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695 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3422
+1 651-292-0444
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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695 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3422
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve been coming here for a good 12 years since I was in college nearby. Their staff get to know you, truly, and the sushi is amazing! It’s always fresh, they customize with a smile, and it’s reasonably priced for good quality. My fiance never...More

Thank lala3437
Reviewed 31 October 2017

I come here whenever I'm craving quality sushi. The menu has enough choices to satisfy most tastes but it doesn't overwhelm you with options.They have a great variety of flavored, cold or hot sake. The setting is cozy and conversational; perfect for a dinner date.

Thank Meryem Z
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Great food and service. Atmosphere too: not too loud and round table for six allowed for good conversation.

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Decent food, good service, good location, nice intimate atmosphere, generous roll sizes, not very pricey.

Thank Ogutarts
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Great place for a lunch with friends. Super friendly service, good drink choices and well prepared food. Shrimp tempura was wonderful, so we're our sushi choices. Our server did a great job helping us select items that we would enjoy. I want to come back...More

Thank kay k
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Great food, Great service! They prepared our food right in front of us. Went here with some friends, fun atmosphere, would come again for sure!

Thank tif316
Reviewed 10 December 2016

The server seemed rushed but did his job, but the "you'll be fine" after asking about gluten was incorrect. There was gluten in something, which I read later on online could be the sushi rice, but I did not have sushi. The fish on my...More

1  Thank Kathryn K
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Seafood Ramen Soup was delicious. So many large pieces of seafood (salmon, scallop, shrimp & mussels) and vegtables on top of a heap of ramen. Broth was fantastic. By far it is the best deal on the menu. Tasty. The young man that served us,...More

Thank JNielsen1111
Reviewed 19 September 2016

I traditionally celebrate my birthday at Saji-Ya and every year the service, food and ambiance is absolutely terrific! Last night's dinner was no exception. Celebrating on the rooftop patio was lovely and comfortable and the service was outstanding! Our server was exceptionally friendly, knowledgeable and...More

Thank AmyE E
Reviewed 11 September 2016

I have eaten here several times and had consistently good meals. Service was fast and friendly. Enjoyed sitting outside.

Thank NKingLMHC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 695 Grand Ave, Saint Paul, MN 55105-3422
    (St. Albans)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Saint Paul
  • Phone Number: +1 651-292-0444
TRADITIONAL // JAPANESE // COMFORT FOOD Saji-Ya is proud to serve traditional Japanese comfort food on Grand Avenue for over 35 years. We are passionate about creating food that is both delicious and beautiful with service that is always friendly.
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