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Umi Sake House

) #9 of 3,255 Restaurants in Seattle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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” (60 reviews)
“tobiko” (6 reviews)
“edamame” (8 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
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1 - 10 of 577 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

I enjoyed this restaurant's special rolls, the ambiance was above average, and I especially liked the happy hour drink offereings. It was very busy and service was slow, but I would still recommend, and plan on returning myself.

Thank Katie R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cool vibe, loud and lively. I ordered the 007 roll and it was huge!! It was a very good roll The garlic short ribs and the black cod were also quite good, but the ribs were a little too charred. My wife loved her Portobello...More

Thank cossy83
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very popular restaurant, service was slow but understandable on how busy they were on a Monday night. The place was packed. They have an amazing cocktail and sake selection and all the sushi was outstanding. Umi Roll and Pretty in Pink are a must.

Thank Randall97222
Reviewed 5 days ago

Read the reviews and was really excited to make reservations. Staff was nice and attentive, nice layout but sushi was average.

Thank tschel20
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We saw the reviews on Umi and decided to try it out. We were quickly seated (even though we were there 15 minutes before our reservation) and quickly attended to by our waitress. The one thing that caught me a little off guard was the...More

Thank Keith R
Reviewed 1 week ago

From the outside this place looks small, however once you get inside, it opens up to a large area broken up into pockets of seating areas. Our waitress was friendly, engaging, and not only was she super knowledgeable with the pages and pages of sake...More

Thank holybucket
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to Umi upward of 25 times since it opened in the mid-aughts, and I have to say, while my palette has changed slightly in that time, I have continued to enjoy Umi. The place can definitely be chaotic, especially on weekend nights, but...More

Thank VeniVidiEdi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Umi Sake House for the first time with family/friends who recommended it. We were able to enjoy a good portion of the Happy Hour Menu and left very satisfied and full. The value was incredible from that menu. The restaurant is very lively...More

Thank KelownaTravelingMan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Did an early dinner (via happy hour) upon arrival to Seattle for vacation. Sushi was exceptional, presentation very good, servers attentive, and many creative sale based cocktails. Had we not ate at Happy Hour, I would find the prices pretty steep - so would definitely...More

Thank Alanna R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This trendy, modern restaurant is conveniently located on 1st Ave. within a walkable distance from downtown and the waterfront. In addition to a regular menu, they have a menu of daily specials and fresh fish that includes sushi. They start by offering you complimentary edamame,...More

Thank Kurt R
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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
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
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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