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“Great Mother's Day” 4 of 5 stars
Review of Ajisai Sushi Bar

Ajisai Sushi Bar
2081 West 42nd Avenue, Vancouver, British Columbia V6M 2B4, Canada
604-266-1428
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Ranked #396 of 2,805 restaurants in Vancouver
Price range: $15 - $25
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Richmond, Canada
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 6 cities Reviews in 6 cities
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
“Great Mother's Day”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

Some of the best sushi in town. A great way to spend a mother's day evening. Been here before and this visit was no different. Sushi is tasty and obviously fresh. In a city full of sushi joints this one really stands out.!

  • Visited May 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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English first
vancouver
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31 reviews 31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
Reviews in 8 cities Reviews in 8 cities
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
“Tiny little gem”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2013

Love love love the sushi! Tastes so fresh! If you're pressed for time during lunch don't bother, there's always a line up. I usually call ahead to preorder and take out on my break. It's a hidden gem in kerrisdale. Must try!

  • Visited January 2013
    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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“One of the BEST in Van”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2013 via mobile

one of the best sushi bars in Vancouver if not Canada. ive been going there since it opened 14 years ago. For 14 years they have not changed their quality and niche. Simply sushi at its best

    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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Vancouver, British Columbia
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“Excellent sashimi & sushi”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2012 via mobile

It is one of the best in town. I highly recommend this place. It worths to wait for seats having excellent Japanese food.

    • 4 of 5 stars Value
    • 4 of 5 stars Atmosphere
    • 4 of 5 stars Service
    • 5 of 5 stars Food
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16 restaurant reviews
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54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
“Excellent sushi”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2012

There are a lot of sushi restaurants in Vancouver, but soon enough you tire of eating average sushi and you yearn for something better. Ajisai is that something better.

Their fish is incredibly fresh, and something so simple as sushi (there are no Crazy Rolls with sauces galore here) is elevated to something more than just food. I think this is what sushi should be, fresh simple ingredients doing the talking without added distractions like sauces or bizarre ingredient combinations.

Arrive early though if you're planning to eat in the restaurant!

Visited September 2012
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