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RuSan's

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Morningside - Lenox Park
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1529 Piedmont Ave NE #J, Ste J, Atlanta, GA 30324-5000
404-875-7042
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11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • 21
    Excellent
  • 16
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 7
    Poor
  • 10
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Great place in downtown ATL

I ordered the sushi and a teriyaki rice bowl. The sushi was good but nothing to write home about. The bowl of rice was spicy and a really great value around $2!!

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 via mobile

I ordered the sushi and a teriyaki rice bowl. The sushi was good but nothing to write home about. The bowl of rice was spicy and a really great value around $2!!

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Vancouver, Canada
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74 reviews 74 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

Went with Six workmates to this restaurant, spur of the moment decision, as we could not get into another restaurant. We have been there before, and knew that it was a good place to get a meal. When we went to the desk, the manager recognized us for trips we have been making to this establishment at least once a... More 

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Tupelo, Mississippi
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I ate here a week or so ago. I used to eat here all the time but haven't been in ATL as much recently. I missed all the press around their "issue" and was worried when the crowd was thin. However, the new team seems to have corrected the deficiencies and the foot is good. Keep in mind this is... More 

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D.C.
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

Once a year while in town we visit, we have not always been to the same location but the food has been excellent every time. I've tried a large variety of sushi here and have loved it all. I can't wait for the next visit.

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Savannah, Georgia
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133 reviews 133 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Teriaki chicken for me and what a delight. Cooked to perfection and accompanied by white rice, sauteed onions and green peppers and garnished with string carrots. It also comes with soup and salad. I ordered the dinner that comes with 6 pieces of sushi. These were good but definitely the main course took the gold star. Very affordable. 2 dinners,... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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118 reviews 118 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2014

Ru San's in Midtown Atlanta has reopened under new management. I recently had a business lunch there and enjoyed the experience. The new management has retained the buffet that was a hallmark of the previous management. The interior decor reminds me of a South Beach or Los Angeles sushi bar with neon lights and stainless steel furniture. The staff greets... More 

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Savannah, Georgia
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104 reviews 104 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2013

Ru San's is perhaps not for sushi afficionados, but, for those like me who enjoy sushi but don't make a fetish of it, it's a go-to restaurant. Consistently good selections, always fresh. Several (or many?) locations around the Atlanta metro area.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013

I really loved Ru San's but I feel like their menu is so overwhelming. I would rather them have fewer but good quality items. I also used to enjoy the lunch buffet here but its really busy and the sushi is low quality for the price. There are better places to get sushi in atlanta.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2013

I used to go to this place almost weekly, but had not gone in a while. When I was here this last time, the place smells like old grease and this morning on the news there was report that this place had been closed by the health department after they found roaches all in the restaurant (8/2013). This is a... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia, United States
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142 reviews 142 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

Low prices drive the appeal making it a pretty busy and popular place. Large portions too but the raw fish quality is very, very poor.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1529 Piedmont Ave NE #J, Ste J, Atlanta, GA 30324-5000
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Atlanta>  > Morningside - Lenox Park
  • Neighborhood: Morningside - Lenox Park
  • Phone Number: 404-875-7042

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 12:00 am

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?