HelpiOS AppAndroid AppWindows Phone AppWindows 8 App

Make a reservation

Party Size
For 2
Date
Sat, 2/17
Time
8:00 PM
icon/ic_informationCreated with Sketch.
You must make reservations at least 5 minutes in advance of the time at Otoro Sushi.
icon/ic_social_proofCreated with Sketch.
Booked 22 times today

Otoro Sushi

4.6
471 reviews
icon/ic_price_rangeCreated with Sketch.
$30 and under
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Japanese
Top Tags:
  • Casual
  • Creative Cuisine
  • Neighborhood Gem
Otoro Sushi is a hidden gem in the Hayes Valley. Our sushi experts will go to great lengths to bring you the freshest ingredients to offer San Francisco Bay Area patrons Japan"s best traditional sushi and tapas. Otoro Sushi is perfect for small groups and also has a wonderful sake and wine selection.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
icon/ic_cuisineCreated with Sketch.
Cuisines
Japanese, Sushi
icon/ic_clockCreated with Sketch.
Hours of operation


Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:00 AM - 2:30 PM.

Dinner: Monday - Thursday: 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM, Friday - Saturday: 5:00 PM - 10:30 PM.
icon/ic_phoneCreated with Sketch.
Phone number
(415) 553-3986
icon/ic_new_windowCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_paymentCreated with Sketch.
Payment options
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
icon/ic_dress_codeCreated with Sketch.
Dress code
Casual Dress
icon/ic_locationCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_neighborhoodCreated with Sketch.
icon/ic_cross_streetCreated with Sketch.
Cross street
Gough St.
Additional
Beer, Counter Seating, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 471 People Are Saying
Overall ratings and reviews
Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant
4.6  based on recent ratings
4.4
food
4.5
service
4.1
ambience
4.2
value
Noise · Moderate
84% of people would recommend it to a friend
  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1
Sort by
Newest
Filters
vipLglj (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined 2 days ago

The sashmi was wonderfully fresh and expertly presented. There was an outstanding selection of sake and the service was quick and very attentive to all our needs. This restaurant shot to the top of my list of favorites and I will definitely be back.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined 3 days ago

Love the food but it was freezing inside and people kept hitting the button to open door over and over. Maybe relocate the automatic door opener where people don’t wait?

Report
Helpful
JEMB (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Very professional and attentive service. Tasty and creative specials with many different choices to make up a unique meal.

Report
Helpful
vipAhkuei (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on February 11, 2018

Hamachi carpaccio was outstanding!

Toro wasn't as good this evening. It's good but not like the ones you have in Japan. It lacks the natural sweetness.

Pork Belly, normally my fav, was a little on the sweet side.

Miso eggplant is very good.

Still will definitely come back though.

Report
Helpful
TonyK 
4.0  Dined on February 9, 2018

The sushi was great! Very fresh. Also had Nabeyaki Soba which was a little disappointing. Very sparse on substantive contents. Was mostly noodles and broth. Needs more of the other ingredients.

Otherwise service was great and our reservation got us past the queue immediately,

Report
Helpful
vipOpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 26, 2018

Amazing sushi and friendly service!

Report
Helpful
vipTraveler (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

The rainbow roll was good, but the veg tempura roll was not. The silver saki sampler was fine.

Report
Helpful
Coolness77 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on January 20, 2018

Had pre-theatre meal here with the wife and was not disappointed. One of the better sushi restaurants we've been to. Restaurant is small but lively on a Saturday evening. Everything we've had was excellent. The nigiri was fresh and some of the fish are straight from Japan (see the specials board). For appetizer, I went for the Agedashi Tofu and Shiitake Tsumire. For sushi, I had the Otoro, Hon-Maguro (Bluefin Tuna), Hamachi and Saba nigiri. Also had the Otoro special roll which was delicious! Wife also had the Tempura Udon which was flavorful. Everything was reasonably priced as our bill came out to just over $100, which included a bottle of Sake! No complaints about service as our waitress was attentive and friendly. Would definitely come here again when we're in the area.

Report
Helpful
Jenzen (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on January 8, 2018

Wish you had a happy hour!!! We would come everyday!!

Report
Helpful
Judymanynames (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on January 2, 2018

Pretty basic sushi place. Great service but nothing exceptional about food. Zero ambiance

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (New England)
5.0  Dined on December 20, 2017

So good the first time I went back the following week and I live 1.5 hours away. The quality of the fish is high and the service is great. Lots of energy in the room.

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (San Francisco)
4.0  Dined on December 15, 2017

Good restaurant food was good service was quick all around good experience.

Report
Helpful
SFNative95 (San Francisco)
5.0  Dined on December 4, 2017

Consistent, fresh and delicious for years that’s ! that’s why I keep going back even though I don’t live in the neighborhood anymore. I’ll still hop in a cab and go across town to this place.

Report
Helpful
UfAf (San Francisco)
3.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

Extremely ordinary. Fine, nothing wrong exactly, but hardly worth a special trip

Report
Helpful
OpenTable Diner (San Diego)
4.0  Dined on December 1, 2017

Quick service, friendly staff, decent food. Would recommend to people in the area

Report
Helpful
1
2
3
32