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5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
+1 412-362-6198
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“omakase” (11 reviews)
“sushi” (22 reviews)
“miso cod” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whenever I go to Umi I always have the Japanese fried rice. And I am always happy with this dish. Their food taste supper fresh

Thank SoniaM704
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best sushi I have had. We had the 7 course menu, amazing tastes and the fish was very fresh The desert is heavenly Waiter was exceptionally helpful and coirteous

Thank Lina T
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

From the valet parking to the bartender with Tony as hostess going to Capital Grill is like visiting family. Every one is attentive to your need and make sure that you have the best possible experience. I personally recommend the pomegranate Martini with Grey Goose....More

Thank Chelje
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I dine out frequently but have had difficult time finding a restaurant with great sushi in Pittsburgh. Now I don't think I need to look any further than Umi! Tempura appetizer was crispy and fresh, and the sushi platter was delectable. I read reviews complaining...More

Thank YKL1
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We have been to Umi many times , always a wonderful experience . I took 5 Japanses visitor there , ordered 11 course omikase , blue fin toro , toro tartar , Kumamoto Oyster( great sauce) , miso cod , squid pasta , sawara with...More

Thank 69tiger888
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

This is the best sushi place in town, best sushi place I've ever been to. The rock shrimp and the cod are the most amazing things ever.lol the red snapper with truffle oil is my favorite also. You can't go wrong here. Worth every penny.

Thank haroldPittsburgh
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Several of us were unsure of these exotic foods when we sat down for our evening out. We were quickly convinced! The black cod melted our hearts as it melted in our mouths. Rock shrimp Tempura: WOW, taste & texture impressed! And the ebi stuffed...More

Thank MEMFriend
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

One of the best sushi places in Pittsburgh. The entire experience is excellent form the start to the end. I highly recommend it!

Thank Roni S
Reviewed 23 April 2016

Located somewhat obscurely on the third floor of Soba, Umi's sister restaurant, this is the finest upscale place in Pittsburgh for sushi. All of parent company Big Burrito's restaurants have a high standard, but at Umi one quickly forgets that it's part of a larger...More

1  Thank Bill L
Reviewed 24 March 2016

We had dinner in a party of four and the appetizers, sushi and main courses were all delicious. The food was very fresh, well prepared and great tasting.

Thank Cindy C
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 50 - USD 50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5849 Ellsworth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15232-1707
    (College Avenue)
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Pittsburgh>  > Shadyside
  • Neighbourhood: Shadyside
  • Phone Number: +1 412-362-6198
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