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Flying Ninja Sushi and Bar

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Fisherman’s Wharf
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461 Jefferson St, San Francisco, CA 94109-1314
+1 415-292-6255
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago 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 roll. The chef special was great, the waitress asked what we liked and did not... More 

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Thank Jim M
Fort McMurray, Alberta Canada
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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. I felt the portions were good and sushi was fresh and it was reasonably priced.... More 

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Thank mphall2013
Singapore, Singapore
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510 reviews
316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 220 helpful votes
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 correct taking into account the amount of food served.

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Thank lcfb
Moncton, Canada
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87 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
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.

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Thank retsekud
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
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 for a Tuesday night but overall a nice experience.

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Thank Mike K
Atlanta, Georgia
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44 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Cosmosvisit
Santa Clara, California
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213 reviews
114 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016

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

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Thank Breakfast-42D2
London, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
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 roll, 2 other roll, shrimp tempura, kappa maki roll, edamame and gyoza. Service was pleasant... More 

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Thank PMMNewYork
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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326 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016

This is an average restaurant for Sushi and Asian food. It is the Fisherman Wharf tourist are, so if you have the time go out side the tourist area and look for a better place.

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Thank Jorge P
Coral Springs, Florida
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32 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

We were at the Fishermans Wharf and looking to get Sushi. We discovered the Flying Ninja. We had rolls and they were average. I guess if we would of ventured to Japantown, we would of got a lot better. The prices are average and the service was good. We sat outside and enjoyed the foot traffic. There's a Ben and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 after a day at Alcatraz and the Golden Gate Bridge. Don't forget to say hello to the adorable sea lions that make this neighbourhood a true San Francisco treat.
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