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4727 Scotts Valley Dr, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4204
831-440-9240
Today
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
great sushi in Scotts Valley, CA

Just a good sushi restaurant. Ask the wait staff what is fresh - you won't be disappointed. I've had rolls, nigiri, udon, teriyaki - all good. They are good or lunch (bento boxes) and dinner.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 2, 2015
Pokey P
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California
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Santa Cruz, CA
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

I wish I could be more positive about Rumble Fish, but I'm often disappointed by something on my plate. A few weeks ago it was Uni that wasn't very good. Last night, it was both sashimi that wasn't that great and a house specialty sushi roll that came with an overly sweet sauce. One of the problems with Rumble Fish... More 

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Modesto, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Great little sushi place! Fish quality was very good! Sake & hamachi were very fresh, nice cuts also. Uni was fresh also, nice serving size. Service was good, though I had to flag down the waitress if I needed anything (minor complaint). What I enjoyed most was having my Nigori sake served in the traditional bamboo box! I do not... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2015

Just a good sushi restaurant. Ask the wait staff what is fresh - you won't be disappointed. I've had rolls, nigiri, udon, teriyaki - all good. They are good or lunch (bento boxes) and dinner.

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Granite Bay, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2015

Small but friendly Sushi Bar. Good food and pleasant staff. This is a "local" place judging by the customers I saw. Décor is basic so if you're looking for ambiance this isn't the place but if you are looking for good food at a reasonable price give it a try.

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Campbell, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

The menu is laid out really well and the sake menu is done extremely well. The food is adequate and the portions are large. The tempura is more of a panko base and not a true tempura which was disappointing. I referred a competitor to check out how the front of the house is being handled since it is a... More 

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California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We decided to dine at Rumble Fish Saturday night, waiting about 5 minutes for a table. The front exterior and interior of the restaurant is festively decorated for the season (I would vote it best commercial business holiday decoration in Scotts Valley). The staff is very friendly and accomodating. The service was somewhat slow toward the end of our meal... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I have been here many time and can recommend it as a great option for Japanese in Scotts Valley. Rumble Fish has a good roll selection and the fish is always good, service is excellent and its a family friendly atmosphere.

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

It's been quite awhile since I've eaten here and I wasn't sure what to expect since its under new ownership. I was pleasantly surprised, it was very good! I had the dinner where you can choose either 2 or 3 items. I had the gyoza, beef teriyaki and salmon teriyaki. Everything was cooked to perfection and tasted delicious. I liked... More 

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Santa Cruz, CA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

One of the oldest restaurants in Scotts Valley. Only dinner is served. I wish lunch was served. The food is great. I've lived in Japan. The food here is near the real thing. There are other Japanese restaurants in Scotts Valley, but this is the best. The place fills up fast. If you come after 6:30pm be prepared to wait.

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Santa Cruz, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

My oldest son requested to eat here for his birthday. Because our younger son is mildly allergic to sesame oil, we had the waiter check to see which food did not contain sesame oil. Because the sushi rice contains sesame, our son had the chicken katsu, which he really liked. Hubby enjoyed the seafood udon soup. I really liked my... More 

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Additional Information about Rumble Fish

Address: 4727 Scotts Valley Dr, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4204
Phone Number: 831-440-9240
Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Scotts Valley
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 4727 Scotts Valley Dr, Scotts Valley, CA 95066-4204
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Scotts Valley
  • Phone Number: 831-440-9240

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm

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