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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 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
Reviewed 18 May 2016

Wide variety of sushi and other Japanese cuisine on the menu. Always fresh, tasty and nicely served. Great, attentive, friendly service. Full bar and take out. Great addition to neighborhood

Thank gholczer
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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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