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801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-1509 (Barton Springs)
+1 512-916-4808
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Bay Area, California
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153 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely delicious food. From the appetizers to the sushi to the dessert. Yummy. Only item I'd not order again are the shishito peppers. They were a bit tough (I grow them, so I know them).

Thank bikegem
Newport Beach, California
Level Contributor
280 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It was another wonderful visit to Uchi. This visit we had Black Bream, John Dory, Kingfish, Hamachi Chili, Japanese Sea Bream, Flounder Fin, Amberjack, Shrimp Tempura and Hot Rock. Each dish was off the charts. Every time we come, there is a slight different spin to the choices--love it. Looking forward to our next visit. I appreciate the knowledge the... More 

Thank adalbert3
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's been a while but I remember the times I've had at Uchi fondly. The food is always inventive but incredibly tasty. Most of the time we're celebrating something when we go here. Once we took our entire business crew to celebrate. There was something everyone could eat and with the help of our extremely knowledgeable wait person, some of... More 

Thank Katherine B
independence Iow
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our favorite restaurant in Austin. We go at 5:00 when they open because the reservations are full for weeks out, If you get there when they open you can be seated and try the happy hour menu.

Thank lisa s
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat at the bar, as that was recommended for the best service and selection. $200+ for two people, and service was lacking. Our chef seemed to have our needs on a low priority.

Thank CyndeeLouwhoo
Branson, Missouri
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104 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to share foods with family and friends. This is an amazing experience for a foodie. The flavor profiles are delicious. Definitely a must do in Austin. Although you will have to go by 4:30pm in order to get to eat there. It books months in advance.

Thank Beach_Girl_Heart
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Uchi and Uchiko are my all time favorite Sushi restaurants in Austin. The atmosphere, staff and menu, find a way of invigorating every sense, while intoxicating pairings of flavors, that tantalize your taste buds! The Brussel sprouts and Yo Kai berry allure your palate with addictive hints that leave you with the desire to return for more.

Thank Trish M
Austin, Texas
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Uchi is always our first choice for a special occasion, but its not always so easy to get it. Making a booking a month in advance is the only way I know how to get in at the time you want unless you dont mind waiting. Otherwise every part of the Uchi experience is exceptional... the food, the ambiance, the... More 

Thank Beth W
Boulder, CO
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9 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Don't expect a traditional sushi restaurant experience when coming here. There's no pickled ginger or wasabi to be found on your plates. Each piece of fish is dressed with their own special sauce or preparation to best bring out the flavors of the fish. So the effect is more modern and experimental rather than traditional. But none of the fish... More 

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Northbrook, Illinois
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141 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With our great server's (Julia) help, we chose the six course tasting menu, combining many of Uchi's patrons' favorites. We were told it would be $99, which we though would be per person and, when the bill arrived, we saw only one charge for $99. We thought a mistake had been made, but Julie said it was for both of... More 

Thank Michael L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 801 S Lamar Blvd, Austin, TX 78704-1509
    (Barton Springs)
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Austin>  > Zilker Park
  • Neighbourhood: Zilker Park
  • Phone Number: +1 512-916-4808

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?