Hog Island Oyster Co. is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

1. Hog Island Oyster Co.

9.2
1 Ferry Bldg #11 (at The Embarcadero), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Financial District · 406 tips and reviews

Tom E.Tom Evans: Split a dozen oysters, get a clam chowder and grilled cheese each for a couple and you have the perfect lunch!

Benny L.Benny Lee: Seafood stew is my favorite. Rich in seafood flavor.

Irene M.Irene M: Lovely strong cocktails, lively atmosphere, tasty small plates & good oyster selection. Sit outside with a snack & people-watch.

Bar Crudo is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

2. Bar Crudo

9.1
655 Divisadero St (at Grove St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Panhandle · 214 tips and reviews

Andrew C.Andrew Crookston: Get the Ahi Tuna. We just had to order more after our first bite. Great flavor and some nice, spicy sauce with it.

Rafael B.Rafael Balaguer: Happy Hour: Oysters, Fish Tacos, and Chowder. Regular Menu : Artic Char and Lobster Salad

SFistSFist: Get the weekend started with Bar Crudo's bacon-laced seafood chowder. (There's also a beer and wine happy hour from 5-6:30pm lest you want to start drinking). Read more.

Waterbar is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

3. Waterbar

8.8
399 The Embarcadero (btwn Folsom & Harrison St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Rincon Hill · 199 tips and reviews

Sailing Spoken HereSailing Spoken Here: Best restaurant for great views, cocktails, and oysters!

Nahid A.Nahid Ashri: A must try resturant ... perfect view ...perfect food ... must try definitely the oyster ... not like any where else ... the steak ... the soft shell crab ....

SezSez: excellent seafood and wine. dark romantic atmosphere.

Sotto Mare Oysteria & Seafood Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

4. Sotto Mare Oysteria & Seafood Restaurant

8.9
552 Green St (at Jasper Pl), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · North Beach · 207 tips and reviews

Nancy T.Nancy Tran: A great place for seafood in North Beach. The best cioppino. We had the baccala and clams too, which were good.

DanielDaniel: Great Italian seafood restaurant! The ciopinno for two is delicious and has plenty of seafood.

Genieve V.Genieve Vega: Get the cioppino to share for the table, and the fettuccine salmon is the best pasta, best salmon I’ve ever had

Scoma's Restaurant is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

5. Scoma's Restaurant

8.7
1965 Al Scoma Way (Jefferson Street), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Fishermans Wharf · 268 tips and reviews

Viktor K.Viktor Krantz: Hands down one of my favorite seafood restaurants in the world.

Abby C.Abby C: Gluten free food is marked on menu. Lobster bisque, ciopinno, raw fish platter, fish combo and polenta were all delicious. Service was good too.

Ron B.Ron Berger: Crab fantastic; great sourdough bread

Anchor Oyster Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

6. Anchor Oyster Bar

8.9
579 Castro St (btwn 18th & 19th St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Castro · 130 tips and reviews

Jan-Nicolas V.Jan-Nicolas Vanderveken: Probably the best food on Castro. Small place, friendly staff and great food. We had the chowder and crab burger special: delicious.

TheDLTheDL: Of course the oysters. Clams and/or muscles w/extra bread to sop up the broth. Garlic bread is really good. Open-face crab and shrimp melt, and chowder made my tastebuds happy too.

Wilson F.Wilson Favre-Delerue: Small, intimate, lively. Deliciously fresh seafood, shellfish and hot dishes. And that epic cioppino dish. Downside: LONG wait all the time!

Liholiho Yacht Club is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

7. Liholiho Yacht Club

9.2
871 Sutter St (btwn Jones & Leavenworth St), San Francisco, CA
Hawaiian Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 161 tips and reviews

Erin L.Erin Lane: Everything was amazing -- tuna poke, duck liver toast, and pork shank were standouts.

Billy V.Billy V: Go with a group of 4 or 6 so you can try all the small plates. Portion sizes for entrees are BIG. We loved the duck liver pate and the poke.

Jung-Ah Y.Jung-Ah Yum: Poke tuna, beef ribs, beef tongue bun, the surfer Rosa to wash it all down, and the cardamom cheesecake to end :)

Domo Sushi is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

8. Domo Sushi

8.7
511 Laguna St (at Linden St), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Hayes Valley · 167 tips and reviews

Heather L.Heather Luna: Firecracker balls and salmon lemon roll are the best!!!

Danielle F.Danielle F: Best kept secret. Great sushi and the salmon sashimi melts in your mouth. VERY small inside with only a few tables, so come early for a cocktail while you wait or enjoy the outdoor seating

Irina L.Irina Leonidovna: Sashimi is amazing, high quality, fresh. The fish tacos are different than I have ever tried, loved it!

La Mar is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

9. La Mar

8.8
Pier 1½ (at Washington St), San Francisco, CA
Peruvian Restaurant · Northern Waterfront · 232 tips and reviews

Lockhart S.Lockhart Steele: A total classic. First-timers, go samplers: ceviche sampler plus empanada sampler makes a great meal for two -- and heck, throw in a rollito, too.

Genevieve C.Genevieve CW: Try the Cebiche Tasting - So many flavors! Clasico and nikei were my favorites, but the calamari was great too, so soft!

Vanessa M.Vanessa Marrou: Amazing Passion Fruit Pisco sours, ceviches and lomo Saltado! Very traditional

Tadich Grill is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

10. Tadich Grill

8.6
240 California St (btwn Battery & Front St), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Financial District · 164 tips and reviews

Max N.Max Nikolaeff: Prawn coctail and ciopinno are awesome!

S. F.S. Fan: Some of the best oyster ever have, pairing with extra spicy bloody! Hmm~

Kiana L.Kiana Lynn: Crab cakes and seafood sauté are a must! Cakes full of meat, not bread and mirepoix - with a mean sauce. Sauté with large shrimp, scallops and crab chunks, in a delicious butter sauce. Craveworthy.

Basa Seafood Express is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

11. Basa Seafood Express

8.8
3064 24th St (Treat Ave.), San Francisco, CA
Fish Market · Mission District · 59 tips and reviews

Mary X.Mary X: Fish is fresh and super affordable. The workers are very nice. I got 10 pieces of sliced salmon sashimi for 7.50. The fried oysters looked delicious and next time I want to try the clam chowder.

Kimberly N.Kimberly Nguyen: Salmon poke is really good. Fresh seafood for cheap.

Ashley W.Ashley Wilson: Delicious and cheap! What a gem in the mission.

Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

12. Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar

8.6
619 Taylor St (at Cosmo Pl), San Francisco, CA
Sushi Restaurant · Lower Nob Hill · 444 tips and reviews

Sara S.Sara Steele-Rogers: Great mix of funky and traditional sushi, sashimi, and maki. Super friendly staff, cheap drinks, full bar. DJ on Friday and Saturday nights. Back tatami room for private parties. LOVE RYOKO!

Klara L.Klara Licht: A few Volcano Rolls, Jumping Tuna Roll and the white Toro - yummy!

Alex B.Alex Barnes: The hot yellowtail and hot tune rolls were amazing. Great atmosphere.

Brenda's French Soul Food is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

13. Brenda's French Soul Food

8.8
652 Polk St (btwn Eddy & Turk St), San Francisco, CA
Southern Food Restaurant · Tenderloin · 501 tips and reviews

Jeff P.Jeff Perkis: The Fried Catfish Eggs Benedict is amazing, so are the Crawfish Beignet's, you have to get them. Can't wait to go back and try their specials and grits.

ThrillistThrillist: The Hangtown Fry may be the true breakfast of champions: A crispy oyster, bacon & scallion scramble with girts and a biscuit.

Chris L.Chris Lee: Crawfish beignets and shrimp and grits are both great.

Hook Fish Co is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

14. Hook Fish Co

9.2
4542 Irving St (btw 47th & 46th Ave), San Francisco, CA
Seafood Restaurant · Outer Sunset · 37 tips and reviews

Megan AllisonMegan Allison: Almost too perfect to believe it's real. Mind-bendingly fresh fish, simple, great flavors in the dish choices. Wish they had a crisper white wine than Chardonnay, but that doesn't make it not perfect.

Anthony M.Anthony Maggio: Really great fresh seafood tacos, burritos, salads and fish & chips. Good chips and guacamole too.

Kate S.Kate Stone: The ceviche and guac as a pairing is awesome!

Loló is one of The 15 Best Places for Seafood in San Francisco.

15. Loló

9.1
974 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA
Latin American Restaurant · Dolores Heights · 135 tips and reviews

Erica B.Erica Bowman: Such a fun place! Love the shrimp tacos wrapped in jicama and the margaritas.

FionaFiona: Ceviche, tuna tacon, empanadas and coconut ice cream with horchata cookies!

Vic B.Vic B: The tuna tacon and the taco tropical are awesome. You HAVE to order the ceviche which is amazing! 🌮🌮😍