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The Sushi Spot

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670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
+1 707-822-1221
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good36%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (29 reviews)
“spicy roll” (2 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
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Reviewed April 25, 2017

We were there just little passed the dinner hour, I know the waitress so that's great, we had a great time but we were waiting almost 45 mins for 4 rolls, the kitchen need to be faster, the food is not bad compare to the...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed April 10, 2017

When they are on their game they are, hands, down, one of the best and most unique sushi menus I have seen. I have eaten here a LOT and I would say that the biggest problem is that they will often not have something on...More

Thank Atlasheld
Reviewed March 8, 2017 via mobile

We have been to the sister restaurant in McKinleyville and loved it. Came in for lunch today at the Arcata restaurant. Waitress took our order, food was good, were approximately 4 other parties in the restaurant. One roll was wrong and the chef took over...More

Thank John H
Reviewed February 19, 2017

The Sushi Spot never disappoints. There are food options for everyone and it always hits the spot ;o)

Thank plantetarytraveller
Reviewed February 13, 2017

I've eaten here only 4 times and have gotten take-out a few and it's always deelish! Everything is fresh and when it's Dungeness crab season that is the only roll I order (with soy wrap). Until lately...the Moonstone Beach roll is a worthy competitor. Also...More

Thank CMC_03
Reviewed January 31, 2017

This was my second trip on the recommendation of a local friend. The sushi is fresh and good. Especially like the special rolls! Very inventive! The Butsugiri is very good too - its like a combo of sashimi and poke. I will visit again the...More

Thank sami678
Reviewed November 17, 2016

we have been coming to Sushi Spot since the beginning when the first owner opened the restaurant. Since then she sold it to a young couple. At first the food was spotty, with not so fresh fish and not so great service. Now, I would...More

Thank radniel
Reviewed August 30, 2016

I have usual gone thee with other who want good sushi. They do a great job with that. I usually have something else. They get fresh organic food and prepare it just right. I have enjoyed their chicken curry a few times. It comes with...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed July 19, 2016

Concise menu with everything plus new special menu at every visit. Happy hour for drink specials, and I like the atmosphere and location.

Thank Nate H
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

After a hike through the Sequoias, we found this little spot in Arcata. Our server was friendly and offered great suggestions for touring the area. The sushi was creatively conceived and perfectly made. We loved the one with Dijon mustard. Our meal here was perfect,...More

Thank jah187
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $15
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children
Open Hours
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: +1 707-822-1221
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