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UNI

370A Commonwealth Ave, The Eliot Hotel, Boston, MA 02215
+1 617-536-7200
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible1%
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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370A Commonwealth Ave, The Eliot Hotel, Boston, MA 02215
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A bit expensive, Uni provides a unique take on sushi in a modern eclectic atmosphere. Great variety of sake. You won't find a rainbow roll but you will find lots of unique variations of maki and sushi, as well as caviar.....if you can afford it

Thank BostonERdoc
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Friendly staff, dishes very salty with a couple almost inedible because of the excess salt. Would not return.

Thank babs58ct
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Inventive combinations and lovely presentations - everything we had was delicious. This is hard to beat.

Thank cyclostephanos
Reviewed 27 February 2018

Absolutely enjoyed my sushi experience at Uni, chatted with the Sushi Chef and was informed on what exceptional dishes I was going to get perfected to my taste and accompanied by very good wines. 5***** worth you time and money and take plenty time to...More

Thank RMDTraveller
Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

The place was crowded, so it has to be me. You have to be a fan of high Japanese cuisine and sophisticated Sushi. Otherwise service was good and prices a bit pn the high side.

Thank Arielito69
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Menu is exceptionally diverse with each dish having a different flavor. What is fantastic is regardless of your food preferences , can find many dishes to satisfy your appetite. Hamachi collar, beef dumplings, pork belly buns, spicy broccoli and more. While a fun experience, I...More

Thank travel_and_leisures
Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

We loved this place. We had the 11 course chef surprise menu which was utterly divine. I think possibly some of the best food we have had in the states. The atmosphere is also great. I would definitely go back...a pricey meal, but worth it...More

Thank Asioul
Reviewed 18 January 2018 via mobile

A noisy setting for delicious food. The miso soup was good and interestingly different. The chef’s choice Nigiri (10 pieces) was delicious, each and every one. The green curry rice was nice, and while told it was “on the spicy side”, I found it to...More

Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Had a very nice dinner at uni. It is actually my second time. Want to just make some recommendations - the chestnut dumplings are DIVINE - our waitress recommended them and she was not joking. They are delicious. The biang biang noddles are very good...More

Thank Christina C
Reviewed 18 December 2017

Loved the sushi, loved the sake and elderberry cocktail. Loved the atmosphere - BUZZZ..... Just book it, you wont regret it!!

Thank Yvonne W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 41 - US$ 80
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
5:30 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 370A Commonwealth Ave, The Eliot Hotel, Boston, MA 02215
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Boston>  > Back Bay
  • Neighbourhood: Back Bay
  • Phone Number: +1 617-536-7200
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at Eliot Hotel
Description
UNI is a lively, contemporary izakaya located in The Eliot Hotel on Commonwealth Avenue. Helmed by Chef-Partners, Ken Oringer and Tony Messina, the menu highlights global street food-inspired small plates, innovative makimono, nigiri and sashimi, alongside craft cocktails and a wide-ranging sake program. Late night on Friday and Saturday nights, UNI presents a menu featuring the restaurant’s cult-followed ramen, as well as a wide selection of sushi and small plates.
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