Anchor Oyster Bar


Anchor Oyster Bar is a small locally owned seafood restaurant and fish market in the Castro. Owned and operated by the same owner since 1977, San Francisco's one-and-only Anchor Oyster Bar has been serving fresh sustainably caught fish, shellfish, crab, and delicious simply prepared seafood dishes for over 30 years. Anchor serves the Bay Area's favorite clam chowder (San Francisco Chronicle) and the best oysters on the West coast (Coastal Living Magazine). Check us out on the third season of Check Please Bay Area!

Additional Information


  • Takes Reservations No
  • Delivery No
  • Take-out Yes
  • Accepts Credit Cards Yes
  • Good For Dinner
  • Parking Street
  • Bike Parking Yes
  • Wheelchair Accessible Yes
  • Good for Kids No
  • Good for Groups No
  • Attire Casual
  • Ambience Casual
  • Noise Level Average
  • Alcohol Beer & Wine Only
  • Outdoor Seating No
  • Wi-Fi No
  • Has TV No
  • Waiter Service Yes
  • Caters No



  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 11:30 am - 10:00 pm:


  • 04:00 pm - 09:30 pm:

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(415) 431-3990

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$$$ - Pricey


Richie X.

2017-12-07 06:00 pm

This was hands-down the best meal I've ever had in the Bay Area! Since I discovered this quaint little restaurant, I've found occasion to go five more times...

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Yad L.

2017-12-04 02:55 pm

Tiny restaurant so be prepared to squeeze. But first, be prepared to wait a while in a line just to be allowed to squeeze on in. If you're going for their...

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Annette K.

2017-11-30 08:48 am

Lovely, quaint, fresh seafood cafe. You can tell why they often have a wait! The restaurant is tiny, but it feels so cozy when you sit down! You can see the...

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