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Ferry Building Marketplace

1 Ferry Building, The Embarcadero at Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94111-4209
+1 415-693-0996
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US$ 145.00*
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San Francisco Combo: Ferry Building Food Tour and Alcatraz
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A city landmark transformed into a gourmet food emporium and farmers market.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“farmers market” (605 reviews)
“slanted door” (244 reviews)
“cowgirl creamery” (198 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
1 Ferry Building, The Embarcadero at Market Street, San Francisco, CA 94111-4209
The Embarcadero
+1 415-693-0996
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I love bringing my family here when they are in town. It’s a lot of fun to get brunch at the farmers market on Saturdays, get treats for later and also peruse the Ferry Building.

Thank Tessa J
Reviewed yesterday

Food is expensive as it is a tourist location. View is nice. You can look at the Bay Bridge! Good for coffee or ice cream too!

Thank akshatnair
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

So, I chose to check out the ferry building after the exploritorum, which is right next door. At first I just wanted to see what shoo were in there, and maybe grab a bite to eat before heading back to merit lake. There were many...More

Thank luv2xelor8
Reviewed 3 days ago

Great place to walk especially on mfarmers market days. Severak good eateries...take out at the Slanted Door and Hog Island Oyster Bar being our favorites

Thank Kenneth K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Ferry building is a place where traditions, cuisine and culture meet. There is a wonderful atmosphere. You can have a super tasty grilled cheese, taste different kind of olive oil, grab some fresh fish or just walk around. Have fun!

Thank Petia I
Reviewed 4 days ago

The four of us enjoyed a couple of great visits to the vibrant, bustling Ferry Building Marketplace in October. So many wonderful artisan food / cuisine stalls and shops, so many happy, friendly people. The covered inside market was complemented nicely by the (Saturday) market...More

Thank Johnfrisbee
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went to go the the slanted door restaurant and ate a very pleasant lunch. After lunch we wandered the building which has artisanal and pricey shops selling breads, cheese, candles honey , books, the usual stuff. There are good public toilets too. Consider taking...More

Thank nabbthis
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have been to this place for the last 10 years. Normally I go there on Saturday for the Farmer's Market also. There are so many great shops and vendors with great products that you almost forget about the tourists with their selfies ..etc.... which...More

Thank danptrnaum
Reviewed 4 days ago

I did not think I was going to enjoy the museum as much as I did. We took the kids thinking they would get a kick out of it. My husband and I found it more interesting. I have to return without them to linger...More

Thank MondayAlready
Reviewed 5 days ago

This is a beautiful terminal and the ferry lets you off right near the town- which is a great place to visit for a few hours- especially if you don't have to park! ( its a miracle to find free parking spaces). Cute shops in...More

Thank couplessPS
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23 June 2017|
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Response from Christy A | Reviewed this property |
I recommend you park & walk or take the cable car for ease to Ferry Building. Trying to park close will be hectic & expensive.
21 January 2017|
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Response from Rob B | Reviewed this property |
Check with the cruise line's concierge, they will usually hold your bags for a short time - much as a hotel would. you will disembark equally close to Fisherman's Terminal (Pier 39, sea lions, gift shops, great views of... More
16 January 2017|
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Response from Robert S | Reviewed this property |
The whole place is full of a full array of eateries. There is a cool park across the street.