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242 Cafe Fusion Sushi

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242 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1821
+1 949-494-2444
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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“sashimi” (9 reviews)
“hand rolls” (6 reviews)
“sweet shrimp” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
242 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1821
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Reviewed April 6, 2018

I lived in Japan for several years and love Japanese food, but this place has nothing to do with Japanese! Main idea of cuisine in Japan - to enjoy the taste of real fresh product , I ordered 3 different types of sushi - they...More

Thank Marusya757
Reviewed March 27, 2018 via mobile

The reviews are correct. This place is amazing. We trusted the recommendations of the staff and local diners, and we were so happy. Ended our experience with a surprising, amazing dessert: tiramisu! Don’t hesitate to go to this restaurant. The wait is worth it!!!

Thank sstubberfield
Reviewed November 28, 2017

242 Cafe Fusion Sushi in Laguna Beach is a truly unique and delightful experience. The Sushi Chef/Owner produces Sushi flavors and presentations that are exquisite. We ordered Sashimi, the Dragon Roll and the rice paper wrap. All amazing. We still wanted more Sashimi and asked...More

Thank 472michael595
Reviewed November 5, 2017

The sushi is really interesting, the fusion idea works well. The restaurant is a bit cramped and a touch pricy but it is different and good

Thank Clive59
Reviewed October 31, 2017

While in OC on business I walked past this tiny restaurant and saw the line and promised I'd come back. I arrived early the next day but I wasn't prepared for the creative presentation and the amazing taste the fusion brought. I've never had sushi...More

Thank gnatpew
Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We read the reviews before having dinner here on a Monday night. Since we're from Hong Kong and have access to the freshest and best sashimi and sushi, we were mentally prepared to try something different. The 'No Soy Sauce provided' signs are an indication...More

Thank JocelynT852
Reviewed August 18, 2017

My wife and I were looking for the best and we found it at 242 Cafe Fusion Sushi! This place is by far the best Sushi place we've ever been to. I just wish there was one in Phoenix Arizona!! I highly recommend this restaurant...More

Thank MtnHkr89
Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

After watching the lineups outside waiting outside night after night I made sure I arrived a bit early. And I wasn't disappointed. I had the Laguna roll which is a popular dish and i can see why. Two rolls stacked with fish and topped with...More

1  Thank racton
Reviewed April 14, 2017 via mobile

Some of the best Japanese food I have ever had! No soy sauce provided You have to enjoy the food as is.. and trust me you won't need any The carpaccios sashimi and combinations just melt in your mouth. The flavours just burst in your...More

1  Thank Neerja24
Reviewed March 13, 2017

Take it from a Sushi snob, this place is fantastic!! Very small and hard to get in, but worth it if you like the freshest, most creative sushi dishes. Nobu trained chefs make a fantastic variety of sushi and rolls!!

1  Thank Tom M
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 242 N Coast Hwy, Laguna Beach, CA 92651-1821
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Orange County  >  Laguna Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 949-494-2444
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