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Great Sea Food Place in SF City.

RobertM Jun 5, 2007 12:53 PM

Some place I can get to via public transportation would work.

Could I have some currently good spots to consider?
Lunch or diner casual dress accepted
Thanks!

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    golompki Jun 6, 2007 10:21 PM

    Anchor in the Castro.... sweet, quaint, and great specials daily...

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      DCarbonaro Jun 7, 2007 10:15 PM

      I second Anchor. One of my favorite places in SF. The type of place you always hope a native will take you to when you are visiting a city. Casual, but not grungy.

    2. Lori SF Jun 6, 2007 08:20 PM

      Bar Crudo is excellent for raw fish and crudo, great food, simple casual spot.
      603 Bush Street
      (between Burritt St & Stockton St)

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        mustardgirl Jun 6, 2007 07:38 PM

        Pacific Cafe on 34th and Geary is hands down the Best. geary Bus and free wine while you wait on line, I KNOW seafood and nothing even touches pacific cafe. Been a regular since 1975

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          Mick Ruthven Jun 6, 2007 11:06 PM

          >Been a regular since 1975<

          Do you still have to wait outside in the cold wind, albeit with a free glass of wine? (My long-term memory is good.)

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            Melanie Wong Jun 7, 2007 07:49 AM

            And the wine's best attribute is that it's free . . .

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              rworange Jun 7, 2007 10:02 PM

              That's one long ride unless you live in that neighborhood up by the Cliff Houe / Legion of Honor ... ish.

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            Mick Ruthven Jun 8, 2007 07:03 AM

            I did go to the Pacific Cafe in Kentfield a few (several?) yeara ago, but still recent compared to my long-ago visits to the one on Geary in the city. I went against my better judgment but remember being pleasantly surprised with how good the food was. I don't remember what we had (of course it was fish), but it really couldn't have been better for what it was - not-too-adventurous food quite well prepared, including the sides, and a very good value. It was better than my memory of the SF place which I never much liked, even forgetting the cold wait and bad wine; I always much preferred the original Scott's on Lombard. But the meal at the Kentfield place was quite good.

          3. sgwood415 Jun 6, 2007 05:27 PM

            Ferry Plaza Seafood and Hog Island in the Ferry Building. They're right next to each other.

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              jungleboy Jun 6, 2007 04:25 PM

              Hayes St. Grill, now and forever...

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                mpalmer6c Jun 6, 2007 03:12 PM

                Sam's Grill, too.

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                  Michael Rodriguez Jun 5, 2007 02:49 PM

                  Tadich Grill. Lots of comments on this board

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