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“Not to be missed!”
Review of Saru Sushi Bar

Saru Sushi Bar
Ranked #755 of 5,801 Restaurants in San Francisco
Cuisines: Sushi
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Reviewed February 28, 2013

Awesome! Fresh, inventive, and takes the regular pedestrian rolls and nigiris to another level. Their salmon skin roll is so good that we had to order a second one -- definitely the best we've had in recent memory. The eggplant appetizer is delicious, and even their miso soup is not to be missed. The staff is super nice, and even when the place is packed to the gills, they don't make you feel rushed and are always around for suggestions on what sushi or sake we should try next. A new favorite!

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Reviewed January 27, 2013

We ordered quite a bit of dishes here, however, nothing really stood out and the sushi that we had, the rice was dried and hard. If you are looking for good sushi, I'd go somewhere else.

Ankimo (Monkfish liver): Okay
Hamachi with truffle oil: Can't really taste any truffle.
Sashimi on Himalayan Salt Block: Too much flavoring ingredients on top, including way too much dried jalapeno that overpowered everything. Couldn't taste the fish at all.
Aji Tataki: Okay.
Seaweed Vinegar: Pretty good.
Sushi Tasting: Poor. Dried/Hard rice. Again, too much flavoring. Couldn't taste the fish anymore. The uni was okay though. But the roasted nori was already soggy and not crisp anymore by the time it reached our table. Very disappointing.

I will not return to this place again and will not recommend this place to my friends.

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Reviewed June 23, 2014
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