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Hapa Sushi Grill and Sake Bar

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1117 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5103
+1 303-473-4730
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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Loveland, Colorado
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287 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came in on a Friday afternoon / early evening and were looking forward to good sushi in Boulder. While there was nothing actually BAD about our experience we came away feeling a bit disappointed - the whole experience was just mediocre. It was a super cold evening and we were seated next to a window (no big deal), but... More 

Thank CopperLeah
Salt Lake City, United States
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 13, 2016

Hapa sushi Boulder CO I love this place and have been coming here for years—the sexy names for their original sushi dishes are a delight. I have to ask for “a multiple orgasm please.” The ambiance is young, dynamic, family friendly and sophisticated. Great music. Staff are sweet and helpful; sometimes burdened with crowds and waitlists at this most popular... More 

Thank Frances C
Santa Rosa, California
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17 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 21, 2016 via mobile

I wish I would have taken a photo of my sashimi lunch that I ordered because the presentation was beautiful, but it was even tastier than it looked so down it went! Served with miso soup (a tad salty for my palate) and a choice of a good size helping of rice, it was a good value for 9 pieces... More 

Thank MrAandMrsA
Lakewood, Colorado
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169 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 9, 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite sushi restaurants! I have been to all of the Denver metro locations and especially like the Boulder location! Always treated wonderfully by the hostess and server. I ordered the Hapa Salad, miso soup and a salmon and avocado roll- all delicious as always! Great food, great service at a great location on beautiful Pearl street in... More 

Thank jenniferlsylman
Saint Augustine, Florida, United States
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69 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 5, 2016

OH my GOODNESS! THE BEST SUSHI I have ever eaten! Hands down! We ordered a multiple orgasm roll (yes, that's the name) -- which is quite aptly named, avocado roll (not as good), caterpillar roll, spider roll & side of steamed edamame in garlic.... ALL was yum, yum. Dessert was split & just as yum - mochi ice cream. Everything,... More 

Thank Lisa A
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016

This is one of my favorite restaurant in Boulder. A lot of their sushi rolls are unconventional, but super delicious. Worth a visit, especially during their happy hour!

Thank Noreen K
Orlando, Florida
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Got the tuna nachos and crispy ahi tuna appetizers and was pleasantly surprised by both. Also tried the tuna poke which was good as well.

Thank Michelle O
Little Rock, Arkansas
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194 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016

We had a great late afternoon nosh at Hapa Sushi Grill. The sushi was fresh and the staff quite friendly. Sit outside to people watch.

Thank Cardine09
Boulder, Colorado
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

This is by far my favorite sushi restaurant in Boulder. We have been coming here for about 15 years and never tire of the excellent sushi, incredible sake and outstanding service. Although I love sitting outside on a warm summer night, the sushi bar is my second favorite place. It's intimate for a date and fun for friends. All of... More 

Thank vidasdavis
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite sushi in Boulder ! I love the monkey brain and shrimp shumai. Also their shrimp tampura sushi roll is really good and multiple orgasm roll , and the xx roll

Thank Liynah A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$15 - $30
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1117 Pearl St, Boulder, CO 80302-5103
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Boulder
  • Phone Number: +1 303-473-4730
The name Hapa is derived from the Hawaiian term that describes a harmonious blend of Asian and American cultures. Like our name, our food reflects this dynamic combination. The menu is based on traditional Japanese cooking fundamentals which are then amplified, muted, or mixed with influences from many different styles of cooking until they are something completely new: they're Hapa. We have stretched the boundaries of creativity to develop dishes that defy all the rules while holding true to our roots. We hope that you will find our menu innovative, uninhibited, and distinctly fun! Incomplete parties will not be sat until complete.

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