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“DESERVES ITS HIGH RATING”
Review of USS Nemo

USS Nemo
Ranked #13 of 990 Restaurants in Naples
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $15 - $35
Cuisines: Sushi, Asian, Indian, Seafood
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Park Shore
Description: A stylized sort of nautical setting, USS Nemo's cool, comfortable blue interior gives one just a hint of the old "Voyage to the Bottom of Sea" motif with round brass portholes and a mock periscope, or "eye peeper thing," as Kylie called it. The menu definitely appeals to those with a taste for the exotic as it successfully marries a seafood cornucopia with Asian cuisine. The service is impeccable and the entrees are styled in drop-dead gorgeous fashion. The Bento Boxes are marvelous conversation starters. Even the pickled ginger is made to look like a piece of art. Salmon Pie is an elegant affair that elicits "Oohs" and "Ahs" as it arrives so picturesquely presented. The salmon is wrapped in phillo dough and stuffed with mushrooms, spinach and dill sauce - a true taste sensation next to a side salad topped with a tropical fruit medley. It's easy to see why USS Nemo is popular with the going places crowd. And don't forget to try the Sake Bar. We also have an extensive wine list.
Reviewed March 21, 2014

Located in a colorless strip on US 41, this charming and colorfully decorated nautically themed restaurant proves that an out of the way location will never interfere with those seeking fine dining. The speciality Miso Sea Bass had lovely flavor layers and is one of 3 top menu specials. A dining companion had top sirloin that was as tender as any available at big name steak houses. Not all was perfect. While the main course was pleasingly hot and served rather more quickly than expected, the soup was overlooked and never did arrive. The Inside tables are very close together, with the outside tables not much better, but no one seemed to mind in a place where seafood rules. Be sure to book well in advance; it's sold out every night during the season.

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Reviewed March 19, 2014

picked this location because of reviews from trip advisor and location near the hotel we were staying at. Sat outside on the sidewalk- and enjoyed our dinner. Menu was a bit different from our normal choices but we found something that we liked and enjoyed it very much.

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Thank Genofred
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Reviewed March 19, 2014

Food is excellent, service is ok. The place is busy, cramped and loud. Really wanted a martini but in served Saki. I was told a Saki martini is awesome.....don't believe it. Yuk.

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Thank sledhead36
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Reviewed March 18, 2014

I am amazed that this restaurant gets such good reviews. We had a reservation for 7 pm. We arrived on time and had to wait until 745 for our table, which turned out to be outside (that's all they had). The table was rickety. The double bench chairs were chained to the ground (presumably to avoid theft?) so you had to slide into the seats and the table was just too close to the body. Appetizers were disappointing - Crab cakes were dry, seaweed trio salad had two seaweed portions that were inedible (one with an incredible fishy taste and the other just bland), the grouper that was supposed to be grilled with the sauce on the side came drenched in the sauce. The salmon dish also came drenched in sauce despite our asking no sauces. They brought our drinks late (I was already eating the main course). Don't they realize drinks are where the profits are made? Obviously they don't care. We chose not to have dessert or coffee. I don't understand the hype from the locals.

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Reviewed March 15, 2014 via mobile

We took our daughter and son-in law out to dinner. Probably the best sea bass I've ever had in my life. Pair it with the 2012 Albariño... Perfect.

Thank murban1019
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