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The Codmother Fish & Chips

496 Beach St, between Jones and Taylor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1102
+1 415-606-9349
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish chips” (82 reviews)
“baja sauce” (48 reviews)
“fried oreos” (30 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Seafood, Fast food, British
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496 Beach St, between Jones and Taylor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1102
Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
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1 - 10 of 936 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We called here for fish and chips and were not dissapointed. The fish was cooked to order and was very fresh. It was as good if not better than fish and chips back in the UK.

Thank 240vic
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a food truck on the side of a carpark - doesn't sound that appetizing but a local guide said it served some of the best fish and chips It turned out the truck was owned by a British lady who set it up...More

Thank Joanne H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an awesome place to eat! Its a tucked out of the way food truck, so you have to look for it. A worker on at the Meritime Historical Park suggested this place and I am so glad he did! My husband and I...More

1  Thank Whitney L
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the great review - so happy you enjoyed your meal here! Looking forward to seeing you again soon! Madeleine

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I know you can find fancier places with better views near the Wharf, but if you like fish and chips for under $15 in the area, this is the spot. Friendly staff, fresh food, and street side patio made for a great lunch with no...More

Thank fannde2015
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review! Madeleine

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I came in from Philadelphia and was looking for someplace close to the hotel. I found it and was very very happy. I had the fish and chips and it was excellent. It's in an interesting area on the way to the wharf and I'm...More

Thank Brian S
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

You are very welcome - happy you found us and happier still that you enjoyed the food and your experience! Madeleine

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had checked out tripadvisor before our trip to San Franciso, and The Codmother was on my list. It did not disappoint. We had the fish and chips and the shrimp and chips, both were excellent! Make sure you know where is it, because it...More

Thank rbmarcusse
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review - so happy you enjoyed it! Madeleine

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I get that its just a fish and chip truck but with a very high rating, I expected a little more than just one type of fish and one type of batter. Perhaps this review is a case of expectations being too high because of...More

Thank ELSPEWTARDO
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your comments and opinion - both of which are very important to us! However - we are just a food truck with very limited space, so can only offer the basics... I am glad that you liked the food we are...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

....and the fish is really fresh and delicious. The owner is amazing with her patrons and her setup is simple and works. A must visit for anyone visiting San Francisco The baja fish tacos are not too bad either We ordered a large fish and...More

Thank Tracy212A
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks for your great review - so happy you enjoyed the food and the atmosphere! See you next time you're here! Madeleine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Large serving of fish and chips even when getting the small version! Very friendly staff. Excellent fish and chips!

Thank jenlbru
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

So happy you enjoyed it! See you again soon, Madeleine

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved the food the fish tacos were yummy. The staff was very nice and helpful, enjoyed the outdoor area. This is a great little gem. We will be visiting SF in a few weeks and will definitely eat there again.

Thank Gingerdash
Madcodmother, Owner at The Codmother Fish & Chips, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your great review - happy you enjoyed it! See you again soon! Madeleine

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cheryl221548
Directions from Tuscan Inn to Codfish Mother.
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Response from Madcodmother | Property representative |
Turn left out of the Tuscan Inn heading West towards the Golden Gate Bride - walk approx 2 blocks to Jones Street - turn right on Jones Street and you will see us on the corner of Jones and Beach! See you soon, Madeleine
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 17:00
Monday
11:30 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 17:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 17:00
Thursday
11:30 - 17:00
Friday
11:30 - 17:00
Saturday
11:30 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 496 Beach St, between Jones and Taylor, San Francisco, CA 94133-1102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-606-9349
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