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303 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-2292
+1 970-544-6628
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good19%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“sushi” (160 reviews)
“cod” (33 reviews)
“omakase” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
303 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-2292
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Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Popular and expensive. Rightfully so. Go for premium Omasake at the sushi bar and go to culinary heaven. With a date at a table the service was good. More than that , with a partner preferring cooked dishes the waitress was patient and helpful. Reservations...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2016 via mobile

I like this place, and would enjoy going again. Pros: stellar attentive knowledgeable server, good quality sushi (yardstick nyc san fran vancouver), some succesfull fusion plays ( eg yellowtail sushi sashimi in lemony soy with touch of cilantro and jalapeno), happy vibe, serious wine list...More

Thank claude b
Reviewed 7 July 2016

This was my family and my second visit to Matsu and we loved it. Delicious, innovative sushi and Japanese dishes. We were in Aspen over the busy holiday weekend and at the last minute wanted to dine here without a reservation. Although the restaurant was...More

1  Thank LeasaJ
Reviewed 2 July 2016 via mobile

Kind of average sushi and such in a very noisy very crowded but efficient operation...tried a lot of variety and probably the best item was indeed the cod, which was way superior in quality and flavor to other times I've had this dish...otherwise, this restaurant...More

1  Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

The menu was very similar to Nobu's, service was very friendly and sommelier was exceptionally good. If you feel like having a Japanese dinner in the Colorado mountains, you can't get better fish, I think.

1  Thank Semih S
Reviewed 27 June 2016

I love Matsu and we go there a lot - mostly out of season b/c it gets crazy in there during season. The sushi is always great and the service is better than average - for Aspen. The portions are tiny and the prices are...More

1  Thank Charlie C
Reviewed 27 June 2016

i love it when someone takes me here! great food, fun people. better when someone else pays. every summer it is a go to place.

Thank soozie888
Reviewed 25 June 2016

A friend and I popped in for dinner on Friday night without a reservation. We ate at the sushi bar. Service and food was excellent!!!! Our waiter was very attentive and provided great recommendations, as did both of the guys behind the sushi bar. We...More

Thank Smoore2013
Reviewed 13 June 2016

It is advisable to book way ahead for this busy in-season spot which has been in town for a long time. The food and service are very good, and never a disappointment. Seating for large parties is very challenging as tables are crammed into every...More

Thank DRS69
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Love this spot .. Been coming here as long as it's been open I think .. Always great for a special date night .. Love their sushi, cocktails and wine list. Service is always perfect too.

Thank CarycaryDFW
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Response from Timothy B | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have extensive list of sparkling wines and champagnes including grower selections, vintage, NV, different formats, domestic, etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 35 - US$ 35
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 E Main St, Aspen, CO 81611-2292
  • Public Transportation: Roaring Fork Transit Authority (RFTA) has stops on either side of our location; at Paepke Park (Main St and Aspen St) as well as Galena (Main St and Galena). It is a one block walk to Matsuhisa Aspen (Main and Monarch).
  • Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Aspen
  • Phone Number: +1 970-544-6628
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Matsuhisa Aspen is nestled beneath a quaint victorian house in the mountain town of Aspen Colorado and features the cuisine of world renowned chef Nobu Matsuhisa. Japanese-inspired seafood and sushi, as well as an ultra-hip scene and lively bar crowd can best describe Matsuhisa Aspen. We are a continuation of Matsuhisa L.A., Nobu New York, Nobu London and may more locations around the world.
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