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“Sushi Superb! A true "mom and pop"!”
Review of Genki Sushi

Genki Sushi
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Ranked #2 of 694 Restaurants in Wilmington
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $10 - $30
Cuisines: Sushi, Japanese
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Dining options: Reservations
Description: NOTE****If you are reading this description, please take note that we will only hold your reservation for 15 minutes. After that, you forfeit your reservation. Our apologies for this, we can not hold tables past 15 minutes as this does not help with our other wait times. Thank you for your participation and understanding in this. Genki Sushi is the ONLY Authentic Japanese sushi bar and Restaurant in Wilmington and surrounding areas. We only use fresh ingredients and we make every thing in house including our very own soy sauce blend. We are located in the heart of Wilmington. We strive hard to maintain the highest quality of food, ingredients and service. We are considered " A True taste of Japan". Come and see what real Japanese sushi taste like! We cant wait for you to have a new place to eat sushi at, and that is with us!
Reviewed September 8, 2013

The owners will treat you well and serve you sushi that is on perfect rice with the most amazing fresh ingredients. You cannot go wrong: even the vegetable fried rice is terrific! The maguro is always the best. Small and personal. Ask about the led holiday lights....

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Reviewed September 7, 2013

This is a true authentic Japanese Restaurant The owners, from Japan, take great pride in their craft. In addition to the freshest fish..the tempura is exquisite. The Sea Urchin is so fresh it rivals the best Uni I have had over the years. Yellow tail is always fresh and has that wonderful buttery melt in your mouth consistency. They also make their own dessert caramels..and I recommend you try each flavor. This is not a trendy sushi joint. This is the real thing..the Art of Sushi in an understated but perfected form. They also serve many traditional Japanese appetizers/ dinners you will not taste in an "Asian" sushi bar. Best price I have paid for Sushi..hands down.

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Thank Lisa K
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Reviewed August 2, 2013

This restaurant is reminiscent of the little sushi restaurants in Tokyo. Excellent fresh sushi and sashimi. The Charishi sashimi if delicious and well presented. The katsudon is authentic down to the fried egg on top and the covered ceramic pot it is served in. Very reasonably priced as well. Family run with Papa-San as the sushi chef, ask for a sample of his home made cold sake. It is a very small restaurant and there is a wait sometimes but well worth it.

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Thank Caleb42
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Reviewed July 5, 2013

The sushi was mediocre. However the service attentive, genuinely pleasant and prompt. They did try to cater to a gluten free diet.

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Reviewed June 23, 2013 via mobile

Much better location than Wasabi. We had to wait a little longer than usual because we ordered right after a group I four frat boys. There was only one guy making the sushi. The non-sushi menu sounded food, but we only had rolls. The service was excellent and so was the hot green tea. Probably not the best if you are in hurry, but we were not and the wait didn't bother us. Try it.

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1  Thank Drudog21
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