CONNECTCRE: Transbay JPA Inks Rooftop Restaurant at Salesforce Transit Center

The Transbay Joint Powers Authority approved a 15-year lease for its one-of-a-kind restaurant space atop the Salesforce Transit Center to JSSK Group, an experiential restaurant management and hospitality venture. The nearly 5,000-square-foot restaurant, in addition to an outdoor rooftop lounge, will be home to a Japanese restaurant concept featuring California Japanese Cuisine by acclaimed, award-winning […]

SFGATE: Rooftop Japanese restaurant coming to Transbay transit center

Fine dining is coming to the Transbay transit center. Shotaro “Sho” Kamio, the chef behind Berkeley restaurant Iyasare, and his partner, Josh Sigel, just had a 15-year lease approved for a restaurant and lounge on the rooftop of the sparkling new transit center. It will be a Japanese restaurant, but no name or opening date […]

MERCURY NEWS: Berkeley chef to open rooftop restaurant at Salesforce Transit Center

Salesforce Park, the 5.4 acre living roof that’s now open to the public in San Francisco, will soon have a new culinary addition. A Japanese fine dining restaurant and lounge is coming to the top of the Salesforce Transit Center from acclaimed chef Shotaro Kamio of Berkeley’s Iyasare. Together with his business partner Josh Sigel, who […]

KRON4: Japanese restaurant, rooftop lounge to come at SF’s Salesforce Transit Center

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) — The Transbay Joint Powers Authority (TJPA) announced Thursday the approval of a 15-year lease for its space atop the Salesforce Transit Center to JSSK Group, an experiential restaurant management and hospitality venture. The space will be converted to a Japanese restaurant concept featuring California Japanese Cuisine by acclaimed, award-winning Chef Shotaro […]

SF. EATER: Salesforce Transit Center Getting Rooftop Restaurant From Iyasare Chef

SF’s $2.2 billion dollar Salesforce Transit Center is finally getting a tenant for its rooftop restaurant space. The elevated park, which reopened in July after a surprise 10-month closure for repairs, will welcome an upscale Japanese restaurant from the chef behind Berkeley’s Iyasare, one of Eater’s 38 Essential East Bay restaurants. The SF Chronicle reported the news, with the SF Business Times […]

BIZ JOURNALS: Transbay lands restaurant operator for upscale rooftop space

The Salesforce Transit Center has landed a long-sought tenant for its rooftop restaurant space, with some hefty concessions included in the deal. The Transbay Joint Powers Authority will vote this week on a lease agreement with upscale California Japanese restaurant operator, JSSK One LLC. The new restaurant will occupy 9,600 square feet, but will only […]

SFIST: Upscale Japanese Spot From Iyasare Chef Headed For Transit Center Roof

A prominent, currently unfinished restaurant space in the middle of Salesforce Park, on the roof of the Transbay Transit Center, finally has a taker. That taker is a restaurant group led by acclaimed Japanese chef Shotaro “Sho” Kamio and his business partner Josh Sigel, called JSSK Group. Most details about the planned restaurant are still […]

SF. CHRONICLE: Rooftop restaurant coming to Salesforce Park in Transbay

Rooftop dining is coming to Salesforce Park above the Transbay transit center in downtown San Francisco. JSSK Group leased the dining and lounge space and will combine Californian cooking with Japanese influences. The Transbay Joint Powers Authority, which controls the $2.2 billion building formally known as the Salesforce Transit Center, is expected to give final approval to the lease […]