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The 5 Best Lobster Places In San Francisco

Updated: May 22, 2021

Figuring out which ones are San Francisco’s top restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the finest restaurants, we scoured the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to easily compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours.

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Violet's

American · $23 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Central Richmond
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.5

Woodhouse Fish

American · $20 avg. price for 1 seafood main
San Francisco, Mission
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Yuubi Japanese Restaurant

Japanese
San Francisco, Inner Richmond
Google: 4.1
Yelp: 4.0

Don Pistos

Mexican · $25 avg. main dish
San Francisco, Telegraph Hill
Google: 4.5
Yelp: 4.0

McCormick & Kuleto's Seafood & Steaks

American · $29 avg. price for 1 seafood main
San Francisco, Russian Hill
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 3.0

How does it work?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We pored over ratings for 28808 restaurants on Yelp and Google, 3104661 restaurant reviews in San Francisco and 1901 top lists and articles. We paid extra attention to what USA Today, Eater and Infatuation had to say, and applied our Feastfox magic sauce. The spots that made the cut have been featured in USA Today - 10Best - Unforgettable Views of San Francisco (with a Side of Restaurant), Eater - 26 Excellent North Beach Bars and Restaurants and Infatuation - Where To Eat In North Beach. We automatically update restaurants’ availability and services, so you can find a great meal as the industry adapts to COVID-19. Feastfox gets no money for featuring restaurants in this list – everyone’s earned their place. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

Drink pairing tips for Lobster

  • The ideal pairing for battered hake

    Experts often pair battered hake with a glass of Cava, a popular sparkling wine.

  • Grüner Veltliner and grilled sardine


    If your food palns include Seafood, then you should consider helping it along with some white wine. We find that a Grüner Veltliner, with its hits of citrus, serves as the best pairing to the dish.

Interesting facts about Lobster

  • History lesson

    lobster roll has an interesting history, but it is generally agreed upon that it originates from The United States. The tasty dish has become immensely popular and sought after throughout the world.

  • The United States's National Seafood Month

    The love for seafood is unlimited in The United States - that’s why they celebrate National Seafood Month every year.

  • Overpriced, much?

    If you have recently won the lottery, or you just happen to have $3,082,610 lying around, why not spend it on indulging in the world’s most glamorous, and most expensive, bluefin tuna?

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