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Kippu Japanese Restaurant

) #351 of 4,551 Restaurants in San Francisco ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1707 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
415-346-1212
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
“unagi” (4 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
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LOCATION
1707 Buchanan St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3208
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1 - 10 of 72 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Toro and Soft Shelled Crab were excellent. The roll was OK and the Chicken Karage was just OK. (My bad for ordering 2 deep fried items) Like most restaurants in SF, the staff is very nice and efficient, but they make it clear that...More

Thank gsconnor2016
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk over to Japantown and found this gem. Everything was perfect, sushi, teriyaki, gyoza. Service was phenomenal, you can tell that the staff is really dedicated to this place. Decor was beautiful, small place with lots of character and friendly staff. All sushi rolls were...More

Thank YoKern
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed at nearby Hotel Kabuki and asked for a sushi & sashimi recommendation and we're referred to Kippu. We were seated quickly (8pm. Sat.). They asked for drink order and we still hadn't perused the menu when asked if we were ready to order. Food...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great dinner in Japantown at Kippu. Super fast service which was great for our hungry family. Sushi was fresh and delicious--amazing variety.

Thank Screeble
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ordered bento specials of teriyaki chicken and salmon. Prices were better than others in Japan center and take out easily available. Service was excellent and friendly

Thank michaellH5949HV
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff were friendly enough, but it felt a little rushed (or perhaps efficient?). There was a huge selection of food to chose from, and the food did not disappoint. It tasted fresh and had a lot of flavor in both of our meals. The...More

Thank woodthorn
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved this place, located in Japan Town. Over time we've tried various Japanese restaurants in various cities and we found this one truly excellent. Sushi and rolls are presented in a rather "plain" and simple way, and this highlights the actual taste of the...More

Thank AleGio13
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

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

1  Thank nicdev83
Reviewed 26 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

1  Thank JJSPARKOOOLAS
Reviewed 10 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
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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