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Japanese Restaurants Hoshi

246 Saratoga Ave, Santa Clara, CA 95050-6629
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English first
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2012

Hoshi is truly a hidden gem. From the specials written in Kanji blanketing the walls to sweet family that owns and operates the restaurant, I have loved everything about my experiences at Hoshi. I always start with my favorite dish- umeochazuke- and then take to the impossible task of choosing between all the authentic Japanese items on their extensive and... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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152 reviews 152 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
299 helpful votes 299 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

This is small and very authentic Japanese restaurant. Good and bad. The good is you get real Japanese food and the bad is real Japanese food includes small whole fish with bones and not much meat and slow service. We ordered the salmon belly special and were told they were out. We were offered salmon collar instead. It was tasty... More

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Reno, Nevada
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38 reviews 38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2012

Entertainment, great food and drink along with my 39 of my closest friends. Very enjoyable and delicious New York steak.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2008

best sushi in town!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2008

This family owned place is authentic....the real deal. A lot of thought and care is put into the preparation and plating of food. Offers a good variety of sake. If you speak Japanese and know youre cuisine, I'm sure you can order items off the menu. Place is small and intimate, gets very crowded (usually with Japanese business men) for... More

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