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Plaza de la Danza, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
+52 624 143 4484
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“sushi” (324 reviews)
“tuna tostadas” (45 reviews)
“lobster roll” (28 reviews)
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Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Plaza de la Danza, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
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Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

The service was less than stellar, food mediocre and the atmosphere was quite disappointing. We waited a long time for service after being seated. Add to this a group of quite loud, obnoxious and foul-mouthed patrons a couple of tables over - the staff did...More

2  Thank BK0309
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent service and Excellent Sushi!!!!! I had the Salmon Yu Zu, OMG! Fantastic-thin sliced salmon rolled up with Fran and avocado inside and some kind of great sauce. Also had some kind of ceviche like cracker-fantastic. Shrimp roll-great. Lychee Saki-great. Spicy tuna cut roll-yum. Everything...More

Thank losinginla
Reviewed 11 July 2017

The sushi was excellent and the service was outstanding. Food was prompt and the drinks were superb. Will definitely visit on our next trip.

Thank danderson010
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Nick-san was a pleasant discovery during my trip to Cabo as the sushi was fresh and delicious. Service was great too!

Thank AyeJayP
Reviewed 8 July 2017

this restaurant is in walking distance to the Marina. Service is excellent.Listen to your waiter and let him make recommendations for you that might not be on the menu. THe combining of Japanese food with a touch of Mexican food gives an ultimate score of...More

Thank sanmerle
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Walking into Nick-San with a group of 16 guys here on a fishing trip and I thought nothing good can come of this. Oh was I wrong. We turned the ordering over to the servers and just let the food fly. Tuna, Snapper, Dorado, delivered...More

Thank Ed C
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I listened to the locals & gave Nicksan a try & it exceeded my expectations. I tried so many small versions of dishes but two still stand out today. An off-menu item is the Futami Age. A mixture of Shrimp, scallop, sweet corn surrounded by...More

Thank DinaLAandLV
Reviewed 3 July 2017

I'm not surprised at the number of people this restaurant attracts, both locals as well as visitors. I love sitting at the counter watching the talented itamae do his magic.One of my favorite dishes is sashimi with fresh thinly sliced tuna sprinkled with black &...More

Thank globalgal09
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Another "highly recommended" restaurant in Cabo. Seriously? My husband and I decided to try this for lunch. The restaurant had already been open for 2 hours but not a soul in the place. As we always do when going for sushi/sashimi, we head right for...More

Thank bajathecat
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I have eaten here about every trip I have taken to Cabo, and it is always excellent. Fresh fish, great service, and a nice air conditioned break from the heat. I've had sea bass, shrimp, California rolls, tuna, and they have been great!

Thank MarKSaxophone
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Questions & Answers
9 June 2016|
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Response from Blissfull325 | Reviewed this property |
you should not have a problem :)
11 June 2015|
Response from LaVerne R | Reviewed this property |
They say it is never too late, so I do have an answer for you. Nick-San has a sister restaurant in Encino called Kushiyu. This restaurant is owned and operated by the brother of the owner of Nick-San in Cabo San Lucas... More
5 April 2015|
Response from michellealighieri |
Hi, Yves the atmosphere is good for you to bring your baby. If you are near the San Jose Area I advice you to go to Nick San Palmilla, it is more quiet than the Cabo Location and the ambience is more relaxed. If you are... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Plaza de la Danza, Cabo San Lucas, Mexico
  • Location: Mexico  >  Baja California  >  Baja California Sur  >  Los Cabos  >  Cabo San Lucas
  • Phone Number: +52 624 143 4484
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