We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The Tripadvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ratings and reviews

There aren't enough food, service, value or atmosphere ratings for Sushi Gen, New Mexico yet. Be one of the first to write a review!


Sushi, Japanese
Lunch, Dinner
Reviews (10)
Filter reviews
10 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
See what travelers are saying:
Sort and selected filters
Sort FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed August 30, 2021

The sushi is fresh and tastes great. Unbelievably good for a place this far from a beach! Have eaten here several times and always have had great sushi. Never had anything but good service, and sometimes it is excellent. I come for the sushi, though,...not the ambiance or the service - and the sushi is top-knotch!More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed February 16, 2021

I really enjoyed eating here with my family. It was all you can eat sushi but don't expect a huge menu. I was really happy with the selection and service. The sushi roll that was the best was the AYCE shrimp tempura. I could easily...eat 20 rolls of just that, delicious! I'll be going back.More

Date of visit: February 2021
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

The thought of an all you can eat sushi bar is enticing, unfortunately to be successful with the concept you have to cut corners. The money saving tactics include no premium rolls and some thin slices of fish. The sushi’s flavor and texture were bland...and dry. The thing that bothered me the most was the wasabi, I am used to the heat rising up through my nasal passages with a sushi rush, the wasabi I was given was green but other than that held no similarity to other restaurants zing. The premium roll my guest ordered was excellent! It was a crispy roll and was top notch compared to my all you can eat. They brought back the sheet for a second round of all you can eat, but it didn’t really interest me. For $21.00 I think I you would be better off just to order some of their premium rolls for your sushi fix.More

Date of visit: January 2018
Reviewed February 12, 2017 via mobile

It is definitely not the most attractive place to eat and not in the best area but the presentation of the all you can eat sushi is really nice and the food was great. Definitely will be back

Date of visit: February 2017
Reviewed September 11, 2016

food and servings including some basic sushi, were slightly above average. ambient is cozy but small place " almost forced to look fancy" soup was on the cold side and the explanation we were given was that, it was a cold day, so the soup...inside was a bit cold as well!!! try to figure that out! we wpuld go again just to try fancier sushis!More

Date of visit: September 2016
Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

I am sure many people would be leery about good sushi in New Mexico. Well Sushi Gen is authentic with a wide range of sushi. California rolls, tiger and spider and many others. There are even special types for what locals may like. The prices...are decent and the atmosphere is ambient. Give Sushi Gen a try and you will return!More

Date of visit: July 2016
Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

One of the few all you can eat sushi in Albuquerque. Location, somewhat centrally located but hard to find being on the side of perpendicularly situated somswhat univiting poorly-lighted strip mall. Interior somewhat outdated, but clean. Sushi formed efficiently with acceptable rice cooked to correct...doneness. Most popular sushi items in American market is represented. Average quality. Uses medium long grain rice. Presentation acceptable, typical of most sushi places. The sauce used on sushi is way too sweet, cloyingly so, resulting in inability to discern other delicate flavors. Totally off balance. Fried items taste a bit burned, not that the fried item is burned but more likely that the frying oil may be used longer than their acceptable freshness Service friendly, &acceptable. Overall, an OK experience. Will not return.More

Date of visit: February 2016
Reviewed December 6, 2014

Coming from Los Angeles, I have been spoiled with good Sushi. Sushi Gen comes the closest to what I expect in good Sushi. It may not be the greatest but it satisfies my cravings.

Date of visit: November 2014
Reviewed September 5, 2014

Nice young men servers. Quick. Rainbow roll very good. Vegetable tempura strangely had only two veggies: white potato and onion. I've eaten a fair amount of tempura and was expecting the colorful varity offered, e.g., seet potato, carrot, squash, mushroom, etc. Women's bathroom a little...scarey, with one toilet out in the middle of the room, no stall plus one in a stall, with peeling wallpaper everywhere. Needs serious attention. Not sure if we'll go back.More

Date of visit: September 2014
Reviewed March 7, 2013

This little restaurant is not so easy to find. It is in a strip shopping center on San Mateo NE, with a big sign on the street,' ALL YOU CAN EAST SUSHI $20.' I love this little place. The sushi is fresh and delcious. The...salmon sushi I had last Friday night was silky and scrumptious. We have been going there for the last 2 years or so, and we are loyal customers. The owner is Chinese. The name I know him by, rhymes, he says with Shoe. I think it's written Xu but I call him Shoe. His two high school sons work their sometimes. Everyone is extremely nice and helpful. I would recommend it for anyone who loves sushi. And the price really can't be beat.More

Date of visit: March 2013
View more reviews
Best nearby
Best nearby hotelsSee all
Holiday Inn & Suites Albuquerque-North I-25, an IHG Hotel
147 reviews
.45 miles away
Hampton Inn & Suites Albuquerque North/I-25
873 reviews
.51 miles away
Tru by Hilton Albuquerque North I-25
49 reviews
.56 miles away
Residence Inn by Marriott Albuquerque North
212 reviews
.58 miles away
Best nearby restaurantsSee all
Thai Vegan
270 reviews
.34 miles away
Saigon Restaurant
41 reviews
.35 miles away
Delicias Cafe
63 reviews
.35 miles away
Azuma Sushi Teppan
110 reviews
.32 miles away
Best nearby attractionsSee all
Cliff's Amusement Park
197 reviews
.24 miles away
Cool Springz
13 reviews
.14 miles away
Drafty Kilt Brewing
9 reviews
.37 miles away
Jackalope Albuquerque
14 reviews
.69 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Sushi Gen staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Is This Your Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Free Listing