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Maru Sushi

529 Powell St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3805 (Downtown)
415-393-9911
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Ranked #729 of 4,946 Restaurants in San Francisco
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $15 - $20
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Good for: Families with children
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Downtown
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014 NEW via mobile

These people are cheats Left a 15.00 tip on a 126.00 tab when I got my charge bill I noticed they helped themselves to another 10.00 making the tip 25.00. NOT AUTHORIZED BUYER BEWARE! 3 people in party!!!!!

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Pennsylvania
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We went here since it was near our hotel and looked nice. Staff was night but they were way understaffed - just three people waiting/hosting the whole place. They forgot our order of Miso soup though were very nice when we said they needed to take it off the check. One roll was well made but one of their specials... More

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

After a 20,000km one shot trip from BKK, I arrived in SFO not too sure what my name was. Walking in I was greeted with an "irasshaimase" which I never fail to appreciate. Nonetheless, I started with my usual 'tricky' question to see how much these guys kept it 'authentic' - asking for Nattō- the latino gentleman behind the bar... More

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San francisco
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Their good is pretty good, but watch the price, the menu online is different than the actual price. Really good miso soup and udon noodles. Beef teriyaki was just ok. Nice staff and quick.

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Olstykke, Denmark
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

It was our second time at Maru Sushi - returning 5 years later. Still a good place to eat sushi at decent prices. Friendly and fast service and really good quality sushi. A large menu to choose from. The restaurant is also clean. We had the "silver boat" of 36 pieces sharing between two adults and one child - size... More

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Bergen, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 via mobile

Very good sushi, clean, quiet and friendly staff. Would go back :) i would reccomend this place, as it's not very expencieve neither.

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Geneva, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

This is a very good restaurant serving excellent Japanese food at a decent price. We had a bento lunch box for 11$ with miso soup, rice, salad and a choice of 3 meals between different types of rolls, teryaki meat, sashimi, etc. The fish is particulary good and fresh. The service was really friendly and helpful.

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roseburg
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We tried this on a business trip. Nothing exceptional. Just ok. Atmotsphere good and waitress friendly.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Being from a country with a huge variety of Japanese restaurants in Asia, Maru Sushi kinda only met our expectations. Appreciate that the chefs were trying to create interesting rolls with a wide variety of tastes and ingredients, it just did not impress us. However, it is still a good place to visit. Taste wise, it was good and the... More

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sonoma county
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Located centrally to Union Square this restaurant dishes out decent sushi for not having Japanese sushi chefs. They specialize in many different rolls and accommodate special requests.If you want decent sushi at a decent price, Maru Sushi delivers.

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