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Sushi a go go

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119 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2358
+1 805-962-6568
11:00 - 18:00
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Sacramento, California
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65 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Have your sushi on a wrought iron table while gazing at the harbor just yards away. Then take a nice Windywalk out to the end of the harbor. Location is everything

Thank Sylvia232323
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Had lunch here after kayaking in the bay. Quick service, fresh and yummy sushi. Sat outside and enjoyed the goings on on the boardwalk.

Thank Karen A
Bakersfield, California
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

I have been to this place three times and twice we had a great experience. I had not been there for about a year and then I happened to be in Santa Barbara and decided to stop by. I ordered the combo special I have ordered before. It comes with teriyaki chicken and white rice and one California roll and... More 

Thank msmxtoo
United Kingdom
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195 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

We were walking around the harbour & were starving so decided to grab lunch, this place was busy & seemed great value so gave it a try. Wow what top quality sushi! Seats outside overlooking the harbour, just perfect. I don't always leave reviews of small canteen type places like this, but it was such a great accidental find I... More 

Thank Pyramid160
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55 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

Sushi Go Go is a small hole in the wall concession on the harbour with seats outside. You’re by the water with a beach 50 metres away – the position is perfect , the price is right , the food is tip top, portions are generous and the staff are friendly. I’ve worked in Japan and also eaten in some... More 

Thank mattm1970
Santa Barbara, California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

I love eating outside on the habor and I love sushi so in spite of it's uncomfortable seating this place remains our family's favorite for lunch or a early dinner. I usually have the chirashi, or the Salomon bento, with miso. ,another favorite is the unagi nigiri. I am getting hungry just writing this! Important is that I am never... More 

Thank Sky D
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

After spending a great weekend in Santa Barbara, we ventured out on to the Marina to check out the sites. This VERY small walk-up sushi place was a great find. We split the sushi burrito the 1st day and came back the 2nd day to re-order the same and included a roll(which was a generous 10 pcs). Reasonably priced. Seating... More 

Thank pdargi
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53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2016

Took my college student and her roommate here, for the first time, after passing by SO many times while visiting the area and patronizing Brophy Brothers, just upstairs. I was pleasantly surprised. What a fun location. It was a Friday night so it was busy and there was a lot of good people watching, which I love. All three of... More 

Thank Lisa P
Lompoc, California
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2016

I come here when I want a quick, light lunch. They have sushi lunch plates at reasonable prices as well as a wide assorttment of rolls. Not the very best sushi, but very adequate and nice ambience and price.

Thank seawife2
Montecito, CA
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016

Outstanding very small restaurant right in the midst of all the activity of the harbor. Best and freshest sushi in town at a reasonable price, without the high overhead of the fancier places on State St. and elsewhere. The menu is great and they serve many excellent specialty rolls. Owner/operator is very friendly and accommodating. Please note, there is no... More 

Thank cmkr1969

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
11:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 Harbor Way, Santa Barbara, CA 93109-2358
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  Santa Barbara
  • Phone Number: +1 805-962-6568

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