About Us


Since its inception in Oct. 2006, Katachi has become the largest retailer of decorative Anime and functional Japanese Swords (katana) in the Bay Area. Located in the heart of Japantown San Francisco, we carry over 70 styles of katanas. The vast selection of swords will definitely satisfy any discerning customers taste. Our current line of swords include Musashi, Ryumon, Ten Ryu and among many others. We are constantly looking for more manufacturers that meet our customer’s needs and want.

Along with swords, we carry a variety of Japanese inspired figurines, Japanese Housewares and Gifts. We pride ourselves in offering our customers with the widest selection of Japanese Gifts. If you ever need that unique gift for a friend or love one, one of our friendly staff will definitely be happy to offer you assistance. So come by Katachi, maybe you’ll find a sword or geisha to add to your collection!

Above all, we are a family business with a strong dedication to providing the best customer service possible. Thanks for stopping by KatachiSF, we are truly grateful for your support!

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