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Toyoda Sushi

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12543 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125-4424
206-367-7972
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5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wed - Thu 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Waitstaff

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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 4
    Very good
  • 2
    Average
  • 1
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  • 0
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Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
The Best Sashimi Dinner You can buy on a budget

Toyoda is a small Mom & Pop joint run by a small Japanese family, The Dad makes the sushi and sashimi and the wife and daughters serve the guest. This place will rank the highest for full value for money. We ordered one sashimi dinner between two of us and were served a platter of 4 to 6 pieces... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 5, 2015
CommanderSrikanth
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

Toyoda is a small Mom & Pop joint run by a small Japanese family, The Dad makes the sushi and sashimi and the wife and daughters serve the guest. This place will rank the highest for full value for money. We ordered one sashimi dinner between two of us and were served a platter of 4 to 6 pieces of... More 

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Thank CommanderSrikanth
Shoreline
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239 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This is not fine Russian-style table service. As food is ready, it comes to the table, regardless of the order you'd expect it. So don't be surprised if an appetizer shows up between the main course and dessert. The food is good, the service passable, and the place is very lively. Great selection of sake and very fine sushi.

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Thank hfulghum
Seattle, Washington
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54 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Toyoda serves really good sushi. Be sure to go early as the wait for a table can be quite long. I saw a review about better service at the bar, so we waited for the bar and were quite happy with our meal.

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1 Thank el_duderino326
Seattle, Washington
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36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

I've been going to Toyoda Sushi for about 20 years, for good reason. Hands down, they have the best sushi and sashimi in Seattle. And I'm picky; I'm from Japan. Their restaurant is tiny, and there is often a line to be seated, but it's definitely worth the wait.

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3 Thank Mia C
Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014 via mobile

Bit on the pricier side - should have realized that the restaurant does not cater to average diners when I notice the absence of "Bento" box specials on the menu. Went on a Sunday night for dinner - place was packed and we were in a rush - but happy to get our orders in timely fashion. Dinner for three... More 

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2 Thank Borneo111
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 via mobile

My husband and I visited Toyoda Sushi on a suggestion and ordered the sashimi dinner. It was both beautifully presented and melt in your mouth. I've never had sushi this good! I highly recommend sitting at the bar to enjoy watching the talented and humorous chefs.

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1 Thank Anna G
Richland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014 via mobile

Toyoda has delicious sushi in generous portions, served a friendly atmosphere. Always welcoming and entertaining the staff and other patrons are the best.

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1 Thank Marry P
Seattle, Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Been coming here for years, but have to say the place seems to be drifting down. The sushi chefs make some very nice sushi, and they do a good job attending to bar diners. But God help you if you want or are forced to sit at a table. The wait staff is totally disorganized, there is no such thing... More 

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Thank SounderFan
Denver, Colorado
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014 via mobile

We love this place! We always have great service even though the restaurant is usually very crowded. We have moved to Denver, and visit Toyoda every time we come back home. It's our favorite place to eat, hands down!

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Thank Melissa T
Seattle, Washington
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

We have been going to Toyoda Sushi for years and the quality has been excellent the entire time. You need to go early if you don't want to stand in line. The menu is fairly extensive, the service is prompt and polite. We love the owners and staff at this restaurant. It is such a treat to go there!!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 12543 Lake City Way NE, Seattle, WA 98125-4424
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Northgate
  • Neighborhood: Northgate
  • Phone Number: 206-367-7972

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?