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Aji Sushi Bar

340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460
+1 617-965-2801
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good55%
  • Average9%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“sushi” (35 reviews)
“hamachi” (3 reviews)
“hand rolls” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant goes out of its way to develop interesting maki rolls. Many are quite unique. They also have a generous Chirashi bowl. The meal was plentiful, including soup, salad and entree. They also have a large variety of hot and cold saki.

Thank Barry R
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying the fish was great and it was very fresh. The pieces I ordered after the meal were terrific Uni, Ama Ebi and Hamach. It was the Sushi / Sashimi lunch I ordered that was dissapointing. In that combo lunch there...More

Thank LIBlueEyes
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Its become a tradition for us to meet a friend here when we visit. Its good but not great. Its very much like so many sushi bars i have visited in suburban malls around the country. Efficient, friendly and good with pricing to match. If...More

Thank Capie_Tours
Reviewed 5 June 2017

We eat at Aji often, it is the best sushi place in the Newton area. The food is always fresh and attractively presented.The sushi hand-rolls are inventive and delicious. The tuna tataki and steamed shumai are favorite appetizers. The sashimi sampler is much more generous...More

Thank GreentreeMA
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Not a dive but not clean enough to be a really nice restaurant, which is a shame because the sushi is good. They need to really clean the sticky tables, polish the floor, buy some better napkins and give the place a lick of paint....More

Thank KBBostonBoston
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Had a very enjoyable business lunch here, food was so good not much business was discussed. Great selection of sushi, very fresh, very tasty and great service.

Thank Braveliver
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

Was in the area for business and looking for a low key sushi dinner and based on the reviews tried Aji. Overall was happy an above average sushi place. I ordered miso , edamame, and sashimi. The sashimi was good and by far the biggest...More

Thank Travelerjj_12
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Good sushi Not blow your mind away but good Always reliable Great lunch spot Specials good Don't get the ramen

2  Thank schildkrout
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The portions are generous, the quality is very high. The Hamachi was the star of the dish, with a close second of the Toro. I wish that i had taken a picture of the presentation. It was far better than the photo in the menu.

Thank bithead2k
Reviewed 15 July 2016

Whenever I am in Boston, I always make a point to visit Aji for at least one meal. I often bring friends or colleagues with me, and everyone has always had high praise for the food. The fish is cut into good-sized portions; the preparation...More

Thank MichaelBurjack
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 340 Walnut St, Newton, MA 02460
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Newton
  • Phone Number: +1 617-965-2801
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