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San Francisco Restaurants

Nojo

  • 231 Franklin St. Map It
  • Hayes Valley
  • Japanese

Updated 01/30/2015

Fodor's Review

For a little bonhomie before the symphony, this buzzy yakitori and izakaya spot serves stellar Japanese pub food, made from Bay Area ingredients. The menu is divided into items "on a stick" and "not on a stick." Much of the "stick" is yakitori (grilled chicken), like chicken skin with matcha sea salt and tsukune (a chicken meatball) with egg yolk sauce. Not on a stick is the savory, rich custard, chawan mushi, with Dungeness crabmeat and shiitake mushrooms.

Seating is at bamboo tables in a mod-Japanese-slash-San Franciscan setting with windows overlooking Hayes Valley's main thoroughfare of Franklin. There are 20 sakes by the glass. Nojo requires a credit card number to hold a reservation.

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Restaurant Information

Address:

231 Franklin St., San Francisco, California, 94102, United States

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Phone:

415-896–4587

Website: www.nojosf.com

Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Tues. No lunch.

Updated 01/30/2015

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