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Big Eye Sushi

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2965 W Market St, Fairlawn, OH 44333-3632
+1 330-836-4433
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11:00 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 00:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 10:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Not terrible, but not very good either. Overpriced for quality. As another review mentioned, rolls are large compared to other sushi joints. It's because they use extra rice, which makes it harder to taste the other ingredients. Sakura, a few miles away, is much better; similar price point but better quality.

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Thank Arne G
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Was told they offer half off rolls during "happy hour," but found no information online and did not see anything posted upon arrival. However, the Maki Dinner for Two was a pleasant surprise: two miso soups, two small salads, and choice of four regular/Maki rolls for about $20. No speciality rolls available in this option but a pretty wide, if... More 

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Thank Lmichalec
Kingsport, Tennessee
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2015

Whenever I travel I always try and find the local sushi place for at least one meal. Trip Advisor indicated that this was one of the better joints in the Akron area so my travelling partner and I gave it a shot. Standard décor for a repurposed warehouse building. One-sided booths on one wall, tables in the middle, and a... More 

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Thank Curtis S
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441 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2015

This is not an authentic Japanese restaurant but the meals are decent. I prefer their sushi better than cooked Japanese plates.

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Thank Gaspard_de_la_nuit
Akron
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 July 2015

Big Eye Sushi may be the best sushi restaurant in Akron. That being said, it's good but not that good. I go there when I want sushi and have tried other local sushi restaurants. Big Eye is fine. It's clean and the service is good. All pluses.

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Thank Clhale22
Akron, Ohio
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29 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

This has been my favorite sushi restaurant since they opened years ago! They have the freshest food which is also much more authentic than other places in Akron. I love the intimate setting and the diversity of the menu. I get the Sashimi Deluxe every time and have never been disappointed! Go now!!!

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1 Thank Staci R
Cleveland, Ohio
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148 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2014

Our friends are getting married and planned to have Big Eye provide Sushi as a part of the food at their reception. We went to Big Eye to try things out and had a delightful time enjoying the sushi and sake. The restaurant is not big, but is comfortable and the waitress was very helpful in working with us to... More 

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Thank LastFlightOut21
Akron, Ohio
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2014

Although the sushi is great, the service and wait is not. My husband and I went there for dinner. After waiting 90 minutes, we told them that we would just pay for our soups because we had to leave. The server told us that the owner and sushi chef do not make the sushi tickets in order. That makes sense... More 

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1 Thank Amy8B
Ohio
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

My husband took me there when we first began dating. I'm critical of atmosphere and wasn't disappointed. The sushi presentation is great. Of course it is bona fide; the chefs eat their own creations!

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1 Thank Sabbith
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2014 via mobile

Sushi is excellent and beautifully presented. Been here twice for lunch and it's never crowded. I don't think the sushi is overpriced like a previous review. Get a lunch or dinner special and you get the miso soup and salad along with your sushi for a decent price... We got 7 rolls, 5 regular and 2 speciality rolls for about... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, International
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 10:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 10:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 10:00
Thursday
11:00 - 10:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:30
Saturday
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2965 W Market St, Fairlawn, OH 44333-3632
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Fairlawn
  • Phone Number: +1 330-836-4433

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?