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The Sushi Spot

670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
+1 707-822-1221
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“sushi” (29 reviews)
“miso soup” (4 reviews)
“spider roll” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been to this restaurant more than 10 times and will not go back. They goof up their orders, have chipped plates and bowls, arrogant waitresses and often too crowded room. The food is OK but service sucks.

Thank Terri B
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We were there just little passed the dinner hour, I know the waitress so that's great, we had a great time but we were waiting almost 45 mins for 4 rolls, the kitchen need to be faster, the food is not bad compare to the...More

Thank Tony R
Reviewed 11 April 2017

When they are on their game they are, hands, down, one of the best and most unique sushi menus I have seen. I have eaten here a LOT and I would say that the biggest problem is that they will often not have something on...More

Thank Atlasheld
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We have been to the sister restaurant in McKinleyville and loved it. Came in for lunch today at the Arcata restaurant. Waitress took our order, food was good, were approximately 4 other parties in the restaurant. One roll was wrong and the chef took over...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 20 February 2017

The Sushi Spot never disappoints. There are food options for everyone and it always hits the spot ;o)

Thank plantetarytraveller
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I've eaten here only 4 times and have gotten take-out a few and it's always deelish! Everything is fresh and when it's Dungeness crab season that is the only roll I order (with soy wrap). Until lately...the Moonstone Beach roll is a worthy competitor. Also...More

Thank CMC_03
Reviewed 1 February 2017

This was my second trip on the recommendation of a local friend. The sushi is fresh and good. Especially like the special rolls! Very inventive! The Butsugiri is very good too - its like a combo of sashimi and poke. I will visit again the...More

Thank sami678
Reviewed 18 November 2016

we have been coming to Sushi Spot since the beginning when the first owner opened the restaurant. Since then she sold it to a young couple. At first the food was spotty, with not so fresh fish and not so great service. Now, I would...More

Thank radniel
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I have usual gone thee with other who want good sushi. They do a great job with that. I usually have something else. They get fresh organic food and prepare it just right. I have enjoyed their chicken curry a few times. It comes with...More

Thank John Y
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Concise menu with everything plus new special menu at every visit. Happy hour for drink specials, and I like the atmosphere and location.

Thank Nate H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
16:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 670 9th St, Arcata, CA 95521-6248
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Humboldt County  >  Arcata
  • Phone Number: +1 707-822-1221
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