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Samurai Japanese Restaurant - CLOSED

113 E State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5543
+1 607-272-8638
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  • Average10%
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18 Apr 2014
“Mediocre”
15 Jul 2013
“Good experience as a first timer”
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Sushi, Japanese
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113 E State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5543
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Reviewed 19 April 2014 via mobile

Cleanliness could be improved. Water could be filtered. Decor is uninspiring. Mediocre food. Service is ok. Location could make this place a desirable venue, in the meantime it is mediocre.

Thank Coco_N_Baba
Reviewed 16 July 2013

This was my first try at sushi. I got the salmon "box" or whatever it was called, sort of like a sampler type of thing. The salmon was okay, perhaps a little overcooked. I realized I am not a huge fan of sushi, I just...More

Thank Missnoellian
Reviewed 27 August 2012

If your family is like mine, some like Japanese, some like Thai, and others like Korean dishes. Excellent Korean, Japanese, and Thai selections in this convenient location on the pedestrian downtown mall area of Ithaca. Sushi was fresh and original; Thai basil had great flavor,...More

1  Thank marjlib
Reviewed 13 April 2012

The miso soup was ok and the sushi was average but it was rather expensive.

Thank ElGavatcho
Reviewed 12 April 2012

I live in Ithaca and work on the Commons, so have been here many times. I have to say, I don't enjoy sushi, but have heard from other people that their sushi is very good. Really nice people own this place, and are friendly and...More

1  Thank karlou25
Reviewed 1 August 2011

The sushi was very fresh and a good value, I would definitely go back to this restaurant for an affordable meal. The location is a bit strange but dont be deterred, go in, its worth it!

Thank George520
Reviewed 26 December 2010

This may be some of the best sushi you can get in Upstate New York. With that said, its still Upstate New York sushi. I mean, where does the fish come from? Besides this minor point, I love their salad with its ginger dressing. I...More

1  Thank qingyulin
Reviewed 18 December 2009

I ordered delivery on a night when it was too cold to bother going out. It was delivered within an hour, which was their estimated delivery time, and the sushi, while not the best in town (try Sushi O Sake for that), was far better...More

Thank writergeek313
Reviewed 13 September 2009

whew-good thing I didn't read the other review first. we were hungry and the first restaurant I called was closed. Samurai was nearby and delivered (free- they said online). My dinner was excellent: age tofu, miso soup and ginger salad (large and fresh). Partner had...More

Thank imagardener
Reviewed 27 April 2008

I ordered delivery from them, and it took nearly 2 hours to arrive. I had to call and inquire where my food was three times. When the food finally arrived, it was not that good. The sushi rolls were ok, not great but not awful....More

Thank AmazonHobbit
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Restaurant Details

Cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 113 E State St, Ithaca, NY 14850-5543
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  Finger Lakes  >  Ithaca
  • Phone Number: +1 607-272-8638
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