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Umi Japanese Steakhouse & Sushi Bar

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$$ - $$$
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315 Highway 12 W, Starkville, MS 39759-3632
+1 662-323-5258
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11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Thu 4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Fri 4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:30 pm
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Starkville, Mississippi
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Jessie kept checking in making sure I was ok every so often, perfect. the Sushi (raw) was amazing. The Chef made a plate for me, I only told him what I liked.

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Thank frmdiver
Starkville, Mississippi
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

You can't go wrong with the hibachi steak, but the sushi at Umi's is what you want. My favorite is the crawfish roll and the shaggy dog. Sushi for a late lunch with the office is always a great option.

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Thank Taylor M
Columbus, Mississippi
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016

Always get seated and me and my family get treated amazing every time we go and their yum yum sauce is amazing, and so is there rice

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Thank daltonfeds25
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24 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2016 via mobile

A sushi expert may lambast Umi's, but I won't. Not being a huge fan of raw anything, I'll say that this place made sushi accessible to me and other members of my family. The atmosphere is always enjoyable, the service prompt, and the food tasty. I will say that in recent months, the food quality has gone down a bit.... More 

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Thank Nick M
Cullman, Alabama
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 7, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I go to Umi's pretty regularly and over 5 years we have had maybe 2 bad experiences, both of which occurred when it was packed (also I'm pretty sure that waitress is gone). The hibachi and the shrimp are both delicious and the waiters and waitresses are all very friendly.

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Thank TiffanyGorffMartin
Starkville, Mississippi
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016

Excellent food and atmosphere. Very entertaining as the hibachi chefs put on a great show of food preparation and presentation.

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Thank 597joyh
Olive Branch, Mississippi
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 24, 2016

The food here was good and the service was excellent. Food was brought out in a timely manner and our drinks were always full. I would recommend this restaurant.

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Thank Joe C
Perry, Florida
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2016 via mobile

Ordered to go. Habachi, sushi and soup. Neither horrible or fantastic. Wouldn't go back. High reviews were deceiving.

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Thank jdgato
Stewart, Mississippi
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 12, 2016

The hibatchi is so much fun! grest for entertaining guests or just to experience something different! PS- If you are not a sushi person, I reccomend the chicken fried rice, etc. It is very good

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Thank Jami P
Ashburn, Virginia
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33 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2016 via mobile

Just as all reviews noted the food was excellent and service was good. Clean and friendly and full of customers. Would eat there anytime I am in Starkville

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
4:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 315 Highway 12 W, Starkville, MS 39759-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Mississippi (MS)  >  Starkville
  • Phone Number: +1 662-323-5258

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?