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Sushi Yasuda

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204 E 43rd St, New York City, NY 10017-4713
212-972-1001
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12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 10:15 pm
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Savannah, Georgia
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We did the omakase and I would say that for your first time, this is something you can try. It's great to sample a selection of different things, but all the chef really does is pick different things off the menu and then charge you according to what you eat. When I return next time, I will most likely only... More 

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Thank Shannon L
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56 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My friend is a sushi expert. That's all he eats. We were meeting up after a 12 year hiatus. He said he would select the place since he's familiar with NYC as he lives in Greenport We walked to the restaurant. They surprisingly had a table for us (the people in front of us had a reservation for over a... More 

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Thank Anita B
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We chose Omakase menu, and it was superb. Excellent products; you could taste the freshness of the fish offered. It was quite expensive, but honestly it was worth every penny spent there

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Thank Lula N
Quito
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130 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Omakase, fabulous selection of sushi, very well executed, superb sake choices. What else can you ask for? Be prepared to pay a big check...absolutely worth the experience!

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Thank EnQuito
New York
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355 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's not a bad place. However, it's rated #1 sushi place and so I was a bit disappointed. Tried better places like Gari and Seki. It's just as expensive but taste is just not up to par. I hate the brightly lit sushi bar and just did not feel inviting like the Seki sushi bar. I really hate the wait... More 

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Thank Max D
London, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The whole experience reminded me of beloved sushi places in Tokyo - a modest soothing interior, experienced and knowledgeable chefs and freshest fish prepared to perfection. Our waiter on the other hand, with an abrupt attitude, was a character from a different story, but it was only a tiny downfall which we ignored. Will definitely be back!

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Thank OliveOyl15
Caracas, Venezuela
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60 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

The food , service and atmosphere are one of the best. We had a little inconvenient having diner there.One person in the group could not have sodium and we ask for a sauce sodium free or even sweet and the answer was that that kind of sauce could not be served because there was not pairing with the food. We... More 

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Greenwood Village, Colorado
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I've been sitting at the sushi-bar once a year for several years now and I've never had better sushi and sashimi, even blocks from the Tokyo fish market. Every little thing is perfect. Of course the fish is fresh, but the rice is perfect and better than any I've had around the world. Each sushi piece is a surprise, with... More 

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Thank dcstep
San Juan, Puerto Rico
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I have gone to a lot of good places to eat sushi and this is by far the best I have eaten. Try the Omakase and let the chef impress you with his creations. I have never tasted Uni like that!

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Thank Javier R
New York City, New York
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70 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016

Sushi Yasuda is one of my husband's favorite restaurants in the city. We've been there numerous times and we always enjoyed our experience thoroughly. However, the last time we went there the atmosphere wasn't what it used to be. We always liked the quiet, calmness of the restaurant but this time we went, it was bustling. Not only that, there... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$41 - $80
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Thursday
12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Friday
12:00 pm - 2:15 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 10:15 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 204 E 43rd St, New York City, NY 10017-4713
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Midtown
  • Neighborhood: Midtown
  • Phone Number: 212-972-1001

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