Frequently Asked Questions
- Is the restaurant in a separate area from
The restaurant is under the guidance of renowned Executive Chef Sho Kamio, and
can accommodate parties of most sizes. The jazz club with a state of the art
sound system is open nightly for live music. There is also a bar and lounge
area where food and drinks are served. Tickets are required to be admitted in
the club. TAKE A VIRTUAL TOUR of SF RESTAURANT & CLUB
- Is photography allowed during the show?
NO photography or recording of any kind is allowed during the live performances without prior approval from artist. For press related inquiries, email firstname.lastname@example.org
- How does the seating work?
The club doors open 15-30 minutes before the shows begin. You have several seating options. For full detail CLICK HERE.
- Is there a drink minimum?
is a one drink minimum per person during the show. The drink can be substituted
with a purchase of any item from the club menu.
- Is the Jazz Club seating auditorium style?
club seating is cabaret style with each table shared by up to 4 people. There are also a
limited number of 2 person tables.
- Can I pick a specific table in
Yes. There are options that allow you to select your seats as you purchase your tickets in advance. Additional fees will apply. The option to choose seats is turned off after 12 noon on the day of show. Yoshi's reserves the right to hold back certain tables for large groups, guests of the artist, guests with special needs, etc...For seating options, CLICK HERE
- Is a restaurant reservation necessary?
reservation is highly recommended if you plan to dine prior to the show. Reservations can be made either by calling 415.655.5600 or online via OPEN TABLE. Casual dining is available in the bar/lounge area without prior reservation; however space can be limited especially on weekends. You can also order food & drinks while watching the show in the club. Make your restaurant reservations at least 75 minutes before the show in order to ensure an excellent dining experience. If you're bringing a large group, consider making your reservation 2 hours before show time.
- How long are the shows?
of our shows run between 70 and 90 minutes. On some occasions shows may run
shorter or longer than the average time.
- Is there an age limit?
our shows are all-ages unless noted otherwise for some restricted shows. However, it is live music and some shows may be too
loud for infants and toddlers.
- Is there a dress code?
Yoshi’s does not have an enforced dress code. Most of our patrons come in business
casual attire. Formal attire is recommended on such nights as Valentine’s or
New Years Eve, but not required.
- Is Yoshi’s available for group
Absolutely. We are happy to help plan events ranging from
10 person celebrations, to 50 person private parties, to 300+ person full space
rentals. Please contact our Private
Events Director, Jim Wallace, at email@example.com,
or call 415/655-5605.
- I received a Yoshi’s gift card/certificate as a
present. How do I use it to purchase show tickets in advance?
the box office at 415.655.5600 to reserve tickets using the gift card/certificate.
Have the gift card/certificate handy when you call. Gift card/certificates never expire and are good for show tickets, Yoshi’s merchandise or dinner and drinks in the jazz club or restaurant.
- How far in advance can i buy tickets?
usually go on sale 1 to 2 months in advance. Please check out our calendar HERE. to see what’s on sale and who’s coming soon. JOIN OUR EMAIL LIST to receive updates when shows go on sale and exclusive discount offers.
- Can I bring my own cake or bottle of wine to
the restaurant or club?
Yes. Additional corkage/cake fees will apply.
- What type of parking is available? How about public transportation?
For your convenience, there's a garage located directly underneath Yoshi's for a flat fee of $12. Enter on Eddy Street. Avoid parking at Safeway next door as your vehicle may get towed. Check www.bart.gov for closest bart station.