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Sushi Blues

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301 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1452
(919) 664-8061
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tue - Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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95 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great atmosphere, not your typical sushi bar.... Great original rolls as well as the classics. They have a tuna app that is out of this world!! Hope you make it soon!!

Thank Leland W
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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115 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We bought a Groupon for a discount here, so decided to try it out for dinner. My family all LOVE Sushi (like would eat it 3 meals per day if they could!) They said they REALLY loved the sushi here. They said it was some of the best sushi they have had. I am not a sushi fan, but they... More 

Thank 4NCtravellers
New York, New York, United States
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When looking for great sushi and a cool vibe in Raleigh, Sushi Blues is it! I've visited this restaurant four times already and the service is always great as is the food. This is one of the only places I know that also offers patrons fried sushi - if you are into everything fried. But the options for 'real' sushi... More 

Thank InvestCaribbean
Raleigh, North Carolina
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016 via mobile

This place you seriously can't go wrong with whatever you get. I tried so many different types of rolls and dishes and there wasn't one that I didn't like. The staff there was really welcoming when we told them it was our first time here. We met the nephews son and he was also extremely welcoming. The lay out is... More 

Thank luv4raleigh
Asheboro, North Carolina, United States
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016

Great sushi at great prices....it's tempting to sit outside but the bugs/flies will compete with you for your food....you've been warned.

Thank Steve J
Raleigh, North Carolina
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87 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

When I ordered chicken soup with vegetables, I was expecting actual chicken. But it was chicken broth and vegetables. Good-but should have been $3, not $7. My friend had the BOGO sushi deal which seems like a good deal, and she enjoyed both rolls.

Thank kldj13
Sanford, North Carolina
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55 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

This place has some awesome spicey sushi on the menu . Nice portions at a fair price . It can get a little noisy at times but the place is always packed . Out side seating is great when the weather permits .

Thank CFI1985
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30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016 via mobile

My best friend and I go here very often. We love the options that are on the menu. I am not brave to try real sushi so I always order a tempura option. My favorite of all time is the Steven Tyler. I love that you can get buy one get one free sushi rolls. The service is always great.... More 

Thank triplady99
Raleigh, North Carolina
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67 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

The 2-for-1 isn't a bad deal as long as you realize that - 1) the free ones will be the cheapest on the menu even if you order an equal number of more expensive and cheaper choices and 2) they have to be on one bill (at least that was how it was explained to me) and 3) doesn't include... More 

Thank magill1986
Wilmington, North Carolina
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2016 via mobile

Okay, was up here for the weekend for some work with a friend and we were really in the mood for some sushi. Used the awesome Trip Advisor app and found this place downtown so we figured let's give it a try. We rolled in around 7 on a Saturday, found parking somewhat close (got lucky) and put our name... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 301 Glenwood Ave, Raleigh, NC 27603-1452
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: (919) 664-8061

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