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Tora-ya Restaurant

Japantown
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1734 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3606
415-931-5200
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5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Tue - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Beautiful sushi restaurant

I loved the food, the people inside, the atmosphere and the neighborhood also. Definitely a plus, especially the fact that it is managed by an entire family and a very helpful US waiter who reminds you that you are actually having dinner in Frisco. Great food and 32 pieces of sushi for the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 14, 2011
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Bologna e dintorni
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Seattle
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954 reviews 954 reviews
544 restaurant reviews
217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Old skool Japanese restaurant, the decor is modest and somewhat outdated. Service very good from attentive staff. Food was pretty good. It's not fancy but honest food.

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San Francisco, California
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102 reviews 102 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2012

Yes, well this restaurant has been owned and operated by the same family since the early 1960's. It is one of the few remaining restaurants still owned by a Japanese-American family. The restaurant caters to families and repeat customers interested in authentic food prepared by real people. There is a full sushi bar, as well as a kitchen preparing everything... More 

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Bologna e dintorni
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37 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2011

I loved the food, the people inside, the atmosphere and the neighborhood also. Definitely a plus, especially the fact that it is managed by an entire family and a very helpful US waiter who reminds you that you are actually having dinner in Frisco. Great food and 32 pieces of sushi for the bargain price of €20,00 per person. Do... More 

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Oakland, CA
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2008

Bias review - My wife's family has been going there for 25 years. We love the owners and it frequented by many regulars who have been there going there for ages. Try the udons!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1734 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3606
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Japantown
  • Neighborhood: Japantown
  • Phone Number: 415-931-5200

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

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