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155 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
(760) 318-0717
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch

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  • 9
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 7
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great Sushi in the desert

Visited alone while at a conference in Palm Springs. Sat at the sushi bar. Service was quick, everyone was friendly, food was very good. Reasonably priced for Sushi in Palm Springs. They have a lot of bad reviews on Yelp from a couple years ago, but don't believe it. This place was good.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Eamonn O
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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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37 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Canyon Lake, California
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2015 NEW

This amazing place is like fine dining in Hawaii.....trees growing up from the floor , flowers all around, large plantation shutters open to the night air (they have breakfast and lunch too). The food is amazing,the chilean sea bass melts in your mouth perfectly seasoned with just the perfect amount of braised asparagus and potatoes.. One of many simple choices... More 

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Long Beach, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Stopped by to get some Sushi and the Sushi Chef was more interested in getting hooked up the taking care of business. The fish was very rubbery and the Shrimp was tasteless, the Whasabi had no kick. Have to say Worst Sushi place I have eaten at, not sure how they stay open in Palm Springs

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

Visited alone while at a conference in Palm Springs. Sat at the sushi bar. Service was quick, everyone was friendly, food was very good. Reasonably priced for Sushi in Palm Springs. They have a lot of bad reviews on Yelp from a couple years ago, but don't believe it. This place was good.

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Zug, Switzerland
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Friendly staff and the service was very good. The quality of the sushi was better than expected and it was actually really good. Price was ok and I guess in Palm Springs most things are a bit over priced.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

After a long day of travel from the east coast we were craving sushi only to learn maybe Palm Springs isn't a sushi town. Happy Sushi had the best reviews of the places we found so we figured we'd give it a shot. Maybe we should have paid more attention to the fact that only one other couple was dining... More 

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British Columbia
Top Contributor
132 reviews 132 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

The food here is fresh and tasty. The service can be a little slow during the busy lunch time but the wait is worth it. Of special note is a freshly made appetizer item where the rice is made into a type of cracker and deep fried and then topped with seasoned fresh tuna; this is well worth ordering. The... More 

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Langley City, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This place came highly recommended by friends and it did not disappoint food wise. With both indoor and outdoor seating it is perfect for both sun lovers and those who don't like the heat. The food was well prepared and fresh -- no strong smells here. Most enjoyable was the spicy fresh tuna on crispy fried rice (like a cracker);... More 

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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

I had a great experience with this restaurant. I found the portions to be the smae as other sushi restaurants I have been in. We ordered the "Three Amigos" and it is fabulous. I have had sushi in Japan and felt this was just as good. Great service. No complaints.

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Colleyville
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164 reviews 164 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

The service was not fast, but the food was very good for the prices charged. Much better choice than other sushi places within three blocks. Happy hour specials are moderately good.

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California
Top Contributor
327 reviews 327 reviews
107 restaurant reviews
490 helpful votes 490 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

My wife loves sushi, but I don’t. Going to a sushi place is often a problem because I can’t find anything I want to eat. That wasn’t an issue here. I ordered the spicy teriyaki wings (appetizer), and they were awesome. They were very spicy with excellent flavor. Ironically, I liked my dinner more than my wife liked hers. She... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 155 S Palm Canyon Dr, Palm Springs, CA 92262
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Springs
  • Phone Number: (760) 318-0717

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm

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