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53 East Main Street, Bay Shore, NY 11706
631-591-3107
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Today
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Open now
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Hours:
Sun 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations

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  • 20
    Excellent
  • 12
    Very good
  • 8
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Fun place

My only complaint is the rolls we ate kind of tasted the same. We had a Passion, Mango-something, and a Demon roll. Also, they fell apart when you try to pick them up. But they tasted fresh, the drinks were good, everything was solid. I'd come back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
BrandiKSE
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Newark, New Jersey
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43 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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West Babylon, New York
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

We've been dining at AJI 53 for years! One of our favorites!! Drinks and Food is always so good!! Our favorite drink is dragon punch!

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Newark, New Jersey
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

My only complaint is the rolls we ate kind of tasted the same. We had a Passion, Mango-something, and a Demon roll. Also, they fell apart when you try to pick them up. But they tasted fresh, the drinks were good, everything was solid. I'd come back.

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Bay Shore, New York
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

I visited Aji twice by myself in recent weeks for lunch and each time I was very happy with the food, which was fresh and well presented, the decor, which was sleek, stylish a bright due to the full wall of windows facing the street, and the service, which was attentively provided by well dressed staff. When I asked for... More 

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Bay Shore, New York, United States
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I have eaten at Aji many many times since they opened. I enjoyed their American Dream especially. That is why I was so disappointed a couple weeks ago when I ate there again. It did not taste fresh and the drinks were not good at all. I hope they realize the difference they made are not good at all. I... More 

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

This is one of the only sushi restaurants I will visit. There is no comparison some of my favorite rolls are the amazing tuna, and bayshore but really everything is great.

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Bayport
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51 reviews 51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

I have been going to this restaurant over the past several years but stopped going awhile ago due to the noise level. Unfortunately that has not changed. The disco type music and loud noise level do not overcome the average to above average food.the sushi and sashimi lunch is very good and my friends had bento boxes. The fish is... More 

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Bay Shore, New York, United States
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Beautiful place, amazing food but my biggest complaint is that there are a lot of waitstaff. Normally that would be a good thing, but in this case they all seem to get in each other's way. I've been there twice and both times I was seated by the kitchen, which gave me full view of how annoyed the waitstaff were... More 

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Brentwood, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

A very friendly staff, specialty rolls and two great bars give Aji 53 my high rating. Try the Sake Bomb or a Lemon drop.

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NY
Top Contributor
124 reviews 124 reviews
108 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Went here for dinner recently and enjoyed the experience. Our waitress was very helpful and made some very nice dinner recommendations. Two menu items worth noting were the Rock Shrimp Tempura and the American Dream roll, which is a roll with rock shrimp tempura inside, topped w. spicy lobster & spicy kani served w. spicy creamy sauce. Both items were... More 

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Long Island, New York
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014 via mobile

I love their food, the tuna tartar is bliss. Their sushi is incredibly fresh and delicious. My only complaint is how loud it tends to get inside..

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 53 East Main Street, Bay Shore, NY 11706
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Long Island  >  Bay Shore
  • Phone Number: 631-591-3107

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 12:00 am

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