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#596 of 2,998 Restaurants in Dallas
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7713 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75209-4119 (Lovers)
+1 214-352-0005
11:00 - 23:00
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Mon - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Dallas, Texas
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113 reviews
85 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 February 2017

Shinsei has made the transition from hot and happening sexy Asian fusion restaurant to reliable neighborhood place. We came as a family to celebrate a birthday. The interior is still a bit dark, with modern, sharp lines. Our server was helpful, and made good suggestions. The food is good across the board. We pretty much kept ordering appetizers to share... More 

Thank J P
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218 reviews
138 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

We were big group so shared dishes Good service Great drink Etud Pino was great , not many have this great winery Sushi, sashimi , appetizers were great Desert as well Will go again to try more selection of dishes as all was tasty

Thank planotexas1
Lighthouse Point, Florida
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166 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Friendly service with a nice decor. The sushi was good but far from great. Not sure why we did Sushi in Dallas and we did and we got what we should have expected - above average sushi.

Thank Bill H
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

I know genuine Japanese food and this restaurant doesn't come close. And with only one Japanese chef it was disappointing. Food maybe fine for the western palatte but honestly there is much better. And a bit expensive. It is located in a not so good part of town. This Japanese restaurant is too commercial and misses the true Japanese tradition.

Thank Maxxjptx
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

This is one of the highest quality sushi places in dallas. For the actual food, it is top tier. The service is impeccable, but it is generally a bit more casual than other places with this caliber food. Uchi and Tei-An are the other two places I have dined at that go toe-to-toe with shinsei for deliciousness, but both of... More 

Thank Chadwick F
Dallas, Texas
Level Contributor
205 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Great sushi and cocktails! Wonderful energy and service. Not a place to have a business meeting or romantic interlude, however, if you want a fun Saturday night with family or friends - this could be your place. There are choices for the adventurous as well as the cautious sushi lover. Make sure and acquire a reservation at prime dinner hour... More 

Thank Penny J
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157 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

With a variety of dietary restrictions, including vegans and gluten free, executive chef Carlos was extra accommodating for our group. The highlights at the table of 14 were the fried rice (amazing flavors), beef cheek, ribs and of course the outstanding variety of sushi. The entire serving team could not have been more attentive, especially our server Stella. In talking... More 

New York City, New York
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17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016 via mobile

Came here with a friend and our 2 boys. We were in town for Dallas cup soccer tournament. Came here on a recommendation. Boy were we not disappointed. Everything we eat was amazing from the rock shrimp tempura to the Brussels sprouts, short rib dumplings, pressed sushi roll and everything in between. Our server Joanne was amazing as well and... More 

Thank tjap1969
London, United Kingdom
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56 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2016

The restaurant gave us a real Dr Who tardis moment .... It's so much bigger ( and better ) on the inside than it looks from the outside. A nice warm friendly and professional greeting on arrival and as our table was not ready we sat in the small lounge bar area, the waitress was with us and took our... More 

Thank David A
Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2016 via mobile

Quite a disappointmet if you're looking for Asian fusion. Paid a brief visit and tasted a few items. It's like a dark bar with deep fried battered food. Didn't give it a huge chance to show me what they could do, but got enough of a taste to know not to go back.

Thank Cecil789

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 31 - US$ 40
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7713 Inwood Rd, Dallas, TX 75209-4119
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Dallas
  • Phone Number: +1 214-352-0005

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?