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Shinju Japanese Buffet

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3305 University Drive, Davie, FL 33328
(954) 472-3666
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12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

We have visited Shinju many times over the years. Sushi always serves fresh seafood. The staff is always friendly. I never had a bad meal at any of their restaurants, especially the one in Davie. You can't go wrong eating here.

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Thank mikeydbell
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great assortment of sushi and sashimi. A large variety of rolls too. A great hot buffet tops it off with a hibachi, cook to order, chef. Save room for dessert - but I don't bother with that...lol!

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Thank Catdad3x
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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63 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I dine here at least once a month. They have beautiful fresh sushi and my husband loves their made to order hibachi. They have a great assortment of Chinese food, cold oysters, crab legs that they will heat if you ask, desserts including their green tea ice cream which is wonderful and so much more. Their hot... More 

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Thank Janette Z
Hollywood, Florida
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316 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food at Shinju is excellent but they are overpriced. Their are so many similar Buffets and much lower prices with good food and great choices.

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Thank sangwa2016
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

Unlimited sushi, snow crabs, stir fry, good wine by the glass, clean, friendly service. This chain is really taking the Chinese buffet to a another (higher) level. Been back several times. Great for biz dinner as the fixed price lets you know exactly what the bill will be. If you love crabs, ask for them steamed. They're cold on the... More 

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Thank bahamasreviewer
Davie, Florida
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016 via mobile

the food its very good. for the prices on the dinner i think can include the sodas. Its my only complaint

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Thank Nelson B
Parrish, Florida
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4 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

Nothing out of the ordinary at all you can eat Japanese Buffet. Sushi and Shashimi were good and displayed nicely although a little on the warm side (room temp). Other Japanese dishes seemed to be OK. Bill seemed to be on the high side, around $18.00 for the buffet. I dined there on a Tuesday and figured it would be... More 

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Thank James G
Toledo, Ohio
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30 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We came with a family of 4 and 1 child, we where seated and was brought a high chair rite away, staff was on top of everything, sushi tasted great and we've been to a lot of sushi restaurants, all in all great buffet for the price!

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Thank BelalTawil_AlJr
Cape Coral, Florida
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78 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Plenty of crab legs, shrimp (already peeled) and fresh oysters plus standard fare. The rib eye steak kabobs were really good. I am not into sushi but if your are this is the place for you. Price for dinner was $20. I got my money's worth in the oysters and shrimp. Service is self-serve except they bring your drinks. Impressively... More 

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Thank Roger P
DAVIE
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have had the pleasure to eat at Shinju. The food is freshly prepared and authentic. You can go from the fresh sushi bar to the prepared dishes to the salad section and desserts. A wonderful eating experience.

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Thank gailB0807

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Large groups, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3305 University Drive, Davie, FL 33328
  • Location: United States  >  Florida (FL)  >  Broward County  >  Davie
  • Phone Number: (954) 472-3666

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?