Best sushi in San Francisco

Check out the top sushi in San Francisco, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. ICHI Sushi
1. ICHI Sushi
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93 local reviews
3369 Mission St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:30 PM
+1 415-525-4750
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Jaime
Hands down my favorite sushi spot in SF. Just be sure to grab a seat at the sushi bar and tell the chef how…
Cami And Carol
One of the best sushi bars in the city. Fish is super fresh, rice is perfectly cooked and seasoned and the…
Michelle
Our favorite sushi spot in the city. It's so good we almost don't want to share it's location. Ask for the…
1. ICHI Sushi
1. ICHI Sushi
host-0host-1host-2
93 local reviews
3369 Mission St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:30 PM
+1 415-525-4750
Jaime
Jaime
Hands down my favorite sushi spot in SF. Just be sure to grab a seat at the sushi bar and tell the chef how many pieces you want and what…
Cami And Carol
Cami And Carol
One of the best sushi bars in the city. Fish is super fresh, rice is perfectly cooked and seasoned and the technique is good. Omakase is…
Michelle
Michelle
Our favorite sushi spot in the city. It's so good we almost don't want to share it's location. Ask for the omakase, or the chef's choice…
2. Blowfish Sushi
2. Blowfish Sushi
host-0host-1host-2
64 local reviews
2170 Bryant St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-285-3848
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Lisa&Simone
Techno music & Japanese anime on multiple screens are the backdrop for creative sushi & cocktails. The Asian…
Tammy & Gabriel
Absolutely the BEST sushi in San Francisco. The decor is very artistic, the cocktails are amazing and the…
Ross
You like your sushi with a dose of live-spun trip-hop music, cool Japanese anime on in TVs in the background,a…
2. Blowfish Sushi
2. Blowfish Sushi
host-0host-1host-2
64 local reviews
2170 Bryant St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-285-3848
Lisa&Simone
Lisa&Simone
Techno music & Japanese anime on multiple screens are the backdrop for creative sushi & cocktails. The Asian Fusion menu style emphasizes…
Tammy & Gabriel
Tammy & Gabriel
Absolutely the BEST sushi in San Francisco. The decor is very artistic, the cocktails are amazing and the food is outstanding! I would eat…
Ross
Ross
You like your sushi with a dose of live-spun trip-hop music, cool Japanese anime on in TVs in the background,a nd scrumptious Japanese food?…
3. Ebisu Restaurant
3. Ebisu Restaurant
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78 local reviews
1283 9th Ave, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-566-1770
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Zhi
This is my favorite sushi restaurant currently! There is often a line and it is well deserved! The fish is…
Brian
Your host Brian lived in Japan, and this is one of his faves. Fresh traditional, inventive sushi, dishes that…
Heather
Long regarded as one of the best sushi restaurants. Can't beat the quality and they have recently added…
3. Ebisu Restaurant
3. Ebisu Restaurant
host-0host-1host-2
78 local reviews
1283 9th Ave, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-566-1770
Zhi
Zhi
This is my favorite sushi restaurant currently! There is often a line and it is well deserved! The fish is fresh and they truly care about…
Brian
Brian
Your host Brian lived in Japan, and this is one of his faves. Fresh traditional, inventive sushi, dishes that might be served at home in…
Heather
Heather
Long regarded as one of the best sushi restaurants. Can't beat the quality and they have recently added RAMEN!! My only sadness is the…
4. Saru Sushi Bar
4. Saru Sushi Bar
host-0host-1host-2
55 local reviews
3856 24th St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-400-4510
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Andrew
Great sushi! Insider tip: they dont take reservations and the wait can be LONG. But if you call ahead and are…
Rachel
By far the best sushi in the city! Must show up & put your name on the list, go across the street to Caskhouse…
Colin
Claimed by many to be the best Sushi in San Francisco with the Yelp reviews to back it up. The nigiri is…
4. Saru Sushi Bar
4. Saru Sushi Bar
host-0host-1host-2
55 local reviews
3856 24th St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-400-4510
Andrew
Andrew
Great sushi! Insider tip: they dont take reservations and the wait can be LONG. But if you call ahead and are staying in the area (like with…
Rachel
Rachel
By far the best sushi in the city! Must show up & put your name on the list, go across the street to Caskhouse WineBar and have a glass of…
Colin
Colin
Claimed by many to be the best Sushi in San Francisco with the Yelp reviews to back it up. The nigiri is fresh, tasty, and could melt in…
5. Tsunami Panhandle
5. Tsunami Panhandle
host-0host-1host-2
54 local reviews
1306 Fulton St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-567-7664
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Cami And Carol
Our favorite sushi in the neighborhood! Lively atmosphere, good happy hour and fresh fish! Amazing sake…
Beatrice
People from all over the city flock here for the happy hour food and drink deals. This ranks among the best…
Mindi
This is THE PLACE for sushis in San Francisco. Forget any place where you've had your sushi before. Tsunmai's…
5. Tsunami Panhandle
5. Tsunami Panhandle
host-0host-1host-2
54 local reviews
1306 Fulton St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-567-7664
Cami And Carol
Cami And Carol
Our favorite sushi in the neighborhood! Lively atmosphere, good happy hour and fresh fish! Amazing sake selection (you can also bring a…
Beatrice
Beatrice
People from all over the city flock here for the happy hour food and drink deals. This ranks among the best sushi and cocktail places in the…
Mindi
Mindi
This is THE PLACE for sushis in San Francisco. Forget any place where you've had your sushi before. Tsunmai's is the greatest!
6. Elephant Sushi
6. Elephant Sushi
host-0host-1host-2
48 local reviews
1916 Hyde St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 415-440-1905
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Leena
One of the best sushi places to go to. Small and intimate, very much a locals place, wait list is usually…
Sara
Regarded as the best sushi in SF. Take the Hyde & Powell trolley right to it! There's usually a wait, so make…
Sid
This tiny restaurant is a great sushi spot nearby my place. I have always had fresh, great tasting sushi, and…
6. Elephant Sushi
6. Elephant Sushi
host-0host-1host-2
48 local reviews
1916 Hyde St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 415-440-1905
Leena
Leena
One of the best sushi places to go to. Small and intimate, very much a locals place, wait list is usually long so get there early. There…
Sara
Sara
Regarded as the best sushi in SF. Take the Hyde & Powell trolley right to it! There's usually a wait, so make reservations. Limited hours…
Sid
Sid
This tiny restaurant is a great sushi spot nearby my place. I have always had fresh, great tasting sushi, and quick service. They do not…
7. Sushi Zone
7. Sushi Zone
host-0host-1host-2
39 local reviews
1815 Market St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-621-1114
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Manuelita
Japan with latin radio station. Best sushi in town. Get there before 6 or be prepare to wait an hour minimum. …
Sheel
Literally NEXT DOOR to the house. By many accounts the best sushi place in the city. Small, intimate,…
Megan
Hands down, this is the best sushi I've ever had in my entire life. You'll pay for it with the likely hour+…
7. Sushi Zone
7. Sushi Zone
host-0host-1host-2
39 local reviews
1815 Market St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-621-1114
Manuelita
Manuelita
Japan with latin radio station. Best sushi in town. Get there before 6 or be prepare to wait an hour minimum. The sea-bass mango is the…
Sheel
Sheel
Literally NEXT DOOR to the house. By many accounts the best sushi place in the city. Small, intimate, non-pretentious and affordable - BUT…
Megan
Megan
Hands down, this is the best sushi I've ever had in my entire life. You'll pay for it with the likely hour+ wait (only seats ~16 ppl total)…
8. Umi
8. Umi
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54 local reviews
1328 18th St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-355-1328
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Greg
This is one of my favorite sushi restaurants in the city, and it has a great neighborhood vibe. The fish is…
Sara
My favorite Japanese spot. 98/100 health score! Incredible sushi, service, small plates and beer. The location…
Suzanne
Cozy neighborhood gem specializing in sushi and a variety of special dishes. The owners are cool. Hip, casual…
8. Umi
8. Umi
host-0host-1host-2
54 local reviews
1328 18th St, San Francisco
Open · Closes in 1 minute
+1 415-355-1328
Greg
Greg
This is one of my favorite sushi restaurants in the city, and it has a great neighborhood vibe. The fish is sourced meticulously, there are…
Sara
Sara
My favorite Japanese spot. 98/100 health score! Incredible sushi, service, small plates and beer. The location is cute with scenic views of…
Suzanne
Suzanne
Cozy neighborhood gem specializing in sushi and a variety of special dishes. The owners are cool. Hip, casual date night spot in the…
9. Sushi Bistro
9. Sushi Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
47 local reviews
431 Balboa St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-933-7100
BarRestaurantFood
Olivia And Kari
Kari and I were stoked to find out that we had a great sushi bar just down the street!! Its so close and good…
Rita & Nathan
One of our two favorite sushi restaurants in SF. Everything is great here. (in case you're curious, our other…
Ray
Great neighborhood sushi restaurant. This isn't world class sushi, but they have a great selection of daily…
9. Sushi Bistro
9. Sushi Bistro
host-0host-1host-2
47 local reviews
431 Balboa St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-933-7100
Olivia And Kari
Olivia And Kari
Kari and I were stoked to find out that we had a great sushi bar just down the street!! Its so close and good there is really no other place…
Rita & Nathan
Rita & Nathan
One of our two favorite sushi restaurants in SF. Everything is great here. (in case you're curious, our other favorite is Elephant Sushi in…
Ray
Ray
Great neighborhood sushi restaurant. This isn't world class sushi, but they have a great selection of daily specials and serve big pieces of…
10. Tataki Sushi and Sake Bar
10. Tataki Sushi and Sake Bar
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
2827 California St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-931-1182
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Brooke
A bit expensive for sushi, everything they serve is fresh, sustainably caught, and local when possible. So..…
Sean
This place is awesome. The menu is all sustainably caught fish, and the options are unlike anything you would…
Matt
Great, GREAT great sushi. Check it out and yes it is worth the wait. They have Happy Hour (5 to 7pm)…
10. Tataki Sushi and Sake Bar
10. Tataki Sushi and Sake Bar
host-0host-1host-2
41 local reviews
2827 California St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 5:00 PM
+1 415-931-1182
Brooke
Brooke
A bit expensive for sushi, everything they serve is fresh, sustainably caught, and local when possible. So... if you're feeling like sushi…
Sean
Sean
This place is awesome. The menu is all sustainably caught fish, and the options are unlike anything you would get at a traditional sushi…
Matt
Matt
Great, GREAT great sushi. Check it out and yes it is worth the wait. They have Happy Hour (5 to 7pm) specials if you want an early bite.
11. Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar
11. Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
619 Taylor St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 415-775-1028
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Allison
Creative sushi (think mango-salmon roll or fried spicy tuna roll with sweet chili sauce) in an underground…
Kristin
Known in the hood as underground sushi, great on friday & tuesday for great fresh sushi (sustainably flown…
Phil
The underground nightclub of Sushi... out of the way with great music, the staff greets each new visitor with…
11. Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar
11. Ryoko's Japanese Restaurant & Bar
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
619 Taylor St, San Francisco
Closed · Opens 6:00 PM
+1 415-775-1028
Allison
Allison
Creative sushi (think mango-salmon roll or fried spicy tuna roll with sweet chili sauce) in an underground restaurant playing Japanese…
Kristin
Kristin
Known in the hood as underground sushi, great on friday & tuesday for great fresh sushi (sustainably flown directly from japan) #sarcasm But…
Phil
Phil
The underground nightclub of Sushi... out of the way with great music, the staff greets each new visitor with a welcoming shout in Japanese…
12. Domo
12. Domo
host-0host-1host-2
38 local reviews
511 Laguna St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-861-8887
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Theresa
Domo is a little farther walk than Otoro and is really small but offers excellent sushi. They only offer sushi…
Andy
A lot of the nearby sushi joints are decent, but this one's a city-wide contender. It also gets a little…
Jeff
This tiny sushi bar barely seats more than a dozen, but its innovative recipes and hip music choices have made…
12. Domo
12. Domo
host-0host-1host-2
38 local reviews
511 Laguna St, San Francisco
Open · Closes 2:30 PM
+1 415-861-8887
Theresa
Theresa
Domo is a little farther walk than Otoro and is really small but offers excellent sushi. They only offer sushi and rolls, no other hot food…
Andy
Andy
A lot of the nearby sushi joints are decent, but this one's a city-wide contender. It also gets a little crowded, though not nearly as…
Jeff
Jeff
This tiny sushi bar barely seats more than a dozen, but its innovative recipes and hip music choices have made Domo a hapenning spot that…