Maruya – Mission, San Francisco

Maruya – Mission, San Francisco

Time: Saturday. June 18, 2014. 8:00 PM. Reservation.
Location: Mission, San Francisco
Address: 2931 16th St
Website: maruyasf.com
Cuisine:  Japanese (sushi)
Party Size:  2 (M&V)
Order:  Masa-Hide Omakase
Pre-tip Cost: $ 387 [$356 food & drink; $31 tax]
Verdict:  Maruya is a strong contender in the ‘best sushi in SF’ discussion.

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Eiji – Castro, San Francisco

Time: Sunday. June 15, 2014. 7:00 PM. Reservation.
Location: Castro, San Francisco
Address: 317 Sanchez St
Website: none
Cuisine:  Japanese (tofu)
Party Size:  4 (M&V; M&E)
Order:  Various small plates, 2 homemade tofu, mixed nigiri, desserts
Pre-tip Cost: $140 [$129 food & drink; $11 tax]
Verdict:  Worth it for the house made tofu alone, the rest is just a bonus.

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Marlowe – SoMa, San Francisco

Time: Saturday. June 14, 2014. 8:00 PM. Reservation.
Location: SoMa, San Francisco
Address: 330 Townsend St
Website: marlowesf.com
Cuisine:  American (New)
Party Size:  6 (M&V; L&Y; K&S)
Order:  5 entrees, 9 appetizers, 1 dessert, 8 glasses of wine, 2 espresso
Pre-tip Cost: $364 [$325 food & drink; $29 tax; $10 healthy SF]
Verdict:  We had some Mar-highs and some Mar-lows.

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