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I Love Sushi

#175 of 3,047 Restaurants in Seattle
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Lake Union
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1001 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4438 (Yale Ave N)
+1 206-625-9604
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Mon - Thu 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Fri 4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Burnaby, BC, Canada
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104 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were staying at the Silver Cloud Inn on Lake Union and this restaurant in just down the street within walking distance. Good service and the food was very good. My husband ordered their Bento Box special and the portions were huge and tasty. I had the tempura entrée which I really enjoyed.

Thank Sunworshiper54
Rochester, Minnesota
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, great sushi and service. I am from out of town and always stop here when I visit the Lake Union area

Thank Roni1107
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71 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 30, 2016

This is a great restaurant. the food tastes fresh and is prepared just the way it should be. Service is friendly and they were responsive to getting us a tyable even without reservations during their lunch rush. i had the poke lunch and am so very happy with it. Good quantity and lots of flavors on the plate.

Thank Tina P
Spokane Valley, Washington
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70 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 23, 2016

Had lunch and dinner there for business. Food was good and service was very good. Would recommend for anyone who wants a nice sushi dinner but not a huge bill.

Thank m m
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9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 16, 2016

could not find another sushi place - if you are starving for sushi , it's ok there is not a lot more to say

Thank claudes622
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47 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

Had a group of 7, walked in and were seated in no time at all. Our waitress Alice was great, got our ordered in and the food came out lightening fast. I had the Lake Union Bento, come hungry if you order that.

Thank Capt. Adam S
Seattle, Washington
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263 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We went to Japan last year and were craving something authentic. So we came here to meet up with some friends. It was pretty hard to find (especially in the dark and construction) but we were delighted because the restaurants had real japanese chefs. Besides from the sushi, I got soba noddles with a cold dipping sauce (just like from... More 

Thank Hung T
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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220 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

Was here two times with friend on two consecutive weekends. Pretty fast service, but made one mistake each time I was there. Liked the selection of food we had.

Thank J G
Atlanta, Georgia
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97 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 10, 2016

I have dined at this place since they opened in the early 1990's and it remains a great place to eat, all for a reasonable price. Great service, beautiful presentation and large portions. They have some free parking available. The place is appropriately named - "I LOVE Sushi"!

Thank Mark H
Ridgefield, Connecticut
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733 reviews
479 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016

This restaurant is on the harbor of Lake Union, a little north of downtown. Adjacent a few restaurants and yacht sales area. Restaurant is harborfront and nicely decorated. Sushi is good but not special.

Thank CTManny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:00 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1001 Fairview Ave N, Seattle, WA 98109-4438
    (Yale Ave N)
  • Public Transportation: [Seattle Streetcar] The Seattle Streetcar begins outside the Arnold Building on Fairview Ave. N and runs south through South Lake Union before ending at the intersection of Westlake Ave. and 5th Ave. near Westlake shopping center. [Bus Routes] There are two main bus routes that serve our location, 66 and 70.
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Lake Union
  • Neighborhood: Lake Union
  • Phone Number: +1 206-625-9604

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