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Sushi by Yoshi

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2 E Chestnut St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3510
508-228-1801
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11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
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Edwards, Colorado
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44 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Tucked down a side street in Nantucket Town is Yoshi's Sushi. an island mainstay for many years (remodeled after a fire a couple of years ago) has a good assortment of Sushi as well as other Japanese selections. The soups and appetizers are ample and good. This is not gourmet food but it is good . The sushi is good... More 

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Thank Mrellgee
San Francisco, California
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I realize this place has been on the island for many years but it does not hold up to the high quality of other Nantucket eateries. The sushi is just ok; spicy tuna roll was not that spicy. The chicken teriyaki is fried nuggets that are bland and hard. Same with the salmon dinner-why would you deep fry salmon? The... More 

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Thank bjgpaul
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Consistency is key in restaurants, and Sushi By Yoshi always comes through. I mostly grab take out but will occasionally grab a Miso soup and a Philly roll for lunch inside. Great staff, even smiley when they are swamped! They also stay open year round, which isn't easy to do on Nantucket, so I like supporting them whenever I can.... More 

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Thank nantucketbybike
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2016

Yoshi has been an island institution for some time. Owner Terri is serious about his cuisine. Ask him where he sources his tuna: local in season and flown in from Japan when not. Now that they have a liquor license for wine and beer we hope we can still get in. Take out is mighty nice too.

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Thank Leighton C
Sharon, Massachusetts
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016

We walked in with no expectations. Blown away by quality of food and excellent recommendations from the waiter--such as yummy Tokyo Style Ramen.

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Thank paulahilton
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2016

This is our "go to" restaurant, all year 'round. Yoshi offers a great selection of very fresh seafood. In addition to Sushi, there is tempura, Japanese fusion entrees, great salads, appetizers and soups. You can't go wrong. This summer a bar will be added in addition to BYOB. The wait staff is super and the atmosphere relaxed.

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Thank Deborah D
Nantucket, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

this is great little restaurant , only seats a few , but has QUICK take out available too , and they are open year-round

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Thank Dee02554
Sharon MA, USA
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253 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 273 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2015

we arrived at 4:30 PM just when the place opened. Service was very good -- food came quickly. We had several of the Nantucket special sushis -- Mitchell, Ocean, and the daily special. All were tasty and well made. Miso soup and seaweed salad were also good. Only criticism -- no brewed tea -- only teabags. Sushi was pricey --... More 

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Thank Shakespeare_fan
Boston, Massachusetts
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96 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

The sushi here is good, but it is the lunch entrees that are the star. The Chicken Ramen and the Shrimp Tempura are both among my favorites. Very filling and hearty. I always leave Yoshi's glad that I ate there.

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Thank islndtrvlr
Stratford, Connecticut
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80 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

We read about this restaurant an decided to give it a try; we were not disappointed. It has a quaint dining room. We had the Shrimp Tempura Dinner - the tempura was light. Our friends had the Sashimi Dinner which looked colorful and fresh. To top it off you are even able to bring your own bottle.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Average prices
$25
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 E Chestnut St, Nantucket, MA 02554-3510
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: 508-228-1801

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?