Waterbar
Upscale seafood choice with bridge views
Seafood · Embarcadero · $$$
The Zagat Review
4.4
Food
4.6
Decor
4.3
Service
 
"Seafood magnificence" and "spectacular" water views lure diners to this upscale Embarcadero bar and restaurant situated "practically under the Bay Bridge" , known for its "fresh" , "well-prepared" sea fare (the oyster happy hour is "hard to beat" ) and "smart" aquarium decor; sure, it can get "a bit noisy" at times, but "knowledgeable" servers keep things moving and there's also patio seating.
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hours Open Today · 11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
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Monday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Sunday
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
location 399 The Embarcadero, San Francisco, CA 94105, USA phone +1 415-284-9922 website www.waterbarsf.com directions Get Directions
Known For
Private rooms
Views
Celebrity chef
Drinks
Outdoor seating
People watching
Special occasions
Brunch
Lunch
Lively scenes
Zagat Mentions of Waterbar
Google Reviews
4.4
(726)
If you love seafood, this is the place for you. It's right on the Embarcadero, on the water side, almost under the Bay Bridge so it has absolutely stunning views. The food is so good, I can't even explain it. Highly recommend getting the oysters and both the starter and main course I had were perfection. While it is on the pricey side it's not going to break the bank which is amazing for the quality of food and service you're receiving. I can't wait to go back again, especially when it's a little warmer so I can sit outside on the patio (they have a lot of heaters to fight the cold though too).
ToriLynn McBride · January 3, 2018
One of my favorite restaurants in San Francisco. Located at the base of the Oakland Bridge. Fresh seafood fresh oysters as well as some steak options. Good atmosphere on the water with great views day and night also the sister restaurant next door the epic is a great Steakhouse
Milton Shockley · January 9, 2018
Great atmosphere and service. Amazing views, especially at night observing the lights of the Bay Bridge. Menu updated daily slanted heavily to the fish connoisseur, with some unique dishes.
John Baron · January 13, 2018