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1400 N 45th St, Seattle, WA 98103-6707 (Lake Union)
206-633-0212
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Ranked #363 of 3,487 Restaurants in Seattle
Price range: $1 - $20
Hours:
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
Neighborhood: Lake Union
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Good for: Dining on a budget
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2014 NEW

The Chirashi bowl (with seared salmon and tuna) is absolutely delicious. Although it doesn’t look like much on the picture, it’s a lot, enough to fill two tummies! And it only costs $15! Great price and quality. Highly recommended!

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Senior Contributor
33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Having dinner with family we ordered cirashi. Sashimi over rice. The food it's excellent sashimi they cut it very big. The service was very good, they were very nice and polite. The bad things they don't take credit card, ONLY CASH

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Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

I was going to UW 3 years ago and this was the place where I was always going. Sushi here was super thick and enough to split it in a half to share. I will never forget that soft melting taste of sushi there. Recommend you to eat sushi here and then go to Molly Moon's which is just few... More 

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Seattle, Washington
Top Contributor
173 reviews 173 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2014

When I go, I usually pick sushi nigiri plate or chirashi bowl. Both of which are below $20 and come full of good quality sushi. I guess my favorite is chirashi bowl as they don't come with cooked sushi. If you are a real sushi enthusiast (and not just cooked sushi rolls), you can substitute the shrimps and other cooked... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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15 reviews 15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

Musashi is not what it used to be. The sushi is still very affordable, but the quality has gone down considerably. The sushi rice is really overpowering with vinegar and lacks sweetness. Most of the dishes like the sukiyaki bowl also seem to be made with less effort and carelessness. The one dish that seems to have survived the wrath... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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128 reviews 128 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

Great prices, great service, fresh sushi, but these days we opt for togo. There's always a line outside the door. Cold or not.

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Chandler, Arizona
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119 reviews 119 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2013

A hole in the wall giant among sushi places! Tiny cramped little sushi place, a bunch of 2 top tables and a 4 chair sushi bar. People were friendly, especially with the close proximity, get to know your neighbor! Small menu but they have good stuff as specials, ask the waitperson and be prepared for a goodly list. We ordered... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2013

Small, cozy with great mix of people you would expect to find near a University. The special was a great way to try several different pieces. They open at 5:00. By 5:02 all the tables were full. Seriously, looked at my watch. The tables turned over quickly so the wait wasn't bad. Love this place.

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Seattle
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30 reviews 30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2012

Price is very reasonable. The line is ALWAYS long though. Very limited menu for sushi lovers mostly. I have been there many times and I will go back again soon.

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Edmonds, Washington
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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2012

A small, cozy restaurant that serves fantastic sushi and very consistent in quality everytime!

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Additional Information about Musashi's

Address: 1400 N 45th St, Seattle, WA 98103-6707
Phone Number: 206-633-0212
Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Lake Union
Open Hours:
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:30 pm  5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 1 - 20
Cuisine: Sushi, Japanese

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