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8657 San Ysidro Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020-3644
408-847-2625
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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
whatta surprise - good sushi spot!!

Yes, sports bar meets great sushi.... in a strip mall! don't let the exterior, location, or décor turn you away. The sushi was fresh and plentiful and the service great.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Rhode Island
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272 reviews 272 reviews
162 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW

Yes, sports bar meets great sushi.... in a strip mall! don't let the exterior, location, or décor turn you away. The sushi was fresh and plentiful and the service great.

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Gilroy, California
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50 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I have been here numerous times and have always had a good meal. Sometimes I have had the Dinner for two special and always take stuff home or have done simply a normal order. Food is always hot and delicious.

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Newport Beach CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

The food was delicious. the service prompt. Decor ok. Really a find. We had pot stickers and sweet and sour pork. Both were great.

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Central CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

I always go to this restaurant when outlet shopping in Gilroy. It is not affiliated with the outlets, but is in the building next door to the outlet building 4 which houses the Gap. The restaurant has a variety of Thai and Chinese dishes which are flavorful and reasonably priced. I had the basil chicken and my sister had some... More 

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Benicia, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Driving through Gilroy this week on route to Paso Robles, my friends and I stopped for lunch midway. We found this gem and decided to give it a try. A great lunch. Busy place, comfortable surroundings, and large portions. The three of us split an order of potstickers, and two different lunch entrees with steamed rice. More than enough. And....the... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We went to Ginger Cafe for chicken noodles with bak choi, three small hedgehog custard buns, and some black bean balls with sesame seeds. The mie was excellent and the vegetables were fresh. It was so good and so reasonably priced that we went out of our way to visit Gilroy and Ginger Cafe for porcupine buns, coconut spicy soup,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2014

Was shopping till late and had our dinner here...ordered a fried rice and fried noodles.....so delicious.....the portion is huge....the waiter was honest to point out the portion of the food is huge......just right for a family of 3......must try....

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014 via mobile

This place is alway consistently good. Tonight was over the top good. The service is always friendly. Two of us shared the dim sum appetizer, a large rice, each of us had one item off the menu and each had one cocktail and the bill came to $80. Seems a little steep but everything was cooked perfectly. I guess I... More 

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Santa Maria, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Incredibly good food and reasonably priced. The portions are large and we ended up having to take our leftovers home. It seemed a little weird having such a trendy restaurant located in the middle of an outlet mall, but I would definitely go out of my way to eat here again.

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Northridge, CA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

We were shopping at the Gilroy outlet mall and came in for lunch.Great food and service. Don't be put off that it's part of the outlet mall-eat here!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 8657 San Ysidro Ave, Gilroy, CA 95020-3644
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Gilroy
  • Phone Number: 408-847-2625

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15

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