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Avenida Ramos Pinto | Loja 650, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
+351 22 375 0512
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12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Sat 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Saw the comments and tried it. 30 piece sushi and rolls, tempura and tofu. From the first bite I knew this was the real thing. Easily equals the best places in Los Angeles, much better then what we get in France. Great view over the river looking at Porto.

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Thank Robert A
Harrisonburg, Virginia
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91 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great friendly service try the butter fish it was delicious. All the seafood was fresh and tasty . Tried the miso soup and fried vegetables with dipping sauce both were great. The 20 piece sushi platter was outstanding . Grilled prawns in a soy reduction was the best of all

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Thank travelingtarheel81
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6 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 18, 2016 via mobile

Very Sophisticate Japanese food and environment, the river view it's fantastic can see Porto and the food it's excellent the sushi with new fusion tastes and have typical Japanese food!!

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Thank susanayang84
Frankfurt, Germany
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 7, 2016

I am from America, I travel all over the world and Sushi is one of my favorite things to eat! Sumo Cais is 'Ichiban' (#1) on my list !!! Chief Yoshio Imoto is a culinary artist. His detail to presentation is impeccable... the fish is so fresh it melts in your mouth like butter! The variety of choices he combines... More 

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1 Thank Laurèl P
Porto, Portugal
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 5, 2016

We had eaten at another Japanese restaurant and left because it wasn't good, searched out this place right on the waterfront near all the Port Houses. It was amazing, greeted by free starters and a smile from the servers, sat opposite where the chef prepared the food only to see him prepare it with passion and detail, the results were... More 

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2 Thank chrisw2002uk
Porto, Portugal
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 26, 2016 via mobile

Very expensive with really bellow average quality! If you are passing by and want to enjoy the view, try some other restaurant in the area. Not even close to the quality of several other sushi restaurants in the City.

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Thank RicardoCFerreira
London, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 18, 2015

Excellent sushi with a great view of the river. A very cool atmosphere and not badly priced. Recommended.

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2 Thank Dylan B
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

10th of july 2015 As everyone said, Just being there Will cost you 4€ / pers. View: that's the only thing Nice (by night) Food: I ordered sashimis, it was really rough and hard to shew (salmon was OK) My gf ordered noodle soop, it was too spicy, tasteless and fat. We Had some gyosa which were the only thing... More 

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Thank Julien V
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 16, 2015

Go up to the terrace to enjoy the breathtaking view of the river and town, but don't eat there . If you choose the menu , you will start with a dried fish , or more precisely , a handful of salt with some morsels of dried fish very near of its sell-by date ( hence the salt ) .... More 

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Thank jfy2014
UK
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201 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2015 via mobile

Wonderful view over the river and good quality sushi. A good selection, friendly service. Just a lunch but a good one. Would certainly visit again. Good value too.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Avenida Ramos Pinto | Loja 650, Vila Nova de Gaia 4400-266, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Northern Portugal  >  Porto District  >  Vila Nova de Gaia
  • Phone Number: +351 22 375 0512

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