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2-22 Kaigandori, Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture
Name/address in local language
+81 22-362-3261
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

I've never eaten real raw fish sushi before (just a Sushi Train obsessed Aussie) but my partner and I had stopped into Shiogama to see the cherry blossoms at the shrine (definitely worth a trip in late April) and read somewhere that it was quite famous for its number of sushi restaurants (which makes sense being a port). Upon reading... More 

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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 June 2013

This was as good as, if not better than any sushi I've ever had, in the US or Japan. The proprietor, who is renowned in Japan, is friendly and warm, as are the remaining chefs. The sushi was fresh and expertly prepared. This is a special experience, well worth a trip to Shiogama--which is an interesting place on its own.... More 

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99 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 April 2013

Best Sushi on Earth, from the point of view of a spanish guy... It is highly recommended and one must be early enough to find a place. Sitting at the bar is a spectacle. I was there in 2010 and I still remember.

Thank Oriol A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 27 - USD 45
Japanese, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2-22 Kaigandori, Shiogama, Miyagi Prefecture
  • Location: Asia  >  Japan  >  Tohoku  >  Miyagi Prefecture  >  Shiogama
  • Phone Number: +81 22-362-3261

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?