We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Bushi-Tei - CLOSED

1638 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3604
+1 415-440-4959
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
12 Apr 2012
“Loved it.”
12 Apr 2012
“Fine food and well priced wine ... who cares whether it's French or Japanese”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Japanese, American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
1638 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3604
All Details
Reviews (33)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 31 reviews

Reviewed 12 April 2012

My husband and I had a wonderful meal at Bushi-Tei last week. Decor is lovely and the atmosphere was comfortable and relaxed. Our server was very attentive and accommodating. The owner is on his toes and he obviously cares about providing excellent service. Our meals...More

2  Thank jandow
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I visited San Francisco with wife from 31 March to 6 April and set about organising a gourmet marathon. We dined on seven successive nights in AQ, Gary Danko, Garibaldi, Per Diem, Slanted Door, Bushi Tei and Velvet Room in Clift hotel. I am writing...More

2  Thank raysy
Reviewed 11 April 2012

I wanted to like this place; I really did. I had been intrigued by it for a while and when my roommate decided to host dinner at Bushi-Tei to celebrate his graduation from a doctoral program, I was excited to give it a whirl! The...More

1  Thank lavidashannon
Reviewed 2 March 2012

This Asian Fusion place across from the Kabuki Hotel in Japantown was great. While my husband was underwhelmed by the pork loin, which he found too bland, we were both WOWED by the soy-braised ribs. These came with a delicate shallot cream, smoked mashed potatoes,...More

Thank dolby05
Reviewed 22 February 2012

Good food, inventive, in a very nice restaurant with original decor and very friendly service.

Thank MrArno
Reviewed 13 February 2012

My wife and I had dinner here after several recommendations . The restaurant is small with mostly banquette style seating with light curtains separating the diners. Somewhat noisy. First offered a table on the stairway landing,but did not choose due to the total lack of...More

Thank drishi
Reviewed 23 December 2011

This is the second time that we have dined at this restaurant and it was not a disappointment. We had first come here in November when we flew to San Francisco to attend a Keiko Matsui concert as it was across the street from where...More

Thank 85CXPrestige
Reviewed 12 October 2011

was very good. Service was great as well. Price is reasonable at $55.

Thank pinoy99
Reviewed 7 October 2011

Just left Bushi-Tei feeling very satisfied. Our meal was exquisite, comprising of torched tuna, velvety tofu mousse, Tokyo duck, handmade noodles and black cod with sausage. All dishes were uniquely designed with great care. The Japanese perfection combined with the French style sauces made for...More

Thank Lyndeen
Reviewed 21 May 2011

Japan/french cuisine. Was really good and the atmosphere of the restaurant was nice and romantic. We would definitely recommend it.

Thank delphil68
Nearby HotelsSee all 230 hotels in San Francisco
Hotel Kabuki, a Joie de Vivre hotel
2,283 reviews
.05 km away
Kimpton Buchanan
659 reviews
.17 km away
Queen Anne Hotel
671 reviews
.23 km away
Hotel Majestic
650 reviews
.32 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Kippu Japanese Restaurant
124 reviews
.11 km away
79 reviews
.02 km away
Kui Shin Bo
70 reviews
.08 km away
Ramen Yamadaya
109 reviews
.11 km away
Nearby Attractions
St. Mary's Cathedral
113 reviews
.32 km away
418 reviews
.42 km away
Fillmore Street
95 reviews
.50 km away
Japan Center
110 reviews
.42 km away
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1638 Post St, San Francisco, CA 94115-3604
    (Laguna Street)
  • Public Transportation: Japantown. Post and Laguna.
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > Japantown
  • Neighbourhood: Japantown
  • Phone Number: +1 415-440-4959
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing