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Mizu Sushi Bar

133 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
+1 215-563-3100
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good55%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
7 Aug 2017
“Nice choice at University City”
22 Nov 2016
“great lunch sushi, but nothing more”
Opens in 21 min
All hours
Sushi, Asian, Japanese
$$ - $$$
133 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
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Reviewed 7 August 2017

A nice selection of sushi rolls, sashimi and other Japanese especialities. Very nice cost benefenit at University City neiborhood!

Thank Gustavo G
Reviewed 23 November 2016

I enjoyed the lunch here, but would not come back for a sushi experience. The lunch special included multiple halves of rolls, but each roll is about half the size of what you're expecting from a regular sushi place. That said, I got the 3...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 9 December 2015

Mizu has a good service and great food. The waiter is very respectful and service is spot on. They have good lunch boxes so in case you want something else then sushi, you can count on them.

Thank Rodrigo-Kita
Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went to lunch and one of the rolls we got was completely over cooked. I asked the waiter if we had to pay for this roll since it was not edible. Yes we did, all $14! If you order rolls here...More

Thank ldbkwp
Reviewed 19 April 2015 via mobile

First, this location is on south 20th street in the Rittenhouse area, NOT university city. That's a different location on 40th street posted under the name Mizu. We sat at the sushi bar and had a great experience watching the sushimaster do his thing. Highly...More

Thank stallroad
Reviewed 1 November 2013

We had great meals at the Mizu Sushi Bar! The staff is very friendly and the food was excellent. They are also taking great care if you have any food allergies and you can also find great lunch specials from 12-3pm =)

Thank TTheresienfeld
Reviewed 6 September 2012

Mizu University City at Penn is a small restaurant with 20+ some odd seats on 40th and Sansom. The staff is excellent, all very friendly and attentive to our needs. They do get busy with the college students so service can slow a bit but...More

Thank WSS64
Reviewed 3 April 2012

This is a great, little sushi spot with tasty, fresh and affordable sushi. You can get a seat on one of the four stools by the tiny and nicely decorated window (with traditional Japanese dolls) and observe the city while enjoying your meal. We loved...More

Thank Karo_Bart
Reviewed 7 April 2011

We had a great experience at Mizu. The place is super cozy. The rolls were fun and very well presented. The service was excellent. They were accommodating even though we showed up 5 min before closing. We didn't feel rushed at all. A must if...More

Thank srgarcia
Reviewed 16 March 2010

Good sushi, great prices and exceptionally friendly service. A no-brainer if you're looking for a great sushi bar in Oldtown.

Thank Luck-o-the-Brirish
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 S 20th St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-4606
  • Location: United States  >  Pennsylvania (PA)  >  Philadelphia>  > City Center West
  • Neighbourhood: City Center West
  • Phone Number: +1 215-563-3100
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