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Nakama Sushi Restaurant & Lounge

13215 W McDowell Rd St D3, Goodyear, AZ 85340
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Ranked #43 of 120 Restaurants in Goodyear
Price range: $3 - $25
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Bar scene, Doing business, Outdoor seating, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout
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Phoenix, Arizona
Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

We've been here over 20 times and the service is friendly, prompt and accommodating. The sushi is fresh and presented well. Love the neighborhood feel to the place. It's become the "go to" place. The happy hour prices are great.

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Goodyear, Arizona
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

We have been there on 3 occasions. All three times we were there during Happy Hour. The food was great as was the service. Price was very reasonable and I highly suggest eating here.

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2013

The local review of this restaurant is somehow over rated from reception to food quality. Tried to call in advance for table booking which was apparently not required only to find out that there was no sit available and had to wait to be seated. The sushi was not too fresh and California rolls were too creamy with mayonnaise. Not... More 

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Avondale, Arizona
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2013

The atmosphere is nice which is probably the best thing I can say for Nakama (and why I won't go back). The service is pretty terrible, the food is pricey but tastes okay although they almost never had what I wanted so I would have to put my order in only to have the server come back and say "sorry... More 

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Goodyear, Arizona, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2012

My husband and I move to West side and looked for our new sushi hang out. We went to several sushi restaurants and finally ended here. The atmosphere is relaxed and everyone seems happy to work there a very friendly. The sushi is great and Santiago and Geneva are super friendly and make the rolls exactly as we request. They... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2012

Love this place! I'm a local here in the west valley and have tried several sushi restaurants and this by far is my favorite. The Jalapeno roll and the gila monster roll are our favorites! Service can be slow at times, but always come here when we want good sushi!

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Avondale, Arizona
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2012

The food was mediocre. The service also. Taste like fast food sushi. Frys sushi is better. The manager has no customer service skills. We were seated quick but after waited 40 mins for our food. The longest wait I've experienced for sushi. The prices are not that great even at happy hour, 3 for a Cali roll, 7 for a... More 

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Ruben M, Manager at Nakama Sushi Restaurant & Lounge, responded to this review

I'm going to preface this by mentioning the fact that our bartender notified me that a customer, after being sat at a table, got up and walked across the restaurant to order two adult beverages from her directly. She kindly explained that she would need to see both ID's, to which he replied "You're not going to make this easy... More 

Goodyear, Arizona
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2012

Nakama has become our favorite local spot whenever we are in the mood for sushi. Sometimes we eat there in their great Asian decor and other times we do take out.

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Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2011 via mobile

We try and make happy hour for the best pricing on food and drinks. So many memorable sushi offerings, no disappointment on selection. Friends and I try to go a couple times a month.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2010

This place features a combination of traditional oriental fare along with a contemporary sushi bar and modern atmostphere. We visited during happy hour and were pleasantly suprised with the prices. We tried everything except desert. The sushi isn't the very best I've had, but the selection, quality, portions, and prices are all very good. The entrees are fairly priced and... More 

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Additional Information about Nakama Sushi Restaurant & Lounge

Address: 13215 W McDowell Rd St D3, Goodyear, AZ 85340
Phone Number: 623-935-3809
Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Goodyear
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 3 - 25
Cuisine: Sushi, Asian

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