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Lou's Pier 47 Restaurant

300 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1108
+1 415-771-5687
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good43%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab bisque” (20 reviews)
“snapper” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
$$ - $$$
300 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1108
Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Family lunch, decent menu. We sat outside and soaked up the sun. Live music played behind us. I got the griddles crab cake salad which was pretty good. I would have liked the cakes to be more meaty and light. Service was fast and friendly...More

Thank Justlynn J
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely amazing night. Live band with great music from Willy G. He really knows how to work a room. Food was good, enjoyable hot and quick. Great atmosphere friendly staff and just an all round good time. You could see evolved the place. Highly recommend.

Thank paulnR1333CW
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Great place to eat. We off our flight and straight in here. The Fish and Chips are great. Well worth a visit.

Thank Craig M
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Walking around Fisherman's Wharf after a tour of Alcatraz. Wanted to enjoy the patio seating without a wait. This place didn't disappoint. Had the crab soup which was full of nice chunks of crab and a nice blend of cream and spices. We tried both...More

Thank Susan411
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

Basic seafood items in the menu - bland flavors - service was fast - but for food on the wharf - this was not that good - had the crab bisque - mahi mahi tacos and my friends had fish and chips - plenty of...More

Thank Lizrol
Reviewed 20 December 2016

The food was good and the live band made the meal and night entertaining.They catered for children and the serviec was good.

Thank kmjohns68
Reviewed 11 December 2016

We seek out this restaurant on each visit. The crab continues to awe! We also had the best french fries likely ever and great slaw--not over mayonaised.

Thank dibotu
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Loved the atmosphere! The service was great! We had a seafood soup. It was amazing! Crab-out of the shell (great feature!) shrimp, calamari, salmon and sword fish. Exactly what I wanted!!! I would go back if I were in the area!

Thank casnco
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We are in San Francisco and we wanted Crab. We went to Alliotos and with a family of 5 just too expensive. We wanted a local place that would not break us. We fed the family with a few drinks for $110. Great service and...More

Thank Kevin C
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I stopped here for dinner on a recent overnight visit as it was near my hotel. Firstly this is not fine dining - if you are looking for a 'special' dining experience, there are other places but what they serve here is good food and...More

Thank Richard H
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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When is the live music?
23 March 2015|
Response from GoneDivingVA | Reviewed this property |
I went for lunch last time, but i just happen to know the answer unless things have changes. Lou's has live music on Friday and Saturday from 6-10pm and Sundays from 4-8pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$20
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94133-1108
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-771-5687
  • E-mail