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Morimoto Napa

#19 of 213 Restaurants in Napa
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610 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-3317
+1 707-252-1600
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11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 1:00 am
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Fremont, California
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16 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I've been going to Morimoto's since the place first opened back in 2010. In that time, it has never disappointed me. The servers have been great, the location is awesome (right off the Napa River), and the food is exquisite. I'll admit I've never had the sushi/sashimi there. Why? Because all the main foods are tasty enough that I don't... More 

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London
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177 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 128 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We had a reservation for a twelve course, three Michelin star, dinner, so just wanted something very light for lunch. We explained to the very nice waitress that we just wanted a small assortment of sushi and sashimi. 45 minutes later, we left with a bill for 225 dollars, which was mind-blowing for two people, for lunch, with only two... More 

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Thank Bigal57
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Took my friend here for a birthday lunch mid week. Beautiful, sleek, modern restaurant in the heart of Napa. The back faces the river, so it would be nice to sit out side on a warm day. This restaurant is not for the faint of checkbook. We both had the fixed plate of black cod. Beautifully presented. Small portion of... More 

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Thank Sherry S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great venue. Just wish it wasn't that huge. Sushi is ok but appetizers are amazing. What i like about california vs. New york is they give you 2 pieces when ordering sushi. Not at morimoto. They give you one piece for one order. I recommend toro tartar and bone marrow and king crab.

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Thank Do-Eun L
Portland, Maine
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57 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We have eaten here many times since it opened and have never been disappointed. The food is always amazing! Great flavors artfully presented. The tuna pizza is to die for as were the ribs. Sushi was excellent. This is the second time we have requested Crystal as our server. Do yourself a favor and ask to be seated at her... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This meal started at slow but mostly paid off in the end. We were 5 minutes early for our reservation but waited 15 to be seated; the woman at the front desk was brisk and did not offer us to go sit at the bar. So the initial part did not feel so welcoming. Luckily our waiter was quite friendly... More 

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Dover, New Jersey
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was friendly, Restaurant was clean and the sushi was quite good. I recommend eating here and I would certainly come back. Pricey but it's good quality.

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Fremont, California
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,370 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We en;joyed another nice dinner at Morimoto, which is one of our favorite restaurants in Napa. We had cold sake as our beverage. We shared for our appetizer spicy crab legs. For dinner I had chirashi sushi, which was superb. My husband liked his ishi yaki buri bop, which is yellowtail on rice cooked table side in a hot stone... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The table we were at was only 12" from the table next to us, makes it hard to have a conversation. The sushi was good, but nothing spectacular. I've had better at "hole in the wall" sushi places. They served way too fast, which can be good, but I asked the waiter to hold the order until we were done... More 

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Thank ralphy1798
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything here is delicious! My favorite is the soft shell crab roll or the tempura roll, & the short ribs r osum too. Best plate sashimi ever. The steak is fabulous too. Go for lunch, it's way cheaper. & the drinks are delicious too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $50
Cuisine
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 610 Main St, Napa, CA 94559-3317
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Napa Valley  >  Napa
  • Phone Number: +1 707-252-1600
Description
Morimoto's contemporary Japanese menu infuses traditional dishes with Western ingredients and preparation techniques. His seasonal and ever-changing selection of raw fish preparations will feature the freshest seafood available as well as locally grown fruits and vegetables from supporting farmers. Morimoto's signature offerings include Toro Tartare, presented in a shallow wooden tray with condiments including creme fraiche, wasabi, avocado, nori paste, chives, crispy rice, and dashi-soy. Tuna Pizza made with raw tuna, anchovy aioli, and jalapeno; Morimoto Sashimi, a terrine of seared Toro, smoked salmon, barbequed eel, tuna and Hamachi served with five different sauces in pipettes.

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