Roka Akor San Francisco in the news!

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Food Shots and Menus for Roka Akor, Opening Thursday

Carolyn Alburger | Photo: Carolyn Alburger | June 26, 2013 A preview of Jackson Square’s new Japanese restaurant and bar. Mendocino uni with lime and chicharrones. (1 of 11) Butterfish tatatki with white asparagus and yuzu, a signature dish at … Read More


Roka Akor opens today in San Francisco

Roka Akor Roka Akor is the restaurant that is trending around the local food mediaverse this week. That is because the high-profile Japanese steak/sushi chain opens today in downtown San Francisco, clocking in at nearly 200 seats over two levels. Roka … Read More


Robata Grill Roka Akor Opens Today

  Photo by Sharon Vaknin By Tamara Palmer Roka Akor (801 Montgomery St.) debuts today in San Francisco’s Jackson Square area. The Japanese robata grill and sushi restaurant is an extension of a brand that also operates in Scottsdale and Chicago, and … Read More


Roka Akor Opens in Jackson Square

A restaurant with a Japanese flair that is part steakhouse, part seafood and sushi haven, Roka Akor is opening its doors in Jackson Square on Thursday. The restaurant, which already has locations in Chicago and Scottsdale, is being led in … Read More


Roka Akor San Francisco behind the scenes

Japanese in Jackson Square About a month ago, we shared news that Roka Akor (801 Montgomery Street) brought on local bar master Daniel Hyatt to oversee their booze program. Sources say he’s been told to do “whatever he wants,” which will translate into lots of whisky … Read More


Sneak Peek of Roka Akor San Francisco

By Tamara Palmer Roka Akor, a Japanese robata grill and sushi restaurant, is projected to open in San Francisco’s Jackson Square (801 Montgomery Street) in late June or early July. The restaurant will be the first location in San Francisco; Roka … Read More


ROKA AKOR to Open in San Francisco’s Jackson Square Neighborhood in June 2013

Modern Japanese Restaurant to Offer Robata Cuisine, Seasonal Sushi, And ROKA BAR Featuring Handcrafted Cocktails, Whiskey, Super-Premium Sake, House-Infused Shochu and An Extensive Wine List SAN FRANCISCO (April 11, 2013) – ROKA AKOR, a stylish prime steak, seafood and sushi restaurant that specializes … Read More


Daniel Hyatt discusses his new gig at the forthcoming Roka Akor

Former Bar Star Daniel Hyatt was enjoying his free agent status after leaving his longtime post at the Alembic in January. Then, he got a message on Facebook from Roka Akor‘s beverage director Robb Holder about running the show at theupcoming San Francisco … Read More


Roka Akor to Open in June With Former Alembic Bar Star Daniel Hyatt Doing Drinks

It seems as though upscale sushi spot and Japanese steakhouse Roka Akor (Jackson and Montgomery) is on target for their aforementioned summer debut. Today they issue a release saying June will be the timeframe, and announcing that formerAlembic bar manager Daniel Hyatt, a … Read More