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Kitaro Sushi

The Richmond
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5723 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2111
+1 415-386-2777
11:30 - 21:30
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San Francisco, California
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123 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place always advertise in those mailing with take out sushi trays. They are really good and reasonable. I do that fairly often but once in awhile I'll go there and sit down to eat a meal. Comfortable atmosphere, not too loud or too quiet. The service is good and the food is better. Parking can be hard at times... More 

Thank Ebert K
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

Always quick service, good food and inexpensive. I have been going there for a couple of years with my family and friends

Thank Yicarrillo
San Francisco
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

Combination lunch has many options. I had Saba shioyaki and tuna sashimi, and miso soup, my friend had beef Teriyaki and tempura and miso soup. Two other friends had yellow tail tuna and Saba shioyaki. We all said great lunch and VERY reasonable, I think $60 or so.

Thank ninersam
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Quick cheap and delicious. Not too fancy but who needs that! Its a good stop for a good and budget oriented meal. The service was quick and the food was good. Lots of locals.

Thank Joyceline M
San Francisco, California
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151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015

Average Japanese fare, but priced really cheaply. If you are on a budget and just want some Japanese fare, you can find some good deals here as they have some reasonable set lunches and dinners. The sashimi is not bad either though they slice it thinner than other sushi places. Probably because of the cheaper price.

Thank Avrilx
san francisco
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163 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2015

This is a no-nonsese Japanese restaurant with decent food and entrees for under $15 - a rarity in this neighborhood. Nothing special, just good standards. Very tender rib eye teriyaki, crispy not greasy pork cutlets, spicy fried chicken wasn't spicy and batter was too hard.

Thank sfwon
Jerusalem, Israel
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37 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2015 via mobile

I've been in this restaurant once in my holiday and we were very hungry, so we ate a lot and were surprised to find its a very cheap place to sit in. So, after few days we came back and ordered also a big meal. The cost was again not too much and the food was simple and clean. Recommended... More 

Thank eyoram
Cali, Colombia
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120 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2015

I do not recommend Kitaro Sushi for fine sushi, but the food is perfect for you basic teriyaki and fun maki rolls, The service is friendly, but when busy they focus on turning tables. This place is always full.

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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2015

I came here with a friend who has been before. I ordered her favorite which was the Udon Curry Noodle soup with Chicken Kaarage, oh this was so yummy! I love noodle soups in the city when the fog is chilly - a bowl of soup feels healing. My friend and I had great service, and we even over stayed... More 

Thank Nor-Cal_Chic
Redwood City, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 April 2015

Driving through the city today, and I had to stop in this restaurant to try their sushi and sashimi. The wonton soup was tasty and quite perfect for a cooler day. Loved the sushi spider roll and sashimi sampler. Very reasonably priced. Looking forward to returning again soon!

Thank Brad J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5723 Geary Blvd, San Francisco, CA 94121-2111
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > The Richmond
  • Neighbourhood: The Richmond
  • Phone Number: +1 415-386-2777

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