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I Love Sushi

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11818 NE 8th St, Ste A, Bellevue, WA 98005-3041
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Sun 3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Thu 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Fri - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat - Sun 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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21 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

Solid bet for sushi in Bellevue. Classic rolls and generally good quality fish. Good entrees and sushi dinners. Great for lunch.

Thank Aaron S
Issaquah, Washington
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 29, 2016

This is by far the best place in Bellevue for sushi. This place gets busy, so go at an off time for lunch or dinner so you are sure to get a window seat with water views.

Thank TroubleInReno
Fair Oaks, California
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

The sushi was fresh. The service was excellent and the atmosphere was perfect. I sat at the Sushi Bar and the Chef was extremely polite and attentive. The wait staff was great. When I am in Bellevue for business, this will absolutely be a stop for dinner.

Thank Jack B
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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Dropped in during the Holiday season last year. The staff was very cordial and the food delicious. They honored special diet request and all of us were very happy. Would go back right now! if I could. Seemed like they closed between lunch and dinner, we squeeked in before the break.

Thank purplehazeSeattle
Seattle, Washington
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73 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014 via mobile

This place came highly recommended, but we were extremely disappointed. Some of the worst sushi I have had in a very long time. I'd rather just get it at a grocery store. Such a letdown

Thank coulterite
Seattle, Washington
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

As a regular customer at the I Love Sushi on Lake Union in Seattle, my wife and I decided to stop by the I Love Sushi in Bellevue while we were out on Sunday. We did not have reservations, and when we requested to sit at the sushi bar where we could easily see there were over six vacant seats,... More 

Thank Craig S
Bainbridge Island, Washington
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184 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014 via mobile

Was visiting my Dad in the hospital and needed a break. Walked a short distance to I Love Sushi and was pleasantly surprised. Sat at the counter and had a fun conversation with the Chef's. It was after the lunch rush, so they had time to make recommendations and let me taste a couple items. I recommend that you give... More 

Thank Manzanitabay
Calistoga, California
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60 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Have been to I Love Sushi twice in the last month, for lunch and dinner. The teriyaki chicken bento box at lunch was disappointing - chicken was dry. We were told to order the fish bento box, that it was much superior. Dinner was outstanding. Don't miss the Russell Roll. Not on the menu but it has grilled salmon, roe... More 

Thank LynnBoCA
Trinidad, Colorado
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013 via mobile

The restaurant is small and cramped. Waitresses are brief when they stop by...key word "when". Sushi was OK. Nothing amazing. I would not go back here again but it was busy so I guess some people do. Not worth another they from me though. Overall disappointed.

Thank KayFra683
Seattle, Washington
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

I've had rolls, sashimi, ad bentos at I love sushi, they were all very tasty. Fish is fresh, the cuts are big.

Thank syy2013

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$21 - $30
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
3:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11818 NE 8th St, Ste A, Bellevue, WA 98005-3041
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Bellevue
  • Phone Number: 425-462-9851

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