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The Venue Sushi Bar

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73111 El Paseo, Suite 103, Palm Desert, CA 92260-4269
(760) 346-1500
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Germantown, Maryland
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Great sushi selection for sushi lovers. Price is reasonable. The specialty rolls are very creative. Nice place to stop while walking in El Paseo.

Thank Steve U
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94 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We love the food, it's presentation, service and variety at Venue Sushi. The decor is clean and modern and very cozy. It is our go to sushi restaurant. Never disappointed.

Thank Lucierochon1
St. Bonifacius
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent sushi. This was unexpectedly small restaurant but comfortable and trendy. Chairs had decorative pillow snd blankets. A very nice outdoor area empty on a scorching week with no one choosing to dine versnda style if ANY alternative. Service was excellent. There were no entrees so expect pages of classic sushi and specialty sushi. We had a daily special which... More 

Thank Sherri S
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We were treated to a fine 5th Anniversary feast by very attentive & knowledgeable waiter Sergio! The quality, presentation & timing of our food was amazing! We will be back!! Josephine & Paul

Thank Josephine V
Little Rock, AR
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288 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

I can't tell you how fabulous this place was. The restaurant is on the smaller side, but the decor and vibe were wonderful. Our server was very, very nice, although she seemed a little "new", and so just a little slower than usual. But nothing too bad, or that we couldn't live with. I don't think that they have a... More 

Thank Tracy-BO1
Palm Beach, Florida
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206 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2016

I travel. Mainly in the USA but some global. The Venue serves some of the best sushi we've had. Period. Chef is a master and the fish is fresh. Obviously we had concerns as they don't catch fish in Rancho Mirage...lol. Don't miss the Venue!

Thank Andrew_Destin
Palm Desert, California
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

We eat sushi at least once a week and I've tried many sushi restaurants in the Cochella Valley. The Venue is without question the best sushi restaurant I've ever eaten at. The salmon is by far superior to any sushi restaurant I've ever been to. The rolls are interesting and different.

Thank Mischablue
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2016 via mobile

I'm not a sushi snob or a sushi know-it-all. That said, I've had quite a bit of it so I'm a big fan. My wife wanted sushi before we left town. I searched and searched TA for the right place and decided on The Venue. All the good reviews are right on. Quality tasting sushi with some very interesting combinations.... More 

Thank BHayes97
Weehawken, New Jersey
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510 reviews
313 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 256 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016

I went here with a few friends, 2 of which are sushi snobs. They literally eat sushi at minimum once per week from some of the best sushi restaurants in Chicago. I was impressed (maybe too easily) but even they were very impressed with this place. The waitstaff was very attentive and knowledgeable. I asked the waiter to bring me... More 

Thank psudino
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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97 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

Finally found good sushi in the Palm Desert area! Great creative rolls. A little on the pricey side -- but, worth it. We prefer one of the few outside tables.

Thank santagaryfe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special occasions
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 73111 El Paseo, Suite 103, Palm Desert, CA 92260-4269
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  California Desert  >  Palm Desert
  • Phone Number: (760) 346-1500

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