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Sushi Cafe Avenida

#300 of 3,227 Restaurants in Lisbon
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Rue Barata Salgueiro 28, Lisbon 1250-044, Portugal
+351 211 928 158
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12:30 pm - 2:00 am
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Brisbane
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156 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Groovey trendy interior plus outside verandah. Semi traditional Japanese menu with some fascinating Portuguese twists such as foie gras nigiri sushi. The food is very very good. The service is very good also except for one young lady who seemed bored with us/ annoyed with us/ or simply that's her way. All other staff interactions were fun and engaging.

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Thank Paul R
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38 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Enjoyable sushi in a really nice place. I have very high standards when it comes to sushi and this was better than I thought it would be. I'm staying close by and it was more convenience than choice but I have to say the food was very good. Would come back the next time I'm in Lisbon!

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Thank bodge1978
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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12 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Top fusion sushis - from starters to desert it was a true experience! Wonderful place with nice deco. Definitely recommended.

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Thank anthony g
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5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

On business as a table for one. Was told no tables on terrace which was ok. Dining room modern and airy. Waitress a bit aloof though. Ordered vinho Verdi but had no sparkle and seemed like the bottle had been open a while. Sushi was pretty ok. Went for the tasting menu. Starter cleared before I'd finished. Black cod was... More 

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Thank seanloughran
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016 via mobile

Simply the best sushi I ever eaten in my entire life. Very well prepared by the chef where you can find a great experience of flavors. The price was reasonable (60€ apart from the drinks). The place is very modern and quiet but the best location from a perfect experience is the balcony. The staff were very pleasant and helpful.

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Thank Gonçalo C
Salem, New Hampshire
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4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

I had best sushi I ate in my life. We went back next night to try more. The waiter was new but really pleasant. The decor of the place was modern and very fresh. Quiet place.

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Thank Eiji M
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Quite simply the BEST sushi I have ever eaten anywhere before ... The most surprising part was the price, very very reasonable for such amazing quality. We had black cod, Apple sushi, prawn tempura, edamame and a cocktail each and the bill came to €75. If you had the equivalent meal at the same quality in London you would pay... More 

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Thank Ben S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2016

Sushi Cafe Avenida brings shushi to another standard. From the freshness of the ingredients, to the quality of the service (not forgetting the beauty of the space), it has all the ingredients to a memorable meal. Although it might be perceived as a bit expensive, I for one believe that the price relates to the quality. And, from that perspective,... More 

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Thank Antonio M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2016 via mobile

The service was very kind, they are very fast and efficient! The food is good, i love simple sushis and my boyfriend like them more originals and we were both happy. Good prices. It will be my sushi restauramt in Lisboa!

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Thank Alicitatita
CarmoRS, Gerente de relações públicas at Sushi Cafe Avenida, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Many thanks for your review. It's always a pleasure to have you with us. Hope to see you back very soon. Thanks. More 

United Kingdom
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31 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

We stumbled across this restaurant as we arrived in Lisbon late and it was near to our hotel. We felt we should be trying Portuguese food but couldn't find anything nearby. I am so glad we didn't. This was one of the best meals we had in Lisbon. The sushi was really fresh and delicious and tempura crispy and light,... More 

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CarmoRS, Gerente de relações públicas at Sushi Cafe Avenida, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Many thanks for your comment. We're so glad your like it and it will be always a pleasure to have you with us. Hope to see you back soon. Kind regards More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Thursday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Friday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Saturday
12:30 pm - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rue Barata Salgueiro 28, Lisbon 1250-044, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Central Portugal  >  Lisbon District  >  Lisbon
  • Phone Number: +351 211 928 158
Description
If this is the first time you open our menu, Hajimemashite!(Nice to meet you!)If you are already a customer, He Yôkoso!(Be welcome!)The age and the familyIt was on the 13th December 2005 that we opened the SushiCafé Amoreiras and we never imagined that after 6 years we would be here and already with 4 restaurants established (SushiCafé Avenida, SushiCafé Amoreiras, SushiCorner Colombo e SushiCorner Atrium Saldanha). We are now a numerous family and all of this owed to you. Thank You!The Fish qualityAlthough we changed the dimension we never changed in what is really important, the fish.We still buy the best Tuna in the world, the Bluefin.It belongs to the specie Thunnus thynnus, from the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean, the bluefin is the largest tuna there is and therefore the most tasteful, we may see the different types of meat as the akame (less fat), chu toro and ho toro (more fat).Our tuna is captured according to the Japanese know-how. The tuna capture is probably as important as its quality, in a deficient capture it loses blood which means losing quality and flavour.Our salmon is upper category, 1st class of the three existing categoriesWe only buy large dimensions of salmon from Norway (6 to 9kg each) as it preserve better the flavour and consistencyWe wish you an excellent meal and relish with the best of Japanese food.Itadakimasu!Expression meaning gratitude mentioned before meals!

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