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1705 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
+1 415-929-1471
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17:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Wed 17:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 17:00 - 02:00
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Stockholm, Sweden
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45 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

If you like Korean food, beers and/or soju hit this place up between 6-7pm - amazing happy hour prices! There should be some K-Pop in the background to add to the atmosphere :)

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Oceanside, California
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34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 September 2015

We found out the second night we came to eat here that you have to be 21 to dine, which is just weird because the karaoke bar is completely separate from the dining area. Too bad, because after the first night we ate here late at night, we wanted to come back. But they wouldn't let us in the second... More 

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San Francisco, California
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500 reviews
350 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 201 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 December 2011

LOVE the Soy Garlic fried Chicken here! SO good. There was a spicy seafood noodle that we got which was HUGE and very good too. The cheese corn was ridiculously yummy and was one of the free korean apps. I thought the prices were pretty reasonable since the portions were Huge. The ambience is definitely more bar than restaurant, but... More 

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Reviewed 19 September 2008

Both food and service are under par. Much prefer Toyose.

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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$20 - US$30
Cuisine
Bar, Asian, Korean, Fusion
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 00:00
Monday
17:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 00:00
Thursday
17:00 - 02:00
Friday
17:00 - 02:00
Saturday
17:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1705 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Japantown
  • Neighbourhood: Japantown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-929-1471

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?