From Our Editors
Sushi Shoh: A User’s Guide
- Appetizer: pan-fried red snapper with garlic-butter sauce
- Sashimi: albacore tataki
- Entree: grilled angus beef on skewers
- Dessert: green-tea cheesecake
Where to Sit: Grab a seat at the sushi bar to watch the chefs at work.
Inside Tip: Sushi Shoh delivers for free with a minimum order of $20.
Yakitori: bite-size pieces of seafood or meat that chefs grill on skewers.
Sashimi: sliced raw fish or meat that, unlike sushi, is not served with rice.
Omakase: chef-selected multicourse dinner, typically focusing on sushi. The word can be approximately translated as "I trust you"—a sign of confidence in the chef's craft.
While You’re in the Neighborhood
Before: Browse some of the French-inspired boutique apparel and accessories at GG’s (111 W. Portal Avenue).
After: Buy a couple bottles of cabernet sauvignon at San Francisco Wine Trading Company (250 Taraval Street).