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6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422
+1 212-725-1333
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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“sashimi” (46 reviews)
“shabu shabu” (10 reviews)
“hot pot” (9 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived..very rude to us..had to wander around looking for chopsticks as no one around to help..food was okay..I expected a better selection..most stuff was running out and not very fast to replace..won't waste my money there again

Thank nakitia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Still a huge place, full of Koreans. The self serve buffet is very extensive: Sushi, seafood rolls etc; all kind of Asian appetizers; raw seafood to be cooked in broth for soup; a whole assortment of grilled and braised fish, chicken and other dishes; cold...More

Thank UbErich F
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

My friend took me to this place for lunch. It’s a walking distance from our hotel. The place is easy to find along the street with lots of different restaurants. We were greeted by a hostess and seated us right away. There was no waiting....More

Thank Pinaywife
Reviewed 22 January 2018

We discovered Ichi Umi by accident and have been back many times. It is a buffet style Japanese Restaurant with a huge variety of food. Delicious, plentiful, fun! Our most recent visit was after an art opening and we were 44 people. Everyone was happy....More

Thank KimberlyGo
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Well prices for NYC,,, decent selection of food... this place seems to always be busy... the better food options usually go very fast since there is no portion control - some people grab large portions and don't understand the concept of leaving some for others......More

Thank DeeMan44
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Huge buffet, with sushi, sashimi and hot options. Food quality is nice, but as a buffet, there is no protection from cross pollution if you have someone in the party with a food allergy the way it is organized. Kids over 4 1/2 feet in...More

Thank Keith D
Reviewed 12 December 2017

I used to visit Ichiumi every time when I made my annual NYC trip. But time after time the quality seemed to gradually deteriorate. In the beginning they served huge oysters and king crabs. Now, the buffet is underwhelming and we left after a few...More

Thank chipsonthelips
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

All right then:every time I come in NYC ( twice a year) this is a must go place!I love the buffet,all the seafood,the lobster, the sushi...love the price !(at lunch time)

Thank Simone C
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

I visited this place twice, once myself and another with hubby we both loved it. There is a great selection of food; sushi, cooked food and Shabu Shabu where they bring you a pot of broth on a cooker and you gather the raw foods...More

Thank Brynda D
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Food overall was good went for lunch was good value. There was extra elements to the food that no one bothered to cover with us. Initially served by one guy was quick and did a good job. I don't know if his shift ended but...More

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Jessie L
24 November 2016|
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Response from yvonnechile | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do. All kinds of fish; raw and cooked. There are so many selections you will be awed.
19 July 2015|
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Response from GLASGOWTRAVELLER_8 | Reviewed this property |
They sell wine and beer and saki etc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 E 32nd St, New York City, NY 10016-5422 (Formerly Cafe New Yorker)
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Manhattan
  • Neighbourhood: Manhattan
  • Phone Number: +1 212-725-1333
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