We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Fog Harbor Fish House

Pier 39, San Francisco, CA 94133-1006
+1 415-421-2442
Certificate of Excellence
All photos (1,110)
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clam chowder” (308 reviews)
“seafood” (345 reviews)
“mixed grill” (84 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
Pier 39, San Francisco, CA 94133-1006
Write a Review
Reviews (3,062)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 2,537 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

A guy on a tour bus told us about this place. He said they had the best clam chowder. We had a short wait, about 20 min or so. They gave us a table right by the window overlooking the bay. We both got the...More

Thank Patiodadio
Restaurant's Favourite
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Best Sea food restaurant that I have ever been to. Amazing crab, delicious clam chowder, and their sour dough bread is to die for! My wife and I came to San Francisco just for the food, and this was our favorite place out of all...More

1  Thank Kyle J
Reviewed yesterday

Glad to see this is a reliably good restaurant. We had a crab Louis and the Ahi and they were fresh and delicious with very generous portions. The clam chowder was also very good and it arrived piping hot, which is something not every restaurant...More

Thank megrey
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a group of 8 with no reservations and it only took about 15 minutes to get a table. We had a variety of dishes and everyone loved their selection. The warm bread and butter was excellent. We enjoyed grilled halibut, clam chowder, fish...More

Thank LindaKayC
Reviewed yesterday

Sometimes when there are gorgeous views, the food disappoints - this is not the case here! I had half a crab with a yummy tomato/burrata salad and my friend had the ahi tuna and we shared a blue cheese bread appetizer for lunch and everything...More

Thank Lisa R
Reviewed yesterday

Great views of the ocean. The food is good, nothing amazing, so it does feel expensive once you pay the bill - but the view almost makes up for it.

Thank Imo B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Not to be dramatic but it's the best seafood place ever I've ever been to! We were in San Francisco for 3 days and we had food there two days in a row! It was that good! Try the mixed grill seafood plate and the...More

Review collected in partnership with this restaurant
Thank julieabillamaa
Nicole S, Manager at Fog Harbor Fish House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much! We take back to back visits as the highest compliment! We're so happy you enjoyed your Mixed Grill and Clam Chowder in a bread bowl, as well as your experiences with us. We hope to see you again next time you...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

Fantastic location with Alcatraz as the backdrop. Fish and chips and seafood platter were great. The Napa Valley sav blanc was a great accompaniment to the platter. Alison our waitress was wonderfulMore

Thank Peter W
Nicole S, Manager at Fog Harbor Fish House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Hi Peter, Thank you for dining with us and taking the time to write us a review. We're pleased to hear Alison took good care of you, we'll be sure to let her know! I'm glad you enjoyed our locally caught Anchor Steam beer battered...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here and had the most amazing clam chowder,had extra crab meat,our waitress told us this restaurant had won a review for the best clam chowder in San Francisco,was the 1st time I had tried it and it was so good,

Thank jandaveh
Nicole S, Manager at Fog Harbor Fish House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, we love hearing from our customers. I'm so glad you loved our award winning clam chowder! Our chefs make it fresh daily. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 2 days ago

Headed to Fisherman's Wharf for fresh seafood. We had about a half hour wait due to weekend during the lunch hour. The wait was worth it. The server was fantastic. The portions were much larger than expected. I'm convinced there was not a bad seat...More

Thank christyoppelt
Nicole S, Manager at Fog Harbor Fish House, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you for the review and for dining with us. I'm thrilled to hear you enjoyed the sea bass and your husband loved the clam chowder. We're so happy our staff took good care of you. I would agree the views of the bay from...More

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
Nearby Restaurants
Pier Market Seafood Restaurant
1,518 reviews
.10 miles away
Crab House at Pier 39
1,522 reviews
.06 miles away
589 reviews
.16 miles away
Nearby Attractions
Pier 39
14,173 reviews
.00 miles away
Aquarium of the Bay
1,269 reviews
.02 miles away
Sea Lion Center
87 reviews
.16 miles away
Ripley s Believe It or Not! San Francisco
198 reviews
.22 miles away
Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Helen C
Location? Parking?
11 April 2017|
Response from Nicole S | Property representative |
Located on PIER 39 at beach and embarcadero street. Fog Harbor is at the front of PIER 39 on the second level on the left hand side above Wipeout Bar & Grill. We offer one hour free parking validation in the PIER 39 garage... More
Helen C
Where is its exact location and where to park?
11 April 2017|
Answer Show all 5 answers
Response from Nicole S | Property representative |
Fog Harbor is located at the front of PIER 39 on the second level, on the left side. PIER 39 is located on the embarcadero at Beach Street. There is parking in the PIER 39 Garage that Fog Harbor validates to customers for 1... More
Grace G
Do you have a prix fixe menu for dinner for a group of 9-10?
28 March 2017|
Response from Bob P | Property representative |
Grace Thank you for your interest in Fog Harbor. We do not offer price fix menus. We look forward to seeing you. Bob
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Drinks, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Television, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Pier 39, San Francisco, CA 94133-1006
  • Public Transportation: 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
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-421-2442
  • E-mail
It has been said that "no visit to San Francisco is complete without a meal at Fog Harbor Fish House!" Fog Harbor Fish House offers the quintessential San Francisco waterfront dining experience and was the first 100% sustainable seafood restaurant in Fisherman's Wharf. The classic, cozy dining room features award-winning panoramic views of the Golden Gat Bridge and Alcatraz. Owned and operated by the Simmons Family, the founding family of PIER 39, you'll meet a member of the family when you dine!
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing