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Chowders Inc

Peir 39 Space a3, San Francisco, CA
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good48%
  • Average16%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chowder” (55 reviews)
“fish and chips” (15 reviews)
“sandwich” (6 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
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Peir 39 Space a3, San Francisco, CA
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1 - 10 of 92 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved the chowder here. I got the crab chowder (which was slightly and pleasantly spicy) and my wife got a burger (big and juicy and delicious). Prices were reasonable as well. Highly recommend!

Thank markcbrown0
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Chowder was cold and not much taste. Crab salad watered down. Very disappointed in the whole meal. Not one of us liked our meals and it was very expensive. Only good point - wait staff was friendly

Thank Vaca4FunTimes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were wandering around the pier 39 and we decided to have a quick dinner. Chowders is like the fastfood of the seafood: you order and they call you once the order is ready. I actually didn’t expect much, however the food surprised me a...More

Thank 853giuliac
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

There were some pigeons inside, on the table (see the picture attached), eating and doing their needs on the floor.... after a wonderful marriage in Las Vegas I’m afraid that my wife will ask divorce because I took her in this this place...

Thank Marco C
Reviewed 17 December 2017

Best Chowder on the Wharf, bread bowl and great Fish N Chips The chowder is not overly thick with cornstarch and potatoes. But have alot of clams and crunch celery. The Fish N Chips are lightly coated and not greasy!!!

1  Thank G-Whz
Reviewed 25 October 2017

This is the most original and best ways to enjoy Clam Chowder. It is brilliant street food and the way it should be served and eaten.

Thank gerrygaskell
Reviewed 8 August 2017

You just got off the tour boat and you want to eat something uniquely "SF Fisherman's Wharf". Try a bread bowl of New England (white) or Manhattan (red) chowder, $8.99. Something heavier with Fish and Chips at $10.99 or a sandwich (side orders extra. First...More

Thank darthdes
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

Family enjoyed our lunch at Chowders. Served delicious sourdough and soup. A variety of choices on the menu.

Thank Space_Bunny_Dolphin
Reviewed 25 July 2017

We stopped to get a bite to eat and decided to go into Chowders. So the food is not the best! We thought since it was on the pier it would be real sea food but it was more along the lines of artificial crab....More

Thank diana a
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We came here with three of our grandchildren and found the food delicious. One of the grandchildren had the clam chowder and proclaimed it as excellent. The fish and chips was really good and the seafood platter was also.

Thank Joyce W
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historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
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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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  • Food
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  • Value
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Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
9:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Peir 39 Space a3, San Francisco, CA
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
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