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Ponzu

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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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Menu

APPETIZERS
$9.0
Rice Cracker
Crispy sushi rice on topped with spicy tuna, avocado, pico de gallo, spicy mayo and house made eel sauce.
$5.0
Wakame Salad
Seaweed topped with ponzu sauce.
$6.0
Pork Gyoza
Deep fried pork pot stickers.
$9.0
Chicken Fried Rice
Wok stir fried chicken and various vegetables with rice.
$6.0
Shrimp Tempura
3 pieces of tiger shrimp.
$8.0
Tako Yaki
Deep fried octopus balls, topped with 7 spice mayo, lemon dressing, and yaki sauce.
$5.0
Edamame
Lightly kosher salted warm soy beans.
$6.0
Veggie Gyoza
Deep fried vegetable pot stickers.
$9.0
Bacon Kimchi Fried Rice
Wok stir fried kimchi and bacon with rice.
$6.0
Shrimp Shumai
Japanese shrimp dumplings. Steamed or deep fried.
SOUP/NOODLE
$2.0
Miso Soup
Japanese soy bean paste soup.
$8.0
Yaki Udon
Wok stir fried noodle with various vegetables. Add tofu, chicken or shrimp for an extra charge.
$8.0
Yaki Soba
Wok stir fried noodle with various vegetables. Add tofu, chicken or shrimp for an extra charge.
KITCHEN ENTREES
Entrees prepared with miso soup and house salad. Maki Roll Additions ($1): Avocado, Cucumber, Spicy Mayo.
$18.0
Salmon Teriyaki Entree
Grilled salmon and various vegetables with house made eel sauce.
$15.0
Chicken Teriyaki Entree
Grilled chicken and various vegetables with house made eel sauce.
NIGIRI AND SASHIMI (2 PCS)
$7.0
Maguro
Fresh tuna.
$5.0
Sake
Fresh Scottish salmon.
$5.0
Tai
Fresh tilapia.
$5.0
Masago
Smelt fish roe.
$6.0
Ikura
Salmon roe.
$5.0
Ebi
Boiled tiger shrimp.
$5.0
Tako
Boiled octopus.
$5.0
Super White Tuna
Fresh escolar.
$5.0
Smoked Sake
Smoked Norway salmon.
$7.0
Hamachi
Fresh yellowtail.
BASIC MAKIMONO
Maki Roll Additions ($1): Avocado, Cucumber, Spicy Mayo.
$6.0
Tekka Maki Roll
Fresh tuna.
$7.0
Tuna Avo Maki Roll
Fresh tuna and avocado.
$7.0
Spicy Tuna Maki Roll
Fresh tuna, cucumber, and spicy mayo.
$6.0
Spicy Crab Maki Roll
Imitation crab mix, cucumber, and spicy mayo.
$6.0
California Maki Roll
Kanikama, cucumber, and avocado.
$8.0
Unagi Q Maki Roll
Baked fresh water eel, cucumber, scallion, spicy mayo, and house made eel sauce.
$9.0
Spider Maki Roll
Deep fried soft shell crab, spicy mayo, scallion, avocado, cucumber, house made eel sauce, and wasabi mayo.
$5.0
Sake Maki Roll
Fresh salmon.
$6.0
Salmon Avo Maki Roll
Fresh salmon and avocado.
$6.0
Spicy Salmon Maki Roll
Fresh salmon, cucumber, and spicy mayo.
VEGETABLE MAKIMONO
Maki Roll Additions ($1): Avocado, Cucumber, Spicy Mayo.
$7.0
AAC Maki Roll
Asparagus, avocado, and cucumber.
$5.0
Kappa Maki Roll
Cucumber.
$6.0
Shitake Maki Roll
House made sweet soy sauce marinated shitake mushroom.
$6.0
Sweet Potato Maki Roll
Deep fried sweet potato, spicy mayo, and teriyaki sauce.
$5.0
Avo Maki Roll
Avocado.
$6.0
AvoQ Maki Roll
Avocado and cucumber.
$6.0
Vegetable Tempura Maki Roll
Avocado, shitake, cucumber, and asparagus.
SPECIAL MAKIMONO
Maki Roll Additions ($1): Avocado, Cucumber, Spicy Mayo.
$10.0
Spicy Tuna Crunch Maki Roll
Fresh tuna, spicy mayo, cucumber, tempura flakes, house made eel sauce, crunchy sweet potato flakes.
$9.0
Spicy Crab Crunch Maki Roll
Imitation crab mix, spicy mayo, cucumber, tempura flakes, house made eel sauce, and crunchy sweet potato flakes.
Half Roll $7.0
Full Roll $14.0
Tiger Maki Roll
Spicy crab mix and cucumber topped with chili tuna, house made eel sauce, and lemon dressing.
Half Roll $7.0
Full Roll $13.0
Fullerton Maki Roll
Kanikama, cucumber, spicy mayo, and tempura flakes topped with spicy crab mix and house made eel sauce.
Half Roll $7.0
Full Roll $13.0
Caterpillar Maki Roll
Spicy tuna, cucumber, topped with sliced avocado and house made eel sauce.
Half Roll $6.0
Full Roll $12.0
Lion King Maki Roll
Shrimp tempura, imitation crab mix, and cucumber topped with spicy tuna, house made eel sauce, spicy mayo, and crunchy sweet potato flakes.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Rainbow Maki Roll
Imitation crab mix, cucumber, and avocado topped with tuna, salmon, escolar, sliced red onion, house made eel sauce, and lemon dressing.
Half Roll $7.0
Full Roll $13.0
White Dragon Maki Roll
Imitation crab mix, cucumber, avocado, and sweet almond topped with fresh escolar and house made eel sauce.
$9.0
Spicy Salmon Crunch Maki Roll
Fresh salmon, spicy mayo, cucumber, tempura flakes, house made eel sauce, and crunchy sweet potato flakes.
Half Roll $7.0
Full Roll $14.0
Mafia Maki Roll
Fresh salmon, fresh yellowtail, scallion, cucumber topped with fresh tuna and tri spicy sauce.
SIGNATURE ROLLS
Maki Roll Additions ($1): Avocado, Cucumber, Spicy Mayo.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Millennium Signature Roll
Shrimp tempura, cucumber, cream cheese, baked fresh water eel, scallion, avocado, asparagus tempura, tempura flakes, house made eel sauce, and wasabi mayo.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Sante Fe Signature Roll
Fresh tuna, fresh salmon, fresh yellowtail, avocado, jalapeno, cilantro, cucumber, ponzu sauce, and house made chili oil.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Ocean's Club Signature Roll
Fresh tuna, fresh salmon, fresh escolar, asparagus, cucumber, avocado, jalapeno, and cilantro wrapped with soybean paper, ponzu sauce, pico de galo, and house made chili oil.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Ponzu Signature Roll
Spicy tuna, imitation crab mix, cucumber, asparagus tempura, avocado, and tempura flakes wrapped with soybean paper, house made eel sauce, and wasabi mayo.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Angry Tuna Signature Roll
Fresh tuna, cucumber, avocado, scallion, jalapeno, spicy mayo, and tempura flakes topped with chili tuna, sliced jalapeno, house made eel sauce, and crunchy sweet potato flakes.
Half Roll $8.0
Full Roll $15.0
Liger Signature Roll
Spicy crab mix, cucumber, and tempura flakes topped with chili tuna house made eel sauce, spicy mayo, and crunchy sweet potato flakes.
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Reviewed January 14, 2017

Small restaurant but is not lacking in good service & great tasting food. We ordered pork gyoza, shrimp tempura and chicken yaki soba. We had a cosy window table. Food tasted great and service attentive. Nice little find.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank tara1709
Reviewed April 1, 2016

I have been to Ponzu sushi multiple times and any roll I have gotten has not disappointed. The rolls are created with detail and don't fall apart in your chopsticks. The taste is great. It is a safe bet that whatever you order, you will...More

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank YumMT2013
Reviewed May 5, 2015

We come back to Ponzu time and time again thanks to the consistently good sushi and rolls, and the very warm welcome. One huge added plus is the restaurant is very gluten-aware - it has gluten-free soy sauce, is starting to make other sauces gluten-free...More

Date of visit: April 2015
Thank where_next2b
Reviewed September 22, 2013

Tiny spot but good service and fresh delicious offerings in a very busy area. Menu has all that is needed for sushi lovers and has some unusual items as well. Nice atmosphere. Worth a stop.

Date of visit: September 2013
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