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Ando Japanese Restaurant and Sushi Bar

5889 Pfeiffer Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242-4819
+1 513-791-8687
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
“sashimi” (7 reviews)
“bento box” (5 reviews)
“sukiyaki” (3 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
5889 Pfeiffer Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242-4819
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1 - 10 of 54 reviews

Reviewed June 9, 2017 via mobile

Very good sushi. Often sushi is served at 35-40 degrees F. That is to cold and slow the development of the flavor. This sushi was served warmer which releases the flavor. Portion size was good and rice part of the nigiri was smaller than is...More

Thank Fulwild
Reviewed May 2, 2017

I was disappointed in the sushi from Ando after reading such high praise on Tripadvisor. It may be the best sushi in the area, but we're talking about southern Ohio folks, outside of the city. It's better than what you'd expect for the area but...More

1  Thank David C
Reviewed April 4, 2017

Having lived in Japan for 8 yrs. and enjoyed their fine dining, I can speak with some authority on fine Japanese cooking. When I am not traveling to Japan, I can take comfort of having fine Japanese food right here in Cincinnati. I look forward...More

2  Thank vicweenonoy
Reviewed February 4, 2017

I've been going here for years, so I don't know why I have never written a review. I was originally introduced to Ando by my Japanese friend, so that speaks volumes. This is authentic Japanese. You may even be alarmed by some of the shrimp...More

1  Thank alliel1
Reviewed December 7, 2016

The food was good. We got the sushi for two. Nice variety of food. They do not have a bar but you may bring your own booze if you like. The serve was just o.k.

Thank bluecheeseolives
Reviewed October 8, 2016 via mobile

Excellent and most authentoc Japanese cuisine in Cincinnati Great selection. Combination sushi sashimi platters are fresh and wonderfully presented And the home made desserts are a must Crested ny the owners daughter and varied each week

1  Thank Hirsh C
Reviewed August 23, 2016

I have never had a bad meal here, it's all been wonderful. The food is great, especially the sashimi tempura, although the other dishes I saw being served looked good too. Service is very good and they try their best to accommodate. It is a...More

1  Thank CathiB50
Reviewed July 11, 2016

Ando is family operated and serves very authentic sushi and Japanese fare - the best in Cincinnati. The service is great and attentive to customer needs. I have eaten sushi in Japan, and I return to Ando to repeat that great memory. My daughter spent...More

1  Thank MLG1948
Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

There with a friend and we got the sushi dinner for two. It is not cheap there but you get what you pay for. I would recommend reservations. It was a Tuesday night and we could not get a table. We had to sit at...More

1  Thank HappyToLeaveCinti
Reviewed May 11, 2016 via mobile

I arrived there by myself only exatcly at 9pm, my friend had recommended it to me, so I wanted to try as I'm a japanese food lover. However when I arrived restaurante was still full (super full by the way) there was one table for...More

1  Thank Carla G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5889 Pfeiffer Rd, Blue Ash, OH 45242-4819
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Blue Ash
  • Phone Number: +1 513-791-8687
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