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Basara Milano Via Tortona

#63 of 6,108 Restaurants in Milan
#89 of 6,606 Places to Eat in Milan
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Japanese, Sushi, Fusion
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Via Tortona 12, 20144 Milan, Italy
+39 02 8324 1025
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7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Sat 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Delivery, Full Bar, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 339
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  • 152
    Very good
  • 33
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  • 20
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  • 13
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Delightful

He staff are always so kind and welcoming and soooo patient. The most velvety and buttery spicy tuna and rainbow rolls, and utterly delicious green tea tiramisu. The perfect sushi dinner.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 8, 2015
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Turin, New York
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Turin, New York
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24 reviews 24 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

He staff are always so kind and welcoming and soooo patient. The most velvety and buttery spicy tuna and rainbow rolls, and utterly delicious green tea tiramisu. The perfect sushi dinner.

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2015

A great little restaurant which I have now visited twice for Lunch, the first time with my 5 year old Sushi loving daughter, the second for my Birthday with my Wife. The Staff are very friendly and welcoming, (they recognised me on my second visit which is always a good sign). The Set Menus are excellent value and the Sushi/Sashimi... More 

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Milan, Italy
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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

A small, very busy place with an authentic Jap Sushi Master - visited at lunch - for €25- you can have a great meal. The quality level of the food is excellent and service relatively fast. It has two locations in Milan. Good for business at lunchtime, great for couples for dinner.

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Milano
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Have had a great lunch and dinner here.. I am vegan : perfect options, spot on perfect food and service. Would be divine if free. :)

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Milan, Italy
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Some months ago I stopped at Basara for lunch. I had a delicious lunch set while sitting in front of the chef and co-owner Hiro, who prepared the dished with the attention to details and the aim to perfection that only Japanese people can put in what they do. Then I decided to go for dinner and I first went... More 

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Milan, Italy
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4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

Here the waiter are worst then any other place. They are just not professional, food is bad. It is not clean and is not good. Noisy and crowded.

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Torino
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Stopped by for a business lunch with an American colleague and we were both impressed by the flavor, simpleness and color of our sushi! A must try if you are in the neighborhood

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Milan, Italy
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45 reviews 45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

We based our choice on Trip advisor and once more it didn't fail. The quality of the food is really good and the presentation of the dishes is various and attractive. We took the ricciola carpaccio and it was amazing. Very good also the seared mixed carpaccio. We tried a couple of rolls and were very tasty. The warm dish... More 

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Milan, Italy
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63 reviews 63 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 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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Boston, Massachusetts
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11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
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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Additional Information about Basara Milano Via Tortona

Address: Via Tortona 12, 20144 Milan, Italy
Phone Number: +39 02 8324 1025
Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
Open Hours:
Monday 7:30 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday 7:30 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday 7:30 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday 7:30 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday 7:30 am - 3:00 pm  7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday 7:00 pm - 12:30 am  8:30 am - 3:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 28 - 39
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Fusion

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Via Tortona 12, 20144 Milan, Italy
  • Location: Europe  >  Italy  >  Lombardy  >  Milan
  • Phone Number: +39 02 8324 1025

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 28 - 39
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Fusion
Open Hours
Monday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Tuesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Wednesday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Thursday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Friday
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
8:30 am - 3:00 pm

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