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Chowder Hut Grill

2890 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1012
+1 415-776-1849
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good43%
  • Average20%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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2890 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1012
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Reviewed 27 October 2016

Both the chowder bowl and the fish and chips were very good. The service was quick and it was rather busy so we were pleasantly surprised at how fast we got our food.

Thank seetheworld2014
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Stopped in because it smelled SO GOOD! The fish and chips was fantastic, and came with very good cocktail and tartar sauce. The standard malt vinegar and ketchup were also available. The fish was perfectly seasoned and cooked. My picky husband enjoyed his burger and...More

Thank midwestmomdotcom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Fun out doorsy lunch place on the wharf. Pretty quick service, although the food is really mediocre at best. TVs to watch the game, and get a beer.

Thank Snakewrangler
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We were advised by one of our tour guides that we must try a Clam Chowder in a sourdough bread bowl at fisherman's wharf. On arrival at Fisherman's Wharf, the Chowder Hut just jumps out and just draws you in. To eat a clam chowder...More

1  Thank Holi-Ray
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

My wife and I ate an early dinner here on a recent vacation to SF in late August. My wife had a crab melt sandwich, I had the crab corn chowder, and we shared an order of garlic Parmesan fries. Very good and not that...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Called in for a snack and was pleasantly surprised by the portion sizes and the variety. You eat outdoors but it was a fine day so that wasn't a problem. Good for a quick snack

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped by during fleet week, super busy. Great staff, good food, fantastic service. Highly recommend!

Thank Terra P
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is a neat little, outdoor restaurant with full service or order at the counter/no service options. We got the crab chowder bowl and grilled fish tacos and they were both very good.

Thank dtjwnbarr
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Located centrally in the Fisherman’s Wharf area, the Chowder Hut provides a chance to grab a casual meal and drink while visiting this popular tourist area. The menu is mainly seafood based as the name suggests - with the clams, crab, fish and chowder being...More

Thank David M
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter, son and I decided to eat here and the consensus was that it was awesome! We sat around a fire in Adirondack chairs, sipping on cool drinks and eating hot chowder out of sour dough bowls. I had the crab chowder and everyone...More

Thank besb007
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2890 Taylor St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1012
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-776-1849
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