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Aji Ichi Japanese Restaurant

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695 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066-3611
650-952-2898
Today
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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San franc
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25 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

i work and live in san bruno... been here many time over the years... family own and food is great. ... always fresh and tasty. not too expensive

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2015 via mobile

After almost 20 years of eating at Aji Ichi with Jae and Francis I never thought I would go back… However there is a new look and new food and I highly recommend giving them a try. Sushi chef is excellent and the owner. Staff is excellent… It is hard to let go of old things… This change is great!

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San Francisco
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

This place closed a few months ago. It is suppose to reopen but not sure when. They have new owners, so you need to call to see if it has reopened. Not sure if they will keep the name.

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London, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

We read the good reviews and walked over from our hotel for our last night's meal. They had retired and it was closed! Sigh. But, luckily, there was Ninja Sushi and Tofu next door. It was reasonable, had good service and good food (my wife is Japanese).

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Thank ldog2015
Park City
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We found this neighborhood gem about 3 blocks from our hotel. Prices are modest, selections are varied. Service was fast and professional. We four adults had chicken curry, beef teriyaki and two tempura. Everyone raved about their fresh delicious food. Will return if we are in San Bruno again

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Helsinki, Finland
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We were searching for a restaurant close to the SF airport / nearby area, and spotted Aji Ichi based on Tripadvisor & Yelp reviews. Were glad to do so, as the place isn't the one that you would just accidentally run into (as a tourist). Four of us ordered chicken & beef teriyaki, tempura and sushi, which all tasted excellent.... More 

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Hue, Vietnam
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6 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

I was raised on Jae and Francis's friendship and food and even though I no longer live in the Bay Area, every time I return there I make the pilgrimage to see them and get my usual teriyaki and tempura comibination meal. Over 20 years it remains consistently tasty augmented by the sushi bar and other dishes. I always send... More 

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Thank jackie c
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014 via mobile

I've been going here off and on for years and the food has always been good, consistent, and very reasonably priced. Dinner combos are my favorite. Great for take home.

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Thank Stevejn5
Herndon, Virginia
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106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2013

Went with 3 others and could not have been more pleased. Ordered the beef teriyaki and the steak was tender and the sauce was very tasty. It came with some kind of soup (?) and it was delicious. Service was great and the place was clean. Everyone was friendly. All in our group had an excellent meal and the prices... More 

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Thank findwine
Honolulu
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2013

This is a good Mom and Pop kind of restaurant nothing too fancy, friendly atmosphere, good service and good food. Well worth the price. Would stop again on my next trip to San Bruno.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Monday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 San Mateo Ave, San Bruno, CA 94066-3611
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Bruno
  • Phone Number: 650-952-2898

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