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Aloha Sushi & Hawaiian Grille

7731 Fay Ave, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92037
(858) 551-5000
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Ranked #415 of 1,270 Restaurants in La Jolla
Price range: $30 - $50
Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
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Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Kline
Description: Exciting, progressive culinary concepts and a relaxing, resort-style ambience has combined to Aloha Sushi Lounge as a dining must in San Diego area. One mere glance at Aloha Sushi Lounge's menu, featuring Asian Fusion dusted with Hawaiian influences, you will see that you are in for an incredible meal. Additionally, Aloha Sushi Lounge features traditional sushi offerings while fully embracing the "new wave" philosophy of sushi, which utilized non-traditional ingredients and techniques to produce sushi specialties that come bursting with an exciting new assortment of taste sensations. Aloha Lounge's tropical decor, highlighted by spacious cabana seating in their outdoor patio, not only lends the perfect complement to their delectable cuisine, it also provides the ideal backdrop to indulge in one of their many fine sakes, wines and sojus. Located in La Jolla and situated mere blocks from the legendary coastline, Aloha Sushi provides a local escape that is deliciously refreshing.
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English first
La Jolla, California
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135 reviews 135 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2014

Sushi is not the freshest, service is mediocre, and they add imitation crab as a filler. The last time I was there, I ordered a spicy scallop handroll, it came with more imitation crab than the scallops. When I told them I didn't want the imitation crab, they told me that's how they make it and it would cost more... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

Made reservation for 7 pm, by 8:30 still no table and the girl up front was seating walk ins! I reminds her I was still waiting with my wife, she apologizes " oh it's very busy tonight" still no seating, the manager could care less, the service there is a hot mess!

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San Diego, California
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142 reviews 142 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

We had sushi here which was average. They do have Hawaiian influence like spam items. They have a lot of outside space and have a series of pavillion that you can eat in around the main building.

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Prince Rupert
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2013

I had lunch here with my 3 boys after a walk along the seaside in La Jolla. It was about a 10 minute walk up from the seashore. The atmosphere was relaxed and casual. There were a lot of choices on the menu, from stir fries to burgers to sushi and sashimi. There was something to suit each of us.... More

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Portland, Oregon
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2013

Decent rolls, tempura, seared ahi. We ordered too many things and our server's head exploded, oh well we had enough to eat. Wished for more variety of sauces. Good value for La Jolla.

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San Diego, California
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97 reviews 97 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2013

Came here on a Living Social Deal and there was a wait to get seated even though we had an opentable reservation. Place definitely needs some renovation. Seating areas were shabby and accent pillows in the booth areas were very faded with food stains on them. Although service was quicker than we anticipated, the quality of the food was nothing... More

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San Diego, California
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30 reviews 30 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

I've always had a great experience here. Sitting outside is relaxing and I love the atmosphere, but inside is fun too. The service isn't stellar, but I've never been in a rush when going so it's never bothered me. I just plan to have a nice long laid back dinner with good company and enjoy the food when it comes.... More

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San Diego, California
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2013

Sushi did not taste good, too fishy. Some of the rolls sounded a lot better on the menu than they tasted when served. We sat on the patio and service was slow.

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Avon
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63 reviews 63 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2013

Been here a couple of times. It's always good and fresh. Great atmosphere. A little expensive. I will still return!

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Portland
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174 reviews 174 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2012

We had a variety of food from beef ribs, chrichi salad, sushimi to 3 different sushi rolls. All the food was really except the rolls, which were average. Inside the restaurant was okay but when we walked out back we saw how pretty the cabanas were. Looked like a fun place to go with a group of friends. Good service... More

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