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Benu

4.7 (557) $$$$ $$$$ Modern, Asian, Californian, Fine Dining

Description

Summary: An elegant blend of Asian and American flavors in SoMa.

Benu in SoMa dazzles with its minimalist charm and a bold tasting menu that marries Asian-American flavors with French techniques. The venue's serene decor and Zen courtyard set the stage for an immersive dining experience. Guests can savor dishes such as barbecued quail and faux shark's fin soup, complemented by an award-winning wine and sake selection managed by Master Sommelier Yoon Ha. The restaurant's commitment to innovation is evident in its constantly evolving menu, which provides both returning diners and first-timers with a memorable gastronomic journey.

Awards

Michelin
3 Stars
AAA
5 Diamonds
Forbes
5 Stars
La Liste
Score 95.0 / 100 2023
Ranked # 189 in the World 2023
James Beard
Outstanding Wine Program - Winner 2019
Outstanding Chef - Nominee 2020
Outstanding Chef - Nominee 2019
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Gayot
2 Toques
2 Toques
Hot 10 SF Restaurants
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Google
Superb
50 Best
Ranked # 28 in the World 2021
Discovery
Ranked # 47 in the World 2019

Location

22 Hawthorne St, San Francisco, CA 94105

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