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Sushi Heaven

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Dolores St AT 8th Ave, Carmel, CA 93922 (Between 7th & 8th)
(831) 625-2067
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5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Austin, Texas
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasantly surprised by the selection of sushi in Carmel. To be fair, we ordered in (they have no delivery, we had to pick up) so the food may have lost something in lack of presentation. But it was extremely tasty. Definitely recommended if you have an itch for sushi that needs to be scratched while in Carmel.

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Thank RickM1331
Carmel Valley, California
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26 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A great place freshly prepared fish staff are knowledgeable and helpful Having to write at least 100 characters is not at all helpful

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Thank michael c
Margate City, New Jersey
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58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A local in Carmel recommended this sushi spot. I'm glad he did. The service wasn't great, but the sushi was. We came in on a Thursday evening. It was a bit crowded, but we were seated right away. We really liked the crunch roll!

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Thank Marissa E
San Mateo CA
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

As far as we could tell, this is the ONLY sushi restaurant in Carmel. Despite having a monopoly, they appear to adhere to high standards. They have a huge selection of rolls of all sorts. In addition to sampling a wide variety, I ordered their uni, which is my standard measure of a sushi caliber, It was delicious. Thumbs up... More 

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Thank Chooglin
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210 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

I had a bowl of udon and an order of sushi. Both were fine, it was difficult to really tell because of the terrible service in the place. From the time I walked and stood waiting to be seated, only to be ignored for over 5 minutes, I could hear other guests yelling to the staff asking to pay their... More 

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Thank Kurt R
Monterey, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2016 via mobile

I've been dining a Sushi Heaven for almost 10 years now. It is by far my favorite sushi spot in town. There have been times I've have lunch AND dinner at this Carmel gem. Always fresh and delicious! I highly recommend: -the crunch roll (California roll topped with shrink tempura and Unagi sauce. Get extra sauce on the side...you'll love... More 

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Thank 831Yum
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144 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is easily missed looks a lot smaller from the outside. Comfortable seating a few choices. On entry I was greeted with a smile and seated quickly, menu handed out and entree out in a flash. The soft crab cooked to perfection. Second course took a while to come out I don't think they prep it's all cooked fresh,... More 

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Thank Marlaina C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a simple dinner here with our teens after exploring Point Lobos and Carmel. Its a few blocks away from Carmel's main shopping area, a pleasant walk. We had basic sushi rolls - Califormia roll, tuna roll, and tried the Tom and Jerry. Presentation was lovely and everything tastes fresh. Prices were a good value, which was important to... More 

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Thank Molly Z
Mexico City, Mexico
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56 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2016

It is only a small door restaurant on Dolores St, but what a huge great surprise!!! Sushi tastes fresh as it should and absolutely delicious, much more than we were expecting due to the premisses... We had food in the house and also to go, and both were superb!

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Thank franfeliz
Houston, Texas
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

We have eaten here several times. Food is consistent. Sometimes it has been "easy" to get in; sometimes the place is packed. You might call ahead and see how busy they are.

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Thank JohnAndEllenTX

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Dolores St AT 8th Ave, Carmel, CA 93922
    (Between 7th & 8th)
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Monterey Peninsula  >  Carmel
  • Phone Number: (831) 625-2067

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