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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed April 15, 2022 via mobile

They were super friendly. The place is welcoming. They serve super delicious sushi for a good price! Will definitly come again!

Date of visit: April 2022
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Reviewed August 7, 2019 via mobile

Really enjoyed eating here. Sushi rolls are fresh, creative and delicious. I especially enjoyed the spicy tuna and the one with crab on the top. I will definitely be going back. We went not long after they opened at 7 pm and the place filled...up quickly!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed June 14, 2019 via mobile

A little hard to find and located in a quieter part of town. Huge Nikkei style menu. Made fresh with a little waiting time, but worth it. Lovely friendly staff. Would definitely return

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 17, 2019

Really unusual Peruvian influenced sushi (topped with huancaina sauce, or olives and pulpo). But my favourite here is the tiraditos!!! Like a very finely sliced ceviche. They were also very accommodating of our vegan friend and made her special veggie rolls. And their pisco sours...are top notch too! Not super fast, but relax - it's very, very tasty. p.s. a lot of the best restaurants in town aren't open in the evenings, so this is a great dinner option!More

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed March 4, 2019 via mobile

Very tasty food. Always fresh and enough choices. Good service by lovely people at a nice place. To take it to go is also possible!

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

This gem of a restaurant is nestled in between houses in a residential area of Huanchaco, and reminds me of a speakeasy but with sushi. Clean and fresh, everything from the decor to the food makes you feel like you are in a little sushi...oasis in the middle of a dusty beach town. The rolls are inventive and delicious- I’ve been three times now and love the Ceviche roll and Spicy Kani rolls. The sauces are handmade every day and amazing. Adding to the lovely experience is the fact that the proprietors and chefs are genuinely kind and friendly people. This place is a must-see if you are in huanchaco!More

Date of visit: January 2019
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Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

We loved this restaurant. The sushi was original and all the ingrediences and taste were perfectly balanced. It was a great experience, the service was lovely as well and the prices reasonable. Definitely a place to try while on a vacation in Huanchaco!

Date of visit: November 2018
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Reviewed October 26, 2018

Came here over 3 years ago, food was amazing then. Came back with high expectations but my expectations were exceeded. Only had 2 days in Huanchaco and went to this place both nights. Excellent balance of flavours and textures, nice relaxed atmosphere and really appreciate...the effort and attention of the chefs. Wish i could go again, the food is really incredible and cannot speak highly enough of this place.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 24, 2018 via mobile

We ordered for a big group, they helped us get a good combination of their sushi and gave us a nice deal! The sushi was fantastic! Weird location and could use a beter promotion with maybe flyers and signs giving direction. You can miss it...because of that but you should not go through huanchaco without eating there!More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed May 9, 2018

I was at this restaurant a couple of times during my staying in Huanchaco. First of all, the location is very nice and cosy, the atmosphere is warm. The restaraunt offers a wide variety of sushi and also some japanese dishes.. everything I got was...delicious and well presented, especially the "fried" and the "spicy kani". Staff is english speaking, open to know stories about the tourists and professional! I strongly reccomend this place!!!!More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

Though this is call a "sushi house", we actually didn't see any actual sushi on the menu. There were tiraditos (raw fish in sauce) and a large variety of rolls, but no actual sushi, which seemed a little odd. We order three maki rolls that...were each excellent, though none made with good local fresh fish (salmon and tuna, all brought in from afar). Service was great and people were very friendly. This is one of the very few restaurants open for dinner in the evening at this(south) end of town and it definitely serves the need.More

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

There are no words to describe the quality of this sushi. It is the best food I have ever had and we could not stop ordering extra. GO HERE!!!!!!!!!! And reserve to make sure you have a table. Look for the red luminated OPEN sign,...it's the first thing you see when you walk into the street. They also have cheap accomodation, wish I knew this on beforehand. The place is amazing! And they have sushi classes!More

Date of visit: January 2018
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Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

I love sushi, I mean who doesn’t right?? But Peruvian do sushi different than Europeans. I feel like they fuse it with Peruvian cuisine and it just takes good. It’s freaking amazing. Acevichado sushi? No problem. Lomo saltado sushi? Easy. It tastes so so so...so good, but since I feel like they’re unhealthier I was craving some healthy makis, like the ones I eat here. I simply showed them a picture and asked if they could do me the favor to make me these, and they did!! It was so super kind, since at another restaurant they wouldn’t do that for me. They weren’t on their menu, but like 2 weeks later when I came again, they were also so kind to make me a special. The prices are good and so is the atmosphere, the service is excellent. The food is heavenly delicious.More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed August 15, 2017

I visited Umi Sushi House a couple of nights ago for the 5th/6th time in 3 years. Words cannot express how much I love their Sushi. The quality of the ingredients is very high and the Peruvian creative touch of the chef makes every item...on the menu simply unique!More

Date of visit: August 2017
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Reviewed May 13, 2017 via mobile

Yummy food ! Try the fried roll and the spicy kani! They also rent out rooms in their house for a good price .

Date of visit: May 2017
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Umi Sushi House & Bar is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 4.5