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“If you want the best sushi in Tokyo... GO HERE!!!” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Uoshin Nogizaka

Uoshin Nogizaka
9-6-32 Akasaka | Akasaka, Minato-ku, Minato 107-0052, Tokyo Prefecture (Akasaka / Roppongi)
+81 3-3405-0411
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Ranked #37 of 7,780 Restaurants in Minato
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Dining options: Late Night, Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Neighborhood: Akasaka / Roppongi
Rowayton, Connecticut, United States
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“If you want the best sushi in Tokyo... GO HERE!!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2012

I went here with my Japanese Homestay, when I went to Tokyo last year. This is THE BEST Sushi place hands down! I have been to Sushi Mizutani and Saito and they don't even come near the quality of Uoshin's Fish. The reason why there menu is handwritten is because of the fact that they order their fish daily from Tsukiji Market, which is the biggest fish market in the world. (In Tokyo Bay). Although it is pricey, it is worth every yen! Highly recommended!

  • Visited December 2011
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Washington, DC
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Wow, the fish! Wow, the fun!!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

This place looks too funky to be good, but not true! The fish is fantastic, fresh and perfectly served - raw or cooked. The bohemian wait-staff seem to really enjoy their jobs and want to ensure that their customers enjoy their experience. We lucked out and got seated right away. This is a place for everyone: families with kids, business dudes, ladies-night-out types, date night, boisterous friends. The food is terrific, the atmosphere equal to it. Really reasonably priced as well. Go!

  • Visited October 2012
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Tokyo
1 review
“Worth while waiting”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2012

Everytime I passed by, I saw full of people in this place. Sometimes there was a line of people waiting outside.
FInally I knew the reason.
What's the best in Uoshin is their atmosphere. They're energetic like fish market.
Off course they serve fresh seafood and wide variety of alcohol.

  • Visited March 2012
    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 3 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Lawrence O
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Paris
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“trust me-best sushi in tokyo”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2012

this is not for lovers of elegant atmosphere, this is for people who love loud but real place, with real japanese food & friendly atmosphere. sometimes the lines for the table are long but its worth waiting. Uoshin stands for freshness - the most important thing when eating sushi or sashimi

Visited December 2011
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Geneva, Switzerland
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Excellent !”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2010

This hidden place in the heart of Tokyo (best found from exit 3 of Nogizaka station) offers a range of fresh sushi and sashimi and a very lively atmosphere. Make a reservation if you don't want to wail till 10pm until a table is free...
They have other restaurants as well, they are worth going to as well since they all get the fresh fish direktly from the tsukishi market. Probably one of the best price for quality that you can get in central tokyo

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