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Matsuya Japanese Restaurant

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7149 Manderlay Dr, Florence, KY 41042-2623
859-746-1199
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch

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  • 6
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  • 9
    Very good
  • 2
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  • 1
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Glad to visit this place again

My wife and I used to eat here regularly when we lived in the area, but moved nearly 8 years ago. We still have friends there though, and visit the area occasionally. On our way out of town this trip, we were craving sushi, and decided to stop back in to one of our old favorites. When we... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 19, 2015
Joshua R
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Radcliff, Kentucky
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Radcliff, Kentucky
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44 reviews 44 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

My wife and I used to eat here regularly when we lived in the area, but moved nearly 8 years ago. We still have friends there though, and visit the area occasionally. On our way out of town this trip, we were craving sushi, and decided to stop back in to one of our old favorites. When we arrived, everything... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I wanted so bad to love this tiny mom and pop restaurant, close to my office. I went three times, and I was disappointed every time. First, there always was a problem with my order. They always seem to forgot one item. One time is totally understandable, but three times ? Maybe I am just unlucky.... I have always taken... More 

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Florence, Kentucky
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

This place is near our home and has been recommended to us by a few of our friends/family. So, today after Mass we headed just down the block for a bite of lunch. First off, you have to duck/dodge some sort of flag or banner hanging in the doorway. I mean literally hanging half way down the entrance. Okay...trying to... More 

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Dry Ridge, Kentucky
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21 reviews 21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

The food and atmosphere are great here. I lived in Japan for a few years and although the food is not on par with what I've had in Japan, it is very close.

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williamstown, ky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2013

i like to go to different Japanese restaurants and compare. matsuya's is by far the best so far. well jo an's in Erlanger is pretty good too but way more expensive and not as good customer service. i especially love the tatami rooms which you can only get if you have a party of 4 or more, i believe. the... More 

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20 reviews 20 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2013 via mobile

This is the best place to get sushi in the greater Cincinnati area. Best fish and best price. Make sure you try the Matsuya 2 roll and the amigo role. Site at the bar and talk to Panasonic. He is a pretty interesting guy.

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Toronto, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2012

Went here late at night with a large group after work. We got lost several times getting there and so did the other car so we showed up rather late. But they still gave us excellent service, the food was great. The waitress was fun. Great expierience.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Enjoyed a nice sushi dinner. Young waiter was very attentive and helpful with answers to our questions. Keep in mind that you can unfortunately still smoke in Kentucky restaurants

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Kentucky
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68 reviews 68 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

This is a medium well kept Northern KY secret. They have a good handle on sushi, and everything is fresh and well prepared. The wait staff is very helpful and willing to educate you, or give suggestions in regards to the sushi. The seaweed salad is good, along with the miso soup. Next door to them is a Japanese grocery... More 

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Florence, Kentucky
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

The traditional seating is lots of fun for a large party of 6 or more. The food is excellent and the staff is very helpful, they taught us everything we know about Japanese dinning. I have a few food allergies and they look out for me every time I come in to dine. They have become part of our family,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 7149 Manderlay Dr, Florence, KY 41042-2623
  • Location: United States  >  Kentucky (KY)  >  Florence
  • Phone Number: 859-746-1199

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm

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