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California Rollin

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Californian, Sushi
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274 Goodman St N, Ste B117, Rochester, NY 14607-1171
585-271-8990
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Today
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 25
    Excellent
  • 37
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 14
    Poor
  • 12
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Where did my server go?

Sitting in the restaurant typing this review wondering where the server has been, especially the last 20 min with our credit card. It isn't even busy in here! Food was good, drinks were good, but service so bad, I can't recommend this place. why is service bad? -we were handed a checklist to... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 3, 2015
DrNik
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NY
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English first
NY
Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2015

Sitting in the restaurant typing this review wondering where the server has been, especially the last 20 min with our credit card. It isn't even busy in here! Food was good, drinks were good, but service so bad, I can't recommend this place. why is service bad? -we were handed a checklist to place our order with no explanation. -we... More 

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Fairport, New York, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

They need to step up the service at this place. The food is always amazing but you never get what you ask for. Drinks sit empty unless you beg and then your lucky if they bring you the right one ... Bud light lime and Labatts do not sound the same if you are paying attention. Fork sure if you... More 

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New York
Senior Contributor
25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

My husband and I went here for our Valentine's day date, as it was a place we used to enjoy when we lived in Rochester a few years back. We went for an early dinner (a little past four) to avoid any rush. It wasn't busy, but nor was it dead, so the place was staffed. We got water right... More 

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Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

while it has been over a year since we have dined at this establishment, (and we used to go alot) a friend gave us a groupon worth $30. after our bill (which was about $100) we went to cash out - and then we remembered why we haven't been there in sooo long. They do not like to honor the... More 

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Senior Contributor
48 reviews 48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014

This used to be a favorite restaurant of our family, though it fell out of favor over the past year or so due to uninspired sushi and tanking quality of service. We visited with friends who returned to Rochester for a weekend and had good old memories of the place, hoping that giving another chance to this past favorite may... More 

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Rochester, New York
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29 reviews 29 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

This place prides itself on a unique fusion of classic sushi and new age ingrediants. I can accept a place trying to be different but thier ingrediants don't make sense. Bacon? Almond paste? Dijon mustard? This is just not for me. However, they do still have the classic roles. The first time I went, I ordered basic rolls that you... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Let me be clear - I love this place and I eat there ALL the time (1 or more times per month) and I've been there during lunch and dinner. Dinner can get busy especially on Fridays and on All You Can Eat Sushi Night, they also don't take reservations, so if you have a large party or don't mind... More 

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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24 reviews 24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

There were 5 of us hungry business travelers that night and we all got the sushi. Not one of us could finish the amount of food we were brought. Excellent sushi, both the cooked and the raw; service was good but it took almost an hour for our food (granted we had a large order!) and while they don't take... More 

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Avon, New York
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

If you are looking for delicious and creative sushi, this is the place to come. If you are looking for a quick bite to eat and short waits, this is not. I personally think it's worth the wait and has the atmosphere to make up for it if you are hanging out with buddies or your significant other, but it... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The rolls were poorly done. The fish wasn't fresh. We went as two adults and three kids. The kids' food came out an hour before the rolls did. It took ten minutes and two askings before the kids got utensils for their food. One of the grown ups was diabetic and her blood sugar was dropping while we waited. All... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 274 Goodman St N, Ste B117, Rochester, NY 14607-1171
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Rochester
  • Phone Number: 585-271-8990

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: Californian, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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