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Nishino

#284 of 3,042 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Broadway / Capitol Hill
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3130 E Madison St, Ste 106, Seattle, WA 98112-4264
+1 206-322-5800
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5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Sun 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Brooklyn, New York
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251 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent place for Sushi in Seattle's Washington Park neighborhood. Enjoyed the uni, hamachi, nagi, and tako. The appetizers were also excellent (including the edamame).

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Bangkok
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172 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 5, 2016

Reservations are a must for this restaurant, especially on the weekends. Nishino offers classic Japanese food as well as seasonal offerings. The seasonal was hit or miss for our table. Fresh spring rolls, a stir-fry of mushrooms and pumpkin, and sweet onion tempura were ok. I wouldn't order these again and would stick to the main menu. Hamachi cheeks and... More 

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Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA
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33 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 23, 2016

Exquisite sushi! Great selection of fresh sushi. Ahi tuna w/jalepeño was delicious!! Service was excellent! Try the saketini!!!

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Los Angeles, United States
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016

We're told that people in Los Angeles can be Sushi snobs. My wife and I are certainly counted in that group. We tend to stay away from the fashionable (do you hear me Katsuya?) and stick with the factual- actual sushi chefs who take pride in their work and respect the fish as well as the diner. As sushi becomes... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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65 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

We have eaten at Nishino off and on for several years. At no time did they ever let us down. The service is always attentive, friendly and professional. The Japanese and fusion dishes are all consistently good, the sushi fresh and well made. Though the cost is fairly high, we always count on getting good value for money at Nishino.... More 

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Bellevue, Washington
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390 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 148 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

We sat at the bar and let Brian guide our choices for the most part. And what he presented was delicious and beautiful. We started with Sashimi for 3 people. Fresh, elegantly presented, and tasty. Then he made us a sushi roll. We didn't specify, just let him determine it. I still don't know which it is or if it... More 

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Seattle
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

Been here many times, this time for a special occasion and been disappointing. Food not inspired and fish likely not as fresh as before. Dropped $150 here easily for 2 and didn't feel that satisfied. There are other places I would go for sushi, ikazaya and ramen.

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Seattle, Washington
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 25, 2016

We had a free night recently and realized we hadn't had good Japanese seafood in a long time. We called 24 hours in advance to reserve the exclusive Omekase (9 course). Even though the head chef was not there, it was just a dream as usual. Starting with a plate of four diverse tastes, followed by hot and cold dishes,... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 28, 2016

We've lived in the neighborhood for years but haven't eaten here together. When we walked in it was very crowded, which always bodes well, or so we thought. We sat at our reserved table, and noticed that people were very casually dressed and that suited us fine, since we like to dress casually. Some people were wearing their gym outfits... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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70 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 18, 2016

My husband and I always love eating at Nishino. We can't get there often enough. We decided to go last Saturday and try a few different items. Outstanding!!!! The black cod hot pot was so good. But we had to order another round of Hamachi and Toro because it just melted in our mouths.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$31 - $40
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Seafood
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3130 E Madison St, Ste 106, Seattle, WA 98112-4264
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Neighborhood: Broadway / Capitol Hill
  • Phone Number: +1 206-322-5800

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?