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The Pub at Ghirardelli Square

851 Beach St, Between Polk and Larkin, San Francisco, CA 94109-1102
+1 415-351-0500
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good46%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pulled pork” (42 reviews)
“tater tots” (23 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (24 reviews)
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American, Bar, Barbecue, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
851 Beach St, Between Polk and Larkin, San Francisco, CA 94109-1102
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped in foe lunch. The restaurant wasn't crowded so we were seated immediately. We both ordered the BBQ Pot Roast with vegetables and mac and cheese. After 15 minutes we asked where our food was. The waiter wasn't even attentive enough...More

Thank Sandbuilder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by for a family lunch today... was pleasantly surprised to find really good barbecue meats on the menu. The side dishes were also very good. Nice location, good service, and food.

Thank Rick T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Being from St. Louis I definitely know what good BBQ taste like. This restaurant has great BBQ, great service, and a great view! Special thanks to our server- Justin! Thanks for the great experience!

Thank Jeremy L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was looking for some dinner after a day of fun in San Fran and this place was close by. They were pretty busy and unfortunately we were ignored for a bit while in the front waiting to be seated. Once seated it took a while...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

We had such great guy serving us. Our food came quickly. We were hungry and had walked all day. My ribs were cooked perfectly, I’m told the fish and chips were great and the beef brisket, stuffed sweet potatoes and kids mac and cheese were...More

Thank Cynthia N
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed this place we found while walking the neighbourhood. Great BBQ dishes with awesome sides liked baked beans, jalapeño coleslaw , Mac and cheese and fabulous warm and moist cornbread muffins. Good beer selection that topped off the meal perfectly. A nice view of...More

Thank Patti V
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Went here for last night in San Francisco on our honeymoon and really enjoyed the brisket and real ales and with Alcatraz island as the backdrop I couldn't recommend a finer place to eat

Thank inurhonour
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Read other reviews and decided to give it a try. Wife had the St. Louis ribs and I had a duo plate with beef brisket and pulled pork. Brisket was succulent and very tender, falling apart at the mere presence of a fork. Ribs were...More

Thank Boomit75
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

We took one of each kind (beef, pork...) Each one was incredibly tasty (5 to 13 hours cooking) Sides are incredibly tasty too (coleslaw, beans &pork, mac&cheese...)

Thank Giandra D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Perhaps it was our choices, but we felt it was very average. Husband had fish and chips, which he said was not as good in the batter category as others in the area. I had a pork cheesesteak, which was good. LOTS of onions and...More

Thank w0rkt0travel
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Questions & Answers
27 September 2017|
Response from COJOWisconsin | Reviewed this property |
I did not notice any TVs.
27 September 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Frank B | Reviewed this property |
Please call them and find out? I am not aware of their TV showings, was only there for lunch once...
19 March 2017|
Response from Dean B |
Hope not
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
11:30 AM - 1:30 AM
10:00 AM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 851 Beach St, Between Polk and Larkin, San Francisco, CA 94109-1102
  • Public Transportation: Take the MUNI 19 to the Polk street stop. The F line also stops by us.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-351-0500
  • E-mail
The Pub at Ghirardelli Square serves your BBQ & Southern favorites such as jambalaya, fried chicken and pulled pork. Food is served until 1:30am daily. Enjoy outdoor seating along the SF waterfront!
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