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Umi Sake House

2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
+1 206-374-8717
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (61 reviews)
“tobiko” (6 reviews)
“lobster soup” (6 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
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Reviewed yesterday

This amazing Sushi place is easy to miss and very very packed. Make sure you reserve a table! This is Seattle, so of course the fish is fresh, but the fish here is EXCEPTIONAL. Happy Hour is always a good option when you are here,...More

Thank Kenny M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great place, surprisingly large and comfortable. Fresh, well prepare sushi and sashimi. Service is prompt and attentive. Worth trying it.

Thank Alex O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went here for a birthday dinner and didn't know if I would enjoy any of the food since I do not like sushi. I had the Chicken Karaage and it was delicious. Everyone else in our party really raved about the sushi. Really great...More

Thank dianafromwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the better meals I’ve had in years. We feasted on sushi rolls and small plates. We arrived in time to catch their happy hour rates which was a perk. Their tequila cocktail on the specialty drink menu was great. Plates worth mentioning: the...More

Thank ceceliainDC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Located just minutes from the Space Needle this easy to miss restaurant deserves your attention. The atmosphere inside makes it feel like you're somewhere in Japan. The wait staff is attentive and knowledgeable about what they have to offer. The food is nothing short of...More

Thank Alex W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place! Food is amazing. Rolls are well sized, but also a bit pricey (for what I’m used to paying). Also have nice drinks. Would definitely recommend, but yeah, reserve a table beforehand as it was packed!

Thank Valentina5160
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Remember, Umi is in Belltown, and it get pretty busy on the weekends. We went for Happy Hour before heading out to Jazz Alley. We were lucky to score seats at the bar. Ordered poke' with different fish...all VERY fresh and sushi. Everything was good...had...More

Thank Lorraine253
Reviewed 4 January 2018

We ate here several nights during our vacation due to the high-quality of the fish. The atmosphere is modern, and Umi is clearly a hot spot. The service was attentive and polite, the food was delicious and the atmosphere felt good. We liked the happy...More

Thank digitalcake
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Great experience. Made reservations on Open Table and was thinking of doing the Happy Hour menu, but when I sat down I saw the “Fresh/Special” menu had tuna belly and a sampler of three different kinds of salmon. You MUST try sashimi belly if you...More

Thank Jeorge T
Reviewed 26 December 2017

Came here for a date night and was very pleased. Delicious sushi with great service. Loved the sake flights!

Thank Juerner
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Walter Z
22 January 2018|
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Response from thurstonbow | Reviewed this property |
4-6 PM Daily inside the restaurant, but 4-8 PMon the outside porch area and at the bar
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
  • Public Transportation: Yes
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle>  > Belltown
  • Neighbourhood: Belltown
  • Phone Number: +1 206-374-8717
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