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“The best meal of my life”
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Ranked #3 of 3,754 Restaurants in Austin
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $31 - $40
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups, Romantic
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Zilker Park
Cross street: Barton Springs
Level 2 Contributor
5 reviews
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“The best meal of my life”
Reviewed October 30, 2012 via mobile

There is not much too say about this restaurant due to it is now my favourite restaurant of all time. The food is the best food I have ever eaten. Service was fantastic and the atmosphere in incredible. I have always hated Brussel sprouts but they cover it in some source which made even kids love it, It was my favourite part of the meal. Incredible food with amazing soda and cocktails.

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Houston, Texas, United States
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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“Wow! One of the most amazing meals we have ever eaten.”
Reviewed October 28, 2012

We had heard so much about this restaurant. One of its chef's won Top Chef this year and it was recommended by so many foodie friends. The most memorable dishes were a potk belly that had been sous vided then flash fried. A sticky rice hot pot rocked and the finisher, a brown butter sorbet served along side a lilting flan blew us away.

Pricey and worth every penny!

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London, United Kingdom
Level 4 Contributor
38 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
“Favourite Austin sushi restaurant”
Reviewed October 27, 2012

If you have a hankering for sushi in Austin, look no further than Uchi - or brother/sister restaurant Uchiko. The original is Uchi on South Lamar but Uchiko is also excellent and conveniently located near Central Market in the center of Austin. Delicious and popular - you need to book in advance.

Visited August 2012
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Thank KinaF
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Denver, Colorado
Level 6 Contributor
121 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
“Delicious Sushi, Great Atmosphere”
Reviewed October 22, 2012

Recently dined here for a friend's birthday and it was such an experience! We were greeted promptly and seated within minutes of arrival, we had appetizers and wine, and soup and many different sushi rolls and it was all just exquisite. I would definitely go back!

  • Visited October 2012
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Aliso Viejo, California
Level 2 Contributor
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
“Deserved it's rating!”
Reviewed October 11, 2012

Sushi was the best anhywhere. Creative small plates, well presented and delicious! Service was excellent, timed perfectly and paced. I would go here again and again.

  • Visited October 2012
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