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Sushi Land East

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60 E San Francisco St Ste 102, Santa Fe, NM 87501-3115
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:30 pm
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Williamsburg, Virginia
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379 reviews
219 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a small restaurant, with an excellent (well-deserved) reputation, so I'd advise making reservations. My cousins had been here before and rather than order from the menu, we asked him to make us a dinner. We started with a really delicious soup--it had more body than regular miso soup, but may have been the chef's version. Then he made... More 

Thank Myrna F
Albuquerque, New Mexico
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This place had very delicious sushi at a decent price. It was my boyfriend's first sushi experience ever and he loved it! The only thing I didn't care for is that there were no drinks on tap or fountain. The setting was very cozy, perfect for a date. We'll definitely be back.

1 Thank hotmessmanda
Lake Mary, Florida
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28 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2016

After visiting Santa Fe for five years, we finally found a sushi restaurant that's almost as good as what we have in Florida! The sushi chef makes your order right there with fresh ingredients, so you know exactly what you're getting. They also have non-sushi items, ex., bento boxes, rice bowls, etc. for the non-sushi eaters (my husband). Unfortunately, this... More 

2 Thank Julie M
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

Santa Fe, having no ocean nearby and not being near a large airport like Albuquerque is, finds trouble in getting good quality sushi. This restaurant is my favorite one, though it should be noted that they have a smaller selection than some sushi places, and a lot of what they offer uses the cooked items like crab and unagi. Still,... More 

3 Thank Godgifu
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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52 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

I love Japanese food but, Santa Fe is not the place to eat it. If you have to eat Japanese though, this is the best quality for price. The owner is very charming and will make you anything you desire if asked. If you truly love fish, stay away from anything raw it's just not handled in transport here for... More 

3 Thank ebenson777
Columbia, Maryland
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131 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

Of our many visits to Santa Fe this was our first visit to a sushi restaurant in that city. One doesn't normally associate sushi with the Southwest, but this was worth a try. The interior setting looked like it could have been off a street in Japan. The place is fairly small, the server friendly and the food great. My... More 

3 Thank FandB2
Weston, Florida
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658 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Very good lunch with very fresh sushi and innovative rolls. The miso soup was thick and very flavorful. The service was a little slow but the place was packed and the waitress tried very hard to be everywhere at once! We did not mind, she was very sweet and friendly and the food was awesome! We had a little bit... More 

2 Thank Pomerols
Columbia, South Carolina
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Masa-san delivers a Kyoto - inspired sushi kaiseki experience. The best option is to order the omakase course, where you trust the chef to craft a perfect meal. Expect combinations of sushi, sashimi, and seasonal cooked dishes. It's like being in Kyoto.

2 Thank Sean G
New York, NY
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2016

We have eaten there ten times now. We never go to Santa Fe unless we eat there at least once. He doesn't always have every fish - why would he, he ONLY uses what he can get of the HIGHEST quality. And what does he make? INCREDIBLE food, wonderful finesse, perfect balance. We go in, we order food, we're asked... More 

2 Thank Manhattan1950
Santa Fe
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291 reviews
195 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2016

I love this small place on Water street. The owner is always there working hard and smiling and greeting his guests. Fish is always fresh and there are a large selection of rolls, nigiri and other items. Masa is always happy to make something special. The waitress is so sweet and attentive and happy to suggest items. Nice selection of... More 

2 Thank KarumbaSantaFe

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 60 E San Francisco St Ste 102, Santa Fe, NM 87501-3115
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: 505-820-1178

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