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Umami Sushi & Grill

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Sushi, Asian
200 E Matthews St, Matthews, NC 28105-4863
+1 704-321-2888
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good9%
  • Average9%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“sushi” (6 reviews)
“rice” (4 reviews)
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200 E Matthews St, Matthews, NC 28105-4863
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Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

I visited this place a couple of times for lunch for the $19.99 all you can eat sushi. Unfortunately, when you combine the slooooow service with the cost of lunch and a drink, you end up with an overpriced meal you wish you hadn’t paid...More

Thank TheRealComputerGuy
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We had an impromptu family lunch here and everyone was so happy with their dish. Hibachi, Tuna tataki, and Sushi. The service was fast and friendly. Loved the food presentation. We struggled between a 4 and 5 star but 4 due to atmosphere..it is an...More

1  Thank GretaMatthews
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Been to many sushi restaurants. Was hesitant to try due to exterior appearance (used to be KFC) but SO GLAD did. Taste, service, and tranquility beat all the others hands down. Price point beats others as well. Our waitress was awesome, ask for Tori. Can't...More

1  Thank MKCline
Reviewed 22 July 2017

I took my Nephew as he heard about it in school. It is an all you can eat sushi menu. We ordered and the first go round came out and the rolls were so lose they fell apart, the fried crab roll was all cucmber...More

1  Thank mrsbu
Reviewed 26 June 2017

My son had tried this place with his friends and suggested it for Fathers day celebration. I managed to get a good healthy vegetarian plate where my husband and son enjoyed their unlimited sushi served with salads. Also you can upgrade rice to noodles for...More

1  Thank Sweta A
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Umami is our favorite sushi place in Matthews. Vicky is always our waitress and she remembers what we like to order. First class service

1  Thank Mary B
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I've had my fair share of Japanese Sushi and Grill places that being said Umami is definitely one of the best. I have driven past it several times and thought about stopping and after I read the reviews online I decided I definitely had to...More

1  Thank Tam_I_am210
Reviewed 30 March 2017

I remember when this place was Kentucky Fried Chicken many years ago. It has been totally remodeled and the interior is nearly new. You'd never know it was ever a fast food restaurant, the place looks great. I had the sushi rolls which were excellent....More

1  Thank Robert R
Reviewed 11 March 2017

The Matthews restaurant scene keeps improving. Umami just opened in November 2016 in the site that was formerly Toyama Express. I did not think it would be well known already, but on Friday night it was nearly full, and we got one of the last...More

1  Thank cmccarv
Reviewed 15 January 2017

We stopped by for two take out meals (they have inside seating as well). One chicken meal was good and tasty. There was plenty of food which included chicken, rice, and vegetables. The other meal was a crunchy shrimp roll (sushi). It was tasty but...More

Thank VJM0085
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  • Address: 200 E Matthews St, Matthews, NC 28105-4863
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Matthews
  • Phone Number: +1 704-321-2888
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