Nihon Whisky Lounge

Whisky Bar, Sushi, Japanese
$ $ $
1779 Folsom St (at 14th St)
San Francisco, CA 94103
(415) 552-4400
5:30pm - 1:30am
5:30pm - 1:30am
5:30pm - 1:30am
5:30pm - 1:30am
5:30pm - 1:30am



  • Finish your meal with the uni spoon. Incredible!
  • order a sazerac and sip slowly
  • Amazing selection of single malt scotches. Half pours so you can try plenty of stuff. And knowledgeable bartenders to make good recommendations. This spot is one of my new favorites.
  • Get the Thunderbird house roll.
  • Classy and intimate spot in the most random part of the Mission. Great selection of whisky, superb happy hour, and get the agedashi tofu with a side of rice.
  • SF Weeklys Best Of 2011 Winner Editorial Pick BEST WHISKY COLLECTIONNihon beats them all with a staggering 450 different bottles, about 330 of those being single-malt Scotch
  • Drink Scotch from Scotland
  • 1/2 off numerous items on their food and drink menu during happy hour.
  • Great service, amazing food an good atmosphere, that suits a well made whiskey cocktails. Try the Hamachi Shitake
  • Amanda is a fantastic bar tender!
  • For relaxing times make it Suntory time.
  • Very knowledgeable staff, get the hakushu heavily peated
  • Over 400 whiskeys here
  • Best Sushi Ever
  • Everything is great here and Sybelle makes me always feel right at home!
  • Devil's Manhattan is a must.
  • With 450 bottles of whiskey at display there's a lot to look at if you sit in bar. The staff knows what they are talking about and are very friendly and helpful. The whiskey cocktails are amazing too!
  • Get the salmon belly and the fries during happy hour. Starred menu items are half price, downstairs seating only. 5:30 - 7pm.
  • Uni spoons are awesome
  • Happy hour.

Nearby places

82 14th St (at Folsom St)
1799 Mission St (at 14th St)
1539 Folsom St (at Norfolk St)