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Nara Sushi

1515 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3606
+1 415-567-1515
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good55%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
23 Jun 2017
“Great sushi and donburi ”
30 Apr 2017
“Quality and quick”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
1515 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3606
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

I could not believe the poor quality if this place. The sushi rolls were coming apart but the serious part was when I ordered white tuna (Escolar) and the waiter brought " "Otoro" better know as bluefin. Not only was it wrong, it was breaking...More

Thank Foodcritic11_11_11
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We just happened by this place after exploring San Francisco on foot and were so glad we found it. Sushi can get VERY expensive in San Fran, but this place had great quality for a reasonable price. Very happy with the service and the food.

Thank SpunkyJ
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

We were there having dinner early June, service was not bad, food was okay, and the value of it was not bad. And just had another meal after a trip back to the city, the price went up over 10% for the same food, service...More

Thank tony d
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

I ate the sushi here a couple of different times. I quite enjoy the citrus flavor of the S.F. 49ers roll. One of my other favorites here is the chicken katsu donburi.

Thank Marko M
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

Very good sushi, prices are good for the city. Nice variety. Blue fin was very good as well as the specialty rolls we ordered. Quick and quality service.

Thank muleyfever
Reviewed 29 October 2016

If you want simple and inexpensive Japanese food then then Nara Sushi is for you. Service is fast and friendly, The Miso soup was a thin and weak but the noodle and chicken dish I ordered was very tasty. Nothing fancy here.

Thank Jed B
Reviewed 9 August 2016

We wanted to go to San's next door but the line was very long. We went to Nara next door and had some sushi instead. It was mediocre at best. While it was definitely fresh, it was prepared without any imagination, a bit bland. Portions...More

Thank QueenStreetLaw
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Family likes this place because it's cheaper than other sushi spots in this area. I'm not too keen because the food is very average. Rolls are sloppily assembled and falls apart easily. Ingredients like beef in the donburi was sliced sloppily too. The miso soup...More

Thank Avrilx
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Ordered my favorite tempura dish and had an initial shock when I first bit into it. I've had really delicious tempura before and this just did not match it. It had a weird kind of zing to it. We also ordered the salmon teriyaki which...More

1  Thank Cecilia S
Reviewed 24 May 2015

This is the second place my gf google before we left home. She wanted to have a great experience & good food. This place is located in Nob Hill, easy to find and very busy. The waitresses are very welcoming & quick to serve you....More

Thank Gerald M
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$12
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1515 Polk St, San Francisco, CA 94109-3606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Nob Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Nob Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 415-567-1515
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