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2931 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3612
+1 415-503-0702
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi
2931 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3612
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

Who would've thought that The Mission contains a beautiful high-end Japanese restaurant. I noticed that it was located in the same space as a former Italian restaurant that we used to eat at. The interior if small but very modern Japanese minimalist. This is not...More

Thank SFBayTravelSensei
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Really delicious, beautiful food. However, I was still hungry after the meal was over. Here's what we had as part of our omakase dinner: 1) Tentaka Kuni Junmai sake 2) Corn soup 3) Homemade tofu with black truffle 4) Fish pate on seaweed viniger 5)...More

Thank nycbos8
Reviewed March 25, 2016 via mobile

Not even an exaggeration. Service was perfect. Food was heavenly. Each piece of fish was perfectly cut, seasoned and served. We just might be ruined for any other sushi place

Thank Tony B
Reviewed January 13, 2016

Every bite is a treasure to be experienced at Maruya. I love many Japanese restaurants in San Francisco, New York, LA, and Tokyo, and Maruya is my new favorite restaurant for Omakase. The Chawan Mushi with matsutake mushroom, baby turnip and gingko nut was presented...More

Thank 1travellingdreamer
Reviewed December 2, 2015

great sushi, amazing variety, great drink list, friendly Japanese staff, cozy ambiance. sushi chef is very experienced.

Thank KenJaf81
Reviewed October 13, 2015

This was simply one of the top 5 restaurants that I have ever been to, and the best sushi / Japanese food I've ever had. We had the Maruya Omakase and every one of the 8 or so dishes was perfect. Certainly a pricey dinner...More

Thank William G
MaruyaSF, Manager at Maruya, responded to this reviewResponded October 24, 2015

Dear William: Thank you for taking the time to write a thoughtful comment on your visit at Maruya. We know there are myriads of sushi establishments to choose from but we appreciate for having dinner with us. Your recommendation is appreciated and duly noted. We...More

Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

After moving from Tokyo last year was eager to find a piece of the concrete jungle in SF. Have been disappointed at the Japanese selection up to this point but at a friend’s insistence made a reservation for our anniversary. We sat at the bar,...More

Thank Seira M
MaruyaSF, General Manager at Maruya, responded to this reviewResponded September 9, 2015

Dear Seira M, I hope by this time SF is growing on you. Tokyo is an amazing place. I, myself, visited Tokyo for the first time a few months ago and I fell in love with it. Chef Shinichi "Sam" Kawaguchi was born and raised...More

Reviewed August 29, 2015

My husband took me here for my birthday. Many years ago I lived a few blocks away and still I'm surprised by how a small elegant place is taken root on on what has been a desolate part of the mission district. We ordered the...More

Thank mouseangel
MaruyaSF, Owner at Maruya, responded to this reviewResponded September 4, 2015

Thank you for taking the time to write a glowing review of Maruya. We are happy that we were able to meet your expectations and contribute a wonderful experience during your visit in SF. Yes, Mission District is changing and the part where Maruya is...More

Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

My friend and I encountered some difficulty locating this little gem in the unfashionable neighborhood of San Francisco. There is no signage and the eatery was not open then. We had the 5.30 slot due to our late reservation. Once seated we ordered the Omakase....More

1  Thank Wymin N
Reviewed July 22, 2015

My boyfriend made dinner reservations here for their Omakase Dinner for my birthday. It was one of the best dinners I have ever had! The service is impeccable, from the swift hands of the sushi chefs, to the server who had a sweet and genuine...More

2  Thank Tampa33606
Mission District
From burritos to bicyclists, the Mission is the
foundation for all things hip in the city. Cultural
attractions, an independent arts community, sumptuous
street murals and a high density of bars and cafes
make this neighborhood a magnet for young people.
While terrific inexpensive food is abundant, its
top-of-the-line restaurants now compete with the
city’s best for fashionable diners. Indulge as the
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
$48 - $150
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2931 16th St, San Francisco, CA 94103-3612
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Mission District
  • Neighborhood: Mission District
  • Phone Number: +1 415-503-0702
MARUYA is a sushi restaurant which offers omakase, a pre-fixe menu. The *Chef's Omakase consists of 12 pieces of nigiri, totaling to 19 course menu. *Consumer Advisory: Consuming raw or undercooked seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness. Please notify us if you have any food allergies.
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