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) #18 of 37 Restaurants in Ellsworth ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
139 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1713
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“sushi” (65 reviews)
“bento box” (13 reviews)
“dumplings” (7 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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139 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1713
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Reviews (221)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stopped there on the way to Bar Harbor. I had the beef and broccoli special with a couple of sides. My wife had the General Tso's chicken. The food was plentiful and good. We didn't try any of the sushi but...More

Thank BluePhantom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had the sweet/sour chicken, and it was delicious. In the last I have had sweet/ sour chicken cooked with veggies in a flavorful sauce, but this was breaded and baked - nice to try something different. The portion was very generous and I ended...More

Thank fishhawk1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place was actually gross and I'm really sad we ever went there. It was really late and they were the only place open on a Sunday night. We walked in to find the filthiest fish tank and should have turned around immediately. The service...More

Thank caroleeene
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We've been to this restaurant a couple times now,and we're impressed every time. The sushi is always fresh, imaginative and delicious and the service and comfort are top notch. Can't recommend this place enough. Fire Tiger Roll was a favorite of ours as is the...More

Thank warriorbard63
Reviewed 28 March 2017

No other Chinese cuisine in the area compares. Food is always fresh, hot, and delicious! I always get the General Tso's chicken with crab rangoons, and it never disappoints.

Thank Marina J
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Try the Maine Lobster rolll! Wasabi with peppered tuna so awesome! Relaxing atmosphere. Excellent! Reservations beat especially during tourist season! Easy to find.

Thank jessicamE943MK
Reviewed 2 March 2017

With their private rooms, Shinbashi does a great job handling large groups and keeping them separate from the rest of the always busy main dining room. Everyone in our group (most visiting for the first time) had a wonderful time and enjoyed their food.

Thank mainefool
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Great food selection, attentive servers, nice ambience. Sushi made to order. Tuna Tataki, seaweed salad & popular House Specials. Go & enjoy.

Thank Swimmingelf
Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Food was very good. Waitress was excellent. Had a great experience. Everything tasted very fresh even on a Thursday night!

Thank Stacy D
Reviewed 1 February 2017

Excellent choice for Asian food Service was great but English was limited Price was somewhat pricey but not to bad I have gone there several times now

Thank Joseph C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 139 High St, Ellsworth, ME 04605-1713
  • Location: United States  >  Maine (ME)  >  DownEast and Acadia Maine  >  Ellsworth
  • Phone Number: 207-667-6561
  • E-mail
The old Green Tree Restaurant - same owners - built a beautiful upscale restaurant in the center of Ellsworth. Excellent - same recipes says Catherine -half of husband & wife team.