Reconnecting the City with the Waterfront

The Piers join the Ferry Building and Pier 1 as well as a plethora of businesses and restaurants within the Financial District and Ferry Building, including the Ferry Plaza Farmer’s Market. The Piers are easily accessible by all modes of transit, including auto, ferry services, Muni’s historic rail, BART and bus. Parking is conveniently located at Pier 3 and across the street at the Embarcadero and Washington Street.

Directions from the North Bay

  • Exit Golden Gate Bridge
  • Turn right at Van Ness Ave
  • Turn left at Broadway St
  • Turn right at The Embarcadero
  • Take the 1st left onto Washington St

Directions from the South Bay

  • Exit 280 at King St
  • Continue onto King St
  • Merge onto The Embarcadero

Ways to get to The Piers

By Water Taxi:

Water taxi service is provided from Pier 1 ½ offering water service around the Bay.

By Boat:

The Piers offer free public berthing at Pier 1 ½ for up to three hours while visiting The Piers or The Ferry Building Waterfront Area.

Ferry Building Waterfront Area

  • Ferry Building Waterfront Area
  • The Piers
  • Points of Interest
  • Chaya Brasserie

      132 The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 777-8688
  • Coqueta

      Pier 5, The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 704-8866
  • Epic Roasthouse

      369 The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 369-9955
  • Farmers Market

      1 Ferry Building San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 291-3276
  • Gott’s Roadside

      1 Ferry Building San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (866) 328-3663
  • Hard Water

      Pier 3, The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94111 (415) 392-2021
  • Hotel Griffon

      155 Steuart Street San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 495-2100
  • Hotel Vitale

      8 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 278-3700
  • La Mar

      Pier 1 1/2, The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 397-8880
  • Market Bar

    1 Ferry Building # 36 San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 434-1100
  • Ozumo Japanese Restaurant

      161 Steuart Street San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 882-1330
  • Slanted Door

      1 Ferry Building San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 861-8032
  • The Plant

      Pier 3, The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 984-1973
  • Waterbar

      399 The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94105 Tel:   (415) 284-9922
  • Waterfront Restaurant

      Pier 7, The Embarcadero San Francisco, CA 94111 Tel:   (415) 391-2696