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Basara

Via Tortona 12, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8324 1025
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Ranked #25 of 5,190 Restaurants in Milan
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $45 - $64
Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 3:30 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Sat 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese, Fusion
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Delivery, Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Milan, Italy
Top Contributor
59 reviews 59 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Small place, small and not so comfortable tables, some of which squeezed against the wall. Poor quality food. Nicely presented, but not so good as the reviews hint. A few examples from last night dinner: sushi rice was too sticky, flambe carpaccio was swimming in an oily sauce, bigne starters had a really weird and debatable combination of tastes, chocolate... More

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Milan, Italy
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

My wife an I had an excellent meal at Basara tonight, in fact it was amazing. We sat at the Sushi Bar and watched the chefs create exceptionally high quality dishes of many varieties, all gorgeous to look at. We had a Sashimi sampler (chefs choice), the spicy salmon tartare and the lobster avocado roll. All of them were outstanding.... More

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Oslo, Oslo, Norway
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17 reviews 17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Went there on a saturday night. Place was quite popular so had to book a table a couple of days in advance. The staff was very friendly and helpfull. The food was good, not the best sushi I have ever had, but both presentation and taste were great. Both the starter, main course and asian dessert was very tastefull. The... More

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Sofia
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Very nice and charming restaurant with good and polite service.Also,it's the best place for sushi lovers in Milano,good food choice and amazing presentation.If you're visiting it,would be not disappointed!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

A table at Basara Sushi restaurant in Milan was booked for me. Despite being a vegan, I love Sushi. More animated than a normal Sushi restaurant, some of the food was prepared in front of us by entertaining staff who seemed to thoroughly enjoy their work. There wasn't tofu but the staff thought of interesting and new vegan Sushi for... More

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Yorkshire
Top Contributor
489 reviews 489 reviews
306 restaurant reviews
338 helpful votes 338 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The restaurant a 2 sittings policy at 8 and 10 pm and we were lucky yo get a table at 8 on the Saturday night by booking a day in advance. The restaurant is very close to the Railway Station and we had to walk over the bridge to get to it - and then it's straight in front of... More

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Bayahibe, Dominican Republic
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

I have never been a fan of sushi, but after the owner advised me some options, I m definitely happy of eating there. The food, the quality, the service, everything is perfect. It's the perfect place for eat every time and everyday. I recommend this restaurant with my closed eyes. I have already been here 5 times and is the... More

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Genoa, Italy
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27 reviews 27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

My best place for sushi and sweets . it is owned by a strange couple , a smart and elegant italian young man and a japanese chefs , one for sushi and one dedicated only to patisserie. a young attractive lady hold with elegance and charm dinner time and all the time is at the same level. more then suggest... More

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Milan
Top Contributor
128 reviews 128 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

You have to be here at least once! It's definitely a great Japanese restaurant that I recommend to all of those who love good quality Japanese food. Personally, I think it's really up to those I usually join - Hana, Iyo, Finger's, Yuzu... and that I believe to be high quality. The salmon tataki is simply delicious, and the rolls... More

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Milano Marittima, Italy
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Mouthwatering experience..do not miss " astice gratinato" and masara shrimps sushi from Sicily... Not a lot to say... Just visit the place when arround Navigli!!!

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