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Kippu Japanese Restaurant

) #424 of 4,539 Restaurants in San Francisco €€ - €€€ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1707 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (12 reviews)
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (20 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
€€ - €€€
1707 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great Japanese food. We had gyoza teriyaki chicken and beef udon. Fantastic service and quick to cook!

1  Thank nicdev83
Reviewed 25 April 2017

I walked across the street from the hotel I am staying at for a bite to eat. The waitress came right up and took my drink order. They brought out miso soup and a small green salad that was "on the house, the waitress said."...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Restaurant was recommended by my hotel nearby as the best. Figured if there was any place to get awesome sushi it was here. It was good. It may even be the best in the Japanese part of SF. But it was not better than what...More

1  Thank michaelrM5717MD
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

The sushi roll that is served in flames is delicious. And the sushi was great (unagi, uni, Suzuki and Toro we tried).

1  Thank Guille W
Reviewed 3 April 2017

I've eaten here twice. Both times I would describe the food as average to good, the sake terrible, but with good & efficient service. This place suited our needs as a large group this past weekend, but it is not very special. The rolls were...More

1  Thank LoriKSacto
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Service was very accommodating and friendly as I arrived after main lunch hour. The menu is a broad range of Japanese specialities. I had the sushi which good for the price point, which is very reasonable at this restaurant. The bento boxes are similar to...More

Thank StellaHobo
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Had a plate with Beef Teriyaki, few basic sushi rolls and tempura. Wife had few different sushi rolls. Everything was super good and tasty, miso soup was on the house and tasted eexcellllent! Service was good and fast, foods came also pretty fast. I was...More

1  Thank Juha K
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Killing time around Japantown and feeling a bit peckish... I came across this little gem. Even though the lunch hour was "over", their "specials sign" drew me in. Chicken Bento Box for $6.50... I was pleasantly greeted by the server. The restaurant is small and...More

2  Thank Marla B
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Salmon nigiri shushing was pretty good but the ikura was not as good as we get in West Palm Beach. The restaurant offered tempura and other Japanese dishes

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

It's a nice restaurant in Japantown. The sushi/sashimi was excellent. The service was great. It's a small restaurant with limited seating.

2  Thank Michael Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1707 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco
  • Phone Number: 415-346-1212
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