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Shohko Cafe

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$$ - $$$
Downtown
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321 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1828
+1 505-982-9708
Today
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Sat 5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Santa Fe, New Mexico
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The Shrimp stuffed green chile tempura was amazing! Also tried Vilcano roll- very good! Was surprised to find good sushi in Santa Fe! Will go back for lunch to try their ramen on the advice of others.

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1 Thank Flosm
Arlington, Texas
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27 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband loved it, I thought it was average. Atmosphere was nice. This place was recommended to us by the staff at the hotel we are staying at.

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2 Thank Texas2016
Colorado
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74 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love the ambience of Shohko. It is a contemporary Southwestern style. Very soft lighting. The host greets you and is very gracious. Fantastic service. The sushi rolls and tempura are to die for. We moved to Santa Fe about 2 years ago, and this is becoming one of our go to restaurants. There is parking in the rear, so... More 

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2 Thank scubadoo55
La Canada Flintridge, CA
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 10, 2016

Shohko Cafe is one of my favorite Santa Fe restaurants. It has spare, modern, asian decor, the food is excellent, and so is the service. We usually have dinner there, but on the basis of several rave reviews, we went there at lunch for their ramen, and oh, my god, it was so good! It's a very large portion, chock... More 

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2 Thank DHBall
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62 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016

This place is top of the line and a place you should stop in and eat if you get the chance. I think the restaurant is up there with the best sushi places I have ever been to. Just don't wear perfume, they won't let you in.

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2 Thank Kathrin C
St. Petersburg, Florida
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Amazing sushi in the high desert! Who knew? Tucked away near the city center is a fairly non-descript building with a tiny little parking lot squeezed into the courtyard. Find this gem if you want really good, fresh sushi! The highlights were David's albacore; Albacore Sashimi, Avocado, Scallion, Spicy Oil and Sesame Seeds, and the Caterpillar roll; Freshwater Eel and... More 

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2 Thank Anthony C
Cambridge, MA
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58 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 9, 2016 via mobile

This as good as the best sushi restaurants near oceans. They seem to do a great business so are able to get large amounts of beautiful fresh fish daily. The head sushi chef is a distinguished looking woman who seems to be very involved with the other chefs. Everything is made fresh including a delightful spicy tuna maki which is... More 

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2 Thank davidsol1
Santa Fe, New Mexico
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016

My wife and I ate at the bar and Chef Alexander was very friendly and helpful in guiding us to the best selections.

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3 Thank RioGrande57
Traverse City, Michigan
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Wear no fragrance but enjoy the cuisine. Food for all tempura is succulent and of course sushi is fresh. Nice change from red chile in Santa Fe.

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2 Thank mered4u
Boulder, Colorado
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116 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016

We love Uni and they had it. Good sushi. Tempura poblano pepper stuffed with shrimp was excellent too. Service was a little slow, but not unusual when ordering sushi in a busy restaurant. Friendly efficient service. Great bulding with its own parking in back.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Parking Available, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 321 Johnson St, Santa Fe, NM 87501-1828
  • Location: United States  >  New Mexico (NM)  >  Santa Fe>  > Downtown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 505-982-9708

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