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Ebizo Japanese Restaurant

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$$ - $$$
Downtown
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734 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1E1, Canada
+1 250-383-3234
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

What we ate: Salmon and tuna sashimi, salmon, toro and hamachi nigiri, the spider roll and spicy pork noodle soup! (Shared between 2 people) Sashimi & Nigiri: The fish is so incredibly fresh. The tuna just melted in my mouth as I took each bite. By far, the best fish we have had in all of Canada. Second only to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 17, 2016

Having recently moved back to the island after 11 years in Vancouver, you can probably imagine that I came back here with inflated sushi expectations, and that any attempts to find a decent place would surely end in disappointment. But find one we did, and it's a gem. Food is always fresh, atmosphere is cozy but lively, and service is... More 

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Ogden, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 10, 2016

Very small japanese restaurant downtown near the inner harbor. I had a great meal with ample sized portions, cooked just right " try the venison my personal favorite". Very reasonable dinner for three $70 us. Give this place a try.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is small and cozy, we arrived around 6:00 ish for dinner - it was busy - we had no reservation - but the waiter quickly pulled a table from the reservation table and we had a seat. Waitress was polite and friendly and service was fairly quick. The sushi was delicious, but kind of small portions compared to... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 1, 2016 via mobile

Fix the official address listing. Ebizo is now at 604 Broughton, not 734. It's worth seeking out. Good tempura and delicious sushi. I particularly liked the spider roll, with soft shelled crab. Cozy room, but not noisy, and -- once you find it. -- a very convenient location.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

We stumbled on this place for lunch during a short visit to Victoria. We arrived around 12.30 and the restaurant was packed - clearly a favourite lunch spot for locals - but it had quietened down by the time we left around an hour later. I opted for the spicy pork noodle soup (ramen) while my husband chose the Ebizo... More 

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Duluth, Minnesota, United States
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

The menu offering at Ebizo is sub par. They have zero specialty rolls on the menu unless you count the rainbow roll, which I do not. We inquired about this and the waitress told us about one roll that was not on the menu. We ordered it and it was again, just okay. Avoid getting the seaweed salad. It is... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

Excellent sushi. 스시는 신선하고 훌륭합니다. Eel the best. 장어가 최고 맛있읍니다. Unagi don BEST. 장어덮밥 을 꼭 먹어요. Beer excellent. 아사이 맥주가 맛있었읍니다. Best service. 서비스는 훌륭했읍니다. Good price. 좋은가격 양도 많아요 ^_^ Tempura Udon Good. 덴푸라 우동 많은 양의 튀김 나옵니다 ^_^

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

I really liked the staff. I decided to try a dinner instead of Sushi. I think I'll go for the Sushi next time I go. They are famous for their Rainbow Roll. I saw it on someone else's plate. He says it is one of his favourites. A friend of mine says it's one of her favourites to. I noticed... More 

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

I go to Ebizo quite frequently as I work downtown. I think their tuna tataki is the best in town, and I also like their spicy tuna and spicy salmon. The service can be a little abrupt, and it is often very difficult to get a reservation or a table. Part of its charm is how crowded it is. Don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 734 Broughton St, Victoria, British Columbia V8W 1E1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Victoria Capital Regional District  >  Victoria>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 250-383-3234

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?