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Seto Japanese Cuisine

Japanese, Sushi, Vegan
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511 Borregas Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085-3611
408-735-8280
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11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Well worth seeking out

I went to Seto because it was the highest ranked Sushi restaurant in Sunnyvale on Tripadvisor and it did not disappoint. It's not much to look at from the outside, and the interior is not very exciting either, but the sushi was very good and the staff was among the friendliest I've ever met... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 10, 2015
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Minneapolis, MN
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

Decent food and variety. Definitely not upscale- perfect for a business lunch though. Quick service. Beto boxes allow you to try 2-3 different dishes for a low price, and you won't feel hungover for the afternoon from eating too much!!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

I went to Seto because it was the highest ranked Sushi restaurant in Sunnyvale on Tripadvisor and it did not disappoint. It's not much to look at from the outside, and the interior is not very exciting either, but the sushi was very good and the staff was among the friendliest I've ever met. The seaweed salad was one of... More 

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Boise, Idaho
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57 reviews 57 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This place reminds me of a good neighborhood local restaurant you can find on a lot of street corners in Japan. Of course, they also sell all of the American-style maki sushi rolls. And, I was happy to see Hand Rolls on the menu! They have Japan style private rooms (with the sliding paper door) for business meetings.

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San Jose
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217 reviews 217 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

Being from a city where we can get a wide variety of Japanese food, Seto Japanese Cuisine was a lovely surprise for unique cuisine. The ambience is basic unless you are in a booth. The service more than makes up for that. They are very attentive even when it is busy. The food was fresh and flavorful with unique combinations... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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48 reviews 48 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2014

I go here with a Japanese friend and always let him order for us. My favorite is the dragon roll. They have a huge selection of food at a good price. Service is good. I've come for lunch and dinner and have never been disappointed.

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London
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331 reviews 331 reviews
246 restaurant reviews
296 helpful votes 296 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

Three of us came in here for Dinner as we were staying locally on a Business trip. Overall its a very pleasant place to come and we were guided through the menu making appropriate choices as a result However the whole evening was made - food and sake aside - by the most charming waitresses/hostess. You may want to try... More 

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Sunnyvale, California
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

My coworkers and I love coming to this restaurant for lunch. We all order the "sushi lunch" special, which is excellent and a very good price. You get miso soup, CA rolls and 6 nigiri for $12.50.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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112 reviews 112 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2012 via mobile

As a frequent traveler I have become dependent on Tipadvisor reviews to find dinner, and this was another good recommendation! The atmosphere was fun, the service was good and the food was OUTSTANDING, I had mostly Sushi but tasted my wife's Terryaki chicken and it was the best I have ever tasted. You won't go wrong at Seto!

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Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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516 reviews 516 reviews
225 restaurant reviews
340 helpful votes 340 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2012

Went here with two colleagues from work as it was their turn to choose our dinner venue (during a 4 day business trip) and I must say I was very pleased with the simple but zen surroundings, the waitress staff in traditional Japanese dress and the excellent choice of food. We had a selection of soup, tempura (veggie and shrimp)... More 

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New Orleans, Louisiana
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8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2011

This isn't a fancy restaurant, and it's not a rare & exotics sushi bar. But otherwise it's one of the all-around best sushi restaurants I've ever been to. It's very authentic, the quality and quantity of the food is consistently as good as you could ask for, and the prices are down to earth. I could easily see going here... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 511 Borregas Ave, Sunnyvale, CA 94085-3611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Sunnyvale
  • Phone Number: 408-735-8280

Price and Cuisine

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

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