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Umi Sake House

2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
+1 206-374-8717
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The place is far larger than the outside seems to suggest with a nice inside patio. The food was good, albeit portions a little small. Unfortunately, service was rushed. Why oh why do I get the check while I am still sipping my beer with...More

Thank GourmandTrashPanda
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sashimi selection was solid. Seattle salmon sampler was awesome to try the variety. The rolls were great. Edamame was provided complimentary. Appetizers were a slight American twist and delicious. We tried the dewan yuki sake which is nice and smooth affordable option. Service was so...More

Thank David L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My Husband & I absolutely loved this place. The vibe is very cool; it’s what I imagine a trendy sushi bar in Japan would be like. You feel like it is the type of place you might run into a celebrity, yet it’s very casual...More

Thank DisneyTeacher
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Specialty rolls are huuuuuge. Service was good. My water glass was always full. We ordered a flight of Sake which I'm not a fan of but my fiance enjoyed it.

Thank Trudy A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went for dinner yesterday and it was excellent - food, service, drinks and atmosphere. Maguro and Sake sashimi were the favorites.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed May 18, 2018

Very popular crowded Sushi place with a nice variety of rolls and dishes. Friendly staff, great atmosphere, not cheap but not super expensive either. Try the vegetarian sushi sampler.

Thank Dkluft
Reviewed May 12, 2018

Very good sushi rolls. If not a fan of sushi highly recommend the Sea Bass entree. Atmosphere very comfortable...walkable from the Marriott.

Thank dchrisik
Reviewed April 29, 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend Umi. The sushi was tremendous, the service was excellent and the ambiance was perfect. I was definitely return!

Thank Gregg J
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Sat at the bar, enjoyed sweet conversation with the bar tender and his wife, who was sitting next to us and had a delightful experience. The speciality sushi rolls are among the best I’ve ever eaten - top 7 for sure. A short walk (5ish...More

Thank BuffettBrink
Reviewed April 17, 2018

Made reservation after searched few japanese restaurants. Glad I picked this up. What a fun place to hang out. Liked the vibe there, bartender also did great job when I ordered something that wasn't on the menu, the drink was fabulous. Besides all the amazing...More

Thank lv2trvl69
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Walter Z
January 22, 2018|
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Response from thurstonbow | Reviewed this property |
4-6 PM Daily inside the restaurant, but 4-8 PMon the outside porch area and at the bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$21 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic, Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
  • Public Transportation: Yes
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighborhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-374-8717
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