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Sumo Japanese Kitchen

214 E Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2917
+1 605-791-4401
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
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“fresh sushi” (2 reviews)
“tempura” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
214 E Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2917
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Reviewed 25 May 2018 via mobile

This little veteran-owned Japanese restaurant on E. Main is a hidden gem. The staff is very friendly. They have several fun appetizers, great sushi options, including specialty rolls, and several main dish options. They also have a menu of different sakis. Our favorite meal is...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank catts4christ
Reviewed 30 March 2018

We stopped in for a quick dinner on a cold and drizzly March night and were not disappointed. True, we didn't order sushi because weather called for a hot meal, but what we did have was delicious. Bibimbap (I know, a Korean dish at a...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank JALouie
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Sushi are always fresh, the special everyday makes me crave for more. The owners is very hands on with their business. They greet and welcomed their customers. Best Japanese resto that we always go. Selections of beer are good too. You're in Japan 😊Keep up...More

Date of visit: September 2017
Thank Sheuk_Miming
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My husband ordered sushi combo one and I ordered a roll and a tempura bowl. Loved it! Staff is really friendly and knowledgeable--if you don't know what you want they are ready to make suggestions. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to people new to...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank 600graceg
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Great, small local spot to seat. Had a California roll and a shrimp spring roll. Excellent food and very quick friendly service. Would definitely come back.

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank Rochelle M
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The building doesn't look like much from the outside, but this is as good a sushi joint as you're likely to find anywhere in SD. Meant to snap a photo, but I was too hungry and it looked too good so I devoured the edamame...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank KiPete
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Fresh, tasty and reasonably priced. This place was a little off of the beaten path, so I was a little nervous, but the sushi was amazing. We ordered 4 specialty rolls and they were all well made and presented nicely. Would definitely recommend for someone...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Tessa F
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

Sumo is a good sushi place next to the school of mines. Good food, but the service was a bit lacking. I would still highly recommend it.

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Kyle_SD_308
Reviewed 28 April 2017

I had lunch here recently while visiting SDSMT - I don't know how i've missed it. What a great little place. Food was good, there was a lot of it (you could share the meals we all had), and very reasonably priced. Meals range from...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank GeoChemProf
Reviewed 26 December 2016

My husband and I love to escape here for a weekday lunch whenever we can. They have a great cheap lunch menu with a variety of options for less than $10 (including a 10-pc California Roll for $6!). The outside may be nondescript, but the...More

Date of visit: December 2016
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 214 E Saint Joseph St, Rapid City, SD 57701-2917
  • Location: United States  >  South Dakota (SD)  >  Rapid City
  • Phone Number: +1 605-791-4401
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