Sushi Restaurant San Francisco
December 19, 2019
| By
Maria Mancuso

San Francisco Restaurants: 9 Best Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco

San Francisco has always been a culinary hot spot for some amazing restaurants. This latest San Francisco Travel Blog article, ‘San Francisco Restaurants: Top 9 Best Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco’ will give you a list of ‘can’t miss’ spots to try!

If you are a diehard ‘foodie’ or just someone who appreciates sone tasty bites, you’ll love this list of the ‘9 Best Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco.’ 

This latest San Francisco Travel Blog article; 'San Francisco Restaurants: 9 Best Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco' – introduces you to some of the best Sushi Restaurants in the city.

There are countless lists of ‘very best’ or ‘highest rated’ or ‘most reviewed’ for any type of restaurant and you would likely enjoy a dinner at any of the ‘Top 10.’ This guide is based on the 9 ‘highest rated’ Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco according to Yelp as of December 2019.

Let’s review the restaurants on the list and get ready to make a reservation, or two.


Nara Sushi & Saki Bar
Location: 518 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Telephone: 415-638-6124
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Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2 Miles

Nara Sushi and Saki Bar is a restaurant that has been serving up some of the very best Sushi in San Francisco for years now. Nara is a Japanese Fusion Restaurant located in Lower Haight that is hip, but not too hip, spot with an incredible selection of fresh Sushi and do not pass up the extensive list of Saki.  Popular menu items include; Nigiri Tasting plate – features a 7-piece Chef’s choice of Nigiri selections. Haigh Me – features Yellowtail, Squid, Avocado, Shiso, Cucumber, topped with Uni and Ikura. Bacon Bacon Skewer – features Bacon wrapped Enoki mushroom, Bacon wrapped Asparagus and Bacon wrapped Cherry Tomatoes.


Ryoko’s
Location: 619 Taylor Street, San Francisco, CA 94102
Telephone: 415-775-1028
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Distance from Hotel Union Square: 4 Blocks

Ryoko’s is a well-established, 30+ year veteran of the highly competitive Sushi wars in San Francisco and always finds a place among the top-rated Sushi restaurants. A visit to Ryoko’s will transport you to Tokyo in this underground restaurant. The food is amazingly authentic and uses only the freshest caught seafood.


Tataki
Location: 2827 California Street, San Francisco, CA 94115
Telephone: 415-931-1182
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Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2 Miles

Tataki was the first sustainable Sushi Bar in the United States and they continue to deliver incredibly healthy, low-impact ingredients with organic, local vegetable, fruits and the freshest Seafood.


Ebisu
Location: 1283 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
Telephone: 415-566-1770
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Distance from Hotel Union Square: 5 Miles

Ebisu has been a local favorite Sushi restaurant for over 35 years and remains family owned and operated. Their commitment to providing the freshest, tastiest seafood and ingredients has consistently kept Ebisu among the ‘Top Sushi Restaurants’ in San Francisco. Ebisu is in San Francisco’s Inner Sunset neighborhood near Golden Gate Park.  


Sakesan Sushi & Bistro
Location: 626 Clement Street, San Francisco, CA 94118
Telephone: 415-566-1770
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Distance from Hotel Union Square: 3.4 Miles

Sakesan Sushi & Bistro is consistently recognized as a ‘Top Sushi Restaurant’ in San Francisco. Their interpretation of classic Sushi dishes has been a consistent draw for many years. Located in the neighborhood of Inner Richmond, Sakesan draws raving fans from all around San Francisco with its outstanding Sushi, excellent service and friendly staff.

 

Sushi Rolls and Sashimi
These are just 9 of the 'Highest Rated Sushi Restaurants' you should have on your ‘to try’ list during your next visit to the city!


Sushi Goeman SF
Location: 1524 Irving Street, San Francisco, CA 94122
Telephone: 415-742-5137
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 4.8 Miles

‘This place rocks!’ Well, this is what some of the reviews stated and who are we to object? Sushi Goeman offers a great selection of affordable Sushi, Rolls and Sashimi. Favorite items of those reviewed include; Chirashi Zushi, Sashimi Combo, Volcano Roll, Spicy Crunch Roll and the various Ramen selections got thumbs up! Sushi Goeman is a small place but this makes us happy, not sad. Their hours are limited, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. nightly.


Eat Sushi
Location: 1516 Folsom Street, San Francisco, CA 94103
Telephone: 415-355-1288
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 1.4 Miles

Do you enjoy some of the best tasting Pork Belly Ramon, Poke, Sushi and Sashimi? Of course, you do, who doesn’t? Well, Eat Sushi will not disappoint. Eat Sushi is a smaller restaurant but that does not diminish their selection, or the quality of the dishes served. They are on the list for a reason, right? Well, a few of those reasons include; Delicious Hamachi Kama…wow!   Seafood Poke Bowl, Spicy Roll, Crunchy Roll are among the most reviewed and highest rated.  Their hours are limited, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. nightly.


Kibatsu
Location: 400 Haight Street, San Francisco, CA 94117
Telephone: 415-872-9636
Website  
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 2 Miles

Kibatsu Sushi Bar proves that great Sushi does not mean you need to break the bank to enjoy a dinner at one of San Francisco’s top Sushi restaurants. Known for a wide variety of Sushi, fresh ingredients, a great location and friendly staff, Kibatsu will not disappoint even the most diehard Sushi fan.


Sanraku
Location: 704 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94109
Telephone: 415-771-0803
Website  
Distance from Hotel Union Square: 4 Blocks

The Japan trained chefs at Sanraku serve the most authentic Japanese cuisine and Sushi possible. Using only the freshest of ingredients, mostly transported by air from the seafood markets of Kyushu and Toyosu in Japan. The diversity of the Sushi served ranges from the ultra-authentic Tempura Udon and a not so traditional Philadelphia Roll and it is all good! Sanraku is also located just a couple of blocks from Hotel Union Square.


This latest San Francisco Travel Blog article, ‘San Francisco Restaurants: 9 Best Sushi Restaurants in San Francisco’ introduces you to the 9 highest rated Sushi restaurants you should have on your ‘to try’ list during your next visit to the city.

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