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Matsu Restaurant

18035 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1304
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $40
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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English first
Huntington Beach, California
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014 NEW

Always great food and service. We can always count on consistency and a good time. It's easy to have a quiet conversation in their booths in the dining room, making it a relaxing evening. !

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283 reviews 283 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
118 helpful votes 118 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

This is a great restaurant with 2 Teppanyaki grills seating 4 parties of 8 each. There is also the main restaurant selling sushi etc. We sat at on of the Teppanyaki tables and told the guy my wife is a strict vegetarian, so he cooked her food first so fast there was no contamination. This was a great touch. The... More 

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Lakewood, California
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Very good Sushi but a little pricey, would definitely recommend going for lunch only. We went for dinner and spent way more then I would have liked.

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Huntington Beach, California
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68 reviews 68 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Matsu is bar none my most favorite sushi bar in Orange County. There are fancier and possibly more traditional but none withstand the test of time. The quality of the sushi has always been consistent and nicely presented. You can always count on some edamame and a little cucumber salad as you consider what you will start with. I recommend... More 

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Huntington Beach, California
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21 reviews 21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

This is a hidden gem. Tucked away in the corner of an unassuming strip mall, you could drive past a hundred times and never notice it. It is a lovely, surprisingly spacious retro Japanese restaurant with a full service bar and lounge. The food is excellent and reasonably priced, the service is wonderful. This is a great place for a... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My husband and I have tried many sushi places over the years all over and we keep going back to place. The fish is the freshest, the place is family owned...they have a Toppan bar, Sushi bar, Restaurant and a bar all in one. We have been going there for nearly 20 years and the food is always consistently SO... More 

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Fountain Valley, California
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88 reviews 88 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014 via mobile

Been going here for years. Outstanding. Five star service and food. Our habit is to order the matsu combination boat ($23 per person) and a scorpion ($12 tropical liquor drink for two). Tons of leftovers. But the service is exceptional every time. Servers wear kimonos. Japanese decor. Very friendly. Professional. Take out of town visitors everytime. Go once and you... More 

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Middlebury, Vermont
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

WOW! Good things do come undiscovered. Matsu is an undiscovered gem in a sea of 'sushi joints'. Friendly, knowledgeable, and enticing the Matsu staff leads patrons through the usual maze of the menu. OK, after that they up the ante by providing superb cuisine. They are definitely a 5 STAR establishment. If you want sushi go no farther!

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Costa Mesa, California
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29 reviews 29 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My Ladies Club meets once a month at a different restaurant for lunch. Matsu was just perfect. They gave each of us individual checks, which helps with large groups. We ordered the Boat for five and it was more food than ten could have eaten. Delicious menu.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

The best service over any Japanese/sushi restaurant. The sushi is fresh and the price is right, not extremely expensive. Great for family.

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Additional Information about Matsu Restaurant

Address: 18035 Beach Blvd, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1304
Phone Number: 714-848-4404
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Huntington Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

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