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Masa's Restaurant - CLOSED

648 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3509
+1 415-989-7154
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good14%
  • Average14%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible4%
22 Mar 2016
“The BEST RESTURANT on the PLANET”
3 Nov 2015
“Amazing experience”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
American, French, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
648 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3509
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1 - 10 of 73 reviews

Reviewed 23 March 2016

I can never say enough about this place. Its worth every penny and more. Everything about this place will bow you away. I had the pleasure of seeing Robin Williams there a few times. Many experienced diners will agree, there's no greater place for fine...More

Thank 4JMP
Reviewed 4 November 2015

Myself and a colleague had dinner here to celebrate our birthday while on a business trip. Had 7 courses with matching wine. We were served 14 different courses and 14 different wines. The food, the presentation, the service was impeccable. Wow! If you are in...More

Thank jadm414
Reviewed 20 October 2013

Nicely renovated inside. Also a very central position The service was appalling- slow & unfriendly. We arrived for breakfast and was told we were too late and that there were too many orders ahead of us and that the kitchen was closing at 10. So...More

Thank Lyndylou18
Reviewed 15 February 2013

Excellent tastes along with wonderful wine pairings. Unfortunately, chef is leaving and restaurant, to my knowledge, is closing. I understand that in future, the chef will be opening a new restaurant.

Thank adnill
Reviewed 3 February 2013

After a long flight from Melbourne, Australia we were looking for a low key quiet dinner before slouching off to bed to catch up with the jet lag. This restaurant is attached to the Executive Hotel Vintage Court @ 650 Bush St and residents get...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Food was excellent, as expected for the price, but the service was a bit rushed. Thought there should have been more "little bites", you know the small little special tastings that the chef provides as a surprise in between courses. Wine was paired and was...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 4 January 2013

I've known of Masa's for ever, it's been around. There are a lot of mixed reviews on here and I'm sorry to say this is one of them. First off the food was tasty and well made, but nothing was exciting. It did not have...More

Thank Quique02
Reviewed 4 January 2013

We enjoyed a wonderful meal at Masa's on New Year's Eve. The decor is lovely, with an eclectic use of modern art and fixtures alongside traditional toile upholstered seating. The setting was made even more festive by the addition of white, silver and black balloons...More

Thank 5heartfamily
Reviewed 2 January 2013

We had a wonderful time here, great food, service, atmosphere. It couldn't have been better. I think it was worth every penny!

Thank Andie C
Reviewed 30 December 2012

We had a very lovely dinner last night at Masa's. The few things that weren't quite right were fairly minor but I was a bit disappointed that the "wow" moments were far less frequent than the "this is really good" ones. The positives: Very friendly...More

Thank Wineandfoodcouple
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awaits behind the stone-carved dragon gates. Feast on
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gather at historic Portsmouth Square to play chess or
practice Tai Chi. Fish markets, produce stands,
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$90 - US$150
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 648 Bush St, San Francisco, CA 94108-3509
    (Powell)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-989-7154
  • E-mail
Description
Warm chocolate brown walls, subdued lighting and fresh roses on every table provide the perfect backdrop for the visual and sensual artistry that is Masa’s. Adjacent to Executive Hotel Vintage Court on the boarder of San Francisco’s Union Square and Nob Hill, Masa’s offers superlative service and exquisite California French cuisine elevated to new heights by Executive Chef Gregory Short. For over 25 years and continuing in the tradition of legendary founder Masataki Kobayashi, Masa’s has made its reputation with a succession of world-renowned chefs that have deftly walked the line between culinary adventure and classicism. Chef Short and Master Sommelier Alan Murray delight in presenting nightly three-, four- and seven-course tasting menus highlighting the best of the season and region, the restaurant’s 800-strong wine list, and otherworldly cocktails at the exclusive bar. "The French Laundry influences are evident..." -M. Bauer, San Francisco Chronicle's Top 100 Restaurants
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