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The Joint

4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good28%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (13 reviews)
“sushi rolls” (5 reviews)
“sculpin” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Spanish
$$ - $$$
4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was my first sushi, and it was amazing! We had very diverse pallets in our group, and everybody found something they enjoyed ! I loved the atmosphere, and the food!

Thank MissesB1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped into the Joint after visiting the beach. We enjoyed some craft beer and excellent sushi. Highly recommended the kahuna roll.

Thank mxX2
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Came here on a week night-didn't know there was some sort of street fair happening in the middle of town, so it was hard to park. We were visiting from out of town and had seen good reviews online. The food did not disappoint. I...More

Thank Jenniferigor
Reviewed 2 March 2017

You can get Asian sushi, French mussels and soup, Mediterranean salads and olive sampler, Mexican tacos, and Spanish tapas! It sounds weird, but it all goes good together.

Thank Diane E
Reviewed 21 February 2017

I never really want to come back here, not because we had a bad experience, it was just underwhelming. The food was pricey and completely unmemorable. When I want sushi I go elsewhere.

Thank ruthissleeping
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I spent the day in LA, walking around. After all the traffic back we wanted something to eat. We found a few spots to park out front. They have tapas and sushi.the tapas tastes great. Crispy chicken mashed potatoes is a must try. Mussels were...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Dropped in here on a recommendation. Great atmosphere, helpful staff and a very extensive menu. Ordered and was served some excellent sushi, some of the best I have had. Only problem was making sue I got my share!

Thank rogerh398
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

In one week we visited this place twice. The food is so so good. The menu is full of great options. I had the salmon taquitos, the joint roll and I can' t wait to come back again. Good service . I love this place!

Thank chefangie
Reviewed 27 November 2016

my partner and I drank in san diego for 2 nights. this place was great. staff friendly. no problem to have light bites and plenty of cold beer. nice atmosphere. good selection to try and choose from .good happy hour was had

Thank enncle
Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We got several different kinds of sushi and a salad for take out. Everything was delicious. The service was great even though they were very busy!

Thank Melissa G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 01:00
16:00 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
11:30 - 01:00
10:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4902 Newport Ave, San Diego, CA 92107-3113
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
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