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Sushi Bistro

431 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3937
+1 415-933-7100
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good27%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
5 weeks ago
“My local Sushi Favorite!”
21 May 2017
“Worth passing all the others”
Closed Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
431 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3937
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Been going here for nearly a decade. When I moved to the city my close friend told me it was the best sushi in the city but he was not allowed there anymore for something I am sure he was at fault for. But, its...More

Thank Tighe O
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

If you've been to San Francisco then you know that there are at least 100 sushi restaurants in town. Pass them all and go to Sushi Bistro. I have been many times and never disappointed in the quality of the fish and service of this...More

Thank Trippers1310
Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

The butterfish blasters and the sushi ceviche was one of the most amazing thing I have ever eaten. Period.

Thank mapleL
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Went there for the first time, ordered many different dishes to share, wasn't disappointed in any of them.

Thank Andy D
Reviewed 23 July 2016

I just love this place. Small and personal. The most amazing sushi anywhere. So many different, intriguing and very unusual tastes. If you're in anywhere in the area, you definitely have to try this place out.

Thank K V B
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

I met a friend in the neighborhood. Balboa Street in San Francisco, is full of little local restaurant gems. I can never resist the power of Sushi Bistro. I always order with a smile the Omega, the Sexy Scallop, and Jalapeño sashimi. This place, never...More

Thank Nikki W
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We rented a place in the neighborhood and decided to go out for sushi. Boy did we get lucky with this place. They accommodated 8 people and everyone loved their food. It was fresh and delicious.

Thank Teri S
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Friends from SF took us here. Great atmosphere and Great Sushi and special Rolls. Really loved the Rock N' Roll, Monster in Law and African Spider.

Thank AlanR27
Reviewed 16 August 2015

This is a place just for rolls and sushi. There's some hot food but they're awful (chicken terriyaki was tough and chewy, tempura was greasy and mostly batter). The sushi chefs were not japanese. The fish was ok, not terribly fresh. Sushi rice wasn't japanese...More

Thank Prickycritic05
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Love having sushi here. It is not cutting edge, but it is comfortable and welcoming and the sushi is fresh and delicious and they curry udon is the bomb!

Thank MickD415
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 431 Balboa St, San Francisco, CA 94118-3937
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-933-7100
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