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Jo Sho

120 Cedar Grove Ln, Somerset, NJ 08873-6462
+1 732-469-8969
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“chirashi” (4 reviews)
“sashimi” (6 reviews)
“chicken” (2 reviews)
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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120 Cedar Grove Ln, Somerset, NJ 08873-6462
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Best sushi and sashimi in the area, hands down. I always get the sushi and sashimi combination and salmon avocado roll, it’s fantastic.

Thank plb01
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The best Japanese restaurant in the area! Service is the best and you can’t beat the quality of the food. A little pricey but worth it.

Thank Marge G
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

One of the best lunches I’ve had eating out in a while! Every dish is prepared with a lot of care and attention to detail, and served in a very appealing way. Definitely try the tofu with egg appetizer, the teriyaki fish or chicken, or...More

Thank MN_Global
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Authentic sushi and sashimi, tucked away in a central jersey strip mall. Food - Great sushi and sashimi, very fresh and presented well, portions are not large so you may need to order an extra item or two depending on your party size. I still...More

Thank Ramon A
Reviewed 12 July 2017

This is as real deal as it gets around here. They have really good traditional sushi, usually have a wide selection, and do things rarely seen. (Kohada, Battera, others) They are an all-purpose Japanese restaurant, it is all pretty good. Again, have things not seen...More

Thank Grant P
Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

Every time I make it to Somerset I have to visit this place. This time I took 3 guys with me and the too loved it. The fish is fresh and the rolls creatively prepared.. like many places in Jersey it is a BYOB. Good...More

Thank Billy C
Reviewed 10 February 2017

It is a great place to pop in for lunch, they serve authentic sushi, sashimi and their chirashi are to die for! Note I tried their hot entry for lunch once but wasn't impressed, I think you need to know what to order specifically. They...More

Thank ProudCat
Reviewed 9 November 2016

These guys are the real deal. There are allot of Japanese restaurants that say they are Japanese but they are not Japanese trained. It really makes a difference in the way the food is prepared. Freshness is the key. The fish is always fresh and...More

Thank ogura98
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Quality of food is great - authentic too! It's easy to overlook this place in the strip mall. I've eaten once or twice before and came back ... Delicious! I totally enjoyed the tempura and chicken teriyaki lunch dish while my family member enjoyed his...More

Thank Jay V
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

This JAPANESE family owned and operated restaurant is by far the best Japanese food in State of New Jersey!!! I grew up in Somerset and had privelege to eat there for over 15 years. Yoshi and his family are Japanese NOT Korean, Chinese or Thai...More

Thank Amit P
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 120 Cedar Grove Ln, Somerset, NJ 08873-6462
  • Location: United States  >  New Jersey (NJ)  >  Somerset
  • Phone Number: +1 732-469-8969
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