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Coach Sushi

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532 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
+1 510-834-7866
Today
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Thu 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tue - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

After a long trek across the desert from Las Vegas, I was thrilled to get to the coast (yes, Oakland is close enough) to have sushi. It was great! I had the dragon sushi and spicy tuna. The warm sake was perfect for a cool summer night in the Bay Area.

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Oakland, Ca
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2015

Great sushi spot! This is one of my favorites in Oakland. Food is fresh and tasty and their sake box rules are so fun!! The only bummer last time we went we couldn't "save" our boxes as they ran out of room. The atmosphere is one of the best things about Coach - cozy and super welcoming. This is where... More 

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Oakland, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 30, 2015

I've been going here for a few years and it's always a great time. Bang for buck alcohol-wise, the masu sake cannot be beat. The food is good too but really you're going for the sake and atmosphere. The staff is all super nice and Coach will almost never let you reach the bottom of your drink before refilling. He... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 6, 2013

Their Sushi was just about OK but who can complain when the restaurant has a ‘bottomless sake’ policy. Throughout the duration of our visit the owner ensured our glass never ran empty. Great thing for me, not for 2 of my companions though who got quite tipsy on the never ending alcohol! Go if you’re in the mood to drink... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 22, 2012

Coach is a baseball coach. And when Coach is not coaching baseball, he is greeting every guest at his tiny lakefront restaurant, filling their saki box or saying goodbye to every patron that leaves the place. He is the ebullient face of a happy place, packed almost every night with lovers of fresh Japanese food. They have distinctive specials, we... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2008

Honestly, the food here is not all that. I can get this caliber sushi at a lot of other sushi bars. But two thumbs way up for the service. The owner and his wife really make sure you are enjoying your meal and enjoying your time at their restaurant. They make you feel right at home. Two more thumbs way... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 20, 2008

Their beef sukiyaki is really good, and bottomless sake is the bomb

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 12, 2008

GREAT Atmosphere and great food. They have bottomless sake service for alcoholics. Reasonable prices. It's a small joint though

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 28, 2008

yum! plus Mr. Coach is charming.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 26, 2008

Butter fish sashimi is superb and the bottomless 3.00 sake is even better.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 532 Grand Avenue, Oakland, CA 94610
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Oakland
  • Phone Number: +1 510-834-7866

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?