May 16, 2021


All Things Delicious

A single of Tokyo’s most well-known curry chains is coming to SF

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Hinoya Curry, 1 of Tokyo’s most popular curry chains, is bringing its Japanese curry to San Francisco.

Koichi S. through Yelp

One particular of the most common Japanese curry chains in Tokyo is producing its way to San Francisco. Barry Louie and Thomas Uehara, who are both of those from Northern California but have put in the earlier 25 decades dwelling in Japan, will open up Hinoya Curry this week at 3347 Fillmore St. in the Marina District, in accordance to Eater.

Hinoya Curry is a well-known chain with much more than 60 areas largely in the Tokyo area — Louie and Uehara imagine it to be the to start with main Japanese curry brand to open a cafe in the Bay Region. They had been impressed to open up a place here immediately after observing how popular curry was in Japan, and noticed the possible for the dish to acquire off in the US.

“We want to make Japanese curry more mainstream — like ramen or sushi or wonton noodles,” Louie explained to Eater.

Hinoya Curry is slated to open up for takeout and outside dining on Saturday, Feb. 13, with a small menu of curry rice, pork katsu curry, chicken katsu curry and chicken karaage more than curry, as effectively as a collection of Japanese beer and sake. The restaurant’s curry will be produced of roux blocks transported straight from Japan blended with beef broth, cooked for everywhere from 48 to 100 several hours. A extra intensive menu, including vegetarian alternatives, is prepared for even further down the line.

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