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Zumi Sushi Japanese Kitchen

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2119 Belcourt Avenue, Nashville, TN (21st Ave S.)
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Waitstaff

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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Great Sushi

This spot is in a very cool part of town (near Vandy) near great bars, a theater, shops, and other restaurants offering live music. I've had better gyoza, but my rainbow roll and Nicole's crab rangoon roll were fantastic. Start with the edamame. DON'T ORDER THE CENTENNIAL IPA! $7.50 for a pint... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 4, 2014
LordMark H
Nashville, Tennessee
via mobile
Good for:
  • Business meetings
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Nashville, Tennessee
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161 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stopped in for a quick bite before a movie at the Belcourt. Creative looking cocktails (did not try) and large outdoor patio. Would go back for drinks only. Clearly aimed at college kids who don't know any better yet. "Kimchi" fried rice has nearly no kimchi, what was there wasn't particularly tasty or spicy. I got the shrimp added, they... More 

Thank DC20something
Nashville, TN
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83 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We dropped in on a mid-afternoon on a Sunday. If you haven't been to Zumi in a while, as we hadn't, it's changed from when it first opened, when it was, as we recalled, a kind of sushi cafeteria. It's now a sit-down place with an outdoor porch, in an old house near Vanderbilt and in the Hillsboro Village area.... More 

2 Thank Godenar
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We like Zumi because it has many small plates that are easy to share. We make a meal of three or four appetizers. Good service, reasonable prices, and nice location make Zumi a fun evening. I like the poke-tini-- poke with wonton chip

1 Thank Ed VV
Nashville, Tennessee
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110 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014 via mobile

This spot is in a very cool part of town (near Vandy) near great bars, a theater, shops, and other restaurants offering live music. I've had better gyoza, but my rainbow roll and Nicole's crab rangoon roll were fantastic. Start with the edamame. DON'T ORDER THE CENTENNIAL IPA! $7.50 for a pint?!? The only thing more expensive than the beer... More 

1 Thank LordMark H
Raleigh, NC
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013 credit card Amex Card Member Review

Some of the best sushi we've found in Nashville. Great ambiance, great service, and fantastic food. Would definitely recommend.

1 Thank bpres99
Greenville, South Carolina
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201 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2013

I have friends who currently live in Nashville and said it was the best they have found with reasonable prices. Right of 21st street with nice shops. The atmosphere is casual and fun the Mainline Roll is Salmon and cream cheese got a soy wrap and crunch.

Thank Tangaroa
Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Went on Wednesday night around 6:45 PM. Sat at bar, was 2 for 1 night. Very good sushi, great atmosphere, service impeccable. I would highly recommend!

1 Thank Elliott083195
Sooke, British Columbia, Canada
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2013

We visited this establishment with our 2 year old daughter, who befriended our very attentive and kind waiter. It was quite quiet for lunch on a weekday, but we saw a lot of people picking up for take-out. The atmosphere in the restaurant was quite funky and hip, but still welcoming, and not so cool to avoid taking a kid... More 

1 Thank KristiAnn928
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013 via mobile

Was there with two friends Saturday night; we were in town for the concert Friday and found this restaurant online. It is Fantastic. Food: delicious. Everything we ordered was exceptional, and the prices were less than expected. I highly recommend the sake flight! Service: I didn't get her name, but we loved our server that evening. She was working on... More 

Thank Uofmhannah
Hendersonville, Tennessee, United States
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2013 via mobile

Food was okay, service very mediocre, and I'd have rather spent the same amount of money elsewhere. Setting is nice.

1 Thank Jason D

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2119 Belcourt Avenue, Nashville, TN
    (21st Ave S.)
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Nashville

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 30 - 30
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Asian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Good for: Business meetings


Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 11:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?