Beautifully plated sushi
January 25, 2019
| By
Maria Mancuso

6 Top Union Square Sushi Restaurants

See this list of ‘6 Top Union Square Sushi Restaurants’ that you must try during your next visit to San Francisco.

In addition to its wonderful weather, rich culture, and perfect beaches, San Francisco is also home to many great restaurants in Downtown San Francisco, Little Italy and surrounding neighborhoods. 

Below is a list of just, ‘6 Top Union Square Sushi Restaurants’ – that you must try during your next visit to beautiful San Francisco.

1.   Akiko’s Sushi Bar
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 542 A Mason St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-989-8218
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .3 miles

Akiko’s is a boutique style Sushi Bar within walking distance from Hotel Union Square and close to the Financial District, Chinatown and SOMA.

The restaurant interior features exposed brick walls, rustic earth tones and rosewood floors. Visit Akiko’s for lunch or dinner.

A plate of sushi
At Anzu all ingredients are fresh and resourced from local farms, markets and gardens.

2.   Anzu
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 222 Mason St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-394-1100
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .1 miles

Anzu is a popular, vibrant Sushi restaurant offering top quality Sushi and sustainable California cuisine infused with Asian flavors – see their locally sourced dishes with a distinctive Asian twist. Some favorite dishes include 48-hour Smoked Short Rib and Misoyaki Black Cod and incredible Sushi rolls.  All ingredients are fresh and resourced from local farms, markets and gardens.

A great choice is to let the expert chefs choose your selection, they are sensitive to your palettes likes and dislikes and they will not disappoint.

Large plate of sushi
Hashiri combines 2 of Japan’s culinary concepts combining seasonal ingredients and premium fish selections from private suppliers direct from Tokyo Japan.

3.   Hashiri Sushi
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 4 Mint Plaza, San Francisco, CA 94103
Telephone: 415-908-1919
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .3 miles

Hashiri combines 2 of Japan’s culinary concepts combining seasonal ingredients and premium fish selections from private suppliers direct from Tokyo Japan.

Hashiri features perfect service and remarkable modernist decor.  They offer one of the most expansive Kaiseki and Omakase restaurants in San Francisco.

4.   Oma Sushi
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 330 O'Farrell St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-757-0066
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .2 miles

Master Sushi Chef Tsuyoshi Nakano and 2nd Master Sushi Chef Yasufumi Kudo and create classic Sushi & Signature Sushi Rolls, as well as tasty Teriyaki and Japanese Soups.

5.   Ryoko’s Japanese Restaurant
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 619 Taylor St., San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-775-1028
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .4 miles

Ryoko's is a popular Sushi spot serving authentic, fresh Japanese cuisine with an atmosphere that makes guest feel like they have traveled to Tokyo. Ryoko’s is popular among the late-night crowd and features DJ’s on select evenings.  

6.   Elephant Sushi
Cuisine: Sushi
Location: 705 Geary St., San Francisco, CA 94109
Telephone: 415-374-7186
Distance from Hotel Union Square: .5 miles

Elephant Sushi has super-fresh fish and very good sushi and small plates, all in a sleek space. The restaurant is small, but service is quick, and tables turn over quickly. We tend to eat a lot of sashimi here, but the White Out roll - with yellowtail, avocado, seared butterfish, and garlic ponzu - is solid too.

Narrow spot with a spare aesthetic & counter seats featuring creative Maki & Japanese small plates.

San Francisco is home to many great Sushi restaurants, and this is in no way a complete list of the best San Francisco Sushi Restaurants, but it is ‘6 Top Union Square Sushi Restaurants’ - that you must try.  

During your next visit to San Francisco be sure to schedule a night to enjoy some great Sushi during your next stay at Hotel Union Square.

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