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Flying Ninja Sushi and Bar

461 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1314
+1 415-292-6255
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good32%
  • Average25%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
461 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1314
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1 - 10 of 93 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Flying Ninja was convenient for the hotel I was at. Fairly standard menu but good sushi. I'd happily eat here again.

Thank N_McL
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We were absolutely blessed to happen upon this gem. We were greeted with a friendly smile and sat at the sushi bar. The fish was displayed beautifully and the sushi chef immediately made our selection - crisp white coat and brilliantly sharp knife. We had...More

1  Thank Mangawhare
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My fiancée and I visited Flying Ninja Sushi on Easter Sunday. We were pleasantly surprised they were open. Service was good and fast and the sushi was amazing! The Lion King roll was our absolute favorite. We also really enjoyed Seattle roll and Bay scallop...More

Thank Jim M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Upon being seated we were told it was 20 minutes to closing time. No biggie, it was just two of us and we knew what we wanted. We order a side of steamed rice, two orders of Maki rolls and a few pieces of Nigiri....More

Thank mphall2013
Reviewed 11 March 2017

We stopped in this place whilst walking around fisherman's wharf. First we stopped on the terrace then we moved inside. Sushis and sashimi were great. Service was also great. We enjoyed this place. The check totaled $200 for 5 including drinks and soups which was...More

Thank lcfb
Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

Fast service and fresh sushi. I had gone to a couple different sushi bars while in SF and this was defiantly the better of the two. Good size portions that were not all rice.

Thank retsekud
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Tired of crabs and clams I decided to visit Flying Ninja and was pleased by the results. There were quite a few options for rolls so I picked the Shrek roll (good), the Bay Scallop (baked) roll (really good) and the XXX (really good). Empty...More

Thank Mike K
Reviewed 25 August 2016

It is not very exciting. We got a comb entree. A lot of rice in the rolls. The spicy tuna was inedible. Ick.

Thank Cosmosvisit
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Amidst many tourist oriented restaurants this sushi place is quite reasonable. We actually came back twice.

Thank Breakfast-42D2
Reviewed 26 July 2016

We were staying close by and were too tired to venture far from our hotel. Although very hesitant to go to a sushi restaurant in such a touristy area, we were pleasantly surprised. We visited on a Monday evening and ordered a Golden Gate Bridge...More

Thank PMMNewYork
Fisherman’s Wharf
Packed with family-friendly entertainment, quality
hotels, and good food, there’s something for everyone
at Fisherman’s Wharf. From street performers and
historic cable cars to art galleries and museums, a
postcard-worthy photo is available on every corner.
Bring your appetite: seafood lovers will be rewarded
with Dungeness crab and sourdough bread bowls, while
Ghirardelli Square will satiate anyone’s sweet tooth
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 461 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1314
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Neighbourhood: Fisherman’s Wharf
  • Phone Number: +1 415-292-6255
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