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Jugem Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

409 Alvarado St, Monterey, CA 93940-2710
(831) 373-6463
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Price range: $25 - $25
Cuisines: Japanese
Most recent review
- Sep 3, 2008
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5 reviews from our community

60% Recommend
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English first
Monterey, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2008

Small sushi and japanese food restaurant, can get full easily. Best quality sushi, though not the largest selection on the menu. The chef does do special orders so you can probably get whatever you want. Also has great combo meals. My favorite non-sushi item is the fried tofu soup has a great slightly sweet and salty flavor with mounds of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2008

good sushi, but nothing extraordinary

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2008

While it is very difficult to find if you're not looking for it, Jugem offers the best sushi in the area. A surefire hit.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2007

My husband and I ate lunch here while doing the historic walk through Monterey. It proved to be a pretty average Sushi restaurant. My husband had a couple of the sushi rolls which were fresh and made to order. Myself, a non seafood eater, had the bento lunch with pork and gyoza. The pork was dry and the gyoza were... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2004

We were having a rough dining experience in Monterey at the seafood places we were frequenting - a lot of over-fried, over-cooked fish (with the exception of some wonderful chowder) and were totally surprised and pleased to run into a little sushi place that really reminded me of my time in Japan, where the "old-style" isn't necessarily "in" and cool... More

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