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Cafe Sushi

) #46 of 431 Restaurants in Cambridge ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Sushi, Asian
1105 Massachusetts Ave Ste 3, Cambridge, MA 02138-5217
+1 617-492-0434
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“omakase” (12 reviews)
“sushi” (59 reviews)
“miso soup” (7 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1105 Massachusetts Ave Ste 3, Cambridge, MA 02138-5217
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Reviews (98)
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1 - 10 of 85 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a huge fan of the vegetarian bento box and am afraid I'm very bad at trying new things. But this has always been fabulous, and the staff really wonderful.

Thank M G
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Very good sushi with an unusual array of types of fish (nigiri). Good service. Ambiance fair. It is located in a strip of shops and is easy to miss.

Thank Beverly R
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Very good miso soup and delicious sushi! Lots of choice and nice staff. Serving pretty quickly and you get complimentary green tea if asked.

Thank Ewa U
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Don't be fooled by the appearance of this place. It looks like a nondescript "spicy tuna roll" joint that you could find in pretty much any city throughout the country, BUT this is in fact two restaurants in one place. There is a "normal" sushi...More

Thank pamouyal
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Great, fresh and seasonal sushi (I especially recommend the uni (sea urchin) signature maki (and especially the crispy toban jan roll). There's always a line so arrive early (5.30) to get a spot or be prepared for a wait. They let you put your name...More

Thank Emma R
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Cafe Sushi is dynamite - food was artistically prepared, delicious & fair priced. Staff was terrific & the entire place operated with precision & speed. We felt welcome & at home from the moment we entered. It's obvious why they do such great business.

1  Thank Michael M
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Not as traumatized as 'pursuit' reviewer but I'd have to agree with the negative impression. I am a local and took my chance 3 times at Cafe sushi because it's very close to me and reviews (magazines) keep putting it on the map. We'll assume...More

Thank Cedric H
Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

Ample parking, excellent service, warm savory food. Bring quarters for the meters. Great place to meet friends or family.

Thank Danielle H
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Reservations are needed here especially for dinner. Parking is on the street. Have quarters. Sitting at the Sushi Bar is generally the Chef Choice. The price is based on what fish they have at that time. Anywhere from $85+. There are 6-8 different offerings. I...More

Thank havingfunagain
Reviewed 23 October 2016

To be fair, I did not eat here -- because I WALKED OUT. I came here on a Thursday night -- it was empty, smelled moldy, but because the reviews were so strong we braved it out and thought we'd try it. Sat at the...More

Thank pursuit
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1105 Massachusetts Ave Ste 3, Cambridge, MA 02138-5217
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Cambridge
  • Phone Number: +1 617-492-0434
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