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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
Open now
All hours
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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Raleigh, North Carolina
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149 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

First had to wait even thought we had reservation for 10 min but no big deal. Staff has no attitude of any kind and I like it, they just served kept people engaged or entertained. Food is of great quality.

Thank Anonymous49463
Boulder, Colorado
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24 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

They have a nice 241 special for lunch. They do have a dinner side, but for lunch we were just in the bar area. It was pretty crowded for almost 2 in the afternoon which speaks to something because most of the places around here are pretty empty. Nice prices. Friendly and helpful wait staff. She let us know specifically... More 

Thank DakaDanP
Cary, North Carolina
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82 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 6, 2016

This is my favorite restaurant in the Triangle area because it has a fun atmosphere and consistently amazing food. Everything on the menu is fantastic and the fish is always very fresh. You can't go wrong with buy-one-get-one-free sushi rolls. There are so many delicious ones to try. The nigiri is irresistible as well. My favorite is the white tuna.... More 

Thank salsalisa
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96 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 16, 2016

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 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

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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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

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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69 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles 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 bubbles 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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98 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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63 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, 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?