We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Umi Sake House

) #9 of 3,291 Restaurants in Seattle ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
+1 206-374-8717
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“sashimi” (60 reviews)
“tobiko” (6 reviews)
“spider roll” (6 reviews)
Closed Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
2230 1st Ave, Seattle, WA 98121-1615
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (616)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 585 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The fish was fresh, at least I think so. I had a bad stomach problem immediately afterwards. I had the special chirashi dish on the 'fresh' list and it did not meet the description at all - for one, the egg was the tomago, which...More

Thank CMChang
Reviewed 6 days ago

My sister and I had a large selection of sushi as well as a couple of hot dishes (one chicken and one beef ribs). the food was tasty but not above average. The sushi was a bit greasy and fried (some of them). How this...More

1  Thank eloisemonett
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went on a Saturday night with my 18 year old daughter. We had three rolls, and it was plenty for us. It's some of the best sushi we've ever had. We gigantic eel roll lived up to its name. The tuna was so fresh...More

Thank 895Cerveza
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a business table of 10. The facade at first glance looks like a small Japanese restaurant. However when you walk past the front and down a corridor it opens up to a large room. They also have a tatami room for private parties....More

Thank calitravlerone
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the curb Umi looks like a typical hole in the wall. We wanted sushi, and it was close to our hotel. When we were seated we were surprised at how large it was, and it was beautiful inside. Service was friendly, helpful and prompt....More

Thank Mongo8
A TripAdvisor Member
Canton, Michigan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Umi was recommended by a friend that lives in the city and the menu sounded fantastic but was a little our of our travellers budget, enter happy hour! From 4 to 6 they have a happy hour menu with a large list of choices which...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really great atmosphere - busy and full of chatter. The hostess/waiters were all very friendly and attentive. I would recommend the speciality rolls as they were spectacular - looked and tasted great. The food came quickly as well.

Thank Madeline J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is a Zagat rated Japanese restaurant with a few authentic touches. A group of us made a reservation for 5 PM, and we were seated in the ‘tatami’ room. The place is elegant, spacious, with good ambiance. The food and the service was fast,...More

Thank ekumars
Reviewed 4 weeks 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 weeks 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
Nearby Restaurants
189 reviews
.09 km away
Local 360
619 reviews
.03 km away
List Restaurant
135 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
55 reviews
.11 km away
Steinbrueck Native Gallery
8 reviews
.27 km away
Bathtub Gin and Co.
101 reviews
.09 km away
Room Escape Adventures
32 reviews
.25 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Umi Sake House staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines

Recently Reviewed Hotels around Seattle

Improve this listing

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, Romantic, Groups, 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
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing