In a registered San Francisco landmark, chefs create locally inspired cuisine with local seafood and seasonal produce
About This Deal
- Type of food: seafood, Mediterranean
- Valid for the full dinner menu on any day the establishment is open
- View the menu and prices
- Ambiance: simple decor with cherry-wood tables, a fireplace, vibrantly-colored wall art, and a stage with a piano.
- Restaurant is best known for: TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence and the Diners’ Choice award.
Catch’s COVID-19 Precautions
- Valid for redemption starting November 1st
- Note that state and local guidelines are changing regularly. Please check Catch’s website or contact them for their latest guidelines.
Located firmly within San Francisco's Castro district, 2362 Market Street is steeped in city history. Here, Catch makes its mark in a storefront registered as an official city landmark that originally housed the burgeoning NAMES Project, which famously organized the creation of the AIDS Memorial Quilt. The history remains with the building, but Catch aims to create a new legacy while honoring the spirit of creativity and expression rooted in its surroundings.
To foster this spirit, the chefs rotate their menus regularly, accommodating seasonal produce and fresh catches of local, sustainably sourced seafood. Each dish showcases these ingredients while incorporating Mediterranean influences and minimalist Californian sensibilities toward composition and presentation. A hearty bowl of mussels, clams, shrimp, scallops, crab, and fresh fish in a tomato broth evokes the flavors of portuguese stew, and the pizzas emerge with inspired toppings, such as smoked salmon and crème fraîche.
The air of refined simplicity also extends to the dining room's decor. Cherry-wood tables line the tiled floors and surround the small, circular fireplace that helps heat the enclosed patio section. Two works of vibrantly colored wall art originals add a taste of whimsy to the space, as does the balcony-like stage that sits suspended 10 feet above the ground, dominating an entire corner of the room. A full piano resides on the stage, beckoning the live jazz bands that perform on Fridays and Saturdays for diners and brave souls who would like to make their seafood meals feel at home by playing sea shanties of yore.