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O-Sho Japanese Restaurant

311 4 St S, Lethbridge, Alberta T1H, Canada
327-8382
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Ranked #44 of 214 Restaurants in Lethbridge
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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Dining options: Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
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English first
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014 via mobile

Went to osho's for dinner with my family. There's a 5 year old in the group and she wants noodles, they had one dish with the noodles, we asked if they could do a half order because it was suppose to be really big, No we don't do half orders. We asked if they could do a full order but... More

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Victoria, Canada
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43 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

This is probably the oldest Japanese restaurant in Lethbridge. I don't even know how many years ago they moved to the 4th street location (more than 15?) but I don't think they have made any changes since then. The booths in the back are in need of new upholstery and a refresh. The food was okay but definitely not great... More

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Kenora
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89 reviews 89 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Not sure what part of japan serves fried potatoes and carrots but it seems odd to metro incorporate such in their specials. I realize Taber (potatoes) are grown not too far but surely they can fill the plate with some other filler than potatoes! We went in for a quick lunch, I had the soba noodles, mainly noodles with little... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

I have never in my life had a worse Japanese food experience. I am shocked at how it could even be called a Japanese restaurant. You will get a more authentic and delicious experience eating at Edo Japan. I have been to Japan, China, US, and many other countries and not have eaten something like this.... not worth the money... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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13 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Considering the droves of people that show up here somewhat baffles me. Appears to be one of those 'trendy' places where the people go to just to be social. Truly I am a foodie and have had the opportunity to eat Globally. The food at O-Sho is just simply inconsistent , over rated and cheaper in quality in comparison to... More

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Princeton, Canada
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64 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

the good: The Ikura was fresh, and the miso soup was good. Also enjoyed the smoked salmon maki. the passable: The avocado role was avocado challenged.........but ok. The bad: They call that over-salted greasy noodle dish yaki-soba? -We told them we were craving vegetables; other than an extra large garden salad, they had nothing they could make us. They don't... More

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Calgary, Alberta
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48 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

Recently visited O-Sho for an outstanding lunch. The food here is always terrific. We enjoyed the Age Dash Tofu (Deep Fried Tofu with House Special Sauce) and several sushi rolls. My favorites were the Jurassic and the Caterpillar. I have only ever eaten in thei main room of the restaurant, which is somewhat void of character. Don't let that deter... More

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Lethbridge
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144 reviews 144 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

I have been here many times, for both pick up and to dine, and thought that I should finally contribute a review. The service here can be hit and miss sometimes, but the food is usually quite good. The gyoza are made locally and the sushi is usually very fresh and the rice sticks together properly. Sashimi here is also... More

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Lethbridge, Canada
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8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I dine here regularly. It is comparable to sushi in Vancouver. Service is quick and pleasant and the dishes are always good. The backrooms are great for larger groups or families.

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Lethbridge, Alberta
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Don't be fooled when you walk in the door and look at the "small town eatery" decor! The food here is consistently great (especially the sushi!) and the staff are attentive and prompt. There is a more traditional seating area hidden in the back that provides more of an authentic atmosphere and more privacy than the open seating at the... More

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