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Osaka Japanese Restaurant

#588 of 7,142 Restaurants in Houston
Certificate of Excellence
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Neartown/ Montrose
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515 Westheimer Rd, Suite E, Houston, TX 77006-2931
+1 713-533-9098
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12:00 - 00:30
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 00:30
Sat 12:00 - 00:30
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Houston, Texas
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Although I did not go to Osaka, I did go to Tokyo and Kyoto last June. I had a blast to say the least. When I came back home to Houston, I decided to give this restaurant a try. It is equally as good as the foods of Japan!! The food at this restaurant is delicious! The girls that work... More 

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San Antonio, Texas
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13 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

Was not impressed. My sushi was warm and I could barely eat it. The miso soup, salad, and complimentary ice cream was great. But I was very disappointed in my sushi pieces.

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Thank Rachel S
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Very good traditional sushi option in Houston (second only to MF Sushi in this category). I recommend the uni here, as it is fresh and comes in generous portions. The fish is always top quality [I have had their fatty tuna more than once], and service is very good.

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Thank Robert L
mendoza, Argentina
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Went for lunch and had the fish fry. Large portions and good grilled vegetables, but definitely didn't feel authentic. I asked the waitress if koreans ran the place and they told me chinese. Ok, I understand. Lunch specials are reasonably priced but, the rest of the menu seemed priced high. The place is large and spacious, so probably rent is... More 

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Thank David P
Houston, Texas
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356 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016 via mobile

We walked to Osaka from Alliance Francaise and were early enough to avoid the rush. Extremely good sushi and grilled items. Several special touches and thoughtful servers made this evening a joy.

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Thank Roger T
Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The sushi and sashimi were fresh and very good, and the drinks were also well done. In addition, our server, Christine was polite, helpful, and timely. I would definitely go here again.

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Thank Atlantis104
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This restaurant was a great experience. They not only provided great service, but also even provided a complimentary appetizer and a complimentary ice cream. I brought my family here and both my kids enjoyed the meal. I highly recommend this to anyone looking for reasonably priced, high quality sushi.

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Thank Yi L
Houston, Texas
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185 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

You get 2 "free" appetizers. I don't eat raw fish but their are plenty of options for me when I accompany friends who do.

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Thank Ann_Robison
Houston, Texas
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145 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is the place I head too when I am wanting great value on Japanese lunch ($12 for a full meal) or a hotpot on a cold February evening. The service is kind and uncomplicated, food is rough, definitely specializing in traditional sushi, sashimi, miso soup and tempura. Great if you have never tried the 'good stuff' but a little... More 

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Houston, Texas
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 July 2016 via mobile

Service and attention is superb, they send you some courtesy on the house, food is little greasy on my standards and some ingredients could be improved for better experience.

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Thank Lui C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:30
Thursday
11:00 - 22:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 515 Westheimer Rd, Suite E, Houston, TX 77006-2931
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-533-9098

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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?