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The 7 Best Sushi Restaurants in Hayes Valley, San Francisco

Updated: February 19, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Hayes Valley’s best restaurants has never been easier. To get you the ultimate list of the finest restaurants, we assessed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours with ease and spend less time deciding.

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Domo

Japanese · $11 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Nara Restaurant & Sake Bar

Japanese
San Francisco, Hayes Valley
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.5

Robin

Japanese
San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.0

Hinata

Japanese
San Francisco, Van Ness - Civic Center
Google: 4.7
Yelp: 4.5

An Japanese Restaurant

Japanese · $7 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.6
Yelp: 4.5

Tsunami Panhandle

Japanese · $18 avg. sushi
San Francisco, North Panhandle
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 3.5

Izakaya KOU

Japanese · $19 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Western Addition
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

How was this list created?

We know how tough it is to find the best restaurant in Hayes Valley. For these results, 1095134 restaurant reviews were analyzed, 31320 restaurants’ Yelp and Google reviews were captured, and exactly 1539 lists and articles from CultureTrip, Trip 101 and TimeOut and others were carefully reviewed by Feastfox. The spots that made the cut have been featured in CultureTrip - The best Japanese restaurants in San Francisco, Trip 101 - Best Japanese Restaurants In San Francisco, California and TimeOut - The best Japanese restaurants in San Francisco. Every option we show has been verified as open and offering key services when we recommend it, thanks to our real-time updates. Feastfox gets no payment from the restaurants we show, so you can trust what you see. Don’t sleep on the restaurants in this list.

Save or Splurge?

Know what prices to expect in every neighborhood. Deal-seekers will love the lower prices at Van Ness - Civic Center, while those who love to splurge may enjoy what Hayes Valley has to offer. We compared the average price of 2 pc salmon sashimi in every spot in town.

NeighborhoodAve. price for 2 pc salmon sashimi# Sushi restaurants
Hayes Valley$408
Western Addition$192
Duboce Triangle$191
North Panhandle$183
Lower Pacific Heights$1616
Van Ness - Civic Center$147

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