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Nob Hill + Russian Hill

Swan Oyster Depot

1517 Polk St.
San Francisco, CA, 94109, United States
TEL: (415) 673-1101

In business since 1912, this Nob Hill neighborhood joint is essentially a seafood diner. Just over a dozen can squeeze onto the stools of its old school, marble, fish bar, so there's often a line out the door at lunch. Once seated, expect the freshest seafood, from crab, clam chowder, and seafood salad to the restaurant's signature oysters. Need help choosing between miyagi, kumamoto, and Olympias? Feel free to ask the knowledgeable and friendly staff for advice. 

Insider Tip:

While you're in the neighborhood, check out the free Cable Car Museum for a history of the San Francisco icon. 


Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Breakfast
  • Bar Dining
  • Delivery
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Historic/Legendary
  • Lunch
  • No Reservations
  • Noisy
  • Take-Out Available

Cash Only: 1

Cuisine Type:: Seafood


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