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Yasu Sushi Bistro

#543 of 2,576 Restaurants in Phoenix}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
4316 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7636
+1 602-787-9181
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (22 reviews)
“carpaccio” (3 reviews)
“salmon” (3 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4316 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7636
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1 - 10 of 51 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This tiny strip mall restaurant in North Phoenix is everything expected and described in Zagat. Very affordable, owned and chef manned by a very friendly and knowledgeable long time host. Fish was very fresh and had as broad a selection as more costly "Big Named"...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I realize this post may sound alarming, but if you are old enough to remember the #1 hit TV show Seinfeld, then you might remember the "Soup Natzi"! Well, this is what I am reminded of when I visit Yasu on multiple occasions. Yasu, yes...More

Thank azfit
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Hands down the best sushi I've ever had. The sushi rolls are great, and the mushroom soup deserves a special mention. Also, the snake shitake appetiser was really good. But what really sets this restaurant apart is their fish carpaccios. We had the tuna carpaccio...More

Thank prakriti4020
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We are long time customers here, but the service was terrible and the food was marginal at best; maybe it was an off night but that does not explain the service. Felt like persona non grata.

1  Thank JD2131
Reviewed 7 December 2016

We have never been disappointed in a meal here. They do the standards very well, and the creative dishes are always delicious. It's not cheap, but you won't feel like you overpaid. Occasionally we've had to wait a few minutes for a table, even on...More

Thank ptrw
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Menus for dinner overwhelming at first glance especially if you have come for your favorite sushi roll or favorite fish. But waitress did fabulous job pointing out special options we also sat at sushi bar small but with chef Yasu explaining the freshness of the...More

Thank docsedona
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

It was decent food; green beans and soft crab skewers were pretty good but we were charged for things like water. I would assume we would have been told about charging for water.

2  Thank Jenjen9873
Reviewed 14 September 2016

By far the best sushi in north east Phoenix. Although the menus, between four or five different ones, may seem overwhelming they are actually only a single page each. About the same as the the multi page menus at most restaurants. But you should ignore...More

Thank kevinroberttrimble
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Excellent ambience, not too large, with excellent service, and food that was unique and equally delicious. Prepared by a true artisan. Great drinks. Price of fair for the service and quality.

Thank mark l
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

We have been coming to this place for a while now and Chef Yasu continues to wow us with his creativity. I recommend omakase dining experience where Chef Yasu takes your taste buds on a journey. This is truly a unique experience here in the...More

Thank Igor Y
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 25
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4316 E Cactus Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7636
  • Location: United States  >  Arizona (AZ)  >  Central Arizona  >  Phoenix>  > Paradise Valley
  • Neighbourhood: Paradise Valley
  • Phone Number: +1 602-787-9181
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