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Roy's - San Francisco

575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
+1 415-777-0277
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“butterfish” (30 reviews)
“roy's trio” (8 reviews)
“mahi” (8 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Asian, Hawaiian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
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1 - 10 of 277 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our 3rd consecutive Thanksgiving in San Francisco and I am still looking for a restaurant that will become our traditional holiday location. Unfortunately, Roy's is not it. the atmosphere was relaxed and the restaurant was at 85% capacity for our 5:30 seating. The...More

Thank swilliams889
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It didn'lt live up to its reviews. Nice decor. The waiter was over the top and not ultra friendly. Extensive menu. The food was OK but not as good as expecting. Actually quite disappointed with the whloe evening.

Thank Di S
Reviewed 10 November 2017

The place offers really good choice of meals, through seafood to steaks, everything is good, including starters, appetizers and main course. If your company is big enough I would recommend sitting in a library room - quite a stylish place providing an image of real...More

Thank Myraubatyr
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My husband and I have been to other Roy restaurants (Hawaii) and didn't find this to be as good as his other restaurants or didn't have the wow factor. We ordered the Maui Wowie Salad to start. The salad is supposed to contain shrimp, feta,...More

Thank kbird87
Reviewed 22 October 2017

High end Hawaiian style fare. We have not been here in a while. Ordered the Canoe for Four - ribs, yakitori, and satay were very good, tuna roll, nothing special, lobster potsticker, could not discern the lobster. We all had the Roy's Trio - Salmon,...More

Thank L H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Two business dinners at Roy’s this week. Always a solid place for dinner and they have a very good wine and spirits menu. Good wait staff and the food service is pretty quick so you don’t spend tons of time waiting for your food even...More

Thank Jonathan B
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We had a lovely dinner which started out with Lobster Bisque. I never can have a bisque in a regular restaurant because it always is made with cream. This bisque was dairy free and delicious, with just the right amount of heat and flavor. The...More

Thank NanaKiki48
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Came here for dinner and was disappointed. It started off great with reservations that mentioned a special no to low salt diet which the waiter was well aware of and made a point to confirm upon seating. That and he were the highpoints because it...More

Thank scottderrick
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

My visit to Roy's in SF was very disappointing, food and service was less than mediocre. The Restuarant does not meet up to the standards of all the other Roy's both in Hawaii and California, management should be embarrassed. We have never had a bad...More

Thank mhom001
Reviewed 28 September 2017

I was familiar with Roy's in Hawaii but was surprised to learn of a location in San Francisco. We made reservations and when we arrived we were seated promptly. The hostess and the staff were very friendly. We started our meal with an appetizer of...More

Thank Richard G
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find boutique shopping. Although it’s the epicenter
for tech startups in the city, visitors will be able
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restaurants, and the San Francisco Giants now call
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KCIGM
2 November 2017|
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Response from Quasarsoujourner01 | Reviewed this property |
Roy's has fixed menu and daily specials. So it is readonable to have Specials on particular holidays. Check web and call in as a final confirmation.
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Brian S
2 March 2017|
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Response from Doctor G | Reviewed this property |
This is San Francisco. Anything goes
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 575 Mission St, San Francisco, CA 94105-2933
    (Between 1st and 2nd)
  • Public Transportation: BART (Montgomery Exit) MUNI (Mission #12)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Francisco>  > SoMa
  • Neighbourhood: SoMa
  • Phone Number: +1 415-777-0277
  • E-mail
Description
Blending classic techniques with adventurous Pacific Rim flavors, culinary pioneer Roy Yamaguchi created an entirely new approach to fine dining. The first Roy's opened in Honolulu in 1988 and we've spread our warm hospitality and passion for innovative and creative cuisine around the world ever since. Indulge in one of our spectacular cocktails or choose a glass from our award-winning wine list while you discover the fresh ingredients and outstanding seafood, expertly prepared by our local chefs that made us famous.
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