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Shige Japanese Cuisine

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100 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-5814
+1 208-338-8423
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good25%
  • Average18%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“sushi” (35 reviews)
“rainbow roll” (2 reviews)
“tuna” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
100 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-5814
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Reviewed yesterday

My nephew was a fish grader in Alaska. We ate at three sushi restaurants in a week. His comment was , " Finally you take me to a good place " You can taste the difference. Shige has lots of variety and interesting dishes but...More

Thank sightdoc57
Reviewed 2 days ago

went for dinner with daughter one evening. While I would not rate it the best Japanese ever it certainly was not the worst. Both of our dishes were tasty and ample portions. Sushi was also good. Great location upstairs in downtown Boise center area. If...More

Thank gborotraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was a bit confusing finding the entrance. The restaurant was empty, and the service was still slow. Ordered several dishes but tempura was very small (4-5 small bite size pieces) and the price was expensive for what I got. Over all it was nothing...More

Thank Soul_Traveler808
Reviewed May 6, 2018

I never tried eating Sushi for 37 years until my older brother raved about how fantastic it was and convinced me to go with him. He took me to Shige's and I became a convert to Sushi. I have been eating at Shige's for years...More

Thank Milestogo007
Reviewed April 19, 2018

I purchased a Groupon and took my girls and a friend to dinner. When we arrived on a week night, we were the only ones there. That made me a little worried at first, but they had at least 5 tables by the time we...More

Thank Heather L
Reviewed November 10, 2017 via mobile

Good food, good atmosphere. Real sushi. Favourite: the yuppie roll. Needs improvement: tuna tataki (too thick of a cut and too cooked)

Thank Twhng07
Reviewed November 9, 2017

I have heard much about Shige so I'm glad I can put my curiosity to rest. The location is upstairs and behind a ramen restaurant. It is a bit hidden but a quaint, small restaurant. It is a bit shabby as my seat was torn...More

Thank StacysMom_52
Reviewed May 1, 2017 via mobile

Wonderful service and great food. A little difficult to find as it's upstairs and not well marked but it's worth the trip to downtown for sushi. Really great!

Thank Mark I
Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

We used to love this place. We went in tonight and had an awful experience. We walked in and had a seat. Our server came over and we asked for waters. I don't know if the fact that we weren't drinking tonight was offensive for...More

Thank Megan S
Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

I love sushi but I am struggling to find a good place in Boise. My friend has recommended to visit this restaurant for lunch. It is his favorite. We had shirashi sushi each , which was ok but kind of sloppy looking. My test is...More

1  Thank sonostrov
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 N 8th St, Boise, ID 83702-5814
  • Location: United States  >  Idaho (ID)  >  Boise
  • Phone Number: +1 208-338-8423
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