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238 West 56th Street, between 8th Ave & Broadway, New York City, NY 10019
(212) 586-9888
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Ranked #3,549 of 11,857 Restaurants in New York City
Price range: $21 - $30
Hours:
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Fri 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood:
Midtown
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Restaurant details
Good for: Doing business
Dining options: Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Broadway and 8th
Transit: 57 St - 7 Av (N, Q, R) 59 St - Columbus Circle (1, 2, A, B, C, D) 7 Av (B, D, E)
Description: 1954 Fuji Sushi is the First Japanese Restaurant in NY City, one of the firsts in the United States. Designed with attention to details normally reserved for sculptures, Fuji is elegant without being stodgy. The Japanese Cuisine is so good it lives up to the legend inspiring gallant decor. You don’t have to travel half way around the world to immerse yourselves in far away cultures. You can partake in Fuji's unique pleasures of creative sushi and a mix of traditional and modern Japanese entrees. This incredibly stylish restaurant, bar and joint set the tone of modern day Zen Ambiance.
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English first
Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

yes i am a sushi fanatic and eating here was a good fix to my cravings. the unagi was very good and fresh and i would eat here again. good service and nice hot rice wine.

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Singapore
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20 reviews 20 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

Bento is $15, but really not good. We love Japanese food, and thought Japanese food in New York will be better than PA or IL, but guess not. Worst Japanese food we had in USA. Will definitely not be back even when the service is good. For the price, the food is lousy so it is not value for money... More 

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arlington tx,76006
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60 reviews 60 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

I visited with my two teenage daughters on our recent trip to NYC. This was a nice find and we will most likely return our next trip to the city. Food was fresh, tasty, and very nicely prepared/displayed. Location was easy to find. Service was good but we were early in the evening.

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Utica, New York
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274 reviews 274 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We both enjoyed our dishes at lunch... very inexpensive: a lunch special roll and a bento box, with hot green tea, for under 30 bucks. Loved the quality of the sushi & sashimi ...

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

I am coming here for years and seen it through three generations of owners. It is medium size restaurant with simple decor and great food. I usually leave to the sushi master to choose what ever he want and EVERY TIME it is simply fantastic ,fresh Delicious and beautifully presented. In my view the food is comparable to some top... More 

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Vittorio Veneto, Italy
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

A very good deal. I found this restaurant on this guide and I chose it for the strategical position, close to the Broadway theater district. The restaurant looks a little bit dark inside, but here you can find a large choice of good Japanese food, the sushi appetizers and the maki sushi rools were great, and the tempura I ordered... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I dined here a couple of times as my hotel was next door but one, so it was very handy. The food was good and reasonably priced. Fairly large helpings (typical of New York!). Staff not particularly friendly or welcoming though.

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Charlotte, USA
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Soy surprise sushi was great. Dinner was fast when I was there. Service wasn't that great or friendly.

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WashingtonDC
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429 reviews 429 reviews
283 restaurant reviews
283 helpful votes 283 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

A friend and I went to Fuji Sushi for sushi, and overall, I felt it was average sushi and nothing special. Of course, being New York, there were many sushi options within close proximity to Fuji Sushi, but we just walked right into this one not needing a reservation. That can be a good and bad thing at the same... More 

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Scotland
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

We enjoyed excellent sushi in this restaurant. The portion sizes were large and great value for money.

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Additional Information about Fuji Sushi

Address: 238 West 56th Street, between 8th Ave & Broadway, New York City, NY 10019
Phone Number: (212) 586-9888
Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:30 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 21 - 30
Cuisine: Japanese

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