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Minato Sushi

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Joyce Avenue, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B5, Canada
+1 604-485-6118
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Vancouver
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Does not understand English 21 dollars for salad soup and a piece of chicken. Soup 2 Salad 5 Piece of chicken 14 Rip off

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Thank jaws101
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016

A mark of a good sushi spot is whether they offer white ginger which they do. Service is excellent and the sushi is very good

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Thank Cynthia B
Powell River, Canada
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Celebrating my Dad's visit from Hawaii, we surrounded him and Minato's for a special dinner. My contribution was my 3 favorites: shitake mushroom salad, shrimp tempura and a large sashimi. The headmaster Soon, surprised us with a couple of plates with his special sashimi fish and beef....outstanding! What a great place to satisfy your craving for tastie food.

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Thank al0ha3
Powell River, Canada
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44 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I have eaten many things and have den delighted with everything that I ate! It is all made to order and you have your own private area which is very nice! The tempura is lovely and light and it doesn't matter if it is prawns or veggies it's all delish! The sashimi and sushi rolls are all very good! You... More 

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Thank Theresa F
Powell River, Canada
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

I took some visitors here for a lunch. They eat sushi more often than I do and they were pleased with their selection. I ordered the lunch equivalent of a bento box and it was very good with miso soup and tempura in addition to selected sushi. I cannot comment on dinner but I am sure the quality is consistent.... More 

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Thank Brenda A
Westcoast
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

Have only been here a couple of times but enjoyed the food and service was good. You are seated in private rooms, which is very nice. We live in Powell River.

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Thank happy101
Powell River, Canada
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53 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Whenever I want to give my wife a break from cooking, and we both want to eat well, we head to Minato's. We've known the owners since day one in the Rodmay Hotel and they never have disappointed us yet. My "gimme" are the prawn tempura, shitake mushroom salad and deluxe sashimi. Marian goes for a variety of rolls. It's... More 

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Thank Alohakane3
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Definitely the BEST sushi ive ever had (i highly recommend the crispy roll) but a little pricier than ive seen at other places...worth the money though...delicious:)

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Thank Mariah M
North Vancouver, Canada
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13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Way to little for what you should have to pay $16 for a roll, get serious. It costs way less in Gibson and taste way much better plus I mean the amount of food that you get at Minato compared to going to place like say Sima sushi, they have no passion or love what they put it into their... More 

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Thank That A
Sechelt, Canada
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141 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 August 2015

This was as good as we've had elsewhere. We thought the prices were a little high. The service was a bit slow but they were very busy. All tatami rooms.

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Thank MaureenH_11

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Sushi, Asian, Japanese
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Joyce Avenue, Powell River, British Columbia V8A 3B5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Powell River
  • Phone Number: +1 604-485-6118

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