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Sonobana Japanese Restaurant

40 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, TN 37205-1411
+1 615-356-6600
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“bento box” (5 reviews)
“nigiri” (4 reviews)
Closed Now
11:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
40 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, TN 37205-1411
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was looking forward to authentic Japanese food and this was rated the number one restaurant on yelp. It was very busy and the sushi chefs were not coping, we had to wait 40min (the waitress was very nice) but I did it willingly because...More

Thank Su_An5
Reviewed 8 January 2018

Honestly the most uninspired sushi I have ever had. It was like eating sushi from an average supermarket. The rolls that were supposed to have spicy mayo did not. The sushi felt too cold, like it may have been very recently defrosted. We ordered 4...More

1  Thank rebelkah
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

Eating here for nearly 20 years. Always fresh & delicious. Love the little Japanese market attached to it. Definitely heading back!

Thank Luv2TravelTN
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Went here at a friends recommendation. Food was okay, but the restaurant was super busy, which had an impact on service. None of our party had their food delivered at the same time. One member of the party got their food after we had completely...More

Thank Terry T
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

A group of five of us went there and had a wonderful experience. It’s a 20 minute ride from downtown and in a shopping mall it has a Japanese grocery and DVD store attached. A good sign. All the food was excellent and the sushi...More

Thank Pat P
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Best sushi in town for sure! My family has been dining here for over 25 years. Bento box offers multiple options in one dish and comes in many different combinations. The restaurant closes for a couple of hours in between lunch and dinner. Offers 2...More

Thank Meagan W
Reviewed 1 May 2017

It was a terrible experience from the beginning. First, it took ten minutes for my party of two to be seated, even though there were multiple empty tables around the restaurant. We ordered two salads and spring rolls to begin and four sushi rolls for...More

1  Thank Alexander G
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Now, this story is the kind that makes apps worth it all. Dropped my son off to see a movie at Belcourt Theater since it was not a movie he could see at home. I wanted to grab some dinner drive around about 45 minutes...More

Thank GulfCoastGuy
Reviewed 14 March 2017

We have tried them all and SONOBANA truly IS the best sushi in Nashville! Sonobana is consistently fresh and always scrumptious!!!

Thank FamilgliadiGuiseppe
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I have been a frequent customer of Sonbana (about 3-4 times per month). I have never really liked that fact that they close at 2pm for lunch. today i was running late because of traffic delays and arrived at 1:58p. I was told that they...More

1  Thank Wabcol2
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
4:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 White Bridge Rd, Nashville, TN 37205-1411
  • Location: United States  >  Tennessee (TN)  >  Davidson County  >  Nashville
  • Phone Number: +1 615-356-6600
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