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Sono Japanese Restaurant

319 Fayetteville Street #101, Raleigh, NC 27601
+1 919-521-5328
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Ranked #63 of 1,243 Restaurants in Raleigh
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $35
Hours:
Sun - Wed 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thu - Sat 5:00 am - 1:00 am
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Japanese
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: E. Davie St.
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Saxapahaw, North Carolina, United States
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30 reviews 30 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

I went here with my husband and a large group of our friends on a Saturday night. We had a reservation and were seated right away. Service was on the slow side, but that's understandable for a group of over a dozen people. I would describe the atmosphere as trendy, but not pretentious. Be aware that both drinks and food... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
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42 reviews 42 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

Downtown location near the Capitol. Convenient to walk if staying nearby downtown. Creative sushi menu with a good variety. Full saki menu with quality choices. A bit pricier probably due to the location but good quality

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Durham, NC
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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Normally don't travel to Raleigh but Sono was a pleasant surprise. The specialty rolls were very good - Angry Tuna and Hamachi Jalapeño. VIP was not as good. We considered the 5 and 7 course chef choice but a la carte seemed like a better deal.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We loved it! Sat in the bar area, ordered dumplings. Some the best we've had, not too heavy, filling great. The pork buns were insanely good. Impeccable. We also got a Japanese noodle dish, reminded us of our visit to Hong Kong. Although familiar with Chinese_haha_ seemed very authentic to that region. Service very pleasant. Highly suggest.

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Windermere, Florida
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139 reviews 139 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

The sushi here is AMAZING! Came here off of the recommendation of a friend, and we are definitely glad we did! With amazing rolls from basics to their own creations like the 'screaming o', 'angry tuna', 'red bull' and many more-if you are a sushi lover you NEED to check this out! I have had sushi all over from Tokyo... More 

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WA
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

So, I got a hankering for sushi in all places Raleigh. I looked and found one a couple of blocks from my hotel. At first I thought, nothing good can come from this... But at a loss for other options, I gave it a try. Boy was I in for a surprise (a great one!) The only other places I... More 

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Trondheim, Sor-Trondelag, Norway
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

My friend took me to Sono for lunch last week and it was just perfect. Very nice and helpful staff. Extremely good food and a nice and relaxing atmosphere. All in all a perfect lunch experience. Plus the prices really give you bang for your buck!

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Kansas
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88 reviews 88 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I always come to Sono when in town. The food is delicious and the staff is really friendly. If you want to try sushi, this is a great place to go. The servers take the time to answer your questions and provide suggestions based on your preferences.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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19 reviews 19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Only ate at Sono once but wished I had the chance to again. PROS: Sushi is excellent Servers are nice Service is quick Open late which is very nice for Raleigh since not much is open late. Most restaurants close as early as 7:00 PM but Sono is open until 10:00 PM CONS: Did not have any but only ate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

unexpected excellent sushi combo. The restaurant is alittle dark and cold but apart from that food and service are very good and very well priced.

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Additional Information about Sono Japanese Restaurant

Address: 319 Fayetteville Street #101, Raleigh, NC 27601
Phone Number: +1 919-521-5328
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 am - 10:00 am
Monday 5:00 am - 10:00 am  11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday 5:00 am - 10:00 am  11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday 5:00 am - 10:00 am  11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 2:00 am  5:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 2:00 am  5:00 am - 1:00 am
Saturday 5:00 am - 1:00 am
Average Prices: USD 25 - 35
Cuisine: Sushi, Asian, Japanese

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