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Akai Japanese Sushi Lounge

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102 E Broad St, Westfield, NJ 07090-2112
+1 908-264-8660
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good17%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (8 reviews)
“fish” (2 reviews)
“special rolls” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
102 E Broad St, Westfield, NJ 07090-2112
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1 - 10 of 27 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Never really went here - kind of an awkward spot.....anyhow we have a last minute change in plans - made a reservation thinking i wouldn't need one...well we arrived at 7.30 and the place was jammed and tons of people waiting - got our table...sushi...More

Thank catherinek07
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a really nice Japenese restaurant. They have a bar, not to sit at but they make great drinks, nice wines as well. The special rolls are amazing.There is a bar to sit at for food and outside dining weather permitting.

Thank mickeynj1
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

Fresh fish, nice presentation, & stylish decor. Service good. Limited outdoor seating. Overall very good.

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed May 7, 2017 via mobile

We rarely come to Westfield but we wanted to go to a movie in a town instead of route 22. After the movie, we decided to have dinner so we wandered around a bit until we decided on Akai Lounge. We are so pleased with...More

Thank Louise W
Reviewed April 23, 2017 via mobile

Met a business associate here and we feasted. The sushi was fresh, delicious, flavorful and with a great assortment. Our server, Pablo made the experience fun and shared some suggestions that worked out very well. We got crazy and created a unique roll that we...More

Thank beagles1013
Reviewed October 10, 2016 via mobile

We splurged and dropped almost $100 for the two of us. We had 3 or 4 of their special rolls in addition to a few of the basic rolls. Everything was fresh. Some of the rolls were very creative and unique. The service was good...More

Thank beagles1013
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

We have been a few times and like Akai. Modern food is unique and fresh. All the appetizers were great. Service is pleasant.

Thank Suzanne R
Reviewed July 28, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by on a Monday night and the restaurant was busy. We ordered shumai and gyoza for appetizers which were very tasty. Between the two of us, we ordered four different rolls. They were very generous in size but would have expected the spicy rolls...More

Thank Karen C
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Akai was a delight. The service and the food were excellent . There was a good variety of choices. I ordered the Chirashi and the selection of fish was perfect. On warm days there are tables set up outside. Check Akai out if you're in...More

Thank Abril222
Reviewed March 6, 2016

We ate lunch and were pleasantly surprised to find a Restaurant week pricing menu. Three courses, $12. I started with a salad with a ginger dressing, very fresh greens and best ginger dressing I have had. Wife had Miso soup and said it was delicious....More

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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 E Broad St, Westfield, NJ 07090-2112
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Westfield
  • Phone Number: +1 908-264-8660
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