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Johnny Rockets

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Marina District
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2201 Chestnut St, San Francisco, CA 94123-2607
+1 415-931-6258
07:00 - 20:00
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1,670 reviews
1,038 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It aint 5 Guys or that Danny Meyer chain, but it is way better than most corporate hamburger sandwich places.

Thank Alzor S
Norwich, United Kingdom
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69 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2016

A lovely little American diner near to the bay. Reasonably priced, good if not awesome food but really outstanding service. Very friendly waiters and waitresses that made my visit pleasant. Another place I wish I could give 1/2 stars too - more a 3 1/2 rather than a 3 star place! Comes recommended.

Thank Anickerson84
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44 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Decent burger and service. Nothing outstanding but was worth the stop. Good spot for a malt or milkshake.

Thank travelgal084
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2015 via mobile

Fantastic little American diner on bay at Fisherman's Wharf. Lovely breakfast at a great price. You can watch your food being cooked on the hot plate while listening to tunes from 50s America

Thank jenkinson7
Leeds, United Kingdom
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101 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Only a small establishment but managed to get seated straight away. Service was quick and food good. Would recommend the BLT if only wanting a snack.

Thank Janet S
Warwick, United Kingdom
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91 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015 via mobile

Stopped here for lunch after a duck tour. It was busy, we struggled for a table and the service was quite slow. Our milk shakes arrived almost as we were finishing our food. The milkshake was lovely and the hotdog was good but I thought it was expensive for what it was! Go for the old time diner feel rather... More 

Thank Caroline R
Rodeo, California
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68 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Sweet spot for burguers,fries and milk shake! Salads are good too! A big menu to please everyone. Love the old posters and how the waiters dress. Yum!

Thank Tatyrb
Sydney, Australia
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106 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

Usual breakfast diner choices but done well. Basic drink selections. No espresso. No apple juice. Tried to get hot milk for my son - not possible only cold. Nothing really wrong with this place but nothing to make you want to return either!

Thank OzTD
Sydney, Australia
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288 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 May 2014

It's a chain, yes, but it still has a yesteryear Americana charm about it. That combined with the great burgers and fries and sauces make this a great experience with great quality food. Prices are a little more than Burger King and the like but well worth it.

Melbourne, Florida
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2014

I do not normally visit chains on vacation, but we were pressed for time... It was not worth writing home about and only recommend it as a last resort. Beach Street Grill is not far and much better!

Thank Alice E

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 20
American, Fast food
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 Chestnut St, San Francisco, CA 94123-2607
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Marina District
  • Neighbourhood: Marina District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-931-6258

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Marina District

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Marina District
Beautiful homes, beautiful people, and a beautiful backdrop of the Golden Gate Bridge welcome visitors to the Marina. Originally the location for the Panama-Pacific International Exposition in 1915 (whose remnants can be seen at the Palace of Fine Arts), much of the land was filled and flattened to accommodate a world’s fair. That ample space has given way to a jogger’s paradise at the northern edge of the city. With the picturesque bay setting as its backdrop, it’s no surprise that the area has hosted numerous movie productions. Daytime activities focus on café culture and boutique shopping, while the evenings turn this neighbourhood into a party-going hotspot.
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