San Francisco, CA 94109
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It's now run by Sal's sons and grandsons, who work behind the counter and continue to be as fresh and lighthearted as the crab they crack or the whole lobster they steam to order.
San Francisco Chronicle
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The best place in the city for a seafood feast is Swan Oyster Depot, where it’s pretty much always lunch as it is only open from 10:15 to 5:30. Even though we got there at 10:45, there was already a long line of seafood lovers waiting to sit at one of the highly coveted 18 seats at the counter. This local institutio...81
Steamed crab, shrimp and lobster are also offered, but don’t expect any fancy preparations.69