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Sushi Zanmai

1221 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4805
303-440-0733
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Ranked #88 of 508 Restaurants in Boulder
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $30
Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Seafood
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Superior, Colorado
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94 reviews 94 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

This place is always consistent! It always has fresh fish and it always taste great. They have a good atmosphere and Tatami Rooms for private parties. The service is excellent. They are so consistent that some of the Sushi Chefs have been there over 20 years. They will always treat you right & the price is right on target. The... More 

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Longmont, Colorado
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50 reviews 50 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014 via mobile

if we hadn't already been in Boulder for other reasons I would have really been disappointed. Had to ask for a fork and only got one small paper napkin, though I saw them folding napkins in the back. The food was very average. Will not go back.

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Boulder, Colorado
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

This sushi restaurant is the best ever, except very rarely the service is slow or non existent. But that is very rare. The fish is fresh, the prices are reasonable and the sushi chefs ROCK. I have been coming here since 1986 and I have eaten sushi all over the US and SZ is bar none the most consistent and... More 

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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36 reviews 36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We stumbled in here by accident and had a GREAT sushi meal. Our whole family loves sushi, and we think this is the best we've had in all of Colorado. The service was excellent, and we sat at the counter so we got to watch the chefs at work. The fish tasted like it was caught just hours before we... More 

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Boca Raton, Florida
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87 reviews 87 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Went to Sushi Zanmai because it was highly recommended. The place was very busy on a week night. I'm not really sure why. The sushi by the piece seemed as if it was sitting out for awhile. It seemed dry and old. I didn't finish it b/c it concerned me. The Spider roll I ordered also seemed old and pre-made.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014 via mobile

They have a fun atmosphere and connect with each customer, and provides great customer service. The sushi there is very delicious, and can be a big factor to a person to eat there as a regular.

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Marathon, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Very fresh. Had an Orange Crush roll and numerous pieces. busy and a bit jammed full, but it's good sushi so...it's worth meeting your neighbors. :)

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Colorado
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58 reviews 58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

the sushi place in boulder with the buzz. Pretty equivalent to any chain sushi, even for not being a chain. I'm told the upscale place attached to it has great food, but it really isn't veg, even pesco-veg, friendly. Zanmai is fine. you'll get decent and servicable sushi. there's some pure veg options. they have drinks. there's lots of other... More 

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Berthoud, Colorado
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15 reviews 15 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2014

Went there witha co-worker for lunch this week. It was pretty decent sushi. Not the best ever as I have heard others rave about the restaurant, but will probably be back ad would recommend in Boulder. Really thought the rolls were great and the tuna magaro was made just right.

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Boulder, CO
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59 reviews 59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Sushi Zanmai is always a busy, lively and pleasant place to go for sushi in Boulder. The food is delicious, the menu varied and the service attentive. Go early to avoid long waits. A few private rooms (sit on floor on tatami mats at table) are available for advance reservations; fun for parties. Karaoke on Sat nights after 10.

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Additional Information about Sushi Zanmai

Address: 1221 Spruce St, Boulder, CO 80302-4805
Phone Number: 303-440-0733
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Average Prices: USD 0 - 30
Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Seafood

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