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Sushi Kappo Tamura

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2968 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102-3010 (Eastlake & Allison)
+1 206-547-0937
17:00 - 21:30
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Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Thu 17:00 - 21:30
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Seattle, Washington
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95 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After many visits over the year, we recently took Wasabi Bistro off our list of places to eat...so have been searching for a high quality Sushi spot in the Seattle area. We found it in Sushi Kappo Tamura! We will be back, on those occasions when we are ready to spend big money for high quality food and great service.... More 

Thank SeattleBasedVagabond
Toronto, Canada
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127 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this local place, the sashimi is good that we order delivery if we are too lazy to drive in. Other standouts include the miso black cod, it's like butter

Thank Fernando7676
Fremont, California
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5,099 reviews
1,502 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2,444 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

We loved our dinner at Sushi Kappo Tamura. It is a high end classy Japanese restaurant. We enjoyed their tempura as our starter. We then had their Chawan Mushi with Jidori eggs, Dungeness crab and Neah Bay black cod. Superb. We ordered an exquisite array of sushi. So amazing! Just perfect. For dessert we had their house made Millet Mochi... More 

Thank mini
Seattle, Washington
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I had a sushi blowout dinner here with my wife. We asked for the Omakase (chef's choice), and we were not disappointed. Sushi man Bobby took us on a tour of the best local seafood (and this being Seattle, some of the freshest seafood in the US) which started with raw local oysters topped with ikura, progressed to some delicious... More 

Thank DavidM232
Madrid, Spain
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016

I've been in Seattle for business reasons more than 20 times in the last 8 years, and every time I'm in the city this is a mandatory visit I cannot miss, so it's time to describe at least once my experience. First of all, in my humble opinion of sushi lover and amateur sushi chef, this is the best sushi... More 

Thank JesusSerrano76
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

I always stick to sushi while here. I love that there are so many options with local/sustainable seafood. The sake list is also wonderful, although I don't consider myself a sake expert. The staff and chefs are very friendly and helpful. Highly recommended!

Thank Kevin S
New York City, New York
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202 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

We ate here during Seattle's Restaurant week. we ordered from the fixed menu and off of it. The sushi was well prepared and tasty, but small in portion size.

Thank SaW43
New York City, New York
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66 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 February 2016

When I say serious seafood person I mean this - my husband and I went for the Valentine's Day set menu and it was an incredibly creative, inspired, talented, and sometimes challenging experience. My husband was slightly overwhelmed. I was delighted. It was pricey but for 3 hours and 6 courses the impeccably turned out fare was worth the spend.... More 

Thank DGrae
Livermore, California, United States
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37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2016

The reviews of the food at Tamura had given me very high expectations of outstanding sushi. The prices only confirmed the expectations. This place is not cheap. The fish just tasted tired and I wasn't a fan of putting sweet potato in miso soup. I'm prepared to think they had an off-day (it was Presidents' Day after all). So many... More 

Thank Les G
Seattle, Washington
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25 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2015

I splurged a bit and went with a friend - ordered Omakase with a sake pairing... WOW. Every dish was expertly and artfully prepared. So fresh. So tasty. A generous six course adventure; each one surprised and delighted me. Even the dessert was magnificent. It was so good that we saved to come back and do it over again. One... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2968 Eastlake Ave E, Seattle, WA 98102-3010
    (Eastlake & Allison)
  • Location: United States  >  Washington (WA)  >  Seattle
  • Phone Number: +1 206-547-0937

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