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Ogawashi

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1100 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-5104
+1 619-358-9170
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11:30 - 22:00
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Sun 17:00 - 22:00
Mon - Wed 11:30 - 22:00
Thu - Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 12:00 - 23:00
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Dayton, Ohio, United States
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330 reviews
226 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I understood that sushi is a good thing to try in San Diego, so out for lunch--couldn't find the higher-rated sushi place, so walked on looking--lots of seafood restaurants that also have sushi, but I wanted a place that specialized in Japanese. Finally came upon this location--can't say it made the grade. It was lunch hour, so the place was... More 

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dallas, tejas
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 January 2017

Ogawashi was recommended by a friend that lives in the area. We were staying at the Hilton Gaslamp and decided to walk for some Sushi. It wasn't that far and the area is nice. Arriving we found a nice facility and kind host. The place was not very busy so we got a good seat for four. The only downside... More 

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Portland, Maine
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Came by for an early dinner. The sushi rolls are huge and delicious. Happy Hour gets you a specialty roll for $10. My friend has the Yakisoba Bulgogi budt he only gave it a 6 out of 10. Hot sake is very good.

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Thank Fliteboy
San Diego, California
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

I only have been here for lunch several times and its a hassle to get in eat and get out in an hour. Service is really slow. Takes forever to get your check and for the waiters to come back. Food is good.

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Thank Salsd1981
Salt Lake City, Utah
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We loved our food but the service was just okay. It wasn't a huge deal, but we weren't too impressed with several things when we came for a late dinner. I would still recommend it.

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Thank superwoman_1986
San Diego, California
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27 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

This has become our go to casual sushi spot downtown. The specials have changed a few times, but I think now it's back to every day 3 pm to close specials on drinks ($4-8), a few appetizers ($3) and about 15 of the rolls ($10). The rolls are huge, so you're definitely getting a good value! Service has gotten better... More 

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Calabasas, California
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37 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

Travelling as a family, we met some friends at Ogawashi for dinner on a Saturday night. We made reservations as we were a big group and were seated immediately at a table at the front by the open window which kept it beautifully cool. Service was great. The selection of rolls was certainly extensive and the sushi platters were also... More 

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Thank joceejo
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2016 via mobile

Great food, sushi is very tasty. We ordered 5 Different rolls and they were all good. Highly recommend this place! Enjoy!

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Thank Alexander M
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58 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

This restaurant is located near downtown and a well decorated restaurant. Very delicious sushi with reasonable price. Excellent customer service as well. One negative point is that I need to park at the road side meter car park.

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Thank 529dominicc
San Diego, California, USA
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2015 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I eat here for lunch all the time. Good bento box deals. Good beer selection. T.V.s all around with sports on. Friendly staff.

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Thank Nick B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 20
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1100 5th Ave, San Diego, CA 92101-5104
  • Location: United States  >  California (CA)  >  San Diego
  • Phone Number: +1 619-358-9170

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?