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Kippu Japanese Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Reservations, Full Bar
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Reviewed July 12, 2019 via mobile

Had dinner there twice during our stay in San Francisco. Tried some different things (gyoza, teriyaki, ramen, udon) and everything tasted excellent. The staff was friendly and attentive. The restaurant has a simple industrial feel to it.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank pedroluisl699
Reviewed July 5, 2019

I heard this place use organic tofu and 3 different kinds of miso paste for miso soup. Salad is so fresh and dressing was excellent. Must try the fried ice cream.

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank JkSF
Reviewed May 7, 2019 via mobile

Had a good dinner here Service was very fast Salmon teriyaki was well cooked Sushi was fresh Ebi good Nice venue

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank Karen2085
Reviewed April 19, 2019 via mobile

So we wanted a Sushi restaurant and looked on line to find one in Japantown a short Uber journey from our hotel. Rang up on the day to make a reservation with no problem but when we arrived they didn’t seem to know we had...More

Date of visit: April 2019
1  Thank JRN53
Reviewed April 6, 2019 via mobile

This sushi place located in Japantown is delicious. We ordered the baked scallop topped sushi and it was one of the best rolls we have ever eaten. So we ordered another one. Everything was super fresh. We ordered a variety of rolls. Quick service and...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Tripletravelfun
Reviewed January 31, 2019

They call themselves "New Wave Japanese Cuisine" and have great food and service. The quality and freshness of the sushi, nigiri, and sashimi was high and all was tasty. The unagi don buri was very good. We all enjoyed our meal and hope to return...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank PhilViking
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful food, we tried the goyza’s and sushi, was really nice. The eel was also really nice - highly recommended!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Kelly B
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

We lived at Japan town for a week and dine at this place twice with my husband and son. The food was good, however service was terrible. Both times we came around 830 pm and were very rushed through our meal because restaurant stuff so...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 472irinat
Reviewed November 3, 2018

We liked this place so much we broke our rule that you never eat at the same place twice when traveling and went there for dinner two nights in a row. It's not fancy or big but it's a great simple place with amazing sushi....More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank HHWpk
Reviewed October 27, 2018

We had a lunch stop at Kippu which is a friendly unpretentious place by the Japan Center with lots of options for vegetarians We both had Bento boxes (there is a wide range). Both were very good and reasonable value. The Miso soup was excellent

Date of visit: October 2018
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