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2 E Chestnut St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3510
508-228-1801
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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Visitor rating
  • 16
    Excellent
  • 9
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Really, really dissapointing

We have been coming to Nantucket for 15 consecutive years as out kifs grew up. We usually eat in... Last summer was the first time we had a really bad experience where they forgot our dinners and needed our table. The food is great by the way, but the service has become worse than terrible. This... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed August 2, 2014
Richard06840
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Vail, Colorado
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Vail, Colorado
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

We have been coming to Nantucket for 15 consecutive years as out kifs grew up. We usually eat in... Last summer was the first time we had a really bad experience where they forgot our dinners and needed our table. The food is great by the way, but the service has become worse than terrible. This year we had the... More 

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Fairfax, Virginia
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134 reviews 134 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

On a cold night, I thought I'd order some tempura udon to get warm. For anyone expecting the thick, succulent noodle that udon is--think again. This was a watery, flavorless dish with noodles that we reminiscent of overcooked spaghetti. The soup base was unlike any other udon dish I'd ever had--and NEVER hope to have again. Sushi was ok, but... More 

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Boston
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013 via mobile

We thought sushi and BYO sounded like a nice night. This place is mostly takeout-with about 7 tables and the sushi bar. We sat at the sushi bar. You cannot see the sushi being made-and the chef did not look up or around. The other staff must have been having a bad night-they were indifferent and almost seemed like they... More 

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Syracuse, New York
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14 reviews 14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

You can get sushi cheaper on the mainland but the sushi was very fresh and delicious. A basic tuna roll was $11 (which you can get for $6 anywhere else) but again the tuna was very fresh. Yoshi knows what he is doing. We enjoyed it so much we went there twice during our stay.

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Madison, New Jersey
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

We loved this place! We ordered take out for lunch. It was a nice change from sandwiches. We would definitely recommend.

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Sag Harbor, Ny
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115 reviews 115 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

It sounded like bedlam in the restaurant on a Saturday night - we ordered and hour ahead and carried - out. Very good and very expensive - about $100 each without drinks..though we did over-order by a little.

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Flemington, NJ
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34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2013

Surprised that there aren't more sushi places downtown. This one is small, but very good. Great for lunch, or for takeout.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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25 reviews 25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

This BYO drinks has suffered in quality since our last visit a couple of years ago. The sushi is adequate, but soups and noodle dishes are sad. We did talk to the management who is working to improve its once stellar reputation.

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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141 reviews 141 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
425 helpful votes 425 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

I took my 12 year old there for lunch in June. I am really sorry, but this place is HIGHLY OVERPRICED. We ordered 3 roll, 2 nigiri pieces, 1 miso soup, 2 bowls of steamed rice, 3 drinks= 70.00 with tip! Are you serious already? We were on the island for an entire month, so we had the opportunity to... More 

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Dartmouth, Massachusetts
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56 reviews 56 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2012

We have been to Sushi by Yoshi several times for lunch while vacationing on Nantucket. We have always had really flavorful sushi at a reasonable cost by Nantucket standards. It is BYOB and that makes it even more affordable. We enjoyed the Nantucket Ocean roll and the eel on California roll, seaweed salad and the Udon soup. All were fresh... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2 E Chestnut St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3510
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: 508-228-1801

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 0 - 25
  • Cuisine: Asian, Japanese
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?