Private Dining

Memorable private dining at San Francisco's Argonaut Hotel

Located in San Francisco's iconic Fisherman's Wharf, the Blue Mermaid Chowder House & Bar adjacent to Argonaut Hotel offers a deliciously memorable and distinct venue. An historic building with 7,000 square feet of space marrying original architectural elements to modern design, and guest rooms with stunning waterfront views of the Golden Gate Bridge, Alcatraz Island, Coit Tower and more, set the stage for the perfect private event. Our highly experienced chef and catering team will gladly work with you to create a menu customized to your event. View some of our sample menus and packages to find out more about what we can provide from our award winning clam chowders to local neighborhood.

Del Monte Courtyard

The gorgeous outdoor courtyard is perfect for day and evening ceremonies and receptions. Set a romantic mood amidst trees adorned with twinkle lights for your cocktail reception or event. The Courtyard can accommodate up to 200 for a ceremony and 300 for a standing cocktail reception.

Maritime Room

A truly unique ballroom the Maritime Room boasts exposed brick and wooden columns. The Maritime Room can accommodate up to 100 for a ceremony, 175 for a standing cocktail reception and 90 for a seated dinner & dance floor.

Golden Gate Ballroom

Adorned in beautiful natural colors of tans, taupes and golds, The Golden Gate Ballroom offers subtle elegance for any special occasion or private event. Splashes of blue incorporated into both the ballroom and foyer area tie into the nautical theme. The Golden Gate Ballroom can accommodate up to 260 for a ceremony, 300 for a standing cocktail reception and 260 for a seated dinner and dance floor.

Constellation room

The Constellation Room can accommodate up to 60 for a ceremony and 48 for a seated dinner & banquet.