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Ben Gui Sushi

4353 Starkey Rd, Roanoke, VA 24018
(540) 772-6888
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Ranked #103 of 408 restaurants in Roanoke
Price range: $5 - $30
Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Are you looking for top quality sushi at affordable prices? Visit Ben Gui Sushi and get Japanese cuisine and sushi that you would find in a big city. We serve Japanese Cuisine as well as Sushi, with an environment that is family friendly. We are an excellent location for business dinners, eating with your entire family, or just a stop for a quick healthy bite to eat. Experience the freshest product with plenty of unique twists to make each and every visit a pleasant one. We are also available for catering and private dinners.
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English first
Rocky Mount
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 NEW

If you want great straight sashimi or sushi, it's the freshest around. I know the owner will refuse his suppliers fish if not fresh. The appetizers are really good, particularly the assorted fish/seaweed salads and tataki. The American style salad isn't worth eating. When it comes to the rolls, they are missing the mark. The textures are lacking. I don't... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2014

Although its pricey, this is some of the best sushi I've ever had. Its just so fresh and flavorful, you can tell they do it right here. All the sushi and sashimi I chose were chefs choice, and it tasted incredible! They also have a big menu with lots to choose from to match your budget or taste buds, and... More

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Atlanta, Georgia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2013

My husband and I just had lunch here and it was the worst sushi we've ever had (and we live in WV!!!). I was putting extra wasabi on mine just to kill the taste of the tuna. I must say the service is great tho, very friendly and attentive, but not good at sushi.

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Columbia, Maryland
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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

I was really surprised by this place. A few of my coworkers had recommended it. I have had sushi all over the place and this is some of the best. I sat at the bar alone and the chef was very chatty asking where I was from. He asked what types of sushi i liked and from what I told... More

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Tuscaloosa, Alabama
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I had a great experience at Ben Gui Sushi. The waitress did a great job explaining their menu and guided me to select the 'Trust' sushi roll and the sushi salad. Both were superb. The chef created a great roll according to my likes, and made it extra hot for me on my request. I thoroughly enjoyed it. The price... More

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Roanoke, Virginia
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4 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2013

I ate here only once for sushi lunch special for around $14. Sushi had no wasabi inside; I never had this experience before. This is same as having a hamburger without any condiments... (So much for being authentic!). Selection (of sushi) reminded me of typical "grocery" sushi selection. One of the pieces was imitation crab meat- such a disappointment to... More

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Blacksburg, Virginia
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11 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

A friend posted this on Facebook as one of the best sushi places in the area. We weren't disappointed.

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Deadwood, SD
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33 reviews 33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013 via mobile

The sushi chefs are a really nice couple. They know their customers and make great recommendations. I've tried some stuff I never would have and it's all been wonderful. They have lots of specials that aren't on the menu so you definitely want to ask. They're a little expensive but so worth it.

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Roanoke, Virginia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2013

Really enjoyed this little place with a friendly staff and great food. Had two rolls for $10! Even tried their bananas tempura for dessert and it was fantastic! We'll be back for sure, but be aware--they close for a break between lunch and dinner.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2013

DH and I came here on a Saturday night, arriving just before the crowds packed the place. Don't let its location in a strip mall fool you...this is some damned fine sushi at reasonable prices. We started out with hot tea, and our starters were the house salad with ginger dressing ($1.50) and DH got the pork dumpling soup ($6.50).... More

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