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Centro Comercial Momentum | Pinares, San Jose, Costa Rica
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Costa Rica
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I am a sushi lover myself and I have to say that Matsuri is one of the few places in Costa Rica where I can get acceptable and delicious sushi.

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Thank megui96
Lexington, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Expectations were far exceeded at this shopping center locale with the expansive menu and delicious food! The orange chicken was absolutely delicious and I really enoyed the unique taste of saki and red wine sangria!!

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Thank Suzannemorganw
Cartago, Costa Rica
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203 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

The several times we have gone to this restaurant it has offered fresh and high quality sushi. There are also many other dishes on their menu but sushi is the best option. Friendly service and a convenient location.

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Thank SBE73
Greater London, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

The menu looks good but the quality is not all that. Although the portion sizes are good, the fish doesn't taste fresh, the rise is missing something and the favour is average to say the least.

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Thank Raymond M
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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249 reviews
131 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016

In my opinion, Matsuri serves the very best sushi and sashimi. Cooks are experts and the presentation always perfect. Great service.

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Thank Olivier C
San Jose, Costa Rica
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

The sushi is always a solid choice as it's delicious and made fresh. However, the best value is in the lunch options as the bento boxes are very fairly priced and have great variety.

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Thank snowweisz
Copenhagen, Denmark
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

So i had a beef soup and some fried shrimps. The shrimps were very long and were just about 6-7 in the plate. They were accompanied by a lot of fried carrot. Ok in taste but not to die for. The soup was quite bad. Just boiled beef and vegetables. No spices at all. Maybe i don't know the Japanese... More 

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Thank Alin P
Miami
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 April 2016

You have so many other Great places to choose from. Matsuri is convenient and better priced that those other options but the quality and freshness of the food is lacking. Best sushi in CR would be Samurai, Fuji, Nau lounge and Sakura. You'll do just fine in any of those 4 options. Enjoy!

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Thank Vatsmia
Escazu, Costa Rica
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20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

Never again, Although the seaweed salad was tasty, my husbands steak was over cooked, we had to ask for the soup and extras. The service is lousy, and I was told by a manager? So called where to sit. INSTEAD go to Tsunami Sushi up the road near PaPa Johns & Don Fernando. The service is excellent, and the food... More 

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Thank LadyDiana65
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

This place has great sushi, they serve sushi in a really nice way and the service was great. Besides of having a great taste the size of the plate is big. They have a lot of choices to choose from.

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Thank Andres S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Centro Comercial Momentum | Pinares, San Jose, Costa Rica
  • Location: Central America  >  Costa Rica  >  Province of San Jose  >  San Jose Metro  >  San Jose

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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?