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1173 Old Henderson Rd, Columbus, OH 43220-3607
+1 614-451-5411
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (11 reviews)
“rice” (10 reviews)
“bento box” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1173 Old Henderson Rd, Columbus, OH 43220-3607
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Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

The sushi here is top notch. A little known fact, if you visit Tensuke market next door, they have the same sushi for sale to go as prepared by the chefs! Do your self a favor and get the sampler boat!

1  Thank MRill78
Reviewed June 23, 2016

Had not been back to this Japanese restaurant for many months and not sure why. The atmosphere is really nice and best of all the sushi was excellent and food selections are really good. Service was quick and attentive.

Thank Freqtrvlrdrc
Reviewed May 29, 2016

located in a suburb of Columbus in a strip mall nearby a japanese grocery store, bakery, and novelty shop, I was impressed by this place that is legit. The seafood bowl was delicious and authentic.

1  Thank Jon1796
Reviewed May 17, 2016

This bustling restaurant is a wonderful choice for well-made, well-presented Japanese food. Service is friendly, quick and efficient. Ingredients, including the super-fresh sashimi, are first rate. Luncheon specials, like a variety of grilled fish or a choice of bento boxes, are well priced. The dinner...More

Thank NMDave
Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

I had thirty minutes to spare and lucky for me they weren't slammed. I was easily able to score a seat at the sushi bar and watch the chefs artfully craft beautiful hand rolls. I was by myself and everyone was polite enough to make...More

Thank APerkey
Reviewed April 14, 2016

We sat at the sushi bar and were amazed by the sushi chefs - the speed and skill they showcased time after time on each carefully prepared and beautifully designed sushi plate was impressive ...and all while maintaining friendly banter with us and each other....More

Thank LuvsOurTravels
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Looking for insanely delicious sushi, udon, tempura, and a huge list of other Japanese dishes? Look no further! This place has it. It is consistently the best sushi in Columbus. The harvest roll (vegetarian) is crave worthy. The miso sauce will make you drool! It...More

Thank Catie L
Reviewed April 2, 2016

We ate here while in town with a friend who had been here before and she said it's the best sushi in Columbus. I can't really disagree with her! It's in a small little shopping complex in an area northwest of downtown (maybe about 15...More

Thank JennyM777
Reviewed March 24, 2016

I frequent this restaurant. I try to go as often as possible when I am in the area. I enjoy sharing my dining experience with my friends and family as well as fellow foodies. Located in a strip mall. There are other stores close by...More

Thank Miki K
Reviewed February 21, 2016

Akai Hana is a Columbus must for sushi. Everything is always fresh and delicious. It's about 15 minutes from downtown Columbus, but completely worth the trip if you are hungry for sushi. I highly recommend the Dragon Fly and Harvest rolls.

Thank Anna L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1173 Old Henderson Rd, Columbus, OH 43220-3607
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Columbus
  • Phone Number: +1 614-451-5411