The Japan Center Main Garage charges $2 per hour from 9:00 a.m. to noon, $3.50 per hour from noon to 3:00 p.m., $2.50 per hour from 3:00 p.m. to midnight, and $1 per hour from midnight to 9:00 a.m. You can save $2 on your parking on weekdays if you enter before 8:30 a.m. and stay a minimum of 3 hours. The garage is open 5:00 a.m. to 2:30 a.m. Monday through Friday and 6:30 a.m. to 3:00 a.m. Saturday and Sunday.
There are many excellent eateries in this very distinct San Francisco neighborhood, such as Izumiya, Ino Sushi, Kiss Seafood, Isobune Sushi, On the Bridge, Sapporo-Ya/Fuku Sushi, Mifune Restaurant, and Mums - Home of Shabu Shabu. Menu items run the gastronomic gamut from sushi, sashimi, and tempura to noodle dishes and chicken, beef, and fish teriyaki. Of course, you'll want to complement your meal with some sake.