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Nippon Japanese Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹Japanese, Sushi, Asian
4464 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006-5826
+1 713-523-3939
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“tempura” (9 reviews)
“bento box” (5 reviews)
“sushi” (20 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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4464 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006-5826
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Reviewed yesterday

I feel peaceful when dining here. The music is soothing (but not elevator type) and not too loud. Service is excellent. The sushi is always fresh and presented in an attractive manner. Portion sizes are on the generous side.

Thank CowgirlTexasDiva
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best part of our meal was the misso. The sushi was unimpressive. The fish, not particularly fresh, not particularly well cut. Service was polite but surly. Shrimp tempura was frustrating: $4 each medium sized shrimp (also not particularly fresh) in soft better.

Thank PassingThruAmericas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely excellent standard of sashimi combined with fabulous authentic Japanese servers and chef; convenient location but be prepared for street parking

Thank SharonSchembri
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The dishes were absolutely a gustatory delight. Service was excellent. A great choice for a Japanese meal when in Houston.

Thank Georgewkay
Reviewed 31 December 2017

After failing to get a table at a couple of trendier Sushi places, we decided to try Nippon for the first time. What a pleasant surprise! Any restaurant that has been open for 31 years must be doing something right, and we enjoyed our first...More

Thank Alan B
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Mom and pop started this before Sushi was cool; son helps in the bar. Lots of locals, and students travel over from Rice U. The Sushi Bar Happy Hour is usually full. The many Japanese people is an assurance that its all good.

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We came for Sunday lunch. It was not crowded and the atmosphere was very relaxing. The Nabeyaki Udon soup was wonderful. The nigiri sushi is priced by the piece which a bit different. The bento boxes are quite large. You can self park or pay...More

Thank CreateSF
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Obviously VERY popular, and be prepared to wait, Told us reservations were not allowed, and then the girl in line had one via phone. Very small with crowded aisles and small tables. Very extensive menu and very good fare. The exception is the sushi roll,...More

Thank Linda E
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

This very well located restaurant offers delicious variety of classic Japanese dishes, prepared with perfection. Free parking is available and valet costs 5 usd.

Thank Lalo R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The service is really good, attentive. The food is delicious. They have a nice patio, that is perfect

Thank johnsont2822
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:15 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4464 Montrose Blvd, Houston, TX 77006-5826
  • Location: United States  >  Texas (TX)  >  Texas Gulf Coast  >  Houston>  > Neartown/ Montrose
  • Neighbourhood: Neartown/ Montrose
  • Phone Number: +1 713-523-3939
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