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Ando Japanese Restaurant

5889 Pfeiffer Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242-4819
513-791-8687
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Reno, Nevada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

I travel through this area a couple of times a year and happens to be looking for sushi this last time through. Turned out to be a great choice. Fast an friendly service at the bar. I had the sushi dinner with a variety of pieces. I would definitely come back as well as recommend this place

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Gatlinburg, TN
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42 reviews 42 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

My husband and I ate here on a last minute decision. The food was good, authentic and fresh. The service was fast, and the prices were reasonable. It was a little small, and the lights were bright, but we would definitely eat here again if we were in the area.

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Dayton, Ohio
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47 reviews 47 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Went to lunch with a friend who lived in Japan and is married to a native Japanese. Ando was his recommendation, so I was hoping for something really good. It was better than good, it was excellent. We both had Chirashi Zushi. Literally means Scattered Sushi. Very tasty and quite filling. I'm ready to go back. The food was fresh... More 

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Top Contributor
198 reviews 198 reviews
166 restaurant reviews
180 helpful votes 180 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2014

Been going here for years but they continue to impress me with outstanding food and service. We recently were here for lunch. They are very accommodating for special requests. I usually ask for specials and they always have outstanding and unique Japanese specials (ask for the Japanese menu and ask questions!). I had a bento box with grilled black cod... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Very small restaurant though and 3 of the tables are located near the kitchen/busser entrance. Got splashed with water a few times. The Bento Box with chicken teriyaki and California Roll was great.

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Anderson, South Carolina
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183 reviews 183 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014 via mobile

TA patrons had rated this number one in Blue Ash.... I think folks need to get out more often. The food was good and it's a nice little neighborhood Japanese restaurant, but not very memorable. The wait staff was very nice and friendly and I assume this is a family owned business. I didn't get the sushi and perhaps that... More 

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Beijing, China
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577 reviews 577 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
247 helpful votes 247 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

a great authentic Japanese restaurant located in a convenient area that is readily accessible around town. for those accustomed to half price sushi, or crazy elaborate rolls catered towards westerners, this is a pretty legit place to get the real deal of a good Japanese meal (yes they have Toro, if you don't feel bad about depleted tuna stocks in... More 

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Novi, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Having lived in Japan for several years, I can tell you that this place serves very authentic and delicious Japanese cuisine. Highly recommended.

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New York City, New York
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17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

I was very pleasantly surprised by the quality of Japanese food available at this restaurant in Blue Ash. Tucked away in a strip mall not very visible on Pfeieffer Road near the on-ramp to Interstate 71 South, Ando has authentic Japanese food. It's always a good sign when Japanese eat there. I had the ramen, which had more of a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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161 reviews 161 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 via mobile

Recommended by a friend, this is the best Japanese restaurant in north Cincinnati. Lunch crowd packs the restaurant. Sashimi bento box is a great choice with varieties from salad to miso soup to pickles to fresh sashimi. 100% recommend.

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Additional Information about Ando Japanese Restaurant

Address: 5889 Pfeiffer Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242-4819
Phone Number: 513-791-8687
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Blue Ash
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisine: Japanese

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