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Sushi Cafe Avenida

Rue Barata Salgueiro 28, Lisbon 1250-044, Portugal
+351 211 928 158
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Ranked #308 of 2,412 Restaurants in Lisbon
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Japanese
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: If this is the first time you open our menu, Hajimemashite!(Nice to meet you!)If you are already a customer, He Yôkoso!(Be welcome!)The age and the familyIt was on the 13th December 2005 that we opened the SushiCafé Amoreiras and we never imagined that after 6 years we would be here and already with 4 restaurants established (SushiCafé Avenida, SushiCafé Amoreiras, SushiCorner Colombo e SushiCorner Atrium Saldanha). We are now a numerous family and all of this owed to you. Thank You!The Fish qualityAlthough we changed the dimension we never changed in what is really important, the fish.We still buy the best Tuna in the world, the Bluefin.It belongs to the specie Thunnus thynnus, from the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the bluefin is the largest tuna there is and therefore the most tasteful, we may see the different types of meat as the akame (less fat), chu toro and ho toro (more fat).Our tuna is captured according to the Japanese know-how. The tuna capture is probably as important as its quality, in a deficient capture it loses blood which means losing quality and flavour.Our salmon is upper category, 1st class of the three existing categoriesWe only buy large dimensions of salmon from Norway (6 to 9kg each) as it preserve better the flavour and consistencyWe wish you an excellent meal and relish with the best of Japanese food.Itadakimasu!Expression meaning gratitude mentioned before meals!
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Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I am a consistent client here because the fresh black cod is a unique dish in town and the classic Japanese fare kept up. It is a pricey place but they earned it. But, things have changed. Either, today I had bad luck or management has changed.

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Lisbon, Portugal
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

One of the top places in Lisbon to eat good and classic sushi. We attend this restaurant quite often. The music is nice. Ideal for smokers. Service is good, but it used to be spot on.

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Baden, Switzerland
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62 reviews 62 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Great sushi place - staff is very unfriendly and the service horrible. But the sush is great! We went there three times during our visit in Lisboa and the service was bad everytime. We had different service personel everytime but it didn't change.

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La Coruna, Spain
15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Large menu, good quality, great service, modern design. This is an excellent place to go for a romantic meal for two, or alternatively with a group of friends. Overall, well woth a try.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

We love sushi and Sushi Cafe Avenida is, for us, the best Sushi restaurants in Lisbon. Also the atmosphere is very good.

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Best sushi in town!! Perfect and fast staff, I went on a Saturday evening and even full of people we didn't wait almost nothing for our food! Sushi quality: Oh my god! Simply perfect! I had the best dessert of my life there!!! Something with tempura! Amazing!!! Best place to go eat sushi in Lisbon!

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Cocoa, Florida
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31 reviews 31 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

Downstairs from Gucci, it was quick and good! I and my wife had the Yakisoba combination meal. It was delicious and inexpensive. Yakisoba and Miso soup, and a choice of two additional items.

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The Netherlands
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We thought that in Portugal smoking in public places is not allowed. Upon entering, they asked if we wanted to sit in the smoking area or non-smoking section. We asked for a place in the non-smoking section.We thought that the smokers were in a locked area. After a while we began to smell smoke. When we looked around us we... More 

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Lisbon, Portugal
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84 reviews 84 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

A mix of sushi and sashimi and a wide range of hot flavours in a very cosy and fancy atmosphere . Centrally located . Everything perfect .

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Melbourne, Australia
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110 reviews 110 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We had dinner here and enjoyed it so much that we came back for lunch during our stay in Lisbon. At dinner for two we were seated inside next to screen wall of wonderful backlit spring blossoms. The decor is sleek and contemporary and provides a wonderful backdrop to enjoy a delicious meal. The atmosphere was lively as it was... More 

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Address: Rue Barata Salgueiro 28, Lisbon 1250-044, Portugal
Phone Number: +351 211 928 158
Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Estremadura  >  Lisbon
Cuisine: Japanese

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