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5A5 Steak Lounge

244 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1826
+1 415-989-2539
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“wagyu” (39 reviews)
“lobster tempura” (15 reviews)
“steak” (117 reviews)
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Japanese, American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
244 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1826
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A small establishment... but service excellent...and the steak I ordered was cooked to perfection...flavorful....delicious....and perfectly marinated. A bone-in rib eye. Best steak I've EVER had in my entire life...and I consider myself a gourmet connoisseur of food and wine.

Thank Wandering Jew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have to give this place a 4 for the service of our server. We got there a little early from 5he rest of our party so we sat at the bar and had a few drinks. The bartender was outstanding and we received great...More

Thank 22Traveler87
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Hands Down the best Steak I have ever had. Being a foodie my expectations are high since I eat at all the nice steakhouses in SF. 5a5 makes me upset because now every time I go out to a different restaurant it will not be...More

1  Thank SFRJR
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Came here for a small family reunion and we were all blown away by the amazing food, service and atmosphere. We started off with some lobster tempura and scallops. Our server recommended a bottle of champagne to go with our starters which was an excellent...More

Thank Jake C
Reviewed 27 September 2017

One of the few places that you can get legitimate Wagyu steaks. I have been to Japan before and I can attest to this fact. Beyond this, the Chef then adds an amazing amount of flavor without overpowering the essence of the meat. The staff...More

Thank convey58
Reviewed 25 September 2017

I visited 5A5 last week for the first time to entertain family from out of town as I was looking to impress them. Every detail from the initial welcome to leaving of the restaurant was flawless and we felt very welcome as though at good...More

Thank Kevin R
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I love love love this spot. Service and food are always amazing and I consider myself a steakhouse guy. The beef is excellent and I love that they all come as composed dishes which is very rare for a steak place. When in SF definitely...More

Thank jfrank202
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Tonight I had dinner with a few close friends and I was definitely impressed. I had lobster tempura and shishito peppers to start, great start! The bone in ribeye was cooked perfectly, considering it was a huge piece of meat and who thought about white...More

Thank Raychas T
Reviewed 3 September 2017

Man!!! I went here with my squad from work. We closed a monster deal that was several months in the making. We decided to go crush it a 5A5!!!! This place did not disappoint. The wagyu experience was something special. Four cuts with four preparations...More

Thank Barry F
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

A bit disappointed Not the best experience in town. Steak house with a Japanese/Asian taste that just makes you confused Friendly staff, cold ambiance. Not recommended

Thank acirrincione76
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 50
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 244 Jackson St, San Francisco, CA 94111-1826
    (Battery Street)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-989-2539
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A stylish & modern take on the traditional steakhouse, blending the ambiance of a contemporary restaurant with that of a vibrant cocktail lounge. We serve the best, top quality steaks from around the world - US Certified Angus Beef and Australian 'Kobe' and the grade A5 100% Japanese Wagyu - highest grade of beef in the world. Our menu is also very accommodating with several non-red meat options and different sized portions available. Great for an outing with friends, a business dinner, or a romantic evening on the town- 5A5 caters to those looking for outstanding food & service complemented by a fun & upbeat dining experience. 5A5 - 5 senses / the A5 experience
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