We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Roy's - San Francisco

575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
+1 415-777-0277
Website
Share
Save
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butterfish” (32 reviews)
“mahi” (9 reviews)
“roy's trio” (8 reviews)
Closed Now
Hours
CUISINES
Asian, Hawaiian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (302)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 286 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very disappointing. I've been there before for lunch and dinner but not for a couple of years or more. Then it was pleasant with the food good and moderately interesting. Now we had swordfish and salmon and a small lobster bisque with no drink, dessert...More

Thank Lee R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was very good and the service was good also. The restaurant itself wasn't as busy as I would have thought. It's not as good as the Honolulu one we went to, but it was good overall.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a dinner in a private room here as part of a business function. The room was upstairs and in a very odd location - as you had to walk through the room to get to the washrooms. That's fine for our party, but we...More

Thank harvman
Reviewed May 14, 2018

I enjoyed an excellent meal here whilst attending Red Hat Summit in San Francisco. The food was fantastic – absolutely delicious, and a welcome addition to my portfolio of Asian culinary experiences. Too bad the service stunk. There was something incredibly delicate about this Hawaiian...More

2  Thank Cherry_Wonderdog
Reviewed May 6, 2018

Ate there last night and everyone enjoyed their meals. We started with the shrimp tempura which was excellent. Two people next had the Mowie Wowie salads-a fair amount of shrimp and a good size both people enjoyed them immensely. Two of us had the Trios...More

Thank Connie12
Reviewed April 1, 2018

I have never been here, only tried to get drinks, but the place is super popular after work, so never got space. Finally reserved an early dinner on a Saturday. We had Caesars all around and some rolls and sashimi. Finihsed with lime (pie?) and...More

Thank Jeff S
Reviewed February 18, 2018

I went with a coworker who ordered the soup (mushroom?) and dumplings. She ate every bit of it. I had the salmon prepared medium as the chef recommended. The total bill was $60 with no beverages other than sparkling water, which is a tad higher...More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed January 24, 2018 via mobile

The theme is Hawaiian. I came here for lunch and ordered a few appetizers and the butterfish. The calamari fries were mediocre and I would not recommend ordering. The butterfish was really good but nothing impressive.

Thank Michelle J
Reviewed December 30, 2017

Roy's is a Hawaiian and Japanese fusion restaurant, that is known for its amazing sushi, seafood and steak. I was very pleased to be invited here for a business dinner and had a wonderful experience tasting numerous starters, drinking some divine cocktails (I would recommend...More

Thank Victoria P
Reviewed December 20, 2017

I took clients there and they loved it. All of our food (and service) was excellent. We ordered appetizers, entree and the amazing molten lava cake (which has to be ordered early). It was really great. Recommend.

Thank RedWines
Nearby
SoMa
South of Market (SoMa), has an urban and sophisticated
vibe, but you're more likely to find big nightclubs
and lots of industrial loft residences than you are to
find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter
for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able
to do more than just business - museums, top quality
restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call
this neighbourhood home. Most of its freeway-sized
...More
Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
Palace Hotel, A Luxury Collection Hotel
1,580 reviews
.22 km away
The St. Regis San Francisco
1,398 reviews
.30 km away
The Ritz Carlton Club and Residences
26 reviews
.34 km away
W San Francisco
2,289 reviews
.35 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Anchor and Hope
355 reviews
.07 km away
Osha Thai Restaurant
333 reviews
.11 km away
Salt House
251 reviews
.10 km away
Nearby Attractions
Filbert Steps
481 reviews
.26 km away
Museum of the African Diaspora
54 reviews
.29 km away
Cartoon Art Museum
68 reviews
.23 km away
Don Edwards San Francisco Bay Wildlife Refuge
17 reviews
.30 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
KCIGM
November 1, 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Quasarsoujourner01 | Reviewed this property |
Roy's has fixed menu and daily specials. So it is readonable to have Specials on particular holidays. Check web and call in as a final confirmation.
0
Votes
Brian S
March 1, 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Doctor G | Reviewed this property |
This is San Francisco. Anything goes
1
Vote
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
    (Between 1st and 2nd)
  • Public Transportation: BART (Montgomery Exit) MUNI (Mission #12)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-777-0277
  • E-mail
Description
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing
;