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The 10 Best Sushi Restaurants in Japantown, San Francisco

Updated: March 5, 2021

Figuring out which ones are Japantown’s best restaurants has never been easier. To get you the definitive list of the top restaurants, we reviewed the best review and restaurant sites incorporating millions of expert and diner reviews. Scroll down to compare ratings, reviews, prices, and hours, making your decision easier than ever.

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Izakaya KOU

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

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

Domo

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

Tataki

Japanese · $7 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.4
Yelp: 4.0

Ten-Ichi

Japanese · $13 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Pacific Heights
Google: 3.9
Yelp: 3.5

Tsunami Panhandle

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

Sasa

Japanese · $30 avg. sushi
San Francisco, Lower Pacific Heights
Google: 4.2
Yelp: 4.0

Nara Restaurant & Sake Bar

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

How was this list created?

Selecting the right restaurant can be really difficult, especially when you would like to find a new one. We used our Feastfox magic powers to analyze 3104661 local restaurant reviews, Google and Yelp ratings for 31320 restaurants, and 1904 lists and articles from top sources like Trip 101, CultureTrip and TimeOut. These spots have been featured in Trip 101 - Best Japanese Restaurants In San Francisco, California, CultureTrip - The best Japanese restaurants in San Francisco and TimeOut - The best Japanese restaurants in San Francisco. If it’s on the list, we’ve checked and verified that the restaurant is still open and will showcase any updated hours and services you need to be aware of. Every restaurant shown earned its spot fair and square. With Feastfox, money never makes the list. We don’t recommend restaurants lightly, these 10 are really something special.

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