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Kappa Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

1700 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3606
+1 415-673-6004
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  • Excellent93%
  • Very good7%
  • Average0%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
1 Sep 2015
“A journey to Japan”
14 Aug 2015
“Fascinating and unique dining experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1700 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3606
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Reviewed 1 September 2015

If you're looking for a wonderful meal with fresh tastes of Japan, this is the right place. The 9 course meal was too much. Really too much. Too much food, too many choices, and too good to skip or not finish. The service was great,...More

Thank ShahramG
Reviewed 14 August 2015

My spouse took me to Kappa for a special anniversary, and I was totally surprised. First, there's the slightly mysterious experience of showing up at unmarked, almost invisible wooden door inside an unremarkable building in Japantown. Next, the door slides open, and a hostess in...More

2  Thank Justin M
Reviewed 2 August 2015

It is a restaurant serves "real" Japanese food, I pay my visit every year after I moved to Bay area.

Thank tommylan1990
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Solid place to eat. The biggest downside is that it is extremely hard to find and its so tiny that is is hard to find a spot. Had to come twice for a reservation. Food is good! nothing to say about it. Very talented chef...More

Thank Roy P
Reviewed 13 September 2014

When I said Hidden...this place is HIDE away in the 2nd floor. You will not see any sign from outside the building ..until you standing right in front of it , with a tinny poster at the side of the door, again, a sliding door...More

1  Thank MALIAC88
Reviewed 6 May 2014 via mobile

Up the stairs in front of 1700A, one floor up. Open Mondays to Saturdays from 6pm. Recommend booking as it's tiny. Don't miss!

Thank exotissima1
Reviewed 1 January 2014

We had the omakase dinner and loved every bite. Each course was representative of the various styles of Japanese cuisine and you can tell each dish was carefully prepared and presented. I enjoyed watching the the chef prepare some of the dishes at the counter,...More

Thank Brad M
Reviewed 9 September 2013

If you are looking for an authentic, Japanese meal, look no further! Kappa is hard to find, but a delight in a small setting. Personable owners (wife wears a kimono and serves, husband is the chef); beautiful and delicious food - a very memorable experience...More

1  Thank TravelgalCathy
Reviewed 23 May 2013

A 'must try' for anyone passionate about authentic Japanese cuisine, specifically the Koryori style. This is a tiny establishment (8 seats) with a limited opening. Like most guests, we opted for the seven course omakase (chef's menu) at $85/ea. Each dish was a work of...More

1  Thank OceanWanderers
Reviewed 14 November 2011

Kappa is not your typical Japanese restaurant. What makes it special is that it focuses on omakase, which means diners let the chef decide what he thinks is best in terms of the food that he would like to serve you that night. This is...More

Thank terinay
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$12 - US$80
Open Hours
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:30
18:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1700 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Japantown
  • Neighbourhood: Japantown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-673-6004
  • E-mail
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