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257 Central Avenue, Metuchen, NJ
(732) 494-8686
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
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Small establishment but really good sushi. Probably the best in the whole middlesex county. Also, the servers are really fast and attentive

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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  • Special occasions
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Small establishment but really good sushi. Probably the best in the whole middlesex county. Also, the servers are really fast and attentive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This tiny restaurant is fantastic. the food is very fresh, the sushi and sashimi are excellent. The staff is wonderful and it is my favorite sushi restaurant in the area. If i could i would eat there every nite. and afternoon.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I have lived in Metuchen very close to mr. Pi's sushi for a long time. Have to say this being my first visit, I was very impressed with the quality of the food. Loved the sushi, was some of the best I have ever had. While the food was great, the atmosphere wasn't. Something quite distracting going at night was... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

Excellent quality of sushi / sashimi, certainly the best in the area. Also has a cute Japanese table for those who are willing to take off their shoes before they eat. I would certainly come back to Mr. Pi.

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Edison, New Jersey
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

I never saw such unhappy people, two sushi chefs, one leading against the wall yawning, the other looked soooo mirserable he was frightening. I sat at the sushi bar, behind it was messy, cluttered and dirty looking. The staff which was abut 5, sat off the side in complete view on the handful of customers, texting and whatever on their... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

My friends and I often get lunch at Mr. Pi. Their lunch specials are good and reasonably priced. I do not eat seafood and have always enjoyed their non-sushi options like the gyozo dumplings. I love the ginger carrot dressing they make for their salad. My sushi loving companions say that the Sushi Lunch Special #3 is their favorite.

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Metuchen, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Mr Pi's used to be my favorite sushi restaurant, Until Mr Pi opened a new restaurant and rarely spends any time in Metuchen. The service has gone down hill without him. A great example of 'when the boss is away . . .'

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Holmdel, New Jersey
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

My hubby and i wanted to try a new place in the middlexsex county area. When I googled review on sushi restaurants nearby, Mr. Pi's had great reviews. We decided why not give this place a try. We got there around 3pm when they just opened. We were the only customer. The waitress was folding something in the corner and... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Though I prefer thinner cuts... and the slices were too big to put into your mouth at once... I liked the sushi here... the salmon was sea-fresh, the splash roll exquisite... had their signature dish - the 'Volcano' and it was good as well... the Mochi was exquisite... note that this place does not serve alcohol, but you are welcome... More 

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Edison, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

After surgery my wife was limited to using 3 fingers on one hand to feed herself. My immediate solution was to turn to our favorite sushi restaurant (Mr. Pi's) to solve her concern about my cooking skills. The menu is so vast that duplication is not a problem. The quality of the food is excellent and the Miso soup is... More 

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Address: 257 Central Avenue, Metuchen, NJ
Phone Number: (732) 494-8686
Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Metuchen
Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

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  • Address: 257 Central Avenue, Metuchen, NJ
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Metuchen
  • Phone Number: (732) 494-8686

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Special occasions

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