Daily Menu at the Franciscan Crab Restaurant

Daily Menu – PDF format

prix fixe menu


cup of clam chowder

or house salad

choice of:

sizzling dungeness crab legs

crab enchilada

fish & chips*

crab alfredo

shrimp fettuccine

basa in spicy cioppino sauce*

slow-roasted boneless short rib


house-made frozen

kustard ice cream

Sizzling Iron Skillet Roasted

regular    medium    large

mussels* 15.99     24.99     44.99

shrimp 15.99     24.99     44.99

mussels & shrimp* 24.99     44.99

combo mussels, shrimp & crab* 54.99

super combo mussels, shrimp & crab* 99.99

double mussels & crab* 54.99

double shrimp & crab 54.99

double mussels & double crab* 64.99

double shrimp & double crab 64.99

World Famous Whole Roasted Dungeness Crab

in our Secret Garlic Sauce

whole crab 49.99

(two plus pounds)

half order 33.99

(one plus pounds)

lotsa crab 74.99

(three plus pounds-two share)

too two crab 99.99

(three share)

crab feast 129.99

(four sharing)

artisanal salumi & burrata bar

prosciutto di san daniele 12.99

artisan salame 11.99

mortadella citterio 11.99

fra mani coppa 10.99

combo of all four of the above 44.99

misto sampler (salumi & crostini) 59.99

small plates

dungeness crab cakes 19.99

calamari fritti single 15.99     share 22.99

tomatoes, roasted peppers, onions bruschetta 13.99

yellowtail carpaccio* 16.99

crab fondue with spinach 19.99

smoked salmon, crab, avocado crostini 19.99

smoked salmon, capers, onions crostini 15.99


fresh oysters* on ice each each 3.49

dungeness crab cocktail 19.99

shrimp cocktail 17.99


crab chowder cup 13.99
sourdough bread bowl 16.99

clam chowder cup 10.99
sourdough bread bowl 13.99


garlic steamed clams* reg 29.99     med 44.99     lrg 59.99

seafood cioppino* reg 34.99     med 49.99     lrg 69.99


house 11.99

     with crab add 12.99

     with shrimp add 8.99

     with chicken add 7.99

     with smoked salmon add 8.99

bacon, lettuce & tomato 12.99

caesar 12.99

      crab caesar add 12.99

      chicken caesar add 7.99

baby spinach 12.99

      with roasted chicken breast add 7.99

      with shrimp add 8.99

      with crab add 12.99

louie 16.99

crab louie add 12.99

shrimp louie add 8.99

sandwiches & specialties

dungeness crab melt 22.99

italian triple burger 19.99

crab enchiladas 22.99

single crab enchilada 16.99

fish & chips* 22.99

shrimp & chips 22.99

chicken & chips 22.99

abalone doré* 74.99


clams fettuccine* 29.99

crab alfredo 29.99

chicken alfredo 24.99

shrimp alfredo 25.99

spicy shrimp 26.99

garlic noodles 16.99

spicy tomato cream sauce fettuccine 21.99

seafood fettuccine* 36.99

4 fish 4 ways

select a fish

branzino* 36.99

basa* 28.99

salmon* 34.99

sea bass* 36.99

choose a way

in a lemon butter garlic caper sauce

in a spicy cioppino tomato sauce

spicy gochujang glazed

garlic parsley paprika butter encrusted

each served with acini di pepe pasta with sun dried tomatoes & snap peas


filet mignon* (8 oz) 44.99

slow-roasted boneless short rib 34.99

surf for your turf

half crab add 28.99

whole crab add 44.99

children’s menu each 9.99

grilled cheese and salami sandwich

buttermilk-battered fried chicken & fries

pasta with spicy tomato cream sauce

fettuccine alfredo (with chicken add 3.99)

sides each 10.99

crispy potatoes

steamed vegetables

acini di pepe pasta

yukon gold potatoes, mashed with zucchini


house-made frozen kustard ice kream. 10.99

strawberry banana sundae 12.99

valrhona chocolate sundae 12.99

italian sundae 10.99

chocolate truffle mousse cake 11.99

limone torta della nonna 11.99

wild strawberry italian cheesecake 11.99

open daily 11:30am-10:00pm two hours free parking

pier 43 1/2 san francisco, ca 94133 | 415.362.7733


we accept most major credit cards, no travelers checks

we cannot guarantee that the food served in this restaurant is suitable for patrons with severe allergies. food served here may inclulde, among other things, peanuts, tree nuts, soy, gluten, flour, salt, sugar, dairy, milk, eggs, wheat, meat, poultry, seafood and shellfish

*consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.