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Miya Japanese Restaurant

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68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511
(203) 777-9760
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12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Reservations

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Visitor rating
  • 46
    Excellent
  • 21
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Not A Sushi Restaurant

This place was a major disappointment. It was very much the vegan type crowd and very little raw fish to be seen. I went with a Japanese colleague and we soon both realized this was going to be a short visit. It was we had a couple of dishes, paid and left to go to an actual sushi place about... read more

2 of 5 starsReviewed February 17, 2015
Pat P
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Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Reservations
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English first
Boston, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This place was a major disappointment. It was very much the vegan type crowd and very little raw fish to be seen. I went with a Japanese colleague and we soon both realized this was going to be a short visit. It was we had a couple of dishes, paid and left to go to an actual sushi place about... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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153 reviews 153 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 via mobile

Not a sushi restaurant , different yes ,But not sushi... I'll try anything,but I was expecting more adventurous sushi and not just weird rolls...there was very little sushi, signs on the walls said artic char and others sushi but they don't have that...we had a groupon gift but they wouldn't let it be used for drinks,which they told us after!... More 

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Morristown, New Jersey
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20 reviews 20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

After reading all the wonderful reviews and looking at the interesting and varied menu online, we were very excited to try Miya. A group of 8 of us went for a late lunch during the week. We called ahead and were told we didn't need a reservation for a party of that size, and indeed a large table was already... More 

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New york
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315 reviews 315 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
162 helpful votes 162 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Although I have lived in New Haven for several years, this was my first time eating at this restaurant. I wish I had discovered the restaurant earlier. My friend and I decided to try the adventure menu that gave us the opportunity to try almost everything on the menu. I have to say this was a wonderful experience. The ingredients... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We didn't know what we were getting ourselves into when we decided to eat here. The service is great, and the food is delicious and unique. I ate wax worms with the potatoes curls and crickets in a roll! Never thought I would say that worms and crickets are delicious... For such different experience price was just right. I'm definitely... More 

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South Carrollton, Ky
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202 reviews 202 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 via mobile

This is such a special concept using invasive creatures & plants for sashimi & sushi plus using sustainable seafood, as we all should. Read about this spot in a magazine, then read much more. Knew we'd be in the vicinity on vacation, so we HAD to detour a little to try this. It was everything we imagined & much more.... More 

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Connecticut
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I went to Miya's with a Groupon deal that gave us a meal with sake samples. I think the deal was totally worth it (the review by gcardill explains the courses well). Overall, the food was good and unique. I don't think it was outstanding, but it was fun, for sure. My husband and I like raw fish and rice... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you have the time to read and explore a menu the size of a large format children's book you will be surprised by what you read. There is a good story about ecology and sustainability that goes with many of their offerings. and such interesting tastes. It is unheard of for my wife and me to go to the... More 

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New Haven, Connecticut
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121 reviews 121 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I went to Miya's sushi for dinner last night after a long time. I knew they had changed the menu and did not know what to expect. I went with a Groupon for a dinner of two and 16-course sushi. It was absolutely one of the best dining experience I have ever had. They really care about the food they... More 

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Tallahassee, Florida
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My husband and I were in New Haven teaching a workshop at Yale and wanted to get together with friends we hadn't seen in a while who lived in the area. Since we had never been to Yale, we asked for a recommendation and our friend Brian made reservations for us all at Miya's. As soon as you walk in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 68 Howe St, New Haven, CT 06511
  • Location: United States  >  Connecticut (CT)  >  New Haven
  • Phone Number: (203) 777-9760

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?