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Dojima-Ann

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219 O'Farrell Street, (between Powell St & Cyril Magnin St), San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 956-0838
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Real Japanese

We eat here quite regularly, my roommate is Japanese and she claims is the best Japanese food outside of Japan, prices are very decent for downtown San Francisco

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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18 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

We eat here quite regularly, my roommate is Japanese and she claims is the best Japanese food outside of Japan, prices are very decent for downtown San Francisco

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

The foods are great, I ordered beef teriyaki set included salad, miso soup and rice. The beef is good and quite big about 150-200 grams tasty and I recommend this beef teriyaki. Sushi and salmon sashimi also good👍. The place is capacity 40 persons a bit narrow and during lunch/dinner time always queueing.

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Melbourne, Australia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

I was looking for a Japanese restaurant near Union Square and found Dojima-Ann whilst wandering around the area. The exterior, it's quite unassuming. The interior is a bit small, but decent for the price of the food. The food was good, couldn't really fault it. The sushi rolls I had were delicious and well-priced, the miso soup was great and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

We have now been at the Dojima-Ann at three occasions. We have had different kinds of sushi, udon noodles, tempura and the Tonkatsu curry with gyoza. Everything have been at full satisfaction, so tasty! The place is always crowded but feels quite cozy.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

I'm not saying this is gourmet but it's good, fast, staff are friendly and made me feel like I was back in Shimizu. My traveling companions don't have nostalgia to rely on but like Japanese and loved it was well. And... downtown San Francisco and I was able to eat a good sit down lunch with good service for around... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Reminded my husband of his time in Japan. Friendly staff, great service, food is out of this world. The eel bowl is a must get, as is the udon.

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San Francisco, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

On Saturday evening, June 20, my wife and I wanted to get a quick bite to eat before a show. After an unsuccessful attempt to get a table at a nearby Italian restaurant we cam across Dojima-Ann. As time was of the essence we decided to eat there, though I really wasn't in the mood for Japanese. I am so... More 

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Ash, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

My husband and I went to this restaurant on a whim. I over heard one of the employees giving directions to a tourist in Japanese so I knew at least one of them was Japanese which is uncommon in general so we decided to try it. Like an authentic restaurant in Japan, it had models in the display to show... More 

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Seoul, South Korea
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2015

If you're near Union Square and craving Japanese Cuisine- this is the place. The restaurant is quite small and almost always packed (I wonder why.. :D), located one block from Hotel Nikko (a good reference point if you want to get here from elsewhere). During my 2 week stay in SF I visited this restaurant approx. 5x because the food... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Overall good sushi with fresh and good quality fish. A few original rolls at a very reasonable price. Service is not at the top and I would have hoped colder sushi a but for the price that you pay this place is a bargain.

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Address: 219 O'Farrell Street, (between Powell St & Cyril Magnin St), San Francisco, CA 94102
Phone Number: (415) 956-0838
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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  • Address: 219 O'Farrell Street, (between Powell St & Cyril Magnin St), San Francisco, CA 94102
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Union Square
  • Neighborhood: Union Square
  • Phone Number: (415) 956-0838

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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