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14025 Manchester Rd, Ballwin, MO 63011-4513
636-386-8999
Today
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations
Good for:
Casual Dining

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  • 15
    Excellent
  • 6
    Very good
  • 0
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  • 1
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  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
One of our favorite places for Sushi in the area

This place is one of our favorite places for sushi in West County. It probably ranks second to Oishi. They are also open on Sunday which is a bonus as most sushi places aren't.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 2, 2014
Brad R
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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Good for:
  • Casual Dining
  • Reservations
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23 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Saint Louis, Missouri, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This place is one of our favorite places for sushi in West County. It probably ranks second to Oishi. They are also open on Sunday which is a bonus as most sushi places aren't.

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St. Louis, Missouri, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

I am a huge fish nut. I have had Salmon every day of my life for probably the past 5 years.. and never get tired of it. I love fish. I got the Chirashi bowl, just so I could get a sampling of all of their raw fish. I have to say they really do have excellent fish quality and... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

Nippon tei is most definitely the only japanese/sushi restaurant that my man and I go to for excellent service and food.

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Barnhart, Missouri
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I drive all the way from Pevely to get sushi here the service is great the food is the freshest and love their sake I have eaten there and bring my friends and family and now they all eat there you have to get the crab Rangoon theirs are like no other Yummy

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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68 reviews 68 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Can only say that there isn't better or fresher Sushi than that at Nippon. Very good service with an excellent variety. We are always pleased and will return many more times. The meals are large and plenty to share with a lot of people.

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Wildwood, Missouri
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28 reviews 28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

We moved to St. Louis from SoCal several years ago so we we're pretty spoiled with some high quality sushi options. It took us a bit before we tried Nippon Tei & we've been going back now for over ten years. Owner Brian & his crew work hard to create a warm and inviting atmosphere & even harder on the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The rolls were large and they supply a "cheat sheet" incase you are not sure what is in the roll. They will add or cook items if needed. For example add cream cheese to a califorina roll. Full bar, house mojito is great. They have lots of other choices if you don't like it raw.

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Saint Louis, Missouri, USA
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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

In the Mood for Sushi? This is the place. Watch the sushi chefs as they prepare your fresh Nigri and sushi roll while you enjoy miso soup and a salad. Friendly people, fresh food, excellent quality...all for $10

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Saint Louis, Missouri
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

We tried this place based on another review service, and we have been eating here ever since. This is our "regular" place. We have only had the sushi here, and it just makes your mouth happy! All fresh, always good, excellent service and awesome atmosphere.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2013

This place has some of the best sushi I've had anywhere in St. louis. The best part is their GENEROUS-sized rolls, and the sauces! Beautiful presentation, fast and friendly service, now my mouth is watering thinking about their food. :) Favorite rolls- *Lobster Roll*- crispy, served in a martini glass *Manchester Roll*-baked scallop creation in a huge tin foil concoction... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 14025 Manchester Rd, Ballwin, MO 63011-4513
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Ballwin
  • Phone Number: 636-386-8999

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 15 - 15
  • Cuisine: Japanese

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?