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Fisherman's Wharf

Jefferson Street, Between Hyde and Powell Streets, San Francisco, CA 94133
+1 415-673-3530
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Historic Fisherman's Wharf is the classic San Francisco experience where you will find a range of hotels, specialty restaurants, famous attractions, unique shops, breathtaking scenery and entertainment for the whole family.
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average17%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (990 reviews)
“sea lions” (1,148 reviews)
“clam chowder” (487 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Jefferson Street, Between Hyde and Powell Streets, San Francisco, CA 94133
Fisherman’s Wharf
+1 415-673-3530
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Been there to see what exactly is the famous Fisherman’s Wharf. Only tourist! It’s better to eat on plastic plates! And the most tourists eat on plastic plates! If you eat inside are very expensive! And the plastic are! The area is not clean.

Thank achille000
Reviewed yesterday

Great area to visit when you are in SF. Make sure you visit this area for great restaurants and great sites!

Thank Brandi T
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Fisherman’s Wharf is a must stop on your tour of San Francisco. It a fun place to walk and people watch. It get super busy on summer weekends. Just arrive early and enjoy.

Thank MoonTrek
Reviewed yesterday

This is a cool atmosphere and great seafood options or just people watching and shopping. We had clam chowder and crab cake sandwich.

Thank J C
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is fun to visit for all kinds of travellers. A range of street food and sit down restaurants. Lots of shops to browse. Relaxing water views. And of course, the awesome seal colony, even with viewing decks to watch them from. Choose your time...More

Thank jozijax
Reviewed yesterday

Fisherman's Wharf is a must see for any visitor to San Francisco. Here you can find all kinds of restaurants/pubs, shopping, and entertainment. Check out the fresh seafood, the street buskers, and Boudin Bakery for some original San Francisco sour dough bread!

Thank Graham306
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Lots to see and do here. All the boat cruises leave from one of the piers so make sure you know your pier number! Lots of great restaurants, shops, live entertainment. See the live crabs. You can catch the cable cars from here too.

Thank OnTheRochs
Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is buzzing; full of life with bars, restaurants, shops etc; simply amazing and has Alcatraz as a view. Def a must

Thank Kate R
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

You have to go here if you visit SF but it's not an all day thing. Come to see it and smell it including good views of other sites. Lots of restaurants and shops and good people watching. Ride a cable car here from downtown...More

Thank abbeachbums
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Spent a lot of time here day and night. Perfect for everyone children or adults. Lots of places to eat and shop. Museums to walk around. Ferries to catch or just ride around the bay. Street musicians playing the sounds of San Francisco. If I’d...More

Thank Tracicles134
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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11 May 2017|
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Response from alkeni | Reviewed this property |
Keep walking north after Pier 39 and at the end of Pier 39 which is Fisherman's Wharf, there is the Ghiradelli Ice Cream Fountain. You must have some clam chowder while you are there and take a look at Boudin's Bakery for... More
11 May 2017|
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Response from yogachef | Reviewed this property |
Our 8 yr old Loved pier 39; Sea Lions, good food and fun shops. Queue for the cable car was long 45mins but she did enjoy sitting outside. Ben & Jerry's near pier 39 wasn't busy. She also enjoyed shopping in Macys as there... More
Natalie S
16 April 2017|
Response from macnaim | Reviewed this property |
I think the city pass is a combination of public transit (bus) and cable car. Might be worth a couple days, but most things are walking, biking distance