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570 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3849
+1 805-543-8942
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:45
Tue - Sat 11:30 - 13:45
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San Luis Obispo, California
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58 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

amazing authentic japanese food. the place is always packed. get a reservation if you can, even if you are just a party of two. our server in training marcella was absolutely delightful!! her wonderful personality really added to our experience. the food was fantastic as always. the one downside is that because the food is so fabulous there tends to... More 

Thank SydneyofSanLuis
Los Angeles
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19 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a small place, so it would be good to make a reservation. Their tempura is very good, and there are many specials. It was a bit pricey, but the quality of the food was worth it. Our server was very friendly and attentive, and our food came quickly.

Thank Kimbabites
Bakersfield, California
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When we moved from the Los Angeles area to Bakersfield, we missed the authentic Japanese owned sushi restaurants there were in Southern California. While vacationing in the central coast last week we visited Goshi restaurant in San Luis Obispo. What a wonderful surprise. It was a typical cozy Japanese restaurant you could find in Japan. We ordered a combination of... More 

Thank tkoby51
Vancouver, Canada
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Visiting central California and we felt like sushi and saw Goshi as a highly-rated option on Google maps. Despite that high rating, Goshi exceeded my expectations and reminded me from a fish/food perspective of the better sushi restaurants in Vancouver and Tokyo. Awesome fresh fish, well served. Quality of the staple sashimi and sushi items was excellent (fish and rice... More 

Thank Keith M
1 review
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

Terrific sushi! We got there right at 5:00 pm on a Saturday and got right in - no waiting. A cozy restaurant with great menu selection. Our server went above and beyond. Don't miss this awesome dining experience when in SLO!

Thank Jghowland
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138 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Ordered one of the combinations. Comes with soup, salad, tempura, sushi, sashimi, etc. I was so full I needed a wheelbarrow to get out. Fish was fresh and tasty, service was excellent.

Thank kidAdroc
Level Contributor
7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 28 November 2016

The staff were very helpful and accommodating to our needs and special requests. They were also very attentive in asking us if we needed our drinks refilled or if we'd like anything further. Will definitely return to this restaurant if we're in the area.

Thank Maria-Teresa W
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60 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 November 2016

It was my stepdaughter who told us to go to this sushi place for lunch. We were amazed that there was a long line before 11am. The food much be very good and very fresh. Our expectation was correct. I had the best Uni and best sashimi. Everything melts in your mouth.

1 Thank Hedi B
Atascadero, California
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4 reviews
Reviewed 11 November 2016

Best Japanese food in the county. Better than Nobu for less than half the cost. If you like fish, the cooked and uncooked fish is of the highest quality. They have a good beer and saki selection as well. All of their desserts taste just like you were in Japan.

Thank Tmcghia
Sacramento, California
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136 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

I didn't really enjoy the food atmosphere service or the location of this place. Was told that it was the best place for sushi in SLO and I disagree. The food was not very good and the place was very small

1 Thank Krysblair

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:45
11:30 - 13:45
17:00 - 21:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 570 Higuera St, San Luis Obispo, CA 93401-3849
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Luis Obispo County  >  San Luis Obispo
  • Phone Number: +1 805-543-8942

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