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251 W Clayton St Ste 117, Athens, GA 30601-4553
+1 706-353-7933
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sushi” (39 reviews)
“tempura” (4 reviews)
“salad” (8 reviews)
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251 W Clayton St Ste 117, Athens, GA 30601-4553
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Sushi was very good, and the hibachi was average. Probably one of the better Sushi bars in Athens. I wouldn't go out of my way to visit because parking downtown can be a challenge, but if I was in the area I would stop in...More

Thank Michael T
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

I came here before while visiting my daughter and nieces in Athens, and enjoyed the food, the service and the atmosphere. I was excited to come back, when my daughter suggested it this trip. Their Lemon Drop martini is quite wonderful, the sushi is amazing...More

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 27 November 2017

I have been here a few times and each visit was a good experience. The sushi is fresh. All the dishes we have had were prepared well. Good place for vegetarians. Service is good.

Thank johnwGA
Reviewed 8 November 2017

The wife and I were in town for a football game and decided to have a date night down town, and were very pleased with our experience! Even on a Friday night with a home game the service was excellent, the wait may have been...More

Thank tsenkbei
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This is my favorite restaurant in Athens. The food is great, the atmosphere is fun and the drinks are so good!

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 29 August 2017

My sushi loving daughter and I decided to give this restaurant a try based upon a friend's recommendation. We arrived after 7:30 PM on a Saturday night - prime time. I should have guessed that there would be a wait, and yes, there was a...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

It's been almost a year since my last visit to Athens, so a visit to Shokitini felt long overdue. Even between university sessions the place was packed, but we were able to get two seats at the bar after a wait of about 15 minutes....More

Thank Jeffrey D
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Food and dining out are huge parts of our lives. While in Athens for a college tour of UGA, we, of course, had to check out the local gastro scene, which included looking for a diversity in cuisines. Sushi has become so popular that it...More

Thank SuthinFoodie
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

The sushi was delicious. We head the sushi plate for two and were told it came with soup & salad. We were surprised when it came with one salad and one soup. The spicy mushroom soup is highly recommended, as is the sushi. We will...More

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed everything about this restaurant. The salad dressing was amazing and to find out it is a family recipe made it better. Staff was friendly and helpful. I will come again when I am in the area.

Thank Jessica P
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
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5:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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5:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 251 W Clayton St Ste 117, Athens, GA 30601-4553
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Athens
  • Phone Number: +1 706-353-7933
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