Since 1925, the Alioto family has owned and operated the celebrated Alioto s #8 restaurant located in San Francisco s world-renowned Fisherman s Wharf. Three generations of Alioto s have cultivated superb Sicilian recipes incorporating the local, fresh seafood while also offering private dining/banquet facilities. Small weddings and corporate in-house catering events can be easily accommodated. Indulge in their delicious cuisine while delighting in the sensational views of San Francisco Bay and the Fishing Boat Harbor. Alioto's restaurant has long been part of San Francisco's rich history. What grew to become an institution in San Francisco dining actually began as a fresh fish stall, founded in 1925 by Nunzio Alioto Sr., a Sicilian immigrant.