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Fin Japanese Restaurant

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1253 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-6007
203-255-6788
Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 1:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • 14
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 1
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
A Fin Little Japanese Place

This really Japanese restaurant is located on the Post road in the Brick Walk area of Fairfield Connecticut , which is a lively strip of shops, restaurants and professional offices. The place is small and unobtrusively and casually decorated. Despite beers, wines and hard liquor, they don't seem to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 27, 2014
TommyBoy94
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Great Sushi served by a great staff - We love it at Fin and go whenever we are in the mood sushi and a martini

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

This really Japanese restaurant is located on the Post road in the Brick Walk area of Fairfield Connecticut , which is a lively strip of shops, restaurants and professional offices. The place is small and unobtrusively and casually decorated. Despite beers, wines and hard liquor, they don't seem to have ever heard of a Bloody Mary, at least on the... More 

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New York City, New York
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20 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

So bad fish and sushi was not fresh! If you are a sushi lover and are very particular with the type of sushi you eat do not attend this establishment, you will be very disappointed.

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Terryville, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

when you walk in, you are surprised my the very casual, somewhat unattractive venue. more than made up for when you have the food. very fresh and nicely presented. the shrimp shumai were fabulous, as was the spicy tuna roll. got a movie box with teryaki chicken and beef nagumaki. more than enough for 2. the best spring rolls! the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

Can always count on Fin to be good. My favorite of all the local sushi spots. Greats deals for lunch. Even can order off the menu and not totally confuse them. For $13 had a spicy kimche soup and sesame tuna over seaweed salad. Awesome. Def check it out if you haven't.

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ConnecticutExporter
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

I have been to Fin a few times and always had a great meal but we visited last week and were very disappointed. Specifically, I ordered the seafood pad thai which the menu said came with shrimp, scallops, crab, and a fish cake. The crab was obviously imitation! If a restaurant is going to serve imitation crab then they should... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2014

FIN is my go-to restaurant in the Fairfield area for sushi. The food is always very fresh, the wait-staff and manager very pleasant and helpful.

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new york, ny
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 via mobile

Sushi is fresh and generally a good value. There have been a few instances were gnats were flying around which kind of ruined it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

Tommy, the sushi chef, is simply the best at his craft. The fish, the preparation, the service and the warmth of the staff make Fin an outstanding restaurant. My advice is to let Tommy know your likes/dislikes and allow him to surprise you with his choices. His sister and owner, Ling, will make you feel welcome along with the rest... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

A little hard to find when just driving down the road but a nice little place. Excellent sushi and very fresh. Salmon off the menu was a huge portion and extremely tasty. Service was a little slow but it was after lunch. Would definitely go back when I'm in town next time.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1253 Post Rd, Fairfield, CT 06824-6007
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  Fairfield
  • Phone Number: 203-255-6788

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
1:00 pm - 9:30 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
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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