The Fisherman’s Wharf Community Benefit District (FWCBD), which serves, in part, as the destination marketing organization for San Francisco’s historic waterfront neighborhood, has released a new artificial intelligence-based trip planning tool powered by Utrip PRO. The free online planner enables visitors to select their interests and budget and receive a personalized, interactive itinerary for their visit to the Fisherman’s Wharf district.
Once a bustling waterfront where fishermen would unload heaps of Dungeness crab, Fisherman's Wharf is now an attraction on every visitor's itinerary. Home to world famous Irish coffees, just-out-of-the-oven sourdough bread, and the cutest San Francisco residents--the sea lions--it's no wonder it's such a crowd-pleaser. It is also home to a number of delicious restaurants. Although the Wharf caters to tourists, you can rub elbows with San Francisco locals at these spots. When you visit Fisherman's Wharf, bring your appetite.
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City and business leaders and celebrity wax figures came together yesterday for the unveiling of the MerryTime at the Wharf holiday campaign, which includes ugly holiday sweater “yarn bombs” adorning the Fisherman’s Wharf neighborhood. While the campaign is intended to promote the various holiday events and festive atmosphere of the area during the holiday season, one of the ultimate goals is to collect coat donations for the homeless population of San Francisco.
Ten restaurants of the West Coast’s chowder capital, Fisherman’s Wharf, offered their version of this classic seafood comfort food to patrons. Attendees could taste each one and vote for their favorite. Additionally, a distinguished panel of judges tasted each dish for a separate Judges’ Choice award, and the results are in.
A surge of new restaurants has visitors—and locals—taking San Francisco’s Powell-Hyde cable car to the end of the line at Fisherman’s Wharf. Don’t expect bread bowls of chowder and checkered tablecloths: These new culinary destinations are ushering in an era of seasonal ingredients with unique twists and urban wine.
Fisherman's Wharf in San Francisco was today honored with an Experts' Choice Award for 2016 from TripExpert, which rates hotels, restaurants and attractions around the world based on reviews from journalists and professional travel writers.
These same immigrants settled near the wharf in North Beach(cioppino anyone?). While these days the wharf hauls in more tourists than it does fish, it’s still a working wharf with active fishermen. And while today’s fishermen may not sing in the fog to make their location known, many of them are descendants of the original fleets that fished these waters.