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Banzai Sushi Asian Cuisine

Plaza Florencia, Local #10. Del BAC (de la Paco) 150 mts Norte, carretera a Guachipelin, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
+506 2289 7733
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“rice” (5 reviews)
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Plaza Florencia, Local #10. Del BAC (de la Paco) 150 mts Norte, carretera a Guachipelin, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is amazing, service is great, but what I liked the most is that it is pet friendly. You can bring your dog and they have a special area for mans best friends. Not many like this in Escazú.

Thank marcomalcotti
Reviewed 13 May 2018

Or better yet, skip the restaurant. As a previous reviewer stated, this place has average-to-good food, but it has nothing to set it apart from a million other sushi places. My family and I had lunch there and sampled several sushi dishes, shrimps with scallops...More

Thank Eric F
Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Tasty healthy choices. Good sushi variety. Quiet and private restaurant. Dog friendly is a major plus!!! Not many accept pets in this area.

Thank marcomalcotti
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Everything we have had here has been good, but not "wow". I think it just lack a bit of "pow" that we like to get from asian food. A little more spice, salt, heat...something to really get your attention. I have had a few soups...More

Thank dac8555
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

The prices are extremelly high for the low quality food you receive. The seafood is not fresh. I got a horrible intoxication. DO NOT COME HERE

Thank Diana G
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

Was in town and brought by a tica friend who loves this place. I️ am picky about sushi but I️ loved all the rolls we tried. The Hawaiian and Osi were the best. Really excellent mix of flavors. The owner was incredibly nice and welcoming....More

Thank Erin K
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We had a lovely experience at Banzai for mother's day, food was good and unique, we never tasted rolls like that. Service was good too, very kind and attentive. Place is located at a easy to reach location, I'd recommend Banzai , we will come...More

Thank Alex P
Reviewed 25 July 2017 via mobile

We've eaten here many times but this time they must have changed ownership or chefs because the food was not of anywhere the same quality. We won't be back.

Thank Raymond S
Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

We (my wife & I) were looking for a place to have dinner and we found Banzai as a choice with great reviews. Got there and we were very pleased with the place, great service and *outstanding food*. We definitely recommend this restaurant to any...More

Thank Javier P
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Banzai had the best Thai coconut soup I've had in Costa Rica! My mom and I had the sushi roll without rice and it was fantastic. I had the tuna poke bowl and my mom had the tuna bowl -- both were very fresh and...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Waitstaff
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
6:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza Florencia, Local #10. Del BAC (de la Paco) 150 mts Norte, carretera a Guachipelin, Escazu 10201, Costa Rica (Formerly Banzai)
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  Escazu
  • Phone Number: +506 2289 7733
  • E-mail
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