (19)
Worth the Drive (18)
Creative Cuisine (16)
Sunday Lunch (16)
Authentic (15)
Bar Seating (15)
Hot Spot (15)
People Watching (14)
Fun (13)
Healthy (12)
Notable Wine List (11)
Comfort Food (10)
Happy Hour (9)
Cozy (9)
Neighborhood Gem (8)
Handcrafted Cocktails (7)
Great for Brunch (6)
Kid-friendly (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Seasonal (6)
Great Beer (5)
Late-night Find (5)
Paleo Friendly (5)
Quiet Conversation (5)
Vibrant Bar Scene (5)
Organic (4)
Tasting Menu (4)
Disabled Access (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Great for Outdoor Dining (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
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·Dined 2 days ago

Food was delicious...like seriously delicious , the service was slow, we received our apps before our drinks and didn't get our drinks until we finished the appetizer but the food was worth it

Tags: Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine, Scenic View, Romantic
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 (Austin)·Dined 3 days ago

As foodies on our first trip to San Francisco, all this place felt like was a tourist trap. Food was just OK at very steep prices for what you got. If you go, go for the view and some clam chowder and head somewhere else for good seafood.

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·Dined 4 days ago

Fog Harbor has great ambiance and the food is excellent! The staff was very friendly. If you like a Dirty Martini this is the place for you. The menu is pricy, but expected for the type of food, drink and location.

Tags: Happy Hour, Good for a Date, Waterfront, Local Ingredients
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·Dined 6 days ago

They remembered we were celebrating a bday.

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·Dined 6 days ago

Living in SF for the past 15 years we as locals stay away from pier 39 and fisherman’s wharf like it’s contaminated with plague. It’s known for its junk stores and tourist rip off overpriced garbage food.
I now know that I have been missing out on one of the best seafood restaurants I have even eaten at.
This place has it all a fireplace lounge before you even walk in the place. Beautiful views of the bay and an accomdating and knowledgeable staff

Jessica was our server and her recommendations were on point. The shellfish tower was not only fresh and appetizing and mussel fries were out of this world amazing. Blue cheese garlic bread need I say more? And the garlic crab and swordfish steak were equally delish. Will be back soon!

Tags: Cozy, Gluten Free Options, Romantic, Special Occasion, People Watching, Worth the Drive, Local Ingredients
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 (Hawaii)·Dined 7 days ago

We went to the Fog Harbor for a business gathering and were very disappointed. WE barely saw our service. She was very slow and very non attentive. I was very disappointed.

Tags: Scenic View, Good for a Date
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 (Central Coast)·Dined on November 11, 2017

The “whole crab” was AMAZING! At first I ordered “half crab” but the crab itself was tiny in comparison to the whole crab so I changed my order and it was larger and so delicious! The “garlic butter” was soooo over the top atom bomb strong! I would NOT suggest it if you plan on kissing or being intimate because it will cause your partner to pass out!!! lol! Also, I don’t think it was real butter. It was more like olive oil with garlic.

Tags: Fun, Sunday Lunch, Romantic, Scenic View, Seasonal, Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Casual, Good for Anniversaries, Healthy, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot, Special Occasion, Waterfront, Good for Birthdays
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Excellent food and service. Our server, Mel was so nice and awesome.

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Arrived 4 minutes after our reservation time and was seated promptly at a window seat which I requested. Place is very noisy. Portions could be bigger. Other than that the service was good. Overall a good experience.

Tags: Hot Spot
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·Dined on November 9, 2017

Our server made it perfect. He was so accomodating & friendly. He knew what he was doing & hopefully when we come back he is our server again. I feel bad i don’t remember his name. I think it was Jim? Not sure but thank you so much for making our visit a wonderful experience

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion, Waterfront, Fun, Business Meals, Romantic, Scenic View, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Quiet Conversation, Casual, Comfort Food, Hot Spot, Great for Brunch, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Good for a Date
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·Dined on November 8, 2017

Raphael was a great server!! The fish we had was high quality and they made special accommodations around serious allergies and food sensitivities. The wine selection was great!

Tags: Scenic View, Organic, Local Ingredients, Healthy, Romantic, Good for a Date
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 5, 2017

It was my birtday and had dinner with my family. There was a happy birthday message on the tablecoth, and a set of crayons and a colouring book for my son. We were looked after with meticulous care, the food was divine, coctail was refreahing, view amazing.
Flawless!

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Family dining, we were well welcome and had a good experience. Not unforgettable, but very fresh food, classically cooked. Good wine selection.

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 (Perth / WA)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Like the steam crab, crab meat is so tender and the garlic sauce from the shellfish plater is yummy

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vip
 (New England)·Dined on November 1, 2017

Wonderful views of the harbor and bay and great food with friends.

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 (Dallas)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Great view great food on the pier. Tuna poke and ciopino were top notch

Tags: Scenic View, Special Occasion, Romantic, Waterfront
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·Dined on October 27, 2017

Good food, nice setting, good service. Just priced a little over what I'd rather pay, but I would certainly go back. Just not as often. And the cocktails were a little on the weak side

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Waterfront, Worth the Drive, Great for Lunch, Kid-friendly, Healthy, Authentic
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on October 26, 2017

The whole crab and cioppino were fabulous. We had a window seat and nice service. The cioppino had very good flavor. Rich with great seafood. Would definitely go back.

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 (Las Vegas)·Dined on October 23, 2017

While visiting San Francisco during our recent cruise 🚢My husband and I while walking Fisherman’s Wharf came across the Fog Harbor Fish Restaurant The environment Could be better tablecloths and water views However it took 10 minuets to get a glass of water that wasn’t clean and another 10 minutes to have our order taken My Fish and chips was enateable there was so much salt on it I actually had to take the fish apart to be able to eat and the frys were also covered in too much salt The food on the ship was better We won’t be back

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 (Houston)·Dined on October 22, 2017

We chose Fog Harbor Fish house as our final destination for our California Anniversary trip, and we were not disappointed! After a day of site seeing, we were able to "go as we were" and enjoy an incredible dinner. We had the Shellfish Platter for 2, and Blue Cheese bread; both were superb! I believe because we made reservations ahead of time, we were able to get seating with a view of the Bay. Highly recommend this place!

Tags: Waterfront, Hot Spot, Local Ingredients, Notable Wine List
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 (Orange County)·Dined on October 20, 2017

Best crab cocktail and clam chowder I’ve ever had in my life. The clam chowder was amazing, had a good amount of clams, fantastic place for sea food.

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 (Hawaii)·Dined on October 17, 2017

Delicious food, excellent service, and an outstanding bay view make for an enjoyable lunch at Fog Harbor Fish House. Prices are a bit high, but my family enjoyed the house & wedge salads, as well as crab cake appetizer, and chicken penne entree. One hour validated parking is also nice, as it saves diners $9.00. I will definitely return to this Pier 39 restaurant.

Tags: Waterfront, Scenic View, Bar Seating, Great for Lunch, Hot Spot
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·Dined on October 17, 2017

I had looked forward to this meal for many days. The crab legs entree was delicious, but.... The clam chowder starter was a very small cup of what tastes mostly like potato and leek soup. Barely a hint of fish or clam taste. The ice cream dessert was a scoop of ice cream put in a clear small plain drinking glass with a spoon stuck in it. No presentation, nothing. Understood then why the set menu of these 3 dishes was so reasonably priced, I was basically paying high price for crab legs and getting two plain low quality side dishes for free.
Disappointed.

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·Dined on October 13, 2017

Food was great, as was the service. We were celebrating our wedding Anniversary and we have nothing aganist children, but there was a baby screaming and crying non stop for at least a half hour! This is not the place to bring fussy children especially when you have adults that are willing to pay a high price for a nice romantic meal.

Tags: People Watching, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Scenic View, Waterfront
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 13, 2017

With the many positive reviews, we had higher expectations. Our server treated us like we were on an assembly line, however, we did notice another server who was awesome with his tables. The food was just average - the crispy scallop appetizers were ok, but the crab cake appetizer was deep fried like what you would find at a diner. It doesn't say deep fried on the menu and I should have asked. The lazy cioppino was average, as was the cracked crab. Very much enjoyed the Lagunitas IPA. Wouldn't rush back - there are too many better options in SF.

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 (Chicago)·Dined on October 13, 2017

Nothing special. Food was fine but not golf. Red Lobster on steroids. Go somewhere else on the wharf

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·Dined on October 12, 2017

The restaurant, food, and service were all spot on. The menu choices were great, and the atmosphere was too. I had the Swordfish and my Wife had the Pacific Sole, both of which were very good. We had a couple of annoyingly loud, vulgar people seated behind us, but that's not the restaurant's fault.

Tags: Great Beer, Authentic, Healthy, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Business Meals, Waterfront, Good for Birthdays, Good for a Date, Scenic View
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 12, 2017

Great seafood place on Pier 39. Fresh seafood, waterfront views. Service was quick and friendly. Enjoyed the chowder and cioppino - get the "lazy cioppino" if you don't want to crack open the crabs yourself!

Tags: Local Ingredients, Organic, Scenic View, Waterfront
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 (London)·Dined on October 12, 2017

We were there for a special occasion - when I booked I noted that my fiancé and I were getting married the next day and my godparents were celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary! They placed a special flower arrangement on the table and our lovely server asked about our occasion(s) and congratulated us. They also sat us in a window seat with a great view of the seals, the Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz, which was much appreciated. Also, my godmother has a shellfish allergy which the server and kitchen was very careful to accommodate. Finally, the food was very good - fresh fish, great oysters, giant Crab Louie salad, nice wine. Very good experience!

Tags: Special Occasion, Waterfront
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 (Los Angeles)·Dined on October 11, 2017

Seafood with a waterfront view- highly recommend the clam chowder and shellfish platter.

Tags: Romantic, Waterfront, Good for Birthdays
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 (Phoenix)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Very large portions. View of the Bay was amazing. The fish and chips was excellent, as was the crab roll. The clam chowder was very tasty.

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 (Nashville)·Dined on October 10, 2017

My guest and I had a nice lunch at the FH. Seated at the perfect table near the back on the windows facing the GG Bridge. Enjoyed the chowder but beware that it is very rich. Ate half of mine so I would still have room for rest of meal. Excellent sourdough bread. My guest had the Crab Louis. Huge plate of lettuce and other veggies. Nice amount of crabmeat. I got a half of dungeness crab. Some work to get the meat out but tasty. Their double IPA on draft excellent.

Tags: Waterfront, Scenic View
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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 10, 2017

We had such an amazing dinner. I said it was our anniversary when we booked so they made sure we had a really nice table overlooking the bay and wrote Happy Anniversary on the table. Our waiter Curtis was very knowledgeable and attentive. Would definitely go back.

Tags: Good for a Date, Romantic, Waterfront, Fit for Foodies, Scenic View
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Everything was tasty, the service was reasonable considering it was very busy.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on October 10, 2017

Excellent! Beautiful views and fabulous food! One of San Francisco's best!

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·Dined on October 7, 2017

This was my first time here and have to say it's a standout. I will definitely come back. I'm glad I went and got a reservation as the wait time was quite long. If you have to wait at least there's a nice lounge with a fireplace or get some drinks inside at the bar.

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 (Tallahassee)·Dined on October 6, 2017

I had a reservation due to it being Fleet week. Celebrating my birthday and I enjoyed every moment of it. Service was awesome and so was good quality!! No complaints

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 (San Francisco)·Dined on October 6, 2017

Took my team there for an offsite lunch during fleet week. Great food, friendly service. They didn't try to rush us out the door even though we were there quite awhile.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Birthdays, Sunday Lunch, Waterfront, Great for Brunch, Great Beer
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 (Memphis)·Dined on October 6, 2017

This is a tourist trap. The food is mediocre. The service lacked enthusiasm. I had the crab salad and it was just bad. Our server didn't do anything more than take our order and run our check.

Tags: People Watching
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 (New England)·Dined on October 6, 2017

The Creekstone Steaks were great, and the view of SF bay was stunning. The overall experience was let down by out by our server, who, did not even offer us complimentary bread and really paid no attention to us. He took ages to get the bill and was not friendly. Not the best way to spend our friends reunion.

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